Fierce Wireless Selects Avvasi for two awards; “Best in Show: Most Productive” and “OTT Service Innovation”

Avvasi Inc. takes Best in Show and most innovative solution for OTT service awards

Waterloo, Ontario – November 14, 2012 – Avvasi Inc. the world’s only vendor of QoE driven video management and monetization solutions, is pleased to announce that it has been recognized by this year’s Fierce Innovation Awards, an operator-reviewed awards program from the publishers of FierceWireless, FierceTelecom and FierceCable. Avvasi received top honors in the category “OTT Service Innovation” as well as an overall award of “Best in Show: Most Productive.”

Winners were selected by an exclusive panel of carrier-only judges including Stephen Bye, CTO and VP of Technology Development & Strategy at Sprint (NYSE:S); Mattias Fridstrom, VP and Head of Technology at TeliaSonera International; Abhi Ingle, VP of Ecosystem and Innovation at AT&T (NYSE:T); Tom Nagel, SVP of Business Development & Strategy, for Communications & Data Services at Comcast Cable; Todd Smith, Director of Media Relations at Cox Communications; and Jim Wales, Executive Director of Networks at Verizon (NYSE:VZ).

Judges evaluated submissions based on technology innovation, financial impact, market validation and end-user customer experience.

“We are very honored to have been recognized by the leading wireless carrier judges for this year’s Fierce Innovation Awards for these truly outstanding achievements. Avvasi continues to prove that video must be managed as a service and that the keys for its monetization are the capacity to measure and manage it properly,” said Mate Prgin, President and CEO of Avvasi. “The judges of the Fierce Innovation Awards have recognized our leadership and our capacity to innovate in the mobile OTT video ecosystem. Our unique technology is now deployed in several tier 1 commercial networks and helps carriers improve their subscriber video experience.”