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YOU On Demand Announces Chief Technology Officer 
 
   

NEW YORK, Feb. 13,    2014 /PRNewswire/ -- YOU On Demand Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: YOD) ("YOU On Demand"),    a leading multi-platform entertainment and Video On Demand company in China, has    announced the appointment of Mr. Kevin Lin as its    Chief Technology Officer.

   

An industry expert with a career spanning more than 20 years, Kevin will be    responsible for all facets of YOU On Demand's technology, product, and operations    initiatives, including technology development, product management & marketing,    content production and operations. Kevin will be based in China and report to the company's CEO.

   

"We are extremely delighted to welcome Kevin to YOU On Demand's global leadership    team," said CEO Weicheng Liu. "Kevin is a world-class    technologist with proven leadership in the development of innovative products and    services. I am confident that Kevin's arrival will greatly help our continued growth    as a content distribution company and additionally, help drive strategy as we move    forward to become a full-fledged consumer services business."

   

Prior to joining YOU On Demand, Kevin served as a principal architect at Huawei's    Silicon Valley Research Labs, advising internally on key technology disruptions and    major shifts. In addition, Kevin has filed over 10 utility patents in the multimedia    and wireless space.

   

Kevin started his career with Nortel, Ericsson, and Alcatel, and later developed    his leadership skills with start-ups at varying stages in Silicon Valley. Kevin has    extensive experience in content delivery networks, online/mobile video, social    networks and data analytics.

   

Kevin has a B.S. and M.Sc. in computer science and holds an MBA from the    University of Alberta in Canada.

   

About YOU On Demand Holdings, Inc. (http://www.yod.com)

   

YOU On Demand (NASDAQ: YOD), is a leading multi-platform entertainment company    delivering premium content, including leading Hollywood and China-produced    movie titles, to customers across China via    Subscription Video On Demand and Transactional Video On Demand. The Company has    secured alliances with leading global media operators and content developers.     YOU On Demand has content distribution agreements in place with many    of Hollywood's top studios including Disney Media Distribution, Paramount    Pictures, NBC Universal, Warner Bros., Miramax Films, Lionsgate and Magnolia    Pictures, as well as a broad selection of the best content from Chinese filmmakers.    The Company has a comprehensive end-to-end secure delivery system, governmental    partnerships and approvals and offers additional value-added services. YOU On Demand    has strategic partnerships with the largest media entities in China, a highly experienced management team with international    background and expertise in Cable, Television, Film, Digital Media, Internet and    Telecom. YOU On Demand is headquartered in New York,    NY with its China headquarters in    Beijing.

   
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           
           

CONTACT:

         



           

Jason Finkelstein

         


           

Robert Rinderman or Norberto            Aja

         
           

YOU On Demand

         


           

JCIR – Investor            Relations/Corporate Communications

         
           

212-206-1216

         


           

212-835-8500

         
           

jason.finkelstein@yod.com

         


           

YOD@jcir.com

         
           

@youondemand

         



   
   

SOURCE YOU On Demand Holdings, Inc.

 

 
    Source: PR Newswire (February 13, 2014 - 9:14 AM EST)
   
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