Tag Archives: Rafael Urbina

Univision: ‘We are helding conversations to add Vix and PrendeTV into pay TV operators STBs in the US and Latin America’

Rafael Urbina, General Manager & EVP AVOD, Streaming at Univision Communications Inc. was interviewed by Nextv News Latin America regarding the company’s aims for this year and the impact of the pandemic on the industry. In addition, the executive reported that they are in talks to integrate AVOD OTTs Vix and PrendeTV apps to pay [...]

Univision launches AVOD OTT PrendeTV with TV channels and VOD content in Spanish for US Hispanic audiences

Univision Communications Inc. announced that it has officially launched PrendeTV, originally announced last January. The platform offers channels and VOD content in Spanish for Hispanic audiences in the US, including titles from Univision, Televisa, RCN, Caracol and Globo, as well as movies from Disney, Lionsgate and MGM, which will be included soon. According to the [...]

Univision acquires Vix and strengthens itself on AVOD market

Univision Communications Inc. announced this last Monday, February 1st, it has acquired Vix, one of the leading AVOD OTT available for US Hispanics and Latin American audiences, recently launched in Brazil. Financial details of the transaction were not disclosed.  Vix acquisition by Univision takes place after the company has renewed its executive structure, having been [...]

Opportunities for AVOD in Latin America to take place on the coming Dataxis virtual panel

After having developed a new Nextv Series South America virtual edition, Dataxis is helding a new virtual panel to debate different issues related to the industry. This time, the panel will focus on Opportunities for AVOD in Latin America. The event is taking place this Tuesday, November 10th at 1:00 PM (ART). Registration is free [...]