Connected Comms Selected to Launch Used Toy Trading App, Operation Playtime

Screen Shot 2020-03-27 at 12.29.26 PMNew App Allows Parents to Pass Along Toys Their Kids’ Old Toys, Keeping Them In the Hands of Children Who Want Them and Out of Our Country’s Landfills

ATLANTA, GA – March 27, 2020 – The virtual public relations and marketing agency, Connected Comms has been selected to introduce Operation Playtime, a new app that helps parents easily pass along their children’ old toys to kids who want them.  

“Currently, 80% of all plastic toys end up in landfills in this country,” said Jennifer Jones-Mitchell, Founder of Connected Comms. “And, that’s just the plastic toys. Consider all the new toy packaging from covers to those little plastic ties that seem to be on every section of new toys. Operation Playtime is a new app where parents can easily pass along all those toys their kids have outgrown. You can earn a few dollars for your trouble (capped at $20 per toy) or choose to donate the toys to daycare centers. As a parent myself, I can tell you, we have closest full of old toys that would be new to a child who wants them.”

Operation Playtime was created by Brian DePass, an advertising executive and father of two who recognized that his house was filled with toys his kids no longer want and decided to create an easy way for parents to pass along those toys to kids who would love them.

Connected Comms will lead media relations, content and social media marketing, influencer programs, leveraging a staple of virtually connected public relations and marketing professionals across the country.  

About Operation Playtime

Operation Playtime is a new app available for download today. The app lets parents pass along used toys to other kids. Parents can sell each used toy in increments of $5.00, capped at a total sale of $20 per toy, or they can choose to donate the used toys to daycare centers. The app is easy to use and 

About Connected Comms

Connected Comms is a virtual public relations and marketing agency that focuses on creating coverage, content and conversation that converts calls to action. Headquartered in Atlanta, Connected Comms leverages a virtually connected workforce across the country. By eliminating the costly overhead of traditional agencies, Connected Comms ensures every penny of our clients’ budgets go toward the client work, not marble lobbies and high-rise views. Learn more:

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