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Baari awarded as the best B2B service

Published March 28th, 2014

Kärkimedia Baari has been awarded as the best B2B service in Grand One, a competition for digital marketing communication. Futurice is Baari’s principal development partner.

Baari is a digital service for media professionals. It features easy-to-use tools for analyzing and planning newspaper advertising and has received very good feedback from the end users.

According to the jury Baari is “an excellent idea stemming from knowing the end users and their needs. The customer benefit is tangible.”

“A great, new execution and a very likely potential export”, the jury continues.

Project manager Mikko Viikari emphasizes the importance of an ambitious customer and trusted partners. During the process Futurice has closely cooperated with Kärkimedia, Citat, Documill and media agencies.

“The award shows that the winners in digital world are those who operate in a determined way and really know their end users”, Viikari says.

Kärkimedia is a sales and marketing organisation representing 34 newspapers, which are all leaders in their market areas.

Read Mikko’s blog post about being nominated.

Futurice is a lean service creation company with offices in Helsinki, Tampere, Berlin and London. We are passionate about creating successful digital services together with our multinational customers. Our transparent and trusting culture has brought us success as Europe’s best workplace, twice in a row.

For more information:

Mikko Viikari, CTO
+358 50 379 7152