JIG Media Acquires EastNewYork.com

BROOKLYN, N.Y. – Dec. 19, 2016 – PRLog — JIG MEDIA announced today that it has addedEastNewYork.com to its growing portfolio of digital media properties. EastNewYork.com’s neighborhood online portal and marketplace will provide residents and business owners with important updates as it relates to the development of the neighborhood. EastNewYork.com will provide a marketing and outreach engagement platform for community-based organizations, local retailers, elected officials, schools, real estate developers and businesses to share events.

Set to launch on January 2, 2017; EastNewYork.com aims to be recognized as one of the most comprehensive and accurate resources for editorial content, local events, and the latest East New York news. As per a recent article by DNA Info, East New York — after numerous years of studies, hearings and negotiations; the rezoning plan aimed at revitalizing and bringing more businesses and affordable housing to East New York got a City Council stamp of approval with a 45-1 vote with no abstentions. East New York sets the stage as the first of 15 neighborhoods targeted by Mayor Bill de Blasio to be rezoned as part of the administration’s city-wide plan to build and restore the neighborhood.

The CEO of JIG Media, Mr. Vernon Jones Sr., is excited about the potential of growth and value that EastNewYork.com brings. “There are a lot of developers and brokers looking to seize on East New York’s real estate growth potential, but we feel this acquisition has given us one of the most important real estate properties in East New York, and that’s the digital media property. We made a few acquisitions this past year but this acquisition is special to me personally, because I grew up in East New York.”

In partnership with its first Community Partner, ArtsENY, the launch of EastNewYork.com will kick off with a pre-launch party on Thursday, December 22, 2016; at ArtsENY, located at: 534 Livonia Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11207. The event will feature the opening of an art exhibit, highlighting 10 local artists from East New York. Elected officials, business owners and community-based organizations will be in attendance. For more details, please visit: www.eastnewyork.com.

ABOUT JIG MEDIA

JIG Media is a Digital Media Marketing Agency, using a unique, Hyperfocused, Omnichannel formula that allows its clients to dominate their markets. Since 2005, JIG has acquired digital media properties in the Sports, Real Estate, Politics, Lifestyle, Beauty, Apparel, Music and Entertainment industries. To connect with JIG Media Group, please visit: www.jig.media.