STRENGTHENS FOOTHOLD IN LATIN AMERICA
Toronto, Canada, May 3, 2018 – Lingo Media Corporation (TSX-V: LM; OTC: LMDCF; FSE: LIMA) (“Lingo Media” or the “Company”) a global provider of digital English Language Learning solutions is pleased to announce that its wholly-owned subsidiary, ELL Technologies Ltd., (“ELL”), has secured a sales contract with the municipality of Floridablanca in Colombia. Under the contract, which was secured through the distribution partnership with E-Training SAS, Floridablanca Municipality is purchasing ELL’s Campus English language learning program.
Floridablanca is a municipality in the metropolitan area of Bucaramanga in Colombia with 16 schools and more than 30,000 students. ELL’s Campus is a program designed for young adults from junior middle school through to undergraduates (ages 13 to 22 years) and extends to adult learners as well.
“This is our second municipal government contract in Colombia,” said Gali Bar-Ziv, COO of Lingo Media. “Colombia is seeking to systematically improve its citizens’ English language skills, which provides us with a continued opportunity to capture market share and drive future growth. This deal is a reflection of our growing market penetration in Colombia and Latin America in general.”
About Lingo Media
Lingo Media is a global provider of best-in-class digital and print-based English language learning solutions that are ‘Changing the way the world learns English’.
Developed for learners of English at every level, Lingo Media’s ELL Technologies products combine a vast content library with proprietary technology. ELL Technologies’ intuitive dashboards enable students to track and manage their progress, and allow teachers to organize and interact with students, providing ongoing support. Lingo Media’s Lingo Learning division is a print-based publisher of English language learning programs in China.
Lingo Media’s product and program are marketed through established sales channels to key education, government and business organizations in Latin America and China and continues to extend its global reach and expand its product offerings.
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