Charlie Muirhead

Rightster founder exits as Walker takes top post

The founding CEO of UK-based multichannel network Rightster, Charlie Muirhead, has stepped down from his post and will be succeeded by Patrick Walker. Muirhead founded Rightster in 2011 and led it to become the first publicly-listed MCN in November 2012. The firm last year acquired rival MCN Base79, whose chief content officer, Walker, will now […]

Rightster to distribute Future content

Online video distribution specialist Rightster has struck a deal with international media group and digital publisher Future, whose properties include the site, to distribute its video content to publisher partners. Future’s technology websites, including,, and reach over 17 million visitors globally each month. Rightster will distribute unbranded clips from Future’s […]