Outdoor Channel and AT&T U-verse Renew Multi-Year, Multi-Platform Agreement
TEMECULA, Calif., March 14, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Outdoor Channel, America's leader In Outdoor TV, today announced that the network has renewed a multi-year agreement with AT&T U-verse® to carry Outdoor Channel in both Standard-Definition (SD) and High-Definition (HD) across all of its markets. U-verse TV carries Outdoor Channel on their Sports Pack and U450 tiers.
"We're pleased to extend our agreement with Outdoor Channel, which is an integral part of our efforts to provide our customers with a variety of quality content," said J. Christopher Lauricella, Assistant Vice President, AT&T. "This agreement helps us with strategic content initiatives, and we're proud to offer this channel for outdoor enthusiasts nationwide."
"AT&T U-verse is the fastest growing TV video provider in the U.S., and we are excited to announce the renewal of our existing carriage agreement. This deal is indicative of our mission to provide multi-point access to our rich content, and underscores the tremendous value of our offerings in the marketplace," said Randy Brown, Executive Vice President, Affiliate Sales & Marketing, Outdoor Channel. "We look forward to exploring how we can both deliver the most compelling and authentic outdoor experience across additional AT&T platforms during the years ahead."
Refreshing its programming quarterly with new and returning original series, Outdoor Channel packs its schedule with authentic hunting, fishing, shooting, off-road, adventure and conservation shows, like "Buccaneers and Bones," "Craig Morgan: All Access Outdoors," "The Crush with Lee and Tiffany" and "Ted Nugent Spirit of the Wild." The network is also home to the biggest on-air celebrities, both inside and outside of the outdoor industry. And, because a love of the great outdoors runs deep, frequent appearances are made by world-renowned actors, musicians, athletes and more. Tune in all season long to catch the non-stop thrills and action – only on Outdoor Channel.
Check local listings or log on to OutdoorChannel.com to find out how to get the network in your area.
About Outdoor Channel Holdings, Inc.
Outdoor Channel Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: OUTD) owns and operates Outdoor Channel, America's Leader In Outdoor TV, and Winnercomm Inc., an Emmy Award winning production and interactive company. Outdoor Channel offers programming that captures the excitement of hunting, fishing, shooting, off-road motorsports, adventure and the Western lifestyle and can be viewed on multiple platforms including high definition, video-on-demand, as well as on a dynamic broadband website. Winnercomm Inc. is one of America's leading and highest quality producers of live sporting events and sports series for cable and broadcast television. Outdoor Channel Holdings, Inc. also owns and operates the SkyCam and CableCam aerial camera systems which provide dramatic overhead camera angles for major sports events, including college and NFL football. For more information, please visit www.outdoorchannel.com.
Geographic and service restrictions apply to AT&T U-verse services. Go to att.com/U-verse to see if you qualify.
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