Destiny Media Q1 Record Revenues Jump 89%

Third Consecutive Profitable Quarter Shows Over 39% Increase in Operating Income

Jan 14, 2010, 00:05 ET from Destiny Media Technologies

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Jan. 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Destiny Media Technologies (OTC Bulletin Board: DSNY) is pleased to announce results for the quarter ended November 30, 2009. Total revenue grew 20% over the prior quarter and 89% over the same quarter in the prior year to $1,047,528. This was the company's third consecutive profitable quarter with net income of $322,680 and EBITDA of $335,659.

Noting the long term trend, Fred Vandenberg, Destiny CFO, comments, "Revenue has grown from one quarter to the next in all but one quarter over the last three years due to growing usage of our Play MPE® digital delivery service.  The average consecutive quarter to quarter Play MPE® revenue growth was 29% over this period. Overall revenue growth averaged 90% per annum with Play MPE® revenues growing by in excess of 125% annually."

On December 1, 2009, subsequent to the end of the quarter, Destiny began a share repurchase program.  Since then, the company has repurchased a total of 194,800 shares for cancellation at an average purchase price of $.47, in compliance with SEC Rule 10b-18.

November 30,

November 30,

2009

2008

$

$

Revenue

1,047,528 

554,561 

Operating expenses

General and administrative

245,730 

182,384 

Sales and marketing

204,546 

254,920 

Research and development

291,657 

224,835 

Amortization

11,490 

7,937 

753,423 

670,076 

Income (loss) from operations

294,105 

(115,515)

Other income (expenses)

Other income

28,960 

32,137 

Interest income

948 

791 

Interest and other expense

(1,333)

(956)

Net income (loss) for the period

322,680 

(83,543)

About Destiny Media Technologies

Destiny Media (http://www.dsny.com) is the developer of the Play MPE® system (http://www.plaympe.com) which the recording industry uses to securely distribute new pre-release music through the internet to trusted recipients such as radio, media and VIPs.  Real time usage statistics are available at http://www.plaympe.com/v4/company/plaympestats.php

Company Contact:

Fred Vandenberg

CFO

Destiny Media Technologies, Inc.

604 609 7736 x236

fredv@dsny.com

Safe Harbor Statement:

"Safe Harbor" statement under the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995: This release contains forward looking statements that are subject to risks and uncertainties, including, but not limited to, the impact of competitive products and pricing, product demand and market acceptance, new product development, reliance on key strategic alliances, availability of raw materials, the regulatory environment, fluctuations in operating results and other risks detailed from time to time in the Company's filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

SOURCE Destiny Media Technologies



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