Tag: entertainment

City National Opens Banking Office in Lower Manhattan

NEW YORK, Sept. 13, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- City National Bank, America’s Premier Private and Business BankSM, announced today that it has opened its third full-service banking office in Manhattan at Brookfield Place. The office is located on the 26th floor of 250 Vesey St., formerly known as Four World Financial Center, between the Hudson…

Family Room Entertainment Corp. to Sponsor Next Revolutionary Reefer Throwdown Event Early 1st Quarter of 2017

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 13, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Family Room Entertainment Corp. (OTC:FMYR), a film and media communications group which creates, delivers and preserves quality cross platform content globally, is pleased to announce, due to the overwhelming success of Family Room Entertainment’s opening annual Reefer Throwdown event, that the Company will be sponsoring regularly scheduled events;…

FTI Consulting Expands Its Forensic Accounting & Advisory Services Practice with Five Key Hires

WASHINGTON, Sept. 13, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- FTI Consulting, Inc. (NYSE:FCN), the global business advisory firm dedicated to helping organizations protect and enhance their enterprise value, today announced the appointments of five professionals in the Company’s Forensic Accounting & Advisory Services (“FAAS”) practice within the Forensic & Litigation Consulting segment. The expansion of the practice…
Everi to Debut Seven New Slot Games Based on Popular Entertainment Brands at G2E® 2016

SDI Media Appoints Mark Howorth to CEO Position

Los Angeles, Sept. 12, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- SDI Media is pleased to announce the appointment of Mark Howorth as its new CEO. Mark has an impressive resume with extensive experience inside and outside the media and entertainment industry, most recently as COO of Panavision, the leading global provider of cameras and lenses for the…

MSG Networks Gears Up for Premeire of “Giants Postgame Live” Presented by Mercedes on Sunday, September 11

NEW GIANTS PROGRAMMING AS MSG NETWORKS CONTINUES TO EXPAND ROLE AS “OFFICIAL REGIONAL SPORTS HOME OF THE NEW YORK GIANTS” “GIANTS LIFE” PREMIERES TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 13 AT 8PM WITH JASON PIERRE-PAUL NEW YORK, Sept. 09, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- MSG Networks (NYSE:MSGN) and The New York Giants will kick off new exclusive Giants coverage on Sunday, September…

Avid Changes the Game with Integrated Sports Workflow Solutions

AMSTERDAM, Netherlands, Sept. 09, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- IBC (Hall 7, Booth #J20) -- Avid® (Nasdaq:AVID) today announced integrated, end-to-end sports solutions that cover every type of production, from small and mid-sized studio organizations, all the way to large broadcasters and remote productions. Powered by the Avid MediaCentral® Platform, the new sports workflow provides best of…

Avid Delivers Continued Innovation for Avid NEXIS, the Industry’s First and Only Software-Defined Storage Platform

AMSTERDAM, Netherlands, Sept. 09, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- IBC (Hall 7, Booth #J20) – Avid® (NASDAQ:AVID) today introduced new innovations for Avid NEXIS™, the industry’s first and only software-defined storage platform specifically designed for storing and managing media. Leveraging the power of the Avid MediaCentral® Platform, Avid NEXIS provides dynamic virtualization, adaptive protection, and media-savvy collaboration…

Avid Powers Success for Seven Network’s Coverage of 2016 Summer Games in Rio

AMSTERDAM,The Netherlands, Sept. 09, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- IBC (Hall 7, Booth #J20) -- Avid® (Nasdaq:AVID) today announced that NEP Group, Inc. embraced Avid graphics solutions to provide turnkey broadcast production services for Seven Network’s coverage of the recently concluded Summer Games in Rio. The 2016 Olympics represented the largest sports broadcast operation and most…

Avid Selects dock10 to Become First Avid Cloud Managed Services Partner

AMSTERDAM, Netherlands, Sept. 09, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- IBC (Hall 7, Booth #J20) – Avid® (Nasdaq:AVID) today announced that it has selected dock10, a leading media services provider, to become its first Cloud Managed Services Partner. Established as one of Europe’s top media services providers, providing cutting-edge platform, studio and post-production services at MediaCityUK, dock10 will…

Avid Extends Unprecedented Openness with New Alliance Partner Innovations

AMSTERDAM, Netherlands, Sept. 09, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- IBC (Hall 7, Booth #J20) -- Avid® (Nasdaq:AVID) today announced new features for the Avid Alliance Partner program, including new developer testing and certification, new levels of product certification, and additional tools for creating differentiated connections to the Avid MediaCentral® Platform. These innovations deliver on the promise of Avid Everywhere™…

Hooker Furniture Reports Fiscal First Half Results

MARTINSVILLE, Va., Sept. 08, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Hooker Furniture (NASDAQ:HOFT) today reported consolidated net sales of $136.2 million and net income of $5.3 million, or $0.46 per diluted share, for its fiscal 2017 second quarter ended July 31, 2016. Earnings per diluted share increased nearly 28% from $0.36 in the comparable prior year quarter.…

Pinnacle Entertainment Receives Final Regulatory Approval Needed to Complete the Acquisition of the Operations of the Meadows Racetrack and Casino From Gaming & Leisure Properties, Inc.

LAS VEGAS, Sept. 07, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Pinnacle Entertainment, Inc. (NASDAQ:PNK) (“Pinnacle” or the “Company”) announced today the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board (“PGCB”) approved the Company’s previously announced acquisition of the operations of the Meadows Racetrack and Casino (“Meadows”) from Gaming and Leisure Properties, Inc. (“GLPI”).  Today’s approval by the PGCB represents the final…

Interplay Announces Sale of Significant IP Portfolio, Wedbush Securities as Strategic Advisor

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 7, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Leading video game software developer, publisher, and licensor, Interplay Entertainment Corp., today announced a process to sell its library of video game assets and intellectual property. The expected sale represents some 70 titles and dozens of characters. "Interplay has entertained millions of players with its well-recognized games,…

SpotX and LiveRamp Partner to Give Video Advertisers ‘Data Independence’

DENVER, Sept. 07, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Video inventory management platform, SpotX, and the leading provider of data and connectivity and onboarding services, LiveRamp™, today announce their partnership to bring the world’s largest service for connecting offline and online data to programmatic video buying. Through the partnership, publishers can match online and offline data and…

Sparta Commercial Focuses on Harley-Davidson® Mobile Application Development

New York, NY., Sept. 07, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Sparta Commercial Services, Inc. (OTC Markets: SRCO), reported today that it continues to focus on developing mobile applications for Harley-Davidson® dealerships across the country.  After targeting Harley-Davidson® dealerships when they initially launched iMobileApp, the company has strived to improve the platform and applications used by the…

Dave & Buster’s Entertainment, Inc. Announces Second Quarter 2016 Financial Results

Achieves Net Income of $21.5 million and EPS of $0.50Affirms Total Revenues, Net Income, and Adjusted EBITDA Guidance for Fiscal 2016 DALLAS, Sept. 06, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --  Dave & Buster's Entertainment, Inc., (NASDAQ:PLAY), (“Dave & Buster’s” or “the “Company”), an owner and operator of entertainment and dining venues, today announced financial results for its…

Disney Executive to Receive Award from Special Olympics Florida

CLERMONT, Fla., Sept. 6, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Special Olympics Florida today announced that Susan O'Day is the recipient of the 2016 Eunice Kennedy Shriver Award. O'Day is the Executive Vice President and Chief Information Officer for the Walt Disney Company. "Susan exemplifies the Special Olympics mission and the spirit of Eunice Kennedy Shriver," said…

Evine Live Inc. to Participate at Upcoming Conferences in September

MINNEAPOLIS, Sept. 06, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Evine Live Inc. (“Evine”) (NASDAQ:EVLV), a multiplatform video e-commerce company (evine.com), today announced that CEO Bob Rosenblatt and CFO Tim Peterman will attend and host investor meetings at the following investor conferences in September: 5th Annual Liolios Gateway ConferenceWednesday & Thursday, September 7 & 8Presentation Time: Wednesday, September 7th,…

Avid Delivers Accelerated Broadcast Workflows with Availability of Panasonic AVC Ultra-LongG Format Support

BURLINGTON, Mass., Sept. 06, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Avid® (Nasdaq:AVID) today announced the availability of the first MediaCentral® Platform solutions that support the Panasonic AVC Ultra-LongG video format. Through the openness of Avid Everywhere™, the popular format is now fully integrated into Media Composer®, Interplay® | Production, AirSpeed® | 5500, Interplay | MAM, Avid NEXIS™,…
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