SHARESPAN WIRELESS ANNOUNCES 250 PARTNERS
Added: (Thu Mar 15 2001)
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DOUBLES CUSTOMER BASE IN 90 DAYS
Stamford, CT., March 16, 2001 - - ShareSpan, Inc. (www.ShareSpan.com), a leading provider of outsource wireless messaging services, today announced it has reached the 250-affiliate partner mark, doubling its customer base in only 90 days. ShareSpan's affiliate partners represent a wide array of vertical markets and international partners in key sectors including financial services, real estate, news providers, job recruiting, and online travel.
"ShareSpan's platform is easy to use and highly scalable for companies of all sizes. Our customers look to us to become their first step into wireless, enabling them to deliver personalized and relevant messages to their users' wireless devices," said Joe Rubin, EVP and Co-founder. "We feel that hitting this critical customer mark validates not only our value proposition but also the growth and acceptance of the wireless messaging industry as a whole."
ShareSpan is focused on messaging, which we believe is the first widely accepted and commercial platform for wireless devices. ShareSpan also actively partners with leading technology companies to offer a complete wireless solution matching individual needs of each company's wireless life cycle including Odigo (www.Odigo.com), Yospace (www.Yospace.com), Lake Interactive (www.LakeGrp.com), and WindWire (www.WindWire.com).
Working with ShareSpan's wireless messaging infrastructure, companies can communicate time-sensitive and business-critical information to their users' wireless devices. ShareSpan is device and platform "agnostic" supporting cellular phones, Palm devices, and pagers. Companies save money and time, increase profitability, and can, therefore, focus on their core business while outsourcing their wireless messaging needs to ShareSpan.
The company is currently raising its Series B round of equity financing of $5,000,000. Management will use the funds to expand sales and marketing, additional distribution agreements, and international partnerships.
About ShareSpan, Inc.
ShareSpan, Inc., enables companies to communicate with their users over their wireless devices. ShareSpan becomes a company's first step into wireless by delivering business-critical and time-sensitive information to wireless devices. ShareSpan saves companies time and money by outsourcing their wireless messaging needs, while increasing profitability and customer loyalty. The Company is headquartered in Stamford, CT. For additional information, please visit www.ShareSpan.com.
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