NAB AND TV WORLDWIDE
TEAM TO PROVIDE DYNAMIC NAB2004 WEBCAST, LIVE FROM LAS VEGAS CONVENTION CENTER
Worldwide Webcast Event to Feature News
of NAB 2004 Show at www.NABshow.com and www.tvworldwide.com
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Friday, April 16, 2004
CHANTILLY , VA. – TV Worldwide, a fast-growing web-based global video network and streaming video service provider, announced that it had again been selected by the National Association of Broadcasters to webcast NAB2004 live from the Las Vegas Convention Center , April 19-22, 11AM- 3:30PM PST via www.NABshow.com and www.tvworldwide.com .
The free webcast will feature interviews with industry leaders present for NAB2004 and selected speakers, and will also highlight the latest products, services and news in the electronic media sectors. Premier webcast sponsors include Real Networks, the official streaming format of the webcast, Limelight Networks, the official digital delivery sponsor, as well as Staco Energy, Discreet and the International Webcasting Association. Latino Entertainment & ArtsTV is the official Latino webcast sponsor and will stream interviews of top Latino celebrities and professionals in Spanish and English. Additional sponsorship opportunities are currently being negotiated.
Visitors to the live NAB2004 webcast will be able to post questions to interviewees and participate in Q&A via e-mail, providing a fully interactive forum for sharing information.
Chris Brown, NAB senior vice president, Conventions and Expositions stated, " We have had a very successful partnership with TVWorldwide.com over the last several years. They do a great job developing and streaming show-related content enabling our reach to extend beyond the walls of the convention center. The process has been virtually seamless because they are not only streaming experts but know our show and industry extremely well."
"We're pleased to work with the NAB to facilitate participation by all those in the arena of broadcasting and streaming video," commented Dave Gardy , chairman and CEO of TVWorldwide.com. "With our NABcast.com channel, we're getting a huge response to this event nationally and look forward to working with NAB as they again utilize webcasts to serve their membership and the broadcasting industry, internationally."
The event will be archived for viewing at www.NABshow.com and www.tvworldwide.com . Participants should be online by 10:45 AM , PST on April 19th. Questions can be directed to 703-961-9250, ext. 223 before and during the event.
About TV Worldwide
As a leading global Internet broadcasting and streaming media company, TV Worldwide ( www.tvworldwide.com ) is developing a network of video channels that is an affiliation of community-based Internet television stations, each underwritten by a strategic partner, "aimcasting" sm to targeted demographic audiences worldwide. TVWorldwide.com works with strategic partners to develop the latest in live and archived state-of-the art video streaming content applications. TVWorldwide.com was recently named one of the streaming video industry's "Hottest Streaming Companies” by Streaming Magazine , www.streamingmagazine.com , and CEO Dave Gardy was honored by the magazine as one of the 50 Most Influential People in Streaming Media. Mr. Gardy also currently serves as the President of the International Webcasting Assoiciation (IWA), www.webcasters.org .
About NAB 2004
NAB2004 takes place April 17-22 in Las Vegas (exhibits open April 19). It is the world's largest electronic media show covering the development, delivery and management of professional video and audio content across all mediums. Complete NAB2004 details are available at www.NABshow.com.
About the National Association of Broadcasters
The National Association of Broadcasters is a full-service trade association that promotes and protects free, over-the-air local radio and television stations' interests in Washington and around the world. NAB is the broadcaster's voice before Congress, federal agencies, and the courts. NAB also serves a growing number of associate and international broadcaster members. Information about NAB can be found at www.nab.org.