Potomac Tech Wire | Organizers Taking Applications for SPROCKIT Program at NAB Show

Washington, D.C. — The NAB Show and World Series of Start-Ups, LLC — both headquartered in the DC area — announced on Wednesday that they are accepting applications from startup companies to participate in SPROCKIT 2014, a program that showcases media and entertainment startups. Created in partnership with World Series of Startups, LLC and the National Association of Broadcasters (NAB), SPROCKIT …

Trade Show News Network | 2013 NAB Show Blends Creativity and Innovation

From large screens to small, the future of broadcast and digital media was in the spotlight at the National Association of Broadcasters’ NAB Show 2013 that took place April 6-11 at the Las Vegas Convention Center. NAB reported exhibit space grew nearly 10 percent, compared with 2012. The event had 1,600 exhibitors spanning 900,000 net …

Connect 2 Media & Entertainment | Online: SPROCKIT Wednesday Schedule

Ten technology startups will enjoy taking part in SPROCKIT, a new program that will put them front-and-center before top industry executives and potential funders. The startups taking part in SPROCKIT will be meeting this week with C-level executives and the media, as well as with experts who can help them grow their businesses. The startups …

Billboard Biz | Entrepreneurs Discuss the Future of Content and Advertising at 2013 NAB Show

The future of content creation and the role of advertising were up for discussion at “Start-Ups: Powering the Media Metamorphosis,” a panel held Monday, April 8 at the 2013 NAB Show, which featured five young entrepreneurs who have launched companies on the leading edge of media technology. Melinda Wittstock, CEO and founder of NewsiT, said …

Digital Media Wire Daily | Spotlight on SPROCKIT: Q&A with CEOs of Startups Focused on Content Management

[Editor’s Note: This is a guest article provided by the NAB Show.] Today, we’re continuing our Q&A series with SPROCKIT participants by highlighting the founders and CEOs of featured organizations specializing in content management – Collective[i], Localytics and Standard Media Index. They’ve given us their thoughts on the SPROCKIT program, the media industry at-large, some …

Digital Media Wire Daily | Spotlight on SPROCKIT: Q&A with FlixMaster, NewsiT and SnappyTV Execs

[Editor’s Note: This is a guest article provided by the NAB Show.] To wrap up our Q&A series with SPROCKIT participants, we sat down with the founders and CEOs of three featured organizations specializing in content creation – NewsiT, Flixmaster and SnappyTV. They’ve shared with us their excitement for the SPROCKIT program, some of their …