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January 30, 2017

REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Jan. 30, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- ItsOn, the leader in mobile digital transformation, has been shortlisted as a nominee in the "Best Mobile Network Solution for Serving Customers" category for the 2017 GSMA Glomo Awards. This category recognizes the best solution or platform for its enhanced service delivery to mobile users. The GSMA judges selected ItsOn as a nominee for its innovation in delivering a highly personalized digital experience to mobile users. By providing services through cloud technology, ItsOn enables mobile operators to deliver contextual and customizable offers and services directly to its end-users, while at the same time empowering them to be in full control of their mobile service without unexpected surprises. "At ItsOn, it's our goal to build a platform that mobile operators need while concurrently creating a personalized and enjoyable experience for mobile users," said Robert Oberhofer, vice president of technical sales and marketing at ItsOn. "Through our work with global operators like STC and Telefónica Mexico, we're able to see first-hand the positive effect our platform has on end-users and we're honored to be recognized by the GSMA for our developments in this category." ItsOn was selected as a nominee from hundreds of applications by a distinguished panel of journalists, analysts and industry experts. The Glomo Award winners will be announced on Tuesday, February 28, 2017 at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. "We congratulate all of the nominees for the Glomo Awards, which once again saw an impressive number of entries," said Michael O'Hara, Chief Marketing Officer of GSMA. "The Glomo Awards recognise those companies and individuals that are driving innovation in the rapidly evolving mobile industry, and we are excited to this year introduce several new awards that highlight the very latest developments in this dynamic industry." ItsOn was also selected as a nominee for the 2016 Glomo Awards in the "Best Mobile Cloud Service or App" category. About ItsOn ItsOn is a proven leader in the telecommunications industry, having fundamentally changed how mobile services are delivered and consumed. The company launched its services platform for mobile operators in the U.S. and globally last year, and counts MTN, Saudi Telecom Company (STC), Sprint, Telefónica Mexico and Virgin Mobile USA as customers. ItsOn investors include Andreessen Horowitz, Tenaya Capital, Vodafone Ventures, Verizon Investments, Cisco and Delta Capital Partners. The company is privately held and headquartered in Redwood City, California. For more information, please visit www.itsoninc.com or follow @ItsOnInc on Twitter. SOURCE ItsOn


November 17, 2016

Mobile industry executives select ItsOn as winner in service orchestration and delivery category REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Nov. 18, 2016 /PRNewswire/ --Mobile IT leader ItsOn was announced as the winner in the “service orchestration and delivery” category of the Fierce Innovation Awards: Telecom Edition on Thursday. ItsOn was selected as the category winner for its proven ability to enable innovation among mobile operators and deliver customized mobile experiences to consumers. “We’re honored to receive this prestigious award and to be recognized by our industry peers,” said Greg Raleigh, ItsOn founder and CEO. “This award acknowledges the focus of our work at ItsOn — delivering the leading end-to-end platform that improves service creation and delivery for operators. Our platform provides a modern mobile-first, end-user journey that combines user engagement offers for third party services and goods with the core wireless connection service offer. ItsOn continues to provide the IT agility and end-user satisfaction mobile operators are looking for as they seek to digitally transform their businesses.” ItsOn integrates its cloud-based software with mobile operators’ existing IT frameworks to virtualize business support systems such as billing, charging, rating, policy, activation, marketing and on-device purchases. These integrated capabilities deliver a contextual and personalized digital experience for mobile consumers. ItsOn’s customers include leading global mobile operators such as Saudi Telecom Company, Telefónica Mexico, MTN, Sprint and Virgin Mobile. The Fierce Innovation Awards: Telecom Edition is a carrier-reviewed awards program from the publisher of FierceWireless, FierceTelecom and FierceCable. Applications were reviewed by an exclusive panel of executives from major telecommunications companies including Verizon, TeliaSonera, Comcast, Sprint and T-Mobile. All applications were evaluated based on effectiveness, ease of use/ROI, innovation and end-user impact. About FierceMarkets FierceMarkets, a division of Questex, LLC, is a leader in B2B e-media, providing information and marketing services in the telecommunications, life sciences, healthcare, IT, energy, government, finance, and retail industries through its portfolio of email newsletters, websites, webinars and live events. Every business day, FierceMarkets' wide array of digital publications reaches more than 2 million executives in more than 100 countries. Current publications include: Telecom: FierceWireless; FierceCable; FierceDeveloper; FierceOnlineVideo; FierceTelecom; FierceWirelessTech; FierceWireless:Europe /TelecomsEMEA, FierceInstaller; an Telecom Asia; Healthcare: FierceEMR; FierceHealthcare; FierceHealthFinance; FierceHealthIT; FierceHealthPayer; FierceHealthPayerAntiFraud; FierceMobileHealthcare; FiercePracticeManagement and Hospital Impact; Life Sciences: FierceBiotech; FierceBiotechIT; FierceBiotech Research; FierceCRO; FierceDiagnostics, FierceDrugDelivery; FierceMedicalDevices; FiercePharma; FiercePharmaAsia; FiercePharmaMarketing; FiercePharmaManufacturing; FierceVaccines and FierceAnimalHealth Enterprise IT: FierceBigData; FierceCIO; FierceContentManagement; FierceDevOps; FierceEnterpriseCommunications; FierceITSecurity and FierceMobileIT; Finance: FierceCFO; and FierceFinanceIT; Government: FierceGovernment; FierceGovernmentIT; FierceHomelandSecurity; FierceMobileGovernment; FierceCities and FierceGovHealthIT Marketing & Retail: FierceCMO; FierceTechExec. About ItsOn ItsOn is a proven leader in the telecommunications industry, having fundamentally changed how mobile services are delivered and consumed. The company launched its services platform for mobile operators in the U.S. and globally last year, and counts MTN, Saudi Telecom Company (STC), Sprint, Telefónica Mexico and Virgin Mobile USA as customers. ItsOn investors include Andreessen Horowitz, Tenaya Capital, Vodafone Ventures, Verizon Investments, Cisco and Delta Capital Partners. The company is privately held and headquartered in Redwood City, CA. For more information, please visit www.itsoninc.com or follow @ItsOnInc on Twitter.


November 14, 2016

Global industry leaders recognize ItsOn in the service orchestration category REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Nov. 14, 2016 /PRNewswire/ --ItsOn, the mobile IT leader in delivering innovative digital experiences for consumers, announced today that it has been selected as a finalist in this year's Fierce Innovation Awards: Telecom Edition, a carrier-reviewed awards program from the publisher of FierceWireless, FierceTelecom and FierceCable. ItsOn was recognized as a finalist in the category of service orchestration and delivery for its cloud-based platform that enables digital transformation among mobile operators. "We are delighted to be recognized as a finalist in the Fierce Innovation Awards," said Robert Oberhofer, Ph.D., vice president of technical sales and marketing at ItsOn. "We are continually striving to be a leader and innovator in helping operators achieve their business goals as they look to meet the market demands of a new digital experience through our cloud platform." Applications were reviewed by an exclusive panel of executives from major telecommunications companies including Verizon, TeliaSonera, Comcast, Sprint and T-Mobile. All applications were evaluated based on effectiveness, ease of use/ROI, innovation and end-user impact. The ItsOn platform was recognized for its cloud-client solution that gives carriers a nimble, scalable architecture that integrates all key components to enable a modern digital service experience. Through ItsOn's cloud-based software, mobile operators can engage customers through on-device software with real-time, contextual notifications, usage information and self-service, which creates a personalized experience for consumers. It allows operators to create and deploy new services and monetization models through a more modern approach versus traditional OSS/BSS architectures. ItsOn already counts Saudi Telecom Company, TelefónicaMexico, MTN, Sprint and Virgin Mobile as customers. ItsOn was also a finalist in the 2015 Fierce Innovation Awards: Telecom Edition in the OSS/BSS and Cloud Service categories. Winners of the 2016 awards will be announced via live webcast on Nov. 17 at 2 p.m. ET. About FierceMarkets FierceMarkets, a division of Questex, LLC, is a leader in B2B e-media, providing information and marketing services in the telecommunications, life sciences, healthcare, IT, energy, government, finance, and retail industries through its portfolio of email newsletters, websites, webinars and live events. Every business day, FierceMarkets' wide array of digital publications reaches more than 2 million executives in more than 100 countries. Current publications include: Telecom: FierceWireless; FierceCable; FierceDeveloper; FierceOnlineVideo; FierceTelecom; FierceWirelessTech; FierceWireless:Europe /TelecomsEMEA,  FierceInstaller; an Telecom Asia;Healthcare: FierceEMR; FierceHealthcare; FierceHealthFinance; FierceHealthIT; FierceHealthPayer; FierceHealthPayerAntiFraud; FierceMobileHealthcare; FiercePracticeManagement and Hospital Impact; Life Sciences: FierceBiotech; FierceBiotechIT; FierceBiotech Research; FierceCRO; FierceDiagnostics, FierceDrugDelivery; FierceMedicalDevices; FiercePharma; FiercePharmaAsia; FiercePharmaMarketing; FiercePharmaManufacturing; FierceVaccines and FierceAnimalHealth Enterprise IT: FierceBigData; FierceCIO; FierceContentManagement; FierceDevOps; FierceEnterpriseCommunications; FierceITSecurity and FierceMobileIT; Finance: FierceCFO; and FierceFinanceIT; Government: FierceGovernment; FierceGovernmentIT; FierceHomelandSecurity; FierceMobileGovernment; FierceCities and FierceGovHealthITMarketing & Retail: FierceCMO; FierceTechExec. About ItsOn ItsOn is a proven leader in the telecommunications industry, having fundamentally changed how mobile services are delivered and consumed. The company launched its services platform for mobile operators in the U.S. and globally last year, and counts MTN, Saudi Telecom Company (STC), Sprint, Telefónica Mexico and Virgin Mobile USA as customers. ItsOn investors include Andreessen Horowitz, Tenaya Capital, Vodafone Ventures, Verizon Investments, Cisco and Delta Capital Partners. The company is privately held and headquartered in Redwood City, CA. For more information, please visit www.itsoninc.com or follow @ItsOnInc on Twitter.


October 26, 2016

ItsOn listed among the most innovative companies in global communications industry REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Oct. 26, 2016 /PRNewswire/ --ItsOn, the leader of digital transformation solutions in the telecommunications industry, was selected by a panel of distinguished judges as one of five finalists in the 'Best Digital Transformation Project' category for the 2016 Global Telecoms Awards hosted by Telecoms.com. This category recognizes the most innovative companies whose products, processes and services are shaping the digital age. Now in its fourth year, the Global Telecoms Awards brings together influential telecom executives for a celebration of innovation and excellence in the communications industry. The ItsOn platform was recognized for its cloud-client solution that transforms the way mobile operators create, market and deliver services to create rich digital experiences for consumers. Winners from each category will be announced at the awards gala dinner on November 3 in London. "The past year has given us the opportunity to launch digital transformation initiatives with industry-leading mobile operators including MTN, Saudi Telecom Company and Telefónica Mexico," said Robert Oberhofer, Vice President of Technical Sales and Marketing at ItsOn. "This recognition from the Global Telecoms Awards reaffirms our position as not just an innovator, but a leader in the industry partnering with operators to fulfill their vision of digital transformation." The ItsOn platform enables carriers to deliver customized services and offerings directly to their subscribers' devices while also automating key operator business and operational support functions such as billing, rating, policy, marketing and on-device purchases. ItsOn is the first fully deployed digital transformation solution and counts mobile operators such as MTN, Saudi Telecom Company (STC), Sprint, Telefónica Mexico and Virgin Mobile USA as customers. About Telecoms.com Telecoms.com is a highly respected independent news portal covering the latest technological advancements and market trends, focusing on the key business and technology issues facing the industry today. Launched in 2001, the site attracts more than 86,000 unique users and 173,000 page views every month. Our impartial investigation of industry activity is supplemented by regular in-depth features, executive interviews and opinion pieces. The analysis arm of the website, Telecoms.com Intelligence, works with its partners to create educational services for its readership. A consultative and collaborative approach with our editorial team ensures a widely respected and impartial perspective to effectively deliver insight and analysis through the use of webinars, whitepapers, bespoke surveys and more. For more information, please visit the website at http://www.telecoms.com. Follow Telecoms.com on Twitter: @telecoms. About ItsOn ItsOn is a proven leader in the telecommunications industry, having fundamentally changed how mobile services are delivered and consumed. The company launched its services platform for mobile operators in the U.S. and globally last year, and counts MTN, Saudi Telecom Company (STC), Sprint, Telefónica Mexico and Virgin Mobile USA as customers. ItsOn investors include Andreessen Horowitz, Tenaya Capital, Vodafone Ventures, Verizon Investments, Cisco and Delta Capital Partners. The company is privately held and headquartered in Redwood City, CA. For more information, please visit www.itsoninc.com or follow @ItsOnInc on Twitter.


October 18, 2016

José Lorenzo, senior vice president of global sales and business operations at ItsOn, and Subhra Das, Jawwy from STC CEO, to discuss Jawwy goals, challenges and successes REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Oct. 18, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- José Lorenzo, senior vice president of global sales and business operations at ItsOn Inc., and Subhra Das, CEO of Jawwy from Saudi Telecom Company (STC), will speak at the Middle East Conference of the GSMA Mobile 360 Series in Dubai today. Lorenzo and Das will be joined by international tech industry experts, including leaders from VIACOM and Wikimedia, in a keynote panel session entitled "OTT and the Media," where they will discuss operator partnerships, new business models and the evolution of mobile in the Middle East and North Africa. Lorenzo and Das will specifically discuss the groundwork and success following the May launch of Jawwy, a new type of mobile service designed for young, digitally savvy customers in Saudi Arabia. GSMA is in its fourth year of organizing the Mobile 360 Series. The 2016 conference takes place on October 17-18 at the World Trade Center in Dubai. Other keynotes and panel discussions include topics on IoT, cyber security, mobile economy and future network services. Visit the GSMA Mobile 360 Series website for more event information. To request a meeting at the event, please email itson@inkhouse.com. Who: José Lorenzo, SVP of Global Sales and Business Operations, ItsOn; Subhra Das, CEO, Jawwy What: "OTT and the Media" keynote panel discussion When: Tuesday, October 18 at 11:30 a.m. AST Where: Dubai World Trade Center, Dubai, United Arab Emirates About ItsOn ItsOn is a proven leader in the telecommunications industry, having fundamentally changed how mobile services are delivered and consumed. The company launched its services platform for mobile operators in the U.S. and globally last year, and counts Sprint, MTN, Telefónica Mexico and Virgin Mobile as customers. ItsOn investors include Andreessen Horowitz, Tenaya Capital, Vodafone Ventures, Verizon Investments, Cisco and Delta Capital Partners. The company is privately held and headquartered in Redwood City, CA. For more information, please visit http://www.itsoninc.com or follow @ItsOnInc on Twitter. Press Contact Alex Ingram InkHouse for ItsOn itson@inkhouse.com


September 29, 2016

Dr. Greg Raleigh to discuss ItsOn's latest partnership with Saudi Telecom Company and the state of digital transformation REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Sept. 27, 2016 /PRNewswire/ --Dr. Greg Raleigh, CEO and founder of ItsOn Inc., will take the stage twice at The Telecom Council of Silicon Valley's TC3 Summit in Mountain View, CA on Wednesday, September 28 and Thursday, September 29. On Wednesday, Dr. Raleigh will join a spotlight talk on digital transformation alongside BT's Managing Director External Innovation, Jean-Marc Frangos, and on Thursday, he will present ItsOn and Saudi Telecom Company's (STC) partnership case study alongside Subhra Das, CEO of Jawwy from STC. The Telecom Council of Silicon Valley's TC3 event is a two-day summit that brings together executives from all corners of the wireless industry to discuss the market's most innovative technology. As part of this summit, Dr. Raleigh, who pioneered modern MIMO and mobile cloud-client technologies, will draw on his experience as the founder of multiple successful startups and his current role as CEO of ItsOn. In May 2016, ItsOn partnered with Jawwy by STC to launch the first digital operator in Saudi Arabia. Powered by ItsOn's breakthrough cloud-based platform, Jawwy delivers superior experiences to their hugely millennial customer base via innovative services like online sign-ups and personalized data plans. ItsOn's launch with STC marks the company's third global partnership this year. ItsOn provides an industry-leading service creation and management platform that enables carriers to respond more effectively to changing customer needs, and that is proving crucial as carriers discover that they must quickly pivot to meet the challenges of evolving markets and new competition. Who:      Dr. Greg Raleigh, CEO and founder of ItsOn What:    Spotlight on Digital Transformation Panel - Wednesday, September 28 Case Study: Jawwy from Saudi Telecom Company - Thursday, September 29 When:   Wednesday, September 28 at 9:35 a.m. PT and Thursday, September 29 at 1:30 p.m. PT Where: Computer History Museum, 1401 North Shoreline Blvd, Mountain View, CA If you'd like to register or learn more about this event, please go here. To request a meeting at the event, please emailitson@inkhouse.com. About ItsOn ItsOn is a proven leader in the telecommunications industry, having fundamentally changed how mobile services are delivered and consumed. The company launched its services platform for mobile operators in the U.S. and globally last year, and counts Saudi Telecom Company, Telefonica Mexico, Sprint and Virgin Mobile as customers. ItsOn investors include Andreessen Horowitz, Tenaya Capital, Vodafone Ventures, Verizon Investments, Cisco and Delta Capital Partners. The company is privately held and headquartered in Redwood City, CA. For more information, please visit www.itsoninc.com or follow @ItsOnInc on Twitter.


August 18, 2016

  Mobile IT Innovator Recognized as Mobile Cloud Category Finalist REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Aug. 18, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- ItsOn, the leader in digital transformation for mobile operators, was selected this week as a finalist in mobile cloud category of the 2016 CTIA Emerging Technology (E-Tech) Awards. The awards ceremony will take place at CTIA Super Mobility on September 8, 2016. The ItsOn platform was recognized for its cloud-client solution that enables carriers to rapidly create and deploy new services and business models while delivering superior end-user mobile experiences. Through ItsOn's cloud-based software, mobile operators can engage customers through on-device software with real-time, contextual notifications, usage information and self-service, creating a personalized customer experience. "We are honored to be recognized as a finalist in the mobile cloud category and see it as a result of ItsOn's mission to deliver innovative cloud services to mobile operators." said Robert Oberhofer, Ph.D., ItsOn Vice President of Technical Sales and Marketing. "Our recent partnerships with Telefónica Mexico and Saudi Telecom Company are proof points that operators across the globe are seeking innovative solutions to meet today's customer needs with today's technology." The CTIA E-Tech Awards is now in its tenth year of recognizing mobile products and services for excellence in transforming networks, businesses, smart cities, connected consumers and government. First, second and third place winners will be recognized at CTIA Super Mobility on September 8 in Las Vegas. The ceremony will take place at the Connected Life and Startup Stage (booth #3715) at 2:00 p.m. PT. "CTIA awards represent the wireless industry's highest honors in innovation, functionality and technological importance," said CTIA Show Director and Conventions AVP Heather Lee. "We look forward to showcasing how these mobile products and services will benefit businesses and consumers." About ItsOn ItsOn is a proven leader in the telecommunications industry, having fundamentally changed how mobile services are delivered and consumed. The company launched its services platform for mobile operators in the U.S. and globally last year, and counts Saudi Telecom Company, Telefonica Mexico, MTN, Sprint and Virgin Mobile as customers. ItsOn investors include Andreessen Horowitz, Tenaya Capital, Vodafone Ventures, Verizon Investments, Cisco and Delta Capital Partners. The company is privately held and headquartered in Redwood City, CA. For more information, please visit www.itsoninc.com or follow @ItsOnInc on Twitter.


June 9, 2016

Wireless technology pioneer to join CEO roundtable on telecom innovation REDWOOD CITY, Calif., June 9, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Greg Raleigh, CEO and co-founder of ItsOn Inc., will speak at Future: Mobile, an event hosted by Rutberg Holdings, LLC at the Ritz-Carlton hotel in Half Moon Bay, Calif. on June 10. Raleigh will join top CEOs from leading wireless and tech companies, including Sony, AT&T and VMware for this exclusive conference. His roundtable discussion will focus on the digital transformation of the telco industry and will be moderated by Peter Jarich, lead consumer and infrastructure analyst of Current Analysis. Rutberg's Future: Mobile is an invitation-only gathering of senior executives designed to provide a snapshot of what is occurring at the innovative edge of wireless and mobility. Each year, Rutberg identifies 20 sectors in mobile that have the most potential to disrupt business and change consumer behavior. Five CEOs from the highest profile start-ups in each sector are selected to speak at Future: Mobile in a roundtable format. Raleigh has been chosen to speak to breakthrough innovation in mobile IT infrastructure following ItsOn's recent traction with international network operators including MTN, Saudi Telecom Company (STC) and Telefónica. Who: Greg Raleigh, CEO and co-founder, ItsOn What: "Telecom Innovation" roundtable discussion When: Friday, June 10 at 10:30 a.m. PT Where: The Ritz-Carlton Half Moon Bay, 1 Miramontes Point Road, Half Moon Bay, Calif. If you'd like to learn more about this event, please go here. To request a meeting at the event, please email itson@inkhouse.com. About ItsOn ItsOn is a proven leader in the telecommunications industry, having fundamentally changed how mobile services are delivered and consumed. The company launched its services platform for mobile operators in the U.S. and globally last year, and counts both Sprint and Virgin Mobile as customers. ItsOn investors include Andreessen Horowitz, Tenaya Capital, Vodafone Ventures, Verizon Investments, Cisco and Delta Capital Partners. The company is privately held and headquartered in Redwood City, CA.For more information, please visit www.itsoninc.com or follow @ItsOnInc on Twitter.


May 20, 2016

Breakthrough mobile IT startup is a finalist in the Outstanding OSS/BSS Vendor category REDWOOD CITY, Calif., May 20, 2016 — ItsOn, the leader of transformative SaaS solutions in the telecommunications industry, has been shortlisted for a Leading Lights Award in the “Outstanding OSS/BSS Vendor” category. This award recognizes industry leaders and innovators enabling modern mobile services. The ItsOn platform is gaining recognition for its innovative cloud-client platform, which transforms mobile network operators across the globe into agile, cutting edge digital service providers. ItsOn’s technology virtualizes and automates key operator functions — billing, charging, rating, policy, activation, marketing and e-commerce — and provides an on-demand end-user experience complete with plan customization and contextual offers through an engaging client interface. No other solution on the market combines cloud-based software, on-device intelligence and a carrier-managed service creation environment to provide subscribers with such a personalized, responsive service experience. “Major operators from all over the world are shifting their global business strategies to increase agility and flexibility in service,” said Robert Oberhofer, ItsOn’s vice president of technical and product marketing. “This nomination, and our recently announced deployments with Telefónica Mexico, MTN, and Saudi Telecom Company (STC), further validates the shift toward digital transformation in the mobile industry.” The shortlisted nominees in each Leading Lights Award category were determined by a panel of established industry experts from hundreds of submissions. This year's Leading Lights Awards attracted a record number of entries, according to Ray Le Maistre, editor-in-chief of Light Reading. The winners and identities of this year's Light Reading Hall of Fame inductees will be announced at the Leading Lights awards dinner, Monday, May 23 at the Hotel Ella in Austin, Texas the night before Light Reading’s Big Communications Event. About ItsOn ItsOn is a proven leader in the telecommunications industry, having fundamentally changed how mobile services are delivered and consumed. The company launched its services platform for mobile operators in the U.S. and globally last year, and counts both Sprint and Virgin Mobile as customers. ItsOn investors include Andreessen Horowitz, Tenaya Capital, Vodafone Ventures, Verizon Investments, Cisco and Delta Capital Partners. The company is privately held and headquartered in Redwood City, CA. For more information, please visit http://www.itsoninc.com or follow @ItsOnInc on Twitter.