July 15, 2013

Kony Joins DevCon5 Conference as Platinum Sponsor

Mobile application platform provider to offer insight at July 24-25 event in New York

Norwalk, Conn. – July 15, 2013 – TMC and Crossfire Media announced today that Kony, Inc., has signed on as a Platinum Sponsor for DevCon5, the HTML5 and Mobile App Developers conference. The event will be held July 24-25, 2013, at the Kimmel Center in New York City and will focus on the innovative technology, tools and techniques that enterprise, mobile and gaming developers utilize in order to develop HTML5 pages and apps.

Kony is the industry’s leading mobile and multi-channel application platform provider. The company delivers a suite of customizable, pre-built apps and the Kony Platform, which gives businesses the confidence and control to quickly build apps once and deploy everywhere. Kony also delivers a comprehensive enterprise mobility management (EMM) solution for provisioning, deploying, managing and analyzing apps.

"DevCon5 is the preeminent HTML5 and mobile app developer conference that showcases best-in-breed solutions, and we’re thrilled to be such a prominent part of it,” said Cal Evans, Kony’s director of Developer Community Relations. “Kony has helped some of the biggest brands in healthcare, hospitality, retail and banking develop and launch not only apps, but also entire mobile strategies. We’re really looking forward to sharing our vision with the developers at the conference."

“Kony has taken a leadership role in defining and deploying a platform on which to develop high-performance applications, and attendees will benefit greatly from the company’s knowledge and insight,” said Carl Ford, CEO of Crossfire Media and executive director of DevCon5 Content and Community. “We look forward to having Kony as a Platinum Sponsor of DevCon5.”

DevCon5 is also supported by Diamond Sponsors Basho and BlackBerry; Platinum Sponsor Radware (News Alert); Gold Sponsors Aol Networks and DreamFactory; Silver Sponsor Xtreme Labs; Analyst Partner ABI Research; and Association Partners Mobile Monday New York and Wireless Industry Partners.

Registration for DevCon5 is now open, with $395 early bird pricing available until July 15, 2013. For media registration, contact Ashley Baster

Companies interested in exhibiting, sponsorship or advertising packages for DevCon5 should contact TMC’s Dan Gold at 203-852-6800 x105.

For the latest DevCon5 news, updates and information, follow on Twitter (NewsAlert) at @DevConFive.

About Kony:
Kony is the industry’s leading mobile and multi-channel application platform provider. Kony develops a suite of customizable pre-built apps, the Kony Platform and a comprehensive mobile application management solution, which give companies the confidence and control to quickly build apps once and deploy everywhere – across all mobile devices and operating systems. Kony’s customers include myriad Fortune 500 companies, as well as the largest global bank, and worldwide brands such as Hyatt, Huntington National Bank, Konica Minolta (NewsAlert), Schweppes, Tyco and Carl Zeiss.

In 2012 Kony was named a “Visionary” in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Mobile Application Development Platforms (MADP) report. For more information, please visit or connect with Kony on Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn.

About TMC:
TMC is a global, integrated media company that supports clients’ goals by building communities in print, online, and face to face. TMC publishes multiple magazines including Cloud Computing, M2M Evolution, Customer, and Internet Telephony. TMCnet is the leading source of news and articles for the communications and technology industries, and is read by as many as 1.5 million unique visitors monthly. TMC produces a variety of trade events, including ITEXPO, the world’s leading B2B communications event, as well as industry events: 3D Printing Conference & Expo; Asterisk (NewsAlert) World; AstriCon; ChannelVision (CVx) Expo; Cloud4SMB Expo; DevCon5 – HTML5 & Mobile App Developers Conference; M2M Evolution Conference & Expo; Secure Mobility Conference; Small Cell Summit, Software Telco Congress, StartupCamp; Super Wi-Fi & Shared Spectrum (NewsAlert) Summit; SIP Trunking-Unified Communications Seminars; Wearable Tech Conference & Expo; WebRTC Conference & Expo; and more. Visit TMC Events for additional information.

About Crossfire Media:
Crossfire Media is an integrated marketing company with a core focus on future trends in technology. We service communities of interest with conferences, tradeshows, webinars and newsletters. Crossfire Media has a partnership with Technology Marketing Corporation (TMC) to produce events and websites related to disruptive technologies. Crossfire Media is a division of Crossfire Consulting, a full service Information Technology company based in New York. 

Media and Analyst Contacts:
Sue O’Keefe      
Connect2 Communications          
(508) 494-7771   
[email protected]

Stacey Hurwitz
Kony, Inc.
(650) 645-2229
[email protected]

Edited by Alisen Downey


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