Adam Roseman, co-founder and CEO of CBG, stated, "I am extremely excited for our unmatched cross-border team to be joining forces with Kai-Shing Tao and his proven team at Remark Media. There is no doubt the acquisition will further jumpstart our growth through significantly enhanced resources and a collective focus on building a global media platform generating revenue from high-growth consumer transactions as well as media and advertising sales. The combination will enable the China operation to quickly scale its brand and other marketer collaboration, as well as dramatically enhance and roll out its analytics business through the combination with KanKan. We just completed our exclusive Emmy Awards broadcast to China, we are soon launching a number of new branded content initiatives, and our current programming continues to grow in both audience and monetization. It couldn't be a better time for this acquisition to be taking place."
For further information regarding the terms and conditions of the acquisition, please see Remark Media's Current Report on Form 8-K to be filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission in connection with the closing of the acquisition.
For more information on FansTang, please visit www.chinabrandinggroup.com.
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Remark Media, Inc. (NASDAQ: MARK) owns, operates and acquires innovative digital media properties across multiple verticals that deliver culturally relevant, dynamic content that attracts and engages users on a global scale. The company leverages its unique digital media assets to target the Millennial demographic, which provides it with access to fast-growing, lucrative markets. The company is headquartered in Las Vegas, Nevada, with additional operations in Los Angeles, California and in Beijing, Shanghai, Chengdu and Hangzhou, China. For more information, please visit the Company's website at www.remarkmedia.com.
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