SOURCE: Collectible Concepts

January 08, 2007 10:35 ET

Collectible Concepts to Boost Licensed Sports Merchandise With Wi-Fi TV Station

Licensed Major Team Collectibles Will Be Showcased on Social Internet TV™ Station

DOYLESTOWN, PA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- January 8, 2007 -- Collectible Concepts Group (OTCBB: CCNG) jointly announced with Wi-Fi TV™ Inc. (PINKSHEETS: WTVI) today that its upcoming Internet TV station will appear in multiple Wi-Fi TV categories, including Sports, Basketball, Football, Baseball, Hockey and Shopping.

"Our entire sports-related Collectible Concepts product line is of great interest to the Internet generation. We are the first company that makes licensed products representing all major sports genres to create our own Internet TV station. Collectible Concepts is exclusively distributing our channel on the Wi-Fi TV platform to ensure that there is live chat, integration with a shopping cart, and placement where breaking news appears about sports topics in several different categories," said Paul Lipschutz, Chairman, Collectible Concepts Group, Inc.

"Wi-Fi TV believes there will be a great synergy between promotion of Collectible Concepts product sales and relevant sports content on the Wi-Fi TV web site. With free memberships now instantly available to anyone with a valid email address, and visits from Internet users in over 190 countries, we look forward to working with Collectible Concepts to get their products in front of the largest possible audience," said Alex Kanakaris, Chairman, Wi-Fi TV Inc.

"We believe there will be multiple opportunities to highlight Collectible Concepts throughout www.Wi-FiTV.com," Mr. Kanakaris added.

About Wi-Fi TV Inc.

Wi-Fi TV Inc. provides a new generation TV delivery platform that has a geographic sphere out-distancing any traditional cable or over-the-air TV broadcaster. Wi-Fi TV memberships are free at www.Wi-FiTV.com

About Collectible Concepts Group

Collectible Concepts Group, Inc. develops and markets unique licensed sports and entertainment collectible merchandise for specialty, mass retail and online distribution. Nationally recognized in direct response marketing, replica design, mass-market distribution and e-commerce marketing, Collectible Concepts and its products are renowned both for quality and authenticity. Licenses include over 25 colleges and universities, including: The National Basketball Association (NBA), The National Hockey League (NHL), Arena Football, and others. For more information, visit: www.collectibleconcepts.com or www.otcfn.com/ccgi.

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Contact Information

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    Rick McCaffrey
    Investor Relations for Collectible Concepts Group
    OTC Financial Network
    781-444-6100 x625
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