Global marketing company DCMN to sponsor Startups 100 2018

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As the big reveal of the Startups 100 2018 draws closer, is delighted to announce global marketing company DCMN as sponsor of the UK’s best-known ranking of fast-rising new businesses.

With a local office in London and its headquarters in Berlin, DCMN specialises in providing creative and data-driven marketing solutions, spanning offline to digital, to help digital-first businesses and start-ups grow on a global scale.

To date, DCMN has helped more than 180 digital brands worldwide to scale their businesses, including ASOS, and Vinted in the UK.

Established in 2010, DCMN covers the full advertising value chain: including creation and production, strategy development and market research-led insights, media buying and planning, and campaign optimisation with their proprietary technology.

Matthias Riedl, DCMN co-founder and chief growth officer, said: “The Startups 100 was the perfect initiative to get involved with because DCMN has growth in its DNA.

“This is not only because the core of our business is helping digital brands and start-ups to scale internationally. It’s also because we know first-hand the power of innovation, having pioneered performance TV marketing in Europe.

“Ultimately, the Startups 100 aims to do something that DCMN also does on a daily basis: to support the market leaders of tomorrow along their growth trajectory and acknowledge the disruptive ideas that will change the way we live and work for the better.” is also very happy to announce health insurance provider Bupa, which provides healthcare solutions for small to medium sized businesses with two to 249 employees, as a key partner of the 2018 index.

Running since 2008, making it the country’s longest running index of its kind, the Startups 100 is an entry-based showcase of the UK’s most exciting, innovative and game-changing new businesses launched in the last three years.

It has cemented a reputation among the enterprise community for identifying early-stage companies which will go on to become market leading brands and globally successful businesses.

Fast-growth companies recognised in the Startups 100 between 2008 and 2017 include BrewDog, Naked Wines, The Cambridge Satchel Company, MVF,, Purplebricks, Flight Club, and last year’s overall winner eve Sleep. projects editor, Megan Dunsby, commented on the news:

“We’re thrilled to welcome DCMN as Startups 100 sponsor and to have Bupa as partner.

“Celebrating its 10th anniversary, 2018 is set to be our biggest year ever for the Startups 100 index – with a record number of very high calibre entries – as well as a more diverse mix of submissions than ever before.

“Keep May 21 in your diaries – the date of the Startups 100 2018 reveal – and prepare to be inspired by the UK’s next big business success stories!”

The Startups 100 2018 index will be announced on May 21. Learn more about the Startups 100 here and show your support for the index on social media using the hashtag #Startups100.

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