Deal Allows AdsWizz to Expand Alternatives for Over-the-Air Radio Broadcasters to Stream Content Online and to Monetize that Content with Targeted Ads
San Mateo, Calif., April 17, 2014 — Recognizing that many terrestrial radio broadcasters are seeking alternatives to their current streaming and online monetization solutions, AdsWizz added content delivery network (CDN) leanStream to its roster, bringing to twenty-seven the number of CDN partners worldwide that have integrated AdsWizz’s ad insertion and ad serving technology.
Because AdsWizz partners with leading CDNs that each have their own specialties, its broadcaster customers can choose the service that best fits their needs while still having access to AdsWizz’s unique suite of monetization services.
“We’ve been helping radio broadcasters monetize their online audiences for years, by offering digital ad-serving technology and through AdWave, the world’s only global audio ad exchange,” said Alexis van de Wyer, AdsWizz CEO. “We are committed to offering our solutions to audio publishers in a turnkey and flexible way, and integrating our technology with an expanding roster of leading CDNs allows us to do that.”
Based in Toronto, leanStream specializes in streaming media solutions and tools for radio broadcasters and online audio services.
“We’re thrilled to be able to provide our clients AdsWizz’s market-leading audio ad delivery and scheduling tools” said David Huszar of leanStream. “With its sophisticated targeting capabilities, AdsWizz gives our stations powerful new tools to serve their advertisers marketing needs.”
leanStream is a streaming media solutions provider and CDN for radio broadcasters and online audio services, delivering mission-critical streaming with rock-solid reliability. The company serves audio content creators world-wide with complete streaming solutions from ingest to end-user, as well as custom tools and services to fill-in the missing distribution, monitoring or analytics pieces of their streaming infrastructure. For more information about leanStream, visit www.leanstream.ca.
AdsWizz is a leading global technology provider of advertising solutions for the digital radio and audio industries. Its server-side solutions and global audio ad exchange offer advertisers unique targeting capabilities and provide audio publishers powerful new ways to monetize their listenership. This has led AdsWizz to quickly become a go-to resource for many of the world’s most prominent ad networks, agencies, and digital audio publishers.