Participating as “Marketplace Partner” to further its support and mentorship of Lebanese entrepreneurs.
Beirut - Tuesday, September 1st 2015 [ME NewsWire]
DMS, which serves as the official digital arm of Choueiri Group, announced it has partnered with Wamda to sponsor the upcoming Mix N’ Mentor Beirut – Marketplace Edition event, due to take place on September 5, 2015. DMS will serve as one of the event’s “Marketplace Partner” held at the Beirut Digital District.
Mix N’ Mentoris designed to empower entrepreneurs in the MENA region and features a casual setup and free flow, with roundtable discussions and workshop sessions to engage with the attendees. Topics of interest to entrepreneurs such as monetization, engagement and tactics will be discussed, in addition to other key issues. The event in its marketplace edition also aims to help startups understand how large corporates think and how to land deals with them.
With a host of confirmed high-profile attendees from the region’s corporate circles, senior management from DMS are also envisioned to be on-hand. Their attendance will be aimed at discussing business development opportunities with startups during the marketplace. DMS sponsorship is aligned with the Company’s goal of positioning itself as sought–after mentors and promoters of innovation, in support of upcoming Lebanese entrepreneurs.
Commenting on the scope of the partnership, DMS’ Chief Operating Officer, Michel Malkoun stated that “Wamda is undoubtedly a premier platform for entrepreneurs in the MENA region, and our sponsorship is aligned with DMS’ goal of supporting innovative thinkers and doers out of the Lebanese market. We’re very excited to be a part of Mix N’ Mentor and look forward to making the best of it”.
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