OMT Inc.

OMT Inc.


June 01, 2005 08:00 ET

Intertain Signs Four Year Agreement with CBC-Galaxie to Deliver an Innovative Retail Radio Music Service in Canada

OTTAWA, ONTARIO and WINNIPEG, MANITOBA--(CCNMatthews - June 1, 2005) - Intertain Media Inc., a division of OMT Inc. (TSX VENTURE:OMT), today announced the signing of a 4-year exclusive agreement with CBC to offer Galaxie Music for Business content to retailers and commercial businesses in Canada.

As part of the agreement, Intertain will be responsible for sales, content delivery, and service while CBC-Galaxie will be responsible for music content, licensing, and programming. This partnership combines the strengths of both companies. Galaxie, CBC's Continuous Music Network, brings an extensive music library and considerable music programming expertise, which has successfully attracted over 4.5 million subscribers to their residential pay audio consumer music offering. Intertain brings the infrastructure and its 35 years of experience in audio delivery and service to radio and satellite broadcasters around the world.

Combining the unique Galaxie Music for Business content and programs with the flexibility of the Intertain platform delivers a true Retail Radio customized service. Clients can create their own audio environments that include music to entertain consumers and promotional messages to increase sales. Clients can choose from over 100 professionally programmed channels, have a unique channel programmed for them by Galaxie experts, or even build their own channel by accessing content through a secure Internet connection.

Alain Pineau, General Manager of Galaxie, stated, "We believe that the flexible service we jointly offer is far superior to that of traditional music service providers. The combination of our music library and programming experience with Intertain's flexible infrastructure provides a truly unique offering."

"The momentum for this new service is growing. We already have many clients who are using this new service and seeing the advantages that customization can bring, especially for multi-location businesses. We are continuing to pursue best of breed distribution partners in Canada and strategic content partners like Galaxie to offer this service worldwide," added Scott Farr, President and CEO of Intertain Media Inc.

Commercial enterprises interested in enriching their customers' store experience through professionally sounding, customized in-store music programming can contact Intertain at 1-877-488-8624 or

About Intertain

Intertain Media Inc. is a division of OMT Inc. (TSX VENTURE: OMT) a digital media content and technology solution provider to retailers and radio broadcasters. Intertain Media, the digital entertainment division, offers media previewing systems to major retailers in North America and background music and messaging services. The iMediaTouch division delivers radio automation systems to over 1,200 domestic and international broadcast clients. OMT's broadcasting, multi-media technology, and content are heard daily by over 50 Million people worldwide through radio, satellite, television, in-store and Internet delivered broadcasts. To learn more visit the company's website or

About Galaxie

Galaxie is Canada's most widely distributed digital audio network, a commercial division of the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation. Galaxie offers 45 professionally programmed continuous music channels available in more than 4.5 million homes with 38 programmers on staff, all experts in a musical genre. Galaxie also offers a tailor-made service for commercial establishments, Galaxie Music for Business, witch currently comprises over 100 music programs. You can listen to the Galaxie residential service through your favourite satellite, digital cable, or telecommunications provider. For more information on Galaxie, please visit

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