SOURCE: ValCom, Inc.

April 29, 2010 10:06 ET

ValCom, Inc. Launches My Family TV in Tampa Bay Market

CLEARWATER, FL--(Marketwire - April 29, 2010) -  ValCom, Inc. (OTCBB: VLCO) and its My Family TV broadcast network subsidiary today announced that they have launched the My Family TV network on Tampa, FL based WTAM-TV 30, that serves the Tampa Bay market. 

WTAM recently completed its conversion to digital broadcasting. The station is taking advantage of new digital technology and is now broadcasting 4 channels of programming. My Family TV programming is now seen 24 hours a day on WTAM's primary channel (30.1). WTAM-TV 30 is owned by Lotus Communications Corporation, which owns 2 additional television stations and 27 radio stations.

My Family TV's programming consists of 24 hours a day of family friendly entertainment. Each week, My Family TV runs blocks of movies, situation comedies, lifestyle, outdoor/recreation and children's programming. The network provides viewers with a clearly branded source for family content while delivering key demographics to advertisers via its strategic programming blocks.

"We're thrilled to make My Family TV available to people in the community where we live and work and that My Family TV now has over 80 affiliates across the county," said Vince Vellardita, President and CEO of ValCom. "Being seen in the Tampa Bay market has been a priority project for the My Family TV team. People in the Tampa Bay area can now view a local station and a locally based television network where they can watch great family programming at any time of the day."

My Family TV will be working closely with WTAM-TV 30 to create local awareness of WTAM and My Family TV with the goal of building a loyal viewer base. According to Nielsen Media, the Tampa Bay area is the 14th largest television market with over 1.8 million homes in the region. 

About ValCom, Inc.
Based in Clearwater, FL, ValCom, Inc. is a diversified, fully integrated, independent entertainment company that has been in operation since 1983. ValCom, Inc., through its operating divisions and subsidiaries, creates and operates full service facilities that accommodate film, television and commercial productions with its four divisions comprised of studio and rental, television and film, television broadcasting, and live theatre. ValCom's client list consists of all of the majors such as MGM, Paramount Pictures, Warner Bros, Disney, CBS, Sony, NBC, Phantom of the Opera, HSN, and more. For more information, please visit the company's website at www.valcom.tv.

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