GoMo Technologies Announces Branding Agreement with Bolt
Added: (Mon Nov 29 1999)
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The Web's True Self-Expression E-Mail Application Teams with a Leading Destination for Teens
SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 29, 1999--GoMo Technologies, creators of GoMo Mail (www.gomomail.com), the edgy, interactive server-side e-mail application that transforms text-based communications with an array of self-expressive characters, images, animation, textures and sounds, today announces its first partnership with Bolt, Inc. (www.bolt.com).
The seasonal service offering positions GoMo Mail as a premier provider of e-mail messaging based applications for one of the leading destination for teens.
GoMo Mail is the next generation of e-mail for the e-mail generation. Sari Gilbert, CEO of GoMo Technologies explains: "GoMo Mail is the perfect alternative to traditional forms of media for reaching teens and young adults by combining rich media with e-mail for the ultimate sticky tool. This holiday season, specifically for Bolt, we've developed a host of cool backgrounds, images, animations and sounds including an alien in a Santa cap, cool Cherub and hobo Frosty for their community to use in their own holiday greetings and messages."
"Bolt provides our members with the products and services they want most," said Dan Pelson, CEO of Bolt, Inc. "In addition to our traditional text-based email service, GomoMail allows our members to use their creativity and have fun while personalizing email communications with friends and family."
GoMo Mail's core technology is a portable, Java applet, linked to server side content, which rides on top of nearly all e-mail packages, relying on the users' existing e-mail. GoMo Mail provides youth-oriented consumer product, fashion and entertainment companies with the opportunity to develop one-to-one relationship building with teen and young adult audiences. Additionally, the company hopes that advertisers, marketers and content creators will soon use her company's toolbox to give teens the opportunity to interact with their own content.
GoMo Mail launched Oct. 25, 1999 and has already been a top pick web site by C/Net 'Download.com,' PC World
'Fileworld,' and RocketDownload.com.
About GoMo Technologies
Founded by former Disney Online and Knowledge Adventure content producer Sari Gilbert, GoMo Technologies creates web-based products and services for the online generation of kids, teenagers, young adults and their families. The company is positioned as a match-maker for companies that want to reach this ever-growing youth market.
GoMo Technologies enhances communication and self-expression on the Internet with GoMo Mail. The company is pioneering a new breed of online functionality capable of conveying the full range of human feelings. At its core is a dynamically interactive suite of tools that bring out the artist and author in everyone. Universally accessible, easy to pass around, and most importantly, a joy to use, GoMo Technologies' first product is helping users to realize the full potential of online communication. For more information on GoMo Technologies, visit the company web site at www.gomotech.com.
Bolt, Inc. is a leading teen destination on the Internet. The site provides 15-20 year old users with free services including e-mail, homepages, music videos, audio chat, calendars and diaries. Marketing partners include Yahoo!, MSNHotmail, Lycos, HearMe, Emap Petersen, and Emusic. Advertisers include Coca-Cola, Ford, Intel, Estee Lauder, Levi's and several dozen other blue chip companies. Bolt, Inc., is located in New York City.