Self-employed since forever. Did guys & dogs (security), fish (food), e-commerce software and payment services. Now investor. News & Stories.
1:26 12mm 18mm 28mm 35mm 50mm 75mm 100mm 800 Afval Animal rights Apple Architecture Are you being served Bar Bizarre Blog Blokker Boek Brood BW Columns Communication Cupfinal 2014 Digest Dream lens Duitslandnieuws Entertainment Finance Financial Fisheye Gadgets Games Helden Historic History Home automation Horeca Humor iPad Jewish Jokes Kamado Koken Landscape Language Leica Living picture Lytro Maar wat is het? Macro Marketing Middle East MiniMe Nature Natuur Nutrition Ondernemerstips Onderwijs On the Move Overheid Payment services Photography Portraits Press Project 15 Project 24TS Project 28 Quick Reference Quotes Religion Retail Review Romantics RoyalFlicks RoyalMobile RoyalPics Rusland Science Society Sport Stage Startups Stealthy Startup Street Technology The day after UK Unschooling V&D Video Vis Whaling Workflow Zoranet Zwolle
Hi! I'm Roy van Veen, self-employed since forever, husband and dad. As entrepreneur I did guys, dogs and system (physical security) in the early nineties. Online gaming between '95 and '97. Fish (retail) up to 1998. Moved into IT: systems & services (1998 - 1999), e-commerce software (to 2002), middleware for retail and trade ('03 - '08) and telecom and payment services (2005 - 2014). Currently active angel investor, working on News and Stories and consulting CEO's and managers.
Through the years I've worked on plays and musicals, did a lot of copywriting, wrote columns, short stories, speeches, essays, long background stories, songs, poems and lots and lots of other stuff. A couple of years ago I discovered photography. I'm still trying to get it right, but have developed a deep affection for Leica.
Through the years I have won my fair share of ugly sculptures, mirrors and pellets. To name but a few: I was named most promising startup chief, most decent entrepreneur and most eccentric manager in telecom.