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Rickard Eriksson is a serial entrepreneur, social media inventor and internet evangelist based in Scandinavia.
Eriksson spent 10 years digitizing a couple of Swedish teenage generations with the world’s first modern social network; LunarStorm. In 2006 he sold the company and began to actively inspire people and companies about internet and entrepreneurship. Eriksson also spend time analyzing and digitizing some of mankind’s other needs through the business incubator SciPark and its offspring - primarily in the areas of media consumption now and in the future.
Over the years Eriksson has been awarded/nominated for various Scandinavian awards, for example Information Technology Person of The Year, Most Powerful Person In Telecom Industry, Most Powerful Young Entrepreneurs and Most Influential Trendsetters, The Swedish advertising prize The Golden Egg Plaque, The Internet Prize, Sweden’s Best Site, Sweden’s Best Online Community and Telia Surfport Award.