Elevating “The Startup Growth Masterclass” initiative, PayU takes it to the World Wide Web through Twitter



The inspiring initiative by PayUMoney; The Startup Growth Masterclass is evolving to be bigger and better, as it goes digital on Twitter, along with 50K Ventures with the special appearance of Kunal Shah Co-Founder FreeCharge. Soaring beyond geographical limits, the high impact event now takes a virtual form and intends reaching more and more people faster. The event is being promoted on its Twitter handle with the war cry #Hallabol and commences on the 15th August 2015 at 1500hrs on the prominent social media platform.
Paritosh Sharma, Head Channel Partnerships, PayUmoney, commented, “‘The success of our Startup Growth Masterclass has inspired us and germinated the idea of taking it to Twitter besides our on ground efforts. This will help create a much larger discovery platform for Startups in India amongst media and investors.

We intend to set an online record with this initiative of being the largest gathering of startups in India on twitter on 15th August at 1500hrs”

The session has been structured in three stages in terms of a duration of 15 minutes each as follows:
• Startups introduce themselves with the hashtag: #HallaBol
• Incredible folks from the media get introduced & they interact with startups
• Inspiring founders of Indian startups are invited to join the session

Following the tremendous response to the event in various cities like Pune, Chennai, Hyderabad, Coimbatore and Kolkata, PayU has reached out to more than 700 startups already across 6 cities for the online event.

These interactions will be accessible to anyone who is on Twitter. The online event is also set to attract maximum participation as it is being conducted on a weekend.payu


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