SOURCE: MeeVee

January 08, 2008 09:00 ET

MeeVee Partners With MTV Networks to Distribute Content From COMEDY CENTRAL, MTV, Nickelodeon, VH1, CMT, Logo, The N, Spike TV, AtomFilms and GameTrailers

Leading Guide and Content Distributor for TV and Online Video Is Among Select Group of Partners to Showcase MTV Networks' Popular Video Content

BURLINGAME, CA--(Marketwire - January 8, 2008) - MeeVee (www.meevee.com), provider of the only video guide that helps consumers discover what to watch both online and on TV, today announces a content syndication partnership with MTV Networks to deliver a vast library of short and long-form video content from MTV Networks' popular music, kids and family, comedy and pop-culture brands. MeeVee will be among a select group of online partners to distribute MTV Networks' premium content.

This strategic partnership with MTVN will enable MeeVee to enhance their content offerings, create a collaborative environment to engage users, co-market content and expand MeeVee's programming line-up. MeeVee will feature individual channels for each participating MTVN brand, streaming ad-supported video clips free to the consumer and enable users to embed MTVN clips on their own blogs, social networking pages or websites.

"Our goal is to deliver the most entertaining, high quality, and engaging content so that our users will continue coming back for more," said Michael Raneri, CEO of MeeVee. "Throughout the past three decades, MTV Networks has been producing riveting, trend-setting shows that appeal to MeeVee's demographic and will continue to help strengthen our reputation and brand as the leader in online content distribution."

"We're excited to partner with MeeVee, a company that values our content and has proven its ability to create a deep and engaging viewing experience," said Greg Clayman, executive vice president, digital distribution and business development, MTVN. "By partnering with MeeVee, we're giving our audiences even more opportunities to interact with our content and each other online, while increasing engagement with our brands and driving viewership back to our core linear channels and Web properties.

Beginning in the coming weeks, MeeVee users will be able to enjoy video from COMEDY CENTRAL, MTV, Nickelodeon, VH1, CMT, Logo, The N, Spike TV, AtomFilms and GameTrailers, including show clips from COMEDY CENTRAL's Emmy and Peabody-Award winning "The Daily Show with Jon Stewart," MTV's "The Hills," Nickelodeon's "iCarly," "VH1's "The Salt-N-Pepa Show," and much more.

About MeeVee

MeeVee Inc. is the only online video guide that helps television viewers and video enthusiasts discover what to watch both online and on TV. Using unique personalization capabilities, MeeVee finds television shows, on-demand programming and web video based on consumers' interests. Its community and editorial features help users discover what's new and hot on TV and online. MeeVee also syndicates and licenses its TV and video search and personalization service to leading newspaper portals, content providers and cable operators. For more information, please visit www.meevee.com.

About MTV Networks

MTV Networks, a unit of Viacom (NYSE: VIA) (NYSE: VIA.B), is one of the world's leading creators of programming and content across all media platforms. MTV Networks, with more than 145 channels worldwide, owns and operates the following television programming services -- MTV: MUSIC TELEVISION, MTV2, VH1, mtvU, NICKELODEON, NICK at NITE, COMEDY CENTRAL, TV LAND, SPIKE TV, CMT, NOGGIN, THE N, VH1 CLASSIC, MTVN INTERNATIONAL and THE DIGITAL SUITE FROM MTV NETWORKS, a package of 13 digital services, all of these networks trademarks of MTV Networks. MTV Networks connects with its audiences through its robust consumer products businesses and its more than 300 interactive properties worldwide, including online, broadband, wireless and interactive television services and also has licensing agreements, joint ventures, and syndication deals whereby all of its programming services can be seen worldwide.

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