WEST PALM BEACH, FL--(Marketwire - Sep 11, 2012) - Olympusat, Inc., the country's market leader in the development and distribution of independent television networks with a core focus on the Hispanic market, announced today that they have been nominated for TOP CONTENT PROVIDER TO HISPANIC AUDIENCES. More than 50 candidates were nominated for the 8 different Award Categories.
"We are gratified to be nominated by Portada in the Top Hispanic Content Provider Category," said Tom Mohler, president & CEO of Olympusat, Inc. "As the leading independent provider of Spanish language content in the US, we urge all of our viewers who have enjoyed the high quality and range of our Hispanic focused TV channels, movie and network programming content on Olympusat's owned and operated networks to vote for us by Thursday of this week, 9/13/12."
In 2012 Olympusat, Inc. took the historic step to deliver high quality, multi-genre HD programming to Hispanic households across the country. Olympusat added 10 new Spanish-language, 24/7, HD Networks and successfully launched them across all Verizon FiOS Markets. Known as ULTRA HDPlex, the 10 channels are: Ultra Cine, Ultra Fiesta, Ultra Kidz, Ultra Mex, Ultra Luna, Ultra Macho, Ultra Film, Ultra Docu, Ultra Clásico and Ultra Tainment. They provide the HD Spanish-language entertainment variety that Hispanics crave. Other Spanish language favorites in Olympusat's lineup of over 20 owned and operated networks include: Cine Mexicano, Gran Cine, LaTele Novela, ¡Sorpresa! and CubaPlay in addition to Specialty Networks FUNimation Channel, Parables and Untamed Sports.
The winners will be announced at the Sixth Annual Hispanic Advertising and Media Conference in NYC, Sept. 20, 2012.
About Olympusat Inc.
Olympusat, Inc. owns, operates and distributes independent linear and non-linear programming networks to the Cable, Satellite, and Telco industries, in addition to multi-platform offerings including mobile, IPTV and broadband networks. The company represents Hispanic, Specialty and Faith & Family networks such as the 10 channels of Olympusat's Spanish Language Ultra HDPlex, Cine Mexicano, ¡Sorpresa!, Gran Cine, FUNimation Channel, Untamed Sports and Parables. Olympusat is the leading distributor of Hispanic networks in the United States and is the Spanish-language leader in HD linear programming in the United States. Olympusat, Inc. also owns two strategic business units: Olympusat Digital Production, which provides HD optical scanning and restoration services and Olympusat Telecom, which enables broadband solutions and content rich media platforms for entertainment clients. For more information please visit www.olympusat.com.