CALGARY, Jan. 14 /CNW/ - Immersive Media Corp. (TSXV: IMC) ("IMC") is
expanding its position as the leader in 360 degrees Video by signing Mission
Geographic, LLC, as an Authorized Agent. Mission Geographic is using Immersive
Media's technology to provide Municipal Public Works Agencies, State
Transportation Departments, and Private/Public entities with Infrastructure
"Being an IMC Authorized Agent allows us to deliver end-to-end Immersive
Video services right out of the blocks," says Michael Robson, Principal,
Mission Geographic. "It offers immediate applicability and helpful solutions
throughout the entire life cycle process of asset/infrastructure management.
We are excited to be able to share this value added product of 360 degrees
Immersive Video with our clients."
Based out of Phoenix, Arizona, Mission Geographic utilizes Immersive 360
degrees, GPS-referenced spherical video and other data capturing techniques to
provide helpful solutions for asset/infrastructure management. These
value-added services allow decision makers to view and access the whereabouts
of their entire asset inventories from a desktop in their own office without
having to make lengthy field visits.
"Having Mission Geographic as an Agent enables us to increase our service
offerings to both existing and new clients in the geospatial industry," said
Myles M. McGovern, president & CEO of Immersive Media. "Mission Geographic
services give end users a cost-effective, comprehensive visual intelligence
solution that saves them repeated trips to the field. Immersive Media's
technology is revolutionary - it really does offer a breakthrough for so many
applications, including asset management, urban planning, security and
emergency response services."
IMC has designed the Authorized Agent Program to expand its distribution
channels while simultaneously capitalizing on its innovative, patented
You can see samples of Immersive Imagery at
About Mission Geographic, LLC
Mission Geographic utilizes the Immersive Media 360 degrees spherical
video and numerous other data capturing techniques to provide Municipal Public
Works Agencies, State Transportation Departments, and Private/Public entities
with Infrastructure Management services. We are committed to the advancement
of the infrastructure management field with particular specialization in GIS
data collection, condition assessments, and pavement/asset management program
Our value added services provide helpful solutions throughout the entire
life cycle process of asset/infrastructure management. Our clients benefit
from our experience in Public Works management. One simple and powerful way we
provide this service is we put in the hands of users; GPS referenced, 360
degrees Spherical video that allow decision makers to view and access the
whereabouts of their entire asset inventories from a desktop in their own
office without having to make lengthy field visits.
Visit www.mgis-us.com for more information.
About Immersive Media Corp.
IMC is the leading provider of full motion, high-resolution, interactive
spherical video technology and production services. Using eleven video streams
arranged according to geodesic geometry, Immersive video captures an almost
complete spherical image; a high-resolution 360 degree view of surroundings
that is seamlessly stitched together. IMC's immersive movies can integrate GPS
coordinates and other metadata producing our GeoImmersive(TM) video. IMC's
open platform design easily interfaces with industry standard applications and
databases providing viewers with greater visual detail for timely, fact-based
decision-making, and for the distribution of interactive streaming spherical
IMC's offerings include hardware, software, production and multi-platform
distribution services, and immersive imagery licensing. Applications include:
urban planning, oil and gas resource management, emergency response and first
responder operations, and cross platform advertising and entertainment media.
IMC is a publicly traded company that is listed under the symbol "IMC" on the
TSX Venture Exchange. For more information please visit
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result of new information, future events or otherwise.
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For further information: David G. Anderson, Investor Relations, Tel:
(866) 333-8817; Karen Tanaka, Media Relations, Tel: (866) 333-8817