Toronto, ON — ARHT Media Inc. (“ARHT”) (TSX-V:ART) (OTCQB:ARHTF), a company that creates digital human holograms called HumaGrams™, is pleased to announce the appointment of Irving Azoff to the company’s Board of Advisors.
Mr. Azoff states, “As chairman of Azoff MSG Entertainment I immediately recognized how great the ARHT technological platform is. The ability to conduct ecommerce is an important game changer for this company when it comes to ticketing and concert awareness. There are many potential ways to exploit this unique technology. I’m pleased to be a member of the advisory board.”
CEO Paul Duffy states, “We are very excited to have Mr. Azoff on the board of advisors of ARHT. He truly is a magnate in the music, entertainment and events industries as well as in Hollywood. Our company will not only benefit from his great experience, but we also hope to leverage the vast network of celebrity contacts that Mr. Azoff brings with him to exponentially grow our Digital Celebrity Rights portfolio.”
About Irving Azoff
Irving Azoff is an American personal manager, representing recording artists in the music industry such as Christina Aguilera, the Eagles, Joe Walsh, Van Halen, Thirty Seconds to Mars, Steely Dan, Chelsea Handler and Lindsey Buckingham of Fleetwood Mac. Since September 2013, he has been chairman and CEO of Azoff MSG Entertainment, a new venture with The Madison Square Garden Company. Prior to this he served as chairman and CEO of Ticketmaster Entertainment and was Executive Chairman of Live Nation Entertainment and CEO of Front Line Management. In 2012 he topped Billboard’s Power 100 and was named the most powerful person in the music industry.
About ARHT Media
ARHT Media Inc. creates HumaGrams™ – the world’s most believable and interactive human holograms. HumaGrams™ are generated using our Augmented Reality Holographic Technology (ARHT™), which is a scalable, repeatable and transportable form of 3D without the use of special glasses. This unique platform makes it possible for people to engage with our HumaGrams™, opening up a wide range of applications from interactive retail displays, tradeshow booths, presentations, live shows and concerts. The various applications can be integrated into multiple forms of proximity and mobile marketing tactics to connect with audiences, drive sales efforts and create memorable experiences.
ARHT Media Inc. was co-founded in 2012, by Rene Bharti (Chairman), and entertainer Paul Anka (Chairman, Board of Advisors). The company is supported by a diverse and seasoned Management team spearheaded by CEO Paul Duffy, a global entrepreneur and creator of the Digital Human Experience in online, mobile and holographic communications. ARHT’s team brings decades of experience from fields including entertainment, technology, marketing and finance. Advisors to the company include the likes of Larry King, Richard “Skip” Bronson, Jason Bateman, Michael Bublé, Carlos Slim and Irving Azoff.
ARHT Media trades under the symbol ART on the TSX Venture Stock Exchange.
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