August 25, 2008
Stickam.Com Streaming Live From the Democratic and Republican National Conventions
Stickam.com, the first and largest Web site dedicated to live interactive video streaming, has teamed up with Washington, DC-based radio station WMAL 630 AM to broadcast a live Internet stream from both the Democratic and Republican National Conventions.
Stickam.com will stream "The Chris Plante Show" live everyday from the conventions, as well as edit and post daily highlights to http://www.stickam.com/630WMAL. A 17-year veteran of CNN, Chris now serves as mid-morning host for the heritage news talk radio station. WMAL 630 AM is Washington's oldest radio station operating under its original call letters.
"With such an important election on the horizon, it is imperative for traditional media to collaborate with new media and bring people accurate, timely and relevant information," said Chris Plante. "We are pleased that Stickam.com can broadcast our coverage to a worldwide Internet audience in addition to our listeners."
"To be involved at such a crucial moment in American political history is very exciting for us," said Steven Fruchter, CEO of Stickam.com. "We are honored to broadcast these two important conventions to millions of Internet users. With the rise of online video, technology like Stickam.com opens the door for more Americans to educate themselves and form knowledgeable opinions about the candidates and what they represent."
Stickam.com will be streaming live daily from 9:00 am to 11:45 am ET and re-broadcasting online daily. To access "The Chris Plante Show" on Stickam.com, please visit http://www.stickam.com/630WMAL.
The Democratic National Convention takes place August 25-28 in Denver, Colorado and the Republican National Convention will be held in Minneapolis and St. Paul, Minnesota, September 1-4.
Launched in February 2006, Stickam.com emerged as the first and largest Web site dedicated to live interactive video streaming. Stickam.com's cutting edge technology delivers millions of streams each day, reaching over two million registered users. They are continuing on the path of social interactive TV by adding features that nurture its growing community and tech-savvy broadcasters. Whether you are famous for 15 or 150,000, Stickam.com is where you will find your friends and fans. See and be seen at Stickam.com, The Live Community.
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