Theo Paraskevopoulos

Theo is Founder and CEO of GrowCreate, a digital agency with offices in Oxford and Stuttgart; and creator of Pipeline, a CRM and digital experience suite for Umbraco CMS.

A vocal member of the Umbraco open-source community, Theo frequently pens articles and speaks at events and conferences.

Before GrowCreate, Theo co-founded and served as Head of Digital at FundWorks, a vendor of reporting systems for the financial services sector.

Welcome back to Happy Porch Radio, season 2. On this week’s episode, you’ll hear from Theo Paraskevopoulos, the co-founder of GrowCreate, an agency near Oxford.

Theo shares a little bit of his background, and how the team at Grow Create have grown to become Umbraco specialists and Gold Partners. We also talk about the open-source Umbraco package that they have created, called Pipeline, and touch on the benefits and challenges of creating a product within a service-focused agency.
The bulk of this conversation is about how an agency can sell Umbraco to clients, in particular to larger businesses and enterprise. You won’t want to miss it.

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Tune in to this week’s episode to find out:

  • What GrowCreate is and what they do for their clients.
  • How Umbraco was fundamental in the early stages of their agency’s success.
  • How they developed their own CRM tool, Pipeline.
  • Why we should be thinking about the ways we are selling Umbraco.
  • The benefits of being an Umbraco Gold Partner.
  • How Theo’s framework for selling Umbraco has evolved.

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