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Destiny Media Technologies Names Vice President and Chief Operating Officer for Clipstream® Business

 Destiny Media Technologies Names Vice President and Chief Operating Officer  for Clipstream® Business  VANCOUVER, Aug. 13, 2014 /CNW/ - Destiny Media Technologies (TSXV: DSY)  (OTCQX: DSNY) today announced the appointment of Dale Borland as the Vice  President and Chief Operating Officer for its Clipstream(® )business.  In  this position, Mr. Borland will be responsible for overseeing all aspects of  the Clipstream(®) business, including the strategic plan, personnel, sales  and marketing, and product strategy.  Mr. Borland brings more than 25 years of leadership experience in successfully  commercializing new technologies in multiple international markets.  Mr. Borland joined Microsoft Corp. in 1989 and during his 17-year tenure, he  held senior management and executive roles in a number of fast growth  divisions, with accomplishments that included:        --  Revenue growth in excess of 400% in each of the business units         he led     --  In Global Operations and IT Services across EMEA, he was         responsible for supporting 28 countries, over 7,000 clients and         $4B in revenue and sales operations     --  Mr. Borland headed up strategy, sales, marketing and channels         development for Microsoft's pursuit of the home market during         the time of initial commercialization of the MSN Network,         Digital Media products and Xbox, achieving annual revenues of         $200 million.  Mr. Borland has served in leadership roles in medium size enterprises as well  as early stage entrepreneurial ventures. In 2006, he was appointed to the role  of President & CEO of Marqui Inc., where he led a strategic change in product,  sales and services into a SaaS operating company, which culminated in an  acquisition in the fall of 2009. From 2010-2012, Mr. Borland served as Chief  Operating Officer at Wantsa Media Inc., an online transaction solution for  digital media and social content, focused on OEM licensing for clients such as  Yahoo, AT&T, and Chicago Times Media Group.  In addition, Mr. Borland was  Chief Revenue and Marketing Officer of Colligo Networks and Technical Director  at Bytech Limited.  "We are very excited to bring Dale into our senior management team. His global  operations, strategic planning and marketing background, combined with a  demonstrated ability to lead organizations to meaningful growth are an  excellent match for the needs of this position," said Steve Vestergaard, Chief  Executive Officer of Destiny Media Technologies. "His extensive background and  leadership will also be instrumental as we build out the sales, marketing and  support team for Clipstream(®)."  "With its multiple applications and ability to play across every major  browser, Clipstream(®) offers something unique in today's online video  technology landscape. The opportunity for this solution is significant in both  size and scale," said Mr. Borland. "I look forward to leading this effort and  contributing to the success of Destiny Media Technologies."  About Destiny Media Technologies, Inc. Destiny provides software products and  services that enable digital content owners to securely distribute and play  their audio and video content on line. The Company's two major product lines  are Clipstream(®) and Play MPE(®). Clipstream(®) (www.clipstream.com) is an  on line video format that plays on any current Internet enabled device  including smart phones, tablets, computers and televisions with no special  downloads or player installs. Play MPE(®) (www.plaympe.com) is the global  market leader in providing a standardized method to securely and cost  effectively distribute pre-release music to radio stations and other music  industry professionals. This full service solution provides secure file  distribution including promotional and support information, meta data,  streaming samples, customer and user data and analytics. More information can  be found at www.dsny.com    SOURCE  Destiny Media Technologies, Inc.  Investor Relations: Dave Mossberg, Three Part Advisors, 817-310-0051  To view this news release in HTML formatting, please use the following URL:  http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2014/13/c3745.html  CO: Destiny Media Technologies, Inc. ST: British Columbia NI: SOF 2575 WNEWS  
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