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Metatron, Inc.'s i-Mobilize Secures Membership Site Management Agreement With Best-Selling Self-Help Author Glenn Harrold(July 01, 2010)
SAN DIEGO, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 07/01/10 -- i-Mobilize, provider of multi-platform digital content distribution and a wholly-owned subsidiary of Metatron, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: MRNJ), has been selected as the developer of a new subscription membership site for the UK's best-selling self-help author, Glenn Harrold.
The Glenn Harrold organization chose i-Mobilize because of the Company's expertise as one of the top mobile app developers, with over 700 apps representing movies, video, audio and e-books from some of the major self-help industry publishers. i-Mobilize will develop, manage and market the site, which will present exclusive subscription-based audio, video, and e-book content for Harrold's millions of fans worldwide.
"I am delighted to be working with i-Mobilize on this exciting venture. They are a great company who have already created some fantastic apps for me. I have high hopes for my subscription site as I have been impressed with i-Mobilize's expertise in this area," Harrold said. "The most important thing for me about this partnership is that we share the same business ethics and vision. I also feel very comfortable with the fact that the team at i-Mobilize really understands how my recordings and products work."
i-Mobilize has already created top-selling iPad and iPhone apps for Glenn Harrold including: Think Rich and Successful; DeStress Your Mind and Body; Super Self-Confidence; Be Positive Stay Positive; and Instant Sleep, Lose Weight Now, Exercise and Fitness Motivation, Get Slim and Fit, Create Wealth and Success, Instant Flying and Complete Relaxation hypnosis releases. Glenn Harrold apps have been high in the rankings worldwide and i-Mobilize will be continuing to release new apps in the near future in addition to developing and managing Harrold's subscription membership site.
"We expect Glenn's new membership site to be a huge success, based on his tremendous catalog sales in all formats and his current large and loyal fan-base," commented Joe Riehl CEO Metatron. "The recurring revenue subscription model is one of the best ways to create exponential value for the consumer and add stable long-term revenue for Glenn Harrold's organization."
With collective sales of more than 1,000,000 units, Glenn Harrold is the top selling self-help author on audio in the UK. Harrold's titles consistently rank in iTunes' top 100 best-selling Audiobooks Chart in both the US and UK; and on Audible.com. All Glenn Harrold's titles are best-sellers, generating annual sales over $500,000. Last year, Glenn Harrold was one of the 20 highest-selling audio authors in the UK, along with JK Rowling and Agatha Christie. Sales of Harrold's best-selling release, Complete Relaxation, exceeded 250,000 units and earned a gold disc from Nielsen BookScan in 2006.
i-Mobilize provides proprietary digital app development, publishing and content distribution for all major mobile device platforms. Established in 2009 with a fast-growing content library of movies, music, books, television, classic programming, and special interest titles, i-Mobilize is capitalizing on the burgeoning mobile apps download industry, projected to exceed 4.5 billion downloads worldwide generating $6.7 billion this year; and an estimates 22 billion downloads generating $72 billion by 2013 according to Gartner, Inc., the world's leading information technology research and advisory company. Headquartered in San Diego, CA, i-Mobilize (www.i-mobilize.com) is a division of Metatron, Inc., a diversified holding company of businesses that transact through the Internet and mobile devices.
About Metatron, Inc.
Metatron, Inc. operates multi-sector businesses that transact through the Internet and mobile devices, using the power of technology to make people's lives more productive and enjoyable in today¹s connected world. Metatron companies operate in progressive business sectors including mobile device applications, online dating, credit card processing, next-generation relational database development, and search engine advertising optimization. For more information, visit Metatroninc.com.
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