LOS ANGELES, CA--(Marketwire - Feb 12, 2013) - Truli Media Group, Inc. (OTCQB: TRLI) announces the appointment of longtime friend and business associate of Chairman Michael Jay Solomon, Mr. Martin Pompadur. Marty joined Rupert Murdoch's News Corp Europe in June 1998 as its Executive Vice President, and as President of News Corporation Eastern and Central Europe, and was a member of News Corporation's Executive Management Committee. He was appointed Chairman of News Corp Europe in January 2000, a position he held until 2008. Marty was Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of R P Companies from 1982 until 2007. His experience spans several additional executive positions at media companies including American Broadcasting Companies (ABC) and Ziff Corporation.
Mr. Pompadur remarked, "In the past I've had the pleasure of having worked on building companies with Michael. The Truli platform is a unique one that I feel will be successful as a family faith-based Media Company. I look forward to working with him once again in building one more successful global company."
Michael Jay Solomon commented, "The wealth of experience that Marty adds to our board, as well as his hands-on approach will benefit Truli Media Group and the company's growth in numerous ways. Adding successful media professionals such as Marty Pompadur gives Truli advantages that money cannot buy. To build Truli to the size and scope that I plan for the future, I will need to draw on my existing relationships in fulfilling our plans to build a global content platform for all faith-based families throughout the world. I never envisioned accomplishing this endeavor alone. Marty's assistance is needed and welcomed."
In addition, Mr. Pompadur is Senior Adviser to Oliver Wyman; Global Vice Chairman of Media and Entertainment at Macquarie Capital Advisors; and Chairman of Metan Developement Group. He also serves on the board of Nexstar Broadcasting Group, Inc. and The IMAX Corporation.
Truli.com offers a unique distribution platform focused on Christian and family-friendly content that is free for users to view, interact and engage with on any mobile apparatus such as tablets, phones, smart TV, etc. Truli.com is free for ministries, as thousands of sermons are delivered weekly, as well as individuals, music videos, authors, film/television producers and educators seeking to gain visibility and provide their content in a targeted and relevant community linked by a shared belief. Truli offers a single platform that is flexible and easy to access to connect users, enabling the delivery of relevant content to the Evangelical community market of 100+ million people in the U.S. (and 700+ million outside the U.S.) representing $4.3 billion of annual gross industry sales in the U.S. alone.
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