New chief for Amedia TV

Russian broadcaster and content provider Amedia has named Sergey Nazarov as the new chief of Amedia TV, which operates premium channels and the Amediatek on-demand service.  Nazarov, who was previously chief executive of Moscow city network provider MGTS, replaces Vitaly Studytshkoho, who is leaving the company. Amedia TV launched a year ago, acquiring key rights […]

Amedia hails online subscriber growth

Russian broadcaster Amedia’s online subscription video-on-demand service Amediatek has attracted a subscriber base of 110,000 to date, according to Amedia CEO Alexander Akopov. As reported by local media, Akopov said the Amediatek catalogue now includes over 60 series and 200 movies, representing about 1,500 hours of content. Akopov said that about 80% of the user […]