Professional Rebel empowers frontrunners in big organizations to ignite the startup spirit. Inspired by our roots in the startup world and international network of entrepreneurs, we create programs, bootcamps and masterclasses to enable creativity, innovation and independent thinking.
Connect with the 800+ startups and intrapreneurs in our network. Their successes and failures teach you all you need to know about entrepreneurship and innovation.
The best way to change is simply by going for it. We help you test your ideas and get you experimenting.
From Lean, Sprint to Agile, we break through the jargon to get you what you need to innovate.
This is what we offer
1. Startup TOUR
A customized 6-hour tour visiting and learning from startups and entrepreneurs.
2. Rebel MASTERCLASS
A half-day session where we give the tips and knowledge you need to innovate.
3. Startup DAY
Learn from startups and get the tips during a day of innovation.
4. Rebel BOOTCAMP
A two-day fast track to innovate while getting started with testing your ideas.
5. Startup CHALLENGE
An intense competition style challenge to get your organization to make the most of great ideas.
6. Rebel CLUB (in beta)
Monthly meet-ups for innovators in organizations looking to connect and drive change from the inside out.
“I thought it was good, really good! [..] We simply need to pick up the innovation that surrounds us and I’ll promise that we’ll do that with the purchase of next year. This new generation of innovators really woke us up. We’re going to make sure that all of this innovation gets off the ground.”
“Three days of rebellious Berlin: unique finds, amazing insights and powerful meetings with people who are experiencing and creating the professional themes and developments of today. Es war toll!”
"It is refreshing to use your professional skills in a context that deviates from the day to day business, like we did during the breakout sessions with startups and Professional Rebel."
"My colleagues and me have been inspired by the new methods to make our dreams come true. The format is strong, the startups inspiring and the cycling in between gave us a boost of energy. The Startup Tour with Professional Rebel hit the bull's eye."
"The Inspiration Tour was a big success. Our clients are still talking about the startups and what they've learned. "
"We've gotten a lot of positive feedback from our colleagues, this tour scored very highly, especially on getting new inspiration. I would definitely recommend this tour to others."
“Professional Rebels' presence meant exactly what I had hoped for. With her presentation and personal advice Linda encouraged creativity and boldness among all participants. She challenged an inspired in a very natural, positive and authentic way. When I organize a new event for my organization I will invite her again."
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Our league of raging Professional Rebels
Meet MelissaKnown for her huge network & connecting people. Gives insights on what's next. Loves learning from (unusual) frontrunners. Likes to tweet, snapchat & eat good food.
Founder / Co-Chief
Meet MatsMats has the mind of a jedi. With his experience in strategy and his focus on what's relevant, he knows how to make relevant connections between our clients and the startup world.
Meet SimoneSimone has the steepest learning curve of us all. She knows how to run smooth productions and puts a smile on your face. Secret: she's also very good in taking our profile pictures.
Meet DaphneShe is our finance mastermind & a kick-ass project manager, and supports us with organizing big events such as Startup Tour XXL.
Meet RoaldRoald is our resident reporter and interviewer. With a diverse background in communications and journalism he gets to know the professional rebels and shares their stories.
Meet TommieTommie is our project manager, making sure bootcamps and startup tours run swiftly, moderating meet-ups and designing banners and flyers.
+31 6 145 75 627
Johan Huizingalaan 763A, 1066 VH, Amsterdam