PRLog - Jul. 1, 2012 - For decades, most software has been paid for up front and in full, or by subscription on a monthly or annual basis. Roozz.com has garnered world wide attention and awards by tapping into a new megatrend for SMB Software Publishers. In May 2012, Roozz was selected as one of 12 companies out of 2000 companies from global startup accelerator programs to present at the Global Technology Symposium in Silicon Valley. Roozz received the title of 2012’s second most innovative startup on the planet by a panel of Silicon Valley investors. In June 2012, Roozz received a spot in the top 12 of tech startups registered within the EU for the All Stars competition organized by the European Commission Information Society and Media Directorate-
Jesper W. Thomsen spoke with Cindy F. Solomon, Founder of The Global Product Management Talk and host of Startup Talk Radio, about how Roozz is changing the business model for software consumption.
Jesper said, "When you are trying to build and manage a truly global product and platform - no matter whether you are a young or old company - you really need to hear what people think and share ideas. For this reason - and many others - a big thanks to the Global Product Management Talk for providing such an excellent opportunity with Startup Talk Radio!"
Roozz provides a new payment model in the global package software market place. Historically software has been sold as the Full-Price-Up-
Roozz solves 3 problems in the software industry:
1.Roozz enables rental of software per hour or per day, reducing piracy and providing more people access to better software.
2. Roozz removes the need to install software, further reducing hassle and risk for users.
3. The Roozz Platform allows desktop software and games to run directly in the webpage with native performance without reprogramming the software.
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About Jesper W. Thomsen
A corporate guy who exchanged the safety and certainty of a big Danish corporation for the uncertainty, long hours and awesome fun of being part of a small and great team that is working on changing how software is used. Starting young as a management trainee in Danish conglomerate Maersk, Jesper ended up working internationally for a total of 12 years within product management, operations, strategy and b-2-b sales and managing multi-million dollar P&Ls before making the jump into the unknown to join a fast growing startup.
jesper at roozz.com
About Global Tech Symposium
The Global Technology Symposium is the leading investment conference on venture capital, technology, and entrepreneurship in emerging markets. The event hosts more than 300 selected thought leaders in business, finance, technology, and policymaking to Silicon Valley, where they share insights into the opportunities and challenges of globalization. Cindy F. Solomon, founder of the Global Product Management Talk was invited to tweet about the event. http://storify.com/
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About Tech All Stars
Tech All Stars connects twelve of the best startups from accelerators, incubators, and web camps across Europe with top EU funding sources, successful entrepreneurs, and hot networking opportunities. Twelve startups will be invited to London. Tech All Stars is organized by the European Commission Information Society and Media.
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About Cindy F. Solomon:
Cindy F. Solomon is Founder of the Global Product Management Talk, host of StartUPTalk Radio, Tools of the Trade and Product Camp Radio, and creator of the ProdMgmtTalk mobile application. She is a contributing author to "42 Rules of Product Marketing” and brings over 15 years of web, services, and software product marketing management experience at Apple, Vadem, NetObjects and start-ups in Silicon Valley. She founded a NYC broadcast advertising company and developed “Breakthrough, the Newsletter of Innovation” for Boardroom Reports. She holds CPM/CPMM certification.
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The Global Product Management Talk StartUPTalk Radio audio series is designed to showcase the people, teams and inspiration fueling startup businesses and new offerings, products, services, software, applications and innovative ideas. We want to understand what it takes to start a startup, what attitudes, actions, procedures, and passions are demanded. What propels them to tackle the problems they're solving. What did it take for them to get to this juncture, and what challenges they're facing to grow, pivot or respond to achieve product/market fit. StartUPTalk Radio is an on-demand podcast available at BlogTalkRadio, on iTunes and on the Android App as part of the lineup of Global Product Management Talk programming available by searching for ProdMgmtTalk.
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The Global Product Management Talk is curated for passionate product professionals and business owners who want to teach, learn & network about managing products, including Agile practitioners involved with developing, designing & launching products, brands, marketing, project management, and everyone who cares about the entire product management lifecycle process to guarantee successful products and companies.
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