GetFundedAfrica (GFA) and Aurora Media Group Join Forces to Boost African Entrepreneurship Through Technology and Media
GetFundedAfrica, a cloud-based technology platform that uplifts African individuals and economies through technology and media, has announced a media partnership with Aurora Media Group, a media holding company that provides premium streaming services. The partnership will be executed through the media arm of GetFundedAfrica, GFA Max and GFA TV and will involve the creation and implementation of various innovative media projects.
GFA Max is a subscription-based video-on-demand (VOD) service that is available in Africa. It offers a wide range of business edutainment-type content including TV shows, movies, documentaries, and children’s programming, from both local and Africa-wide sources. GFA Max is owned by GetFundedAfrica.
GetFundedAfrica, founded in 2020, is on a mission to improve lives and economies in Africa through entrepreneurship by enabling the continent’s most promising businesses. On the other hand, Aurora Media Group is a media streaming holding company based in Botswana, providing premium streaming services to customers worldwide. Their media properties include Aurora TV, Aurora Music, Aurora All Access, Aurora Radio +, and Aurora Sports Digital.
The strategic partnership will see both companies aimed at leveraging their combined resources to undertake various projects. These projects will encompass a wide range of activities such as content sharing, co-creation and management of events, event coverage, co-creation and deployment of multimedia content, and cross-integration of access points to major offerings on their respective digital platforms.
This collaboration will undoubtedly revolutionize and explore new ways to tell African start-up stories, promote entrepreneurship, and drive economic growth across the continent.
Speaking about the partnership, Nichole Manhire, Head of Media and Communications at GetFundedAfrica said, “As GFA Max, our mission is to tell the African business success story, this partnership will allow us to share the story to the world using written, visual and audio content.”
Also speaking on the partnership, Moagi Onkabetse, Group CEO at Aurora Media Group said, As the CEO of Aurora Media Group, I am thrilled to see platforms like GetFundedAfrica revolutionizing the way startups connect with investors, corporates, and government entities. By leveraging technology, GetFundedAfrica is democratizing access to capital and creating opportunities for startups across the continent.
As a media company dedicated to promoting entrepreneurship and innovation in Africa, we recognize the importance of initiatives like GetFundedAfrica in accelerating economic growth and development. We look forward to supporting and collaborating with GetFundedAfrica as they continue to empower and connect African startups with the resources they need to succeed.
GetFundedAfrica is a cloud-based technology platform specializing in developing software that helps businesses to fundraise, grow, and tell their stories. Whether you want to raise funds ranging from $100k to $50m, scale your business or share your entrepreneurial journey, sign up for free at www.getfundedafrica.com