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FMAV to Offer Event Smartphone Charging Stations

MISSISSAUGA, Ont. — FMAV has been named an authorized partner for Brightbox, offering secure mobile device charging stations available for rental across Canada, it was announced Jan. 3.


Brightbox provides mobile charging stations.

“Brightbox provides a best-in-class secure mobile device charging solution that truly engages event attendees with sponsors and brands,” said Alissa Hurley, vice-president, marketing, at FMAV. “Through this partnership, we look forward to creating and delivering unique sponsorship opportunities for our clients through innovative event technology amenities.”

Brightbox cell phone charging stations feature locker-style charging chambers with digital signage and interactive kiosk features that increase brand exposure. Via its open platform, Brightbox provides data reporting and customer acquisition features to enable event organizers and sponsors to track brand impressions, usage and post-event ROI.

As a Brightbox authorized partner, FMAV will have direct access to the Brightbox platform, to manage video content and brand messaging, reporting data and analytics, and remotely support their fleet for event activations across Canada.

Canada’s largest independent audiovisual and event technology company, FMAV has more than 250 staff across seven offices, including Vancouver, Calgary, Edmonton, Toronto, Ottawa, Montreal and Halifax.

Brightbox is a B2B kiosk technology company providing venues with mobile device recharging, content and interactivity marketing platform for events and permanent deployment. Founded in 2011 and based in New York City, Brightbox has developed a global network of secure recharging stations in nine countries and 23 states, in a variety of vertical markets including events, retail, entertainment, healthcare and hospitality.