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Monday, April 4th, 2011

ZOMM Announces Mobile Android Application at CTIA Wireless 2011

ZOMM Named as CTIA Emerging Technology Awards Finalist in Two Categories

ORLANDO (March 22, 2011) – ZOMM, LLC (zomm.com), a global technology company and developer of the world’s first Wireless Leash for cell phones, introduces its first mobile application. Available for all Android-powered smartphones, the myZOMM mobile app allows a more seamless user experience by being able to set up and manage all of the ZOMM features from the user’s mobile phone. To sign up as a beta tester, visit zomm.com/beta.

“Developing mobile applications was a natural next step for ZOMM, and we are excited to share the myZOMM mobile app at CTIA,” said Henry Penix, CEO of ZOMM, LLC. “The introduction of the myZOMM mobile app as well as being named as a CTIA Emerging Technology Award finalist continues to affirm ZOMM’s position as a leader in the global technology space.”

The myZOMM mobile app provides users a mobile platform to set up and adjust the device preferences, such as naming the ZOMM, muting the device, programming/changing the alert distance and programming/changing the emergency contact number. An added feature allows for an alert to be sent from the myZOMM mobile app directly to the ZOMM Wireless Leash. If the user has misplaced the device, keys, or other item to which the ZOMM is attached, they can now find them by initiating ZOMM’s alarm from their mobile phone. The app also provides the capability to program custom profiles allowing owners to choose if the ZOMM vibrates, flashes, sounds an alarm, or a combination, when the Bluetooth connection is broken.

CTIA Emerging Technology Awards Finalist

ZOMM has been named a finalist in the Mobile CE: Fashion & Lifestyle Products and Mobile CE: Accessories categories in the CTIA Emerging Technology (E-Tech) Awards. CTIA’s sixth annual E-Tech Awards program recognizes products in 14 categories. More than 80 prominent media and industry analysts judged the 300-plus entries submitted for the E-Tech Awards program. Products are judged on innovation, functionality, technological importance/impact, implementation and overall “wow” factor.

Using Bluetooth® technology, the keychain-sized ZOMM prevents users from losing or misplacing their mobile phone by vibrating, flashing lights and sounding an alarm when they separate from their phone. With added features of call notification, a fully functional speakerphone with a noise-canceling microphone for safe hands-free communication while driving and a personal safety device for emergencies, the ZOMM is the ultimate multi-functional accessory for any Bluetooth-enabled phone.

Created for ZOMM users, the myZOMM mobile app is available now in Beta form and available for a free download at zomm.com/beta.

For more information about ZOMM and its products, visit zomm.com.

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About ZOMM, LLC
ZOMM, LLC is a global technology company that enhances lives through technology. Its first product, ZOMM Wireless Leash, won a Best of Innovations award at the 2010 Consumer Electronic Show, was one of two finalist for the 2011 Bluetooth SIG’s best of CES Award and has been named a 2011 CTIA Emerging Tech Award Finalist. ZOMM has since received over 500 million media impressions worldwide, including coverage on leading broadcast stations and featured in over 1000 magazines and newspapers. Its executive team includes legendary seasoned leaders in business, technology, marketing and finance. ZOMM’s mission to enhance lives through technology is now being realized as new products and services are introduced to the world. ZOMM is headquartered in Tulsa, Okla., with offices in Kirkland, Wash, distribution in Okla., Innsbruck, Austria and China, sales offices in Germany and London, and distribution partners in South Africa, France, Switzerland and Austria. For more information about ZOMM, please visit www.zomm.com.

Thursday, March 10th, 2011

ZOMM is a Finalist in CTIA’s Emerging Technology Awards

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The 2011 annual International CTIA Wireless show will be held in Orlando, Florida, in just a few weeks. However, the party started this week when the CTIA Emerging Technology (E-Tech) Awards announced their finalists.

We are thrilled to report that ZOMM is a finalist! Judges sorted through over 300 nominations and chose the finalists based on “innovation, functionality, technological importance/impact, implementation and overall ‘wow’ factor.”

ZOMM has been nominated in two categories – “Mobile CE: Fashion & Lifestyle Products,” and “Mobile CE: Accessories. In order to win, we need your votes!

To vote for ZOMM as Best Online Pick in the above categories, visit this link: http://budurl.com/CTIAawards, and click on ZOMM, LLC. It takes less than a minute! Voting is open until March 23.

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We’d also like to thank everyone who voted for us in the About.com Readers’ Choice Awards. Once we hear the final tally, you’ll be the first to know!

*Update: We just received notice that we did, in fact, win the About.com Readers’ Choice Award for Best Mobile Accessory!

Friday, October 29th, 2010

Latest ZOMM Happenings

As usual, things have been super busy in the ZOMM headquarters this fall.  We’ve been busy traveling to conferences like Opencamp and shows like CTIA’s Mobile Focus in order to spread the word about ZOMM.

That’s not all we’ve been doing to spread the word, though. Zac, the Z in ZOMM and our web designer, has been hard at work designing, updating and tweaking our website. Though every stage has looked great, we think the version up now is especially user-friendly. Check it out and let me know what you think!

Another way we’ve been spreading the word of ZOMM is through a national television commercial! The beautiful Cali Lewis serves as our spokesperson in the 30-second spot. Maybe you’ve seen it? It’s been running on FoxNews, Biography and G4 Channels. Make sure to let us know if you see it in your area! If you just can’t wait to see it on TV, visit our YouTube channel to see the commercial, and lots of other awesome ZOMM videos.

Have a great week everyone!

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