Press Releases

2018 | 2017 | 2016


09 August 2018

Winners of the Kids-friendly Business Award 2017 are named by

On 10 August 2018, announced 28 winners of its annual Kids-friendly Business Award. This international award recognizes companies, which have launched new or improved existing services for families with children in the past year. Winners of 2017 are from four countries: Finland, Lithuania, Kazakhstan and Russia. The award was founded by the editorial team of and back in 2010. Winners are selected by editors, based on their expert knowledge of the market and a unique database of kids-friendly organizations.

24 April 2018

Kids Friendly Media Oy Selected for Think Accelerator Program in Helsingborg, Sweden

March 2018, Espoo - Kids Friendly Media Oy, developer of, the world's first global online marketplace for kids-friendly services, is proud to announce that the company has been selected for the Think Accelerator Program in Sweden.


09 March 2017 named 38 Winners of the Kids-friendly Business Award 2016

On 9 March of 2017, announced 38 winners of the seventh annual Kids-friendly Business Award. The award recognizes companies, which have launched new, or introduced major improvement to existing kids-friendly services in the past year. Laureates of 2016 came from three countries: Finland, Ukraine, and Russia and over two dozen cities.


04 June 2016

A Finnish company takes 2nd place at Women Startup Competition Europe

On Saturday, June 4th 2016, the third Women Startup Competition took place in Budapest, Hungary. Out of over 150 applicants from all over Europe, an online jury selected a shortlist of 12 startups led by women. After a 5-day-long intensive training in Budapest and live 2-minute pitches at Demo Day, four winners were selected by a panel of nine judges. The Finnish startup Kids Friendly Media Oy got second place in the competition with its project.

28 May 2016

The second Kids Friendly World Festival takes place in Finland

Finland, May 28, 2016 - the second Kids Friendly World Festival - a free international event for families with children - took place in Finland, at the Sirius Sport Resort (municipality of Pyhtää). A dozen of kids-friendly companies from Finland and Russia participated in the festival, serving its 800 guests.

17 February 2016

The Kids Friendly Business Award 2015 has been granted to 49 companies from Russia, Ukraine, Finland and Estonia

49 winners from four countries and more that 20 cities were announced at the sixth annual Kids Friendly Business Award ceremony, which took place on February 17th 2016, at the Sirius Sport Resort (Finland, Pyhtää).