PIABO expands its customer base in Silicon Valley

PIABO, Europe´s leading PR agency of digital economies continues on its growth path. The Berlin agency is continually expanding their existing client portfolio with GitHub, the world´s largest online service in software development, and technology platform Stripe, which developers use for the establishment of online enterprises. In this way, the agency is consolidating its position as one of the first contact person for US technology companies on the european market – in particular, Silicon Valley

The goal is the establishment, positioning and strengthening of both brands on the german-speaking market (GER/AT/CH).

With GitHub, PIABO has won the world´s largest online service in software development.

Founded in 2007, GitHub has become the first company to establish a web-based version control system, that significantly simplifies the cooperation on software projects.

The San Francisco based company currently has more than 15 million registered users and hosts over 38 million software projects. PIABO is responsible for the press work of GitHub in the entire DACH-region. These included in particular the communication regarding company activities from the german-speaking market, the positioning of the top-level management in technology medias named as experts for the topic software development, as well as developer relations in general.

Since start of the year, Stripe is becoming an important customer as one of the world´s fastest growing companies. Since 2011, the company provides a technology platform, which developers use to build up online companies.

Thousands of enterprises – from start ups to Fortune 500 corporations – already rely on the Stripes software tools in order to process payment transactions, to expand internationally and to open up new business segments.

Since the foundation in 2010 by the Irish brothers John and Patrick Collison, Stripe promotes actively the development of e-commerce, enables new business models and processes payments for many of the world´s most innovative companies. Among them, there are companies like Deliveroo, Monzo, Kickstarter, Shopify, Salesforce and Twitter. PIABO assists Stripe communicatively by launching on the German market. Furthermore PIABO helps to build the Stripe brand in this country, positions the top-level management of the DACH-region in the target media and places the company actively on events and meet ups.

“We are delighted that so many companies of the Silicon Valley feel confident with our expertise and work. My employees and I regularly visit he USA to provide the best possible service that we can to our clients here on-site. In addition, we are the undisputed communication partner for companies of the Silicon Valley. A large number of brands have confidence in PIABO, once it is launched in Europe. Additionally, we formed ourselves in terms of german businesses, that are open for innovative PR-strategies spurred by the success of Silicon Valley.“, states Tilo Bonow, Founder and CEO of PIABO.