Muve Music's Jeff Toig to Speak at New Music Seminar June 11
SAN DIEGO, June 10, 2013
SAN DIEGO, June 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Cricket Communications, Inc. today
announced that Jeff Toig, senior vice president of Leap's subsidiary Muve
Music, will speak at the New Music Seminar taking place at the New Yorker
Hotel in New York. Toig is scheduled to appear as part of a panel discussion
beginning at 10:30 a.m. EDT on Tuesday, June 11, 2013.
The panel's appearance is entitled 'Building the $100 Billion Music Business:
Monetizing Music in the New Era' and is to be moderated by Ralph Simon, CEO &
Founder, Mobilum Global/Founder, Mobile Entertainment Forum Mobile –
Americas. Joining Toig on the panel will be representatives from other music
services in a wide-ranging discussion of subscription music services.
Throughout the three-day conference, over 150 of the most important leaders in
music and entertainment will convene to share, discuss and cultivate
innovative ideas and partnerships for the music industry. Toig was recently
named to Billboard's 2013 Power 100 list as one of the most influential people
in the music industry.
Since its commercial launch in January 2011, Muve Music has become one of the
fastest-growing and leading on-demand digital music services in the United
States. Cricket Wireless, Leap's carrier subsidiary, responded to its
customers' passion for music by including Muve Music in every Android
smartphone rate plan and created a product that differentiates Cricket in the
marketplace. This approach has increased loyalty because music is very
important to Cricket customers and they have deep engagement with the Muve
Music Service. There are now more than 1.5 million Cricket customers with a
Muve Music rate plan.
The Company recently announced that Muve is now being offered to customers of
TIM Brazil, one of Brazil's largest mobile carriers, marking Muve Music's
first international customer.
About Muve Music
Muve Music is the next generation cloud based digital media platform that
delivers a premium content experience to the masses through the carrier.
Muve's end-to-end solution helps wireless carriers design, build and operate
content services that meet strategic objectives while creating significant
value for music consumers and artists. Muve Music is a subsidiary of Leap
Wireless International, Inc.
Cricket is the pioneer and leader in delivering innovative value-rich prepaid
wireless services with no long-term contracts. Cricket offers nationwide
wireless voice and mobile data services over high-quality, all-digital 4G
(LTE) and 3G CDMA wireless networks. Cricket's innovative products and
services including the award-winning Muve Music® - the first music service
designed for a wireless phone, are available nationwide at Cricket branded
retail stores, dealers, national retailers and at www.mycricket.com. For more
information about Cricket, please visit www.mycricket.com.
SOURCE Cricket Communications, Inc.
Contact: Greg Lund, Media Relations, 858-882-9238,
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