SACC-Friend of the month: Armstrong Film – Philip Karlberg & Johan Ring

“I bet my voice is the most broadcasted voice in Swedish Television history” Philip Karlberg tells us about his previous success in producing TV-Shop commercials and what has led him to now providing his current film production service in Silicon Valley. We are proud to have Philip Karlberg and Johan Ring, Armstrong Film, as SACC-SF/SVs…


SACC- Friend of the month: Björn Lindquist, Combain Mobile

Björn Lindquist is new in the Bay Area and has brought his company, Combain, with him to Silicon Valley. This is not the first time Björn has lived in California, he started as an electrical engineering student in Lund, taking an exchange year at UC Santa Barbara. Then many years later he returned to the…


SACC-Friend of the month: Viktor Tägil

”The hamburger is good, let´s go for two of that one” Viktor Tägil has thoroughly gone through the lunch menu to explain which courses on the menu that are tasty on Restaurant Marlowe, apparently all of them. Marlowe is a popular restaurant in the SOMA district in San Francisco. It is close to the SACC-SF/SVs…


Member Spotlight – Lars Nilsson

Last month saw the completion of a spectacular round of funding for Cloudera, distributor of Apache Hadoop software for crunching Big Data. The Palo Alto company announced they had raised a total of $900 million in equity, including a $740 million investment from Intel. This investment values the startup, expected to go public later this…