A big day for Brightcove.
From the press release:
“Video is a crucial piece to an online news and information presence today,” said Lincoln Millstein, senior vice president & director of Digital Media for Hearst Newspapers. “We are excited to roll out Internet video channels and vlogs using Brightcove on our newspapers’ Web sites and across the Web. The video will enhance offline content and will also build an entire experience and community around this new content.”
“Hearst Newspapers includes some of the most respected and widely read publications in the news business today,” said Jeremy Allaire, chairman and chief executive officer, Brightcove. “We are excited to be working with Hearst to engage readers with new video offerings and encourage community involvement. The Internet video channels will not only expand the reach of individual newspaper brands, but will also foster new revenue opportunities through online advertising.”