Joiz taps Ooyala for video monetisation

Social TV company Joiz has tapped Ooyala to provide it with video, interactive and analytics technologies. Ooyala is now powering video and advertising solutions for the Joiz Switzerland and Joiz Germany social TV channels, operated by Joiz Group. Joiz is using Ooyala’s video and ad tech offerings, including end-to-end video management, delivery, analytics and ad […]

Joiz teams up with RR Media

Media services provider RR Media has teamed up with Switzerland-based channel provider and community-based marketing platform provider Joiz to offer a range of user engagement and loyalty club tools for broadcasters and other media groups. The deal will see RR Media’s content management, channel playout and global distribution network capabilities integrated with Joiz’s platform, which […]

Switzerland-based Joiz appoints managing director

Switzerland-based Joiz Global has appointed the former controller of digital at  publisher and media group Tamedia, Samuel Gähwiler, as its managing director.  Gähwiler will develop the company’s creative and commercial strategy, working with clients and Joiz developers to produce marketing solutions. Another new hire, Itai Aaronsohn, has been named head of product and will report […]

Joiz Global strikes first licensing deal in Germany

Switzerland-based youth-focused interactive channel Joiz has secured its first German licensing agreement to supply its technology platform to a third party media group. Media Group M. DuMont Schauberg will use the Joiz Global community marketing technology platform to deliver interactive services around Kö, the group’s regional TV network, which features a mix of news, sport […]

Unitymedia boosts channel lineup

Liberty Global-owned German cable operator Unitymedia is boosting its channel lineup with five new networks, and a sixth to follow later this year.  The firm added China’s English-language culture, geography and history-themed network CCTV-9 at the end of last month and is adding MTV Brand New, QVC HD, QVC Beauty & Style and SonLife this […]