RIM is making a big comeback with BlackBerry 10. The chose the Super Bowl 2013 to kick of the marketing campaign for the new BlackBerry era.
RIM announced to run a BlackBerry Super Bowl 2013 Ad. RIM is no stranger to the Super Bowl, but it is big deal for the struggling mobile phone maker. BlackBerry 10 has to bring them back or it is the end of the road. The company really took its time with the new version of the BlackBerry OS, but now it is finally here.
The Super Bowl announcement starts the worldwide launch activity for RIM's BlackBerry 10 platform, along with the first two devices to run on the new platform. These activities are part of a broad integrated marketing campaign to support the global rollout of BlackBerry 10. In addition to the 30 second commercial during the Super Bowl that will air in both the U.S. and Canada, BlackBerry will be integrated into a number of pre- and post-game on-site, digital and social activities, including real time engagement with BlackBerry social fans on Facebook and Twitter, as well as extending and amplifying exposure and fan engagement through Promoted Posts and Sponsored Story ads.
“A Super Bowl commercial, is a great opportunity to show the re-designed, re-engineered and re-invented BlackBerry to tens of millions of consumers on the largest advertising stage of the year,” said Frank Boulben, Chief Marketing Officer, Research In Motion. “BlackBerry has 30 million social media fans, and we’re looking forward to continuing to encourage them and all NFL football fans to see the power of BlackBerry 10 for themselves.”
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