MTV Networks Germany to advertise and promote FunkySexyCool across
Germany, Switzerland and Austria on its TV and digital platforms
NEW YORK, Jan. 28 /CNW/ -- MTV Networks Germany (MTVN) and FunkySexyCool,
the global mobile social community for 18-34 year olds, signed a cooperation
agreement to promote FunkySexyCool across Germany, Switzerland and Austria on
MTVN's German, Swiss and Austrian TV, web and mobile networks.
MTVN and FunkySexyCool also agreed to co-brand FunkySexyCool's service in
the German-speaking territories with MTVN's popular VIVA brand. VIVA is
Germany's market-leading TV channel for music and youth culture and its fields
of activities expand far beyond traditional TV into various online and mobile
Since launching its new product in November, 2007, FunkySexyCool has
experienced significant membership growth. "Our goal is to build a premier
global brand through proprietary product innovation, marquee partner
relationships, and global co-marketing agreements", says Tim O'Connor, CEO,
FunkySexyCool. "We are very excited by this big brother alliance and this
agreement is extremely important in achieving that goal," O'Connor said.
Juergen Hopfgartner Vice President of Digital Media at MTVN Germany, is
optimistic, "We are very excited about this partnership with FunkySexyCool. We
expect mobile communities to grow significantly in German-speaking territories
and there are obviously attractive synergetic opportunities with our various
existing mobile products, as well as with our on-air dating shows."
FunkySexyCool bridges the gap between social communities and dating sites
by providing a fun, fast and easy way to socialise via a mobile phone or the
web. It's a cool and exciting way in which anyone, anywhere in the world, can
meet new people through voting and common interests.
The agreement with MTVN Germany will enable FunkySexyCool to quickly
promote its brand to an ideal audience.
About MTV Networks Germany www.mtvnetworks.de
MTV Networks Germany brings together the leading music TV brands of
Germany, Austria and Switzerland under one roof: MTV and VIVA represent a
complementary portfolio of broadcasters of music, entertainment and lifestyle
formats and reach more than 43 million German-speaking households.
About FunkySexyCool, Inc. www.fsccorporate.com
FunkySexyCool (FSC) is a global mobile-based social community that
emphasizes simplicity and ease of use and is a fast, fun and free way to meet
new people. FSC is successful in Australia, Germany, Switzerland and Austria
and is now available globally. FSC has signed major partnerships with large
corporate organisations including MTV, Verisign, T-Mobile, Vodafone and other
mobile phone carriers. In response to rapid and escalating global growth, FSC
has released a new mobile and web version of their product which is global,
highly scalable, efficient and flexible.
For further information:
For further information: Brooke George of Crocmedia, USA for
FunkySexyCool, Inc., +1-323-382-0102, email@example.com; or Nicola Haake,
Senior Manager Consumer Communications of MTV Networks Germany GmbH,
+49(0)30-700-100-782, Fax: +49(0)30-700-100-9782, firstname.lastname@example.org Web
Site: http://www.fsccorporate.com, http://www.mtvnetworks.de