PORTLAND, Ore., July 30, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Rentrak (NASDAQ: RENT), the leader in precisely measuring movies and TV everywhere, has signed a TV measurement agreement with KFMB-TV, the CBS-affiliate in San Diego.
KFMB-TV, which was the first local television station to air in San Diego, will utilize Rentrak's massive and passive measurement system to provide their clients with more stable, accurate and comprehensive ratings information from more than 800,000 TVs in the San Diego market. Additionally, KFMB-TV will employ Rentrak's single-source Auto and Political Advanced Demographics to target commercial messages to these two advertising categories: auto purchasers and voter segments.
"We are pleased to offer Rentrak research and viewing data to our clients here in San Diego," said KFMB Stations Vice President and General Manager, Pat Nevin. "There are many unique, compelling and differentiating features to Rentrak's suite of offerings. We see great value and an opportunity to present additional metrics that will help target who is watching CBS 8."
"We are thrilled to welcome KFMB-TV to Rentrak's family of clients and look forward to a long and successful partnership with them," said Rentrak Executive Vice President of Local Television, Steve Walsh.
Rentrak (NASDAQ: RENT) is the entertainment and marketing industries' premier provider of worldwide consumer viewership information, precisely measuring actual viewing behavior of movies and TV everywhere. Using our proprietary intelligence and technology, combined with Advanced Demographics, only Rentrak is the census currency for VOD and movies. Rentrak provides the stable and robust audience measurement services that movie, television and advertising professionals across the globe have come to rely on to better deliver their business goals and more precisely target advertising across numerous platforms including box office, multiscreen television and home video. For more information on Rentrak, please visit www.rentrak.com.
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