GoMo Technologies Announces Co-Branding Agreement With Seventeen.com
Added: (Mon Nov 29 1999)
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The Web's True Self-Expression-based E-mail Application Teams With a Leading Destination for Teens
SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 29, 1999--GoMo Technologies, creators of GoMo Mail, 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 co-branding agreements with Seventeen.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 explained: "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 Seventeen.com, we've developed a host of cute backgrounds, images, animations and for their community to use in their own holiday greetings and messages."
"We are very pleased to offer Seventeen.com users the opportunity to send dynamic, multimedia email to their friends and family during the holiday season," said Michael Bernstein VP, Primedia Web Communities. "GoMo Mail is a terrific application and we are certain our users will have fun with it."
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 email. 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.
Seventeen is the largest monthly beauty and fashion magazine in America written for young women, 12-24 year-olds. One out of every two female teens reads Seventeen. Seventeen is published by PRIMEDIA Inc., a targeted media company, reaching consumer and business-to-business audiences through print, Internet, live events, video and radio. Some key consumer brands in addition to Seventeen include: New York, Channel One Network, Modern Bride, and American Baby. (NYSE:PRM - news). Visit www.seventeen.com.