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EMA to Manage National Association of Video Distributors

(January 21, 2014) … The National Association of Video Distributors (NAVD) announced today that longtime NAVD Executive Director Bill Burton will retire in the spring and the Entertainment Merchants Association (EMA) will assume responsibility for managing NAVD. More>>>

2014 EMA Scholarship Application Deadline Extended to March 31, 2014

Applications for the 2014 academic scholarship to be awarded by the EMA Scholarship Foundation are now available and are due by March 31, 2014. One academic scholarship will be awarded to an employee of an EMA-member company or an immediate family member who will be engaged in undergraduate and graduate study on a full-time basis. The awardee will receive up to $16,000 total, which will be issued in four annual increments. More>>>

Digital EMA Annual Forum at CES

Las Vegas, NV (January 7, 2014) ... EMA held its Digital EMA Annual Forum at CES on January 7, which was attended by almost 100 representatives from retailers, distributors, content providers, and serve and technology companies. More>>>

Why The DVD Rental Is Still Viable: EMA's Mark Fisher on Bloomberg TV

EMA President & CEO Mark Fisher talks with Bloomberg TV about the future of the DVD rental business. Video>>>

Amazon, Netflix, and “Injustice: Gods Among Us” Campaign Receive Awards for Outstanding Achievement in Digital Entertainment

Morgan Spurlock Is Presented Visionary Award by Entertainment Merchants Association ENCINO, CA (September 24, 2013) … The Entertainment Merchants Association (EMA) today presented Amazon, Netflix, and the online campaign for the video game “Injustice: Gods Among Us” with “Digi” Awards for outstanding achievement in digital entertainment content, innovation, and retailing and recognized Morgan Spurlock with its Visionary Award. More>>>

Second Annual Los Angeles Entertainment Summit Doubles Number of Attendees

Three-Day Event Brought Together More Than 1,000

Home Entertainment And Video Game Content Producers, Retailers And Distributors And Industry Sponsors

Launch Of Two New Programs Added Value For All Attendees: Tech Tour And Knowledge Exchange

$600,000 Donated To Cystic Fibrosis

LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA (July 30, 2013)... The second annual Los Angeles Entertainment Summit, benefitting the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, was held at the Hyatt Regency Century City July 22-24. The event, co-chaired by Warner Bros. Home Entertainment’s Mark Horak and Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment’s Simon Swart and produced with the assistance of the Entertainment Merchants Association (EMA), created a forum in which entertainment content producers and retailers gathered to discuss developing consumer habits and trends in the home entertainment industry.  More>>>

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