|By Business Wire||
|June 13, 2014 12:34 PM EDT||
NanoTech Entertainment (OTCPINK: NTEK), a pioneer in bringing the 4K Ultra HD experience to consumers, announced today that Hollywood innovator Rod Riegel has joined NanoTech’s Content Advisory Board. Riegel will provide strategic guidance to NanoTech on its content acquisition partnerships as the company continues to build upon the largest library of 4K Ultra HD content available via its UltraFlix dedicated 4K Channel.
Riegel’s career has been highlighted by leading the innovation of the merger of content and new consumption technologies since the early ‘90s. He began with Turner Broadcasting on the marketing side of the business. Eventually he moved to 20th Century Fox, where he ascended to the position of Senior Vice President of Marketing and Strategic Affairs for the company’s global entertainment businesses. After his 15-year stint with Fox, he moved to the Sony Pictures Studio Lot as part of the joint venture with Discovery Communications and IMAX Corporation. Riegel currently serves as Vice President of Global Market Development and Strategy for the joint venture’s 3D channel and UHD production studio businesses.
“UltraFlix is poised to become a key driver of next-generation entertainment distribution services for Ultra HD programming - a revolutionary format destined to become the de-facto standard for content consumption,” said Riegel. “I’m thrilled to join NanoTech’s advisory team, and look forward to helping the company maximize their efforts in the 4K content space and deliver on the mandate to pioneer ‘The Future of Television.’”
“We are privileged to have Rod joining our team,” said Alan Stone, COO of NanoTech Entertainment. “He has a unique insight into the changing landscape of digital video content, and has been at the forefront of the 4K movement. Assembling a world class team of Hollywood experts is helping us elevate and expand our brand that will help us to exceed the goals that we have set for our media division and the company overall.”
About NanoTech Entertainment
Headquartered in San Jose, CA, the heart of Silicon Valley, NanoTech Entertainment is a technology company that focuses on all aspects of the entertainment industry. With six technology business units, focusing on 3D, Gaming, Media & IPTV, Mobile Apps, and Manufacturing, the company has a unique business model. The company has a diverse portfolio of products and technology. NanoTech Gaming Labs operates as a virtual manufacturer, developing its technology and games, and licensing them to third parties for manufacturing and distribution in order to keep its overhead extremely low and operations efficient in the new global manufacturing economy. NanoTech Media develops proprietary technology which it licenses to publishers for use in their products as well as creating and publishing unique content. NanoTech Media Technology includes the world's first 4K Ultra HD streaming solution. NanoTech Communications develops and sells proprietary apps and technology in the Mobile and Consumer space. Clear Memories is the global leader in 3D ice carving and manufacturing technology. 4K Studios creates digital 4K Ultra HD content using both licensed materials as well as original productions. NanoTech is redefining the role of developers and manufacturers in the global market. More information about NanoTech Entertainment and its products can be found on the web at www.NTEK.com.
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