SOURCE: Asurion Mobile Applications

Asurion Mobile Applications

September 30, 2009 07:15 ET

Asurion Mobile Applications GM to Present at CTIA Wireless IT & Entertainment 2009

Steve Pretre to Participate in Panel Discussion on Integrating Valuable Information Onto Mobile Devices to Enhance Mobile Interaction and Relationships

SAN MATEO, CA--(Marketwire - September 30, 2009) - Asurion Mobile Applications, the leading provider of people-centric mobile applications, today announced general manager Steve Pretre will participate on a mobile applications panel track at CTIA Wireless IT & Entertainment 2009 focused on integrating valuable information onto your mobile device. Social networks, email, messaging and blogs have all become an important part of today's culture and the core of the social communications framework. The panel will address the need for new solutions to integrate these highly valued social framework components to enhance productivity and usability of mobile interaction.


Steve Pretre will join a panel of several mobile industry leaders, including:

Steve Brumer -- president and CEO, Wireless Rain  (moderator)
Jonathan Bulkeley -- CEO, Scanbuy
Robert Elliott -- chief marketing officer, Smith Micro Software
Pat McCarthy -- vice president of Global Marketing, Telcordia Technologies


Steve Pretre, general manager of Asurion Mobile Applications, is among the panel participants for CTIA Wireless IT & Entertainment 2009's "Information -- Seamlessly Integrating Valuable Info onto Mobile" session. Steve will weigh in on the importance of creating a structured social communications framework and cutting through the chatter of today's vast social media world. He will discuss how improving the way we receive information from our network of friends will enhance the overall mobile communications experience and will drive deeper, more meaningful relationships.


CTIA Wireless IT & Entertainment 2009
San Diego Convention Center
Room 29A


October 7, 2009
2:30 - 3:45 PM PT

About Asurion

Asurion is the leading provider of enhanced services to the wireless industry. Asurion's success is built on a foundation of shared values with clients -- quality service, relationships, integrity, and financial strength. Offerings include Roadside Assistance Services, Handset Insurance Services, Warranty Management and Equipment Maintenance Services, Debt Protection, and Mobile Applications. Asurion serves millions of customers through its relationships with leading wireless carriers in North America and Asia. For additional information about Asurion, visit

About Asurion Mobile Applications

Asurion Mobile Applications (AMA) is the leading provider of people-centric mobile applications that connect users with the information they need, driving deeper relationships. AMA technologies are specifically designed for consumers that want smart, convenient and user-friendly mobile communications. Founded in 2006 and headquartered in San Mateo, CA, AMA is a privately held and wholly owned business unit of Asurion, Inc., the global leader in technology protection services. Millions of "on the go" users have experienced AMA's next-generation technologies though carrier-branded solutions and direct to consumer sales, strengthening their connections to the people and information that matters most. For additional information about AMA, visit

Contact Information

  • PR Contact:
    Cathy Wright
    Kulesa Faul for Asurion Mobile Applications