Elation Media, a Jackson, Mississippi-based media startup, raised $150k in seed funding.
Backers included Kansas business leader Paul Mai, who is the founder and former CEO of Salina-based PKM Steel Service, Inc.
Led by Founder/CEO Robert Schnitzer and chairman Gerald Levin, the former Chairman/CEO of Time Warner, Elation Media is a new global media venture developing 24×7 live and on demand television and internet channels serving the worldwide holistic consumer market. Programming topics include alternative medicine, world peace, visionary art, personal growth and the environment.
Elation Media will launch OTV Live and OTV On Demand in the fourth quarter of 2015.
The company, which also maintains a sales office Los Angeles, California, is now kicking off its Series A funding round.