Wednesday, May 28, 2008

OMG! YouTube Tween Is The Next Big Star

GREENVILLE, S.C. (Wireless Flash - FlashNews) – Tweens know exactly what’s hot and what’s not – including the next big celebrity.

Corporate America is constantly scouring the world of Internet stars to find the next product pitchman, and today’s “It” boy is online phenomenon Fred, a hyper drama queen who has his own popular show on

His silly videos have garnered millions of hits on YouTube, and while parents may not get him, tweens and the suits over at Zipit Wireless do.

Following the trend of celeb marketing, the tech company is partnering with Fred to launch a new ad campaign for the Zipit Wireless Instant Messenger 2 (Z2), a device for text-crazed teens that allows them to send wireless messages in seconds.

Although Fred’s online popularity may not crossover to the mainstream just yet, they’re hoping he does for Z2 what Miley Cyrus has done for Disney.

Fred can be seen using his Z2 on, and in a series of TV commercials airing nationally.

(Contact numbers available only to subscribing media or trial media users. You can request samples at the Wireless Flash web site.)
Copyright © 2008 Wireless Flash News Inc. All rights reserved. Wireless Flash® and FlashNews® are registered trademarks of Wireless Flash News Inc.