Palo Alto, CA - Monday, November 10th, 2008
ooma, Inc. today announced that its ooma home phone system that provides free home phone service will be available at leading consumer electronics stores across the country for holiday shoppers anxious to share the gift of household savings. During the holidays and into the New Year, retailers will offer the ooma free home phone service in more than 1000 retail locations including Best Buy, Datavision, Fry’s Electronics, Micro Center and J&R. Additionally, ooma will be available for purchase at leading online locations, including Amazon, BestBuy.com, Buy.com, JandR.com, NewEgg.com, PC Mall, Provantage, Shop Harmony, Costco.com, Tiger Direct, Staples.com, and Walmart.com. With the availability of ooma now at Ingram and D&H, ooma will be adding additional retail and on-line resellers throughout the holiday shopping season.
“We are pleased to offer consumers more retail outlets and online destinations to purchase an ooma home phone system”, said Aaron Duran, Vice President of Retail Sales at ooma. “With its superior call quality, impressive suite of features, ease of use, flexibility to keep your own phone number or pick a new one, ooma is the premier gift to give this holiday season. And with the ability to eliminate the home phone bill, you’ll be helping someone save a considerable amount of money, too!”
“Micro Center is always looking for innovative products, which can optimize the bandwidth available from high speed home networks, to save our customer time and/or money,” said Kevin Jones, Vice President of Merchandising at Micro Center. “ooma is just that kind of product, providing customers free calling anywhere in the U.S.”
ooma has also expanded its referral and savings program to include all authorized ooma resellers. The program enables new ooma customers to receive incentives from ooma. From November 7, 2008 through November 30, 2008, when someone purchases and activates their ooma system by November 30, 2008, ooma will credit their account with $50 worth of international calling. Visit www.ooma.com/savings for more details.
An ooma system consists of the ooma Hub™ connected to a broadband connection and an existing home phone. The ooma Scout device extends the benefits of the ooma system to additional phone jacks in the home. The ooma system is a $249.99 hardware bundle that includes the ooma Hub and ooma Scout. ooma Premier is an optional service that extends advanced telephony features for the ooma system and costs $12.99 per month or $99.99 per year.
Ooma (NYSE: OOMA) creates powerful connected experiences for businesses and consumers, delivered from its smart cloud-based SaaS platform. For businesses of all sizes, Ooma provides advanced voice and collaboration features that are flexible and scalable. For consumers, Ooma’s residential phone service provides PureVoice HD voice quality, advanced functionality and integration with mobile devices. Ooma’s innovative smart security solution delivers a range of wireless security sensors that make it easy for anyone to protect their home or business. Learn more at www.ooma.com.