Unified Signal, Inc. Enters into Music Industry by Signing MVNO and Mobile Wallet Enablement Deal with Hip Hop Legend Kurtis Blow.
Kirkland, WA -- (Marketwired) -- 7/20/2016 – Unified Signal, Inc. (OTCQB: UNSI), a leading software enablement system in the telecommunications and mobile payments industry, announced today that it has signed a deal with Kurtis Blow, a legend in Hip Hop since the 80s. Unified Signal will be launching Kurtis’ MVNO called Hip Hop Global Mobile which will be marketed along with a fully functional Hip Hop Global Wallet. Hip Hop Global Mobile wireless and mobile wallet services will be marketed to Kurtis Blow fans and Hip Hop lovers all over the world and will bundle together wireless, music streaming, and mobile wallet services.
Kurtis Blow Walker, CEO of Hip Hop Global Mobile, LLC, stated, "My passion for Hip Hop over the last 45 years has led us to this exciting new venture. Hip Hop Global Mobile will be marketed worldwide. Unlimited data, unlimited texting, unlimited calling, globally, for under 50 bucks, is an incredible deal for everyone. Paris Holt is one of the leading minds in telecommunications technology. The Unified Signal team has the system and experience we need to launch and grow Hip Hop Global Mobile, as well as, revolutionize the bill pay system with the Mobile Wallet. Our team is extremely excited about this partnership and we look forward to our official launch sometime in the fall of 2016. We thank God for this win win partnership!!!"
Unified Signal (www.unifiedsignal.com) is a leading MVNO and mobile wallet enabler in the US. Its billing platform has been under development for the last 18 years and has been integrated into each of the 4 major wireless carriers. MVNOs account for a little over 25 percent of U.S. wireless subscribers and use the wireless carrier’s network to offer private label wireless services to its end customers. Unified Signal provides MVNOs with everything they need to launch their own wireless brand in less than 4 weeks. Unified’s turnkey system solution provides its clients seamless integration with the wireless carriers, prepaid and postpaid billing and rating, tier 1 and 2 customer service, revenue assurance, payment processing, equipment provisioning, and even fulfillment services. Unified’s mobile wallet enablement platform allows for the launching of a true mobile wallet linked to a debit MasterCard. It has also developed a companion card program that enables users to move money around the world in real-time and for free.
Unified Signal's CEO, Paris Holt added "In working with Kurtis over the last few months, I realized what a sophisticated entrepreneur he is and his plans to launch and market his own brand of wireless, mobile wallet, and music services is very exciting. Wireless and music are becoming synonymous with each other and we believe that bundling unlimited hi-definition music streaming with your wireless phone is the wave of the future. We will be investing the necessary capital in the upcoming months and allocating the necessary resources to ensure that the Hip Hop Global Mobile brand and fall launch is a complete success."
About Unified Signal
Unified Signal, Inc. (OTCQB: UNSI) is a SaaS (software as a service) based billing and back office platform, which enables companies in virtually any industry sector to launch cellular, as well as mobile wallet services using their existing brand. Unified Signal's SaaS platform and infrastructure allows clients to implement faster, have more control over the system with feature rich tools, while being more cost efficient than other solution providers. Unified Signal's turnkey telecom and mobile wallet billing platform allows its clients to sell, provision, fulfill, and care for multiple telecom services, including pre and post-paid cellular, local, long distance, Internet, and now mobile banking. Unified Signal's platform is integrated with most major U.S. carriers as well as banks and wireless carriers across the world. The platform also allows clients to private label mobile banking services including a full mobile wallet linked to a debit MasterCard.
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