This is another important step in getting Vdopia and iVdopia recognized for introducing new advertising features, video and mobile advertising, said Saurabh Bhatia, Chief Business Officer, Vdopia. The TiE50 organization highlights enterprising start-up companies that best demonstrate an entrepreneurial spirit in a wide range of industries, so to have them pick our company as a finalist among thousands of entrants is a genuine honor.
The TiE50 Awards recognize the hottest emerging companies in five focus segments: CleanTech, Internet, BioSciences, Wireless and Software. Last year's crop of TiE50 winners have raised over $2B in funding after winning the award. It will announce the selected 50 winners in the first week of May based on the rigorous screening and voting process which is now open. The public can vote at http://www.tie50.net/polling/.
With the superior ad platform capabilities and introduction of VDO Labs, Vdopia has come out with various online video innovations like VLIVE Technology, Talk2me Ads, Rich Media Ads, Proprietary Ad formats like Dynamic Skin Branding with Product Placement. Vdopias pioneering initiative in the online video monetization space has generated an unusual spark in the global online video advertising market. Were elated and incredibly grateful for this acknowledgment from TiE50. The challenge to be in the TiE50 list is indeed a victory in itself as the standards set in this program are cutthroat and competitive, commented Chhavi Upadhyay, Chief Operating Office, Vdopia.
The TiE50 winners will be recognized at TiEcon 2010, in Santa Clara, Calif., May 14-15.