AUSTIN, Texas–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Perk.com Inc. (TSX:PER) (“Perk” or “the Company”), a leading cloud-based mobile rewards platform provider, announced today it has partnered with Esquire Network, a division of NBCUniversal (“NBCUniversal”) to help promote its first scripted series, “SPOTLESS”, which premiered at 10 pm ET on Saturday, November 14, 2015. As of November 6, 2015, Perk users have been able to view a sample from the show via the Perk TV, Perk Pop Quiz or Perk LIVE app or from their desktop or mobile internet browser via the Perk.TV website.
Adam Salamon, COO of Perk, stated: “We are proud to partner with NBCUniversal and the Esquire Network to help promote Esquire’s first scripted television series ‘SPOTLESS’. We view the partnership as a great opportunity to align ourselves with one of the world’s leading media and entertainment companies. NBCUniversal choosing to partner with Perk to promote the series is a strong testament to the size of our user base and the direct correlation that our rewards system has on reaching advertisers’ targeted audiences and building better and deeper relationships with users.
“Perk’s rewards platform is a great fit to help drive viewership and community engagement. Not only are our users in the show’s target demographic range, but the Perk platform ensures our users are watching the show and engaging in it in a meaningful way. We have received valuable feedback through the viewing of ‘SPOTLESS’ ads available exclusively through select apps, and will be able to use this information for future campaigns, other projects and show premieres.”
About Esquire Network
Esquire Network champions the pursuit of a well-played life. The lifestyle and entertainment network features programming that speaks to classic and contemporary passions and interests, from fashion and style to food and drink, travel, family and relationships. Building on Esquire magazine’s 80 years of insight into what makes men tick, Esquire Network is available wherever viewers are watching: in 70 million homes nationwide, online at http://esquiretv.com, On Demand, via mobile with the Esquire TV Now app and other platforms. Esquire Network is a unit of NBCUniversal Cable Entertainment, a division of NBCUniversal. To find Esquire Network, visit: http://esquiretv.com/channelfinder. For more corporate information, visit www.nbcuniversal.com.
About Perk.com Inc.
As a leading mobile rewards platform, Perk brings together the interests of consumers, advertisers, and publishers by offering users rewards such as Perk Points which is a digital reward system. Perk Points can be redeemed for gift cards, cash, or loaded on to Perk Plastik, a re-loadable branded debit card. In addition, Perk works with brands and publishers to reach consumers through truly engaging and innovative formats using rewards as a way to achieve maximum engagement of their brands and products.
Perk currently owns and operates 15 mobile applications that allow members to earn Perk Points. Perk also operates numerous websites as well as AppTrailers, a leading mobile video rewards app. In addition to offering Perk Points to members through its own mobile applications and websites, Perk launched Appsaholic Software Development Kit which allows mobile and desktop publishers to utilize Perk’s rewards system to engage and entice users through the publisher’s own applications and websites.
Additional information about Perk.com Inc. can be found at the Company’s corporate website: ir.perk.com.
Cautionary Statement Regarding Forward Looking Statements
This press release contains forward-looking statements, including with respect to Perk’s business, Perk’s ability to grow its active consumer base; the proposed used of proceeds with respect to the funds raised from the private placement; user and advertiser engagement; Perk’s ability to establish new marketing partnerships; Perk’s ability to expand into new markets; and Perk’s ability to acquire and integrate new businesses and technologies. Such forward-looking statements reflect Perk’s expectations about its future operating results, performance and opportunities that involve substantial risks and uncertainties. These statements include but are not limited to statements regarding the intended terms of the offering and the closing of the offering. When used herein, the words “anticipate, ” “believe,” “estimate,” “upcoming,” “plan,” “target”, “intend” and “expect” and similar expressions, as they relate to Perk or its management, are intended to identify such forward-looking statements. These forward-looking statements are based on information currently available to Perk and are subject to a number of risks, uncertainties, and other factors that could cause Perk actual results, performance, prospects, and opportunities to differ materially from those expressed in, or implied by, these forward-looking statements, including, but not limited to: maintenance by Perk of relationships with advertising network providers; maintenance by Perk of its agreement with Yahoo!; successful development of the “Perk” brand; Perk’s ability to keep up with rapid technology developments in Perk’s markets; Perk’s ability to avoid defects in products and services delivered by Perk; Perk’s ability to attract app and website developers to its Appsaholic SDK; and Perk’s ability to successfully enter new business areas and geographic markets; success of new products developed by Perk and Perk’s ability to retain key members of its management team.