Bango has won the ‘Best Transactions Provider’ at the Mobile Entertainment Awards 2011. Having been nominated for the sixth consecutive year, this is the third time Bango has picked up this prestigious ME award.
With Bango’s CEO Ray Anderson being recognised for Outstanding Contribution to the Mobile Industry in 2006, Bango went on to win the ‘Best Payment Provider’ in 2007, again in 2008, and now in 2011, a testament to the continued growth of Bango’s pioneering payments platform.
Bango received the award in recognition of its success as a leading payment provider for app stores, including BlackBerry App World, and its rapidly expanding direct operator billing connections, micro payment capabilities and payment reporting which links to its successful analytics products.
Martin Harris, SVP Strategic Accounts, who collected the award on behalf of Bango, said, “The competition in the Best Transaction Provider category included other big named players such as Ericsson IPX, OpenMarket and TxtNation, so we are proud to have been recognised by our industry peers and selected as the best in the business again this year.”
Held in London the awards show is one of the world’s key mobile entertainment industry events, attracting over 300 senior professionals to celebrate innovation and success in the mobile content space.
Bango would like to thank the voting panel of around 400 execs from all sectors of the industry for choosing us as the Best Transactions Provider 2011.
Bango’s unique technology and operator relationships, plus millions of consumer profiles worldwide, enable businesses and developers to market and sell digital content more effectively to mobile device users.
With over 5 billion mobile phones worldwide, Bango Payment technology leverages operator billing, credit cards, PayPal plus unique ‘social payment’ functionality, enabling any phone user to purchase content and services from their device using the optimum payment method available to them.
Content and services are becoming digitized at an ever increasing rate and the internet usage model is becoming dominated by mobile devices. Bango is a key technology provider in this evolving, fast growing, global industry.