Poynt Corporation

Poynt Corporation

December 14, 2010 14:45 ET

Poynt Corp Announces Conference Call to Discuss Times Internet Limited Agreement

Conference Call scheduled for 2:30 MT / 4:30 ET December 14, 2010

NEW DELHI, INDIA and CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwire - Dec. 14, 2010) - Times Internet Limited ("TIL") has inked a deal with Poynt Corporation (the "Company" or "Poynt Corp.") (TSX VENTURE:PYN), a leading provider of mobile local search services, to make the Poynt app available to over 670 million* mobile users in India.

Subsequent to today's earlier release, a conference call to discuss TimesPoynt for the Indian market is scheduled for today, December 14, 2010 at 2:30 MT / 4:30 ET. North America dial-in details as follow:

Local Toronto - 416-340-8018

North America Toll Free - 866-223-7781

Please dial in 10 minutes prior to the beginning of the call and notify the operator you are calling for the Poynt Conference Call.

International participants can participate via webcast at: http://www.gowebcasting.com/2150

Instant replay of today's call is available until December 21, 2010, dial in numbers are 905-694-9451 / 800-408-305, pass code 1076383. You will be prompted to enter your full name, company name and phone number.

*Telecom Regulatory Authority of India news release dated October 5, 2010: Telecom Subscription Data as on 31st August 2010.

About Poynt Corporation

Poynt Corporation (about.poynt.com) develops and operates mobile applications that enhance the consumers' ability to connect with the people and businesses most important to them. Their multi-award-winning Poynt application (www.poynt.com) is a mobile local search service available over BlackBerry smartphones, iPhone and iPod Touch, Android devices and Windows Phone 7. Through agreements with directory and vertical content providers in Canada, the United States, Europe and Australia, Poynt simplifies finding and connecting with businesses, retailers and events wherever and whenever it is most convenient for the consumer. The MyInboxNow offering enables low-end feature phones to behave like smartphones for email access. MyInboxNow is available to mobile operators as a private label solution. Headquartered in Calgary, AB, Canada, Poynt Corp. trades on the TSX Venture Exchange under the symbol PYN.

About Times Internet Limited

Times Internet Limited, (TIL), is the Internet venture of India's largest media house - the Times Group. TIL websites are among the fastest growing web-based networks worldwide. TIL has led the internet revolution in India and has emerged as India's foremost web entity, running diverse portals and niche websites. 

Indiatimes.com is TIL's flagship brand. India's state-of the art internet portal encompasses telecom, e-commerce, online advertisement solutions, Communities, events Indiatimes.com is undoubtedly India's preferred online & mobile value-added services destination for millions of surfers & subscribers looking for a rich and diverse digital content.Indiatimes.com, the multi-faceted portal, commands more than 575 Million page views per month. The other key properties in the TIL portfolio are timesofindia.com – world no.1 news site in terms of page views and economictimes.com India's No.1 business news website.

In the mobile space, Indiatimes 58888 is the largest direct-to-consumer SMS and IVR shortcode, accessed by over 50mn consumers across all telecom operators in India.

Neither the TSX Venture Exchange nor its Regulation Services Provider (as that term is defined in the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange) accepts responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.

Contact Information

  • FortyThree PR, Inc for Poynt Corporation
    Evie Carter