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About Kargo

Kargo is the premier mobile publisher network.

Kargo partners with major media brands and advertisers to create the best in branded mobile sites, iPhone Apps, Android Apps, widgets, premium content and mobile advertising solutions. Kargo leverages its global distribution relationships with carriers, App Storefronts and handset manufacturers to build audiences while aiding monetization through Kargo’s advertising network and carrier billing. Kargo integrates community features and social media connectivity into its products to deliver engaged fans and enable viral reach for its network partners. For more information visit: www.Kargo.com.

Kargo Mobile Publisher Network

Kargo's mobile publisher network offers premium mobile content in 5 verticals:

Celebrity & Entertainment

Kargo connects devoted fans with the world’s biggest celebrities and enables them to share what they love. Our mobile sites and apps provide users with access to breaking celebrity news and gossip, fashion tips, exclusive videos, the hottest photos, red carpet and award show coverage, reviews and much more about their favorite stars. From exclusive features like Us Magazine’s “Fashion Police,” to RadarOnline’s entertainment video collection and Ok!’s celeb galleries, Kargo’s Celebrity and Entertainment Network offers advertisers a premier selection of publishing brands with the target audiences they desire.

Network Publishers: Us Weekly, Star, Radar, X17, Red Carpet, Celeb Hub, Extra, Insider, Entertainment Tonight

Health & Fitness

The Kargo Health and Fitness Network connects individuals looking to live a healthy, fit and adventurous lifestyle with the experts who can make it happen. The Kargo Health and Fitness Network offers men and women the sharpest advice and lists on healthy eating and fitness, travel, technology and pregnancy. Our mobile sites and apps enables users to access and share exclusive content, such as Fit Pregnancy’s personal pregnancy calendar, Shape’s recipes and healthy eating guides, Men’s Journal’s cover stories and Men’s Fitness’s expert fitness videos from their fingertips. The Kargo Health and Fitness Network offers advertisers a selection of premier publishing brands with the target audiences they desire.

Network Publishers: Shape, Fit Pregnancy, Men's Fitness, Men's Journal

Hispanic

The country’s fastest growing mobile user market now has all news it craves at its fingertips. The Hispanic population of the U.S., the second largest Spanish-speaking country in the world, can now access exclusive content, including breaking news in business, sports, entertainment and lifestyle from the palms of their hands. Our mobile sites and apps include Impre’s coverage of U.S. cities with a Hispanic lens, La Vibra’s exciting entertainment news, and Récord’s fervent coverage of sports. Kargo’s selection of premier publishing publishers enables brands to create awareness within the growing Hispanic mobile community.

Network Publishers: Impre, La Vibra, Impre Mundial, TV Notas, Record, Veintitantos, Univision

Music

Kargo offers a mobile music universe wherein users can access the latest news and exclusive articles, check out the hottest photos and videos, discover new artists, and even broadcast their talents to the world. Our apps and mobile sites provide users with ability to record and share freestyles directly from their mobile devices, vote on the U.S.’s most talented street performers, access famed Billboard charts and read Rolling Stone’s exclusive editorials. The Kargo Music Network offers brands reach and the ability to integrate their message into a grouping of premier music publishers.

Network Publishers: XXL, Rolling Stone, SPIN, Complex, Billboard

Tween

Target the potent purchasing power of Tweens anytime, anywhere--via mobile. Connect with the generation responsible for driving acts like Justin Beiber, Miley Cyrus and Jonas Brothers into stardom by tapping into the brands that reach them—Tigerbeat, J-14, M, and Twist. Impulse driven, status conscious and ever-vocal via the freedoms of the Internet and social media, Tweens are more than just the future—they are a major market force of today.

Network Publishers: Tigerbeat, Bop, J-14, M, Twist

Management

Harry Kargman, Founder and CEO

Harry is responsible for strategic business development, future product planning and the company’s strategic vision. Harry has been featured on 20/20, The Today Show, the New York Times, NPR and in major business publications around the world. Harry has spoken at CTIA, GSM, the CDMA World Congress, COMDEX and other events. Harry holds five patents on wireless technology and graduated with honors from Harvard College.

Scott Evans, COO

Scott is responsible for the company’s day-to-day operations and to ensure successful execution of the company’s strategic initiatives including seamless product delivery. Prior to joining Kargo, Scott held a variety of roles within telecom including AT&T and Nextel as well as at Internet Service Providers such as AOL and EarthLink. Scott graduated from Virginia Tech in 1994.

Vince Ponzo, EVP Partnerships

Vince is responsible for defining the mobile business strategy of Kargo's clients and partners. In addition, Vince is also responsible for ensuring that Kargo consistently delivers a high quality client experience which serves as the basis for both internal and external business success. Prior to joining Kargo, Vince was the Vice President of Client Services for SelectMinds, a leading SaaS provider of corporate social networking and social recruiting software based in NYC. Vince also has 10+ years of experience working in financial services, having held jobs at both Fidelity Investments and Citigroup. Vince lives in NYC and holds a BS in Finance from Boston College and an MBA in Entrepreneurship from Columbia Business School.

Contact Information

Address

36 East 12th Street, 6th Floor New York, NY, 10003

Phone

212.979.7900

Fax

212.979.7950

Email

info@kargo.com

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