Top 5 Finalists Announced for Travel Technology Europe Disrupt Awards, Rich Media Exchange Included
Rich Media Exchange has been named one of the Top 5 Finalists for the prestigious Travel Technology Europe Disrupt Awards. The finalists will compete for the Disrupt Award itself at Travel Technology Europe on Feb 23. Aside from Rich Media Europe (RME), the other finalists are Airlines Technology, Flyto, Ensygnia and UnitPal.
The companies were chosen during a three-week online vote, which was open to the public and received over a thousand nominations.
The five companies will now present to a panel of judges in a Dragons’ Den style pitch that battles it out for this year’s crown. The winner not only receives the distinction, but also aPR and marketing campaign and a stand at next year’s Travel Technology Europe worth £8,000.
Expanding its presence into the UK and European market, Rich Media is an expert in digital asset management, including curation, production and distribution. With 2,000 plus videos and more than 500,000 images, RME owns the largest library of travel content available int he marketplace. It is dedicated to simplifying the use of rich media for travel marketing, RME distributes to more than 1800 media outlets and over 5,000 travel agents.
Rich Media Exchange is the strategic content partner to sister company, Travel Daily Media USA, the next generation in travel news, media and research.
“It’s really an honor to be nominated for this year’s Disrupt Award”, said Kulin Strimbu, President and CEO of Rich Media Exchange. “We are very excited to present to this year’s Panel and showcase the full capability of our technology platform and video delivery system. Everyone in our industry should have affordable, easy access to high quality videos and images and RME has a one-stop solution for those wanting to incorporate it”.
Travel Technology Europe, hosted at Olympia London between Feb 21-23 is in its 14th year, and beyond the awards ceremony offers travel tech companies two days of networking opportunities, social events and 1-2-1 appointments between attendees, industry experts and suppliers from across the continent.
The show attracts more than 5,500 of Europe’s top travel technology professionals and more than 130 suppliers. The Disrupt Awards are a longstanding feature of the show, designed to “disrupt traditional thinking” and reward one exhibitor with the coveted Award for Disruption.