How it started

Babson

Three young entrepreneurs met back in 2013 as part of a Summer entrepreneurship program in the USA. As trivial as it might sound, they wanted to change the world for the better, starting with our small country in Eastern Europe – Bulgaria.

2013

USA Entrepreneurship Programme

Three young entrepreneurs met back in 2013 as part of a Summer entrepreneurship program in the USA. As trivial as it might sound, they wanted to change the world for the better, starting with our small country in Eastern Europe – Bulgaria.

Ingram Micro

We did not even have a proper website yet, but that did not stop Ingram Micro (distributor of information technology products) from tracking us down and placing the first ever order.

2014

Our First Customer – Ingram Micro

We did not even have a proper website yet, but that did not stop Ingram Micro (distributor of information technology products) from tracking us down and placing the first ever order.

11 Demo Day

After pitching their idea of paint designed to improve workspace collaboration and productivity, they got support from local investors and joined the Eleven Startup Accelerator programme.

2015

Eleven Startup Accelerator Demo Day

After pitching their idea of paint designed to improve workspace collaboration and productivity, they got support from local investors and joined the Eleven Startup Accelerator programme.

Logo

Our brand name went through numerous changes and iterations, but our brand identity remained the same – create tools that allow people to be productive and improve collaboration.

2015

CREŌ – Draw. Erase. Do it again.

Our brand name went through numerous changes and iterations, but our brand identity remained the same – create tools that allow people to be productive and improve collaboration.

IMG 6734 Interior Photography Office Paysafe Design Team Cache Atelier Photo Minko Minev

We believe environments can help fulfil our human potential and help us be more creative and productive. That’s why we rebranded as ESCREO (from Latin – “You Create”). Our vision is to be the place for all productivity and creativity tools which can help us express and collaborate easily and freely.

2015

Mission & Vision

We believe environments can help fulfil our human potential and help us be more creative and productive. That’s why we rebranded as ESCREO (from Latin – “You Create”). Our vision is to be the place for all productivity and creativity tools which can help us express and collaborate easily and freely.

Trip To Romania

We started scaling the company and picked Romania as our first international market. Close proximity to our production and familiar market meant we could be up and running very quickly.

2016

Expansion to Romania

We started scaling the company and picked Romania as our first international market. Close proximity to our production and familiar market meant we could be up and running very quickly.

30under30

ESCREO is not only a business, but also an agent for positive change in the community by supporting the local ecosystem and promoting entrepreneurship. Forbes Bulgaria honored us by picking our founders for the prestigious #30under30 class of 2016.

2016

Much More Than Just Paint

ESCREO is not only a business, but also an agent for positive change in the community by supporting the local ecosystem and promoting entrepreneurship. Forbes Bulgaria honored us by picking our founders for the prestigious #30under30 class of 2016.

London

The UK was the next step in our international expansion. We launched a UK version of our website and secured a local warehouse to make sure we were able to serve our customers quickly.

2017

London’s Calling

The UK was the next step in our international expansion. We launched a UK version of our website and secured a local warehouse to make sure we were able to serve our customers quickly.

Us Shipment Preparation

Our founders are self-made entrepreneurs – embracing the never ending learning process, experimenting and innovating all the time. Much of the time that meant that they had to roll up their sleeves and work on preparing our first shipment to the USA late in the night.

2018

First USA Order

Our founders are self-made entrepreneurs – embracing the never ending learning process, experimenting and innovating all the time. Much of the time that meant that they had to roll up their sleeves and work on preparing our first shipment to the USA late in the night.

Acoustic Desk Divider

With some many projects and customers we kept our ear to the ground and kept listening. Noise is one of the main negative factors that hamper workspace productivity. This made the acoustic category the next important growth area in our portfolio.

2019

New Product Category

With some many projects and customers we kept our ear to the ground and kept listening. Noise is one of the main negative factors that hamper workspace productivity. This made the acoustic category the next important growth area in our portfolio.

IMG 8577

The ESCREO team was never afraid to get their hands dirty. Most of the product development is done in house and we are always happy to grab a paint roller.

2019

Work Hard, Paint Hard

The ESCREO team was never afraid to get their hands dirty. Most of the product development is done in house and we are always happy to grab a paint roller.

Home Office 2

The fact that the company had to spend most of 2020 working from home, didn’t stop the team. ESCREO closed an investment round of 100K EUR to transform the company into a platform for one-stop-shop for productivity and creativity solutions.

2020

Working from Home

The fact that the company had to spend most of 2020 working from home, didn’t stop the team. ESCREO closed an investment round of 100K EUR to transform the company into a platform for one-stop-shop for productivity and creativity solutions.

Team

Whether this year brings more challenges or great opportunities, ESCREO will continue on the mission to bring creativity and productivity to any workspace.

2021

And Beyond

Whether this year brings more challenges or great opportunities, ESCREO will continue on the mission to bring creativity and productivity to any workspace.

How it’s going:

ESCREO is proud to have painted over 50,000 sq.m. around the world and work with more than 3000 customers.

The Team

Yasen Rusev

Co-founder & CEO

+359 888 220 630 yasen@escreo.com

Elena Nikolova

Co-founder

+359 883 337 390 elena@escreo.com

Iskren Mitev

Co-founder & COO

+359 887 341 813 iskren@escreo.com

Pavel Valkanov

CMO

+44 79 5859 2247 pavel@escreo.com

Dora Naydenova

Trade Hero

+359 887 932 471 dora@escreo.com

Gabriela Krasteva

Marketing Manager

+44 203 807 4060 gabriela@escreo.com