- Over 200 software developers and startup founders competed in the contest, more than 70.000 business customers voted for the best apps
- MiniCRM wins the Special Best International App prize: Telekom partnership in Czech Republic, Croatia, Hungary, Poland, Romania and Slovakia
- Ziteboard wins the Special Best Startup prize: An investment proposal of up to €80,000 by Incubator hub:raum Krakow
Deutsche Telekom is happy to announce the winners of the international “Business Wall of Fame” contest: MiniCRM was chosen to be the best international app concept simplifying the work of small and mid-sized businesses (SMBs). MiniCRM offers its users the ultimate set of Sales and Marketing tools. “Our users can for example set up and quickly filter a customer database as well as send out particular information to the target group in just a few clicks” explains Norbert Lesko, CEO of MiniCRM Inc.
“We are happy to announce that MiniCRM will be integrated into our Business Solution Portfolio in Czech Republic, Croatia, Hungary, Poland Romania and Slovakia with reach up to 1,3 million entrepreneurs. This partnership perfectly fits into our strategy especially to Win with partners and Lead in business pillars” says Claudia Nemat, Board Member Europe and Technology at Deutsche Telekom. Moreover the developers of the best international app got invited to T-Lab Berlin, featuring innovation showcases and possible cooperation deals.
The winner of the second category of the Business Wall of Fame Contest as the best startup is the Ziteboard app . Ziteboard app is a browser-based and thus available for any device solution for interactive presentations and visual collaboration.
Its’ developers receive an investment proposal of up to €80,000 from hub:raum Krakow. They were also invited by T-Labs to the “Long Night of Startups” held at international fare IFA.
The Business Wall of Fame contest, Deutsche Telekom’s first multinational business campaign, aimed on finding innovative business apps that simplify work for small and midsized businesses (SMBs). The international campaign started in April and was running in six countries: Czech Republic, Croatia, Hungary, Poland, Romania and Slovakia. Over 200 developers uploaded their business app concepts in the first phase of the contest on a central website. In a second phase over 70,000 local. Local SMBs helped together with Deutsche Telekom’s expert juries to choose the best national, best international and best startup national apps.
For more information about the contest, participation, voting, terms and conditions please visit: www.wallofbusiness.com
About Deutsche Telekom Deutsche Telekom is one of the world’s leading integrated telecommunications companies with over 142 million mobile customers, 31 million fixed-network lines and more than 17 million broadband lines (as of December 31, 2013). The Group provides fixed network, mobile communications, Internet and IPTV products and services for consumers and ICT solutions for business customers and corporate customers. Deutsche Telekom is present in around 50 countries and has approximately 229,000 employees worldwide. The Group generated revenues of EUR 60,1 billion in the 2013 financial year – more than half of it outside Germany.