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Marcangelo Foods Partners with TLN Television as Presenting Sponsor of Latest Season of Lidia’s Kitchen

Toronto, December 18, 2018 — TLN Television, Canada’s specialty TV channel that delights mainstream appetites for rich multicultural lifestyle and entertainment programming announces Marcangelo Foods as the presenting sponsor of Lidia’s Kitchen TV Series starring Emmy award-winning celebrity chef, author and host, Lidia Bastianich.

The partnership will launch January 2nd with full integration of the Marcangelo Foods’ brand across TLN’s multiplatform promotion of the series including on-air and digital ad domination.

“Having Marcangelo Foods presenting the new season of Lidia’s Kitchen is the perfect pairing of respected brands and personalities,” said Aldo Di Felice, TLN Media Group President.

“Lidia is beloved by Canadians from coast to coast. The recipe for success for both of these respected leaders is that they are ambassadors of the food and family values shared by many cultures.“

“We are very excited about this partnership. Both TLN and Lidia’s Kitchen have values that align closely with ours. We are all about good food and family traditions and we are thrilled to be associated with this wonderful group,” said Joe Mannara, President of Marcangelo Foods.

No one throws a party like Lidia Bastianich! Join the Queen of Italian cuisine as the multi-season series continues on TLN TV with 26 new episodes. Lidia cooks up fantastic recipes for entertaining with a distinctly Italian flare. From Pear Bellinis and Pasta with Fennel, to Berry Tiramisu, Lidia shares her insights on how to create delicious Italian meals for any celebration.

TLN TV and Marcangelo Foods invite everyone to celebrate like an Italian this holiday season and as Lidia says, “Tutti a tavola a mangiare!” or “Everyone to the table to eat!” Go to tln.ca for delicious recipes and more from Lidia’s Kitchen.

Lidia’s Kitchen on TLN TV presented by Marcangelo Foods Sundays at 6pm/et │ Mondays at 10:30pm/et │ Weeknights at 6:30pm/et

For additional information contact: Bruna Aloe | Senior Director of Communications & Marketing Irv Teper | CEO TLN Media Group The Concord Group of Companies 416.744.5745 | [email protected] 905.738.7979 | [email protected]

About TLN Media Group

TLN Media Group is Canada’s most influential multicultural media company, connecting cultures on television, online and in communities through storytelling and shared experiences. The company reaches millions of Canadians from a state-of-the-art digital production and broadcast facility in Toronto, Canada. In addition to TLN, its flagship English-language channel, the company also offers Canada’s most widely distributed foreign language television channels lead by Univision Canada and Mediaset Italia. Additional Italian channels include TeleBimbi and TGCOM24. The family of Spanish channels is made up of TeleNiños and a group of four leading foreign services; Cinelatino, Wapa TV, Television Dominicana and CentroAmerica TV. TLN also operates English language specialty channel EuroWorld Sport. A leader in supporting and developing Canadian multiculturalism, TLN Media Group produces and commissions hundreds of unique and culturally significant Canadian-made programs each year.

About TLN Television

TLN is the English-language specialty TV channel that delights mainstream appetites for rich multicultural lifestyle and entertainment programming. The TLN lineup includes international sports and music specials, exclusive original food and travel series and blockbuster films. TLN is part of the TLN Media Group family of channels and is available from coast to coast in 6 million homes. Rogers 35/28 | Bell TV/Fibe 700 | Shaw Direct 367/800| Cogeco 18/32/1115 | Vidéotron 250 | Shaw 65 | Telus 2659/8659 About

Marcangelo Foods

Marcangelo Foods proudly traces its roots to Italy. Building on that heritage it provides healthy, tasty and affordable value-added foods to people looking to save time and effort in their meal preparation. Discover why more and more families are putting Marcangelo on their table. For more information visit www.marcangelofoods.com or contact Irv Teper at 905-738-7979.