– Media Company Partners with Startup Program to Promote Entrepreneurs and Innovation –

WASHINGTON, D.C. — NAB Show and Univision Communications Inc., the leading media company serving Hispanic America, today announced that it has joined SPROCKIT 2014 as a founding corporate member. Through this partnership, Univision will play an active role in the startup program that brings together entrepreneurs and industry leaders to spur innovation in media and entertainment. Read More

SPROCKIT has announced it is now accepting applications for the NAB 2014 show, taking place April 5-10, 2014 in Las Vegas, NV. There announcement says:

SPROCKIT will showcase up to 30 market-ready companies at the NAB Show in Las Vegas, April 5-10, 2014. At the NAB Show, inside the SPROCKIT  “Hub,”companies have dedicated space to showcase their products and technologies. Each SPROCKIT company presents on-stage in front of NAB Show attendees, and has access to private corner-office suites, in the SPROCKIT , for one-on-one meetings with leading executives.  Additionally, there is a SPROCKIT Awards Ceremony and VIP Reception. Read More

Washington, D.C. — The NAB Show and World Series of Start-Ups, LLC — both headquartered in the DC area — announced on Wednesday that they are accepting applications from startup companies to participate in SPROCKIT 2014, a program that showcases media and entertainment startups. Created in partnership with World Series of Startups, LLC and the National Association of Broadcasters (NAB), SPROCKIT is supported by Springboard Enterprises,New Vantage Group, and other organizations. “SPROCKIT takes the most innovative, market-ready startups and provides front-and-center visibility and fosters relationships with industry icons,” said Harry Glazer, founder and CEO of World Series of Start-Ups LLC.