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Page 2 of Entertainment Industry Services News issued by the Send2Press® Newswire service.



EMRG Media Hosts Premier New York City Event Planner Expo

NEW YORK, N.Y., Sept. 6, 2013 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — While Labor Day may signal the unofficial end of summer, it also signals the beginning of the event planning season. That’s why EMRG Media is excited to announce the Event Planner Expo – a premier event planner networking event to take place in New York City at the Metropolitan Pavilion on October 2 from 3 p.m. to 8 p.m.

IntransaBrand VideoAppliance and Hitachi Data Systems Provide a Complete Video Surveillance Solution

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., July 8, 2013 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — It was announced today that IntransaBrand(TM) products combined with Hitachi Unified Storage create a powerfully integrated video server and storage solution for video system integrators and enterprise customers. IntransaBrand products are manufactured and supported under license from Viakoo, Inc.

DAX ‘Bitten’ in Canada – New TV series is among those lining up for DAX Cloud

TORONTO, Ontario, Canada, June 25, 2013 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — DAX Cloud ULC, the Canadian arm of DAX, the Los Angeles-based provider of cloud-based production and post-production services, has booked BITTEN, the 13-part werewolf series produced by Vancouver’s No Equal Entertainment and Hoodwink Entertainment, and Toronto’s Entertainment One (eOne) in association with Bell Media. The hour-long drama will air on Space in Canada in early 2014.

Phillips Productions of Dallas Changes Company Name to Phillips MediaSource

DALLAS, Texas, June 17, 2013 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Phillips Productions, Inc., a recognized leader in television program development and HD video production, today announced its new company name, Phillips MediaSource. With clients across the state of Texas using its various video content development strategies, high definition video production services, and integrated marketing communications consulting, the company is changing its name to better reflect the company’s comprehensive portfolio.

Voices.com Celebrates 100,000th Voice Talent with New Responsive Website

LONDON, Ontario, June 10, 2013 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Industry-leading Voices.com is celebrating the registration of its 100,000th voice talent member with the launch of a new website, rebuilt from the ground up. Part of the project included the implementation of ‘responsive design,’ a design technique that accurately resizes the contents of a web page to any screen, regardless of its scope or device.

Take 5’s ‘Vikings’ Sails with DAX Cloud ULC

TORONTO, Ontario, Canada, May 29, 2013 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — DAX Cloud ULC, the Canadian arm of DAX, the Los Angeles-based provider of cloud-based production and post-production services, has booked the hit historical drama ‘VIKINGS’ as its first major Canadian production.

AC Talent Agency Partners Up with NEXT Models

LOS ANGELES, Calif., April 29, 2013 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — AC Talent Agency and Next Model Management have formed a strategic partnership, as of April 29th, 2013. Anna Chudoba Womack, founder of AC Talent, will be in charge of theatrical and commercial bookings for SAG/AFTRA projects for Next.

DAX Wins StudioDaily Prime Award – Leading Cloud Workflow Platform Cited for Ease of Use

CULVER CITY. Calif., April 22, 2013 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — DAX (formerly Sample Digital), the Los Angeles-based provider of cloud production workflow and media asset management applications and services to companies that produce, distribute and license audio-visual content, has been awarded the StudioDaily Prime Award for ‘Ease of Use.’

DAX Launches Canadian Operations: Los Angeles-based Production Workflow Company Marks International Expansion

TORONTO, Ontario, Canada, April 9, 2013 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — DAX, LLC (formerly Sample Digital), the Los Angeles-based provider of cloud workflow and media asset management applications and services to companies that produce, distribute and license audio-visual content, has launched Canadian Operations and its first international office in Toronto, Canada. Use of the new Canadian entity, DAX Cloud ULC, by U.S. clients shooting in Canada, and by Canadian clients shooting worldwide, will avail clients to Canadian tax credits.

DCIA Announces CLOUD COMPUTING CONFERENCE Speakers – Third Annual Conference within the NAB Show Expands to Two Days

WASHINGTON, D.C., April 1, 2013 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — The Distributed Computing Industry Association (www.DCIA.info) today announced the first wave of speakers to participate in its CLOUD COMPUTING CONFERENCE at the 2013 NAB Show, the third annual DCIA event within the NAB Show, taking place on Monday and Tuesday, April 8-9, at the Las Vegas Convention Center in Las Vegas, Nevada.

DAX Launches DAX 4.0 – New Workflow Platform to be released at NAB

CULVER CITY, Calif., March 20, 2013 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — DAX, LLC (formerly Sample Digital), the leading provider of cloud workflow and media asset management applications and services to companies that produce, distribute and license audio-visual content, is launching the latest version of its platform at NAB 2013 in Las Vegas, April 8.

DAX’s Macdonald-King on Film and TV Digital Workflow Future keynotes Cloud Computing Conference @NAB 2013

CULVER CITY, Calif., March 12, 2013 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Patrick Macdonald-King, CEO/President of DAX, LLC (formerly Sample Digital), the leading provider of cloud workflow and media asset management applications and services to companies that produce, distribute and license audio-visual content, will be a keynote speaker at the Cloud Computing Conference, a feature of this year’s NAB in Las Vegas.

Darian Capital Services Addresses JOBS Act and AIFMD Changes to Private Fund Marketing

PITTSBURGH, Pa., Feb. 6, 2013 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Darian Capital Services today announced the launch of two services to address impending United States and European regulations that will change the way hedge and private equity funds are marketed. In the U.S., such ‘private’ funds have been barred from ‘general solicitations’ or any wide-net advertising. Some interpretations of this bar have meant hiding even basic fund information and performance from the public.

New Horizons Launches Photography and Digital Arts Training

ANAHEIM, Calif., Feb. 5, 2013 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Classes will begin on March 18 for the New Horizons Photography and Digital Arts Program. ‘We are now enrolling students, but seats are limited,’ says Cindy Sutherland, Vice President of Career Development.

The Harman Press Chooses North Hollywood for Expansion

NORTH HOLLYWOOD, Calif., Feb. 4, 2013 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — In a move signaling an expansion of its commercial printing business, The Harman Press has re-located from its longtime address in Hollywood to a larger facility at 6840 Vineland Avenue, North Hollywood (CA 91605), in the San Fernando Valley, and added personnel to its executive roster.

‘Adopting Technology Key to Scaling Media Production,’ DAX CEO Tells China Conference

LOS ANGELES, Calif., Nov. 20, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Patrick Macdonald-King, CEO Sample Digital/DAX, emphasized technology’s critical role, in both the creative and business aspects of media, in his address as a featured speaker at the 1st Annual Media and Entertainment Forum in Tianjin, China. Organized by KPMG Advisory China and AID Partners Capital in Tianjin, the international conference assembled key executives from the U.S. and Chinese to explore the state of the media and entertainment industry.

Brand On the Run – RV Rentals Taking Corporate America On Tour

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., April 16, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — It’s no secret that marketing directors are on a perpetual quest for the next best thing, now they’re discovering that the perfect vehicle to ‘drive their brand’ may be a custom wrapped motorhome rental. Branded RV rentals have emerged as a cutting edge marketing tool and are becoming popular among companies looking increase their exposure and enhance their corporate identity. Florida based RV rental firm Allstar Coaches has been using vehicle wrap technology for years on its fleet of luxury motorhomes as it continues to grow its Corporate Events and Promotions sector.

Cash in on the Motion Picture Industry by Renting Your Vehicle, Home, Business, Boat or Equipment

LOS ANGELES, Calif., April 4, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — In an economy where people are working hard just to stay current with their bills, why not look toward the thriving Hollywood industry for extra income? Studio Find It, Inc. offers a way for home, business, land, vehicle, heavy equipment, watercraft and aircraft owners to turn their assets into income by renting their items for cash to motion picture studios by simply registering with them online.

New Mobile App Used on E! Show is Changing the Scouting Game

HOUSTON, Texas, March 23, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — One of the many niches that developers at Softway Solutions pride themselves in being experts is the realm of mobile app development. Recently, Page Parkes – a client of Softway Solutions – was interviewed during the evening news by the ABC affiliate in Houston. Parkes is the co-founder of Page Parkes Corporation and is on a new show called Scouted on the E! channel.

TeamSnap Expands Team to Handle Growth

BOULDER, Colo., March 7, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — TeamSnap, a leading web service for managing sports teams and leagues, today announced it had expanded its staff in response to strong customer growth. ‘We are adding customers at over twice the rate we were at this time in 2011. We seem to be hitting a real sweet spot and we needed to build our own team to support and extend this growth,’ said David DuPont, CEO of TeamSnap.

Sample Digital Taps Chris Chen as CTO

HOLLYWOOD, Calif., Feb. 21, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Sample Digital, the leading provider of production workflow applications for Film and TV production, has appointed Chris Chen as Chief Technology Officer.

End-of-the-World Prices from Clients of G-Man Marketing

LOS ANGELES, Calif., Feb. 7, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — With the end of the world scheduled to take place later this year, G-Man Marketing (gmanmarketing.com) is partnering with its clients to offer special reduced rates in public relations, songwriting, audio mixing and mastering, radio advertising, graphic design, live music promotion, music distribution, and more.

Voices.com Earns Top Score for Best in Class Service from The Interactive Media Awards

LONDON, Ontario (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Voices.com was honoured with a ‘Best in Class’ Interactive Media Award (IMA) for professional services. ‘The Best in Class’ award is the highest honour bestowed by the Interactive Media Awards, representing the very best in planning, execution and overall professionalism.

Voices.com Website Now 10X Faster

LONDON, Ontario (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Time is money, and when both are of the essence, there’s a need for speed that cannot be ignored. Voices CEO David Ciccarelli and his team recently revealed the newly redesigned site to their customers and have received a significant amount of support from members of the service, particularly as it relates to how quickly the website pages load.

Patent Attorney Richard Bone Joins Virtual Law Partners LLP

PALO ALTO, Calif. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Virtual Law Partners LLP is very pleased to announce that noted patent attorney Richard Bone has joined the firm as a partner from Fish and Richardson. Dr. Bone’s practice encompasses all aspects of patent preparation and prosecution, and post-grant review in technical fields such as pharmaceuticals, chemistry, biotechnology, materials, nanotechnology, medical devices, and computer science.

Fintage House and mediapeers Join Forces – Fintage House Links with Online B2B Marketplace

BERLIN/LEIDEN (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Independent global entertainment specialist Fintage House joins forces with mediapeers, the leading B2B online marketplace for audiovisual content, in a newly announced strategic partnership which was announced today by Robert Aarts Co-CEO of Fintage House and mediapeers’ co-founders Holger Hendel and Moritz Viehweger.

Sample Digital Appoints Michael J. Lam VP

HOLLYWOOD, Calif. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Sample Digital has announced that Michael J. Lam has come aboard as VP, Account Development. Previously President of ClearStory Systems, the media asset management company, Lam has long experience in the technology field, with a focus on business systems. He is based in New York and will be working closely with the company’s West Coast headquarters.

Digital Dailies: Entertainment Industry Signs on for Sample Digital’s daxD3 System

LOS ANGELES, Calif. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — One year after unveiling its new dax|D3 digital production workflow system, Sample Digital announces full adoption by its production clients, including the industry’s major film studios, broadcast networks and production companies. The digital dailies platform now supports a community of more than 7,500 individual users, and more than 50 companies, making Sample Digital the leader in its field and dax|D3 the most widely used digital production workflow system.

Voices.com Releases Mobile App for iPhone, iPod and BlackBerry

TORONTO, Canada (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Voices.com is joining the mobile revolution with its own app to showcase its roster of over 25,000 voice over talent by making MP3 audio samples available with the touch of a finger. Voices’ mobile application, or ‘app’ as they are commonly called, is fundamentally changing how audio and video producers search for, audition and hire professional voice over talent.

Voice Over Industry Grows to USD $12.3 Billion in 2010

NEW YORK, N.Y. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — A new report published by Voices.com reveals that the voice and speech industry continues to grow and is currently valued at $12.3 Billion USD. The 2010 Report on the Voice Over Industry is published, highlighting three growing fields in the entertainment industry; audiobooks, mobile gaming and podcasting.

Voices.com Grows by 534 percent, Ranks on the PROFIT HOT 50

TORONTO, Canada (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Voices.com, one of North America’s fastest growing Internet brands and digital media companies, is pleased to announce that in PROFIT Magazine’s ’10th Annual PROFIT HOT 50,’ Voices.com has been recognized as Canada’s #20 Emerging Growth Company.

North Plains Systems’ TeleScope Recognized by KMWorld as One of the Year’s ‘Trend-Setting Products’

TORONTO, Ontario (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — North Plains Systems Inc., the world’s leading provider of digital asset management (DAM) and rich media asset management (MAM) software solutions, today announced that KMWorld has named North Plains’ TeleScope™ as one of the magazine’s ‘Trend-Setting Products’ of 2009. TeleScope was selected for its unique ability to help organizations create, manage, distribute, repurpose and monetize their digital assets.

Entertainment Publisher Neotrope Make Their First Appearance on the Inc. 5000

TORRANCE, Calif., Aug. 12, 2009 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Neotrope®, a leading brand identity, content publisher, public relations, SEO, and entertainment technology company, today announced its first appearance on Inc. Magazine’s Inc. 5000 list, which ranks the top 5,000 fastest-growing private U.S. companies. Between 2005 and 2008, Neotrope achieved a modest 22.5 percent growth rate with less than 5 full-time employees. Neotrope’s 2009 Inc. 5000 ranking further enhances the company’s long standing reputation for excellence and customer service.

North Plains’ Next Generation TeleScope Video Manager Unleashes the Power of Video

TORONTO, Ont. and NEW YORK, N.Y. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — North Plains Systems, Inc., the leading provider of digital asset management (DAM) and media asset management (MAM) software solutions, today unveiled the latest version of its award-winning TeleScope Video Manager. The solution addresses the unrelenting demand for new content for both corporate marketing departments and broadcast, media, & entertainment (BM&E) companies.

North Plains Systems to Showcase Latest Technologies at Henry Stewart New York

TORONTO, Ontario, and NEW YORK, N.Y. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — North Plains Systems, the leading provider of digital asset management (DAM) and media asset management (MAM) software solutions, today announced the company’s participation in the Henry Stewart Digital Asset Management New York Show, June 1-2 at the Hilton. As the industry technology leader, North Plains is set to unveil two new products that enable production-level video management and customizable workflow generation and reporting.

DashBook 3.0 Empowers Publishers and Revolutionizes the Industry

HOUSTON, Texas, May 14 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — After a successful year on the market, adding user-friendly product components that dramatically improve front and back office operations for publishers of books and ebooks, today Financial Softworks, LLC, announced the release of DashBook 3.0 – with new features and functions designed to handle sales tracking and complex royalties for the music industry.

North Plains Systems Expands Global Digital Asset Management Partnership Program

LONDON, U.K. and TORONTO, Canada (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — North Plains Systems, Inc., the world’s leading provider of digital asset management (DAM) and video asset management (VAM) software solutions, today announced ambitious plans to expand its global channel of strategic partners over the coming months. Due to the increased demand of its TeleScope™ digital asset management platform, North Plains will significantly grow its European base of technology partners.

Burgess’s Conduct Not the Norm for Athletes

NEW YORK, N.Y., Dec. 1 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Peter Grandich, managing member of Trinity Financial, Sports & Entertainment Management Company, is on a mission to promote the good things that professional athletes do. In the wake of the Plaxico Burress incident which led the NY Giants wide receiver to surrender to police this morning, Grandich is pounding the pavement to remind people that although Burress’s conduct may be getting headlines, it’s not representative of how most professional athletes live.

the testing group Formed by Merger of QA Industry Pioneers Intellikey Labs and Direct QC

LOS ANGELES, Calif., Oct. 3 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Quality Assurance industry leaders Intellikey Labs and Direct QC have merged their operations to create the testing group, inc., a leading-edge testing facility serving the digital content and commerce marketplace. This merger is the first of several strategic initiatives that the testing group plans to take to accelerate mass acceptance of break-through consumer technologies. The announcement was made by Lauren K. Evers and James Richardson.

ActionBacks Releases HD Animated Clouds, Water and Fire

RACINE, Wis., June 6 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Suite Imagery, LLC has announced the completion and release of three new royalty free animation volumes in the Nature’s Motion series. The new volumes, Nature’s Motion 5, 6 and 7, each contain 20 new animations in full HD resolution. These animations serve as professional looping motion backgrounds useful in all levels of video and multimedia production.