DG FastChannel reports Q2 results


DG FastChannel, provider of digital media services to the advertising, entertainment and broadcast industries, reported record Q2 financial results. Consolidated revenue for Q2 was $43.7 million compared to $34.5 million in the same period of 2008, a 27% increase. Q2 revenue from the delivery of HD advertising content was $12.0 million compared to $6.7 million in the same period of 2008.

Scott Ginsburg, Chairman and CEO of DG FastChannel commented, “The Company is pleased to report strong financial and operating results for the second quarter including meaningful progress towards our most important strategic and financial objectives. HD content distribution remains a strong driver of DG FastChannel’s growth, and the number of advertisers creating HD campaigns that are managed and delivered through our proprietary network continues to expand. In addition, the points of destination capable of receiving HD-enabled advertising content have increased to approximately 600 in the second quarter, and the Company estimates this total will approach 1,000 by the end of the year. This activity supports our projections that HD revenue will continue to accelerate during 2009.”