Veoh Networks and Collegiate images team up to bring NCAA football content online

Veoh Networks (, the innovator in Internet television, and Collegiate
Images, the centralized licensing and rights clearance agency of still images
and video focusing exclusively on college sports, have teamed up to create a
dedicated NCAA Football channel on Through this deal, Veoh will gain
access to football game highlights each week to spotlight on the channel. The
NCAA Football channel will kick-off in early September, in time for the 2007

As part of the channel, Veoh is building a proprietary customization engine that will
enable users to personalize their NCAA Football experience. More details of
these unique and interactive elements will be unveiled closer to the launch.

“We are very pleased to partner with Collegiate Images to bring this unique service to
college sports fans,” said Steve Mitgang, CEO of Veoh Networks. “Moving
forward, Veoh will continue to seek strategic partnerships with content
providers, advertisers and publishers that advance our mission of making Veoh
the most innovative and comprehensive video platform on the Internet.”

“We are excited about bringing Veoh Networks’ technology to NCAA Football fans across
the country this fall,” said David Bertram, Executive Director for NCAA
Football. “The mission of NCAA Football is to promote the sport of college
football, and through this new NCAA Football channel from Veoh, we will be able
to reach fans nationwide to share the great highlights from the football

Rich Routman, SVP of Business Development for Collegiate Images, added, “We are very
excited to work with Veoh in offering this incredibly innovative product, which
will bring the best of college football to our fans’ desktops, where they can
view it when they want and how they want.”

This deal furthers Veoh’s mission to provide the best and most comprehensive selection of
video content on the Internet. To date, more than 85,000 video publishers —
from independent producers to some of the best known brands in music, sports,
politics, and entertainment — have chosen Veoh, including CBS, Billboard,
Paramount Pictures, Us Weekly, Car and Driver, National Lampoon, Lionsgate,
Road and Track, and PBS. Through its powerful syndication system, Veoh
automatically syndicates content published on its site to YouTube, Google
Video, and MySpace Video, allowing Veoh’s publishers to reach the largest
audience in the world.

This content agreement comes as Veoh’s user base continues to experience strong
growth. In June, the company announced that its user base grew to 14.3 million
unique users – marking a 223% overall rise in traffic since Veoh launched in
February with a 4.4 million user base.

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