MONTREAL, Feb. 13, 2016 /PRNewswire/ - SmartCard Marketing Systems Inc. (SMKG:OTC) announced today that the company & ExpoPromotion Inc have launched a partnership to deploy an event management platform for the Montreal "Home Expo" also known as the "Salon Habitation" this weekend a semi-annual event at the Olympic Stadium. The platform launch marketed as www.rabaishabitation.ca is the extended event module of the company's proprietary platform Genorocity.com. Each event hosts over 550+ exhibitors & over 100,000 plus attendee's and can be visited at http://expohabitation.ca
This partnership creates a significant opportunity not only for the event but a continued marketing channel to promote exhibitors offers, rebates & cash-back well after the event is over - allowing for real-time data & tracking. The initial phase underway will be the introduction of a web dashboard to the exhibitors & a self-registration module for creating promotions & collective data services allowing also attendee's to register freely & input their preferences. Attendee's will also be able to source their preferences by collecting local offers, by region & locate their closest home builder, designer, land developer, renovation & repair expert, manufacturers of home supplies & accessories.
CEO Massimo Barone stated "This opportunity is a significant milestone which encompasses the flexibility & dynamic library of utilities offered by our platform making it possible for exhibitors to create & promote their offers to attendee's & engage by Geo-localization enrichening the collective experience. We worked vigorously with the team at ExpoPromotion to deliver the exhibitors a new marketing channel further expanding their marketing reach."
President & founder Mr. Robert Yelle of ExpoPromotion stated "We are excited to expand our services & work with Massimo & his team at SmartCard Marketing. The launch of the exhibitor web dashboard for the "Home Expo" or "Salon Habitation" marketed as the www.rabaishabitation.ca platform delivers a new approach for marketing our exhibitors to the public & maximizes their marketing efforts well after the event. The "Home Expo" is all about bringing the best of available technology, products & services to the Quebec marketplace under one roof for all visitors to explore. With this new partnership we will be able to engage & collect important data to make available to our sponsors & exhibitors in the near future while enrichening the consumer experience by also delivering Mobile Apps in the most popular OS's."
About ExpoPromotion Inc.
ExpoPromotion Inc. is an expert in the development, production & management of trade & consumer shows, conventions, seminars, galas & business events in Montreal & anywhere in Canada;
ExpoPromotion Inc. is managed by a team of dedicated professionals who work in conjunction with government organizations & professional & business associations. It also puts its expertise at the service of any group or professional association by offering a complete set of event management solutions.
ExpoPromotion Inc. est une entreprise spécialisée dans la conception, l'organisation et la gestion d'expositions grand public et professionnelles (trade), de congrès, de galas et d'événements d'affaires, à Montréal et ailleurs au Canada; ExpoPromotion Inc. est administrée par des experts chevronnés qui ont fait leur marque en réalisant de grands événements au Québec et en Ontario en collaboration avec les organismes gouvernementaux et les associations professionnelles et commerciales du milieu; ExpoPromotion Inc. contribue au développement des entreprises et de l'économie en favorisant l'expansion des affaires de ses exposants, les rencontres professionnelles, la pénétration de nouveaux marchés, l'exportation, l'acquisition de connaissances et l'accroissement du potentiel commercial.
About SmartCard Marketing Systems, Inc.
SmartCard Marketing, Inc. (SMKG:OTC) is a financial technology solutions provider to the global payments industry, delivering a cloud-based EMV Host platform to banks, telecoms & enterprise customers. In addition, it offers proprietary transaction software solutions & services, Genorocity, a coupon & incentive management platform, Check21SAAS a Remote Check Deposit solution for X9 clearing & VelocityMWallet, a payment ecosystem for alternative payment solutions. For more information, go to www.smartcardmarketingsystems.com
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