環球音樂集團的全球加速器網絡增加第8個城市

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  • 環球音樂集團的全球加速器網絡增加第8個城市

      201812/0606:26

    ◎環球音樂集團的全球加速器連結網絡隨著在澳洲墨爾本的推出增加了其第8個合作夥伴—澳洲加速器計劃(MAP)。自2012年推出以來,環球音樂集團的這個計劃已經支持了100多家初創公司,其中28家是數位音樂企業,一共籌集到超過7000萬美元的資金,創造了超過1億美元的收入和1000個新的工作機會。

    ◎在評論合作夥伴關係時,MAP的總監Campbell Walshe表示「我們非常自豪地被選為環球音樂集團在澳洲的首選合作夥伴。」環球音樂澳洲的新興科技和媒體總經理Stephen Hunt表示「環球音樂澳洲很高興與MAP合作,MAP是環球音樂集團加速器網絡的第一個澳洲成員,我們期待把墨爾本和大型澳洲初創企業生態系統連結起來,培養出下一代的音樂相關初創企業。

    ◎環球音樂集團加速器連結網絡的其他公司包括柏林的Axel Springer和Porsche、紐約的MediaLab、首爾及台北的Sparklabs、比利時的LeanSquare、上海的中國加速器、巴黎的LINCC和多倫多的The Music Den。

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    Universal Music Group's Global Accelerator Engagement Network has added its eighth partner with the addition of the Melbourne, Australia Accelerator Program (MAP) Since launching in 2012, the UMG initiative has backed over 100 startups - 28 of which were digital music ventures - that have raised more than $70 million in funding, generated over $100 million in revenue and 1000 new jobs.

    Commenting on the partnership, MAP director Campbell Walshe, said:"We're very proud to have been selected as Universal Music Group's partner of choice in Australia.

    "The opportunity to access the expertise, mentorship, industry insights and networks of a global entertainment-leader like UMG will be invaluable for any music-related start-ups looking to accelerate their growth, and we're confident this will help us attract the very best start-up talent within this space."

    Stephen Hunt, Universal Music Australia's managing director of emerging technology and media, stated:"UMG Australia is delighted to work with MAP as the first Australian member of the UMG Accelerator Network and we are looking forward to engaging with both the Melbourne and larger Australian start-up ecosystem to foster the next generation of music-related start-ups.

    " Other companies in UMG's Accelerator Engagement Network include Axel Springer and Porsche (Berlin), NYC MediaLab (New York), Sparklabs (Seoul and Taipei), LeanSquare (Belgium), China Accelerator (Shanghai), LINCC (Paris) and The Music Den (Toronto).