SOURCE: ShowMgr.com

April 30, 2007 09:00 ET

ShowMgr.com Delivers Production Management Software to Time Warner Cable's Metro Sports

LOS ANGELES, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- April 30, 2007 -- ShowMgr.com, a leading provider of software applications for managing broadcast, production and post production operations, has been chosen by KC Metro Sports, to provide workflow management software to manage the business elements of their production process. KC Metro Sports, a department of Time Warner Cable in Kansas City, will be using ShowMgr.com's management software to automate their operational process and acquire a comprehensive view of their Remote, Studio and Mobile Unit production environment.

"ShowMgr will provide us with a tool to manage our production process from top to bottom, through budgeting, planning, travel, production, accounts payable and receivable," said John Denison, General Manager, KC Metro Sports. "With ShowMgr.com's ability to streamline our workflow process and provide tighter integration of our budget, operations, inventory management and travel information, we will be able to build our business more efficiently. Now, the ability to manage our process will equal our ability to produce award-winning programming."

Metro Sports -- the nation's first (and still only) sports station of its kind -- is the national leader in local sports coverage. Unique in the United States, Metro Sports covers every professional franchise, college and high school within its area, produces daily sportscasts for local CBS affiliate KCTV, produces and airs on Metro Sports a 60-minute sports talk show weekdays and 30-minute nightly sports news show, and provides nationwide production services.

"ShowMgr.com is extremely proud to be chosen by KC Metro Sports," explains Kevin M. Rosen, CEO of ShowMgr.com. "As the provider of KC Metro Sports production management software, we look forward to the opportunity to provide workflow tools to the Time Warner regions that will enable their production environment to grow effectively."

With a powerful suite of software tools built on a scalable Web architecture, ShowMgr.com's Operations View pre-packages important core technologies critical to the automation of field, studio and post production operations -- i.e. finance, production, resources, assets, network traffic, vendors, credentials, and venues.

About ShowMgr.com

Founded in 2001, ShowMgr.com™ provides the media industry with the most comprehensive suite of Web-based, operations management applications for the broadcast, production and post production industries. ShowMgr.com's software platform automates the entire operational process, provides extensive asset/ inventory management, detailed scheduling and on demand financial tracking/ reporting -- all through a convenient, highly secured Web interface. With centralized access to operational functions, workflow, resources and personnel, ShowMgr.com users are empowered to make informed decisions, enhance productivity, control costs, maximize resources and save time.

About MetroSports

The Kansas City Division of Time Warner Cable's Metro Sports -- the nations's first (and still only) sports station of its kind -- is celebrating its 10th anniversary. The national leader in local sports coverage, Metro Sports is unique in the United States. Metro Sports covers every professional franchise, college and high school within its area, produces daily sportscasts for local CBS affiliate KCTV, and supports its programming by providing nationwide production services. In addition to a 60-minute sports talk show weekdays and 30-minute nightly sports news show, Metro Sports is the TV home of the University of Missouri-Kansas City Kangaroos games and the Kansas City Wizards. Metro Sports produces KC Chiefs preseason games for KCTV, games for several college conferences, and award-winning documentaries. Metro Sports also produces 60-75 high school games each year and covers hundreds of others as well as some Little League and Special Olympics events.

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