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Billaway Expands Team with Addition of Martin Harriman and Maxine Birmingham

Billaway welcomes new team members to accelerate free mobile data through everyday activities for global consumers.

NEW YORK, Oct. 19, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Martin Harriman and Maxine Birmingham are the latest team members to join Billaway to further expand the company's global footprint. 

Martin is an entrepreneur, investor and advisor to international companies such as AT&T, Actavo and Dixons Carphone.  He is the Chairman of Wave Optics, a UK technology company that is a pioneer in the world of augmented reality and is a non-Executive Director of Cambridge Communication Systems, an early leader in the cellular small cell market.  He is Visiting Fellow at Cambridge University Judge Business School and is a Judge of the [email protected] programme, where he is also a member of its Board of Directors. 

Martin served as a board member of the UK mobile operator O2 and Head of Telefonica's global consumer Internet of Things business based in Madrid.  Martin was an advisor for Harbinger Capital Partners in New York, then served as Executive Vice President of Lightsquared Inc., the multi-billion-dollar wireless business backed by Harbinger.

Maxine Birmingham, a marketing pioneer with over 25 years of global commercial, strategy and innovation experience is the founder of thinkingaroundcorners.  Prior to that, Maxine spent over 12 years working at Vodafone Group. She has led the development and execution of propositions around mass market mobile internet, content and information services, mobile broadband, tablets, converged household propositions and the role of the Internet of Things.  Prior to Vodafone, she led Orange telecoms brand into new geographies, segments and sectors.

Paul M. Harkins, CEO of Billaway said, "The addition of these smart and influential members of the International mobile industry will help guide Billaway to enable all global consumers to earn free mobile data through their everyday activities. 

About Billaway

Billaway is a cloud-based marketing technology platform that seamlessly enables the conversion of global currencies, earned by consumers through their everyday activities, directly into free mobile airtime and/or free mobile data.  Billaway's turn-key integration connects mobile operators with advertisers and brands. This creates a more meaningful relationship with their customers. It also enables the consumer to save more on their bills without being exposed to offers which have no relevance in their lives.  The company is based in New York City and operates in multiple countries including the United Kingdom.  For more information, go to www.billawayglobal.com

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