Upstream

Upstream named National Champion at the European Business Awards 2016/17

Company is recognised at Europe’s largest business competition
for its excellence, best practice and innovation

London, September 5th, 2016 – Upstream is pleased to announce it has been named a National Champion at the European Business Awards, sponsored by RSM, which recognise Europe’s most innovative businesses by promoting success, innovation and ethics in the continent’s business community. The awards, now in their 10th year, are supported by business leaders, academics and political representatives from across Europe, and this year engaged with 33,000 businesses from 34 countries.

EBA national champion award

Upstream was nominated to enter this year’s awards by RSM, thanks in part to its ability to maintain strong momentum when it comes to emerging market penetration, as well as to enter into new business relationships across new markets, taking a position of leadership in the competitive mobile industry.

Marco Veremis, CEO and Co-Founder of Upstream, commented: “We are delighted to have been selected as a National Champion at the European Business Awards. We are honoured to be amongst Europe’s most successful and innovative organisations, highlighting our position as a leading mobile commerce accelerator. Our dedication to the market, as well as investments in research and development have allowed us to stay well ahead of the curve, helping partner organisations truly understand and connect with emerging markets.”

Adrian Tripp, CEO of the European Business Awards, said: “Congratulations to Upstream, who have been selected to represent their country as National Champions. The company is central to the success of Europe’s strong business community, and has shown the core principles we look for of innovation, ethics and success.”

Mr Athos Stylianou, Managing Partner of RSM in Greece, concluded: “We would like to congratulate Upstream for being awarded as a National Champion in the European Business Awards sponsored by RSM, for all their achievements to date. We wish them the best of luck in the next phase of the competition!”

Upstream, alongside being selected as a National Champion, has been shortlisted to compete in the ELITE Award for Growth Strategy of the Year category. The Awards’ independent judges will award the best of this group the ‘Ruban D’Honneur’ status, rewarding excellence, best practice, and innovation all around Europe.

For further information about the National Champions, the European Business Awards and RSM, please visit www.businessawardseurope.com.

For more information please contact:
Lucy Westman/ George Chamberlain
Diffusion PR
+44 207 291 0230
upstream@diffusionpr.com