Hillgrove Media launches European operation


Hillgrove Media International has announced the establishment of Hillgrove Media Europe, its new European operation, and the appointment of Paul Hughes as its Executive Director.

With existing operations in Melbourne and Singapore (and more planned), Hillgrove Media is an international accelerator and consultant to New Media businesses (including internet, tele-commerce, publishing and enabling technologies). Hillgrove Media works with early-stage and developed New Media businesses, venture capitalists, internet incubators and blue-chip companies to identify and create global businesses, utilising its regional and world-wide network.

Commenting on the launch, Peter Hylands, Executive Director of Hillgrove Media International said 'We are very excited by this development. It will not only enable us to support our clients who are ready to expand into Europe, but also support our European clients. We are also delighted that Paul Hughes has agreed to join us, as his extensive experience in international corporate finance and high-technology businesses and will be invaluable to our clients'.

Paul Hughes, Hillgrove Media Europe's Executive Director also commented 'This is a terrific opportunity.our clients will be able to benefit immediately not only from our European presence, but also from our global network of offices, including the increasingly important Asia Pacific region. Our primary goal is to ensure that our clients take full advantage of all of the opportunities that are available to them, not only those on their doorsteps'.