Ghent, 10 April 2015 – Moovly, the online platform for animation and multimedia production, has been included in the European Top 100 as selected by the prestigious Red Herring, Inc. This is the leading media platform for technology start-ups that each year identifies the 100 best and most innovative start-up companies from Asia, Europe and America. Moovly’s nomination is a first step towards making the European shortlist of 20 that ultimately are included in this global top 100. In April, Moovly will also be represented at the National Association of Broadcasters show in Las Vegas.
The first selection for Red Herring´s European ranking is regarded as a recognition for a business model that is built up around technology and innovation. The jury of experts and analysts evaluated Moovly´s change and growth potential. Via this platform everyone can make a professional animation video for themselves, online and in an intuitive manner. At the basis of the application is an extremely user-friendly cloud technology. Investors even describe Moovly as a ‘brand consumer engagement platform’.
Brendon Grunewald of Moovly on the company’s success: “Thanks to the rising popularity of using video and images on social media and the increasing video consumption on mobile devices and platforms, the worldwide online video market is growing extremely fast. Moovly fits perfectly in this trend. We are very proud to be in this European Red Herring top 100, and hope to advance further to the international ranking.”
From April 13th to 15th, the European top 100 is expected in Amsterdam for a new deliberation. Here will be decided the shortlist of 20 that will represent the region in Red Herring’s worldwide Top 100 and will be able to present themselves this summer in San Diego (US) before the international crème de la crème of technology companies, experts and investors.
"This year was rewarding, beyond all expectations", said Alex Vieux, publisher and CEO of Red Herring. "There are many great companies producing really innovative and amazing products in Europe. We had a very difficult time narrowing the pool and selecting the finalists. Moovly shows great promise and therefore deserves to be among the Finalists. Now we’re faced with the difficult task of selecting the Top 100 winners of Red Herring Europe. We know that the 2015 crop will grow into some amazing companies that are sure to make an impact."
In April, Moovly will also be travelling to Las Vegas for the NAB show, ´the world´s largest event that maps out the development, management and delivery of film entertainment content for all kinds of media. This year the theme of the show is: “Where content comes to life”, which just happens to be precisely what Moovly focuses on.
Moovly´s exponential growth is also reinforced by the increasing interest of Prezi users and trainers for Moovly´s animation technology. Many Prezi users who use its leading online presentation software appear to find in Moovly a complementary way to create multimedia content.
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Moovly is a Cloud based SaaS platform that enables any user to easily create rich multimedia content, like explanatory videos, multimedia presentations, engaging info graphs, video clips, e-cards and other multimedia content. Using a combination of images, videos and sounds (uploaded personally as well as Moovly’s extensive libraries of objects in different styles, users are able to assemble new content creations and publish them on a variety of platforms (social platforms such as Facebook and YouTube, mobile devices, television screens...) or download their content. Application areas include advertising, marketing communications, training and education, entertainment, crowd based co-creation as well as any other area where new content needs to be created to bring a message across to a target audience. Using Moovly also significantly increases a company or brands ROI by making content multi-purposable, easy to edit, update and translate. Furthermore Moovly’s secure backoffice business features make the platform customisable and skinable in line with their brand guidelines. More on www.moovly.com.
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