Tom Toumazis returns to TV

Tom Toumazis, the former Disney distribution boss and Endemol CCO, is returning to the TV sector to become chairman of the board at TVBeat, a real-time audience measurement business. Having worked at Eurosport, Disney, ITV and Endemol, Toumazis left the TV business to take the helm at publishing firm Mecom. Speaking about his new role […]

TV ratings start-up TVbeat appoints former TalkTalk TV director

Former TalkTalk and MTG executive Laurence Miall-d’Août has been appointed CEO of London-based TVbeat – a start-up that provides big data and real-time television ratings. Miall-d’Août brings more than 18 years of corporate experience to the role, including 12 years in broadcasting. She was recently director of TV at UK operator TalkTalk, where she led […]

TV ratings startup TVbeat raises US$2 million

London-based TV ratings startup Iptvbeat has raised US$2 million (€1.45 million) in funding and changed its name to TVbeat.  UK-based, early-stage venture capital investor, Episode 1, and Czech Republic-based investor Credo Ventures backed the firm. TVbeat founder Robert Farazin said “these funds will allow the company to expand its presence in new markets and further […]