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Brightcove pays $15m for Ooyala’s video platform

Brightcove is acquiring the online video platform (OVP) business of Ooyala for $15 million (€13.2m). Brightcove is buying Ooyala’s video content management and publishing platform Backlot, Analytics, Live, and its…

Childs steps down as UKTV CEO

Childs steps down as UKTV CEO

UKTV announced that Darren Childs has decided to step down from his role as CEO. Childs’ name has been mentioned in connection with the role of chief executive at the…

Fell new DTG independent Chair

Fell new DTG independent Chair

Digital TV Group (DTG), the self-funding UK collaboration centre for innovation in digital media technology, has appointed technology leader Simon Fell as its new independent Chair. Fell – whose career…

Starz CEO stepping down

Chris Albrecht is stepping down from his role CEO of US premium cable channel operator Starz as the company continues its integration with parent Lionsgate. Albrecht joined Starz from HBO…

SpotX appoints Lynch as Head of Demand

SpotX, the global video advertising and monetisation platform, has announced the appointment of Graeme Lynch as Head of Demand. Reporting into Ed Wale, MD of the UK and Spain, he…

Marsh appointed MD of StudioCanal UK

StudioCanal has announced the appointment of Anna Marsh as Managing Director of StudioCanal UK. Currently StudioCanal’s International Distribution EVP, Anna Marsh will take her new London-based position on March 1st.…

BBC DG Brexit hope: ‘handful will move to continent’

BBC DG Brexit hope: ‘handful will move to continent’

The BBC Director General has confirmed to an MPs committee it will probably establish an HQ for its European operations in either Brussels or Amsterdam. Tony Hall told the Public…

Maistre approved to head French CSA

Roch-Olivier Maistre has been approved – by both the Senate and National Assembly’s cultural commissions – as the new head of TV regulatory body CSA. He will replace Olivier Schrameck…

Diquattro heads DAZN in Spain

Diquattro heads DAZN in Spain

DAZN, the sport streaming service, has announced that Veronica Diquattro is to lead the business in Spain as well as Italy, as Executive Vice President Revenue, Southern Europe. In her…

Mori for Discovery talent development

Discovery has announced the appointment of veteran talent relations executive Cindy Mori to Vice President of Global Talent Management and Corporate Talent Development, based in Los Angeles. Mori moves into…

Goonhilly appoints Roberts

Satellite communications innovator and space gateway Goonhilly Earth Station has announced that data centre industry veteran Chris Roberts has joined its executive team as Head of Data Centre and Cloud. Roberts’…

Geist appointed ThinkAnalytics CMO

ThinkAnalytics, a global player in personalised content discovery and advanced viewer analytics and engagement solutions, has appointed industry veteran Tracy Geist as Chief Marketing Officer and member of the board…

Globecast names Presty Director of Security

Globecast, the global solutions provider for media, has announced Renaud Presty as its new Director of Security, effective immediately. In this role, Presty is handling all cybersecurity and content protection-related…

Vionlabs appoints Wilson as Senior Advisor

Vionlabs has announced that the company has strengthened its leadership with the appointment of industry veteran Giles Wilson as Senior Advisor to its leadership team. This follows a significant recent investment from…

Discovery names Saxena CTO for DTC

Discovery has announced that Avi Saxena, former Vice President of Technology for Amazon Marketplace, has joined the company as Chief Technology Officer, Direct-to-Consumer. In this newly created role, Saxena will oversee the…

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