The Bimedia group

Bimedia provides local business managers with custom solutions which develop your business, help your point of sale reach out to its customers, and facilitate everyday management.

Jean-Baptiste Pondevy et Dominique Chabot, founders
Jean-Baptiste Pondevy et Dominique Chabot, founders

OUR STORY

Founded in 2002 in Les Sables d’Olonne, Bimedia offers hardware and software solutions for managing and supervising local shops and services. This offer is complemented by a wide range of products and services which can be used to boost its customers’ turnover. With more than 6000 local shops and services, Bimedia is distinguished by its ability to continuously supply its network with new sources of income, attractive products and solutions to make everyday life easier.

AND A PROACTIVE 4.0 STRATEGY

Since October 2016, Bimedia has undertaken an ambitious strategic plan known as Bimedia 4.0. This plan is designed to accelerate the development of the business by placing employees at the heart of its success.

 

BIMEDIA GOVERNANCE

 

A financial partner since 2015, Idinvest Partners became Bimedia’s majority shareholder in April 2018. Idinvest Partners, a leader in the financing of Small and Medium-sized Enterprises in Europe, finances companies through the various stages of their growth. With around 8 billion euros under management, Idinvests Partners draws on a full range of complementary skills to support 4000 European companies from foundation to expansion.


As a member of Bimedia’s Supervisory Board, Idinvests Partners provides ongoing support to the company and its managers. Thanks to its expertise, it offers assistance with both reflection and development.

 

THE EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE

  • Guillaume Dewaël, President and CEO
  • Bimedia’s Executive Committee
Left to right: (L1) Vincent Coulet, Retail Sales Director, Virginie Dieumegard, Human Resources Director, Jean-David Ulrich, Strategic Accounts and Governance Director; (L2) Guillaume Dewaël, President & CEO, Emilie Duhamel, Finance and Operations Director

BIMEDIA IN FIGURES

Strengthened by its unique positioning and remarkable financial solidity, Bimedia is a dynamic company synonymous with innovation and growth.

DEVELOPMENT BASED ON STRONG VALUES

Bimedia combines the DNA of a start-up with the demands of a highly organised SME. Since it was founded in 2002, it has based its growth around five intangible values.
  • Innovation
  • Listening
  • Authenticity
  • Partnership
  • High standards
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Bimedia, serving every line of business

Tobacconists
Newsagents
Bookshops
Bakeries
Brasseries
Snack bars

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