OTTera names global operations chief

Streaming white label specialist OTTera has named Diana Yurinova as the company’s new VP of global operations, where she will lead operations and content/channels acquisitions. Yurinova joins OTTera after over a decade of experience in entertainment and content, including being involved in the international film business scene for over 11 years. In 2018, she spearheaded […]

OTTera expands into Africa with executive appointment

LA-based FAST Channel provider OTTera has announced its expansion into Africa with the appointment of a new hire to oversee the region. The company has appointed Simon Tchokonté of Novocomedy as its new director of business development – Africa. Tchokonté will operate between France, Cameroon, South Africa and Tanzania to grow OTTera’s influence in the […]

OTTera continues LATAM expansion with Mexico director hire

White label OTT service OTTera has hired Adriana Frias as its Director of Business Development and Ad Sales for Mexico to support continuing expansion efforts in the LATAM region.  The Mexico City-based Frias will give the company a foothold in the region and follows earlier expansions into Brazil. The exec has worked across marketing and […]

Star Media launches LAVA streamer

Russian production company Star Media has revealed a new streaming service. The service called LAVA is launched in partnership with white label provider OTTera, and promises to give viewers around the world access to Star Media content on smart TV, smartphones and tablets.  LAVA will offer the company’s library of 7,500 hours of count. Most […]

OTTera integrates with IRIS.TV

White label OTT service OTTera has announced an integration with IRIS.TV. The partnership will see OTTera become IRIS-enabled providing marketers with greater access to contextually relevant CTV inventory. IRIS.TV’s technology enables analysis and contextual segmentation of individual videos for audio and visual cues across OTTera’s client libraries, yielding better insights and performance for advertisers and […]

Ubisoft brings gTV channel to Samsung TV Plus

Videogame publishing giant Ubisoft has announced the expansion of its gTV channel to Samsung TV Plus in France, Germany, Switzerland and Austria. gTV, which launched in April 2020, offers viewers a range of video game content with talk shows, documentaries and esports. The channel is free to view, and is also available on YouTube, Facebook, […]