"We really wanted to create Sende surrounded by nature, flowers and lots of birds"
María and Edo are travelling entrepreneurs and co-founders of Sende. María is from the social education sector and used to organise youth camps. She also worked tirelessly to help children from underprivileged backgrounds get access to the education they need to thrive in the working world.
Edo is a serial entrepreneur and world traveller. He too worked in education and always needs to keep in touch with creative communities while building new projects.
Edo&María. Sende Co-founders
- What is Sende?
- What is coworking for you?
- How did you come up with Sende?
- Why did you choose Senderiz for the project?
- How is the day-to-day interaction with Senderiz's local community?
- What are the main challenges you face in Sende?
- Can you describe Sende in three numbers? And two words?
- How do you see the future of digital nomading and coworking?
- Could you tell us more about the Cohubiting project?
18 years of treating companies and individuals that they house as their own, with a mission to create a dynamic, supportive and friendly community. Glandore has looked after some of the world’s largest companies, such as Facebook, Twitter and Dropbox. This family-owned coworking business is based in Dublin, Belfast and Cork and we had the privilege of interviewing the directors, Clare Kelly and Rebecca Kelly. We are thrilled to share their answers with you!
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