Leading Ukrainian online media Obozrevatel will support the national round of Global Startup Awards (GSA) in Ukraine as a media partner. News about the competition, its participants, and related events will be announced on their website, which is visited by over 2 million people daily, as well as on their TV channel, ObozTV.
“The topic of innovations and start-ups carries a lot of hype, not only in Ukraine but all over the world. More and more global corporations are collaborating with our scientists and developers, preferring to keep their R&D centers here. Contests like GSA help to expose promising startups and attract international attention. We are happy to contribute to and support Ukrainian scientists and developers! ” comments Mikhail Krivda, Managing Director of Obozrevatel.
“Ukraine is known for its huge potential in the field of innovations, and at the moment it is fourth in the world for its number of certified IT specialists. It's really important that promising startups get sufficient support from the media before and at specialized events. This will give them the opportunity to develop more efficiently and attract necessary investments. Together, with a powerful media partner such as Obozrevatel, we will cultivate a number of rising stars on a global scale!” ads Marina Marinkevich, Director of Major Key, the national partner of EASAwards in Ukraine.
Global Startup Awards (GSA) is an independent international startup competition, which consists of 7 regions and covers more than 60 countries of the world. For more than 6 years, GSA has been effectively helping startups to attract the attention of large corporations, investors, experts and media at the global level. The structure of the competition is divided into 3 rounds: national, regional and global. This year, for the first time, the national round will take place in Ukraine under a new regional title: The EuroAsian Startup Awards (EASAwards). The organizer of the competition in Ukraine is Major Key, its strategic partner is 1991 Civic Tech Center, and its media partner is Obozrevatel. The deadline for nominees is July 19, 2019, detailed information is available on the EASAwards and Major Key websites as well as on the Telegram channel.
Major Key (MK), a national partner of the EuroAsian Startup Awards in Ukraine, is an international company with a wide spectrum of marketing services for leading global and local corporations and public figures. For the last three years, MK has been developing marketing support for startups, successfully attracting investments, recognition and awards such as Horizon 2020, ERCgrant, CESAwards, FutureNow, Webaward 2018, New Europe 100, JCI CYI, and Vodafone Idea of the Year.