ATLANTA, June 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- uVuMobile™, Inc. (Pink Sheets: UVUM), a mobility solutions and content aggregator and its wholly owned subsidiary Wasp Mobile announced today that the Company has formed a partnership with Podiatric Success, a premier provider of online interviews called "Meet the Masters". Meet the Masters features interviews in a talk show format with top podiatric, physicians, surgeons and educators presenting cutting-edge technologies and strategies for the day-to-day practice of extraordinary podiatric healthcare. As partners with Podiatric Success, the Company receives a portion of the revenues generated from annual advertising subscriptions.
Medical professionals will now be able to advance their knowledge with the flexibility of both live streaming and downloadable video interviews utilizing uVuMobile's proprietary VXStream platform delivered to PCs, mobile phones, and other connected devices. These archival interviews will be available for download to PC and MP3 players, allowing physicians to listen at their convenience while exercising, driving or simply doing paperwork. The Company is also be developing a broad range of mobile applications including e-Commerce, m-Commerce and apps for Android, iPhone, iPad, blackberry, Smartphones and other Web-enabled mobile phones.
According to the U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics, there are approximately 12,200 podiatrists in the U.S. with about 24% being solo practitioners. More people will turn to podiatrists for foot care because of the rising number of injuries sustained by a more active an increasingly older population.
"uVuMobile is making it possible for busy professionals who need access to the most current research and knowledge that can be applied to the practice of podiatric medicine," said Dr. Brett M. Ribotsky, founder of Podiatric Success. "Podiatric physicians and practitioners need a quick and easy way to communicate with other doctors from all over the country and share ideas without taking extra time away from their very busy schedules. Thanks to uVuMobile doctors can now utilize their PCs and cell phones to gain access to this vital information."
"Through this partnership we are providing a turnkey solution for Podiatric Success to deliver our first fully ad supported service and make it available to physicians for free," said Richard Seifert, President and CEO of uVuMobile. "We expect that this partnership will provide significant cash flow for the Company through annual ad sales."
uVuMobile/Wasp provides an integrated mobile and Web-based solution including software, back-end media hosting, application development, mobile marketing, messaging, content aggregation, billing, advertising and other services directed towards the mobile business-to-business market. Using its proprietary technology, proven marketing efforts and turnkey solutions, uVuMobile makes every facet of building or improving on a mobile marketing campaign relevant to current consumer trends. These services are now available to entertainment brands, carriers, developers, aggregators, distribution partners and other players in the mobile value chain. uVuMobile/Wasp offers ad supported and white label mobile video services that entails all facets under the mobile umbrella including: SMS text messaging (short code), Bluetooth /Proximity Marketing, and Mobile Web and Mobile Applications. For additional information, please visit www.uvumobile.com and www.waspmobile.com.
About Podiatric Success
Dr. Brett M. Ribotsky founded Podiatric Success to give podiatrist around the country an opportunity to communicate on a broader basis without requiring extra time each day. Dr. Ribotsky has developed a way for doctors from all across the U.S. to share ideas, cutting edge technology and strategies to enhance their careers and improve their experience in the day-to-day practice of extraordinary podiatric healthcare. Through Meet the Masters, Dr. Ribotsky has assembled the brightest and best physicians in the field of podiatric medicine and makes their interviews available free of charge.
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