PORTLAND, Ore., Sept. 24, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- RENTRAK CORPORATION (NASDAQ: RENT), the leader in multi-screen media measurement serving the advertising, television and entertainment industries, today announced a TV Essentials contract with Azteca America, Inc. Azteca America broadcasts unique and engaging content in 75 local markets as well as nationally with cable, satellite and telco providers.
"Rentrak's granular and stable TV ratings information will allow us to determine the viewing behaviors of our consumers in all 210 media markets in order to better serve our viewers and to prove the true value of our engaged audience," said Martin Breidsprecher, CEO at Azteca.
"Rentrak is honored to have been selected by Azteca America to provide TV ratings. This continued adoption of Rentrak's ratings information demonstrates the credibility, importance and knowledge our TV measurement provides in the marketplace," said Chris Wilson president of National Television at Rentrak.
TV Essentials is Rentrak's television ratings measurement service that provides daily measurement of all TV networks nationally and at a granular level for TV stations in all 210 media markets nationwide. The service incorporates information from over 20 million televisions and is the only fully integrated system of detailed satellite, telco and cable TV viewing data commercially available.About Rentrak Corporation Rentrak (NASDAQ: RENT) is a global digital media measurement and research company, serving the most recognizable companies in the entertainment industry. With a reach across numerous platforms including box office, multi-screen television, and home video, Rentrak has developed more efficient metrics to be used as database currencies for the evaluation and selling of media. Rentrak is headquartered in Portland, Oregon, with additional U.S. and international offices. For more information on Rentrak, please visit www.rentrak.com. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20111007/MM82941LOGO) RENTM