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Groupon

Groupon Malaysia
When Blink was acquired by Groupon in September 2013, she joined Groupon.
On September 9, 2013, Groupon announced acquisition of European last-minute travel app Blink (founded by Rebeca Minguela), which provides same-day hotel reservations.

Chief executive officer

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Founder and CEO of Blink Booking, now Blink by Groupon, an award-winning mobile app to book hotels last minute in Europe. She joined Blink as full-time CEO in March 2012 due to an issue with her co-founder and to be able to manage the rapid growth of the company (as stated in Harvard Business School case about Blink Booking ).

Harvard innovation lab

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Rebeca is co-founder of Global Impact Rating, startup selected for the Harvard Innovation Lab - iLab (Harvard Business School Incubator) in 2015.

Young Global Leaders

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Rebeca was selected Young Global Leader of World Economic Forum in March 2017.

World Economic Forum

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Rebeca was selected Young Global Leader of World Economic Forum in March 2017.

Harvard Business School

Harvard Graduate School of Business AdministrationBaker ScholarHarvard
She joined Blink as full-time CEO in March 2012 due to an issue with her co-founder and to be able to manage the rapid growth of the company (as stated in Harvard Business School case about Blink Booking ).

Uncork Capital

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Blink Booking got investment from tech and travel investors (SoftTech VC, ProFounders – Brent Hoberman, Charles Petruccelli and American Express Travel (UVET Italy), Radisson Hotels, Kibo ventures and others ).

Brent Hoberman

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Blink Booking got investment from tech and travel investors (SoftTech VC, ProFounders – Brent Hoberman, Charles Petruccelli and American Express Travel (UVET Italy), Radisson Hotels, Kibo ventures and others ).

American Express

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Blink Booking got investment from tech and travel investors (SoftTech VC, ProFounders – Brent Hoberman, Charles Petruccelli and American Express Travel (UVET Italy), Radisson Hotels, Kibo ventures and others ).

Radisson Hotels

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Blink Booking got investment from tech and travel investors (SoftTech VC, ProFounders – Brent Hoberman, Charles Petruccelli and American Express Travel (UVET Italy), Radisson Hotels, Kibo ventures and others ).

Android (operating system)

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Blink app was available in 6 languages, Android, iOS / iPhone and HTML5 in 8 different European countries.

IOS

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Blink app was available in 6 languages, Android, iOS / iPhone and HTML5 in 8 different European countries.

IPhone

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Blink app was available in 6 languages, Android, iOS / iPhone and HTML5 in 8 different European countries.

Festival Iberoamericano de Publicidad

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Blink Booking was advertised in Spanish and Italian TV, and the TV advert "The Lady in White" was awarded with the "Sol de Bronce" award in 2013 (Festival Iberoamericano de Publicidad, FIAP).

Forbes

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Minguela and Blink Booking (the company she started and managed) have been mentioned in the press in several countries with features in publications including Forbes, The Economist, Financial Times, The Sun (printed edition), El País, El Mundo, Il Sole 24 Ore, and many others.

The Economist

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Minguela and Blink Booking (the company she started and managed) have been mentioned in the press in several countries with features in publications including Forbes, The Economist, Financial Times, The Sun (printed edition), El País, El Mundo, Il Sole 24 Ore, and many others.

Financial Times

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Minguela and Blink Booking (the company she started and managed) have been mentioned in the press in several countries with features in publications including Forbes, The Economist, Financial Times, The Sun (printed edition), El País, El Mundo, Il Sole 24 Ore, and many others.

El País

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Minguela and Blink Booking (the company she started and managed) have been mentioned in the press in several countries with features in publications including Forbes, The Economist, Financial Times, The Sun (printed edition), El País, El Mundo, Il Sole 24 Ore, and many others.

El Mundo (Spain)

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Minguela and Blink Booking (the company she started and managed) have been mentioned in the press in several countries with features in publications including Forbes, The Economist, Financial Times, The Sun (printed edition), El País, El Mundo, Il Sole 24 Ore, and many others.

Il Sole 24 Ore

24 oreIl Sole 24 Ore – Progetti e Concorsi – Edilizia e TerritorioIl Sole 24ore
Minguela and Blink Booking (the company she started and managed) have been mentioned in the press in several countries with features in publications including Forbes, The Economist, Financial Times, The Sun (printed edition), El País, El Mundo, Il Sole 24 Ore, and many others.

European Commission

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Minguela has been a speaker at several events and conferences, among them: Harvard European Conference 2015 - sharing the panel with the Director General for the European Commission -, Spain Tech Week Silicon Valley/ Seattle 2014, Startup Spain 3.0., "Red Innova 2013"

Travel Weekly

It was also awarded "Travel Pioneer of the Year 2012" (Travolution Awards, from Travel Weekly), "Travel App of the Week" by Female First, and was finalist of 5th edition of Open Talent Award 2013 to most innovative start-ups.

Role model

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Rebeca has been named female role model entrepreneur in Spain by El Referente in April 2016.