We are super pleased for our lovely members Screenburn.com, a VoD platform which enables the sale of video content through Facebook, have raised �500k in angel investment and have been featured by theguardian.com, cool huh?
Not only that, but they've only gone and hired some really impressive super-bods, to take their platform to the next stage, they are on fire!
"Screenburn�s app, which launched in December 2012, sits within clients� Facebook pages, taking payments from fans then making films available to stream for set periods of time.
Alongside the funding, the company has recruited Steve Macallister from television distributor Zodiak Rights and Howard Kiedaisch from digital cinema firm Arts Alliance Media to join its board of directors.
�There�s no question that much of the future of long form video content lies with digital streaming,� said Macallister in a statement. �Screenburn is exciting because it offers content owners an opportunity to reach out to people already engaged with a brand or a particular release online.�
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coverage from [theguardian.com],(http://www.theguardian.com/technology/2014/mar/20/screenburn-facebook-video-paul-mccartney-rolling-stones)
Thursday 20th March 2014.