More than 1000 contributions from four countries have been submitted to the contest Galaxystories.com to be Nordics Next YouTube Star 2014. Today the winner got elected: It’s the norweigan Helle Aakesen, or HelleMyLady as she call herself on YouTube, who are the winner of a professional YouTube production and coaching from many of United Screens established YouTubers to get a kick start on YouTube.
The winner Helle Aakesen is 23 years old, lives in Oslo and works as marketing director since 1 year. She has a big interest for new technology and is passionate about social media. The jury, which has consisted of established YouTubers, representatives from Samsung as well from United Screens, fell for Helles creativity and her obvious passion for YouTube. The motivation states:
Helle presents a great amount of inspiriation in her videos. Her personality and style have the capacity to attract a wide audience, and her ambitious creativity gives her the potential for a great future on YouTube – therefore is Helle our winner in the Galaxy Stories competition.
– I am incredibly happy to have been picked as the winner of the galaxystories competition. I am looking forward to working and learning from the best, as his is an incredible opportunity that I feel very lucky to have been handed. I can’t wait to start the production, says the winner Helle Aakesen.
– The quality on the contributions in the competition has been high and it’s clearly evident that many of the creators are fun and creative, says Marko Nurmela, Vice President Marketing and Communications, Samsung Electronics Nordic AB.
– It’s been fun that we’ve been greeted with such commitment in this competition. People who run a YouTube channel know how much time and energy it takes to create something valuable, and there is constantly more people showing up with interesting and exciting ideas for the platform, says Niclas Lundberg, Jury President for the competition Nordics’ Next YouTube Star 2014 and executive producer at United Screens.
The jury consisted of: Niclas Lundberg, United Screens, Jury President and front figure in the third biggest YouTube channel Regular Ordinary Swedish Meal Time, Jonas Ring, YouTuber with the channel Sp4zie, Rasmus Klaustrup, YouTuber with the channel FifaRalle, Per Fredrik Åsly, YouTuber with the channel PelleK, Christer Larsen & Stian Hafstad, YouTubers with the channel PistolShrimps, Emma Cedell, Media Manager, Samsung Electronics Nordic, Marko Nurmela, Vice President Marketing and Communications, Samsung Electronics Nordic and Stina Honkamaa Bergfors, ceo and founder of, United Screens.