We are super excited and delighted to announce that our foreign exchange comparison websites MyCurrencyTransfer.com and sister site MyTravelMoney.co.uk was voted ‘ Startup of the Year’ at the prestigious TrainE-TraidE Business Awards.
The TrainE TraidE award ceremony was held at the iconic Grosvenor House Hotel, Park Lane. The award follows quickly in the wake of another triumph , winning the 2012 OPP award for Best Online Service (Overseas Property Professional)
The event hosted 400 high profile attendees, including: Lloyd Dorfman (Chairman of the Travelex Group and recipient of the Lifetime Achievement Award), Gerald Ronson (Heron International) and Lord Young to name a few.
We’ve only gone and won!
Daniel Abrahams, Co-Founder comments,
‘‘ To win the award feels fantastic. We fought off tough competition to come out overall winner and as such, we’re an extremely excited office. To be recognised as a successful startup is something we are enormously proud of, and testament to all the hard work our team put in every day. We are excited at what’s to come in 2013 and will work even harder for our visitors for cheaper and more transparent currency deals.’’
Stevan Litobac, Co-Founder adds,
“We’re super excited to have won this award, and even more so that it came from TrainE-TraidE, which in our hearts is a very inspiring institution. While we have come some way to achieve this award, we have a lot of exciting new features and products baking in the oven, all with the goal of continuing on our mission of making currency cheaper for us all”
We want to say a massive thank you to everyone who has helped us to date:
Our Visitors. That’s you – the David’s, Philip’s, Jane’s and Marcia’s of this world. We would like to thank each and every visitor who has logged on to our sites. Without whom, we would not be here. We’ll keep fighting tooth and nail to find you the fairest and cheapest deals on travel money and international payments. We will continue to build better tools & features, and uncover more tips & tricks in securing good rates. Thank you for being a part of us.
Our Partners: Thank you for helping us in our fight for better-than-bank exchange rates and embracing our mission to save customers a heck of a lot of money on foreign exchange. We value tremendously the pro-active nature of all our partnerships and look forward to many exciting times together.
Our Team. We’re constantly amazed by the work you do. Thank you for believing in our project, taking such pride in everything you put your mind to and helping us to achieve so much together in such a short space of time. We’d be nothing without you.
TrainE-TraidE – An amazing organization set up to make the community more sustainable. You supported our mission from the very start, housed us when we needed it most and gave us a strong platform to succeed. Keep up the incredible work you do. Shraga, Debbie, Dalia, Mark, Morris, Paul and the whole team – you are an inspiration to us all!
Lee Cory. For constantly helping our company think more strategically and always being at the other end of the phone. The help, advice and guidance you give our company is invaluable and it’s no wonder you have built such an enviable reputation in the corporate finance world.
TechHub. There’s a reason why you are the UK’s leading community and workspace for tech entrepreneurs. From the amazing events you put on to the vibrant atmosphere you create every day, you’ve helped our business grow to the next level.
Our friends and family. The support and confidence you gave us to go out and build our company is something we will never forget. Thank you for being such an important part of all our lives.
Here’s to an even bigger and better 2013.
Team MyCurrencyTransfer & MyTravelMoney
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Some pictures from the fantastic day:
The awesome award
Picking up the award! We were so nervous but very excited!
Dan, Stevan & Phil.
Daniel Abrahams on Google +