LOS ANGELES (CelebrityAccess MediaWire) — Mobile-centric social media company Foursquare has signed with United Talent Agency for representation as the company looks to develop business opportunities in the entertainment world.
First launched in 2009, Foursquare has set itself apart in the crowded world of social networking by tying themselves into users real world mobile experiences with location-based services such as 'check-ins' that help users connect with other users locally.
"We're excited to work with UTA to introduce the entertainment, music and media industry to the benefits of using foursquare to connect with our community of over 20 million people worldwide," said Jonathan Crowley, director of media partnerships for Foursquare.
UTA is no stranger to the tech world and has made substantial investments in social media marketing in recent years. Other tech clients repped by the firm include social media analytics company Crimson Hexagon, cloud gaming service Playcast and video game hardware maker Nyko. – CelebrityAccess Staff Writers