New Mobile Value Added Service Company Launched in Zimbabwe
Harare, ZIMBABWE - A new, young and dynamic Wireless Application Service Provider, based in Harare, Zimbabwe has launched its brand new website. The company was registered in Harare in August 2011 and since then, has been making great strides to capture its audience.
Enerco enables Zimbabwean Creative Artists’ work in the form of songs, ringtones, videos and wallpaper images to be downloaded by mobile phone subscribers in several countries all over the world. “We have partnered with an international company, InterVAS UK Ltd, to provide Zimbabwean Creative Artists’ work which can be downloaded by subscribers in Nigeria, South Africa, USA and the UK. Our international partner, InterVAS, is a company with over ten years’ experience in the mobile technology space, having been involved in popular services such as the former Miss World SMS competition voting.”
From December 2011, Enerco partnered with the ever-increasingly popular Face of Zimbabwe competition, to provide SMS voting services for the Finalist Model Contestants. The 2012 Face of Zimbabwe calendar images are also available to download on Enerco’s new website. When asked about launching their services in Zimbabwe, they said, “we are working very hard to and are positive about expanding to Zimbabwean networks in the near future”.
Enerco was co-founded by Marshall Mutsamwira and Teurai Chanakira. In a joint statement they said, “We are both extremely passionate about the huge talent and potential in the Zimbabwean Arts & Cultural Industry. We came up with a concept in which we would be able to fuse our love of the Industry and our recognition of the growing mobile technology space, whilst opening another avenue for more of our artists to be financially rewarded for their hard-earned work, by having their work available for subscribers to download at a reasonable cost”.
Their website is vibrant, attractive and full of energy, with various popular artists’ content such as that of Chiwoniso Maraire, Jusa Dementor and models’ wallpapers, for example, of Rumbie Feremenga, being available to download. Unique, African-inspired wallpapers are also available by the very first Zimbabwean Graphic Designer on Enerco’s platform, Langx Media Studio. Enerco is currently in talks with many more artists who will launch on their platform this year. Besides various artists’ content, Enerco also offers bulk SMS services and will be launching various SMS competitions and other innovative services in 2012”.