It will provide valuable exposure across the entire Gulf Coast region while connecting local business professionals and proprietors with tourists and business travelers visiting Mobile.
Mobile, AL (PRWEB) June 10, 2014
The Mobile Regional Airport is pleased to announce the launch of its new, enhanced website and phone app network. Through its partnership with DigiPro Media, the airport website will provide a comprehensive digital resource that delivers travel functionality and global exposure through a search engine optimized, true mobile platform and phone app network. The new website will go live today. Mobile Regional Airport invites everyone to explore the new site at http://www.mobairport.com or download the app on Google Play or iTunes by searching for "FlyMobile."
"We believe this partnership provides Mobile Regional Airport with a digital presence that is an effective, scalable tool to tie in our community’s air travel needs with commerce and tourism as we embrace the economic growth facing our community,” said Roger Wehner, Executive Director of the Mobile Airport Authority. "It will provide valuable exposure across the entire Gulf Coast region while connecting local business professionals and proprietors with tourists and business travelers visiting Mobile," he said.
Customers will find the new website to be fluid, modern and simple. The navigation provides a more intimate interface with up-to-date information on airport operations including, real time flight status, up-to-the-minute route tracking, integrated flight check-in functionality and ground transportation services. Additionally, the new platform incorporates an interactive directory that ties local businesses and organizations together utilizing the true-mobile responsive, multi-screen optimized technology. New features include a portal to purchase airline tickets online, community and airport events, promotions and instant site updates for late breaking news.
Buddy Rice, Mobile Airport Authority’s Director of Marketing Communications notes that "this is the first time Mobile Regional Airport has been able to offer its patrons the most up-to-date information in a way that is not only user friendly, but offers a broad customer experience.” Rice continues, "We've found that the most effective websites are those that provide timely information, frequent updates and a simple, efficient user experience. We think this site, along with the social media efforts we are expanding this year, will help us connect with our travelers in a much more effective way."
DigiPro Media’s platform also provides business technology solutions for the airport including enterprise email, CRM, e-newsletter and social media management. Companies are listed in the network directory free of charge and also have the opportunity to engage with the public through the interactive platform with additional membership options. Travelers and local consumers that will benefit the tourism market and businesses throughout the region facilitate by the digital connection to the airport.
Mobile Regional Airport is sharing the celebration with the community by giving away an iPad Air. Simply go to the Fly Mobile App or http://mobairport.com/page/Win-An-Ipad to enter the drawing.
ABOUT MOBILE AIRPORT AUTHORITY:
The Mobile Airport Authority (MAA) is a public corporation operating under a five-member board of directors. The organization is charged with operating and maintaining its two public airports and associated industrial parks (Mobile Regional Airport and Mobile Aeroplex at Brookley/Mobile Downtown Airport). These properties collectively are home to more than 100 companies employing more than 4,000 employees. MAA aggressively recruits better air service and businesses to its properties. It serves as an economic development and quality of life engine for the region.
ABOUT DIGIPRO MEDIA, LLC:
DigiPro Media is a Pensacola, FL based firm that is the pairing of a creative multi-media and business development company with Converge Applications LLC, a digital software and business solutions company. The Converge platform, combined with DigiPro Media’s focus on developing digital communities|networks of integrated business owners and customers through a true-mobile responsive and multi-screen optimized technology, ties businesses and municipalities together with the vast community of tech users. The connective nature of the platform delivers proven, perpetual marketing results for the entire community through an intuitive web and mobile experience.