SOURCE: Stereo Vision
January 12, 2011 07:04 ET
Stereo Vision REZN8s With Ultimate Fighting Championship
HOLLYWOOD, CA--(Marketwire - January 12, 2011) - Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) has retained REZN8, a wholly owned subsidiary of Stereo Vision Entertainment, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: SVSN) to create a 3D animated multi-language identity package for UFC's pay-per-view television programs.
"We are extremely proud to add UFC to our client roster," said Stereo Vision Entertainment's CEO Jack Honour. "This agreement demonstrates one of the new market opportunities that REZN8 brings to SVE. We see this as a strategic window for further penetration of the sports and entertainment marketplace, among others."
SVE completed the acquisition of REZN8 on January 4, 2011 in a strategic move to expand its 3D sports and entertainment production business, where REZN8 is widely considered a global leader. Having developed identity packages for Entertainment Tonight, CBS Sports, NBC, ABC, Fox, HBO, VH-1, Sci-Fi Channel and Showtime, REZN8 has earned nine national Emmy Awards. REZN8 has also been one of Microsoft's primary outside design sources for graphical user interface (GUI) development and production, including GUI design and development for XBOX, MSN 9 & 10, Home Media Center, WindowsXP, and Microsoft's Home of the Future.
Since 1987, Hollywood-based REZN8 has been instrumental in developing the media vision for a broad spectrum of domestic and international clients across a range of platforms that include broadcast, film, Internet, wireless and games. REZN8 is acknowledged as a leader in broadcast graphics and animation and as a pioneer in the design and development of graphical user interfaces (GUI), company branding and real-time viewer experiences. The company's Emmy-award winning creations reflect its unique marriage of design with a deep understanding of technology and the foresight to anticipate its impact on the creative process. As a long-time third-party source for Microsoft, REZN8 has extensive experience in crating three-dimensional, interactive applications, as well as contributing to such Microsoft projects as X-Box Dashboard, X-Box Live, MSN 9 and 10, and Home Media Center.REZN8's existing proprietary design technology software program, Instant Effects™ is being further developed and improved to increase adoption and sales under the Stereo Vision Entertainment name.
About Stereo Vision
Located in Van Nuys, California, Stereo Vision Entertainment (http://stereovision.com) is a publicly traded company focused on the production, and delivery of high-quality, low-cost digital 3D entertainment content. Responding to the incredible growth and market acceptance of digital 3D theatrical releases and the advent of stereo 3D Television, StereoVision has developed an exciting slate of commercial 3D entertainment properties for distribution to these rapidly expanding platforms.
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