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Amersfoort is the network capital of the Netherlands

A central location, excellent facilities, and almost daily meetings in inspiring locations. This combination makes Amersfoort the network location of the Netherlands. If anyone could confirm this, it would be ‘network-tiger’ Danny Rietveld. This young entrepreneur initiated the business platform OnderNamen here in 2008, which has evolved into the region’s …

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Bathroom accessories by Geesa travel around the world

On American cruise ships, in hotels in the Middle East, and in 2014 even briefly at the ‘Stedelijk’ Museum in Amsterdam. Bathroom and toilet accessories by Geesa pop up all over the world. Success-story, an adventure story, a dream come true: it all applies to this Amersfoort business that has …

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BAUHAUS is coming to Amersfoort

BAUHAUS is going to build on the plot next to IKEA on the other side of the railroad tracks. BAUHAUS consists of a DIY-shop, a garden centre, and a drive-in for voluminous and heavy construction material. The type of activity and the building volume make BAUHAUS fit in with the …

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Pieter Aalbers: ‘In Amersfoort winning concepts are born’

Pieter Aalbers and Adriaan Derksen are the ‘gatekeepers’ of de Mariënhof. This entrepreneur tandem from Baarn got the keys in mid-2014 and transformed this stunningly beautiful building on the skirts of the Amersfoort inner city into a successful meeting-, seminar-, and event-location. And they reciprocate to the city by developing …

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