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New York, April 9, 2008 — Vibrant Media, the world leading video and contextual advertising network, announced today it has hired former Brightcove Midwest sales director, Walter Yang, as vice president, sales. Yang will establish the Chicago operations.

"Vibrant has created the largest contextual video ad network in this space and our expansion into Chicago will support our continued growth." said Doug Stevenson, CEO and co-founder of Vibrant Media. "We already work with a majority of the leading brand advertisers in this region and Vibrant's further commitment to this important market will allow us to further engage our clients."

In addition to its US offices in New York and San Francisco, Vibrant Media has locations in Germany, France and the UK. The company's contextual video and in-text advertising products reach more than 120 million unique users worldwide in more than 14 languages.

The Chicago operation will serve as a platform to create awareness and demand for Vibrant in-text advertising solutions for agencies and brand marketers in the Midwest and central regions of the US.

"Vibrant offers a powerful medium for leading brands and we are strategically hiring the best in the industry to support the growing demand for our products ," said John Sedlak, SVP Sales and Strategic Alliances, Vibrant Media. "Walter's extensive background in online video coupled with his experience in developing strategic partnerships and solutions directly aligns with Vibrant's overall business strategy."

"Vibrant's ability to combine precise contextual targeting with the brand impact of video is unparallel in the industry," said Yang. "I'm extremely excited to join Vibrant and I look forward to continued interaction with the savvy Chicago marketing community."

Prior to his post at Brightcove, Yang spent nearly 8 years at AOL across a variety of sales management roles.

About Vibrant Media
Headquartered in New York,Vibrant Media is a world leading video and contextual advertising network, giving marketers the opportunity to deliver highly targeted, user-initiatedd advertisements The company works closely with advertisers, agencies and Web publishers to plan, buy, deliver and optimize Vibrant In-Text Advertising campaigns across thousands of websites. Vibrant Video provides measurable brand engagement through the largest pay per click video advertising network. Reaching more than 120 million unique users per month, Vibrant Media manages more than five billion words per month for top advertisers such as Sony, Intel, New Line Cinema, Microsoft and Toyota. The company was founded in 2000 and has offices in New York, London, San Francisco, Chicago, Detroit, Paris and Hamburg, with more than 200 employees. The Company's rapid growth has been recognized by both the Inc. 500 and Deloitte Fast 50 list for two consecutive years. For more information, visit