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Mobile app is now out!

May 20, 2013

Along with the launch of our refreshed website in the beginning of this year, 77Agency has created a mobile application for AmCham. The application will allow users to get the latest news from the website, interact with the twitter account and synchronize upcoming events with the phone’s agenda.

The AmCham mobile application for Android and Windows Phone 7.5 and 8 platforms is now available for downloading:

http://bit.ly/77AmChamAndroid
http://bit.ly/77AmChamWP

"Smart phones with Windows Phone 8 is modern productivity tool that is highly valued, especially in the business environment. We highly appreciate that those AmCham members who already use the power of Microsoft new mobile platform on a daily basis can access all AmCham related information from any place," says Eriks Eglitis, Country Manager of Microsoft Latvia.

Coming soon will be iPhone version, which will be released in the second phase this summer.

"For almost a year we have been implementing a communication strategy to engage with our audience more and help our members and other stakeholders get to know us better," said Liga Smildzina-Bertulsone, AmCham’s Executive Director. "We are excited about our mobile application, and grateful to 77Agency for developing the applications for Windows Phone, Android and iPhone platforms. A terrific amount of effort has been contributed by our member 77Agency to create this mobile application, for which we are truly thankful."

She went on to say: "While we have been working to implement our new communication strategy for almost a year, we never planned to launch the mobile application. It came as a wonderful surprise gift on our 20th anniversary. The mobile application will help us engage with our audience more and allow our members and other stakeholders to connect with us from anywhere at any time."

"For 77Agency, in Latvia with a cutting edge Research & Development office since 2004, this represents one of the broadest mobile launches to date: along with the iPhone and Android version, the AmCham Mobile application will witness the debut of our brand new Windows Phone 8 Development Team which is focused on the modern and promising mobile platform from Microsoft," Partner & Head of Development of 77Agency Carlo Becchi told.

About AmCham Latvia

AmCham speaks on behalf of more than 130 leading US and international companies in Latvia. AmCham is committed to foster trade, investment, partnership and friendship between the US and Latvia and it serves as a business, knowledge, networking and policy forum for its members and partners. AmCham’s actions are grounded in four core values: integrity, responsibility, cooperation and excellence.

About 77Agency
77Agency provides digital marketing solutions around Google, Facebook, Mobile and Akamai. It is made up of over 100 people of 15 nationalities with offices in Milan, Riga, Amsterdam, Madrid, New York and Sydney. Their main objective is to provide their customers with marketing solutions that help them achieve their goals through the use of the latest digital channels.

About Microsoft Latvia
Founded in 1975, Microsoft (Nasdaq “MSFT”) is the worldwide leader in software, services and solutions that help people and businesses realize their full potential. Microsoft Latvia was established in 1999, and is responsible for Microsoft business operations in Latvia. For more than 10 years professionals of Microsoft Latvia provide partner support, services’ and solution development, as well as marketing campaigns.  Since its establishing enterprise has invested more than 30 million US dollars through cash and software donations in various community affairs projects in Latvia.

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