Prizes worth $20,000 (BD7,500) are on offer for enterprising entrepreneurs from Bahrain and across the GCC in a competition called the Entrepreneur’s Loudspeaker. The offer is being made by Active PR, which has started a Facebook page calling start-up entrepreneurs to submit a two-minute elevator pitch in Arabic or English.
Active PR have announced the details of a social media competition titled Entrepreneur’s Loudspeaker. The competition details will be posted on Active PR’s Facebook page, calling for start-ups to submit a two-minute ‘elevator pitch’ in either English or Arabic.
Responding to one of our previous columns on not needing a PR agency, Said Hamideh from Active PR comments on the “do it yourself” approach that often appeals to smaller businesses and feels there comes a time when the services of PR are definitely needed.
Anyone who’s helmed a successful business knows that a strong voice is a critical tool to cut through the clutter of modern communications. The art of selling a new start-up to the public in new and innovative ways via social media is the aim of the Entrepreneur Loudspeaker competition now being offered in the Middle East by Active PR.