NEW YORK, April 3, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- SevenVentures, the investment arm of Germany`s largest TV broadcaster, is bringing its most rewarding competition for businesses, SevenVentures Pitch Day (7VPD), to DLD NYC for the very first time.
7VPD is on the hunt for innovative consumer goods companies with physical products who are successfully established in the U.S. market and ready to expand into the German market. As a prize, SevenVentures is providing a full-service media package composed of a professional TV commercial and 300K Euros TV advertising spend on ProSiebenSat.1 Group's 7 channels. The NYC winner will also join the main SevenVentures Pitch Day at the DLD Berlin conference in October 2017 with the chance to win an additional $300 million in advertising spend.
Three finalists will compete live on stage at DLD NYC on May 11,, 2017. These representatives will be given the opportunity to pitch their companies in front of a highly-regarded jury and audience of entrepreneurs and business owners.
"In an accelerated world, well established companies should not miss the right moment to expand their business to Germany as a bridgehead and then throughout Europe. The 7VPD is the perfect accelerator for this expansion," said Florian Pauthner, CEO of SevenVentures.
According to Julien de Préaumont, Chief Marketing Officer and winner of the 7VPD in 2015, "Winning SevenVentures Pitch Day was a great opportunity for Withings. We competed against four other amazing health & fitness companies and won! The TV campaign has given us the chance to talk about connected health to a wider audience. Thanks to SevenVentures, we were able to reinforce our leadership in the connected scale market in Germany."
United States based companies can apply to win at www.sevenventures.de by April 19, 2017.
As the investment arm of the ProSiebenSat.1 Group, SevenVentures is the leading TV media investor worldwide and the ideal partner for fast-growing B2C companies, particularly in the consumer goods, retail, and services sector, with the potential to achieve sustainable success through the use of TV advertising. SevenVentures also supports companies seeking international growth with media power, capital, and all the other services of the ProSiebenSat.1 Group.
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