Linda Skipnes Strand

  • Position: CEO and Co-founder
  • Organisation: Baahdy & Birdy AS
  • Country: Norway

For many years Linda has been part of the Norwegian culture field as director of jazz clubs in Oslo, Bergen and Bodø among other things. Soon she discovered a special interest for culture events for children that led to the establishment of jazz festivals and other events and concepts for children.


Together with movie director and script writer, Aleksander Leines Nordaas, she established Baahdy & Birdy - a digital travel guide for children - that won the World Summit Awards in the category Culture and Tourism in 2018. She has a Master's degree in Media Studies from the University of Bergen. Since she was 16 years old she has also been engaged in different environmental organizations focusing on climate change.