Partnership nets Flycell subscribers exclusive mobile content from famed Brazilian soccer teams Corinthians, Flamengo, and EC Bahia
NEW YORK – MobilityWire® – May 4, 2010
Flycell, Inc. (www.flycell.com), the innovative mobile and online media and entertainment company, announced today an exclusive, first of its kind mobile content partnership with Brazilian digital communications company Grupo DB4, Inc. Under this deal Flycell has exclusive rights over original mobile content and video for three of the most popular soccer clubs in Brazil: EC Bahia, Flamengo , and 2009 Brazil’s Cup Champion and undefeated 2009 Sao Paulo State Champion, Corinthians. All Flycell Brazil subscribers will have access to this exclusive content and the company will also create team-centric mobile services and promotions.
Flycell brings its international mobile content distribution and marketing framework expertise to the Bahia, Flamengo, and Corinthians Mobile Services for an exclusive mobile service unlike any other offered in Brazil. Brazilian fans can visit http://www.flycell.com.br to subscribe to these mobile services today.
“Soccer is huge in Brazil and Brazilian soccer fans are among the most passionate sports fans on earth,” said Alberto Montesi, CEO of Flycell. “With a cell phone in nearly every pocket and purse in Brazil, fans are hungry for a service like Flycell’s that will bring them exclusive information, images, and video of their sports idols, right to their phones. Flycell is the only service where mobile users will find this exclusive content, from ringtones featuring their favorite players’ voices to breaking news alerts and goal videos.”
The subscription costs R$4.99 for Brasil Telecom, Claro, Oi and Vivo customers or R$5.99 for TIM customers and includes exclusive Corinthains, Flamengo, and EC Bahia team and player mobile alerts, videos, news, voicetones, wallpapers, and goal and game highlights. Exclusive voice clips, images and videos of the teams training, traveling, and playing are sure to be a hit with fans. The service will include mobile content for fans’ favorite stars including Ronaldo, Zѐ Roberto, Adriano, and Bebeto.
Flycell, Inc. is a leading mobile and online media and entertainment destination. Flycell lets people from all walks of life personalize their phones with the mobile content that reflects their own unique tastes in entertainment, sports, games and more. The company partners with media companies and mobile network operators globally that utilize Flycell’s cutting edge multimedia applications and services. Headquartered in New York, N.Y. and launched in 2004, Flycell is a wholly-owned subsidiary of wireless services company Acotel Group (MIL: ACO).
For more information concerning Flycell visit: http://www.flycell.com/corporate.
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