SPORTELMonaco 2012 Ends on a High!


As announced today by Ms. Amparo Di Fede, General Manager of SPORTEL, the market has closed doors on another high with 2409 participants, representing 980 companies of 75 nations. Overall presents another significant increase of 20% of new companies compared to 2011!

With this increase SPORTELMonaco could fill the Grimaldi Forum with a total of 190 stands, including the new venue of the Diaghilev.

“We are excited about the new variety of visitors and exhibitors and also are happy to receive reports of high level of deals being made, even on the last days of Wednesday and Thursday” Ms. Di Fede comments.

Among the highlights during SPORTELMonaco 2012, have been the annual Georges Bertellotti GOLDEN PODIUM AWARDS, the International Symposium with the subject “Olympic Impact - What is the Legacy of London 2012 for the Sports Media Industry?” and the SPORTEL & SVG Experts Panels on "2014 technology forecast on Production and TV Anywhere”.


Overall, the reaction of all participants was very enthusiastic about the development of the new venue “Diaghilev” with the new exhibitors, proving that the new venue, in its 2nd year is appreciated and here to stay!

The developments of SPORTEL show to be taken very serious by the industry. “TV Anywhere” is the new slogan and hot topic throughout the industry and SPORTEL will deliver the solutions for all participants to find new partners whom provide technology and services to enable cost effective production and to significantly increase revenue with content distribution.


The future SPORTEL will be a complete and modern sports media business market, offering a wide variety of business opportunity for the global sports media industry. SPORTELMonaco will open doors for you again from October 14 to 17 2013!

As recently announced, SPORTELRio 2013 will open doors once more in March 11 to 13, 2013 at the SOFITEL COPACABANA. The last SPORTELRio held in March 2012 was a true sensation and the industry has demanded a return to Brazil. Registration will be open from October 23, 2012 and can be done online at

SPORTEL proves to be the No. 1 choice of the global sports media industry leaders and we thank you, all our participants for your support and look forward to welcoming you in Rio de Janeiro!