Destiny Media Technologies Announces Video Greetings for American Armed Forces Personnel
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Dec 17, 2002 - Destiny Media Technologies (OTCBB:DSNY)(Berlin:DME;935 410) is pleased to announce that it is sponsoring The Christmas Wish (http://www.thechristmaswish.com) which enables families to send a video greeting to loved ones serving the armed forces abroad.
Videos are encoded using Clipstream™ Video Email technology. Other sponsors of the project include : ABC affiliate KATU in Portland Oregon, Videoworks.TV and Creative Media Consulting, LLC.
Anton Bernhardt of Creative Media comments, "We're dedicated to bringing families and loved ones of our Armed Forces personnel together for Christmas. We wish to provide those families the opportunity to send their Christmas Wish as a video greeting to their fathers, mothers, sons and daughters and loved ones at no cost using new Clipstream™ Internet streaming video technology.
"Creative Media will provide video equipment, technology and personnel to record and encode the video, coordinate, plan, and implement the event. Destiny's innovative Clipstream™ technology enables us to stream hundreds of videos to thousands of users from a single website."
Creative Media Consulting will record a short video message from the families to their loved ones. These video messages will be securely encoded for electronic delivery and sent as video email to, or made available for retrieval by, those service personnel during the holiday season.
Destiny Business Development account representative, Steve McKay, speaks to the value of the project, "I'm pleased Clipstream™ can serve a bigger cause by bringing some unexpected Christmas cheer to the families of armed forces personnel who are not able to physically be with their families at this special time of year."
Destiny Media Technologies, Inc. (http://www.dsny.com) is a leader in developing easy-to-use tools for distributing digital media through the Internet. The company's suite of streaming and downloadable products includes: Clipstream™, Destiny Media Player™, Radio Destiny™, Pirate Radio™ and MPE™. Established in 1991, the operating subsidiary, Destiny Software Productions, Inc. is headquartered in Vancouver, Canada.
For more information contact:
|Destiny Media Technologies, Inc.|
President & CEO
Destiny Media Technologies, Inc.
604-609-7736 ext. 222
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