ZoneTV's TOUCHFIT TV is the only pay TV app nominated for an Appy in 2016
SANTA MONICA, CA, May 18, 2016 /CNW/ - The Appy Awards in New York, annually acknowledge creativity and excellence in app design. The Appys were created to honor extraordinary Applications, whether they be mobile, social, or web-based Apps.
TouchFit TV was nominated for a prestigious 2016 Appy Award for Best Branded Content App. Being nominated in the broad Branded Content App category shows the quality and breadth of appeal of TouchFit TV and the brand power of Georges St-Pierre. Other nominees are Voice Cooking and Best Western Alive!
TouchFit TV offers easy access to more than 500 workouts developed and demonstrated by Mixed Martial Arts Champion Georges St-Pierre. Georges St-Pierre is one of the most popular UFC figures, and he is known for his fitness regimen. Now users of the TouchFit TV app can up their fitness game in their own living room. There is a wide range of workouts that suit any fitness level from beginner to expert.
ZoneTV created TouchFit TV and is the foremost producer of video apps for the pay TV market. TouchFit TV app was launched by ZoneTV in November 2015 and is available on major pay television services in the US with dedicated channels in the guide. ZoneTV is already the category leader in bringing the best digital-first content and brands into the pay TV operator's environment through our TV Apps and Channels. TouchFit TV is the second Appy nomination for ZoneTV as they were nominated in 2014 for the Sochi Winter Olympics TV app.
"We are very happy that the Appy Awards acknowledged the unique brand, powerful content and consumer experience of the TouchFit TV Georges St-Pierre TV app," said Jeff Weber CEO of ZoneTV. "It is one of many great apps that ZoneTV is bringing to the pay TV market."
ZoneTV is changing the way people watch TV as it puts viewers in control of their entertainment. ZoneTV combines its advanced platform with the best digital first content and brands to deliver a mix of exciting and unique programming to millions of households through the Pay TV Operators. For more information about ZoneTV visit: www.zone.tv
About Georges St-Pierre:
Georges "Rush" St-Pierre, also known as "GSP," is a Canadian professional mixed martial artist and UFC world welterweight champion who holds black belts in both Kyokushin karate and Brazilian Jiu Jitsu. Recognized as one of the planet's best pound-for-pound MMA fighter and all-around athlete, GSP lives in Montreal but travels around the world to train with the best coaches and training partners in all disciplines. For more information about GSP visit: www.gspofficial.com
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