ATLANTA and SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., April 22, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Campus Special, the nation's largest marketing firm specializing in college students, and Campus Nation Network, the premier provider of video media directly targeting the 18- to 24-year-old college audience, today announced the two companies are working together to deliver a compelling advertising offering for businesses located near college campuses.

"The partnership between Campus Special and Campus Nation Network will allow local businesses to reach the elusive 18- to 24-year-old demographic in high-traffic areas they could not reach before," said Chau Nguyen, President & CEO of Campus Special. "This is a great opportunity for local businesses to build their brand awareness and get their message out to college students as they are making buying decisions."

This joint activity leverages a wide-reaching video network that has the ability to influence millions of college students across more than 300 college campuses in an affordable and effective manner.

"Local businesses and college students form a natural community around college campuses. Our partnership with Campus Special demonstrates our commitment to enabling local merchants to provide compelling video messages on large screens that inform and persuade college student decisions," said Tom Kuehle, President, Campus Nation Network.

Businesses located near a college campus that need to effectively reach the 18- to 24-year-old college market are encouraged to visit or call 800-365-8520 as space in this offering is limited.

About Campus Nation

Campus Nation Network is the premier provider of video media that is directly targeted at the educated, 18- to 24-year-old audience. Campus Nation has an unprecedented ability to reach this influential and highly sought after audience through leadership in the emerging, high growth digital place-based industry by reaching college students at campus stores, fitness centers, student centers and college housing. Campus Nation currently programs to more than 600 screens on 340 campuses with expansion plans to exceed 1,000 campuses by 2014. Visit for more information.

About Campus Special

Named by Inc. Magazine as one of the fastest growing companies in 2010, 2011, and 2012, Campus Special is the nation's largest marketing firm specializing in college students. Seven million college students at over 500 universities each year use Campus Special's printed coupon books, iPhone & Android mobile applications, and online food ordering system.

Started in 2005 in Los Angeles, Campus Special services 20,000 clients in over 165 cities, specializing in print, mobile, online, and digital advertising to the 18- to 24-year-old demographic. For more information, visit

Media Contacts

Larry Negrich
Campus Nation Network

Allyson Chandler
Campus Special