Founder’s Diary: Farewell in Madrid

Time to say goodbye… InterNations founder and CEO Malte Zeeck talks about the special occasion that motivated his latest trip to our Local Community in Madrid. In early March, I was back in Madrid after quite a while. The reason for my visit was a rather sad one, though: not only was I planning to […]

Founder’s Diary: Chisinau & Vilnius

The first InterNations Community visits in 2014 took me to Eastern Europe last month – or, to be more precise, to Chisinau (Moldova) and Vilnius (Lithuania), where we’ve got two of our smaller Local Communities. The one in Vilnius has already grown to 1,600 members by now while there are only 600 InterNations members in […]

Founder’s Diary: Ankara

My very last visit to an InterNations Community in 2013 took me to Ankara, the capital of Turkey. When I set out on my three-hour flight from Munich, I was a bit worried about the current political situation. After all, since the original protests against the new development plan for Taksim Gezi Park (Istanbul) that […]

Founder’s Diary: Izmir

Last Friday, on December 6th, I set out for one of my last InterNations-related trips in 2013. In many parts of Germany, as in plenty of other countries, this date has a special significance for kids. As the 6th of December is the feast day of Saint Nicholas, the patron saint of children, they receive […]

Founder’s Diary: The InterNations Helsinki Community

InterNations founder and CEO Malte Zeeck visited our community in Copenhagen this spring, but now he had the opportunity to get a glimpse of local life in another northern metropolis. Read more about his trip to Helsinki below. After I’d been to a few of our Northern and Eastern European Communities around the Baltic Sea, […]

Founder’s Diary: German IT Business & the US Start-Up Scene (Part 1)

Have you ever wanted to get a look behind the scenes of famous companies like Facebook or Google? InterNations founder and CEO Malte Zeeck recently toured the offices of these and other (former) start-ups in Silicon Valley. Read more about his trip below. This May, I enjoyed an absolutely amazing opportunity to visit the United […]

Founder’s Diary: German IT Business & the US Start-Up Scene (Part 2)

After part 1, here is the rest of the travel diary that covers the trip of InterNations founder and CEO, Malte Zeeck, behind the scenes of Silicon Valley. The following morning, we enjoyed a hearty breakfast in the hotel restaurant, taking in the view of the Golden Gate Bridge, Alcatraz Island, and the cable cars […]

Founder’s Diary: Copenhagen

Recently, InterNations founder and CEO Malte Zeeck paid a visit to our InterNations Communities in two very different cities with a big international population. Right after Central America, it was time for him to be off to Northern Europe! Thankfully, my next trip involved less strenuous traveling than Mexico City. A few days after returning […]

Founder’s Diary: Mexico City

Recently, InterNations founder and CEO Malte Zeeck paid a visit to our InterNations Communities in two very different cities with a big international population. Here are some impressions from his first trip. In early April, I was invited to the wedding of a good friend, whom I have known since my high school days. Said […]

Founder’s Diary: InterNations Frankfurt January Get-Together

InterNations Founder and CEO Malte Zeeck tells us all about his recent visit to the InterNations Frankfurt Community. It has been a while since I last visited Frankfurt, either the city in general or the InterNations Community in particular. Now, however, I am comfortably seated in an ICE train on the way to Frankfurt Central […]