CALGARY, AB--(Marketwired - November 23, 2016) - ePlay Digital Inc. (the "Company") (CSE: EPY) announces that Trevor Doerksen has joined the board of directors and become CEO/President of e-Play Digital. Mr. Doerksen is the President of Mobovivo Inc. that is currently in the process of amalgamation with the Company, with completion of that transaction set for December, 2016. Trevor has been at the intersection of media and technology for 20 years. Trevor has produced snowboarding films and was the executive producer of a national science television series. He was recently named one of the Top 20 Thinkers in Social TV and Second Screen.
"Sports networks, sports teams, venues, and brands require turn-key solutions to engage and measure audiences," says Trevor Doerksen. "It's thrilling to bring Mobovivo and ePlay together to help create the next generation of TV which includes social, eSports, mobile engagement, augmented reality, gamification, live streaming, and broadcast TV."
Mobovivo solutions enable broadcasters and producers to market and distribute TV and films. The company's StayTuned Platform helps producers stay tuned to audiences to ensure they don't lose their audiences to email, Facebook and games. Mobovivo's platform 'gamifies' viewing and connects deeply to the cast, characters and story. Deloitte, PWC, and TechRev selected Mobovivo as one of the Top 10 Technology companies to watch. MIPTV named Mobovivo to its Top 10 TV Disrupter.
Mobovivo has delivered award winning interactive solutions for Sony, The Academy Awards, Cineplex, CBS, ESPN, FIFA World Cup, Intel, Time Warner Cable Sportsnet, CPAC, AXS TV, Globo TV, and others.
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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