Penn Media Video Portal Signs Four Sponsors

  • October 25, 2005
Penn Media on Monday announced that it has signed four sponsors within the first week of offering advertising on its video portal, EVTV1. These charter sponsors--eDiets, 800 Pet Meds, Ask Jeeves, and InstaTrim--cover all 16 channels of content available on the video portal. Penn Media's move into selling pre-roll video commercials is new, according to the company. Its experience lies in selling advertising inside its e-zine network, which has been in operation since 1998 and now claims 62 million subscribers.

--Gavin O'Malley

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