Bell Media Radio Kelowna’s 99.9 Sun FM, AM 1150, and 101.5 EZ Rock Partner With Mobile Marketing Platform GetintheLoop

— June 1st, 2015

– Bell Media Radio partnership with Kelowna’s award-winning offers platform GetintheLoop delivers live deals to members across the region –

To tweet this release:  KELOWNA, B.C. (June 1, 2015) – As the temperatures rise with the arrival of summer, consumers across Kelowna can also look forward to the hottest deals this season with Getintheloop. Broadening the borders of its recently established Bell Media Radio partnership in Vernon, B.C., the start-up mobile marketing company and Bell Media Radio stations 99.9 Sun FM, AM 1150, and 101.5 EZ Rock are positioned to connect consumers across the region with non-stop deals. Members of the local business community will have opportunities to take on “Offer Partner” status and connect with consumers across digital touch-points including email and mobile apps, all while having their branded offers promoted by Bell Media Radio’s Kelowna stations. Getintheloop’s continued success in Vernon and The Shuswap highlight the myriad of underlying benefits for consumers and local businesses. In addition, the partnership furthers Bell Media Radio’s delivery of a robust, full service, multi-platform marketing engine combining the powers of radio, television, digital, and now, mobile marketing. “The addition of the GetintheLoop mobile marketing platform enriches our toolkit of client offerings,” said Mark Burley, Group Program Director, B.C. Interior, Bell Media. “We are delighted to add this powerful means of business promotion to our service matrix.” “We’re thrilled to expand our partnership with Bell Media Radio, and welcome the opportunity to work closely with 99.9 Sun FM, AM 1150, and 101.5 EZ Rock,” said Matt Crowell, CEO, Getintheloop. “We look forward to taking Getintheloop to the next level in Kelowna, and this partnership will help lay the groundwork.” Initially created to share local golf deals via text message, GetintheLoop has since expanded to become one of the fastest-growing tech apps and email services in Western Canada. Named the 2014 Business Excellence Marketer of the Year by the Kelowna Chamber of Commerce, GetintheLoop has connected tens of thousands of members to high quality, live deals from restaurants, bars, spas, hotels, and entertainment in five cities around B.C. The newly formed partnership between 99.9 Sun FM, AM 1150, 101.5 EZ Rock, and GetintheLoop gives Kelowna the best access to local offers via the mobile marketing platform.

About GetintheLoop

Founded in Kelowna, B.C., GetintheLoop is entering its third year of successful business operations. Originally created to provide local golfers with deals at premium golf courses, GetintheLoop has since grown into what is becoming Western Canada’s hottest growing membership. The company offers an exclusive annual membership which grants access to deals on golf, dining, spas, hotels, and much more. GetintheLoop prides itself on providing the most effective online marketing tool available today; benefiting premium businesses and valued members, all while donating up to 25% of membership sales to local organizations and foundations.

About Bell Media Radio

Bell Media Radio is Canada’s top-ranked radio broadcaster, with 106 licensed radio stations in 54 markets across Canada, including Virgin Radio, Canada’s #1 ranked contemporary hit radio network, along with top brands TSN, NRJ, CHUM FM, Rouge fm, and QMFM. Recognizing the diversity of each market it serves, Bell Media Radio has a strong reputation for providing exemplary service to these communities and is a leader in innovative programming. In addition to music, news, weather, and sports, listeners also tune in for information on local politics, events, entertainment, and other community issues. Across Canada, Bell Media Radio is the largest radio provider and is ranked first in people reached and hours tuned.


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