SOURCE: Network Foundation Technologies

March 21, 2007 06:30 ET

FMQB and Network Foundation Technologies Form Partnership

LOS ANGELES, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- March 21, 2007 --FMQB (Friday Morning Quarterback), the premier marketing, promotion and production company serving a vast array of music industry professionals, recording artists and radio broadcasters, and Network Foundation Technologies, LLC (NFT), a world leader in the development and commercialization of online distributed broadcast technologies, announced a partnership today. In this new alliance both companies will utilize their combined resources to expand the online presence of music and radio industry clients via live broadcasts of industry events such as album world premieres of leading artists, major announcements, customized content and special events.

FMQB CEO Fred Deane commented, "We are thrilled to enter into this association with one of the foremost firms in the emerging field of distributed online broadcasting. Content on the Internet is all about creation, control, revenue generating and cost management. There is no company that secures these essentials in a fully customizable manner more expertly than NFT. As the music and radio industries migrate increasingly more content and branding to the digital world, I am certain they will recognize the importance of NFT's brandable video player and take full advantage of the ingenuity behind NFT technology."

NFT President & co-founder Marcus Morton remarked, "The music and radio industries are in the process of modernizing their respective models and evolving their digital presence. NFT is honored to partner with one of the music industry's driving forces in order to showcase how NFT's technology can help record labels and radio clients maximize their digital objectives. FMQB is a recognized leader in its field and has set industry standards regarding the synergy between core business and new media initiatives. Together, our plan is to help revolutionize the industry."

About FMQB (Friday Morning Quarterback)

For nearly four decades FMQB has flourished at a high level in the competitive music and radio broadcast industries and is consistently recognized as a leader and innovator in its field. Today's FMQB is a multi-media marketing, promotion, publishing and production company. FMQB's vast list of clients includes all major record companies, independent labels, label executives, recording artists, artist management firms and radio broadcasters. FMQB offers a wide array of services including new-media and electronic marketing and advertising, strategic marketing, promotion and management consultation. Major recording artists FMQB has recently worked with include: Akon, Avril LaVigne, Beyonce, Bon Jovi, Bonnie Raitt, Christina Aguilera, Ciara, Coldplay, Fall Out Boy, godsmack, Hilary Duff, Joss Stone, Justin Timberlake, KoRn, Linkin Park, Nickelback, Panic At The Disco, P!NK, Red Hot Chili Peppers and Rhianna.

For the full experience visit us at www.fmqb.com.

About Network Foundation Technologies (NFT)

NFT was founded in 2001 by Marcus Morton (former VP of EMI Records) and Dr. Mike O'Neal (former Chair of the Computer Science Program at Louisiana Tech University). NFT's core technology aims to dramatically reduce the costs associated with the online broadcasting of live and pre-recorded content via a patented distributed broadcast system. NFT's technology effectively addresses the issue of guaranteeing a specific quality of service to end-users regardless of the turnover that continually occurs in a network. For more information visit the NFT website at www.nft-tv.com.

Contact Information

  • Contact Information:
    Jay Bowen
    Director, Sales & Marketing
    Network Foundation Technologies, LLC
    2031 Kings Hwy., Suite 102
    Shreveport, Louisiana 71103
    jay@nft-tv.com
    Phone: 318.213.0190, Ext.1220
    Fax: 866.297.9630