YANGAROO Partners with MTV Latin America for Music Video Delivery
TORONTO, CANADA – July 21, 2016 – YANGAROO Inc., (TSX-V: YOO, OTCBB: YOOIF) the industry’s leading secure digital media management and distribution company, today announced that it has partnered with MTV Latin America to deliver music videos digitally and in high definition to all three of the network’s feeds covering Latin America, as well as to MTV Tr3s (for the US Hispanic market).
Since its launch in 2011 with MTV Networks in New York, the YANGAROO digital platform has grown to become the leader and the industry standard for delivery of music videos to MTV/VH1, and all other major music video broadcasters in North America. YANGAROO’s patented DMDS platform is cloud-based and hardware-free, is user-friendly and integrates with existing production workflows, enabling the delivery of broadcast-quality, high definition digital media with a click of a mouse.
This service will now be available to the Latin music divisions of U.S. based major record labels, as well as the thousands of Indie Labels and artists throughout the world.
“YANGAROO has been successfully delivering music videos for many years, and now the Latin music industry can benefit from the same state of the art digital delivery service,” said Marc Zimet, Vice President, Talent and Music, Viacom International Media Networks – Americas. “We look forward to implementing the service and working with the YANGAROO team to help our many Latin music artists get their videos on air faster and more efficiently.”
“We have been working on the launch for some time,” said Cliff Hunt, Founder & COO YANGAROO Inc. “Latin music is a major, and growing segment of the industry and we are excited to be able to play a role in helping record labels and artists get their music videos to the broadcasters in the most effective way possible.”
YANGAROO is a company dedicated to digital media management. YANGAROO’s patented Digital Media Distribution System (DMDS) is a leading secure B2B digital cloud based solution focused on the music and advertising industries. The DMDS solution provides more accountable, effective, and far less costly digital management of broadcast quality media via the Internet. It replaces the physical, satellite and closed network distribution and management of audio and video content, for music, music videos, and advertising to television, radio, media, retailers, and other authorized recipients. The YANGAROO Awards platform is now the industry standard and powers most of North America’s major awards shows.
YANGAROO has offices in Toronto, New York, and Los Angeles. YANGAROO trades on the TSX Venture Exchange (TSX-V) under the symbol YOO and in the U.S. under OTCBB: YOOIF. For further information, please visit www.yangaroo.com.
MTV is the world’s premier youth entertainment brand. With a global reach of nearly 785 million households, MTV is the cultural home of the millennial generation, music fans and artists, and a pioneer in creating innovative programming for young people. MTV reflects and creates pop culture with its award-winning content built around compelling storytelling, music discovery and activism across TV, online and mobile. Outside of the United States, MTV is part of Viacom International Media Networks, a division of Viacom Inc. (NASDAQ: VIAB, VIA), one of the world’s leading creators of programming and content across all platforms.
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