Las Vegas, NV/Boca Raton, FL – Zuffa LLC, the owner of the Ultimate Fighting Championship® (www.ufc.com) announced today that it has signed an agreement with AppTech Corp (US OTC: APCX, www.apptechcorp.com ) to give AppTech exclusive rights to distribute UFC® branded apps, multimedia and interactive content to mobile carriers and portals in all of Latin America, including Brazil, Mexico, Colombia, Argentina, Chile, Peru, Ecuador, Paraguay, Uruguay, Venezuela, and Central America.
The content will include the UFC fight library and event footage; individual fighter apps featuring highlights, statistics and live video interaction with top UFC superstars; live weigh-ins and previews of upcoming UFC events; news, rankings, and trivia games; and exclusive UFC themed wallpapers, ringtones and screensavers. Revenue will be generated from advertising, sponsorships, the sale of premium mobile content and interactive services.
UFC programming is broadcast in 149 countries and territories, to nearly one billion homes, in 20 different languages. With its mobile distribution in Latin and South America, AppTech will target more than 100 million UFC fans.
Karl Loriega, AppTech’s Chief Operating Officer, states: “We are very excited to play a part in the UFC’s unprecedented expansion in Brazil and Latin America. The growth of the UFC in the region coincides with the explosion of mobile services usage and Apptech is poised to deliver the best UFC content to fans on the go.”
“The UFC prides itself on delivering the best and most up-to-date content to its fans, and working with a company such as AppTech will help us continue to be leaders in the digital space,” said Marshall Zelaznik, UFC’s Managing Director of International Development.
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About AppTech Corp
AppTech Corp, based in Boca Raton, Florida, is a leading provider of live streaming video applications to mobile communications devices. Its unique and proprietary LiveCam technology takes visual communication to the next level by facilitating video content generation directly from mobile devices to its platform and from there to viewers all over the world. With its hardware-accelerated LiveCam platform, AppTech supports practically all video formats and also allows for two-way communication.
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