Ian De Medeiros – Founder of Brainstormee

“everything we do has consequences which create an opportunity. “

Meet Ian De Medeiros


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Grew up in East of France. Started by studying electronics until the day I discover that business was more fit to me. I moved in South of France to study in a business school and decided after that to move abroad in Sydney. All along my study life, I’ve been working at the same time in business and marketing in small businesses which gave me the opportunity to learn a lot. And here in I decided to create something apart my job to be useful and to embrace this world of entrepreneurship.

How long have you been an Entrepreneur?

8 months

Did you leave a job to become an Entrepreneur?

No, I’m working beside

What is the name of your current project / company?

Brainstormee

Please describe for us in 1 sentence your current project.

Helping startups and small businesses to grow using the skills of students and retirees.

Where did the idea of your current project come from?

I was applying for some companies and offered solutions during the interview. I realised that they have a need for new project but not the cash flow to hire for a long term.

Why do you do what you do?

I love helping people who need help. Working in order to make their dreams and wishes happen.

What’s the one thing you wish you could go back and tell your younger self?

Start being an entrepreneur younger. Life is a kind of game where you can try anything you want and create something great.

What’s the most important piece of advice would you give to someone just starting?

Surround yourself with people in the same mindset of creating something. It will give you energy and courage to keep moving ahead and not stopping what you’ve started.

What does your typical day look like?

As I’m working in a company, I work during the day and I keep working at night on my project.

If you were to start again, and could change one thing, what would it be?

Nothing, everything we do has consequences which create an opportunity.

What is the most important thing in life?

Family and people you love.

What is one problem you encountered as an entrepreneur, and how did you overcome it?

Going over people who don’t trust your project and say that it’s not viable or not amazing. Just keep going on if you believe in it.

Tell us something unique about yourself.

I’m 25 and I begin to have a bald head… Good sign ?! I don’t know !