Interview with Pomtastic

What’s your name and where do you come from? My name is Anina and I’m from Zurich, Switzerland.

How did you spot a space in the market for your product or service?I’ve checked many shops (+ online shops) in Switzerland and didn’t find anything similar

How long did you think about your business before bringing it to life? About 1 month

How did you raise the funds to start your business? From my own assets.

How do you stay informed – networking, newspapers, social media? Social media (especially Instagram), networking, magazines, Pinterest

Tell us about one of your business low-points and what you learned from it I’ve founded my company beginning of April, no low-points so far 😉

Name five qualities people need to be successful in a job like yours Creative, curious, outgoing, patient, ambitious

Do you have a business mentor? My husband 🙂

What’s been your favourite piece of press coverage so far? The post on Instagram of the book author Clemmie hooper about pomtastic baskets

Name one of your favourite start-ups Hello Fresh


Quickfire round

Apple or Android? Apple
Mac or PC? Mac
Apples for hand or melons for feet? apples for hand
Name two chocolate bars you would put together to make a super bar Snickers and dove caramel

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