July 15, 2008
Liquid Compass Adds Greater Media to Streaming Network
Liquid Compass, a premier provider of streaming and web services to the radio industry, announced that it signed Greater Media, Inc. to its growing list of streaming radio networks. Greater Media is the parent company of 23 radio stations in major markets throughout the U.S., including Boston, Charlotte, Detroit, Philadelphia and New Jersey.
In addition to providing stream hosting services, Liquid Compass has developed a Silverlight-based, custom media player with a new, video-on-demand feature which will be rolled-out to Greater Media stations throughout the country.
"When looking at streaming providers, we were quite impressed with the level of customer service from Liquid Compass, both at the conceptual level, and the exceptional level," said Tom Bender, Sr. Vice President/General Manager of Greater Media Interactive. "Their staff was quite helpful in the design and implementation of a company-wide multifunction player, and the deployment and integration of their services at our locations was great."
"We are pleased to add Greater Media to the Liquid Compass Streaming Media Network," said Zackary Lewis, Liquid Compass' CEO. "By providing them with the latest in audio and video streaming media technology, Greater Media will have a better opportunity to attract a new listening audience for their stations, in addition to advertisers that are searching for radio stations with great streaming content, which Greater Media is known for."
About Greater Media
Greater Media is the parent company of 23 AM and FM radio stations in Boston, Charlotte, Detroit, Philadelphia and New Jersey; a group of weekly newspapers in central New Jersey; and several telecommunications towers throughout the United States.
About Liquid Compass
Liquid Compass (www.liquidcompass.net) is a premier streaming media network and web services provider headquartered in Denver, Colorado. In addition to providing stream hosting services, Liquid Compass also offers customizable media player development, web development, online content and traffic management. Currently Liquid Compass provides streaming media services to more than 700 radio stations. More information about Liquid Compass is available at www.liquidcompass.net.