SOURCE: The NewsMarket

November 01, 2006 07:29 ET

PricewaterhouseCoopers' Broadcast-Standard Video Now Available Online for Media Outlets

NEW YORK, NY -- (MARKET WIRE) -- November 1, 2006 -- Journalists seeking broadcast-standard video from PricewaterhouseCoopers can now download video digitally and instantly from PwC's own BroadcastRoom section of its Global Press Room on its website www.pwc.com.

PricewaterhouseCoopers (www.pwc.com) is a leading professional services firm providing industry-focused assurance, tax and advisory services. The content the firm has made available to the news media includes:

--  Raw stock video of its global location exteriors and
    teams at work
--  Expert video sound bites around major reports and global
    trends that PwC tracks, ranging from economic & business prospects to
    healthcare systems
--  Video around the Academy Awards, of which PwC is the
    official ballot supervisor
    
Demand from broadcast media and online news outlets for third party video content has been steadily growing, as broadband penetration across the globe has accelerated. PwC will now be enabling news organizations to source and acquire broadcast-standard and streaming quality video easily and on-demand from its website.

"PricewaterhouseCoopers has a tremendous wealth of content from its experts on many topics that journalists around the world are covering. By making this video easily accessible, PwC is catering to the demands of the changed media landscape we operate in now," said Shoba Purushothaman, CEO and Co-founder of The NewsMarket.

Using the global digital video platform provided by The NewsMarket, the media's online source for video, journalists can search, preview and download media assets in minutes from www.thenewsmarket.com/PWC. The video content is also available to journalists registered on www.thenewsmarket.com. Journalists interested in the broader business services category can also register for industry-specific email alerts about new uploaded content.

About The NewsMarket

The NewsMarket is the media's online source for video. Journalists from 9,000 media outlets in 144 countries rely on www.thenewsmarket.com to search, preview and download broadcast-standard video for their news stories. The NewsMarket is used by journalists at outlets such as the AP, BBC, BusinessWeek.com, CNN, Forbes.com, Fox News, N24, Nippon TV, NYTimes.com, RAI, TVE, ZDF, and Zee News. Organizations such as adidas, AOL, the American Red Cross, Dell, Google, GM, Intel, Microsoft, Motorola, Nokia, the US Department of State, UNICEF, Volvo, Vonage, World Bank and Yahoo! use The NewsMarket to host and deliver video content to support their global communications strategies. Headquartered in New York, The NewsMarket has operations in London, San Francisco, Munich, Singapore, Hong Kong and Mumbai. For more information, visit www.thenewsmarket.com.

About PricewaterhouseCoopers

PricewaterhouseCoopers (www.pwc.com) provides industry-focused assurance, tax and advisory services to build public trust and enhance value for its clients and their stakeholders. More than 130,000 people in 148 countries work collaboratively using Connected Thinking to develop fresh perspectives and practical advice.

Contact Information

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