Launching well-being programme and new values for Voka

Employee retention is probably one of the biggest challenges HR managers face nowadays. But sometimes pragmatic solutions can pop up just by doing. The Chamber of Commerce in Flemish Brabant (Voka), Belgium, is one of those organisations that understands the value of people. Keeping talented employees by motivating them, cherishing their well-being and stimulate their…

Deloitte Games, powered by Herculean

“We want to bring all the employees of one department together as they all work at customer premises and don’t really know each other. They are all high performers. If everyone gets to know 10 other people during the day, it’s a massive success for us.” A very clear briefing from Sven, one of the…

We’re in. How about you?

Dubai, United Arab Emirates – 1 October 2018: Dubai Fitness Challenge (DFC) – the flagship fitness initiative by His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman of Dubai Executive Council launched last year, will now return on 26 October and run for a full 30 days through…

Engagement top priority at Microsoft Inspire

A few weeks ago I visited Microsoft Inspire, the place to be for all Microsoft partners worldwide. What’s Herculean doing there? First and foremost, let me spill the beans on one of Herculean’s best kept secrets: we’re a Microsoft ISV, an independent software vendor. Since 1999 – when we started Hercules Trophy – we have developed a state-of-the-art…

Wanted: motivated crew!

Herculean is searching for motivated crew members for her events. Are you social and really motivated? Then this is something for you! Working as a crew member is something for all ages. We are searching for a number of crew members to help us at the Hercules Trophy in Vlaams-Brabant on September 29. Besides this…

SVS becomes MOEV and holds a brand new Apotheosis

Rebranding the yearly sports reunion for thousands of sport teachers? Link a brand new name to it? Herculean knows how to do it! Together with MOEV (the new name of SVS – Flemish School sports Foundation) we organised the Apotheosis in Ghent. The goal? Educate, inspire and motivate teachers concerning moving and physical education. The MOEV project…

Herculean launches new website

Last year, Herculean won the Award for “Best Crowdfunding of the Year” in Belgium. The main feedback we received from people who don’t know us or never participated in a Herculean format was: “We don’t understand what Herculean does, but we know you are professionals and we feel a lot of positive vibes”. Most people…

The first Herculean Thanksgiving

Herculean celebrated Thanksgiving with a limited group of ambassadors coming from very diverse groups: our team, crowdfunders, crew, partners, advisors, fans, investors… The aim of the evening was to thank our Belgian stakeholders, to connect them with each other and to experiment if and how we could engage them in our vision for the future….

Herculean wins “Best Crowdfunding Campaign of the Year”

20th October 2017, Belgium – Herculean was awarded “Best Belgian Crowdfunding Campaign of the Year 2017” at Crowdday in Antwerp. The Herculean equity crowdfunding campaign was completed on the MyMicroInvest platform. A professional jury compared successful projects and awarded Herculean with the first prize.  “Winning this award is a huge boost for the whole team. We…

First phase capital increase and new Chairman

Herculean, the cooperative holding behind Hercules Trophy, Hercules Academy and Hercules Projects, has completed the first phase of their capital increase and appoints a new chairman. Founder Yves Vekemans remains CEO. The company is still 100% Belgian, while improving corporate governance and strengthening the financial basis, in order to accelerate the international roll-out of the…

Our experience with crowdfunding

Recently I was interviewed by Julie Sibille about our crowdfunding experience earlier this year. Here’s the entire interview. Could you briefly present yourself and share your thoughts about your fundraising experience with MyMicroInvest? “My name is Inge Van Belle, Co-Founder at Herculean, the sportainment and corporate wellbeing platform. Together with the Founder Yves Vekemans, I…