PALM SPRINGS, CA – January 14, 2019 – PNN Media Group, LLC, parent company of PNN – Pride Nation Network announced today that it has been acquired by San Francisco based PHARMATIVE, LLC, a healthcare education and media company.
The acquisition includes all assets and products under the PNN Media brand except for the DJ services and Allen Edwards talent/voiceover services, which will be moved to a separate company (ProDJs, LLC). PHARMATIVE plans to add niche educational and entertainment programming to the PNN channel lineup.
Dr. James “Jake” Partyka, the sole owner and founder of PHARMATIVE, stated “PHARMATIVE will continue its’ primary mission to entertain and educate people regarding healthcare and fitness, and is currently planning to add its platform to the PNN Media family with the primary objective of embracing the Coachella valley with additional local programming to include free entertainment, local news with healthcare information.”
All channels will remain the same, like PNN Radio, Proud TV, KLPS, etc. All services and products will continue with additional niche programs and entertainment currently available on the PHARMATIVE platform.
PNN Media Group will remain in Palm Springs, CA at the Gene Autry Trail studios.
About PNN Media Group
On November 17th, 1998 Corey White and Allen Edwards started a small online radio station called Pure Pride Radio (pureprideradio.com). It was one of the first IP radio stations in the country. This small media company branched out into a variety of niche TV and radio products. The PNN brand is now known for its long standing reputation of quality entertainment.
Some of PNN Media’s brands include PNN Radio, Proud Television, KLPS TV, GayPalmSprings.org, PrideNation Magazine, PNN Recording Studios, Palm Springs LGBTQ Visitors Guide along with other multimedia professional services.
PHARMATIVE, LLC is a healthcare education and media company currently located in San Francisco, California. Dr. James “Jake” Partyka (https://www.linkedin.com/in/jspartyka/) is the sole owner and founder of PHARMATIVE and he currently resides in the Palm Springs and San Francisco. For the past 30 years his career has focused in cancer research, medical education and clinical pharmacy. The mission of PHARMATIVE is to empower patients and caregivers with vital healthcare information for people to stay healthy by connecting you, the patient, with healthcare professionals and scientists in a positive social media environment. PHARMATIVE provides practical, easy to understand information pertaining to prevention and the treatment of human and animal diseases at no cost to patients and family members.