Press release – May 29, 2009
Macilveen Represents Mobile Hub Aggregators on Industry’s Most Influential Council
OpenMarket Inc., the largest and most reliable mobile transaction hub in the United States, today announced Nick Macilveen’s re-election to the Mobile Marketing Association (MMA) 2009 North America Board of Directors. This is Macilveen’s third MMA Board of Directors term since 2007. The MMA is a global non-profit association that strives to stimulate the growth of mobile marketing and its associated technologies.
“The MMA is pleased to have added Nick Macilveen to the North America Board of Directors for 2009,” said Mike Wehrs, president and CEO of the MMA. “The goal of the MMA is to advance the mobile marketing industry worldwide, and Nick Macilveen and OpenMarket have been key to driving the success of the MMA in North America. I would like to personally thank Nick for his commitment to driving mobile marketing initiatives, and welcome him to the Board of Directors.”
Macilveen is the Senior Director of Strategic Corporate Development and Industry Relations for OpenMarket, a business unit of Amdocs Interactive, and brings more than a decade of wireless industry and mobile channel experience to the MMA. He has extensive relationships with major mobile operators, media companies and content providers globally, many of whom belong to the MMA. Macilveen is an active member of the mobile community. He is a member of the MMA’s Consumer Best Practices Committee, Mobile Commerce Committee and Mobile Advertising Committee, as well as the CTIA’s Wireless Internet Caucus.
“I am honored to continue serving member companies on the MMA Board of Directors and committee teams,” said Macilveen. “Now more than ever the mobile marketing and off-portal industries need honest dialogue, strong leadership, and decisive action. The MMA can provide a forum that represents many parties in the value chain, which makes our work even more important this year.”
OpenMarket is the largest and most reliable mobile transaction hub in the United States. We provide a comprehensive set of messaging, payment and emerging services to meet mobile business needs. From the largest consumer brands to the smallest new ventures, OpenMarket empowers businesses to expand their marketing initiatives and strengthen customer relationships by leveraging the off-portal mobile channel. OpenMarket provides the most direct mobile operator connections in the U.S. market today. OpenMarket is a business of Amdocs. For more information, please visit www.openmarket.com.
Amdocs is the market leader in customer experience systems innovation, enabling world-leading service providers to deliver an integrated, innovative and intentional customer experienceTM at every point of service. Amdocs provides solutions that deliver customer experience excellence, combining the software, services and expertise to help its customers execute their strategies and achieve service, operational and financial excellence. A global company with revenue of $3.16 billion in fiscal 2008, Amdocs has more than 17,000 employees and serves customers in more than 50 countries around the world. For more information, visit Amdocs at www.amdocs.com.
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