|By Marketwired .||
|July 28, 2014 11:07 AM EDT||
TORONTO, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 07/28/14 -- 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, and its distributor for the Americas, GraphicMedia, Inc. ("Graphic") is pleased to announce the signing of a Partner Network Reseller Agreement ("Agreement") with Keyser Industries Inc. ("Keyser") (collectively the "Parties").
The Agreement commences immediately and performance metrics are reviewed annually.
Under the terms of this Agreement, Keyser is authorized to market and sell iSIGN's hardware and software technology throughout the United States of America. The signing of Keyser as a Reseller Partner comes at a pivotal time as iSIGN prepares to go into mass production of its Smart Players which are ideally suited to support digital drive through menus at Keyser's iconic industry market clients, coupled with iSIGN's patented legacy imbedded iSIGN mobile proximity communication platform.
This Agreement is in addition to the exclusive installation and deployment rights agreement that iSIGN and Keyser signed in December 2012, that granted Keyser the exclusive rights for the installation and deployment of the Company's Smart Antennas in North, Central and South America for the Quick Service Restaurant ("QSR") channel.
"Keyser's strong and long-standing relationships with their clients in the QSR and retail channels makes them an extremely powerful partner in terms of growing our sales and revenues. We are very confident that Keyser will be able to help us reach our targeted goals of building large and substantial networks across the US and Canada," stated Mr. Alex Romanov, iSIGN's Chief Executive Officer. "We look forward to a long and mutually beneficial relationship with Keyser."
Keyser has a long and successful history with many large companies in the QSR and retail channels, having completed over 200,000 installations since 2000.
"Finalizing this Agreement has come after a year of working alongside of Keyser as our deployment partner. It's an investment in time that I believe will be well worth it for all parties," stated Mr. Ron Leman, Graphic's Chief Executive Officer and President. "With Keyser's involvement, the size of our networks could grow substantially. We feel Keyser will help Graphic Reach its goal of building the largest mobile network within the USA."
"Keyser Industries seeks to create value for our customers through technology solutions and services. Adding iSIGN's Smart Player and Smart Antenna products to our product portfolio will enable our company to offer proximity marketing solutions as an added capability to our current digital signage solutions," stated Bill Keyser, Chief Executive Officer of Keyser.
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
Keyser Industries has been a leading provider of advanced merchandising systems and critical support services for the foodservice industry for more than 50 years. Keyser's Retail Solutions Division focuses on digital signage integration, deployment and services for retailers, technology providers and OEMs. From turn-key solutions to fully customized projects, Keyser is a single resource in providing digital signage support. www.keyserretailsolutions.com
About GraphicMedia, Inc.
GraphicMedia, Inc. has a rich history of providing our Regional and National Clients with innovative marketing services, advertising graphics, and advertising sign services. Our most recent expansion (in 2011) has been in LED advertising display signs. Our Led sign clients range from large convenient store chains, furniture stores, and banks. GraphicMedia intends to integrate i sign technology into its marketing portfolio of products and services, thus giving our clients an advantage over their competition. www.graphicmedia.us
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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