Berne, 12 April 2000
GlobalLink will continue the present activities of MediaLink in the area of audio and video transfer. The company plans and implements the transfer of audio and video signals from an event location to the destination site across radio and satellite links. Major customers include local, national, and international radio and TV companies. The strategy of GlobalLink focuses on building up event business. Activities in Europe are also scheduled for expansion.
The MediaLink hive-off is receiving financial support from the Swisscom venture fund founded in 1998. MediaLink´s operations are not part of Swisscom´s core business.