PHOENIX, May 23, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Mobivity Holdings Corp. (MFON), maker of the award-winning Recurrency platform that increases customer engagement through mobile messaging and personalized digital offers, today announced the appointment of a digital media industry expert and entrepreneur focused on products, Ben Weinberger, to its board of directors.
Ben’s distinguished 20-year career includes roles as Founder, CEO and Chief Product Officer building and scaling digital media and entertainment companies. He previously served as Founding Vice President and Chief Product Officer at Sling TV, where he helped redefine the next generation of television. Prior to Sling TV, Ben was co-founder and CEO of Digitalsmiths, the product leader in video search, recommendations and personalization. Under his leadership, Digitalsmiths has developed video discovery solutions that have been adopted by many of the biggest names in cable, satellite, telecommunications and broadcast media. In 2014, Digitalsmiths was acquired by TiVo for $135 million.
Ben is currently an advisor to Drive by DraftKings and sits on the board of Librestream Technologies and FrndlyTV. Ben graduated with honors from the Department of Radio and Television at Southern Illinois University Carbondale in 2001.
Dennis Becker, CEO of Mobivity, said, “Ben is a proven entrepreneur and operator who deeply understands the digital media and marketing technology industry. His proven track record in innovating and bringing new technologies to market will be a tremendous asset to Mobivity as we pioneer real-world rewards for digital acquisition and retention. I couldn’t be more excited to have Ben on board at such a crucial time. His experience and expertise will help us grow in the short term and build our business for long term sustainable growth.
Ben Weinberger commented, “Mobivity uniquely sits at the intersection of digital operators seeking better acquisition and retention, brands striving to increase sales and traffic, and consumers seeking increased value. I see tremendous benefits for the company and look forward to joining the board at such an exciting time in the company’s trajectory. »
Weinberger replaces John Harris who resigned from the board of directors after a twelve-year term. The company thanks John for his service to Mobivity and wishes him well in his future endeavours.
Physical stores struggle to manage customer connections in a digital world. Mobivity provides a platform to connect national restaurants, retailers, personal care brands and their partners with customers to increase retention, visits and spend. Mobivity’s Recurrency Platform increases customer engagement and frequency by capturing detailed POS transaction data, analyzing customer habits, and motivating customers and employees through messaging and rewards-based apps. on the data. For more information about Mobivity, visit mobivity.com or call (877) 282-7660.
This press release contains forward-looking statements regarding Mobivity Holdings Corp. within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended. These forward-looking statements include statements regarding the benefits of recent additions to the company’s management team; the Company’s expectations regarding the growth of the Company’s business and revenues; and the benefits and growth prospects of the mobile marketing industry. These statements are subject to certain risks and uncertainties, and actual circumstances, events or results may differ materially from those projected in these forward-looking statements. Factors that could cause or contribute to differences include, but are not limited to, our ability to successfully integrate our recent leadership additions; our ability to develop the sales force necessary to achieve our growth and revenue objectives; our ability to raise additional working capital as needed; changes in laws and regulations affecting the mobile marketing industry and other risks discussed in Mobivity Holdings Corp.’s annual report. on Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2020 filed with the SEC on March 30, 2021 and subsequently filed quarterly reports on Form 10-Q. Mobivity Holdings Corp. cautions readers not to place undue reliance on forward-looking statements. Mobivity Holdings Corp. does not undertake and specifically disclaims any obligation to update or revise these statements to reflect new circumstances or unforeseen events as they occur.
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