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IDW Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Fiscal Year 2019 Results

Fourth Quarter Revenue Surges on Deliveries of “V Wars” and “October Faction” to Netflix

NEWARK, NJ AND LOS ANGELES, CA / January 23, 2020 / IDW Media Holdings, Inc. (OTC PINK: IDWM), an integrated media company, today reported a fourth quarter net loss per share of $2.29 on revenue of $33.9 million and a full fiscal year net loss per share of $3.90 on revenue of $62.6 million for the three months and twelve months ended October 31, 2019, respectively.

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IDW Media Holdings to Present at the Sidoti & Company Fall 2016 Emerging Growth Convention

Fully Integrated Media Company, including comic books, television shows, board games, and distribution of tourist information, are all part of the growing company to present on November 1, 2016

 

SAN DIEGO, CA / ACCESSWIRE / October 26, 2016 / IDW Media Holdings, Inc. (OTC: IDWM), the company that includes IDW Publishing, the award-winning comic book and graphic novel publisher in both print and digital platforms including online, mobile and emerging technologies, with prominent and respected television shows through IDW Entertainment, tabletop board and card games through IDW Games, high-end print collectibles with IDW Limited, and distribution of tourism information through CTM, today announced that Ted Adams, Chief Executive Officer and Les Rozner, Chief Financial Officer, will present at the Sidoti & Company Fall 2016 Emerging Growth Convention in New York City.

Event: Sidoti & Company Fall 2016 Emerging Growth Convention

When:  Tuesday, November 1, 2016

Where: New York Marriott Marquis – 5th Floor

1535 Broadway, New York, NY 10036  

The company is scheduled to deliver a presentation on Track 2 at 2:25pm EST. Investors interested in attending and scheduling a one-on-one meeting with management should click the link https://www.meetmax.com/sched/event_38449/investor_reg_new.html?attendee_role_id=INVESTOR

For general information about the event, please visit the conference website below:
http://www.meetmax.com/sched/event_38449/~public/conference_home.html

Updated November 1, 2016

The company’s presentation will be available for the public to access via its corporate website: idwmediaholdings.com or Webcast Registration Link: http://wsw.com/webcast/sidotico2/idwm

This webcast will be archived for 90 days following the live presentation.

More information about IDW Media Holdings can be found on the About page of this website.


 

About the Sidoti & Company Emerging Growth Convention: The Sidoti & Company Fall 2016 Emerging Growth Convention will focus on companies with market capitalizations of $600 million and less, connecting their executive management teams with institutional and high-net-worth investors while building interest and visibility into the most overlooked, undervalued segment of the equity market.

About Sidoti & Company, LLC: Sidoti & Company, founded in 1999, is Wall Street’s preeminent provider of equity research generally focused on companies with market capitalizations of under $3 billion. Sidoti & Company’s approach affords institutional investor clients a combination of high-quality research of over 250 companies, a small- and micro-cap company focused nationwide sales effort, broad access to corporate management teams, and extensive trading support. Sidoti & Company serves nearly 500 institutional clients in the U.S., Canada, and the U.K., including many leading managers of portfolios with $200 million to $2 billion of assets. They also host a biannual Emerging Growth Convention in New York, and are a provider of company sponsored research. For more information, please refer to Sidoti & Company


About IDW Media Holdings

IDW Media Holdings, Inc. (OTC: IDWM) is a fully integrated media company, which includes publishing, games, entertainment, and the San Diego Comic Art Gallery.  IDW Publishing’s comic book and graphic novel catalog includes some of the world’s most popular entertainment brands including TransformersMy Little PonyStar TrekTeenage Mutant Ninja TurtlesGhostbusters, and Disney’s classic characters. At IDW’s core is its commitment to creator-owned comics including 30 Days of NightLocke & Key, Wormwood, RagnarökV-Wars, and Archangel. The acclaimed and award-winning imprints; Top Shelf, The Library of American Comics, Yoe! Books, March and Artist Editions, showcasing the greatest original art ever published in American comic books.

IDW Games’ diverse line-up includes the international phenomenon Machi Koro, as well as hit licensed games such as X-FilesBack to the FutureThe Godfather, and TMNT.

IDW Entertainment currently serves as the worldwide distributor of Wynonna Earp airing on the Syfy Channel in the U.S. and is producing BBC America’s Dirk Gently, based the best seller by Douglas Adams starring Elijah Wood and Sam Barnett, and Brooklyn Animal Control for USA Network.

CTM Media Group Inc. a subsidiary of IDW Media Holdings is one of North America’s largest distributors of tourism information distributing over 100 million brochures last year.

For all media inquiries, please contact:

MEDIA CONTACT – Steven Scott
steven@idwpublishing.com
858-270-1315; 2139

All statements above that are not purely about historical facts, including, but not limited to, those in which we use the words “believe,” “anticipate,” “expect,” “plan,” “intend,” “estimate,” “target” and similar expressions, are forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. While these forward-looking statements represent our current judgment of what may happen in the future, actual results may differ materially from the results expressed or implied by these statements due to numerous important factors. Our filings with the SEC provide detailed information on such statements and risks, and should be consulted along with this release. To the extent permitted under applicable law, we assume no obligation to update any forward-looking statements.

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Ettractions Expands Touch Screen Network in Western U.S. & Canada

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Ettractions Inc, a leader in the travel and tourism marketing sector, today announced the expansion of their award-winning ExploreBoard network in Western U.S. and Canada. Beginning in January, Ettractions will officially launch 13 new touch screen networks though a licensing agreement with Certified Folder Display Service, Inc. The expansion will include popular tourism destinations such as San Francisco, Los Angeles, Orange County, San Diego, Las Vegas, Dallas, San Antonio, Houston, New Orleans, Phoenix, Portland, Seattle and Vancouver. The latest licensing agreement plans include nearly 200 kiosks by the fall of next year, expanding the Ettractions ExploreBoard network to over 50 destinations with 570 in-market touch screen displays.

The latest Ettractions ExploreBoard expansion reflects the growing demand for engaging content in the hospitality and tourism environment.— Peter Magaro, President of CTM Media Group Inc.

“The latest Ettractions ExploreBoard expansion reflects the growing demand for engaging content in the hospitality and tourism environment. We are thrilled to see our visitor marketing touch screens expand to new markets. Place-based media that is both interactive and portable like the Ettractions ExploreBoard have been well received by hotels, attractions and visitor centers.” states Peter Magaro, President of CTM Media Group Inc.

“We are really excited about the partnership with Ettractions and the launch of the new ExploreBoard digital network. With International markets continuing to grow, the ExploreBoard’s ability to deliver visitor information in six different languages is very appealing to both our advertisers and our hospitality host partners.” states Bill Deering, Senior Vice President/General Manager of Certified Folder Display Service, Inc.

With over 19.5 million digital engagements last year, Ettractions has proven to be a popular resource among tourists and visitors. The cutting edge marketing tool targets travelers when they are in-market and in the mindset of making travel purchasing decisions. Portable from the touch screen to a personal device via email or text message, Ettractions is transforming how and when visitors receive information. Providing a customized experience unique for each guest, the Ettractions brand continues to reinvent itself with advancements and new touch screen features including dynamic categories. The ExploreBoard allows advertisers to feature their attraction, restaurant, activity or service with enhanced content including video, maps, optional ticketing and reservations. The content is also updated in real-time making event and other seasonal updates rather seamless.

The success of the in-market digital touch screen platform powered by the ettractions.com has been astounding. More than 1,500 travel and tourism businesses currently utilize Ettractions digital marketing solutions to promote their business to visitors. From popular central and east coast cities (Toronto, New York, Boston, Philadelphia, Chicago, Cleveland and Miami) to partnerships with local hotels, attractions, convention and visitor bureaus and other licensing agreements in the Caribbean and beyond, Ettractions Inc. and CTM Media Group Inc. have continued grow year after year.

Inquiries to host or advertise on ettractions.com or ettractions ExploreBoard may contact sales@ettractions.com. To learn more about ExploreBoard visit www.ettractions.com/explore

About Ettractions
Ettractions Inc. and CTM Media Group Inc. are owned and operated by IDW Media Holdings Inc. (OTC Pink Markets: IDWM) based in Stamford, CT. Ettractions Inc. is a multi-channel digital marketing platform for the hospitality and travel industry. Ettractions works with local businesses in the tourism sector to delivering relevant visitor information for tourists and visitors via web, mobile, touch screen and eNews digital solutions.
Diane Salvo
CTM Media Group
203.716.8373

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CTM MEDIA HOLDINGS (CTMMA; CTMMB) TO BECOME IDW MEDIA HOLDINGS

Entertainment Company To Register with SEC; Seek to Move Listing From Pink Sheets to an Exchange, Ted Adams will be CEO

CTM Media Holdings, Inc., a holding company consisting of CTM Media Group and a majority interest in IDW, announced today that it will begin operating under the name IDW Media Holdings to reflect the growth of IDW as its principal line of business, and Ted Adams, a founding partner and current CEO and Publisher of IDW, will take over as CEO of IDW Media Holdings.

IDW Media Holdings, Inc. will be an integrated media company consisting of IDW Publishing, the award-winning, San Diego-based comic-book and graphic novel publisher; CTM Media Group, a distributor of print and digital advertising; IDW Entertainment, the television-development arm of IDW Publishing; San Diego Comic Art Gallery, a new comic art gallery space launching in summer 2015; Ettractions, a travel-based web portal; Top Shelf Productions, a publisher of independent and creator-driven graphic novels; IDW Games, producer of tabletop board games and card games; and IDW Limited, the high-end print collectibles division of IDW Publishing.

“Ted Adams has built IDW into an entertainment giant,” said Howard Jonas, the chairman of CTM Media Holdings. “IDW’s growth in just its fifteen years of existence has been extraordinary and is a testament to Adams’ ability to build, diversify and grow his business. He is the perfect person to serve as CEO over IDW Media Holdings and continue to grow all its interests in exponential ways.”

CTM Media Holdings currently has two classes of common stock listed on the OTC Pink Sheets Pink Tier under the symbols CTMMA and CTMMB. As part of an integrated effort to boost the presence of the Company, IDW Media Holdings will register its common stock under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 and seek to list its shares on a national securities exchange with a ticker symbol reflecting its updated identity.

“These changes will be great for all of our media business units and even better for investors,” said Ted Adams, IDW Media Holdings’ CEO. “As I’ve done throughout my time running IDW Publishing, I am looking to grow the business with the established teams we already have in place. We are poised to make IDW Media Holdings into something truly beneficial for all involved.”

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About IDW Publishing

IDW is an award-winning publisher of comic books, graphic novels and trade paperbacks, based in San Diego, California. Renowned for its diverse catalog of licensed and independent titles, IDW publishes some of the most successful and popular titles in the industry, including: Hasbro’s The TRANSFORMERS, G.I. JOE and MY LITTLE PONY; Disney’s classic characters including Mickey Mouse, Donald Duck, and Uncle Scrooge; Paramount/CBS’s Star Trek; Nickelodeon’s Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles; Zombies vs. Robots by Chris Ryall and Ashley Wood; Ragnarök from Eisner Award-winner Walter Simonson; and Little Nemo from the award-winning duo of Eric Shanower and Gabriel Rodriguez. IDW is also home to acclaimed imprints such as the Library of American Comics, which publishes classic comic reprints, Yoe! Books, a partnership with Yoe! Studio, IDW Artist’s Editions, and Top Shelf Productions.

IDW’s critically- and fan-acclaimed series are continually moving into new mediums. Currently, Jerry Bruckheimer Films and Disney are creating a feature film based on World War Robot; Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson and Warner Brothers are producing a film based on Ashley Wood’s Lore; Michael Bay’s Platinum Dunes and Sony are bringing Zombies vs. Robots to film, Alex Kurtzman is producing a movie based on Locke & Key at Universal. 

IDW Entertainment was started in 2014 to fund, develop, and oversee brand extensions across IDW Publishing’s portfolio of comics and graphic novels for the global television market. IDW Entertainment is currently in development with a slate of properties for television including the chilling and realistic vampire thriller, V Wars, by New York Times Best Seller Jonathan Maberry with writer/executive producer Tim Schlattmann (Dexter, Smallville); Douglas Adams’ Dirk Gently’s Holistic Detective Agency, with writer/executive producer Max Landis (Chronicle); and many others.

 

About CTM Media Group

CTM Media Group is one of North America’s largest distributors of tourism information. Distributing over 100 million brochures last year, CTM’s comprehensive network includes over 13,000 brochure information displays, and over 330 award-winning touch screen kiosks.

CTM’s distribution network proactively reaches visitors when they are actively looking for fun things to do. Set in major visitor markets, CTM’s in-market distribution networks include hotels, attractions, interstate routes, convention centers, transportation centers, local residents and sport shops.

 

Forward-Looking Statements

This press release contains statements that constitute forward-looking statements. These forward-looking statements may use such forward-looking terminology as “expect,” “look,” “believe,” “plan,” “anticipate,” “may,” “will,” “intend” or similar statements or variations of such terms or otherwise express views concerning trends and the future. Such forward-looking statements involve certain risks and uncertainties. Actual results may differ materially from such forward-looking statements. CTM Media Holdings, Inc. assumes no obligation for updating any such forward-looking statement at any time.

 

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CTM Media Holdings, Inc. Announces Increase in its Quarterly Dividend to $1.63 Per Share

Stamford, Connecticut –  The Board of Directors of CTM Media Holdings, Inc. (OTC Pink Markets: CTMMA, CTMMB) decided yesterday to increase the amount of its quarterly dividend from $1.20 per share to $1.63 per share to holders of its Class A, Class B and Class C common stock.

The dividend will be paid on or about October 1, 2014 to stockholders of record of as of the close of business on September 23, 2014. The declaration of future dividends will be at the discretion of the Board of Directors and will depend on the Company’s financial condition, results of operations, capital requirements, business conditions and other factors, as well as a determination by the Board that dividends are in the best interest of stockholders at that time.

CTM Media Holdings, Inc., a Delaware corporation, is a holding company consisting of the following principal businesses:

  • CTM Media Group, our brochure distribution company and other advertising based product initiatives focused on small to medium sized businesses
  • Our majority interest in Idea and Design Works, LLC, a comic book and graphic novel publisher that creates and licenses intellectual property.

Forward-Looking Statements
This press release contains statements that constitute forward-looking statements. These forward looking statements may use such forward-looking terminology as “expect,” “look,” “believe,” “plan,” “anticipate,” “may,” “will,” “intend” or similar statements or variations of such terms or otherwise express views concerning trends and the future. Such forward-looking statements involve certain risks and uncertainties. Actual results may differ materially from such forwardlooking statements. CTM Media Holdings, Inc. assumes no obligation for updating any such forward-looking statement at any time.

 

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CTM Media Holdings, Inc. Enters into a Multi-Year Agreement with its Chairman Howard Jonas

STAMFORD, CT. – CTM Media Holdings, Inc. (OTC Pink Markets: CTMMA, CTMMB) today announced a five plus-year agreement with its Chairman, Howard Jonas that commences on the expiration of the current agreement in October 2014. The agreement includes the grant of 38,796 restricted shares of CTM’s Class B common stock in lieu of a $50,000 bonus and total compensation for the five plus-year period between October 16, 2014 and December 31, 2019 of $2,277,760.

CTM is entering into this agreement with Mr. Jonas at this time in anticipation of the expiration of Mr. Jonas’ current agreement, which expires on October 14, 2014, and the final vesting of the previously grant of restricted shares of CTM’s Class B common stock on October 14, 2013. In October 14, 2009, CTM’s Board of Directors granted Mr. Jonas, 1,800,000 restricted shares of CTM’s Class B common stock with a value of $1,250,000 on the date of grant in lieu of a cash base salary for five years.

CTM’s management expressed that it is pleased to recognize the tremendous effort and value Mr. Jonas continues to bring to the company as an active Chairman and key member of the management team, and to secure that ongoing contribution for the long term without taxing the company’s cash resources. The cash would be available for payment of dividends and for the working capital and growth capital necessary for the businesses.