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Wiley and ITProTV’s Video Content Now Available for Amazon Customers on Amazon Video

Wiley’s video assets provide customers with premium educational content options

Wednesday, June 15, 2016 10:23 am EDT

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"We’re excited to be a part of Amazon Video Direct and look forward to reaching a wider audience through this new, exciting platform."

HOBOKEN, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--John Wiley & Sons Inc. (“Wiley”) and ITProTV today announce that their topic-oriented training videos geared toward IT professionals are now available to Amazon customers via Amazon Video. Wiley utilized Amazon Video Direct (AVD), a new self-service program for creators and storytellers to make their video content available to Amazon customers, to make their educational content available to a broad audience.

“Amazon has always been a valued provider for Wiley,” said Barry Pruett, Vice President and Publisher, Professional Technology for Wiley. “We are in the process of really scaling up more content on Amazon Video to share with Amazon customers – starting with ITProTV. This goes hand-in-hand with Wiley’s digital transformation and commitment to provide certification strategies and skill building to our customers – whenever and however they want to consume our content.”

Initial educational videos from Wiley available on Amazon Video include ITProTV video training courses for certifications from CompTIA, Microsoft, Cisco, Project Management and the security industry. Wiley anticipates featuring more educational video content on Amazon Video in the coming months.

“We’ve been working closely with Amazon to ensure our content was ready to go for Amazon Video customers.” said Tim Broom, creator and founder of ITProTV. “We’re excited to be a part of Amazon Video Direct and look forward to reaching a wider audience through this new, exciting platform.”

Currently, 60 video courses from ITProTV are available on Amazon Video with even more new courses going live in the coming weeks. For more information about ITProTV or the courses now available on Amazon Video, contact Tim Broom at tim@ITPro.TV. For more information about the Wiley content available through Amazon Video, contact Chantal Kowalski at ckowalski@wiley.com.

About Wiley

Wiley is a global provider of knowledge and knowledge-enabled services that improve outcomes in areas of research, professional practice and education. Through the Research segment, the Company provides digital and print scientific, technical, medical, and scholarly journals, reference works, books, database services, and advertising. The Professional Development segment provides digital and print books, online assessment and training services, and test prep and certification. In Education, Wiley provides education solutions including online program management services for higher education institutions and course management tools for instructors and students, as well as print and digital content.

About ITProTV

ITProTV produces daily live-streamed, topic-oriented training videos geared toward IT professionals who want to get or stay current in their area of expertise, prepare for certification exams, and otherwise keep their portfolio of skills up to date. Each video is produced by an experienced instructor and archived according to exam and objective.

Contact:

John Wiley & Sons Inc.
Press:
Chantal Kowalski, 317-572-3492
Wiley Publicity Manager
ckowalski@wiley.com
or
ITProTV
Tim Broom, 352-600-6900
Tim@ITPro.tv

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