SOURCE: Interface Media Group, Inc.

Interface Media Group, Inc.

September 21, 2009 19:42 ET

IMG Acquires Alexandria Productions, Expands Original Production Division

WASHINGTON, DC--(Marketwire - September 21, 2009) - Interface Media Group, Inc. (IMG), Washington, DC's premier production and post-production company, has acquired Virginia based Alexandria Productions, Inc. Alexandria Founder and President Joel Westbrook is joining the company as IMG's Executive Producer, overseeing original production, co-production and multi-platform projects.

Founded in 1995, Alexandria produced hundreds of hours of nonfiction programming for NBC, PBS, Discovery, TLC, National Geographic, TBS and many other domestic and international broadcasters.

Prior to founding Alexandria Productions, Westbrook was Sr. VP & Executive Producer of Time Life Television & Video and prior to that Executive VP of Turner Productions. Westbrook has earned virtually every production and production management credit in the business and is a veteran of hundreds of hours of programming. His productions have won numerous awards including a Primetime Emmy.

IMG President Jeff Weingarten says, "Joel Westbrook brings a breadth and depth of creative experience to our established production capabilities. Having Joel as part of our team makes us more valuable as a co-production partner as well as a developer of original content. This acquisition positions us to be more involved, working with our clients' projects earlier in the process, increasing our contribution to their successes."

Westbrook adds, "The future of electronic storytelling is in developing and producing multi-platform projects where information and entertainment can be widely disseminated for greatest artistic and financial impact. IMG has the talented team and technical capabilities necessary to realize a variety of projects for TV and other media. I have been an IMG client for years and I'm very excited about becoming part of this dynamic company."

Interface Media Group (IMG) is the premier Mid Atlantic creative media company. Operating in a 360° production environment IMG develops, creates and manages all aspects of media, across all platforms and in all mediums. In business for over 32 years IMG has earned numerous awards as well as a reputation for a commitment to fostering and presenting the highest-quality strategy, creative, and technologies. Located in downtown DC, IMG services include: script to screen creative development; and studio production and transmission services; creative editorial; high definition editing and compositing; design, graphics and animation; sound design and audio production; high definition color enhancement; duplication and distribution; website creative design and development; streaming and webcasting.

For more information visit: http://www.interfacemedia.com/

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