SOURCE: DeFi Global, Inc.

DeFi Global, Inc.

October 20, 2010 07:00 ET

DeFi Global Offers Mobile Advertising and Integration Services Using the Apple iAd

SCOTTSDALE, AZ--(Marketwire - October 20, 2010) -  DeFi Global, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: LCHL) announced today that it is developing mobile applications using the recently launched robust mobile advertising platform from Apple®. The iAd mobile advertising network running on the Apple iOS4 software platform is one of the latest features and revenue opportunities provided to application developers from Apple. This turnkey direct marketing and mobile advertising tool is now available for DeFi Global's enterprise customers on the Apple iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch.

DeFi Global sells private-label mobile communication software and patent-pending location-based tracking solutions to enterprise customers, including global travel and tourism companies. Jeff Rice, CEO of DeFi Global, Inc., "The iAd application offers our company and customers the potential to create a large, high-margin revenue stream from advertisers who are seeking to reach an increasingly mobile consumer population. This represents an immense opportunity for our existing customers to create sustainable growth with little to no additional upfront cost."

The mobile location-based services (MLBS) industry, which includes mobile advertising, is projected generate total revenues of $12.7 Billion by 2014, according to Juniper Research. "With the integration of leading technologies running on Apple's iOS4, we are creating first-mover advantage in the emerging MLBS market," added Rice. The iAd combines the emotion of TV advertising with the interactivity of Internet advertising, giving advertisers a dynamic and powerful new way to bring motion and emotion to mobile users. The iAd network differs from other mobile advertising by displaying full-screen video and interactive ad content without users ever having to leave their app.

About DeFi Global, Inc.
Founded in 2006, DeFi Global is a technology company and a global network service provider that develops and delivers a wide variety of services, applications, products and solutions for business customers. Headquartered in Scottsdale, AZ, DeFi Global leverages the carrier-grade architecture of its private IP network, and a suite of proprietary software applications in a hosted environment to deliver end-to-end communications solutions to carriers, mobile operators, cable operators, ISP's and large enterprise businesses. DeFi launched its first customized mobile software and location-based navigational solution on-board the world's largest cruise ship, Oasis of the Seas, through an agreement with Royal Caribbean. In addition to cruise lines, DeFi Global is working on bringing its customized solutions to theme parks, ski resorts, museums, conventions and more. For more information, visit

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