PLAINVIEW, NY--(Marketwired - January 26, 2017) - NeuLion, Inc. (TSX: NLN), a leading technology product and service provider that specializes in the digital video broadcasting, distribution and monetization of live and on-demand content to Internet-enabled devices, today announced it has been selected by Seminole State College of Florida, a public state college with over 30,000 students, to build the first official athletic website in Seminole State history and provide a robust digital video solution for live and on-demand content.
Seminole State, whose Raiders teams compete in the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA), is the first junior college to partner with NeuLion and take advantage of the NeuLion College Platform. The new digital destination for Seminole State Athletics will be available on all desktop, tablet and mobile devices and features a dedicated website to provide news, schedules and student-athlete promotion for the school's three NJCAA Division I teams, social media and live stats integration, live and on-demand video streaming and an e-commerce solution.
"Seminole State is excited to partner with NeuLion to provide Raiders fans with a premium destination to enjoy and engage with the school's athletic content," said Seminole State's Director of Athletics, Kurt Esser. "The customer support and resources that NeuLion provides are crucial to a small athletic department like ours and what we can offer to our fans. We will continue to align our championship programs with leaders in the sports industry, and NeuLion is certainly at the top of that list."
The NeuLion College Platform, which powers dynamic solutions for over 140 colleges, universities and conferences, will help Seminole State College increase branding and awareness of their athletic program while targeting new streams of digital revenue.
"The NeuLion College Solution is a perfect fit for smaller athletic departments," said Tim Vargas, Senior Vice President at NeuLion. "We serve as an extension of the school's athletic department, providing a dedicated account manager, a project manager and access to our marketing and creative teams. We work with our partners to create custom designed sites and feature rich video solutions that help grow fan bases and revenue. As a junior college with a powerful technology solution and access to experienced support teams, Seminole State will be a leader in the marketplace."
NeuLion, Inc. (TSX: NLN) offers solutions that power the highest quality digital experiences for live and on-demand content in up to 4K on any device. Through its end-to-end technology platform, NeuLion enables digital video management, distribution and monetization for content owners worldwide including the NFL, NBA, World Surf League, Univision Deportes, Euroleague Basketball and others. NeuLion powers the entire video ecosystem for content owners and rights holders, consumer electronic companies, and third party video integrators through its MainConcept business. NeuLion's robust consumer electronics licensing business enables its customers like Sony, LG, Samsung and other to stream secure, high-quality video seamlessly across their consumer devices. NeuLion is headquartered in Plainview, NY. For more information about NeuLion, visit www.NeuLion.com.
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