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Press release from CNW Group

DHX Media to present at Needham Growth Conference in NYC

Monday, January 09, 2012

DHX Media to present at Needham Growth Conference in NYC10:33 EST Monday, January 09, 2012www.dhxmedia.comTSX: DHXHALIFAX, Jan. 9, 2012 /CNW/ - DHX Media Ltd. ("DHX Media" or the "Company") (TSX: DHX), a leading independent international producer, distributor and licensor of mainly children's entertainment content, is pleased to announce that it will be presenting an overview of its business and strategy at the 14th Annual Needham & Company Growth Conference at the New York Palace Hotel in New York City on January 12th at 3:30pm. The conference features over 325 presenting companies and close to 1,500 institutional investors over three days.DHX Media's StrategyDHX Media's strategy is to create original children's entertainment characters and stories with a view to building sustainable brands and franchises.  We do this by using our creativity and beneficial production economics to create and manage profitable and enduring content that has broad international appeal and can be monetized over multiple media platforms.About DHX Media Ltd.DHX Media, together with its subsidiary, W!LDBRAIN Entertainment, is a leading international family entertainment rights creation and management company with three-award-winning production facilities, worldwide distribution and a global consumer products business.  DHX Media has produced over 40 original television series and maintains a library of over 2,500 half-hours of animation and live-action programming.  DHX Media has offices in Toronto, Halifax, Vancouver, Los Angeles and London.  DHX Media is listed on the TSX (Toronto Stock Exchange).www.dhxmedia.comDisclaimerThis press release contains forward looking statements with respect to the Company, including statements about the value of the substantial issuer bid to the Company's remaining shareholders and its effects on the Company's earnings per share. Although the Company believes that the expectations reflected in such forward looking statements are reasonable, such statements involve risks and uncertainties and are based on information currently available to the Company. Actual results may differ materially from those expressed or implied by such forward looking statements. Factors that could cause actual results or events to differ materially from current expectations, among other things, include risks related to market factors, including changing popularity of the titles in the Company's production library, application of accounting policies and principles, and production related risks, and other factors discussed in materials filed with applicable securities regulatory authorities from time to time including matters discussed under "Risk Factors" in the Company's Annual Information Form for the year ended June 30, 2011. These forward-looking statements are made as of the date hereof, and the Company assumes no obligation to update or revise them to reflect new events or circumstances.For further information: Enquiries: David A. Regan - EVP, Corporate Development & IR       +1 902-423-0260