Colin Berr

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Owner, Gründer & Geschäftsführer, Mentor Lane

Frankfurt, Germany

Skills

Mentoring
Praktikum
Mentoren
Organisation von Mentoring-Programmen
Mentoring-Programm für Jungunternehmer
Gründer
Marketing
Sales
Kreativität
Initiative
California
Texas
Washington
DC
USA
Germany
Berlin
Frankfurt
Marburg
Mentorin
Personalentwicklung
Talentmanagement
Mentoring-Programm
CSR
Corporate Social Responsibility
Praktikant
Praktikanten
internationales Mentoring
Cross-Mentoring
CSR Mentoring
Gründungsberatung
Start-up-Erfahrung
Startup
Startupbootcamp
Unternehmer
Entrepreneur
Entrepreneurship
Unternehmerin
Gründerin
Unterstützung für junge Unternehmen
Wiedereinstieg ins Berufsleben
Karriere
Vorträge
Vortrag
Reden
Speech
Writer
Storyteller
Video
Film
Cinematography
Filmmaker
Crowdfunding

Timeline

Professional experience for Colin Berr

  • Current 1 year and 9 months, since Jan 2020

    Co-Initiator

    100 Macher

    Deutschland's größtes digitales Gipfeltreffen mit den spannendsten Köpfen der Gründerszene. Am 20.März geht unter der Webadresse „www.100-macher.de“ eines der außergewöhnlichsten Gipfeltreffen des Jahres an den Start. 100 der spannendsten Köpfe der deutschen Gründerszene geben sich hier ein digitales Stelldichein und berichten in jeweils 10-minütigen kostenlos abrufbaren Video-Interviews über Strategien, Erfahrungen und Erfolge rund um das Thema Unternehmensgründungen.

  • Current 4 years and 2 months, since Aug 2017

    Innovation Advisor

    Robert Bosch Startup GmbH

    The platform for start-ups and an open space for entrepreneurs inside of Bosch. As Robert Bosch once said: “What works in theory doesn’t always work in the field – The idea alone doesn’t count.” The idea is not enough. In this spirit the grow platform was born. We empower people to transform entrepreneurial spirit, freedom and ability into new Bosch business.

  • Current 5 years and 7 months, since Mar 2016

    Chief Ninja

    Colin Berr Consulting

    • Startup, project management and communications consulting for innovative companies in Germany • Customer Examples: FastBill GmbH, firma.de Firmenbaukasten AG, Dynacrowd GmbH, SaveDroid AG, Pioniergeist GmbH

  • Current 7 years and 3 months, since Jul 2014

    Curator FrankfurtRheinMain

    Startup Digest

  • Current 7 years and 3 months, since Jul 2014

    Co-Editor

    Rhein-Main Startup Magazin

  • Current 7 years and 8 months, since Feb 2014

    Gründer & Geschäftsführer

    Mentor Lane

    Obwohl viele Menschen Ziele und Visionen vor Augen haben, genießen nur wenige die menschliche Unterstützung diese zu erreichen. Das wollen wir ändern. Jeder Mensch sehnt sich nach einer Person, die an Ihn glaubt. Dafür stehen wir. Gemeinsam gesteckte Ziele erreichen. Aufstrebende Menschen mit erfahrenen Persönlichkeiten zusammen bringen – das ist unser Schlüssel zum Erfolg.

  • 3 months, Jun 2013 - Aug 2013

    Intern Coordinator

    International Trade Administration (U.S. Department of Commerce)

    • Founded and directed ITA-wide intern network, linking 75 colleagues via speaker series, think tank tours, and networking events • Supporting research and write-ups on US-EU Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership Negotiations, Market Development Cooperation Program in Brazil, and Intl. Cold Chain Logistics • Video production for publication on ITA blog promoting activities of International Trade Administration

  • 3 months, Sep 2012 - Nov 2012

    Public Relations / Marketing / Event Organization

    Startupbootcamp

    Organization and PR for Startupbootcamp, a 3 month acceleration program that focuses on exposing and connecting startups to its expanding community of top-level mentors and advisors. Startups in the programs get seed funding, free co-working space with other startups, and various services from sponsors.

  • 4 months, Feb 2012 - May 2012

    Chairman

    Georgetown City Charter Review Committee

    Nominated by district representative Rachel Jonrowe to represent District 6 on Charter Review Committee Unanimously elected chairman of committee Committee is responsible for evaluating proposed amendments to the City Charter, then presenting recommendations to the City Council in May.

  • 9 months, Sep 2011 - May 2012

    Editor of Academic Papers

    Southwestern University

    Edit student papers at the Southwestern University Writing Center, working 3 hour shifts two to three times a week.

  • 9 months, Sep 2011 - May 2012

    Founder and Community Leader

    Public Transit Campaign for Georgetown Community

    - Founded and led movement to provide Georgetown, TX with better public transit options. - Coordinated with top university officials, city council members, transportation specialists, and community leaders. - Presented to City Council on benefits of better public transit. - Successful in securing additional bus stop directly at the university and better routing to Austin. - Initiated negotiations with Enterprise Rent-a-Car to provide Car Leasing on campus for better ride sharing.

  • 9 months, Sep 2011 - May 2012

    Volunteer

    Best Buddies International

    Worked with mentally and developmentally challenged children within Best Buddies International, a global nonprofit to help people with disabilities.

  • 6 months, Mar 2011 - Aug 2011

    International Student Counselor

    Phillips-Universität Marburg

    Worked in team of counselors to create and implement week-long orientation session for incoming international students to Philipps-Universität Marburg, Germany Assisted students throughout the year with any questions/difficulties.

  • 3 months, Feb 2011 - Apr 2011

    Intern in the Departments of Interregional Partnerships and Legal Guidance

    Landtag Rheinland-Pfalz

    Interned with the Legal Guidance Department and the Department of Interregional and European Partnerships Translated government website portions into international English version Helped coordinate reception and one-week stay for Rwanda Delegation Delivered speech in Parliament on the important of transnational partnerships Experienced and participated in state election activities

  • 3 months, May 2010 - Jul 2010

    Journalist

    The Auburn Journal

    Wrote editorials for regional paper in Northern California Foothills Published 23 articles on a variety of topics, some republished in neighboring papers Reported CA Primary election results for Placer County at regular intervals to the Associated Press

  • 4 months, Feb 2010 - May 2010

    Career Services Associate

    Southwestern University Career Services

    Peer career advisor • Seek out and contact recent graduates to offer career services and collect data on post-graduate pursuits • Accurately record data in MS Access

Educational background for Colin Berr

  • 2 months, Jun 2013 - Jul 2013

    Institute of Economics and International Affairs

    George Mason University

    International Economic Policy American Foreign Policy

  • 11 months, Oct 2010 - Aug 2011

    International Relations, Sociology

    Phillips Universität Marburg

    Globalization German History European Union (EU) Political Science Comparative Politics

  • 3 years and 10 months, Aug 2009 - May 2013

    International Relations, Business, Communications

    Southwestern University

    Political Science American Politics International Relations Political Theory Comparative Politics Entrepreneurship Business Marketing Global Communication Strategic Management Economics Media and Culture German French

Languages

  • English

    First language

  • German

    Fluent

  • French

    Intermediate

Wants

Mentor
Mentorin
Mentoring
Mentee

Interests

Cycling
Surfing
Filmmaking
Guitar
Photography
Entrepreneurship and Startups
International Travel
Couchsurfing
Hitchhiking
Music
Running
Walking
Writing
Reading
Classic Films

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