CALGARY, AB--(Marketwired - November 24, 2016) - ePlay Digital Inc. (the "Company") (CSE: EPY) (CSE: EPY.CN) (CNSX: EPY) (FRANKFURT: 2NY1) announces that Mrs. Lynne Kellner has joined the Board of Directors of ePlay Digital bringing her decades of experience in production and media to the ePlay board. Lynne Kellner has over 40 years of television production and management experience and has held positions that include Television Producer, Director, and Executive Producer for CBC-TV Sports. In 1989 she became the Winnipeg Production Manager for the launch of CBC Newsworld (now CBC News Network) followed by a move to Calgary in 1992 to become Production Manager for CBC Newsworld's Calgary Production Centre.
Lynne spent 31 years with the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, and 25 of those years were dedicated to working in Network TV Sports. Lynne was Canada's first female Television Sports Producer, producing programs not only in Canada but the US, Europe and Japan. Some of her assignments included: Isolation-director for Hockey Night in Canada, Producer for CBC's National Curling coverage, 1976 Olympics 1976 Montreal, 1984 Los Angeles, and 1996 Atlanta, Executive Producer for two Western Canada Games projects. Other assignments included CFL football, horse-racing, swimming, racquetball, as well as darts.
Lynne Kellner remarked, "Broadcast TV and sports, like never before, needs to engage and grow audiences -- millennials and women are particularly difficult to engage. We know sponsors want to go beyond the 30-second TV ad or logo in the stadium and ePlay offers the technology, expertise and platform to deliver unique audience engagement."
The Company also announces that it has launched its new corporate website under the domain name, www.eplaydigital.com in keeping with the Company's new business direction in multi-platform sports and social gaming networks. Investors and shareholders can sign up for press release distribution as well as obtaining summary and detailed information on the Company's business model.
Further details are available under the Company's profile on SEDAR at www.sedar.com and the Company's profile on the CSE's website at www.cnsx.ca
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