LAS VEGAS, NV – February 20, 2014 -- Players Network (OTCQB: PNTV), a Digital Television, Technology and New Media company that develops, owns, and operates Branded Lifestyle Channel Destinations, announces the appointment of Tony Caporicci as Chief Technologist and Strategy Architect. Caporicci brings more than two decades of experience in content and media technologies to his new position.
Mr. Caporicci will be responsible for leading PNTV’s digital technologies and strategic integration of interactive content and delivery systems. The immediate focus will be:
-Designing and managing mobile application strategy and interfaces for “RealVegasTV,” “Vegas On Demand” and other NextGenTV destination channels in development.
-Building out Las Vegas wireless system for expanded distribution of content to Las Vegas travelers.
-Integrating Marketing Partner databases for target marketing to expand Players Network membership network and showcase both service and product offerings.
Caporicci founded InRoom.com in partnership with Cisco and Nortel to provide head-end content management and bandwidth management platforms, and was the founder of NetBooth Corporation, an early innovator of self-service, sports betting and financial machines, internet kiosks, and centralized video broadcast systems used on digital signs. Caporicci led the team that created one of the first Internet ticketing engines, and recently created the innovative technology for Score! a sports museum located in Las Vegas, that captures consumer data while enabling digital commerce.
“I have known Mark Bradley for many years and respect the trend-setting work he’s done at Players Network,” said Caporicci. “I appreciate being welcomed into this groundbreaking company and look forward to adding value to its ingenious NexGenTV platform.”
“Tony is a pioneer at creatively integrating technology into digital platforms. His dynamic view of technology as a catalyst for connecting and empowering users will definitely optimize Players Network’s strategy and mission,” said CEO Mark Bradley. Mr. Bradley continues, “As PNTV continues evolving its New Media creation into the technology space we expand both our consumer facing and business service offerings, all designed to generate top line revenue. Tony’s wide-ranging experience, knowledge, inventiveness and dedication make him the perfect addition to help advance our innovative efforts. We are extremely excited about the additional mobile application integration and enterprise revenue opportunities that Tony will create and are thrilled to have Tony join our team.”
About Players Network:
Players Network is a Television and Digital New Media Company that uses its proprietary Enterprise Web Platform to develop Branded Digital Lifestyle Networks for itself and its partners. Players Network’s current original channels, “Players Network”, “Vegas on Demand” and “Sexy Sin City TV”, focus on Las Vegas and Gaming Lifestyles. They are distributed over PNTV’s owned and operated VOD Channels on TV in over 23,000,000 homes over Comcast, its Broadband Network and Mobile Platforms, on Hulu, Google, YouTube, Blinkx and Yahoo Video, on DVD, and through worldwide television syndication. For more information please visit www.playersnetwork.com
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Source: Players Network