LOS ANGELES and PHOENIX, Nov. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Leading online content creator and aggregator OWNZONES announced a new partnership with international fitness star and top fitness and nutrition expert Obi Obadike. Under the new agreement, Obadike committed to acting as a spokesman for OWNZONES as well as creating video segments exclusive to the platform's subscribers. OWNZONES' multimedia platform will also allow the company to publish several of Obadike's upcoming book releases.
Obadike previously worked with celebrity clients including Morris Chestnut (The Best Man Holiday, "Nurse Jackie") and Stephen A. Smith (ESPN) and is a go-to source for several domestic and international outlets including Livestrong, Dr. Oz's sharecare.com and Bodybuilding.com.
"OWNZONES' supports my mission to educate the world about achieving physical and mental health," said Obadike. "I love what I do and am passionate about creating multi-media content that empowers people to change their lives. OWNZONES is the perfect outlet to merge with my brand as it enables me to reach fans with video, written and audio content, all in one location."
"It's exciting to attach such a well-respected, popular spokesman to our fastest growing genre of content, health and fitness," said Dan Goman, OWNZONES founder and president. "This comes at an ideal time as we head into the holidays and new year, a popular time for people to focus on self-improvement and improved lifestyle choices."
Members will be able to access Obadike's channel ad-free for $4.99 a month beginning in late December and can look forward to health, diet, fitness and overall lifestyle segments created exclusively for OWNZONES by their own production arm, OWNZONES Media Network. OWNZONES will also package Obadike's existing content for its members' discovery and consumption.
OWNZONES – now available across all online and handheld devices and with Google Chromecast – is a content aggregation service that is changing how consumers discover, access, collect and subscribe to digital content. With OWNZONES, users can enjoy all of their text, audio and visual content in one advertising-free space. OWNZONES partners with iconic news agencies such as Reuters and The Guardian, while simultaneously tapping into niche providers like CineSport, CelebTV, The Motley Fool and What's Trending as well as popular personalities like Obi Obadike, Jennifer Nicole Lee and Janis Saffell. By providing unbundled access, OWNZONES gives users the freedom to build their own collection of content on their own terms, and all for as little as 99 cents a month. For more information please visit www.ownzones.com, like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter.
About Obi Obadike
Over the past 6 ½ years Obadike has established himself as one of the top fitness experts/fitness personalities in the world and has been featured on more than 50 fitness and health magazines covers. In 2014 he was metrically recognized as one of top ten most influential fitness experts on the web by Dr. Oz's sharecare.com alongside Dr. SanJay Gupta, Jillian Michaels and Bob Harper. He was named 2012's "Writer of the Year" by Bodybuilding.com, arguably the largest fitness web site in the world. He has written over 100 articles in publications worldwide as one of his passions is a global education about healthy living. In addition to joining OWNZONES as a contributor and spokesman he is the current co-host of TV talker "Lifestyle Magazine" which airs weekly on TBN, several nationally syndicated networks and 190 other markets around the globe. For more information please visit www.obiobadike.com, like Obadike on Facebook and follow him on Twitter.