The U.K.-based digital distribution company has hired former Antenna Group exec Nelly Voukaki to secure more brand partners, build out revenue lines.
Ted Biggs has come on board to lead convergent and tech-focused projects at the digital division of Shaftesbury.
The Big Breakfast original series, Fatal Decision, has bypassed YouTube and headed straight to Verizon’s Go90 service.
The latest investment round, led by the Walt Disney Company, brings total investment in the virtual reality company to more than $100 million.
The deal will see the sports-themed network work with more than 20 creators to develop original content for distribution across 26 channels.
Bell Media has locked a deal with the mobile streaming app to amplify the premiere of the new sci-fi show via a pre-broadcast online debut.
The docu-style series featuring a behind-the-scenes look at holographic technology is expected to air on both linear and digital platforms.
With a goal of $2.5 million, the three-year-old live-streaming platform is using the promotion to help differentiate it in the crowded market.
Through a multi-year deal, the telco will distribute a number of the broadcaster’s channels, including Viceland, across VOD and mobile.