SOURCE: Earthworks Entertainment Inc.

June 23, 2009 11:43 ET

Earthworks Entertainment's Z-Force Enterprises Launches Multi-Level Marketing Campaign

ADDISON, TX--(Marketwire - June 23, 2009) - Earthworks Entertainment Inc. (PINKSHEETS: EWKS) announced today that its subsidiary Z-Force Enterprises, LLC has launched its multi-level marketing campaign with Animation Development Company.

Steven E. Humphries, CEO of Earthworks Entertainment, said, "We are pleased to announce that we have begun the implementation of our multi-level marketing campaign, which will utilize print, television and new media for the launch of Z-Force."

Peter Keefe, who is heading up the marketing launch as well as the production of Z-Force, commented, "The campaign launch is part of a unique new strategic marketing strategy that was created with Ira Warren's Animation Development Company (www.animationdc.com) that is underwriting the campaign (see 6/16/09 Press Release). Our introduction into the market commences with the full-page back cover of the June/July edition of Animation Magazine that is widely read by entertainment and licensing industry decision makers."

Cartoon licensing is a multi-billion dollar business that includes Power Rangers, Hannah Montana, Transformers, Iron Man, Spider-Man, Hulk, Harry Potter, etc. The Z-Force property offers some of the same opportunities as the biggest cartoon properties of the past decade, namely Pokemon, Ninja Turtles, Yu-gi-oh, etc. The company will be producing Z-Force animated DVDs and merchandise to be sold via a direct response television campaign in the 4th quarter this year.

Ira Warren of Animation Development Company said, "The ad in Animation Magazine is our first step in a series of print ads, TV commercials, etc. to launch the incredible Z-Force product."

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