2009 Broadband Video Leadership Evening: Building the Road to Profitability

VideoNuze Brings Together Top Executives from Comcast, Disney/ABC, Move Networks, MTV Networks and VivaKi to Discuss Future of Broadband Video and Monetization Models

Event to Take Place at Hudson Theatre in NYC on March 17 from 6:00pm-9:00pm

NEWTON, Ma. & NEW YORK – VideoNuze, the leading online publication for the broadband video industry, announced that it will be hosting the “2009 Broadband Video Leadership Evening” at the historic Hudson Theater in New York City on March 17th from 6:00-9:00pm. The event coincides with surging broadband video consumption and mounting industry disruption.

Recently, ComScore reported 13% month-over-month growth to a record 14.3 billion videos viewed in December 2008. As such, VideoNuze is bringing together top digital media and online advertising executives to discuss the implications of the shifting video landscape, evaluate different monetization models and address key industry challenges.

Distinguished speakers for the panel discussion include:

* Albert Cheng, EVP, Digital Media, Disney/ABC Television Group
* Greg Clayman, EVP, Digital Distribution & Business Development, MTV Networks
* Karin Gilford, SVP, Fancast and Online Entertainment, Comcast Interactive Media
* Curt Hecht, President, VivaKi (Publicis Groupe)
* Tom Morgan, Chief Strategy Officer, Move Networks

The evening will begin with a “VideoSchmooze” networking reception from 6:00pm – 7:30pm, where attendees can meet and exchange ideas with top executives from the broadband video industry. The panel discussion will commence at 7:30pm and will be moderated by VideoNuze editor and publisher Will Richmond.

“It’s a real privilege to have these executives, who are on the front lines of driving the broadband video evolution, share their unique insights and varying perspectives on the market’s growth and future direction,” Will Richmond said. “Broadband video continues to be the most important strategic opportunity in the video landscape today. Attendees are certain to take away valuable lessons about what they can do now to benefit from broadband’s significant reach & impact.”

For more complete information about the leadership evening, please visit www.nyc.videonuze.com. To RSVP, please email Evan Goldberg at [email protected].

What: 2009 Broadband Video Leadership Evening

When: Tuesday, March 17, 2009; 6:00-9:00pm

Where: Hudson Theatre; 145 W 44th St New York, NY 10036 Get directions

About VideoNuze

VideoNuze is the leading online publication for the broadband video industry, providing analysis and news updates. Published each business day, it provides essential data and insight for the large and growing audience of broadband video executives. VideoNuze is edited and published by Will Richmond, a 20-year veteran of the cable TV, content and technology industries. www.videonuze.com.