Google Offers Extends Boingo Wi-Fi Sponsorship to More Hotspots Nationwide
Free and Discounted Boingo Wi-Fi is Now Available at More Than 250 Locations,
Including Airports, Shopping Malls, New York Subway Stations and Manhattan
Hotzones Courtesy of Google Offers
LOS ANGELES -- August 21, 2012
Boingo Wireless (NASDAQ: WIFI), the Wi-Fi industry’s leading provider of
software and services worldwide, announced today that Google Offers is
expanding its sponsorship of Boingo Wi-Fi from six New York subway stations
and more than 200 Manhattan hotzones, to 24 additional locations across the
Starting today, Google Offers will sponsor free and discounted Wi-Fi offerings
at eight malls and 16 airports in major cities nationwide, including Chicago,
Houston, Los Angeles, New York, Washington, D.C., and Seattle.
Shoppers can stay connected, update their status or share their shopping
experience while ensuring they don’t exceed their monthly cellular data cap
via complimentary Boingo Wi-Fi at select malls in cities such as Los Angeles,
San Francisco, Seattle and Tampa, among others.
Google Offers is also extending a discounted Boingo Wi-Fi access offer to
travelers at 16 airports nationwide. Passengers traveling through airports
including New York’s John F. Kennedy and LaGuardia, Chicago’s O’Hare and
Midway airports, Houston’s Hobby and George Bush Intercontinental, and more,
can take advantage of a special Google Offer for 50% off a Boingo AsYouGo
24-hour access pass when they subscribe to Google Offers in their city and
purchase the deal. This deal is limited to one per person.
“The expansion of the Google Offers sponsorship is a testament to our ability
to deliver specific, place-based brand introductions to new customers via the
Boingo Wi-Fi network,” said Dawn Callahan, vice president of consumer
marketing for Boingo Wireless. “Our location-based media services provide a
new way to reach mobile consumers with personalized messages where they work,
shop and play.”
Boingo’s fast, reliable Wi-Fi enables digital nomads on the go to stay
productive and entertained, while local Google Offers deliver great local
deals on restaurants, services and experiences for travelers and shoppers
exploring cities from coast-to-coast.
The Google Offers sponsored Wi-Fi in malls and airports is the company’s
second Boingo Wi-Fi sponsorship campaign. Google Offers is also currently
sponsoring Boingo Wi-Fi access at six subway stations and more than 200
hotzones in Manhattan, through September 7.
Boingo’s distributed advertising and sponsorship network includes more than 60
leading airports worldwide, as well as more than 40 shopping centers, stadiums
and arenas, quick service restaurants, mass transit stations and hundreds of
metropolitan hotzones nationwide reaching more than 1.5 billion people each
About Boingo Wireless
Boingo Wireless, Inc. (NASDAQ: WIFI), the world’s leading Wi-Fi software and
services provider, makes it easy, convenient and cost-effective for people to
enjoy Wi-Fi access on their laptop or mobile device at more than 500,000
hotspots worldwide. With a single account, Boingo users can access the mobile
internet via Boingo Network locations that include the top airports around the
world, major hotel chains, cafés and coffee shops, restaurants, convention
centers and metropolitan hot zones. Boingo through its Concourse
Communications Group subsidiary operates wireless networks at large-scale
venues worldwide such as airports, major sporting arenas, malls, and
convention centers, as well as quick serve restaurants. For more information
about Boingo, please visit http://www.boingo.com.
Boingo, Boingo Wireless, the Boingo Wireless Logo and Don’t Just Go. Boingo
are registered trademarks of Boingo Wireless, Inc. All other trademarks are
the properties of their respective owners.
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and future guidance. Forward-looking statements are based on our current
expectations and assumptions regarding our business, the economy and other
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competitive, market and regulatory conditions, as well as other risk and
uncertainties described more fully in documents filed with or furnished to the
Securities and Exchange Commission ("SEC"), including Boingo’s Form 10-K for
the year ended December 31, 2011 filed with the SEC on April 13, 2012. Any
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the date on which it is made. Factors or events that could cause our actual
results to differ may emerge from time to time, and it is not possible for us
to predict all of them. We undertake no obligation to publicly update any
forward-looking statement, whether as a result of new information, future
developments or otherwise, except as may be required by law.
Boingo Wireless, Inc.
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