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EarthCam Put You in the Annual Columbus Day Parade in New York City


New York, October 11, 2010 -- EarthCam, the world's premium webcam network, presents another exclusive, a Fifth Avenue camera view of New York City's Annual Columbus Day Parade, on Monday, October 11,at 11:30 AM ET.

The camera's vantage point, one block south of St Patrick's Cathedral, offers views of marching bands, entertainers, folk dancing troupes and political leaders among 35,000 participants and nearly one million spectators as they honored Italian-American heritage.

This year, music and acts from Pinocchio, The Italian Musical are being featured throughout the parade and on the Red Carpet. The parade is led by CNBC Anchor, Columnist & Author, Grand Marshal Maria Bartiromo. Honorees included Frank Bisignano, Chief Administrative Officer at JP Morgan Chase and Jason DeSena Trennert, Founder and Chief Investment Strategist of Strategas Research Partners.

The parade, established in 1929, celebrates the spirit of exploration and courage that inspired Christopher Columbus in 1492 and the contributions Italian-Americans have made to the United States. The Columbus Day Parade is considered to be one of the largest celebrations of Italian culture in the world.

EarthCam is the recognized global leader in providing webcam content, technology and complete managed services to both consumers and the tourism industry. Founded in 1996, EarthCam provides live streaming video and megapixel cameras, along with complete managed services for clients in more than 1,500 cities throughout all 50 states and 46 countries. The company’s expertise includes developing technology to manage camera networks and delivering millions of images daily to over 192 countries. EarthCam holds the expertise and knowledge to offer consumers the ability to view, create and share webcam content at anytime and in any location in the world. Clients include Paramount Pictures, New Line Cinema, Walt Disney Pictures, Clear Channel Communications, PBS, ABC, FOX, CBS, NBC, Weather Channel, Discovery Channel, CNN, MTV, Major League Baseball, NFL, This Old House, Coca-Cola, Sprint, Volkswagen, GE, Yahoo! and NASA.

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