CAMPBELL, CA - (NewMediaWire) - September 28, 2015 - iHookup Social, Inc. (OTC PINK: HKUP) is pleased to announce that the Company has fulfilled its FINRA requirements and today filed a final amendment with the state of Nevada to change its business name and stock symbol with a requested effective date of September 29, 2015, subject to the timing of the State and FINRA's confirmation. As announced previously, the Company will emerge as "Friendable, Inc." with a new ticker symbol that clearly reflects the new Friendable brand on all fronts.
The company will communicate and release its new symbol immediately upon receiving approval, but shareholders of record should also be advised that the online stock quote sources might not always immediately report the new name and ticker effectively. Regardless, the Company is expected to trade as usual and shares held in brokerages should not be affected by the change. Shareholders should search the company's new name "Friendable" through their quote service of choice, to identify the new symbol.
"This announcement of our name and symbol change has been a long time in the making, and is also one of the last steps in our full pivot to 'Friendable,'" said Robert Rositano, Jr., CEO, Friendable, Inc. "We are on the eve of an amazing new phase of growth, along with a business name and ticker that communicate our brand, everything starts with friendship and 'Friendable' has endless possibilities."
Friendable recognizes that "Everything starts with Friendship" and the way to make connections and meet new people continues to evolve through new technologies and devices that make it all possible. Today just about everyone is on the move and interacting online with their mobile devices, creating dynamic opportunities to find and explore new experiences with location specific accuracy.
Friendable provides its mobile community of users with the freedom to meet new people, hang out with current friends, explore exciting venues and interact in social activities based around shared interests and location, transforming mobile interactions into a real-life social experiences. Friendable bridges our mobile community of users with the meeting of new friends, building relationships and connecting them with local venues or events tied to their interests, which presents newfound ways for them to interact and hang out.
Meeting new people and making connections has grown, where the modern meaning of "being social" or "meeting up," now includes opportunities to meet through mobile apps. The result of these interactions produces hyper-local advertising opportunities, allowing Friendable to act as both a friend finder and concierge using nearby locations to identify activities, events and businesses that may provide the entertainment they are seeking.
Making friends through a mobile app allows people of various backgrounds to connect through common interests and engage in fresh experiences while cultivating deep relationships. Meet people where you want, when you want, and show the world that you're Friendable -- Everything starts with friendship!
Join Friendable today and let someone know what you're "Friendable" for!
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