SOURCE: 4INFO

September 18, 2008 09:00 ET

Top NFL Teams -- Green Bay Packers, New York Jets, Indianapolis Colts and Washington Redskins Draft 4INFO as Exclusive Mobile Publishing Partner

Gives Teams a Way to Keep Fans Updated via Free Mobile Phone Alerts on Game Scores, Player Stats and Team News

SAN MATEO, CA--(Marketwire - September 18, 2008) - 4INFO, Inc., a leading mobile media company, today announced it has inked exclusive mobile publishing partnerships with the Green Bay Packers, the New York Jets, the Indianapolis Colts and the Washington Redskins football teams. Adding to its roster of renowned sports teams, 4INFO will integrate these teams into its award-winning mobile publishing platform so that they can offer fans the ability to opt-in for news and information about the team, games and players via their mobile phones -- all for free.

"4INFO is proud to see our sports roster grow with top franchises that continue to see the value in giving their fans more ways to stay connected to the action as it happens," said 4INFO CEO Zaw Thet. "Not only can these teams build upon a strong fan base, but 4INFO makes it easy for them to turn this outreach into a revenue stream and increase their bottom line."

4INFO's mobile publishing platform allows teams to customize the kind of mobile information and alerts their fans will enjoy -- ranging from player alerts, score change, lead change, quarter end updates to news broadcasts and ticket promotions from the team. Setup time is minimal and requires little from the franchise to initiate the service. Once a team is integrated into the platform, 4INFO makes it easy for them to benefit from the expansive advertising network and monetize their mobile content.

About 4INFO

A leading mobile media company and pioneer of text messaging services, 4INFO helps people stay in the know on the go. Founded in 2004, 4INFO delivers millions of real-time information and entertainment messages as responses to a search query or as alerts on subjects ranging from sports scores and weather updates to stock quotes and celebrity gossip. 4INFO's services work on any cell phone and are free. Companies partner with 4INFO to connect with mobile audiences and deliver free ad-supported SMS content. 4INFO's SMS ad serving technology and targeted advertising programs give advertisers the ability to reach consumers in a new medium with measurable results. Headquartered in San Mateo, Calif., 4INFO is backed by Draper Fisher Jurvetson, Gannett Company, Inc., NBC Universal, Sand Hill Capital, and U.S. Venture Partners. Learn more at: http://www.4info.net or send a text to 44636.

Contact Information

  • 4INFO Contact:
    Fiona Chan
    Flashpoint Public Relations
    (415) 551-9618
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    Jen Colton
    Flashpoint Public Relations
    (415) 551-9621
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