PalTalk Inks Deal With WFAN
July 21, 2008 at 6:10 AM (PT)
PALTALK inks a deal to provide live video streaming for CBS Sports WFAN-A/NEW YORK's morning show with BOOMER ESIASON and CRAIG CARTON and midday show with JOE BENIGNO and EVAN ROBERTS. The deal allows listeners to watch the hosts in-studio and to participate in chat and ask questions of the hosts.
"Our partnership with PALTALK enables us to give listeners a new and unique way to interact with each other, and actually be a part of both the 'BOOMER AND CARTON' and 'BENIGNO AND ROBERTS' programs," said WFAN Operations Director MARK CHERNOFF. "With our dedicated audience, there is always a demand to have an increased level of involvement in the actual content of our shows, and PALTALK's socialcasting platform provides us with the perfect medium to achieve this."
"This announcement continues to validate our commitment to providing Paltalk users with the best in today's talk radio content in a completely interactive way," said JOEL SMERNOFF, President and COO of PALTALK. "WFAN has been a pioneer in sports talk content, and bringing our socialcasting platform to their programming schedule represents the first time that a live online audience can see, hear and interact in real-time with today's leading sports radio personalities."