WRN Broadcast

RR Media appoints former WRN Broadcast CEO

RR Media has appointed former WRN Broadcast CEO David Treadway as its joint managing director for Europe. Treadway will join existing managing director for Europe, Simon Kay, who will work continue to work as head of global content preparation. Treadway will be responsible for developing and enhancing RR Media’s 24/7 broadcast services, including channel origination, […]

CSC Media signs playout deal with WRN Broadcast

UK channel operator CSC Media, which owns 18 TV stations including Chart Show TV, Tiny Pop and True Entertainment, has signed a playout and media management services deal with WRN Broadcast. WRN will be responsible for CSC Media’s entire portfolio of channels – including social media TV channel BuzMuzik, which launched last year – and […]

WRN Broadcast names business development chief

Andrew Davies has been named as head of sales and business development at playout provider WRN Broadcast. Davies was previously general manager at TSL Middle East, where he was involved in winning and delivering projects including the Sky News Arabia project. David Treadway, CEO, WRN Broadcast, said:  “Andrew’s first-class commercial credentials, coupled with his acute […]

WRN appoints former Arqiva MD as non-exec director

Broadcast services provider WRN Broadcast has appointed Nick Thompson, the former managing director of Arqiva’s Broadcast and Media division, as non-executive director.  Thompson, who was at Arqiva until 2011, will work with WRN Broadcast’s board and executive management team to help inform the company’s strategic development plan and progress the company’s growth, WRN said. “With […]

WRN Broadcast upgrades media centre

Broadcast services provider WRN Broadcast is investing over £1 million (€1.2 million) in its London-based media centre. The investment, which will be completed by March 2013, includes a dedicated archive environment with an additional two petabytes worth of storage, a new master control room and a significant upgrade to the current media asset management and […]

WRN Broadcast opens new data centre

WRN Broadcast has opened a broadcast data centre at its Vauxhall, London facility. IPWorldTV and Farncombe have signed up as customers at the new facility, which was was constructed last year following increased interest from existing international broadcast clients, according to WRN. David Treadway, managing director, WRN Broadcast, said, “We’re always listening to our clients […]