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  6/12/2013, Tammuz 4, 5773

Israeli Wins BlackBerry Entrepreneur of Year Award


Israeli entrepreneur Gadi Mazor won the 2013 BlackBerry Achievement Award for Entrepreneur of the Year for his Nobex Radio mobile application. Mazor stated, "it was great to be recognized by BlackBerry for our achievements. During this last year we expanded the Nobex platform to support major radio networks in the world, including Corus, Kiss, CBC and many others." Mazor also serves as general partner and CTO of OurCrowd, the Jerusalem-based investment firm. Jon Medved, the CEO of OurCrowd stated, "We are very proud of Gadi’s achievement and recognition. We are convinced that great entrepreneurs make the best investors and Gadi is a prime example of that." Mazor helped develop OurCrowd's new web-based investment platform.