Spriza Media Inc.

Spriza Media Inc.

March 15, 2016 09:00 ET

Spriza Media Inc. Launches First Sponsored Real Time Contest

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwired - March 15, 2016) - Spriza Media Inc. (the "Corporation" or "Spriza") (TSX VENTURE:SPZ) is pleased to announce it has entered into an agreement to build and promote a contest campaign to increase the Client's brand and launch the first sponsored Real Time Contest ("Spriza Realtime"). The Corporation has been running a number of test programs to ensure the reliability and potential results from the Spriza Realtime platform. Spriza is a pleased to have launched the first paid contract to drive awareness for a Public Relations (PR) firm through the Spriza Realtime Contest Platform.

Spriza Realtime is a fast-paced, live giveaway dashboard, where the user can win prizes almost instantly. Winners are announced every 15 minutes. Players enter into multiple giveaways, multiple times, with just a quick "click". Prizes may include: an online gift card, Spriza reward points, brand/store credit, downloads, cash giveaways, coupons and discount codes. Players can also earn extra ballots to use towards their favorite giveaways by playing various quick games that appear at random intervals.

The Real Time Contest Platform offers brands a unique way to engage and excite its consumer audiences, providing a platform for consumer stickiness, loyalty and advocacy. The multiplatform RTC widget can reside on all online or mobile assets increasing user time-on-site and overcoming the brand's challenge of brand message attention span.

This could include direct sales incentives, promotional offerings, plug-ins to current loyalty or reward programs or can drive a specific call-to-action based on the brand's goals. As a result, they are able to collect rich consumer data and sentiment, allowing for messaging to be pushed back to interested consumers while augmenting their current digital initiatives.

Spriza's Realtime Contests enhances Spriza's product suite, deepening its subscriber network and opening up new revenue opportunities.

The Corporation has also granted options to acquire 8,250,000 common shares of the Corporation ("Common Shares") to various directors, officers and consultants of the Corporation. The options have an exercise price of $0.10 per Common Share and expire on that date that is five years from the date of grant. The Corporation has determined that exemptions from the various requirements of TSXV Policy 5.9 are available for the granting of the option.

About Spriza

Spriza's patent pending technology allows brands and agencies to generate unforgettable moments connecting consumers to the brands they love. Our campaigns effectively drive focused and quantifiable returns for our clients by combining incentive-based marketing with audience targeted promotions; turning any marketing effort into a successful, widespread campaign with a measurable impact both to the Brands and Spriza.

To play or view Spriza Realtime visit: https://www.spriza.com/realtime

Reader Advisory

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Contact Information

  • Spriza Media Inc.
    Rob Danard
    Chief Executive Officer
    (403) 614-4441

    Spriza Media Inc.
    Dave Antony
    (403) 531-1710