NEW YORK, NY / CRWEPRESSRELEASE / September 22, 2015 /Burn Entertainment Corporation (OTCMKTS: BTVN) announces an update to shareholders and followers on the company direction and culture. “BurnTV”, our television network, offers a main stream, counter-cultural, lifestyle channel that will embrace the rising legal cannabis industry. “BurnTV” will embrace this burgeoning industry through original programming bringing marketing, branding, and advertising opportunities.
“We are an entertainment network, first and foremost,” said Jason Santos, BTVN’s Chairman and Chief Executive Officer. “We are building a multi-media outlet that embraces legal cannabis in a way that offers them all the same business opportunities as any other prominent industry. Some of our content will have a cannabis theme; some of it won’t, but it will remain applicable to all in our demographic and fan base.” He then added, “Most importantly, we will be giving, what is essentially the next trillion dollar industry, the ability to brand and market itself just like any other industry.”
As a multi-media corporation, BTVN and BurnTV will have a strong presence in genres of entertainment such as music and live events. “We have several exciting developments in the works. We are establishing strong relationships within music and will be announcing them once finalized,” said Mr. Santos. “With the challenge of elevating the image of this industry, we think its important to utilize genres of entertainment such as music and comedy that bring people together.”
Since the completion of the merger, BTVN has been hard at work solidifying the foundation of the company’s vision. “We have been hiring the most experienced and talented professionals to create a cohesive and forward thinking executive team. They serve as the cornerstone of our exciting television channel in mainstream television production, branding and marketing,” said Lisa Margulies, BTVN Chief Financial Officer. “We believe our team is phenomenal and will send a strong message to our shareholders, competitors, and fans about how serious we are about making high level entertainment and executing our vision.”
BTVN is committed to being diligent about keeping our shareholders informed as it moves forward. BTVN is committed to releasing information as it becomes official and newsworthy. “As CEO, I want to make it clear that if it doesn’t come from our own press releases or directly from our social media and website then it didn’t come from us,” said Mr. Santos. “We encourage you to follow us on our news feed that will be on our new website launching soon at www.burntv.com or on our social media accounts such as Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram.”
Regarding the new site, the company states that they are looking to launch the first phase of the new site within the next 2 weeks which will replace the current temporary site. The site will be continuously updated with more information and content as things develop and are made public.
For more information visit: www.BurnTV.com
About Burn Entertainment Corporation:
Burn Entertainment Corporation (“BurnTV”) is a multi-media entertainment company developing original content and distributing licensed product across a multitude of platforms and modalities. BurnTV’s business model is intended to appeal to audience and advertisers thus driving demand for advertising and access to proprietary and licensed content with the objective to deliver main stream media with direct appeal and relationships to legal cannabis friendly target audience. Programming will consist of content across multiple genres that is edgy, fun, entertaining, and educational.
This news release may include forward-looking statements within the meaning of section 27A of the United States Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and section 21E of the United States Securities and Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, with respect to achieving corporate objectives, developing additional project interests, the company’s analysis of opportunities in the acquisition and development of various project interests and certain other matters. These statements are made under the “Safe Harbor” provisions of the United States Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 and involve risks and uncertainties which could cause actual results to differ materially from those in the forward-looking statements contained herein.
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