SparkNetworks And Westwood One Strike New Deal In Canada
September 13, 2010 at 6:14 AM (PT)
SPARKNETWORKS has reached an exclusive agreement with WESTWOOD ONE to distribute their products in CANADA. SPARKNETWORKS will distribute all WESTWOOD ONE products and services including DAVID LETTERMAN Top 10, JAY LENO’s nightly monologues and Daily Dose with America’s Doctor, DR. OZ, which was awarded to SPARKNETWORKS in JUNE 2010.
In making the announcement, SPARKNETWORKS EVP JEAN-MARIE HEIMRATH commented, "We are delighted to be working with WESTWOOD ONE. Their confidence in our ability to lead their strategic interest in CANADA is a significant endorsement of our capability to direct and lead the future course of their brands to radio, the web, mobile and other emerging technologies."
WESTWOOD ONE VP/International DENNIS GREEN added, "We have been watching SPARKNETWORKS' aggressive growth since MARCH. They have demonstrated an impressive ability to quickly build a substantial infrastructure focused on results. We are pleased to partner with a group that approaches their market with fresh ideas."