Accelerator Pitch Program at NAA mediaXchange 2015
“The Accelerator Pitch contest helped us move our business
to a new level by
providing instant credibility and exposure
to our target audience,” said Matt Voigt,
founder and CEO
of saambaa, an Accelerator Pitch 2014 winner. “After the
we received significant interest from publishers, which
helped us advance business
development. It was also fun and
well-organized! I'd recommend it to any startup
move their business forward in the print publishing vertical.”
The second annual Accelerator Pitch program will take place at NAA mediaXchange 2015 on Tuesday, March 17. The program provides the
opportunity to pitch the industry executives in attendance and is open to startup companies aimed at fulfilling newspaper companies’ print, digital, mobile or advertising needs.
In November and December, media startup companies submitted entries that were judged by an NAA committee on usefulness to newspaper media companies, innovation and creativity. Decisions of the committee are final.
Below are the seven winners that will present in Nashville. These companies won a conference registration pass (valued at $1,045) and a complimentary year of NAA associate membership (valued at $2,000). If you have any questions about the program, please e-mail Sean O’Leary, NAA Director of Communications.
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