VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - March 18, 2014) - LX Ventures Inc. (TSX VENTURE:LXV) ("LXV" or the "Company") and portfolio company Mobio ("Mobio") are pleased to announce that American actress, singer and dancer Elizabeth Gillies has joined Mobio as a social media influencer. Elizabeth started her acting career at age twelve, where she quickly moved from doing commercials to a recurring character in NBC's 'The Black Donnellys' in 2007. In 2008, Elizabeth starred in 'The Clique', 'Harold' and '13'. '13' was later moved to Broadway, which highlighted Elizabeth's acting talent and more importantly showcased her singing ability. Since 2009, Elizabeth has played Jade West, the lead character in Nickelodeons 'Victorious'. Elizabeth has also recorded several songs featured on Victorious, in addition to guest starring roles on 'White Collar'. Elizabeth is set to star in Denis Leary's new FX pilot Sex Drugs & Rock & Roll, upcoming Lifetime movie Killing Daddy & new horror flick Animal produced by Drew Barrymore. Elizabeth has a social following of 2.1 million Twitter followers and 2.4 million Facebook fans.
"I love being able to connect with my fans. Mobio is going to give me a new way to do that & I can't wait to explore it," said Elizabeth.
Mark Binns, CEO of Mobio, said, "Liz is one of the hardest working young actresses today, and the entire team is excited to have her onboard. She is a prime example of how to use social media effectively to stay connected to her fans, and with Liz now on Mobio her fans will be able to connect in a whole new way."
Mobio's flagship product, Mobio INsider, is a free fan directed content platform that rewards fans with exclusive content from the stars they love. Using state-of-the-art proprietary technology, the star responds to fan requests for unique, specific content through a highly engaging social experience, while enhancing the star's social media following and boosting awareness of brand partners. To learn more, please visit www.mobioinsider.com
About LX Ventures
LX Ventures accelerates high growth technology companies. LXV is vertically integrated with internal best-in-class practice area teams in sales, marketing, engineering and finance that are leveraged to turn our portfolio companies into industry leading organizations, one by one. We are in the business of building businesses. For further information about LX Ventures, please visit: www.lxventures.com
ON BEHALF OF THE BOARD LX VENTURES INC.
Mike Edwards, CEO
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