|By Marketwire .||
|September 20, 2012 01:01 AM EDT||
PALO ALTO, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 09/20/12 -- TuneIn, the leading service for listening to music, sports and news streams from around the world, shows no sign of slowing down, forming yet another strategic alliance with premier broadcasting company, Bonneville International. Through this relationship, TuneIn will bring Bonneville International's vastly popular stations in four major U.S. markets to its 40 million monthly active listeners from around the globe.
"We are thrilled to make the varied programming that Bonneville International broadcasts available to our 40 million monthly active listeners," said John Donham, CEO, TuneIn. "This alliance is another step in our journey to make all the best stations and programming accessible to everyone no matter where they are."
Founded in 1964, Bonneville International has served listeners across the U.S. in major markets such as Los Angeles, Seattle, Phoenix and Salt Lake City, with notable stations including KSWD - The Sound LA, News Talk 97.3 KIRO FM, The Peak 98.7 FM, News Talk 92.3 KTAR FM, News Talk 102.7 FM/1160 AM, FM100.3 - KSFI FM and 103.5 The Arrow FM.
"Through this partnership with TuneIn, and as we expand our reach into the digital realm, we're giving our dedicated listeners almost unlimited ways to hear our programming and uniquely produced content," added Jeff Simpson, President and CEO for Bonneville International. "With an expanded reach to the 40 million monthly active TuneIn listeners, we're also excited to introduce our stations to music, news and talk fans all over the globe."
Listeners can hear their favorite stations and shows from Bonneville International and discover new programming through more than 200 different TuneIn platforms including smartphone apps, connected vehicle dashboards, Internet home entertainment systems and online at www.tunein.com.
TuneIn lets people listen to the world's music, sports, talk and news from wherever they are, with over 70,000 AM, FM, HD and Internet radio stations and more than two million on-demand programs streaming from every continent. The company's mobile apps are ranked in the top five in the App Store's Music category across 82 countries and territories. The company recently raised more venture funding from Sequoia Capital, Google Ventures, Jafco Ventures and General Catalyst Partners and is headquartered in Palo Alto, Calif.
About Bonneville International
Bonneville International is a legacy broadcaster dedicated to informing, entertaining and uplifting its audiences. For more information about Bonneville International, please visit www.bonneville.com.