SOURCE: Broadcast International, Inc.

March 07, 2007 13:30 ET

Robert W. Ingraham Joins Broadcast International as Vice President of Technology and Engineering

SALT LAKE CITY, UT -- (MARKET WIRE) -- March 7, 2007 -- Broadcast International (OTCBB: BCST) ("BI") today announced that Robert W. Ingraham has joined the management team as Vice President of Technology and Engineering. Bob will be responsible for continued development of BI's patented CodecSys technology and management of the Company's information systems and IT personnel.

Bob was instrumental in the early development of the CodecSys technology and is listed on most of our patents as a co-inventor. For the past three years, Bob has been a principal engineer for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints in Salt Lake City and CTO of SASCO in Sacramento. Previously, Bob was COO/CTO and founder of Wavve Telecommunications, Inc., a large Northern California data center which he took public and raised $88 million. As a senior manager for MCI-Worldcom, he was responsible for U.S. Internet backbone and data center operations. In addition, Bob was the founder of ProMedia, a pioneering Sacramento area ISP, which he successfully sold to Softcom in 1996. He worked for over 20 years as a software engineer for various Silicon Valley firms and has also consulted with IBM, Hewlett-Packard, Cardinal Health, the Sacramento County Sheriff's Department, and other notable clients. Bob studied computer science at UC Davis from 1991-1994.

About Broadcast International

Broadcast International is a leading provider of video-powered business solutions, including IP and digital satellite, Internet streaming, and other types of wired/wireless network distribution. In addition, BI assists clients with video production, rich media development and a full range of network support services. BI also possesses a patented technology, CodecSys, which provides enhanced video at current bandwidths or reduces the cost of bandwidth while maintaining quality.

Broadcast International was founded in 1984 and is a public company (OTCBB: BCST) headquartered in Salt Lake City, UT. For more information and to learn more about Broadcast International and CodecSys on the Web go to www.brin.com and www.codecsys.com.

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