Brighter Minds Media, Inc.

Brighter Minds Media, Inc.

December 13, 2006 17:29 ET

Sam Ifergan Appointed CEO of Brighter Minds Media

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(CCNMatthews - Dec. 13, 2006) -

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Brighter Minds Media Inc. ("Brighter Minds") (TSX VENTURE:BRI) is proud to announce the appointment of Sam Ifergan as Chief Executive Officer of the wholly owned subsidiary, Brighter Child Interactive, LLC. Mr. Ifergan will oversee the company's existing children's book, software, and DVD game businesses.

"I am very excited to be back in an operational role at Brighter Minds. The company has a great list of current and future titles in several exciting categories where we can become leaders. My focus will be to instill an operational discipline to allow us to grow profitably and efficiently. Now that the book program has become larger, Vivian Antonangeli can devote her time to it and focus on its growth," Mr. Ifergan said.

Mr. Ifergan previously held the position of Chairman and CFO of Brighter Minds before taking on this more active role in executing the company's business plans and ensuring its well being. Mr. Ifergan has over 10 years of entrepreneurial experience with early-stage companies in many different industries. He has been particularly focused on strategic development and finance in his role as President & CEO of Hargan Ventures, an early-stage venture capital fund.

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About Brighter Minds Media

Brighter Minds is a unique multimedia publisher offering fun, innovative and educational products including software, books, and interactive DVD games for the entire family. Brighter Minds has won dozens of awards and works with leading licensors including Universal, Marvel, PBS, Cartoon Network and Cookie Jar. Its products can be found in most major retail chains, online and in over 20 different countries. The company is publicly traded on the TSX Venture Exchange (TSX VENTURE:BRI) and is a Hargan Ventures ( investee company. More information about Brighter Minds can be found at

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