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Blake Broadcasting/CBNN Announces TV and Video Content Licensing Agreement With Bloomberg Media in Europe, Asia and North America

October 10, 2019

MIAMI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct 10, 2019--

BBN (Blake Broadcasting) has entered into a multi-year content licensing agreement with Bloomberg Media to provide up to 5 hours of Bloomberg Television’s global business news and finance programming daily for CBNN Television Networks in Europe, Asia and North America. In addition, Bloomberg will provide long and short form video content for CBNN and BBN Digital and OTT properties. CBNN is a rapidly growing network of cable (linear television) properties and OTT Networks reaching over 400 million homes.

“We are honored to license premium, trusted content from Bloomberg Media, one of the leading providers of business-news and information in the world,” said Bob Blake, CEO of Blake Broadcasting and a founder of CBNN, Oak Park Capital and several news networks. “This agreement reflects our commitment to providing only the highest quality news, sports, Esports and entertainment content for our channels.”

As recently announced, CBNN is a selected broadcaster on the Astra 1M or 19.2 E Satellite, which is among the most exclusive and most watched satellite platforms in Europe. Bloomberg content will be a key feature of those satellite and cable television broadcasts, beginning in mid-January of 2020, featuring a combination of live news broadcasts and featured programming each morning and afternoon of our broadcast day. Combined with our support from SES and MX1, CBNN will be delivering the best in premium programming.

Bloomberg Media, a division of Bloomberg L.P., is a leading multi-platform global business and financial media company, reaching a premium audience of more than 80 million consumers. With over 2,700 journalists world-wide, Bloomberg Media connects an influential global audience to news, ideas and intelligence across every platform: digital, TV, radio, print and live events.

This transaction was successfully negotiated by VideoElephant.

About BBN/CBNN

BBN (Blake Broadcasting) is a leading-edge provider of news content globally, delivering 16 different news feeds daily, while creating over 1500 news stories per month through an extensive network and library of film and photographic content. BBN globally provides international, national, sports, Esports, fashion, environment, tech, lifestyle, politics, music, film and entertainment news through various brands it operates in numerous languages.

CBNN (initially the Crypto Blockchain News Network) has rapidly grown into a major international programmer and content creator, which is operating satellite/cable television channels and digital networks with an OTT strategy. The European, Asian and North American networks feature news, Esports, entertainment, sports and original programming. It is an intelligent hybrid network, built with a blockchain technology concept that has partnered with major broadcast content providers.

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CONTACT: Corporate Contact:

Bob Blake

BB@blakebroadcasting.com

561-877-1707

Licensing Contact:

John Jordan

john@videoelephant.com

+35315371000

KEYWORD: UNITED STATES NORTH AMERICA ASIA PACIFIC EUROPE FLORIDA

INDUSTRY KEYWORD: OTHER CONSUMER SATELLITE TV AND RADIO FINANCE CONSUMER PROFESSIONAL SERVICES ENTERTAINMENT TECHNOLOGY OTHER COMMUNICATIONS GENERAL SPORTS SPORTS COMMUNICATIONS GENERAL ENTERTAINMENT

SOURCE: Blake Broadcasting

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