SOURCE: Retirement Living TV

Retirement Living TV

September 04, 2009 11:33 ET

Retirement Living TV Now Available in Portland, Oregon

BALTIMORE, MD--(Marketwire - September 4, 2009) - Retirement Living TV (RLTV), the only network dedicated to adults 50+, is now on in Portland, Oregon and its surrounding areas.

RLTV features original television series and specials, as well as programming built on partnerships with leading organizations in the fields of aging and media. The network has more than 1,000+ hours of original programming on health, finance and other issues important to people 50+. These include "My Generation" and "Inside E Street," two programs produced by AARP, the quintessential 50+ organization. RLTV provides Comcast with programming targeting this audience, which is now the nation's largest demographic and one of the fastest growing.

"Comcast is proud to support Americans 50+ with the kind of targeted programs that only RLTV offers," said Matt Bond, Executive Vice President of Content Acquisition for Comcast. "Comcast aims to provide the best in video entertainment to all of our customers, and we are pleased to offer quality, targeted entertainment to this growing audience."

"Comcast's distribution of RLTV answers the needs of Americans 50+ who are breaking the rules of what is expected of them. We are creating a revolution of information, entertainment, and communication," remarked John Erickson, RLTV's founder.

Adults 50+ represent a huge, multigenerational population, a growing market that is being boosted by aging baby boomers. Issues related to the 50+ population include health, finance, investment, retirement, as well as wise spending, and these are more important than ever before. RLTV has unmatched expertise in understanding and reaching this audience.

"There is a heated battle for the hearts, minds, and eyeballs of the booming 50+ demo, and we're thrilled that Comcast is our partner in distributing relevant and important content through RLTV that enhances the television experience for this demographic," said Brad Knight, CEO, RLTV.

About Retirement Living TV

Retirement Living TV (RLTV) is the only cable network dedicated to serving the needs of adults 50+ with information and entertainment that inspires and enhances the perception of aging. The network has Emmy award-winning programming that addresses a variety of subjects and genres including health, finance, travel, reality, comedy and drama. For more information, visit our website at www.rl.tv

Contact Information

  • Contact information:
    Shera Higgs Thompson
    Retirement Living TV
    410.402.9656 (office)
    443.841.5313 (cell)

    Priscilla Clarke
    202.723.2200 (office)
    240.476.9643 (cell)