SOURCE: Lingo Media Corporation

Lingo Media Corporation

August 11, 2016 09:29 ET

Telefonica Delivers ELL Technologies' Scholar Program to Universidad de San Martín de Porres

TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - August 11, 2016) - Lingo Media Corporation (TSX VENTURE: LM) (OTCQB: LMDCF) ("Lingo Media" or the "Company"),an EdTech company that is 'Changing the way the world learns English' through innovative online and print-based technologies and solutions, is pleased to announce that its wholly-owned subsidiary, ELL Technologies Ltd. ("ELL Technologies"), has secured a sales contract with Universidad de San Martín de Porres.

Telefónica Educación Digital S.L.U. ("Telefónica"), a distribution partner of ELL Technologies, has signed an agreement with the Universidad de San Martín de Porres, an institution with over 20,000 students and having its two main campuses in Lima and Chiclayo, Peru. The University will use ELL Technologies' Scholar English learning and training solution.

"Our partnership with Telefónica is progressing as anticipated and we are pleased to add the Universidad de San Martín de Porres to our growing list of university clients. Telefónica is making great strides in Peru and we are excited with the prospects of adding additional educational institutes throughout the country," said Gali Bar-Ziv, COO of Lingo Media.

About Lingo Media (TSX-V: LM; OTCQB: LMDCF)

Lingo Media is a global EdTech company that is 'Changing the way the world learns English', developing and marketing products for learners of English through various life stages, from classroom to boardroom. By integrating education and technology, the company empowers English language educators to easily transition from traditional teaching methods to digital learning

Lingo Media provides both online and print-based solutions through two distinct business units: ELL Technologies and Lingo Learning. ELL Technologies provides online training and assessment for English language learning, while Lingo Learning is a print-based publisher of English language learning programs in China.

Lingo Media has formed successful relationships with key government and industry organizations internationally, with a particularly strong presence in Latin America and China, and continues to both extend its global reach and expand its product offerings.

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