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Mediacom commits to lower maximum leverage
14-01-2022 | 07:26:35
Rocco B. Commisso, the founder, Chairman and CEO of Mediacom Communications Corporation, has issued the following statement:


Outbrain partners with Vivo to provide recommendations across browser newsfeeds
13-01-2022 | 08:06:48
Outbrain, a recommendation platform for the open web, has announced an agreement with Vivo, a product-driven, global technology company, to power Vivo’s browser newsfeed with native content.


GroupM names JiYoung Kim Chief Product and Services Officer
13-01-2022 | 07:52:31
GroupM, WPP’s media investment group, has announced that JiYoung Kim has been named North America’s Chief Product & Services Officer.


April Lane named E-Commerce Officer of Hearst
11-01-2022 | 13:08:41
Hearst has announced that April Lane has been named chief e-commerce officer. In this new role, Lane will lead the expansion of e-commerce and performance marketing capabilities across the organization’s consumer media businesses.


Thimba Media eyes UK growth with Seven Star Digital acquisition
10-01-2022 | 13:06:00
Thimba Media has acquired Seven Star Digital on a cash free debt free basis to consolidate its position in the UK market.


Max Verstappen and Viaplay agree partnership
10-01-2022 | 11:17:00
The reigning Formula 1 World Drivers’ Champion Max Verstappen and Viaplay have agreed a multi-year partnership that will see the superstar Dutch driver feature in exclusive content for Viaplay viewers.


Azerion and Havas Media partnership gathers momentum to ensure best ROI and quality control for clients
10-01-2022 | 10:52:00
Azerion, the digital entertainment and media platform, and Havas Media The Netherlands, part of the global media agency Havas, are reaping the rewards of their partnership.


Cutting Edge and Blantyre commit $125 million to acquire Film and TV Composer’s music publishing rights
07-01-2022 | 07:14:24
Cutting Edge Music Holdings has partnered with affiliates of Blantyre Capital to acquire music publishing rights owned by composers who write music for film and TV.


Michael Hayes appointed Chief Operating Officer and Deputy Group Head of Hearst Television
06-01-2022 | 08:23:20
Michael J. Hayes has been promoted to chief operating officer and deputy group head of Hearst Television.


Mediacom reaches carriage agreement with Paxton Media
04-01-2022 | 08:16:11
The deal gives Mediacom retransmission consent rights to WPSD-TV, the Paxton Media owned local NBC affiliate in Paducah, KY/Marion-Harrisburg, IL/Cape Girardeau, MO.


ViacomCBS and CJ ENM announce global strategic partnership
03-01-2022 | 07:00:39
ViacomCBS and CJ ENM have announced a new strategic partnership that will bring premium entertainment to audiences worldwide with a comprehensive global deal.


Channel 5 joins Digital UK
24-12-2021 | 07:24:07
The four public service broadcasters have entered into a new Digital UK members’ agreement, marking the first time that the venture has been wholly owned by all four PSBs.


Fresh Media Bulgaria selects Triton Digital to power its streaming audio strategy
23-12-2021 | 07:41:13
Through this partnership, Triton Digital will provide Fresh Media Bulgaria with cutting-edge Dynamic Ad Insertion technology to their publishers to effortlessly control and monetize content through precision-targeted audio ads.


Global acquires podcast hosting platform start-up Captivate
22-12-2021 | 07:05:58
Global, the media and entertainment group, has acquired podcast hosting, analytics and monetization platform, Captivate.


Tom Keaveney Joins 605 as President
22-12-2021 | 06:31:49
605, a global player in television and cross-platform measurement, analytics and attribution, has announced that Tom Keaveney, a media and tech industry veteran, has joined the company as President.


rlaxx TV launches beta web application and Android app
21-12-2021 | 09:12:00
The ad-financed streaming service (FAST+AVOD) rlaxx TV is putting on a final sprint just before the end of the year and is launching both its web application as well as an app for Android devices.


WPP’s media services company Mindshare rebrands
17-12-2021 | 08:01:26
Mindshare, the media services company that is part of WPP, has refreshed its brand identity as the next step in its transformation.


GroupM names Colan McGeehan Chief Marketing and Business Officer for North America
15-12-2021 | 15:41:14
GroupM, WPP’s media investment group, has announced that Colan McGeehan has been named the group’s North America Chief Marketing & Business Officer.


Hearst Magazines names Shashvat Sinha Senior Vice President of Product and Technology at CDS Global
10-12-2021 | 07:42:50
In his new role, Sinha will be responsible for product management, technology strategy and technical project delivery for CDS.


fuboTV completes acquisition of French live TV streaming company Molotov SAS
09-12-2021 | 07:10:38
The synergies between fuboTV and Molotov’s technology and teams are expected to enable both companies to continue on paths of accelerated growth in their respective home countries and leverage their capabilities to improve both business models with greater scale.