ZoneTV’s TOUCHFIT TV is the only pay TV app nominated for an Appy in 2016
Santa Monica, CA – May 18, 2016 /CNW/

The Appy Awards in New York, annually acknowledge creativity and excellence in app design. The Appys were created to honor extraordinary Applications, whether they be mobile, social, or web-based Apps.

TouchFit TV was nominated for a prestigious 2016 Appy Award for Best Branded Content App. Being nominated in the broad Branded Content App category shows the quality and breadth of appeal of TouchFit TV and the brand power of Georges St-Pierre. Other nominees are Voice Cooking and Best Western Alive!

TouchFit TV offers easy access to more than 500 workouts developed and demonstrated by Mixed Martial Arts Champion Georges St-Pierre. Georges St-Pierre is one of the most popular UFC figures, and he is known for his fitness regimen. Now users of the TouchFit TV app can up their fitness game in their own living room. There is a wide range of workouts that suit any fitness level from beginner to expert.

Zone·tv created TouchFit TV and is the foremost producer of video apps for the pay TV market. TouchFit TV app was launched by zone·tv in November 2015 and is available on major pay television services in the US with dedicated channels in the guide. zone·tv is already the category leader in bringing the best digital-first content and brands into the pay TV operator’s environment through our TV Apps and Channels. TouchFit TV is the second Appy nomination for zone·tv as they were nominated in 2014 for the Sochi Winter Olympics TV app.

“We are very happy that the Appy Awards acknowledged the unique brand, powerful content and consumer experience of the TouchFit TV Georges St-Pierre TV app,” said Jeff Weber CEO of zone·tv. “It is one of many great apps that zone·tv is bringing to the pay TV market.”

About zone·tv
Selections of zone·tv’s diverse programming can be seen on AT&T U-verse, Comcast, DIRECTV, CenturyLink, TELUS, Bell Canada, Frontier Communications and others. Zone·tv offers more than 30 new and original channels to North America and Europe. Zone·tv is bridging the gap between technology and engaging programming with zone·tv Dynamic Channels. The result is a new cable/satellite content category that offers a best-in-class personal user experience blending the convenience of linear viewing with the flexibility of on-demand programming in a highly personalized viewing experience. Zone·tv genres include kid’s programming, fitness, cooking, casual games, sports, lifestyle among other popular genres. The company has offices in Toronto and Santa Monica, CA. For more information, visit www.zone.tv.

About Georges St-Pierre
Georges “Rush” St-Pierre, also known as “GSP,” is a Canadian professional mixed martial artist and UFC world welterweight champion who holds black belts in both Kyokushin karate and Brazilian Jiu Jitsu. Recognized as one of the planet’s best pound-for-pound MMA fighter and all-around athlete, GSP lives in Montreal but travels around the world to train with the best coaches and training partners in all disciplines. For more information about GSP visit: www.gspofficial.com