The Digital Development Group Corp. (DIDG (http://finance.yahoo.com/q?s=didg)) (“DigiDev”or the “Company”), a content licensing and technology company offering a distribution platform for a wide array of content for television and other Internet enabled devices today announced the addition of the “Your Family Entertainment” to its growing array of content. The addition comes as the Company prepares to unveil new channels and their innovative platform for over-the-top (OTT) media consumption.
Your Family Entertainment is one of the largest libraries of children’s programming in the world. Their content catalog exceeds 1700 hours of animated series, feature length animation as well as non-animated features. Many of the episodic series of Your Family Entertainment’s programming have appeared on The Disney™ Channel, Nickelodeon™, and Canal Plus™. Their content library has been designed to appeal to both girls and boys from ages 3 to 13. All of the programming has been meticulously translated into several languages including English.
Bruce Venezia, DigiDev’s VP of Acquisitions, stated, “Your Family Entertainment is an extraordinary library of children’s content and represents another expansion of channels under our umbrella. It was important for us to begin building a presence for young people and I’m confident there will be other content acquisitions in this sector.” Venezia added, “The initial launch will be a blend of categories and will be approximately 50 hours of content. Within a year the plan is to grow the channel to 200 hours of superior children’s programming.”
Martin W. Greenwald, DigiDev’s CEO, went on to say, “The agreement with Your Family Entertainment fits our goal of populating a network of channels. Our focus is to cater to the universe of viewers by providing a wide and diverse lineup of content.” Greenwald went on, “We finalized negotiations 10 days ago in France during our attendance at Mipcom, unquestionably the largest video show in the world. Bruce (Venezia) and I were fortunate to speak to a variety of companies regarding granting us licenses to their programming. I am very confident that many additional agreements will emerge from our attendance.”
About Digital Development Group Corp.
The Company’s founders, CEO Martin W. Greenwald and President Joe Q. Bretz, have extensive experience in the entertainment industry. As CEO, Mr. Greenwald oversaw Image Entertainment Inc.’s growth to over $120 million in revenues. Given Greenwald’s focus in content licensing and Bretz’s technological know-how, the Company is well positioned to be a leader in the Internet television revolution. For more information please visit our website www.digidev.com.
DigiDev is targeting the rapidly expanding and revolutionary “OTT” technology arena to facilitate the video delivery of movies, games & apps to millions of desktops, mobile and smart/Internet enabled TV devices around the World. “OTT” or Over The Top devices piggyback on existing network services in consumers’ homes or offices; pull content from the Internet and deliver it to their TV or Internet enabled device.