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SYGIC APPOINTS PROPORTA AS UK DISTRIBUTOR FOR MOBILE MAPS 10

16th July, Brighton, UK: Sygic and Proporta today announce the start of a strategic partnership which sees the appointment of Brighton-based Proporta as Sygic’s exclusive distributor for retail market in United Kingdom and Ireland for its award-winning Mobile Maps range of navigation software for mobile phones.

Sygic, based in Bratislava, Slovakia, develops and sells turn-by-turn voice guided GPS navigation for a wide range of mobile phones, available in multiple languages. Its latest Mobile Maps 10 supports Android, Symbian and Windows Mobile OSs, with the most up-to-date digital maps covering the whole of Europe..

Guy Monson, Proporta’s Managing Director commented “Proporta has been looking to diversify its product portfolio beyond our traditional strength of cases and other physical accessories. Distributing world-class GPS software is a major step for us to achieve this, and Sygic have impressed us with their determination to establish themselves in this burgeoning market.”

Michal Stencl, Sygic Founder and CEO said “The UK is a key market for us and we are delighted to partner with Proporta, whose reputation in providing quality products within the mobile phone sector is second to none.”

Proporta will initially be bringing two Sygic products to market: Mobile Maps 10 Europe (RRP £69.95) and Mobile Maps 10 UK & Ireland (RRP £39.95). It will be developing UK retail sales in close association with Brightpoint GB, with whom Proporta has established a strong partnership in the mobile phone sector. ENDS

For further information contact:

Rosie Swaffer, Proporta: rosie.swaffer@proporta.com

Anna Hurbanic, Sygic: ahurbanic@sygic.com

About Sygic

Sygic develops, markets and sells innovative, location-based products and turn-by-turn voice-guided GPS navigation software. Sygic applications are present across more than 200 types of devices and operating systems, including iPhone, Symbian, Maemo, Android, Windows Mobile, Windows CE, Windows XP/Vista and Linux. Sygic works with map industry leaders to ensure excellent mapping support in all regions of the world, and cooperates with leading PND and mobile phone manufacturers globally.
Sygic and the Sygic logo are registered trademarks of Sygic

About Proporta

Key Features and Benefits

Includes all latest maps across whole of Europe
Supports 7 digit postal codes in the UK
Includes latest safety cameras, speed limits, railway crossings for enhanced safety
Clear road signs and lane assistant
Automatic day and night vision mode
User interface and voice guide available in 30 languages
Contains millions of Points of Interest (option to call, navigate, nearby parking)
Multi-stop route planning option
Avoid traffic blocks with single click
Save and organise favourites
Customisable navigation screen