Forbidden Technologies plc (AIM: FBT), the AIM-quoted owner and developer of the market leading cloud video platform, Forscene, and video social network, ‘eva’, is pleased to announce a branded channel eva partnership with experience days company, Red Letter Days. This second branded partnership follows the success of the Movember channel last month and develops the concept further.
Forbidden has worked closely with Red Letter Days to provide a platform for users to post video content under “#evaProposals”. The winners of the worst proposal story get a chance to redo their engagement, with Red Letter Days providing the experiences for the weekend.
Video content from this new channel is being made available to Red Letter Days for them to use in their marketing activities.
Jens Wikholm, eva Co-founder, said:
“As our pipeline matures, the value of user-generated eva content is becoming clearer to external brands. We are continuing to develop the eva channels concept and look forward to further exciting eva channels.”
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About Forbidden Technologies plc
Forbidden Technologies plc (AIM: FBT, www.forbidden.co.uk) floated in February 2000.
The Company develops and markets the powerful cloud video platform, Forscene, which is used by broadcasters, in professional web video, in education and by consumers. Forscene is one of the world’s most advanced browser-based and mobile platforms.
About Red Letter Days
Set up in 1989, Red Letter Days pioneered the concept of giving unforgettable experiences as gifts. The idea really caught people’s imaginations and Red Letter Days has gone from strength to strength. Today Red Letter Days offer hundreds of experiences in the UK; an unrivalled choice with something to suit every taste, occasion and budget.
Experiences range from those that make everyday life a little bit more special – like a few hours of being pampered at a luxury spa – to experiences that are genuinely once in a lifetime – like F1 Driving or Spitfire Passenger Flight.
Joint owners, Peter Jones and Theo Paphitis, are both big names from big companies. Both elite entrepreneurs in their own right, Peter Jones is Chairman of Phones International Group and has many other business interests from media and TV to property and publishing. Theo Paphitis’ portfolio spans retail, property, finance and consumer goods. He is Chairman of Ryman Stationery and owner of the new lingerie brand Boux Avenue.
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