Truli and The Word Network Expands the World-Wide Outreach to the Black Community
LOS ANGELES, CA–(Marketwired – Aug 28, 2014) – Truli Media Group, Inc. (OTCQB: TRLI), parent company of www.Truli.com, a global, faith and family friendly media content platform and social community hub, has announced that renowned African-American ministries have joined their platform through the content offered by The Word Network.
The Word Network was founded in February of 2000 by Kevin Adell and his father the late Franklin Z Adell. In the past twelve years the network has gained recognition as the network of choice for African American programming by featuring ministries, an informative Christian focused television lineup and gospel music.
Since the network’s launch in 2000, “The Word Network” based in Southfield, Michigan, is available in over 200 countries reaching millions of viewers in Europe, Africa, Asia, Australia, and the Americas. The Word Network reaches nearly 86 million homes in the U.S. alone through DirecTV, Comcast, Time Warner Cable, Bright House Networks, Cox, Cablevision, Charter, and a host of other cable operators and another 9 million homes on Sky TV in the U.K.
Truli has added over a hundred hours of video on demand programming content from The Word Network. Many of these pastors are leaders in the Black community including, Bishop TD Jakes, Bishop Charles H. Ellis III, Bishop Noel Jones, Dr. Michael Freeman, Dr. Mark Chironna, Pastor R.A. Vernon, Bishop Walter Scott Thomas, Paula White, Joyce Meyer, Michael Freeman, Joseph Prince, Raul Ries, and Dr. Fredrick K Price. Combine this with the recent content deal struck with the Pastors of Oakland, an organization with over eighty-five (85) churches and a membership of one hundred-twenty (120) pastors, and Truli has quickly become one of the most ethnically diverse platforms in the world.
Michael Solomon, founder, chairman and CEO of Truli Media Group, recognized for his vision in the development of many successful media projects, stated: “The Black community is recognized as being one of very strong Christian faith domestically and around the globe. Adding The Word Network content and the many other Black ministries and churches we offer allows us to serve the U.S., and the world with the best in inspirational messages and music with very high production values. Our objective is for Truli to be the destination platform designed for all peoples searching for content that is safe for the family and encompasses Christian principles.”
Truli recognizes the importance of providing relevant content for all audiences and also includes a Spanish language platform designed entirely in Spanish. Truli offers the content that people are searching for, ranging from Bible studies, sermons, conferences, entertainment, music, movies, etc.
Truli.com offers a unique distribution platform focused on Christian and family-friendly content that is free for users to view, interact and engage with on any mobile apparatus such as tablets, phones, smart TV, etc. Truli is free for ministries as many additional sermons are delivered weekly, as well as music videos, film/television content, sports, comedy and educational material. Truli offers a single platform that is flexible and easy to access to connect users, enabling the delivery of relevant and family content to the Evangelical community market of 100+ million people in the U.S. (and 700+ million outside the U.S.) representing $4.3 billion of annual gross industry sales in the U.S. alone.
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