|By Marketwired .||
|July 3, 2014 03:01 PM EDT||
TORONTO, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 07/03/14 -- iSIGN Media Solutions Inc. ("iSIGN" or "Company") (TSX VENTURE: ISD) (OTCQX: ISDSF), a leading provider of interactive mobile advertising solutions that serves advertisers, manufacturers, retailers and advertising agencies throughout North America, announced today the receipt of an Issue Notification letter from the United States Patent and Trademark Office ("Office") confirming the final patent issue number for the Company's "method and system for out-of-home proximity marketing and for delivering awareness information."
The patent number is 8781887 and, as per the Office, the issue date is July 15, 2014.
"Receipt of the patent number is an important piece of information for our existing and potential clients, especially those in the United States to have," stated Mr. Alex Romanov, iSIGN's Chief Executive Officer. "This patent will lay the groundwork for our future patent submissions for existing as well as future processes."
iSIGN expects patents to be granted in several other jurisdictions as a result of the receipt of the United States patent.
On July 1, 2014 the Canadian Anti-Spam Law ("CASL") came into effect. This law governs the sending of Commercial Electronic Messages ("OEMs"). iSIGN is pleased to advise that our patented technology meets the requirements of this legislation and that iSIGN's Out-of-Home proximity marketing technology method, and its Smart Antenna and Smart Player products, in no way contravenes or violates the new Anti-Spam law and that the Company will not be affected by it.
iSIGN wishes to clarify today's release concerning the appointment of JEA Technologies Pty Ltd. ("JEA") as our distributor for Australia. The press release should have specified that JEA is our exclusive stocking distributor for Australia and that we look forward to working with them.
About iSIGN Media
Since 2007, iSIGN has been developing multiplatform advertising and marketing solutions for brands to better attract, engage and retain customers through their mobile devices. The data and SaaS (software as a service) company collects and analyzes shopper preferences so that brands can deliver targeted messaging and personalized offers to consumers' mobile devices, in-location and in real-time. The company's patented interactive proximity-marketing technology is capable of gathering average price points, typical purchases, in-store dwell times and other shopper metrics to deliver business intelligence and insights into emerging consumer behaviors that can help brands make better business decisions and measure their marketing efforts. Utilizing Bluetooth, mobile, Wi-Fi, and location-aware technologies to deliver relevant and timely messaging to any screen or mobile device, iSIGN delivers rich media, permission-based messages free to consumers that can drive immediate brand engagement, increased customer loyalty and deliver higher ROI on marketing dollars spent. Headquartered in Richmond Hill, Ontario, with R&D and customer support operations in Vancouver, BC and Tampa, FL, the Company has also grown to become the largest owner/operator of in-store digital media in Canada with 5,600 digital signs in about 1,400 locations. Partners include: IBM, Keyser Retail Solutions, Baylor University, Verizon Wireless, TELUS and AOpen America Inc., with solution distribution by GraphicMedia, Inc. www.isignmedia.com
This news release may include certain forward-looking statements that are based upon current expectations, which involve risks and uncertainties associated with iSIGN Media's business and the environment in which the business operates. Any statements contained herein that are not statements of historical facts may be deemed to be forward-looking, including those identified by the expressions "anticipate", "believe", "plan", "estimate", "expect", "intend", and similar expressions to the extent they relate to the Company or its management. The forward-looking statements are not historical facts, but reflect iSIGN Media's current expectations regarding future results or events. These forward-looking statements are subject to a number of risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results or events to differ materially from current expectations. iSIGN Media assumes no obligation to update the forward-looking statements, or to update the reasons why actual results could differ from those reflected in the forward-looking statements.
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