HIT Technologies Partners with Leading Travel Brand for Young Adventurers, Contiki Travel

- HIT partners with Contiki Travel for #travelgoals campaign -

VANCOUVER, Jan. 25, 2016 /CNW/ - HIT Technologies Inc. (TSXV: HIT) ("HIT" or the "Company"), which designs, develops, manufactures and distributes the world's most advanced adventure products for iPhone, today announced that it has partnered with one of the world's largest tour/travel companies, Travel Corporation's, leading travel brand for 18 to 35 year olds, Contiki Travel ("Contiki") for a winter campaign, #travelgoals.

"We are excited to be partnering with Contiki, a major brand in the travel industry, on such an innovative campaign," said Brooks Bergreen, CEO of HIT Technologies, Inc. "The #travelgoals program is targeted at Millennials, a prime market for us. This partnership provides us with an opportunity to continue to build our brand and increase awareness of our HITCASE product suite.  Packing any of our HITCASE products is an excellent idea for any vacation. We offer the best and easiest way for travellers to capture every moment of their vacation adventures. "

Posing the question 'Where will your #travelgoals take you?' the aspirational campaign aims to encourage college students and young professionals across Canada to make 2016 the year they get out there and explore the world.   The #travelgoals campaign is running through the winter season.

HIT and Contiki will promote the wildly aspirational message of #travelgoals via their respective social channels, engaging with their Millennial audiences on Twitter, Instagram and Facebook. Additionally, Contiki will feature HIT as an official #travelgoals partner on its #travelgoals website and will offer up HITCASE SNAP and PRO cases for the Dream #Travelgoals Experience contest as well as weekly social contests.

Contiki Travel is a sub brand of the Travel Corporation, one of the largest tour/travel companies in the world.  Travel Corporation has more than 40 travel brands under its umbrella. The four largest and most influential are:

  • Contiki Holidays
  • Insight Vacations
  • Trafalgar Tours
  • Red Carnation Hotels

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About HIT Technologies Inc.
HIT Technologies, Inc. (TSXV: HIT) develops and markets a portfolio of products that transform Apple iPhones into high-performing, weather- and shock-resistant video cameras. Both its flagship product, HITCASE PRO and its newer SNAP allows users to easily capture action photo and video content hands-free, using a variety of HIT Technologies' patented Railslide™ mounts that attach to virtually any surface. Swappable lenses and accessories provide a variety of perspectives otherwise unattainable while participating in adventure sports. HIT Technologies is headquartered in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada and trades on the TSX Venture Exchange. For more information about HITCASE, visit www.HITCASE.com. Search #hitcase on Instagram to see some of the amazing images created by HITCASE customers.

About Contiki Travel
Contiki are firm believers that life's greatest experiences are made better by the people you share them with. That's why they invented group travel for young people in 1962 and have spent the past 54 years perfecting it. Young travellers will explore amazing destinations with a group of 18-35 year olds from around the world who share their passion for adventure, good times and creating memories that define what it is to be young, wild and free. With over 270 trips around the world and plenty of departure dates to work into your schedule, you'll never be short of options on where to go for your next great adventure. So where will your #travelgoals take you?

Cautionary Statement
No stock exchange, securities commission or other regulatory authority has approved or disapproved the information contained herein. Neither the TSX Venture Exchange ("TSX-V") nor its Regulation Services Provider (as that term is defined in the policies of the TSX-V) accepts responsibility for the adequacy of this release.

SOURCE HIT Technologies Inc.

For further information: Brooks Bergreen, CEO HIT Technologies Inc., invest@hitcase.com, +1 416 815 0700, www.hitcase.com/invest; Kristen Dickson, NATIONAL Equicom, kdickson@national.ca, +1 416-848-1429

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