By GlobeNewswire, September 25, 2013, 07:20:00 AM EDT
Global Patient Recruitment Agency Enters Agreement With Leading Mobile Developer to Connect Advocacy Groups, Pharmaceutical Sponsors and Patients
FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., Sept. 25, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- MEDL Mobile, Inc. (OTCBB:MEDL) - a pioneer in the creation, development, marketing and monetization of mobile apps - today announced that BBK Worldwide has chosen MEDL as the agency of record to extend the company's app development efforts in order to create further collaborative opportunities with advocacy groups and the patient recruitment industry.
"This is a great partnership for us," said Dave Swartz, MEDL President and Chief Creative Officer. "BBK is the market leader in patient recruitment. And we are at our best when we get to work alongside the market leader to further extend their expertise into mobile."
"Clinical trials is one of the most forward-looking and cutting edge areas of medicine," said Aaron Fleishman of BBK, leader of BBK's social innovation group. "When looking for a mobile development partner, we wanted a team that could help extend that spirit of innovation to the recruitment of clinical trial participants."
According to CenterWatch, 94% of people recognize the importance of participating in clinical research in order to assist in the advancement of medical science. Yet 75% of the general public state they have little to no knowledge about the clinical research enterprise and the participation process. (www.ciscrp.org) BBK and MEDL Mobile aim to increase the number of people aware of their options surrounding clinical trials using mobile technology.
About MEDL Mobile
The Company develops, acquires and publishes a growing library of mobile applications which perform specific functions for the user on the Apple and Android platforms. The Company licenses its technology and performs custom development for key clients such as Monster.com, New York Times Company, Teleflora, Telefonica and Medtronic, allowing the company to grow the overall library of technology greatly extending the potential reach of the Mobile Brain. The Company enters into partnerships to mobilize and monetize IP with such notable names as Encyclopedia Britannica, MTV's Pauly D, Rampage Jackson and Marlee Matlin. The Company is establishing a business model in which it expects to generate multiple revenue streams, including development fees, download and in-app purchases, advertising, sponsorship and licensing of technology. User analytics are collected by the Company's growing Mobile Brain which processes user data in order to create better distribution and monetization of mobile applications. The Company's Software Development Kit (SDK) consists of a growing suite of tools which have been designed to help developers to better market and monetize their mobile applications. For more information about MEDL Mobile, please visitwww.medlmobile.com.
About BBK Worldwide
Founded in 1983, BBK Worldwide is the recognized global leader in patient recruitment. The company is renowned for accelerating time to market for new and improved medicines and treatments. Through its partner companies, TCN Technologies and Agency320, BBK offers the industry the most sophisticated technology, creative, and media services. BBK meets accreditation standards of the Women's Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC) and is certified as a Safe Harbor company. -See more at www.shop.bbkworldwide.com
Certain statements contained herein constitute "forward-looking statements" within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These forward-looking statements are based on current expectations, estimates and projections about MEDL Mobile's industry, management's beliefs and certain assumptions made by management. Readers are cautioned that any such forward-looking statements are not guarantees of future performance and are subject to certain risks, uncertainties and assumptions that are difficult to predict. Because such statements involve risks and uncertainties, the actual results and performance of the Company may differ materially from the results expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements. Given these uncertainties, readers are cautioned not to place undue reliance on such forward-looking statements. Potential risks and uncertainties include but are not limited to the ability to integrate Inedible Software apps and platform into MEDL's product offering, the ability to procure, properly price, retain and successfully complete projects, and changes in products and competition. Unless otherwise required by law, the Company also disclaims any obligation to update its view of any such risks or uncertainties or to announce publicly the result of any revisions to the forward-looking statements made here. Readers should review carefully reports or documents the Company files periodically with the Securities and Exchange Commission.
For more information about MEDL Mobile, please visit http://www.medlmobile.com.
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