For all of you newer outdoor companies out there, get your application in now for the ispo BrandNew Awards to be held at ispo Winter 2010 in Germany. Deadline for the application is October 20th, 2009.
ispo is considered one of the biggest trade fairs of the sporting good industry with over 60,000 visitors and roughly 2000 exhibitors each year. The BrandNew Awards are regarded as a barometer of future trends in the industry and most award winners go on to be very successful companies.
The BrandNew competition aims to give young entrepreneurs a means of introducing themselves and their products to the market, ultimately facilitating future business. The best products will receive a booth in the ispo BrandNew Village and will be heavily promoted before and during the conference. The six award categories include Hardware Winter, Hardware Summer, Sportswear, Hardware Accessories, Style and Accessories.
So get out there an apply as it's a great opportunity! If you have or are planning to apply, drop me an email. I would love to hear more about you!