Synacor's Michael Bishara to Participate in TV Everywhere Panel at CableFAX TV Innovation Summit, September 24, New York City

Synacor's Michael Bishara to Participate in TV Everywhere Panel at CableFAX TV
Innovation Summit, September 24, New York City

BUFFALO, N.Y. and NEW YORK, Sept. 24, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Synacor Inc.
(Nasdaq:SYNC), the leading provider of next-gen startpages, award-winning TV
Everywhere solutions and cloud-based Identity Management (IDM) services,
across multiple devices for cable, satellite, telecom and consumer electronics
companies, today announced its SVP of Product and GM of TV Everywhere, Michael
Bishara, will be speaking in the "TV Everywhere: It's Here, So Where's the
Money?" panel at the CableFAX TV Innovation Summit: Monetizing Apps, TVE and
Social TV at 10:15 a.m. ET on Tuesday, September 24, Yale Club in New York,

A TV Everywhere visionary, innovator and pioneer, Michael Bishara, largely
credited as a force behind the development and successful launch of HBO GO and
now Synacor's award-winning, next-gen TV and TV Everywhere offerings, will
participate in a discussion around what should be done to take TV Everywhere
authentication to the next level without irritating customers or compromising
convenience and utility. The panel also will cover how to drive revenue
through advertising, sponsored content and customer engagement techniques, as
well as how content providers and distributors can work together to avoid
issues like customer ownership.

Other speakers in the "TV Everywhere: It's Here, So Where's the Money?" panel
include Mark Garner, A + E Television Networks; John Harran, Turner
Broadcasting System; Ron Lamprecht, NBCUniversal; and Maggie Suniewick,
Comcast Cable.

Prior to his current position, Bishara was senior vice president, HBO
Broadband/ Digital Group where he was responsible for the overall strategy,
development and rollout of broadband products, including industry benchmark
HBO GO. Before HBO, Bishara worked at Time Inc. and AT&T in marketing and
product leadership roles. Michael was recently named to Broadcasting & Cable's
2013 Digital All-Stars list and is a heavily sought-after speaker, having
recently presented at CES, Digital Hollywood, Variety Entertainment and
Technology Summit, NextTV Summit, OnScreen Media Summit, Streaming Media East
and TV of Tomorrow Show 2013.

Earlier this year, CableFAX recognized Synacor with the Best of the Web Award
for Best TV Everywhere Technology, highlighting its ability to improve TV
Everywhere by offering easier ways for subscribers to authenticate through
Social Login.

For more information on Synacor and its TV Everywhere services please visit or email To see Michael Bishara talk more
about TV Everywhere, please click here or here.

About Synacor

Synacor's white-label platform enables cable, satellite, telecom and consumer
electronics companies to deliver TV Everywhere, digital entertainment,
cloud-based services and apps to their end-consumers across multiple devices,
strengthening those relationships while monetizing the engagement. Synacor
(Nasdaq:SYNC), is headquartered in Buffalo, NY. For more information, visit

Integrate. Authenticate. Engage.

Forward-Looking Statements

This release includes certain forward-looking statements within the meaning of
the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These statements are
based on the current expectations or beliefs of management of Synacor, and are
subject to uncertainty and changes in circumstances. Actual results may vary
materially from those expressed or implied by the statements herein due to
changes in economic, business, competitive, technological and/or regulatory
factors, and other factors affecting the operation of the respective
businesses of Synacor. More detailed information about these factors may be
found in filings by Synacor, as applicable, with the Securities and Exchange
Commission, including their respective Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q. Synacor
is under no obligation to, and expressly disclaims any such obligation to,
update or alter their respective forward-looking statements, whether as a
result of new information, future events, or otherwise.

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