December 03, 2016 9:32 AM ET

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Company Overview of Fonix Corporation

Company Overview

Fonix Corporation provides mobile messaging and payment solutions for media, broadcast, entertainment, enterprise, and consumer markets. The company supports a range of solutions, including mobile marketing campaigns, interactive services, two-factor authentication, alerting, and information services. It offers payforIT, a mobile payments engine that provides capability for billing across premium SMS and direct billing; outbound SMS; inbound SMS; MCRM platform, an interactive campaign platform that allows customers to create, manage, and analyze their own campaigns; and support services from creation, monitoring, and optimization to in depth analysis and review of campaigns. The company also...

387 South 520 West

Suite 110

Lindon, UT 84042

United States

Founded in 1985

Phone:

801-382-7997

Fax:

801-553-6707

Key Executives for Fonix Corporation

Co-Founder, Chairman, Chief Executive Officer, President, Chief Financial Officer and Principal Accounting Officer
Age: 64
Vice President and Director of Corporate Communications
Senior Vice President and General Manager of Speech Group
Age: 70
Chairman of Fonix Speech Technology Users & Partners Advisory Committee and Adviser of Fonix Management
Age: 76
Vice President and General Manager of Fonix Asia Region
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

Fonix Corporation Key Developments

BuyGameCredit selects Fonix for Xbox, Playstation Content Payments

Fonix has been selected by Microsoft Partner BuyGameCredit.com, to enable players to purchase Xbox Live Gold and PlayStation Network subscriptions, Gift Card credit and games instantly, using their mobile phone. BuyGameCredit, from Irish company Phonovation, allows players to purchase Xbox Live and PlayStation Network subscriptions, and content simply by sending an SMS text message. Customers then receive a text message containing their content code, with the cost of their purchase being charged to their mobile phone bill. Alternatively, customers can enter their mobile phone number and network to complete a purchase. Using this method, it's also possible to deposit funds into the BuyGameCredit wallet. Buying Xbox and PlayStation content via mobile has proved to be an extremely popular channel with gamers. In fact, in a recent BuyGameCredit customer survey, 93% said they'd never buy games credit using any other payment channel than mobile.

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