Destiny Media Closes Private Placement to Directors
Destiny Media Technologies (TSXV: DSY) (OTCQX: DSNY) announces that it has closed its private placement to its directors for 128,701 shares of common stock at USD $0.96 per share for gross proceeds of USD $123,553.
The shares sold pursuant to the private placement may only be resold pursuant to Regulation S of the U.S. Securities Act, an effective registration statement under the U.S. Securities Act or pursuant to an another exemption from registration of the U.S. Securities Act. Under Canadian securities laws, the shares are subject to restrictions on transfer until October 14, 2014.
As members of the board of directors subscribed for all of the shares under the private placement, the issuance of the shares is considered a related party transaction subject to TSX Venture Exchange Policy 5.9 and Multilateral Instrument 61-101. Destiny Media is relying on exemptions from the formal valuation and minority shareholder approval requirements provided under sections 5.5(a) and 5.7(a) of Multilateral Instrument 61-101 on the basis that participation in the private placement by insiders did not exceed 25% of the fair market value of Destiny Media's market capitalization
Proceeds from the private placement will be used for general working capital purposes.
On Behalf of the Board of Directors
Destiny Media Technologies provides services that enable content owners to securely display and distribute their audio and video content digitally through the internet. The Company's two major services are Clipstream and Play MPE®. Clipstream (www.clipstream.com) is a video format that plays on any modern smart phone, tablet, internet, TV, or computer. With Clipstream, there is no player to configure or install, videos never go obsolete, and there are up to 90% cost savings by reducing the use of transcoding, infrastructure and bandwidth. Play MPE (www.plaympe.com) provides a standardized method to securely and cost effectively distribute pre-release music to radio stations and other music industry professionals, before it is ready for sale. More information can be found at www.dsny.com.
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CEO Destiny Media Technologies, Inc.
604 609 7736 x222
Three Part Advisors
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