Elephant aiming for the global market
We are glad to inform that elephant Door, won the THINK BIG competition organized by UPC Business. With this win, we obtained not only the funds for further development of the device, but also the opportunity to participate in sessions with business mentors and creators from the most well known Polish technology brands. This is the latest win for us, following Business Mixer, ScaleMeGlobal and Microsoft Continuum.
THINK BIG is a competition aimed at bold, ambitious entrepreneurs whose projects use new technology and innovative digital solutions and who are already operating on the market. The aim of the organizers is to support companies with long-term plans for foreign expansion of their products and services. Apart from the prize money, we also have the chance to benefit from the knowledge and experience of experts from UPC Biznes and business practitioners.
Radek Pallach, CEO of elephant summed up the win this way: ‘We are extremely pleased that Elephant has been recognized as the best small business with global ambitions from over 100 competitors. From the very beginning of our company, we set ourselves the goal of redefining safety. Our innovation and attitude to customer needs means we want to provide safety to the largest possible group of people. And this is the job of our first product, Elephant Door. We wanted the product to be available to the whole world. Winning the THINK BIG competition is a fantastic opportunity for us. It has confirmed our belief that our product is innovative and well adapted to current needs, and above all, that entering the global market is a good move.’
The winners were selected by a jury which included: Christopher B. Coles – Managing Director of Business Markets at Liberty Global, Agnieszka Zawistowska – director of UPC Biznes, Bartłomiej Gola – managing partner of SpeedUp Group, Beata Lubos – Head of Innovation Policy at the Ministry of Development, Łukasz Wejchert – founder of Dirlango, and Paweł Zielewski – deputy editor-in-chief of Forbes magazine.