Thursday July 15, 10:47 am, Eastern Time
Company Press Release
Jones Naughton's GoOn-line Division Signs 50th Internet Kiosk Agreement
Company Projects 300 Hotel Internet Kiosk Agreements by Year's End / $2.3 Million in Internet Kiosk Revenue for Fiscal Year 2000
LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--July 15, 1999--
Jim Cannon, Director of Operations for GoOn-line's Kiosk
Division, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Jones Naughton Entertainment,
Inc. (OTC BB: JNNE - news), announced today that GoOn-line has signed
its 50th Internet Kiosk contract.
Mr. Cannon also reported that installations for GoOn-line's
innovative Internet kiosks have now been completed in Georgia,
Florida, New York and California. Mr. Cannon commented saying,
``GoOn-line will have more than 30 units fully operational by August
15th, with the next 20 kiosks ''on-line`` no later than September 20th.
Also, with our recent OEM agreement with custom Internet Kiosk
manufacturer Info Touch Technologies, we expect the pace of kiosk
deployment should increase rapidly over the next several months.''
Joe Naughton, Chairman of Jones Naughton Entertainment reported
that recent agreements signed by GoOn-line's sales staff have expanded
the company's hotel operations to include Indiana, South Carolina,
Oklahoma, Alabama, Tennessee and Illinois. ``We expect to sign
contracts with over 300 hotels by the end of the year, and forecast at
least 250 GoOn-line custom Internet Kiosks will be installed by early
December in hotels across the United States.
``Our advertising income for the Internet Kiosk business has
already passed the $100,000 mark, and we project the Kiosk Division
will produce sales of over $2,300,000 in fiscal year 2000,'' said Mr.
Current Franchise Hotels Offering GoOn-line Internet Kiosk
- Best Western
- Days Inn
- Holiday Inn
- Howard Johnson
- Quality Inn
- Radisson Inn
- Ramada Inn
- Red Roof Inn
- Regency Inn
Independent Hotels Offering Service:
- Potawatomi Inn
- Benchmark Hotel
- Astro Inn
- Islander Inn
- American Hotel
- Victoria Inn
- Friendly Inn Race & Track Suites
States that GoOn-line has Internet Kiosk Agreements include:
- New York
- South Carolina
About Jones Naughton Entertainment, Inc.
Jones Naughton Entertainment, Inc. is an information technology
concern focused on combining traditional marketing methods with the
latest advancements in Internet technology. Through its GoOn-line
Kiosk Division, Jones Naughton provides interactive Internet,
advertising and media buying services to a growing number of clients
across the country.
Jones Naughton has also begun installing Internet kiosks in
various hotels and is aggressively pursuing kiosk agreements with a
number of national hotel chains.
Jones Naughton recently acquired GoOn-line.com, a Chico,
California-based Internet company specializing in the production of
streaming video infomercials over the Internet. GoOn-line.com offers
Internet products and services to consumers via E-commerce solutions
available on the World Wide Web. GoOn-line.com is in the late stages
of developing a virtual shopping mall Web site that will feature
products that have traditionally only been available from infomercial
companies advertising on broadcast television.
Jones Naughton's growing list of Internet service and e-commerce
suppliers and partners includes: Icom Networks, Inc.; Nicom
Telemanagement, Inc.; DoubleClick, Inc. (Nasdaq: DCLK - news); Guthy-Renker,
Inc.; RealNetworks, Inc. (Nasdaq: RNWK - news); LinkShare Corporation; PDQ
Internet Services, Inc.; Website Results, LLC and Info Touch
This press release contains forward-looking statements made
pursuant to the safe harbor provisions of the Private Securities
Litigation Act of 1995. Expression of future goals and similar
expressions reflecting something other than historical fact involve
risks and uncertainties. The actual results the company achieves may
differ materially from any forward-looking statements due to such
risks and uncertainties.
Jones Naughton Entertainment, Inc.
Joseph Naughton, Chairman, 714-736-0988
Web site: www.jnne.com
Scott Claverie, President, 530-891-4100
Web site: www.GoOn-line.com
James Cannon, Director, 770-394-6056
PMR and Assoc.
Patrick M. Rost, Investor Relations, 760-942-0015
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