DigitalRoute has been included in the top 20 shortlisted companies at GP Bullhound’s tenth annual Summit and Media Momentum Awards, which recognise the leading companies in the digital economy. The 2013 invitation-only event took place in Stockholm, a leading hub in the Internet sector and home to a large number of successful technology companies.
The awards, hosted by GP Bullhound, have become the top league table for Europe’s fastest-growing digital companies. "The Summit and Media Momentum Awards are a celebration of Europe’s growing technology sector. The Summit is designed to inspire, with some of the most brilliant minds in Europe coming together to debate and discuss the issues of the sector,” said Manish Madhvani, Managing Partner at GP Bullhound and Media Momentum judge. “Each year we talk about how high the bar is becoming for emerging companies. 2013 was no different and we were blown away by the talent and ground-breaking innovation of the companies who won each category.”
Jan Karlsson, chief executive officer, DigitalRoute commented: “we are delighted to be recognised among the leading innovators and enablers in the exciting and rapidly changing digital economy. Our products position our customers for success in this exciting new world, enabling them to tap the potential of big data and to successful manage and monetize various new and changing business models.”
The Summit and awards take place in a different tech hotspot each year. The event is free, run as not-for-profit and financed by GP Bullhound and a small group of sponsors wishing to support entrepreneurship in Europe. Sponsors for 2013 included Berenberg Private Banking, Kemp Little, Acton Capital Partners, TA Associates, London Stock Exchange, Scottish Equity Partners, Northzone, Creandum, EDBI, Vivendi, Olswang, Frog, Moor and Ballou PR.
DigitalRoute® (digitalroute.com) delivers a new approach to managing data. Our platform, MediationZone, empowers organizations to liberate the value hidden in their usage information via a unique approach that supports multiple mission-critical aspects of their business. DigitalRoute customers benefit from fewer integration points, reduced costs and flexible data management. Over 250 leading companies from around the globe are today actively using DigitalRoute technology to help meet their data management needs. DigitalRoute is headquartered in Stockholm, Sweden with regional offices in Gothenburg, Atlanta, and Kuala Lumpur. DigitalRoute is a venture-backed, privately held company.
About GP Bullhound
GP Bullhound, an international technology investment banking group with offices in London, San Francisco, Stockholm and Berlin, has served companies and their founders and investors since 1999.
We provide world-class advice on mergers & acquisitions and private/public placement as well as research and asset management to a diverse range of corporate clients, institutional investors and high net worth individuals. We are industry experts, specialising in digital media, eCommerce, gaming, social, online marketing, application and infrastructure software, consumer devices, integrated technology, telecommunication, solar, water and energy efficiency.
With a true love for entrepreneurship and innovation coupled with deep global buyer relations and have completed marquee transactions for many category leaders such as 192.com, Apertio, AudioAsics, Avito.ru, Bluewater Bio, CLX Networks, Concentrix, Cramer Systems, Funcom, Fjord, Glasses Direct, Handbag.com, Heliatek, King.com, Lastminute.de, Player X, Nanoradio, Neonode, Newbay, The Cloud, and Tradedoubler, Xjet Solar and many more.
We have an international team of 35 experienced corporate financiers focused on the technology sector, and as a firm we have closed over 135 successful transactions since 1999.
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