Today Sanoma launches SanomaVentures, an international initiative to stimulate innovation and digital start-ups in the media sector. Sanoma Media Netherlands targets local Dutch digital information, entertainment, and educational initiatives.The digital market is booming with new exciting developments happening on a daily basis. Creativity is blooming while the technology is developing fast. By giving start ups access to working capital, media exposure and the Sanoma network SanomaVentures will act as an incubator. The focus will be with start ups who are past the seed funding stage and need additional investment to grow and develop their product. Target sectors are e-commerce, mobile & tablets, online video & connected TV, online advertising & marketing and e-learning & personal development.