SOURCE: Thwapr


August 17, 2011 08:54 ET

Thwapr to Present at NY Video Meetup

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwire - Aug 17, 2011) - Thwapr, Inc. (OTCBB: THWI), a leading social mobile video sharing solutions provider for brand marketers, was selected to present at the August 2011 NY Video Meetup on Wednesday, August 17th at 6:30 PM ET at AOL's headquarters in New York City. Thwapr's Eric Hoffert, CTO, and Leigh Newsome, SVP of product, will be demonstrating how brands and marketers can use Thwapr's powerful mobile video platform.

"NY Video Meetup has grown rapidly over the years to become the premier online video event in NY and we are very excited to present how brands can use the Thwapr platform to connect to their customers and enhance their marketing efforts," said Newsome.

Marketers across industries such as television, live events, sports and music can use Thwapr's platform to mobilize, socialize and monetize short and long-form videos without concern about compatibility. Thwapr's technology automatically optimizes video for more than 300 different devices in real time, ensuring the brand delivers the highest possible quality media regardless of screen size, bandwidth, file size or picture quality. Videos are delivered in a fully branded viewing environment and can include various types of advertising and sponsorships.

Each month, NY companies involved in the video world have the opportunity to network and listen to several presenters from various online video industries. NY Video offers attendees the chance to watch demos of companies (content producers, techies, video startups, media companies etc.) The August 2011 NY Video Meetup is sponsored by AOL Video, Pond5, and Watchitoo.

About Thwapr, Inc.
Founded in 2007, Thwapr empowers brands to mobilize, monetize and socialize content, extending distribution reach while delivering the highest possible quality and user experience regardless of device, network or carrier. Founded by digital video pioneers from Apple, Avid and MTV, Thwapr's patent-pending technology is revolutionizing mobile video. Thwapr is making branded mobile video sharing easy, and reliable so marketers can reach the hundreds of millions of consumers with Web-enabled mobile devices. Visit us at, follow us at or Like us on Facebook

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