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  • Visiomed acquires Epiderm.
  • The West Web Awards have delivered their verdict.
  • 18-25 year olds spend an average of 9 hours per week watching videos on social media.
  • The 10 most “bankable” brands in 2017.
  • The nominations: Brigitte Sartorius, Vincent Lamotte, François Muzy-Mazza…
  • Online workshop: Co-creation: myths and realities of client communities.
    March 7 at 11 a.m., with Fanvoice.

eric-sebban-visiomed-2017Visiomed, manufacturer of connected products for medicine, is opening up a new avenue of diversification. The French, who recently presented the VisioCheck at CES in Las Vegas to equip doctors with a new data collection device, announced the acquisition of the start-up Epiderm, specializing in telemedicine for dermatology. The platform connects a patient on tablet and mobile to have a consultation with a specialist. The amount of this acquisition has not been specified.

In this market, there are other networking platforms geared towards general practitioners, such as Hellocare or MedecinDirect. Based near Rennes since 2015, the Epiderm service is available for 29 euros.

Founded by Eric Sebban (opposite), Visiomed comes in 65th place in the FrenchWeb 500 ranking, the ranking of French tech companies.

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West Web AwardsOn February 9, the actors of the Tech of the West met at Quartz, in Brest, for the first edition of West Web Awards. In total, 145 candidates tried their luck to win an award in one of the 12 categories determined by West Web Valley, in collaboration with French Tech Rennes Saint-Malo, Nantes Tech and French Tech Brest +.

The winners of the first edition of the West Web Awards:

  • Best UX Designer / WebDesigner: Audrey Rivy, UX Rennes Collective

  • Best Coder / CTO: Mathias Herberts, Cityzen Data Brest

  • Best Data Scientist / Data Architect: Aymeric Hervieu, Energiency Rennes

  • Best WebMarketer: Marion Gibert, Digitaleo Rennes

  • Best Business Developer: Yves Rallon, CHR Numérique Brest

  • Best Blogger: Stéphane Schultz, 15 Marches Rennes

  • Best YouTuber: Ronan Gladu, Lost In The Swell Brest

  • Best Community Manager: Marion Chauloux, Néocom Malestroit

  • Best CDO of a company in digital transition: Pierre-Paul Cavalié, Rennes School of Business

  • Best Startup Team: Klaxoon Rennes

  • Digital Breton of the year: Matthieu Beucher, Klaxoon Rennes

  • Best digital job creator of the year: David Godest, Dolmen Rennes

Read also: [Made in Rennes ] Wedig, West Web Awards 2017, CCRE 35…

80015For nearly 3 in 4 consumers, there is a direct link between watching a branded video on social media, and a purchase decision made afterwards, according to the results of a study conducted by Brightcove.

Another finding of the study, consumption habits vary according to age. 18-25 year olds, who spend an average of 9 hours per week watching videos on social networks, are the most active on Snapchat or Instagram. 26-34 year olds are the ones who interact the most with brands (at 89%, or 8 points above the average), and who are the most sensitive to brand videos (at 84%). Finally, those over 55 are more suspicious of influencers. Indeed, 46% say they are wary of videos made by celebrities or bloggers.

** Study conducted among 5,500 consumers in the United Kingdom, France, Germany, the United States and Australia.

For the first time in 6 years, Google replaces Apple and becomes the most “bankable” brand in 2017, with an estimated brand value of 109.5 billion dollars, according to Brand Finance. This is 24% more than in 2016. Apple’s brand value fell by 27% to reach $ 107 billion. With a top 10 largely dominated by American brands, it should be noted that the first French brand appears in 153rd place. This is Airbus, valued at $ 9.2 billion.


Brigitte-SartoriusBrigitte Sartorius appointed Head of Property & Casualty Underwriting for France at AXA Corporate Solutions

AXA Corporate Solutions, a subsidiary dedicated to large companies, announces the promotion of Brigitte Sartorius as head of damage underwriting for France. Since 2015, she held the position of P&C Underwriting Expert Coach.

vincent-lamotteVincent Lamotte becomes Deputy Managing Director at Atland

Vincent Lamotte is promoted to Deputy Managing Director at Atland. He was previously administrative and financial director.

Francois-Muzy-MazzaFrançois Muzy-Mazza arrives at Sublime Skinz as director sales representative France

Francois Muzy-Mazza joined Sublime Skinz as sales director for France. He was previously commercial director in charge of digital activities at Altice Média Publicité.

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