WESTON, FL - (NewMediaWire) - September 22, 2015 - Monaker Group, Inc. (OTCQB: MKGI), (the "Company") or ("Monaker"), a digital marketing company focused on the Travel, Home and Employment sectors, announced today the initial launch of Premier Tours through Maupintour, its wholly owned subsidiary. Maupintour has a 66 year operating history and is widely recognized in the travel industry as an innovator for developing specialty luxury tours for the discerning traveler. Monaker is launching initiatives to establish Maupintour as the Premier Vacation and Tour Company including multiple new Premier Tour Vacation packages. Accompanied with image and video rich itineraries detailing comprehensive vacation planning to ensure customers have truly customized travel programs that could not easily be duplicated.
Maupintour offers an array of vacation options ranging from adventure tours such as cycling and training with a member of the U.S. cyclist team, to discovery tours like the inaugural 10 day Cuba 360 cruise and land excursion package.
Maupintour meets and exceeds the needs of discerning travelers with comprehensive image and video rich vacation planning and itinerary; ensuring customers have truly experiential travel. A sample of our new look itinerary of Maupintour's South African Lion Safaris can be viewed here:
Mr. Bill Kerby, Monaker Group Chairman and CEO, stated, "Travel consumers want assurances that they are receiving top quality, reliability and value for their hard earned vacation time and money. Our recently launched Premier Tours are another way of ensuring consumers needs are met by delivering great packages and experiences."
Monaker is assisting Maupintour to successfully launch these premier travel programs with its proprietary Video Tour Guide offerings through new strategic partners, social media platforms and utilizing television advertising time available through Monaker's minority ownership and marketing agreement with Launch 360.There are over 36 million households currently receiving Launch 360's R&R TV network and programming.
Mr. Kerby added, "We are very excited to introduce these Premier Tour offerings through Maupintour. This is a significant development as we continue to work with partners to showcase Maupintour as the premier Vacation and Tour Company and its great pedigree. These new experiential trips, additional offerings in the pipeline, and the launch of our Video Tour Guides with new partnerships, should drive Maupintour to the forefront of extraordinary vacation travel. We are pleased with their outlook and expect meaningful revenue growth benefitting all Monaker stakeholders. Maupintour continues to lead the tour industry in the creation of outstanding, unique itineraries. Maupintour travelers have among the highest repeat rate in the industry and we look forward to continuing to build lasting memories by adding to our product offerings. At its peak, Maupintour achieved $60 million in annual revenues as one of the most prominent luxury travel companies in the United States and we look forward to approaching these figures again."
About Monaker Group:
Monaker Group is a digital media marketing company focusing on lifestyle enrichment for consumers in the Travel, Home and Employment sectors. Core to its marketing services are key elements including proprietary video-centered technology and established partnerships that enhance its reach. Video is quickly becoming consumers preferred method of searching and educating themselves prior to purchases. Monaker's video creation technology and film libraries combine to create lifestyle video offerings that can be shared both to its customers and through "trusted distribution systems" of its major partners. The end result is better engagement with consumers who gain in-depth information on related products and services helping to both inform and fulfill purchases. Unlike traditional marketing companies that simply charge for advertising creation, Monaker holds licenses and/or expertise in the travel, real estate and employment sectors allowing it to capture fees at the point of purchase while the majority of transactions are handled by Monaker's partners. This should allow the company to capture greater revenues while eliminating much of the typical overhead associated with fulfillment. Monaker Group's core holdings include Maupintour, NameYourFee.com and RealBiz Media Group helping it to deliver marketing solutions to consumers at home, work and play.
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