Sponsor Me Announces The Launch of the World's First Action-Sports Social Media Site to Land on Apple's iPad and iPhone

Dec 21, 2010, 15:15 ET from Sponsor Me

ORANGE COUNTY, Calif., Dec. 21, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Sponsor Me has launched its highly anticipated action-sports social media site, www.sponsorme.com. Sponsorme.com is the first of its kind offering full functionality and media distribution to multiple media devices, including Apple's iPhone and iPad.  The site is kicking off its web launch by giving away $100,000 of cold hard cash to amateurs, pros, action-sports film makers, kids and adults alike to post the best video and to connect and socialize on the world's first interactive action-sports social media site of its kind.

Sponsor Me has finished its final beta testing and has launched sponsorme.com.  Sponsorme.com is an action packed social media website offering full functionality on the iPad, iPhone, and soon to follow on the Droid Pad, Google Pad, Samsung Galaxy Tab, and the Toshiba Folio 100 Pad. This one of a kind website exposes and connects the young up and coming athletes with potential sponsors while also broadcasting the hottest action-sports contests live in HD over multiple platforms and screens.

"Sponsorme.com is the premier action-sports social media destination on the web," says pro-surfer Bruce Irons.

"Sponsorme.com is the destination for the real action-sports athletes and fans," said Laird Hamilton's brother Lyon Hamilton.

Sponsorme.com marks the beginning of a revolutionary change in the way mobile media and the action-sports community will be viewed both now and in the future. This game changing website features a higher standard of image and video quality using patented technology available only to Sponsor Me, licensed from the Ubiquity Broadcasting Corporation. The website features a cutting edge social network platform and a signature contest series designed to give athletes a showcase for their talent, while allowing sponsors to find the likes of the next Shaun White, Kelly Slater, Tony Hawk, etc. for their brand. Contests are broadcasted live in HD across multiple screens and platforms; giving sponsors the added benefit of targeted marketing, brand exposure, and interactive advertising throughout the world. Using state-of-the-art coding and high definition interfacing, the website is the new place for all things social media and action-sports combined. Momentous detail and years of research and development have gone into the creation of the Sponsor Me site. Sponsorme.com gives users the power to easily interface and connect with companies, sponsors, and professional athletes in the action-sports world. Sponsor Me has created an environment catered towards mobile social media and the responsible management of athletic careers, while giving ease of use to the users and fans in its multi-platform based web codec. Sponsorme.com is a brand new approach to finding the most talented athletes in the world within their respective sports, and exposing them to potential sponsors by live broadcasted events on all media screens.

Sponsor Me has teamed up with some of the biggest names and companies in the action-sports industry. Sponsorme.com offers live HD streaming capabilities on both the web and mobile media devices, giving the end user the experience they want, when they want it, on the go. Sponsor Me's website is a truly immersive, interactive, intuitive, and engaging experience.

Tony Perez publisher of Surfer Magazine said, "We are excited to be partnered with Sponsor Me for the release of their Sponsor Me website. This is truly the next generation of action-sports and social media coming to life."

Pro-Surfer and 6 time Triple-Crown champion Sunny Garcia said," This website is unlike anything I have ever seen. This will truly revolutionize the action-sports world"

XXL Champion and two-time world tow-in champion Makua Rothman said, "The ease of use and functionality offered in the Sponsor Me website makes it easy for me to find the latest surf reports, pictures, and interviews and connect with my friends and fans."

CEO of Ubiquity Broadcasting Corporation, Chris Carmichael said, "The Sponsor Me website is going to change the way people use social media on mobile devices. Our mobile platform development allows for users to have full functionality on the iPad, Droid Pad, Google Pad, Samsung Galaxy Tab, and the Toshiba Folio 100 Pad."

Charlie Anderson publisher of Transworld said," We completed a 6 part nationwide snowboard series with Sponsor Me last year culminating with a live HD broadcast of the final event in Big Bear CA. Sponsor Me gives athletes the chance to be discovered by the biggest names in the business. The action-sports world will be forever changed with the Sponsor Me website."

With the latest in technology and innovation from Ubiquity Broadcasting Corporation and exclusive patent rights, sponsorme.com has positioned itself to be the first of its kind, and will revolutionize the action-sports and social media world. After years of hard work and development, Sponsor Me is pleased to announce the launch of sponsorme.com. Sponsorme.com boasts the biggest online contest series titled The $100k Sponsor Me Signature series for both amateurs and professionals in the action-sports industry. Sponsor Me's world champion athletes, Makua Rothman, Sunny Garcia, Bruce Irons, and Kai Garcia have dubbed sponsorme.com the place where world champions meet and world champions are born.

About:

Sponsor Me Inc.

Sponsor Me is the premiere action-sports social media group. Sponsor Me is creating a signature contest series for both professional and amateur athletes in the action-sports of surfing, skateboarding, snowboarding, motocross, MMA, drifting and others. The contests are supported by live webcasts via the Sponsor Me site and delivered to mobile devices. Sponsor Me competitions will be held regionally, judged by the pros, and the winners will go on to compete on a national level where fans will have the opportunity to vote online and via SMS.  The founders of Sponsor Me grew up competing and participating in all areas of action-sports, and some continue to compete at a professional level today. For more information please visit www.sponsorme.com

Ubiquity Broadcasting Corporation

Redefining content creation and distribution for the digital age, Ubiquity Broadcasting Corporation is a next-generation company, creating the world's first ubiquitous network, where content distribution is platform and screen independent.  With more than 60 worldwide patents and patents-pending, Ubiquity is accelerating the ultimate convergence of media: mobile, internet and television. UBC redefines broadcasting for the digital age, placing the UBC network at the forefront of a fully global, mobile society.  In addition to its technology developments, Ubiquity Broadcasting Corporation also produces and distributes video coverage for the upcoming "Sponsor Me" series of Action-Sports events.  The company is privately held, based in San Juan Capistrano CA.  

For more information on Ubiquity's technology, applications and innovations, please visit www.ubiquitybc.com

Apple Inc.

Apple Inc., together with subsidiaries, designs, manufactures, and markets personal computers, mobile communication devices, and portable digital music and video players, as well as sells various related software, services, peripherals, and networking solutions. The company sells its products worldwide through its online stores, retail stores, direct sales force, third-party wholesalers, resellers, and value-added resellers. In addition, it sells various third-party Macintosh, iPhone, iPad, and iPod compatible products, including application software, printers, storage devices, speakers, headphones, and various other accessories and peripherals through its online and retail stores, and digital content and applications through the iTunes Store.

Google

Google Inc. maintains an index of Websites and other online content, and makes this information freely available through its search engine to anyone with an Internet connection. Its automated search technology helps people obtain nearly instant access to relevant information from its online index. It generates revenue primarily by delivering online advertising. Businesses use its AdWords program to promote their products and services with targeted advertising. In addition, the thousands of third-party Websites that comprise the Google Network use its AdSense program to deliver relevant ads that generate revenue and enhance the user experience.

Samsung

Samsung Group is a multinational conglomerate corporation headquartered in Samsung Town, Seoul, Korea. The Samsung Group is composed of numerous international affiliated businesses, most of them united under the Samsung brand including Samsung Electronics, the world's largest electronics company by sales. Samsung Heavy Industries, the world's second largest shipbuilder, Samsung Engineering was ranked 35th, Samsung C&T 72nd in a 2009 ranking of 225 global construction firms compiled by the Engineering News-Record, a U.S. construction journal, and Samsung Life Insurance was ranked at 14th in a 2009 ranking of Fortune Global 500 Industries.

Toshiba

Toshiba products play an active role, be it in computing, controlling, powering, or communicating -- transporting, cooking, playing, or even elevating. The company's portfolio includes personal and professional computers (notebook PCs, servers), telecommunications and medical equipment (mobile phones, X-ray machines), industrial machinery (power plant reactors, elevators), consumer appliances (microwaves, DVD players), electronic components (electron tubes, batteries), and semiconductors. Its portfolio also includes air traffic control and railway transportation systems. Customers outside Japan account for more than half of Toshiba's revenues.

Surfer Magazine

To be the mirror of modern surfing has been SURFER Magazine's mission for more than half a century. Our tradition of employing the best journalists, photographers, and artists the surf world has to offer has enabled us to thoroughly document our culture, from the first surf session at the Banzai Pipeline to the shortboard revolution to "discoveries" like Tavarua and Tahiti to the careers of every surfer from Miki Dora to Dane Reynolds. If it's relevant in surfing today, then SURFER is bringing it to our readership with intelligence, beauty, perspective, humor, and authority. They don't call it "The Bible" for nothing.

TransWorld

TransWorld SURF is a leading publisher of young men's action-sports publications, with an audience of more than six million. Based in Oceanside, California, properties include TransWorld SKATEboarding, TransWorld SURF, TransWorld SNOWboarding, Ride BMX and TransWorld Motocross.

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