NewBay Media Acquires Select Assets of Broadcast Engineering

February 4, 2014


New York - Jan 7, 2014 - NewBay Media has acquired select assets of Broadcast Engineering- both U.S. and World editions - from Penton Media, including the brands' Web assets, trademark and subscriber lists. Broadcast Engineeringwill join NewBay Media's extensive portfolio of television and video information resources, including TV Technology, TVB Europe, Next TV, Broadcasting & Cable, Multichannel News, Video Edge, Digital Video, Government Videoand the Creative Planet Network

"NewBay Media's goal is to be the leading information and marketing resource for the industries we serve," states Steve Palm, CEO, NewBay Media. "We are excited to have the opportunity to bring Broadcast Engineering and its dedicated readership to our deep stable of television industry brands. In doing so, we have strengthened our commitment to - and our ability to serve - this dynamic and fast-moving market."

In the coming months, NewBay will be integrating the websites of both broadcastengineering.com and tvtechnology.com to create a single Web-based resource for today's television engineers and technology professionals. When integrated, Broadcast Engineering will add more than 75,000 unduplicated professionals. Combined with NewBay's existing broadcast/video database, NewBay offers an unparalleled reach of over 500,000 professionals within the United States, Europe, and around the world.

Further, Broadcast Engineering's current print subscribers will have the opportunity to subscribe to TV Technology, TV Technology Europe or TVB Europe in print, digital, or tablet formats. These subscribers will receive information on how to start their new subscriptions shortly.

"We are excited to welcome Broadcast Engineering readers and advertisers to the NewBay family," says Carmel King, Executive Vice President, NewBay Media Broadcast/Video Group. "This is a great opportunity to introduce a new audience to our market-leading brands, and to continue to build upon our goal to be the broadcast industry's primary resource for business news and technical information."

For more information about the Broadcast Engineering integration and NewBay's broadcast industry products, contact VP/Group Publisher Eric Trabb at 212-378-0400, x532 or etrabb@nbmedia.com.



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