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Outreach, Inc. Appoints New Vice President of Digital Media

Growing, respected church marketing firm strengthens resources for customer benefit

Contact: Brian Orme, 800-991-6011

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., May 14, 2015 — Outreach, Inc., a world leader in church communications, publishing and media, announced today that Sam Bhatt has joined the company to further develop their growing presence in the Christian digital marketplace. Sam comes with a wealth of experience and technical savvy as arguably the top ad exec in the Christian consumer space, significantly contributing to the success of such prominent Christian organizations as Salem Communications and, most recently, BeliefNet.

Sam joins Outreach, Inc. as Vice President of Digital Media. He comments, “I’m excited about the opportunity and projects ahead of me. Outreach is a thriving organization that is truly making a difference in this space. I look forward to bringing my skills to Outreach as well as learning many more while I’m here.”

Outreach’s Chief Executive Officer Steve Foster said, “Sam’s industry knowledge makes him a key addition to the Outreach family, and he has already made a difference in his area of expertise. We view his appointment as a sign of our commitment to creating a world-class team. Our new innovations and the increasing demand from our customers led us to look for an executive who represents our values of agility, integrity, stewardship and exceptional service, and it is very fortunate to find someone of Sam’s caliber to fulfill this role. I’m confident that Sam will play an important part in providing and implementing high quality ministry resources and solutions to our church customers.

Founded in 1996, Outreach, Inc. has quickly grown to become the largest provider of church outreach products and services in the world. With a mission to share God’s love and empower the Church to share the message of Jesus Christ, Outreach provides cost-effective, proven methods and resources in a variety of forms, including web and media resources, print books and magazines, film, postcard invitations, banners, bulletin covers, curriculum, church campaign materials, and more.