SOURCE: RTG Ventures Inc.

October 14, 2010 09:00 ET

RTG Ventures, Inc. Appoints Steven S. Antebi as a Strategic Advisor to the Board

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwire - October 14, 2010) -  RTG Ventures, Inc. (OTCBB: RTGV) has appointed Steven S. Antebi as a strategic advisor to the Board.

Mr. Antebi brings 40 years of experience in capital markets and corporate governance focused on increasing shareholder value in a wide variety of industries. He is the President and Chairman of the Board of Maple Capital Management, an equity fund. He is also President and CEO of Galileo Partners LLC, and President of Blue and Gold Enterprises, Inc., funds that invest in PIPE Transactions, Registered Direct Investments, Private Placements and open-market equity transactions. In addition, he is a member of the Board of Directors of Geovax and has served as Chairman of Epinex Diagnostics since 2009. As Chairman of the Royalty Review Council, Mr. Antebi has extensive background in leading the evolution of the music monetization business.

Mr. Antebi had a long tenure at Bear Stearns & Company in senior positions including institutional sales, trading of the firm's capital, investment banking and syndication. In 1973 he began his career as a limited partner and left the firm in 1993 as a shareholder and managing director.

Mr. Antebi has been a member of the Board of Governors at Cedars Sinai Hospital in Los Angeles for over 10 years. Cedars Sinai is one of the largest medical/research centers in the world. He is also involved with Coach For Kids, the arm of Cedars which provides mobile medical units, caring for inner-city children living below the poverty line.

Mr. Antebi holds degrees from UCLA's Anderson School of Business and Loyola University School of Law.

Galileo Partners LLC has accumulated over 4,000,000 shares of RTG Ventures, Inc.


RTG Ventures, Inc. is a NASDAQ BB listed company (OTCBB: RTGV) offering a turnkey media monetization solution to rights owners of music video content. At the heart of RTGV's total product offering is a Monetization Platform which allows rights owners to define and tag media content in detail, set and enforce rights management and distribution rules, receive payment on distribution and obtain detailed analytics in real time.

RTG Ventures is organized as three divisions: Media Systems, Payment Systems and Software and Services, each of which contains both wholly-owned companies and joint ventures with independent business plans, strategies and management. In addition to servicing their discrete markets, these companies all contribute to RTG Ventures' total product offering for media rights owners. For further information, visit our web site:


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