Innovators Can Laugh

Innovators Can Laugh

Listening to ICL is like exercising, meditating, and having sex all at the same time. (Okay, the show is not that bad). Innovators Can Laugh is part business story 👔, culture sharing, and comedy show 😃. Grab a margarita and join social entrepreneur and expat Eric Melchor every week as he engages with entrepreneurs, creators, and innovators from the Baltics and Eastern Europe in a fun and casual way.

Recent Episodes

Romanian Entrepreneurs

Virgil Stanescu - former Romanian basketball player to Executive Director of CEO Clubs International

Sept. 26, 2021

In this episode of Innovators Can Laugh, I sat down with Virgil Stanescu, Executive Director of CEO Clubs International. We discuss his career as a professional basketball player, how sports is a pillar of education, and how…

Romanian Entrepreneurs

One-of-a-kind Adventures in Romania with Raluca Jianu

Sept. 13, 2021

In this episode of Innovators Can Laugh, I sat down with Raluca Jianu, co-founder of EpicVisits. We discuss her childhood, how she created a replica of a communist-style apartment from the 80s, and how her travel and booking…

Guest: Raluca Jianu
Romanian Entrepreneurs

Vaunt - the Complete Solution for Real-estate Business Management

Aug. 25, 2021

In this episode of Innovators Can Laugh, I sat down with Irina Constantin, co-founder of Vaunt. We discuss her early learning struggles due to dyslexia, how she created and sold digital goods as a teenager on games like Sims…

Romanian Entrepreneurs

This is the Euro tech startup multi-carrier shipping software you’ve been waiting for! 🎉

Aug. 18, 2021

In this episode of Innovators Can Laugh, I sat down with Daniel Nicolae, co-founder of Innoship. We discuss his experience working on transformation projects in the middle east and Africa, his career rise at Orange, and laun…

Romanian Entrepreneurs

Acertivo: the Romanian startup and therapy platform that helps you take charge of your mental fitness

Aug. 11, 2021

In this episode of Innovators Can Laugh, I sat down with Irina Paraschiv, founder of Acertivo. We discuss how people have a big misunderstanding when it comes to mental health, signs to look for when your mental health start…

Romanian Entrepreneurs

For people who make shoe contact before eye contact - The Hush w/ Anca & Sabina Sercau

Aug. 4, 2021

In this episode of Innovators Can Laugh, I sat down with Anca and Sabina Sercau, founders of The Hush. We discuss what it's like starting a business while working another job full-time, how because of Covid they had to drast…