academia AG wins Young Entrepreneurs’ Prize
Wednesday, 19.11.2008

academia AG wins Young Entrepreneurs’ Prize

North-West Switzerland’s Young Entrepreneurs’ Prize for 2008 was awarded for the first time on 18 November 2008: the winner was Thomas Marti of academia AG, the Language and Learning Centre in Basel (

The award ceremony took place at the SCALA Theater in Basel before 400 invited guests.


Runners-up were break-through AG from Basel (, Mino Engineering AG from Muttenz (, Memorems Services AG from Basel ( and Language Direct GmbH from Basel (


All finalists impressed the jury with their lively, innovative and highly promising concepts.

Altogether about 40 start-ups competed for the prize.


All information on the award and what it’s all about can be found (in German only) at