SOURCE: Instant Media

June 22, 2006 08:00 ET

Instant Media Appoints Bryan Glickman as SVP of Content

Former Edmunds.com and CNET Executive Brings 10 Years of Broadcast and Online Media Production Experience to Internet HD TV Company

PALO ALTO, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- June 22, 2006 -- Instant Media (I'M), a privately-held technology company pioneering Internet TV, today announced the appointment of Bryan Glickman as Senior Vice President of Content. Glickman's responsibility at I'M is to develop partnerships with key content providers for distribution on I'M's high-definition video platform.

"Bryan brings significant expertise to Instant Media with deep experience in broadband video," said Instant Media CEO, Andy Leak. "Bryan will be instrumental in building partnerships with top-tier content providers, enabling I'M to continue building its premium content offerings, and serving them to our nearly 200,000 subscribers."

A 10-year Internet industry veteran, Glickman comes to I'M from Edmunds.com, where he led the site's video and interactive programs. Prior to Edmunds, Glickman was Vice President of Broadcast and Broadband at CNET Networks where he was responsible for launching the CNET broadband and webcasting initiatives.

"I am thrilled to join a company that is on the cutting edge of developing a next-generation distribution platform for HD content over the Internet," said Glickman. "I'M's high-definition video caching technology provides users with an unbelievable viewing experience that will soon be mainstream in millions of households. I've spent my career building world-class content with leading Internet brands. I'M feels like 'home' to me, and I'm excited about building strong partnerships with premier content providers."

Glickman currently serves on the Broadband Committee of the Internet Advertising Bureau (IAB) and the Online Publishers Association (OPA). He will report to I'M's CEO, Andy Leak.

About Instant Media

Instant Media (I'M) is a technology company whose patent-pending software delivers HD quality, full screen video over Broadband Internet connections. The company's caching technology manages delivery of high definition media files and provides an automated disk management capability. I'M currently boasts an installed base of nearly 200,000 users, with more than 450 channels of content from top media companies such as CBS, NBC, ABC, PBS, and BBC, with top-tier advertisers including Chrysler, FedEx, and GE. I'M strives to create the best video platform for consumers, advertisers and content providers. For more information, visit www.im.com.

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