BTV-Business Television Signs Distribution Deal adding 18 mil US homes Immediate Release – Mon. Jan. 11, 2010, Vancouver, BC
BTV-Business Television is pleased to announce a distribution deal with US,
Biz Television, a cable qualifying, FCC compliant, multicast channel
offering original and business programming that reaches viewers at all
stages of life. Biz Television offers daily live original programming during
market hours and has selected the BTV-Business Television program to run
Sundays at 8pm beginning Feb14, 2010 during their international business
block. This block aims to bring the best in global business perspectives
from around the world.
With their initial soft launch over the summer in LA, Seattle and Memphis,
the formal launch of the network Biz Television is moving forward with
escalated distribution in 2010. “Biz Television is on track for great
success. We are offering a truly unique service that does not currently
exist. In today’s economy, the need for a channel whose mission is to
provide original, distinctive, high quality business programming that is
both educational and entertaining could not be clearer,” said Justin Murff,
Biz Television’s Vice President & General Manager @ www.biztelevision.com .
“This is great news for us and increases our total distribution in Canada
and the US to over 50 million homes”, said Taylor Thoen, CEO for
BTV-Business Television, “Our mandate is to continue to increase the
viewership for our weekly national show and Biz Television (with their
similar name!) aids in our endeavor to accomplish that.
Vancouver based BTV-Business Television, heading into its 13th year, is a
national half-hour weekly business program profiling emerging publicly
trading companies across Canada and the USA. With Host Taylor Thoen, BTV
features companies at their location, interviews the company’s key
executives, features their products and services, and unveils their plans
for future growth. BTV can currently be viewed weekly on BNN, CITY in
Alberta, SUN TV in ON, KVOS TV in BC and in the US on cable via America One.
For more information call BTV-Business Television: (604) 664-7401