Sandbox & Bloomberg Businessweek Close Global Media PartnershipDecember 9th, 2011 by Sandbox
From a commitment to helping young leaders accelerate their ideas to connecting them with other changemakers around the world, Sandbox and Bloomberg Businessweek share a common vision of supporting young inspiring innovators to achieve their full potential.
This partnership enables Sandbox and the members of our community to have a strong media partner on our side, while providing grants for young female leaders from around the world to participate in the Sandbox Global Summit in Lisbon on January 20-22, 2012.
“The global business community is more connected now than it has ever been,” says Elena Putilina, Global Director of Brand Marketing for Bloomberg Businessweek. “Sandbox Network’s Global Summit offers exceptionally talented and passionate new business leaders the opportunity to connect and discuss their business models and leverage them to expand the possibilities of their work. We look forward to providing six scholarships to innovative business leaders who are as charged about the future of business innovation as we are.”
“We at Sandbox are very excited about partnering with Bloomberg Businessweek and making this opportunity available to our members. With Bloomberg Businessweek’s support, we can give our members even more global exposure and enhance their positive impact,” says Nadia Laurinci, the Chief Innovation Agent at Sandbox.
Sandbox is the foremost global community of extraordinary young innovators between 20 and 30. The growing community counts more than 650 young leaders in 48 different countries.
Bloomberg Businessweek is a market leader, with more than 4.7 million readers each week in 140 countries. Drawing on more than 2,300 financial journalists in 146 bureaus across 72 countries, Bloomberg Businessweek covers the business world like no one else can.
Nadia Laurinci, Chief Innovation Agent, Sandbox: Nadia.Laurinci@sandbox-network.com