SAN JOSE, CA (RPRN)â€“April 1, 2009â€“iLoop Mobile, the leader in mobile technology and services for interactive mobile marketing and mobile content delivery, announced today that it will be powering interactive SMS services at the CTIA Wireless 2009 event in Las Vegas taking place April 1-3, 2009. Billed as the most important global technology event of the year, CTIA Wireless is the convergence of more than 1,000 exhibiting companies, dozens of industries, and over 40,000 professionals from 125 countries all working toward the common goal of revolutionizing wireless.
CTIA has chosen iLoop Mobile to provide text message based services and interactivity with the show attendees. A natural fit, CTIA sees mobile as the ideal way for attendees to reach CTIA for show information, or interact with show events instantly on their mobile devices, anytime, anywhere. Conversely, text messaging is the ideal way for CTIA to provide attendees with up-to the minute show information directly to their phones via text.
â€œiLoop Mobile is pleased to continue its partnership with CTIA to power the fun and convenient mobile services for CTIA Wireless 2009,â€ said Michael Becker, vice president of mobile strategy at iLoop Mobile. â€œItâ€™s a natural fit for CTIA to be doing interactive mobile services, and iLoop Mobile offers a wide range of capabilities for CTIA to choose from to interact with the attendee audience.â€
â€œInternational CTIA WIRELESS is an excellent venue to showcase mobile applications and provide attendees with insight into what is driving value in our industry,â€ said Robert Mesirow, vice president and show director for CTIA. â€œOur goal is to deliver critical information at the right moment and give attendees the opportunity to make the most of their time at the show. The flexibility and versatility of the iLoop Mobile platform made them the perfect partner for this program.â€
Following are some of the text message services and interactive offerings that are available to International CTIA WIRELESS 2009 attendees:
CTIA Wireless 2009 Boothfinder
Text the first three letters of the exhibitor name to 346337 (FINDER)
For attendees trying to locate a particular exhibiting company, iLoop Mobile makes it easy by simply texting the first three letters of an exhibitorâ€™s name to the short code 346337 (FINDER). A text message will be immediately sent back with the booth number and other company contact details for that exhibitor.
CTIA Wireless 2009 Alerts
Text BUZZ to 97577 (WRLSS)
The CTIA text â€œbuzzâ€ service provides the latest â€œshow buzzâ€ and news directly to attendee phones. Important events, news and insider info during the show will be instantly sent to attendees who opt-in for the alerts.
CTIA E-Tech Awards Voting
Text the companyâ€™s unique entry code to 868464 (VOTING)
Created in 2006, The CTIA Emerging Technology (E-Tech) Awards program is designed to give industry recognition and exposure to the best wireless products and services in the areas of consumer, enterprise and network technology. Each entrant will be assigned a code, and attendees can vote for the entrant of their choice by texting the code to 868464 (VOTING). The text votes throughout the show will be compiled with the pre-show online votes; the entry with the highest total will win Best in Show.
About iLoop Mobile
iLoop Mobile is the leader in mobile technology and services for interactive mobile marketing and mobile content distribution. iLoop Mobile makes it fast and easy for brands, agencies, direct marketers, content owners and other companies to create compelling and effective mobile phone initiatives worldwide. iLoop Mobileâ€™s platform offers an integrated self-service SAAS solution for creating and managing all types of SMS marketing/messaging, mobile Internet sites, mobile enabled Web sites, IVR, mobile advertising and many other mobile initiatives. Professional services and mobile marketing expertise are also available for companies looking for assistance with their mobile campaigns. For more information visit www.iloopmobile.com.
iLoop Mobile Contact: Michael Ahearn
VP Marketing + Communications
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