Television

Amobee and smartclip Announce TechAlliance, Europe’s First Broadcaster-centric, Cross-Screen Advertising Platform

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 9:01am

Amobee , a wholly owned subsidiary of Singtel and global leader in advertising technology, and smartclip, RTL Groups leading European provider for ad-tech solutions, together announced their agreement to form TechAlliance, the European industrys first end-to-end, broadcaster-centric, cross-screen advertising platform.

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  • Amobee , a wholly owned subsidiary of Singtel and global leader in advertising technology, and smartclip, RTL Groups leading European provider for ad-tech solutions, together announced their agreement to form TechAlliance, the European industrys first end-to-end, broadcaster-centric, cross-screen advertising platform.
  • Only Amobee makes it easy for you to find your audienceno matter where they are, no matter what they're viewing.
  • At smartclip, we are shaping the future of video advertisingdelivering advanced online video and TV advertising solutions.
  • Headquartered in Hamburg, smartclip has offices in Berlin, Munich, Dsseldorf, Gtersloh, Stockholm, Oslo, Helsinki, Amsterdam, Milan and Rome.

Juniper Research: Future Digital Awards for Telco Innovation 2022 – Now Open

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 7:00am

Juniper Research is pleased to announce that the 2022 Telco Innovation Future Digital Awards are open!

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  • Juniper Research is pleased to announce that the 2022 Telco Innovation Future Digital Awards are open!
  • These awards aim to reward the most innovative vendors and solutions in the fast-paced mobile communications market; following a year of unparalleled innovation.
  • This years Telco Innovation Future Digital Awards cover the following categories:
    While the rest of the awards focus on products, the Judges Choice awards assess people and companies that contribute the most to telecommunications industry.
  • Entrants can apply for the awards here: https://www.juniperresearch.com/future-digital-awards/telco-innovation
    Entries close on the 3rd December, before being assessed by Juniper Researchs expert panel of analysts.

Sunderland City Council and BAI Communications announce new partnership to create the UK's most advanced smart city

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 6:30am

Sunderland City Council has awarded a 20-year strategic partnership to BAI Communications to design, build and operate next generation digital infrastructure including a private 5G small cell network.

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  • Sunderland City Council has awarded a 20-year strategic partnership to BAI Communications to design, build and operate next generation digital infrastructure including a private 5G small cell network.
  • The project is the next step on Sunderland City Council's journey to achieve its global smart city ambition, having been awarded the UK Smart City of the Year 2020 accoladeand Connected Britain Digital Council of the Year 2021.
  • Patrick Melia, Chief Executive, Sunderland City Council, said: "This is an incredibly significant milestone in the development and future of Sunderland Our Smart City.
  • Billy D'Arcy, CEO of BAI Communications UK, said:"Our long-term strategic partnership with Sunderland City Council will completely transform the city, accelerating Sunderland's ambitions to become one of the UK's most advanced smart cities, connecting people, communities and businesses.

Nest Seekers International’s Chief Economist, Erin Sykes, Launches New Inventory at Waldorf Astoria Residences, Miami with Dan Kaplan, Partner, PMG Development, and the Mayor of Miami, Francis Suarez

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 10:03pm

I am thrilled to bring new inventory to market at the luxurious Waldorf Astoria Residences in Miami, and it was wonderful to chat with the Mayor of Miami, Francis Suarez, and Partner, PMG Development, Dan Kaplan about this iconic new property.

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  • I am thrilled to bring new inventory to market at the luxurious Waldorf Astoria Residences in Miami, and it was wonderful to chat with the Mayor of Miami, Francis Suarez, and Partner, PMG Development, Dan Kaplan about this iconic new property.
  • This development also marks the debut of one of the worlds most iconic hospitality brands, Waldorf Astoria, in the Miami market.
  • My favorite parts of the Waldorf Astoria are the breathtaking views and detail on the way the apartments will be delivered.
  • Today, Nest Seekers has 25 offices and 1200 agents positioned in key markets throughout New York, London, Beverly Hills, New Jersey, Miami, and Greenwich.

FOX Weather Partners With WeatherSTEM Giving Platform Exclusive Access to Nearly 600 Meteorological News Gathering Instruments Nationwide

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 7:03pm

FOX Weather, FOX News Medias new AVOD streaming weather service launching October 25th, has signed an exclusive agreement with WeatherSTEM, the leader in live weather data and high-resolution video from collegiate and professional sports stadiums, to provide exclusive newsgathering data to FOX Weather, announced Sharri Berg, president of the platform.

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  • FOX Weather, FOX News Medias new AVOD streaming weather service launching October 25th, has signed an exclusive agreement with WeatherSTEM, the leader in live weather data and high-resolution video from collegiate and professional sports stadiums, to provide exclusive newsgathering data to FOX Weather, announced Sharri Berg, president of the platform.
  • WeatherSTEM Founder and CEO Edward Mansouri added, Were very excited to partner with FOX Weather and look forward to showcasing our innovative intelligence service on their vibrant new platform.
  • Utilizing WeatherSTEMs network of sensors, FOX Weather meteorologists will have the exclusive the ability to access live information from a footprint of nearly 600 WeatherSTEM stations including collegiate and NFL stadiums across the country.
  • FOX Weather is a free platform that will be available at foxweather.com and through the FOX Weather app for iOS and Android, as well as internet-connected TVs via FOX NOW, the FOX News app, and Tubi.

EKC PR Client, Lacey Sculls of VH1's Rock of Love, Launches New VOD Streaming Service, STORM TV

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 7:07pm

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Lacey Sculls ,the former reality show darlingfrom VH1's top-rated Rock of Lovewith Bret Michaels and Sharon Osbourne's Charm School , is bringingback ourpast guilty-pleasure reality TV obsessions with her very own VOD streaming service, STORM TV .

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  • LOS ANGELES, Oct. 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Lacey Sculls ,the former reality show darlingfrom VH1's top-rated Rock of Lovewith Bret Michaels and Sharon Osbourne's Charm School , is bringingback ourpast guilty-pleasure reality TV obsessions with her very own VOD streaming service, STORM TV .
  • "I am thrilled that these fans will now have a new hub in STORM TV, where they can watch juicy content and catch up with everyone!"
  • "I have two new'Of Love' inspired reality shows in pre-production that feature former cast members who fans knowand love," says Lacey Sculls.
  • For more information or to interview Lacey Sculls, contact EKC PR at 310-441-1000 or eileen@ekcpr.com .

Cast & Crew Further Strengthens Board, Adds Producer And Hollywood Trailblazer Stephanie Allain As A Director

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 7:00pm

"We are pleased to welcome Stephanie to our Board of Directors," said Mason Slaine, Cast & Crew's Chairman.

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  • "We are pleased to welcome Stephanie to our Board of Directors," said Mason Slaine, Cast & Crew's Chairman.
  • Her television producer credits include Dear White People and the 2020 Academy Awards for which she was Emmy nominated.
  • She has received numerous awards, both for her productions as well as her role in leading progressive change in the industry.
  • "Cast & Crew has an impressive and long-term track record for serving its customers and providing a supportive workplace for its employees.

CIM Group Signs Entertainment Law Firm Donaldson Callif Perez, LLP to Office Lease in LA’s West Adams Neighborhood

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 6:38pm

CIM Group announced today that it has signed a lease with Donaldson Callif Perez, LLP, a boutique law firm that specializes in documentary and independent film and television production, for office space in Los Angeles West Adams neighborhood.

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  • CIM Group announced today that it has signed a lease with Donaldson Callif Perez, LLP, a boutique law firm that specializes in documentary and independent film and television production, for office space in Los Angeles West Adams neighborhood.
  • Donaldson Callif Perez will occupy 8,973 square feet at 5600 W. Adams, an approximately 30,000-square-foot office building that provides two floors of modern office space above ground floor retail.
  • The newly constructed building features open floor plates with exposed ductwork, high ceilings, floor-to-ceiling glass windows, and spacious patios.
  • Our firm is dedicated to supporting independent content creators, enabling them to tell their stories their way, and West Adams is an ideal location as it is a flourishing community of independent innovators, with new business enterprises and entrepreneurs gravitating to the neighborhood, said Lisa Callif, Partner, Donaldson Callif Perez.

Drop It Like It’s Snoop: Hip Hop Legend Snoop Dogg to Star in NFT Sitcom With the Harlem Globetrotters, Coming Soon

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 6:30pm

Visionary and legend Snoop Dogg has announced the release of the one and only NFT sitcom to feature Snoop Dogg and the Harlem Globetrotters.

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  • Visionary and legend Snoop Dogg has announced the release of the one and only NFT sitcom to feature Snoop Dogg and the Harlem Globetrotters.
  • The drop is part of a joint campaign that includes the release of a limited edition Snoop Dogg / Globetrotters NFT drop collection.
  • Available exclusively through crypto promotion site VAST, the NFT drop will include Snoop Doggs new Harlem Globetrotters theme song as well.
  • Complete with canned applause and laugh tracks, the sitcom serves up the same lighthearted appeal and basketball cred that define both the Harlem Globetrotters and Snoop Dogg.

The Barbancourt Foundation names Haitian actor and philanthropist Jimmy Jean-Louis as its Official Ambassador.

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 6:46pm

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti, Oct. 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The Barbancourt Foundation, a non-profit organization spearheaded by the Rhum Barbancourt distillery, has named Haitian actor and philanthropist Jimmy Jean-Louis as its official ambassador. Since the late 1990s, the organization has worked actively to give back to the community through projects related to education, public health, environmental protection, culture, and support to the arts. 

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  • PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti, Oct. 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --The Barbancourt Foundation, a non-profit organization spearheaded by the Rhum Barbancourt distillery, has named Haitian actor and philanthropist Jimmy Jean-Louis as its official ambassador.
  • "Jimmy Jean-Louis is a source of pride for all Haitians, an accomplished artist who showcases our heritage around the world.
  • We are pleased to collaborate with him toward this common goal," said Delphine Gardere, President of the Barbancourt Foundation.
  • The organization is committed to giving back, having recently signed a five-year partnership with HELP (Haitian Education Leadership Program) to fund university scholarships for Haitian students.