SOURCE: Godfather Media Inc.

January 31, 2012 16:35 ET

Godfather Media Announces the Acquisition of a Professional Baseball Team

MISSION VIEJO, CA--(Marketwire - Jan 31, 2012) - Godfather Media, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: GFMD) today announced that it has acquired 100% of the assets of Arizona-based independent minor league baseball team Yuma Scorpions.

The Yuma Scorpions are a professional independent minor league baseball team located in Yuma, Arizona. The Scorpions are one of nine teams currently playing in the North American Baseball League. The 2012 season is the seventh year of operations for the Scorpions who play at Desert Sun Stadium which is a ballpark in Yuma, Arizona that seats 10,500 fans. During the 2011 season the Scorpions named Jose Canseco has the team manager along with his brother Ozzie Canseco as the hitting/bench coach. The Scorpions have averaged over the past 6 seasons approximately $500,000 annually in revenues and have been owned and operated by the League's parent company Diamond Sports and Entertainment, Inc.

Godfather Media, Inc. CEO Michael Cummings stated, "This is the start to our new business strategy and our goal is to continue to grow rapidly through strategic acquisitions, such as the Yuma Scorpions. With this acquisition, we've achieved a significant milestone and I look forward to our continued success. We have acquired an asset, which I believe will yield a significant return to our shareholders."

Pursuant to terms of the agreement, Godfather Media, Inc. acquired 100% of the assets of Arizona-based independent minor league baseball team Yuma Scorpions, the right of first refusal to the operating territories of Henderson, NV, San Luis Obispo, CA, San Diego, CA and Riverside, CA for the next 3 years for (i) 5 million in Godfather Media, Inc. restricted common stock. The Yuma Scorpions will continue to operate as a wholly owned subsidiary of Godfather Media, Inc.

About Godfather Media, Inc.

Godfather Media, Inc. is an American holding company headquartered in Mission Viejo, California, United States, that will take ownership with minor or 100% interest in a number of subsidiary companies. Godfather Media's ("GFMD") portfolio will be comprised primarily of long-term investments in small to medium market companies using cash, preferred/common stock and other equity interests. Our targeted investment will typically range between $500 thousand and $5 million, although this investment size may vary proportionately as the size of our capital base changes.

The Company's principal focus is to invest in growth opportunities in sports, entertainment, and mobile and social media industries. Godfather Media generally seeks to target companies that generate free cash flow, have experienced management teams and possess strong competitive positions within their respective industries.

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