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Audacy and Cumulus Media announce content distribution partnership
17-09-2021 | 12:46:00
Audacy and Cumulus Meida have announced a content distribution partnership that brings Cumulus’s 413 radio stations and portfolio of podcasts to the Audacy digital platform.


ViacomCBS announces leadership transition at Paramount Pictures
16-09-2021 | 15:57:53
Gianopulos will serve in an advisory role at Paramount through the end of the year to help ensure a smooth transition.


Havas Media Group joins Protect Our Press initiative to support local news growth
16-09-2021 | 15:55:02
Havas Media Group (HMG) has joined Protect Our Press,  a national initiative for agencies, brands, publishers, and individuals centered on preserving trusted local news.


Pijper Media partners with Outbrain to power recommended content
15-09-2021 | 14:54:00
Outbrain, a leading recommendation platform for the open web, is proud to announce today its partnership agreement with Pijper Media, a renowned media owner in The Netherlands.


Havas Media partners with Adelaide to drive clarity of attention and meaningful growth
15-09-2021 | 14:18:16
Havas Media Group announced has partnered with Adelaide to deliver enhanced attention metrics for its global client roster.


VICE World News expands EMEA newsroom with new journalist hires
09-09-2021 | 15:35:00
The new hires come as VICE looks to bolster VICE World News’ reporting bench of journalists across EMEA, under the leadership of Matthew Champion the Executive Editor for EMEA.


Frank Biancuzzo appointed President of Hearst Media Production Group
08-09-2021 | 16:38:23
Hearst Television has announced the launch of Hearst Media Production Group as it expands original program production and distribution capabilities.


VICE Media announces new $135 million equity financing round
07-09-2021 | 16:25:45
VICE Media Group, a global multi-platform media company, has announced that it has closed a $135 million equity financing round from its existing investors.


Apple introduces the News Partner Programme to support journalism
31-08-2021 | 12:34:54
The News Partner Program aims to ensure Apple News® customers maintain access to trusted news and information from many of the world’s top publishers, while supporting publishers’ financial stability.


Carousell appoints Essence as integrated media agency of record
26-08-2021 | 13:15:05
Essence has announced that it has been awarded integrated media agency of record duties for classifieds marketplace Carousell.


Engine Media Holdings engages ICR to build out Investor Relations Programme
26-08-2021 | 13:13:56
Engine provides sports and esports gaming experiences, along with media solutions focused on influencer marketing, gaming, data/analytics, and programmatic advertising.


[eMarketer] Walmart’s retail media business records soaring revenues and more advertisers
26-08-2021 | 13:13:07
eMarketer’s latest forecast puts Walmart’s US digital advertising revenues on pace for $1.55 billion in 2021, up 53.5% for the year and representing 6.5% of US ecommerce channel ad spending


Nexstar Media appoints Stephen Eaton Vice President and GM of Its Broadcast and digital operations
24-08-2021 | 11:30:00
Mr. Eaton will also oversee the Company’s operational agreements with Mission Broadcasting, Inc., providing services to KHMT-TV (FOX) in Billings. He will assume his new responsibilities immediately and report to Traci Wilkinson, Senior Vice President and Regional Manager for Nexstar Media Inc.’s broadcasting division.


Comcast and ViacomCBS launch a new streaming service in select European markets
18-08-2021 | 15:23:51
The service’s vast slate will span all genres and audience categories, including scripted dramas, kids and family, key franchises, premiere movies, local programming, documentaries/factual content, and more.


ViacomCBS partners with Sky to launch Paramount+ in Europe
06-08-2021 | 16:17:00
ViacomCBS Networks International (VCNI), a division of ViacomCBS Inc, and Sky, part of Comcast Corporation, announced that Paramount+ will launch on Sky platforms in the UK, Ireland, Italy, Germany, Switzerland and Austria (GSA) in 2022.


ViacomCBS announces distribution agreement with Cox Communications
04-08-2021 | 14:34:49
In addition to renewed carriage of ViacomCBS content, the deal will also offer Cox subscribers expanded access to ViacomCBS’ collection of streaming services, including Paramount+, SHOWTIME® OTT and Pluto TV.


GroupM appoints Aimee Buchanan CEO for Australia and New Zealand
03-08-2021 | 12:45:00
The appointment follows an extensive search locally and globally for the best talent to accelerate and drive our transformation and lead GroupM’s vision to shape the next era of media, where advertising works better for people.


MediaCom China celebrates Festival of Creativity
03-08-2021 | 11:15:00
MediaCom’s five offices in Greater China came together to celebrate the network’s second Festival of Creativity.


Essence expands consultancy service to help brands harness digital innovation
02-08-2021 | 12:15:00
Global data and measurement-driven media agency Essence has announced it is expanding its consulting division, housing industry-leading experts set to deliver strategic vision and bespoke digital solutions to elevate brands through the next iteration of the digital economy.


VICE Distribution renews content partnership with Hulu
29-07-2021 | 14:20:26
VICE Distribution, the global distribution division of VICE Media Group, has renewed its strategic licensing partnership with U.S streaming service Hulu for over 130 hours of VICE content.