TechInAfrica – Publiseer, the African digital content distribution platform for creative, is among the 40 shortlist for the Unilever Young Entrepreneurs Awards 2019. It was selected among the 1850 high-quality applications around the world.
Publiseer is in the running to win a place on the Entrepreneur Accelerator Program and the opportunity to pitch to a high-profile panel, a year of mentoring support, and a prize up to €50,000.
The Unilever Young Entrepreneurs Awards give recognitions and supports to excellent young innovators who address the world’s environmental and social challenges and empower them to achieve scalable impact.
Chidi Nwaogu, CEO of Publiseer, posted on Twitter about his excitement for being included in the shortlist. He wrote: “It’s exciting to know that I’ve been shortlisted for the Unilever Young Entrepreneurs Awards!”
The Publiseer’s CEO has recently won the Africa 35.35 Awards 2019—an Award that gives recognition to 35 people aged under 35 from Africa and the African diaspora who made impactful achievements in their communities.
Through its platform, Publiseer allows independent African writers, musicians, and film-makers from low-income communities, to publish, promote, and promote their creative works on over 400 partner stores across 100 countries for free with just a single click. Its partner stores include Amazon, Apple Store, Barnes & Noble, Deezer, Kobo, Google Play, and Spotify. They can monitor their work performance through all of these stores using a centralized dashboard.