Episode 19

Emmett King And Building Businesses In US And Europe, Part II


October 27th, 2020

51 mins 2 secs

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About this Episode

Emmett King is COO and a minority shareholder at Wirtek, a publicly traded European software and electronic engineering solutions company. He is responsible for implementing strategic growth and professional development plans, as well as all of their operations.

He is a businessman from US, with over 17 years of practical experience in Romania. He loves living and working in Cluj-Napoca and has traveled to most of the regions of Romania. Enjoys a good knowledge of the country and its history, and is working to improve his proficiency in speaking Romanian.

Emmett is an entrepreneur with many decades of proven success in: business creation and startups, strategic planning and execution, business development and management, sales and negotiations, client relations, operational excellence, marketing and branding, team development, training and staffing.

He has implemented those successes worldwide, within a wide range of industries, including: software development, business consulting, training and development, international logistics, solid waste management, recycling, public accounting and auditing.

Emmet is a good friend and I always learn new things when we talk.
In this part two of our chat, you'll learn about:

  1. How to Go To Market The Right Way;
  2. Employee Stock Options;
  3. Emmett's experience with investments;
  4. Investments and how Romanians see them;
  5. What do Romanian startups do wrong;
  6. Why you shouldn't take more money than you need;
  7. How Business Angles And Investors Think in Romania;
  8. What Emmett wants to invest in.

This is Part TWO of the podcast.

I hope you'll enjoy the rest of the conversation.