LOS ANGELES, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- 02/28/08 -- CoMedia Corporation's (PINKSHEETS: CMTN) affiliated company America Football Alumni welcomes Eric Wright as VP of football operations. American Football Alumni (AFA) is based on the business model developed by CMTN and American Football Alumni Inc. for its social network site, www.11on11.com, and its Developmental Football League, www.goDFL.com, player showcasing activities.
Curtis Watts, president of AFA, stated, "As part of the formation of our national program to bring football players and coaches from all levels of the game together we felt that it was imperative that we find the right person to head football operations of the Developmental Football League ('DFL') and we could not be more pleased than having Eric Wright join the company in the position of VP Football operations." Mr.Watts added, "I believe Eric is the right person for the DFL he has the experience as a Pro Bowl athlete. This along with his playing coaching skills, his ability to evaluate players and leadership combine to make him the perfect choice."
Eric Wright was selected in the second round of the 1981 NFL draft by the San Francisco 49ers. He played for the 49ers for 10 years and was named to the Pro Bowl twice. Eric is among the select group who own four Super Bowl rings, winning Championships in 1981, 1984, 1988 and 1989. Eric coached in the college ranks as well as for the San Francisco 49ers from 1992 to 1993.
CoMedia Corporation created and invested in both American Football Alumni and World Soccer Society and holds an equity interest in both companies. The core businesses of these affiliates is aggregating and building social communities and associations of sports-specific alumni with the initial group being American Football Alumni focused on the 30 million former and current football players and coaches, and was followed by the launch of the World Soccer Society. CoMedia extend the brand of these communities to include sports operations and content from all forms of media.
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