SOURCE: DeFi Global, Inc.
Application to Debut on the Ship’s Maiden Voyage in December 2010
SCOTTSDALE, AZ–(Marketwire – October 15, 2010) – DeFi Global, Inc. (
As does sister-ship Oasis of the Seas, Allure of the Seas will offer guests the opportunity to use a revolutionary iPhone application integrated with state-of-the-art mobile communication tools and patent-pending navigational technology powered by DeFi. Jeff Rice, chairman and CEO of DeFi Global, Inc. said, “We have begun generating revenues from sales of rented, dedicated iPhones on-board Oasis of the Seas. We are now very excited to expand our relationship with RCCL to their new ship, Allure of the Seas, and add to the ship’s unprecedented array of amenities for a truly world-class vacation experience.”
Rice added, “Our next-generation software is fully integrated with other company-owned location-based products, including a watch wristband for children under 12 that automatically tracks their position on the ship. Now parents can have fun and peace-of-mind of knowing where their children are at all times. We are integrating these and other incentives to use the device more often to enhance the overall vacation experience. For the cruise operator, we deliver multiple new revenue-generating opportunities through mobile advertising and turnkey direct marketing platforms.”
Royal Caribbean International is a global cruise brand with 21 ships currently in service and one under construction. The line also offers unique cruise tour land packages in Alaska, Canada, Dubai, Europe, and Australia and New Zealand. For additional information or to make reservations, call your travel agent, visit www.royalcaribbean.com or call (800) ROYAL-CARIBBEAN.
About DeFi Global, Inc.
Founded in 2006, DeFi Global is a technology company and a global network service provider that develops and delivers a wide variety of services, applications, products and solutions for business customers. Headquartered in Scottsdale, AZ, DeFi Global leverages the carrier-grade architecture of its private IP network, and a suite of proprietary software applications in a hosted environment to deliver end-to-end communications solutions to carriers, mobile operators, cable operators, ISP’s and large enterprise businesses. DeFi launched its first customized mobile software and location-based navigational solution on-board the world’s largest cruise ship, Oasis of the Seas, through an agreement with Royal Caribbean. DeFi Global has plans to commercialize its suite of software tools and bring its customized solutions to theme parks, ski resorts, museums, conventions and more. For more information, visit www.defiglobal.com.
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