Mimvi Launches Small Business App Development Service MimviApps.com to target 27.9 million U.S. Small Businesses
SUNNYVALE, Calif., April 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Mimvi, Inc. (OTCQB: MIMV), the leading mobile search and recommendation technology company, today announced the launch of MimviApps, www.mimviapps.com, which aims to deliver high-quality mobile apps for the Local & Small Business market at a fraction of the cost of custom development.
Mimvi will offer several app packages, with the most popular being native iPhone, iPad, and Android apps, plus a mobile website for $999. Additionally, the company will be offering a $500 instant coupon for the first 60 days, so the initial set-up cost will be only $499.
"Apps are the new websites," said Mimvi CEO Michael Poutre. "Virtually every business will need to have an app, and we see an opportunity to help millions of small and local companies get into Apple's App Store as well as Google Play with our new program."
According to the U.S. Small Business Administration (www.sba.gov), in 2010, there were 27.9 million "small businesses" in the United States and only 18,500 companies with 500 employees or more.
MimviApps falls under the company's 'LaunchPad' business unit, which recently announced its first six-figure revenue deal.
"Every LaunchPad and MimviApps customer will be a candidate for our core business around app discovery," Poutre added. "Once we build them an app, we hope they'll turn to us to help it get discovered."
Headquartered in Sunnyvale, California, Mimvi, Inc. (MIMV) is the leading mobile search and recommendation technology provider. Its proprietary search and "intelligent" recommendation algorithms enable the search and discovery of Mobile Apps, Mobile Content and Mobile Products across multiple devices and platforms, including: Apple's iPhone and iPad, Google Android, BlackBerry, Windows Phone, Facebook and web applications.
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