SOURCE: Multimedia Platforms Inc.

Multimedia Platforms Inc.

June 09, 2015 08:00 ET

Multimedia Platforms CEO, Bobby Blair, Participated in Celebrity USTA Sanctioned Tennis Tournament

MLB's Billy Bean, Multimedia Platforms CEO Bobby Blair Took Part in a Celebrity Tennis Exhibition on Sunday, June 7th

FT. LAUDERDALE, FL--(Marketwired - Jun 9, 2015) - Multimedia Platforms, Inc. (OTCQB: MMPW) ("MMPW"), the only LGBTQ publicly traded media company, today announced that on Sunday, June 7, 2015, the United States Tennis Association (USTA) tournament featured a celebrity tennis exhibition. Billy Bean, former Los Angeles Dodger and Major League Baseball's Ambassador; Jason Collins, the first National Basketball Association (NBA) player to come out; and Bobby Blair, former world ranked tennis player, Founder/CEO of Multimedia Platforms, and author of Hiding Inside The Baseline participated in the event.

Hosted by the City of West Hollywood, the WeHo Pride Tennis Tournament marks the significant advances that continue to be made for the inclusion of LGBT athletes in mainstream sports associations and leagues. The United States Tennis Association (USTA) made history in January 2015 by adding same-gender couples doubles tournaments to its sanctioned list of competitive events in its popular adult division. The Tournament takes place during the City of West Hollywood's One City One Pride festival, which runs 40 days, Friday, May 22, 2015 through Tuesday, June 30, 2015. For information, visit www.lapride.org.

Bobby Blair, Chief Executive Officer of Multimedia Platforms, commented, "Multimedia Platforms is consolidating the global LGBTQ media industry through an all-inclusive platform consisting of newspaper, magazine, entertainment, social media, online, video and mobile applications. We are focused on leveraging top media brands in top markets to create one, unified, national brand. I want to thank my good friends Billy Bean and Jason Collins who I was lucky enough to play alongside in WeHo's Pride Tennis Tournament to continue bringing awareness to the LGBT community. Through our vision at Multimedia Platforms, and the support we have received from events such as WeHo Pride, we look forward to providing the global business community with access to the extremely loyal and influential LGBT community."

ABOUT MULTIMEDIA PLATFORMS INC.:

Multimedia Platforms Inc. ("MMP") is a publicly traded industry-leading Multimedia Technology and Publishing company that integrates print media with social media, and related online platforms, to deliver information and advertising to niche markets. MMP teams utilize its proven business model to deliver niche publications and online platforms that target one of the most sought-after demographics in the world, the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender population. MMP has recently expanded its concept to include video and mobile applications reaching deep into the international LGBTQ community. MMP's top brands include The Agenda, a Florida-based weekly LGBTQ newspaper covering world, national and local news and events; and Guy Magazine, a weekly entertainment and lifestyle full-color publication covering the burgeoning South Florida LGBTQ marketplace. MMP's plan to interweave print, web and mobile delivery of the highest quality news and entertainment information via a variety of platforms crosses all cultural, generational and preferred modality barriers to reach an unprecedented audience.

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