Author: Rasmus Falck

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Rasmus Falck is a strong innovation and entrepreneurship advocate. The author of “What do the best do better” and “The board of directors as a resource in SME,” he received his masters degree from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. He currently lives in Oslo.
Fjong winners

Rent clothes; reduce waste

Sigrun Syverud, 32, founded the future-oriented technology company Fjong Norge AS. On March 8, she won the Female Entrepreneur of the Year award.

Black Hornet up

In January, 2019, FLIR Systems awarded a $39.6 million order to deliver Black Hornet personal reconnaissance systems in support of the U.S. Army.

Olav Thon Entrepreneur of the Year

Olav Thon, named the 2018 Entrepreneur of the Year, is one of Norway’s wealthiest men. and the 198th richest man in the world according to the Forbes list.

Young entrepreneurs

Six Norwegian engineering students developed EasyZeek, a tool to help repair people find objects in walls and roof panels before they drill.

Douchebags™

Different Douchbags: The world’s lightest ski bag was created by the startup Douchebags™, the 2018 Gazelle of the Year winner in Oslo.

lifeboat

The world’s largest lifeboats

As of 2018, all ships of the Royal Caribbean Cruise Lines’ Oasis class rank as the world’s largest passenger ships. The Schat-Harding group has been delivering the largest lifeboats to them since 2010. The design behind the lifeboat of today goes back to the inventor Ole Brude, who was born in 1880 in Ålesund.