Index Stock Imagery Enjoys New Alliance with Cellfish Media LLC
New York, NY, July 30, 2006 — Index Stock Imagery, The Independent Choice for Your Imagination, enjoys a new alliance with Cellfish Media LLC, a division of Lagardere Active. Working with its “small office/home office” division, Photos To Go, www.photostogo.com, Index will provide contemporary and fun imagery for use as cell phone wallpaper for Cellfish worldwide wireless clientele. Today millions of users are enjoying access to “infotainment” in the form of images, music, videos and ringtones focused on the tech savvy media generation. Photos To Go will supply up to one hundred new images per month that cell users will be able to download and enjoy. Millions of images are downloaded per month worldwide in this industry.
Mike Kaltschnee, VP of Business Development: “We’re excited that Cellfish Media has licensed Index images to use as cell phone wallpaper, and we’ll be providing a wide variety of photos from our 1,700 professional photographers to help keep the Cellfish Media products interesting and up-to-date.”
“We’re constantly looking to bring our customers the most compelling content available. Simply, Index Stock brings us an exhaustive catalog of the highest quality,” says Jonathan Dworkin, VP of A&R for Cellfish Media.
About Cellfish Media LLC
Cellfish Media LLC a division of Lagardere Active, creates and distributes original branded content including ringtones, wallpapers, animations, games and applications. Its divisions feature some of today’s biggest music artists (Lil Jon, Tego Calderon, Q-tip, Pitbull and Emilio Estefan) and includes Barrio Mobile, BlingGames and the widely acclaimed BlingTones, the world’s first wireless record label. Headquartered in New York City, Cellfish Media LLC brings together a team of 250 skilled professionals and generated 2005 revenues of $116 million.
About Index Stock
Index Stock Imagery, Inc.™ The Independent Choice For Your Imagination, is an award winning and innovative supplier of photographs, illustrations, and digital images. It represents over 1,700 professional photographers and 80 independent still image providers and has agents in 70 foreign countries. It represents dozens of domestic collections and has 1,000,000 images available online, of which 250,000 are Royalty Free images. Index was the first stock agency to begin storing and distributing images electronically. It started scanning its collection in 1992 and launched its first e-commerce site in 1994. Index’s million-image library is one of the largest and most complete collections of commercially available images in the world. Its four major Web sites, http://www.indexstock.com, http://www.indexopen.com, http://www.photostogo.com, and http://www.photostogounlimited.com, support emailable lightboxes, e-commerce shopping, prints, posters, postcards, cell phone wallpapers, and customized price grids and high-res comps, for qualified customers in the high end design, Web marketing, small business and consumer marketplaces. Index Open and Photostogo Unlimited are subscription services offering access to over 80,000 high quality images for a set monthly price.