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Jeddah Governor honors “Jabal Omar” for sponsoring Startup Saudi Arabia Forum
Prince Mishal bin Majed, Jeddah Governor, has honored Jabal Omar Development Company (JODC) for sponsoring the Startup Saudi Arabia Forum 2018. CEO Yasser Al-Sharif received the plaque on behalf of the company.
The sponsoring of this event comes in line with JODC committed belief in serving the community and supporting startup businesses that offer services related to the hospitality industry and management of commercial centers. The company attaches a great priority in developing and honing the skills of outstanding Saudi cadre.
Jabal Omar collaborates with the startup businesses to set up a platform linking all entrepreneurs with one another and giving them an opportunity to market their services and products to customers and play an efficient role in improving and enriching the experience of visitors, pilgrims and Umrah performers.
The company’s strategy aims to develop the business of startups, enhance their role in strengthening the national economy and supporting the knowledge-based economy and regional leadership. It also focuses on expanding the productivity of startups and creating an environment conducive to creativity and knowledge as well as technological innovation.
The forum connects entrepreneurs with investors to develop their businesses and help them contribute to supporting the national economy.