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Six Allbritton Communications' Stations Select WorldNow as Their Web Provider


NEW YORK, May 10, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- WorldNow, the leading online technology, content and revenue-solutions company for local media, has announced an alliance with six Allbritton Communications' related stations to provide a state-of-the-art website publishing platform and strategic services.

The Allbritton Communications' related stations joining WorldNow's group of market leading media companies include: WHTM, Harrisburg, PA, WBMA/WJSU/WCFT, Birmingham, AL, KATV, Little Rock, AK, KTUL, Tulsa, OK, WSET, Lynchburg, VA, WCIV, Charleston, SC, "Our stations have built solid, competitive websites using an internal web publishing platform, but we believe our new association with WorldNow will help the stations to significantly enhance their performance," said James Killen, VP of Sales for Allbritton Communications. "WorldNow will leverage its innovative technology and experience to help us to drive audience and revenue." Allbritton's stations will utilize WorldNow's industry leading web and video publishing systems to power their online initiatives. In addition, all stations will maximize their revenue efforts by joining WorldNow's national ad network and by receiving local revenue support through WorldNow's sales training and packaged sales programs.

"We are honored to have a company like Allbritton Communications join our family," said Craig Smith, EVP Sales and Distribution for WorldNow. "Our partnership is a testament to Allbritton's desire to lead their markets and increase their audience and revenue to build meaningful online businesses." About WorldNow WorldNow, a New York-based leader in online technology, content and revenue solutions, is the only company to provide a comprehensive technology platform and strategic advertising services that enable media companies to expand to the digital realm with innovative Web and mobile publishing tools, advanced video delivery technology and industry-driving advertising leadership. WorldNow's proven Web, video and mobile technology and advertising leadership equips its media partners with the tools to make the transition to the digital marketplace, expand their footprint in the online ecosystem and realize real-world profitability from their investment. Current WorldNow customers include: CBS Radio, Cox, Dispatch, Fisher, Gray, Griffin, Journal, Landmark, Media General, Quincy, Raycom Media, Schurz, Titan, Waterman and Young. For more information please visit

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