New York, NY–(HISPANIC PR WIRE)–May 24, 2007–Juniper Content Corporation (OTCBB: JNPC; “Juniper”), a media and entertainment company which owns and operates Firestone Communications, announced today that it has signed an agreement with the LoneStar Channel to provide master control and uplink broadcast services for their upcoming network launch in Texas. Beginning July 9th, LoneStar Channel will provide regional sports and entertainment programming 24 hours, seven days a week on Cable One, Charter Cable and Time Warner Cable utilizing Firestone Communications’ broadcast facilities.
“This agreement underscores the value of our facility’s broadcast capabilities including our Master Control, Traffic Management and Uplink Services on Intelsat G-23,” stated, Leonard Firestone, Firestone’s COO. “We expect our partnership with LoneStar to provide over $1.25 million in revenue for the company over a three-year period.”
LoneStar Channel is a regional sports and entertainment network that provides Texas-focused programs such as minor league baseball, basketball, boxing, wrestling, hunting and several other outdoor lifestyle programming.
About Juniper Content Corporation
Juniper Content Corporation is a media and entertainment company focused on branded content services in high growth markets across multiple distribution channels. On January 19, 2007, it merged with Firestone Communications, owner and operator of ¡Sorpresa!, the nation’s first Hispanic children’s television network and digital community. ¡Sorpresa! is offered on Cablevision, Charter, Comcast, Cox, Time Warner, Verizon and The National Cable TV Cooperative. ¡Sorpresa! is also available through third party mobile and broadband platforms, including Brightcove, Google Video, MSN Latino, AOL Video, Akimbo, Verizon Wireless, MobiTV and sorpresatv.com. In addition, Firestone provides satellite uplink services for television network distribution, and production facilities and services for video program production.