Play MPE Chosen By UMG International
May 13, 2009 at 5:40 AM (PT)
DESTINY MEDIA TECHNOLOGIES and UNIVERSAL MUSIC GROUP have extended their existing deal, with UMG choosing DESTINY's PLAY MPE media distribution system to securely distribute pre-release tracks throughout EUROPE, ASIA, SOUTH AMERICA and AFRICA.
UMG INTERNATIONAL VP/Production MARK MORONEY said, "By adopting DESTINY's PLAY MPE services, we can ensure that our pre-release content can be distributed quickly to all of our external press and radio contacts as well as our territories in a secure and controlled environment."
"We are very pleased that UNIVERSAL MUSIC GROUP is expanding their NORTH AMERICAN usage into the rest of the world and look forward to working with their team to continue the transition from physical to digital in the international distribution of pre-release content and to standardize it to everyone's benefit," said DESTINY CEO STEVE VESTERGAARD.