Wavefront Partners with Israel Mobile and Communication Association (IMA)
VANCOUVER, B.C and TEL AVIV, Israel – Wavefront, a commercialization centre accelerating the growth of Canada’s wireless and new media development companies, and the Israel Mobile and Communication Association (IMA) – the hub of the Israeli mobile and media eco-system which accelerates delivery of mobile and media applications and services, today announced that they have partnered to accelerate business opportunities in wireless and new media for their members in Israel and North America.
“We believe there are great synergies between our countries that we can help bridge,” said James Maynard, President at Wavefront. “Canada is thriving in wireless and new media innovation and partnering with IMA will enable our respective member mobile developers to facilitate global commercial expansion and access additional testing resources that will help speed time to market.”
“By working together, we will ensure our members have expanded opportunities,” said Eyal Reshef, CEO and Founder of the IMA. “With both organizations’ relationships within the larger mobile ecosystems, we are uniquely poised to expand our countries’ entrepreneurship ecosystems to support technology startups from idea to market, fueling economic development.”
Wavefront is a commercialization centre accelerating the growth of 270+ Canadian wireless and new media member companies. Wavefront improves speed-to-market and delivery of mobile applications and devices by providing emerging companies with a suite of WaveGuide™ training, mobile industry advisory, incubation and testing services that facilitate market linkages and commercial engagement with the mobile ecosystem and enterprise companies around the world.
About Israel Mobile and Communications Association (IMA)
The Israel Mobile and Communications Association (IMA) gives operators, network vendors and content providers an unfair advantage by exposing them to the most innovative products that the IMA has validated as ready to deploy. These companies have premier access to innovative opportunities – from 100+ Israeli mobile, telecom, web and TV companies–including solutions such as: mobile advertising, VAS, enterprise solutions, hosted services, multimedia, web-to-mobile, LBS, BSS/OSS, and infrastructure (including backhaul). An alliance of over 100 innovative companies, IMA increases the success rate for deployments by combining leading edge innovation with the time and cost savings that come with validated solutions, a global network of partners, and a high success rate. Please visit us at www.imaworld.org.