Johnston Press Teams with Brightcove to Launch Ad-Supported Online Video Network for Regional Newspapers

We are very excited to announce that Johnston Press, the UK's second largest regional media company, will use the Brightcove online video platform to launch and operate an ambitious ad-supported online video network for its 323 news websites.

The initiative will enable news websites, such as the Yorkshire Post and Lancashire Evening Post, to publish video, syndicate content, solicit user-generated video, and develop new revenue streams through online video advertising.

Johnston Press is the most recent addition to Brightcove's fast-growing UK customer base of news organizations, which also includes Guardian News & Media and Telegraph Media Group, and Times Online.

For more information, click here to read the full press release.