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Grand Pairie, TX, United States, 2012/07/10 - Today, FYI Television, Inc. (FYI), the leading provider in TV listings schedules and programming content, announced the recent expansion into additional office space - FYITelevision.com.
The corporate office of the growing organization now occupies an additional 6,000 square feet across multiple floors within its Class A office building. FYI executives say the expansion is a push for additional image and metadata content to exceed client demands for “Over-The-Top” TV (OTT) content that will soon be introduced to a wide range of video enabled devices, like smart phones, tablets, desktops/laptops and smart TVs for consumers.
FYI has upgraded server hardware, network systems, software technology and personnel to accommodate future growth. FYI plans to add up to 30 new staff member positions by end of fourth quarter 2012.
Nat Mansell, Vice President of Business Development and Data Solutions, said,“We are excited about our growth and what it means in terms of new opportunities for both our employees and clients. These additions will allow us to expand our product offerings with richer and deeper content while continuing to exceed our prospect and client expectations.”
The majority of extra footage has been devoted to the growth of the rich media content team, data solutions and client services, enabling the company to maintain its commitment of complete and accurate television entertainment content and program schedule listings.
“Our mission is to continue to be the premier television listings and rich media content metadata provider. We have always been about first-rate products, nothing less. This expansion helps us stand on our continued commitments to our clients, prospects, company and employees,” said Christopher Stark, Sr., President and CEO of FYI.
Stark says he wants FYI’s clients’ subscribers and readers to have the most dynamic user experience across any device imaginable and to accomplish that these days, imagery is everything. He strives for clients to see and experience the results of fantastic, first-rate content realized firsthand.
About FYI Television
FYI Television, Inc. (fyitelevision.com) accumulates TV entertainment content and linear scheduling data from over 12,000+ TV networks daily, aggregating the information in customized formats to various television, mobile, Internet and print clients. Located in the heart of the Dallas/Fort Worth metroplex, the company is accredited for quick turn-around of top data that maintains the highest standards of accuracy, flexibility, scalability and consistency. Clients such as AT&T, Verizon, Microsoft, comScore, NBC Universal, Rentrak and Motorola Mobility turn to FYI for its top-notch TV data and extensive rich media content database that allows for unique customization of listings.
FYI also is the primary television content listing supplier fueling E-Guide Services, Inc. (EGS) with nightly TV data for its products, E-GuideTV, E-GuideTV+ and others. FYI allows EGS to serve industries such as hotels, hospitals, universities, MDUs and other commercial establishments lacking affordable, customized TV listings accessibility with television information solutions.
FYI is an established industry leader, using custom, state-of-the-art hardware and software to provide television-related entertainment metadata to cable TV, satellite TV and mobile device distributors in domestic and international markets.