Comverse Visual Voicemail for iPhone has made the shortlist for a prestigious mobile industry award.

Judges noted the innovation within the product, interoperability, revenue opportunities and the user experience among the reasons for the nomination.

Visual Voicemail has been shortlisted as a finalist for the 2008 GSMA Global Mobile Award in the Best Mobile Messaging Service category. The winner will be announced on Tuesday, 12 February at the GSMA Global Mobile Awards in Barcelona, during the Mobile World Congress.