"WeMeMove's real-time coach works and is very easy to use. I hope to be able to contribute to the company's expansion, while simultaneously using WeMeMove to become a far better skier," Jane Walerud said during a lecture at Umeå Tech Arena.
Swedbank kastar sig in i jakten på nästa generations fintech-stjärnor. Tillsammans med affärsängeln Jane Walerud och acceleratorn Sting ska storbanken nu vaska fram guldkornen bland företagsidéerna.
Lotte Department Store, a major Korean retailer, will today implement a new 3D foot scanner at its flagship store in Myeongdong, giving shoppers quick and accurate measurements for custom shoe orders. The 3D scanner, made by Volumental, will be introduced to other locations from July 29 2016.
15 years ago, Jane Walerud and her co-founder sold their tech company Blue Tail for $185 million (1.5 billion SEK). She then became one of Sweden’s most successful angel investors with early investments in companies like Klarna and Lensway. She has had an average return on investment of 60 percent per year.
But in 2010 Jane Walerud started her second company with a new team. Teclo Networks and developed a technology that radically increases the speed of mobile broadband.
3Ders.org: 25-year-old Caroline Walerud was recently added to Forbes’ renowned 30 under 30 for her innovative workdeveloping 3D foot scanners and has also made it onto our list of inspiring women for her dedication to 3D scanning technologies and innovations. Walerud is the co-founder of Stockholm-based startup Volumental, which is using 3D scanning technologies to find the perfect fit for shoe-shoppers. Excitingly, the company recently made a deal with U.S. retailer Nordstrom to implement their 3D foot scanning system, and will soon branch out into their second phase of 3D facial scanning for opticians and eyewear brands.