CDEF Holding BV, a remarkable range of companies operating in the field of the hospitality industry and the entrepreneurial world of Internet.am co-founder of
CDEF incorporates ‘much discussed’, disruptive Blue Ocean formulas, like the co-working and meeting centers Seats2meet.com, CyberdigmaLab and the Society30 Foundation.
Seats2meet.com, with over 75 locations worldwide, has become an interactive breeding ground for entrepreneurship, inspiration, innovation, cross-linking and cross-pollination. Next to Seats2meet we have the online development lab Cyberdigma, creating our in-house software, but also smart software like ‘The Serendipity Machine’. A publishing company, Society30, completes this range of innovative ventures.
My book Society 3.0 was published in April 2011 by the Society 3.0 Foundation, creating a context for all CDEF’s activities. This foundation is a movement, a guiding light and a change agent in our ever-dynamic world. Its activities, books, publications, events and website are the visualization and exploration of the vision and mission of the CDEF Holding.
CDEF Holding BV owns three brands:
Trendwatcher, public speaker and internet strategist.
In addition of being a hospitality entrepreneur, Ronald is also an online entrepreneur and enthusiastic Web-trendstrategist. As such, he is part of the Dutch Group of Leading Trend Watchers, called Trendrede. In addition to his work within CDEF Holding BV., he works on innovation with (international) hotel chains and other service companies in the field of E-commerce, E-communication, Business Modeling, Value Networks and Organizational Innovation.