SendtoNews Video Inc. (“SendtoNews”) is pleased to announce a new syndication partnership with McClatchy (NYSE: MNI) , one of the largest newspaper publishers in the United States. The agreement will see the rollout of SendtoNews’ sports video content across McClatchy’s digital publishing operations, which reach vibrant communities ranging from Sacramento to Fort Worth to Miami.
“We are very pleased to welcome McClatchy to our publishing network,” states Matthew Watson, Executive Chair of SendtoNews. “McClatchy is a force in the US publishing market with such iconic brands as the Miami Herald (www.miamiherald.com) and the Kansas City Star (www.kansascity.com). They currently operate 29 dailies across 28 markets, all of which are growing faster than the US average. McClatchy’s digital properties and engaged, loyal readership add significant strength to our growing North American publisher network.”
“We are excited to join SendtoNews as a publishing partner,” states Andrew Pergam, Head of Video for McClatchy. “SendtoNews will instantly expand our sports coverage exponentially. The exclusive Major League Baseball content alone will have high appeal with our audience.”
McClatchy is a 21st century news and information leader, publisher of iconic brands such as the Miami Herald, The Kansas City Star, The Sacramento Bee, The Charlotte Observer, The (Raleigh) News and Observer, and the (Fort Worth) Star-Telegram. McClatchy operates media companies in 28 U.S. markets in 14 states, providing each of its communities with high-quality news and advertising services in a wide array of digital and print formats.
McClatchy is headquartered in Sacramento, Calif., and listed on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol MNI. For more information, visit: www.mcclatchy.com.
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