Destiny Media Announces Q1 Results

Net Income Strengthens Over Prior Year

VANCOUVER, Jan. 15, 2013 /CNW/ - Destiny Media Technologies (TSXV: DSY) (OTCBB: DSNY) is pleased to announce Q1 results which cover the period September 1 - November 30th, 2012. Total revenue of $1,063,867 was up 13% from the prior quarter reflecting the seasonality of the Play MPE® media delivery service but down 5% from the prior year due in part to unfavorable exchange rates and slightly reduced record label activity in North America. Net income increased to $160,050 from $12,555 in 2012 as litigation costs were virtually eliminated. Total expenses of $859,483 were down 23% from the prior year, reflecting a 60% decline in G&A expenditures.

2012 2011
$ $
Service revenue 1,063,867 1,124,617
Operating expenses
General and administrative 191,257 477,878
Sales and marketing 240,218 198,873
Research and development 400,352 418,114
Depreciation and amortization 27,656 14,375
859,483 1,109,240
Income from operations 204,384 15,377
Other income (expenses)
Interest income 20,666 2,812
Interest and other expense - (634)
Income before provision for income taxes 225,050 17,555
Deferred income tax recovery (expense) (65,000) (5,000)
Net income 160,050 12,555
Other comprehensive income (loss), net of tax    
Foreign currency translation adjustments (5,516) (54,606)
Other comprehensive income (loss)  154,534 (42,051)
Net income per common share, basic and diluted 0.00 0.00


About Destiny Media Technologies, Inc.
Universal, EMI, Warner, Sony and one thousand other labels use Destiny's secure distribution service to deliver most of their pre-release music to radio, online retail, DJ's, sports stadiums, journalists and VIP. Destiny's instant play streaming includes internet radio, internet TV, online surveys and new cloud and mobile offerings. Patents include watermarking, peer to peer locking and pending cross platform playerless streaming video.

Media Contact:
Fred Vandenberg
CFO Destiny Media Technologies, Inc.
604 609 7736 x236