Bob Marino Promoted to Vice President, Advertising Sales for AMC and WE

NEW YORK, NY, May 16, 2006 — Rainbow Advertising Sales Corporation (RASCO) announced today the promotion of Bob Marino to Vice President, Advertising Sales, NY Region from Director of Advertising Sales for Rainbow Media's national networks AMC and WE. In his new role, Marino is responsible for overseeing the New York ad sales team as they continue working to increase market share and stream of revenue for AMC and WE. Today's announcement was made by Helen Karas, Senior Vice President, Ad Sales, AMC and WE.

"The ad sales marketplace is continually evolving with multiple platforms and new ways for advertiser's messages to be integrated with audiences. Bob's expertise and knowledge of the media industry makes him dually equipped to navigate within this competitive landscape," said Helen Karas, Senior Vice President, Ad Sales, AMC and WE. "We look forward to having Bob lead the sales force in the next phase of its growth as both networks continue in their commitment to customizing sponsorship packages that makes sense for our advertisers."

In November 2002, Marino joined RASCO as Director of Advertising Sales for AMC and WE. Prior to that, he was an Account Executive for 14 years at ABC Family Worldwide where he successfully signed numerous high-profile clients who, at the time, were resistant to cable as it was then considered "new media." Before that, Marino garnered experience in the sales department at Turner Broadcasting, the buying department at Wells, Rich, Green Advertising and Research department at Information & Analysis (AGB).

Marino received a B.S. in Communications from St. John's University in Queens, New York and currently resides in East Norwich, New York with his wife and four children.

About Rainbow Media Holdings LLC
A leader in the entertainment industry, Rainbow Media Holdings LLC is a subsidiary of Cablevision Systems Corporation. Rainbow creates and manages some of the country's most compelling and dynamic programming with linear networks including national networks – AMC, fuse, IFC (The Independent Film Channel) and WE: Women's Entertainment; its regional programming service – Rainbow Sports Networks; on-demand networks including Mag Rack and sportskool; and the largest suite of high definition channels available anywhere – the VOOM HD Networks. Rainbow's other businesses include its film distribution, production and exhibition division – IFC Entertainment; in addition to its advertising sales division – Rainbow Advertising Sales Corporation – and its full service network programming origination and distribution company – Rainbow Network Communications.

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