Brightstar and Defense Mobile Ink Distribution Deal

Brightstar to support new nationwide, military-focused mobile service scheduled to launch this fall

MIAMI--()--Defense Mobile Corporation, a new nationwide 4G mobile service, has selected Brightstar Corp., the world’s largest specialized wireless distributor and a leader in innovation and diversified services for the wireless industry, as a distribution and fulfillment partner.

Built by veterans and supported by a veteran-staffed organization, Defense Mobile is launching nationwide mobile services and a set of value-added applications that are designed to benefit, honor and reward veterans and military service members for their commitment and service.

“Having the opportunity to work with Defense Mobile is very rewarding,” said Ray Roman, Brightstar’s president of U.S. & Canada. “In addition to distribution, we also look forward to supporting Defense Mobile with software flashing, kitting and packing devices – and ensuring the best possible customer experience as they build this new nationwide service.”

On Aug. 28, Defense Mobile announced an exclusive national retail partnership with RadioShack and will launch its nationwide 4G mobile services through its branch-specific brands: ARMYmobile, NAVYmobile, AIRFORCEmobile, MARINESmobile and COASTGUARDmobile initially in 2,500 RadioShack stores and at all company locations by 2015.

“We’re excited to have a wireless leader like Brightstar at our side as we launch our nationwide 4G mobile services this fall,” said Stan Simpliciano, chief operating officer at Defense Mobile Corporation. “We are pleased that Brightstar is committed to connect and improve the lives of military service members, veterans and their families through our nationwide 4G mobile service with member care that is supported exclusively by veterans.”

About Brightstar

Brightstar is the world’s largest specialized wireless distributor and a leading provider of diversified services focused on enhancing the performance and results of the key participants in the wireless device value chain: manufacturers, operators and retailers. For more information, please visit Brightstar.com.

About Defense Mobile

Defense Mobile Corporation (DMC) provides mobile services, smartphones, and apps for active duty military, veterans and their families. Defense Mobile is a new nationwide 4G mobile service, built by veterans, supported exclusively by veterans and designed to improve the lives of those who have served. Defense Mobile offers the most popular smartphones, no annual contract plans, meaningful “military and veteran only” cash back rewards, and applications that help veterans manage the benefits they have earned. Defense Mobile has secured agreements to run on the largest mobile network operators so that veterans and military families receive superior coverage.

You can learn more about Defense Mobile Corporation at Defensemobile.com or the service brands at armymobile.com, navymobile.com, airforcemobile.com, marinesmobile.com, and coastguardmobile.com.

Contacts

Defense Mobile Corp.
Ed Walters, 1-888-370-8747 ext. 1028
ewalters@defensemobile.net
or
Brightstar Corp.
Erik Hofmeyer, 305-921-1258
erik.hofmeyer@brightstar.com

Release Summary

Defense Mobile Corporation, a new nationwide 4G mobile service scheduled to launch this fall, has selected Brightstar Corp. as a distribution and fulfillment partner.

Contacts

Defense Mobile Corp.
Ed Walters, 1-888-370-8747 ext. 1028
ewalters@defensemobile.net
or
Brightstar Corp.
Erik Hofmeyer, 305-921-1258
erik.hofmeyer@brightstar.com