Urban Planet Mobile™ CEO Brian OliverSmith Chosen as Featured Panelist at the 2015 International CES®

Mr. OliverSmith to speak on the future of mobile education as part of CES ‘TransformingEDU’ LAS VEGAS, Nevada, January 8, 2015 – Urban Planet Mobile, a leading global mobile media company and creator of award-winning learning programs built for mobile, announces that Brian OliverSmith, CEO and Co-founder, will be a featured panelist at the 2015 International Consumer Electronics Show (CES), the world’s largest consumer electronics show, as a part of ‘TransformingEDU’, a CES event focused on exploring emerging technologies in education. The panel, titled ‘Rise of the Mobile and Connected Campus’, highlights a growing trend in the use of tablets and smartphones on college campuses, as well as the specific innovations and public/private partnerships fueling this shift. As a pioneer in mobile education content development and worldwide distribution of digital media products, Mr. OliverSmith has overseen the growth of Urban Planet Mobile’s mobile learning solutions from a simple concept to a multi-faceted portfolio of products used by millions of people around the world. Urban Planet Mobile is one of the only education companies on the planet to offer products for delivery across all mobile and digital platforms—from basic phone to smartphone, to tablet and computer. Mr. OliverSmith has driven the growth of his company, establishing a roadmap for success while becoming a leading expert on predicting future trends in digital education worldwide. Mr. OliverSmith will share some of his insights and lessons learned as a part of the Rise of the Mobile and Connected Campus panel. In addition to Mr. OliverSmith, the TransformingEDU panel includes key leaders and thinkers in education, including Kristin Townsend, National Product Manager, Education, of the Verizon Foundation, Mike Guerena, President of ThinkWrite, and Dr. Devin Vodicka, Superintendent, Vista Unified School District. “It is always an honor to take the stage with leading thinkers in education,” says OliverSmith. “I truly believe that we are all lifelong learners. Even though we deliver mobile education products in 40 countries and have been growing mobile for 7 years, there is still so much we can learn. I appreciate the opportunity to add my voice to the conversation at this year’s Consumer Electronics Show.” In its 40th year, CES is the largest hands-on electronics show in the world, featuring some of the most influential leaders in technology innovation. With over 3,600 exhibiting companies, this year’s event will be the largest Consumer Electronics Show in history. “The International CES is the epicenter for the ever-expanding global consumer technology community, showcasing the promise and power of technology and serving as a platform for all innovators, big and small,” said Gary Shapiro, President and CEO, Consumer Electronics Association. About Urban Planet Mobile Urban Planet Mobile is a leading innovator of educational products created for mobile, tablet, and computer. The company is the GSMA Global Mobile Award for Best Mobile Learning Innovation winner, a 2013 CODiE Award Finalist, a Frost & Sullivan Most Innovative App designee, a Gartner Cool Vendor in Education Technology, and the creator of the USAID funded MobiLiteracy™ program in Uganda. On October 31, 2014, Sibling Group Holdings, Inc (OTCQB: SIBE) announced its intent to acquire Urban Planet Mobile, and both parties are actively working to successfully complete the transaction in the near term. Urban Planet Mobile’s products are available worldwide, with business in 40 countries and growing. With its pioneering audio SMS with IVR delivery, the company’s mobile learning products can be accessed on any mobile phone in the world. Urban Planet Mobile is also the developer of 333 Words™, the cross-platform comprehensive English language learning system that exploits the power of smartphones, tablets, and computers to lead people from beginner to intermediate faster than any other program on the planet. Urban Planet Mobile offers Writing Planet™, the world’s only comprehensive, web-based English writing program built on automated assessment technology and created specifically for non-native English speakers. Additional information about the company and products can be obtained at and or by calling (919) 237-2755. Urban Planet Mobile is a trademark of Urban Planet Media & Entertainment, Corp. Urban English is a registered trademark of Urban Planet Media & Entertainment, Corp. MobiLiteracy and 333 Words are trademarks of Urban Planet Media & Entertainment, Corp. Writing Planet is a trademark of Measurement Planet, LLC.