Filip Smet is CEO of Lemon Companies, a young company that doesn’t make lemonade, but delivers creative digital projects. His years of experience managing all things digital and his love for innovation and technology ensure that he has a broad base from which to coach Birdhouse start-ups. This is also what he looks for in a start-up: successful projects that are created by combining the power of innovation and tech with the skills of the people behind the project.
What is Filip looking for in an entrepreneur? Passion, perseverance and soft skills complemented by sector-specific knowledge. According to him, these are the key ingredients for successful entrepreneurship.
“If you want to go fast, go alone. If you want to go far, go together.”