Tag Archives: Viacom International Media Networks

TV must adapt itself to OTT market and audiences

One of the panels developed during the first day of Nextv CEO Latin America, leading conference organized by Dataxis last November 5th and 6th at the Biltmore Hotel in Coral Gables, Miami, was titled Is pay TV via OTT the future of TV?, was attended by Steve Oetegenn, President of Verimatrix; Ezequiel Fonseca Zas, SVP [...]

Viacom inks licensing deals in Mexico and Brazil

Viacom International Media Networks (VIMN) has signed several licensing agreements in Mexico and Brazil for popular Nickelodeon preschool shows, including Rusty Rivets. In Mexico, free-to-air channel Imagen Televisión acquired content from Nick Jr. for its children’s weekend block, including the first season of “Shimmer and Shine,” “Team Umizoomi,” “Dora and Friends” and ” Bubble Guppies”. [...]

Viacom acquires majority stake in Brazilian comedy producer Porta dos Fundos

Viacom International Media Networks (VIMN) announced an agreement to buy a majority stake in Porta dos Fundos, the Brazilian short-form comedy content producer, with great popularity and success, especially on YouTube. Porta dos Fundos was founded in 2012 by Antonio Tabet, Fábio Porchat, Gregório Duvivier, João Vicente de Castro and Ian SBF. It is known [...]