The rating of Ukrainian Startups 2012 has been started on November 22, 2012, which purpose is to give experts an opportunity to share their experience with other market participants, show the most promising projects and assess their performance.
The rules of the Rating 2012 were changed, so only two nominations were saved: Best Ukrainian Start-up and Person of the Year. Experts will interview start-ups and the results of their surveys will be published after the official announcement of results of the Rating at iForum 2013 on the web-site of the Rating’s partner Expertorama.com. The survey of experts will take place in the period from the 10th of January to the 15th of March, 2013.
The rating was first held in 2009 at the initiative of the BVU Group co-founder Denis Dovgopoliy. The rules of the Rating were refined in 2011 considering experts’ reviews, and the Rating became annual.
Denis Dovgopoliy, the official organizer of the ratings, says that the interest of leading representatives of the market in this project shows that the market has grown over the past seven years and begun to realize its potential.
The support of the initiative of the Association of E-Commerce in Ukraine (AECU) together with TrustedShops to conduct the first Ukrainian awarding ceremony of the e-commerce market players Ukrainian E-commerce Awards was also announced.
The event is supported by Chernovetskyi Investment Group and IMENA.ua company that are the title sponsors; PGKGroup, Privatbank, AVentures Capital and Terrasoft company are also the sponsors of the event.