ITV taps TVT for global media services

UK commercial broadcaster ITV has tapped TVT to provide a content management platform for the UK and international markets. The content services provider will manage media logistics, content preparation and access services across all ITV’s platforms . TVT will manage ITV’s content via its ContentSelect media management platform and will work with the broadcaster’s team […]

TVT acquires AMC’s distribution services arm DMC

Media services company TVT has fully acquired AMC Networks International’s distribution division, Digital Media Centre (DMC). Amsterdam-headquartered DMC provides content owners and media companies with cloud-based media logistics and distribution services and becomes part of TVT with immediate effect. TVT claims that the deal, which was completed yesterday, brings together the industry’s most extensive end-to-end […]

TVT launches access services unit, plans LA office

UK-based media services company TVT is expanding with the launch of full access services business unit and a new office in Los Angeles. TVT said that the launch of its access services unit will allow the company to build up the access and localisation services it already provides to the BBC, Netflix and others. The […]

TVT appoints Discovery exec

Media services and post-production outfit TVT has appointed Discovery executive Yuko Suguro as head of operations in Japan. Suguro joins from Discovery where she helped launched the channel in the region and most recently worked as manager of operations, overseeing satellite network and domestic delivery operations. She first joined Discovery in 1996 and held a […]

TVT hires Scripps finance chief

Media services and post-production outfit TVT has hired Scripps Networks group financial controller Richard Bains as VP of finance. Bains led the integration of business units in territories including India, Russia and the UK while at Scripps. He previously also worked for a string of media companies including Fremantle Media, Warner Bros Productions, BBC Global […]

A+E Networks outsources media management, extends Polish reach

A+E Networks has outsourced compliance, re-versioning and media management services for its UK channels to media services group TVT. TVT has deployed its ContentSelect platform to orchestrate and track all media workflows including TVT’s specialist compliance viewing and editing service, the company said. TVT will expand its team to manage A+E’s channels. Its could-based plartform […]

French site Play TV adds 17 channels

Play TV, a French website that broadcasts live TV channels, has added 17 new general interest, entertainment and news networks to its offering. The news channels include: Al Jazeera in English and Arabic; Nigeria’s TVC News; Deutsche Welle in English, Spanish and Arabic; and the Ukraine’s Espreso TV. The entertainment networks include God TV, music […]