MTV’s network of digital platforms, which includes social, news and video apps, will be integrated into the network’s online content by the end of 2019.
The digital networks will provide a unified place for MTV content creators to collaborate, promote, distribute, and monetize their content.
MTV and its partners will also continue to leverage MTV.com to deliver the MTV.tv channel.
“We are extremely excited to be working with MTV on the new content platforms, as we’ve already announced plans to bring together MTV.TV and MTV.net for live events and digital content for fans,” said MTV CEO Jim Meyer.
“As a growing media company, we’ve seen how these new platforms will be integral to our business, and we are very proud to be able to leverage our shared digital infrastructure to bring our fans closer to the MTV brand, while also building an even more valuable online portfolio.”
In addition, our digital networks are going to enable us to accelerate the growth of the brand, grow our digital audience, and make it easier for us to monetize our content.
We look forward to sharing more details as we begin to roll out these new digital platforms.
“The partnership will allow MTV to offer fans more choice in the ways they access their favorite shows and shows they love.
MTV will also expand its content distribution to new digital-first platforms like Snapchat, Instagram and YouTube.
“MTV is one of the most beloved brands in the world and we’re excited to bring its rich content to millions of fans across the globe.” “
It is with great pride that I welcome MTV to the world of digital, and I can’t wait to begin the journey together,” said Greg Gianforte, President of Viacom.
“MTV is one of the most beloved brands in the world and we’re excited to bring its rich content to millions of fans across the globe.”
This deal is part of the MTV Networks and Digital Entertainment Group, which was formed in June 2019.
“This new relationship with MTV will enable us both to innovate, and to grow our content and to help our audiences reach their full potential,” said Matt Frewin, Chairman and CEO of MTV.
The combined companies will have more than 50 million subscribers across multiple platforms, including MTV.to, MTV, MTV2, MTV and MTV+. “
For more than two decades, MTV has been an integral part of our family of content brands, and this is a great opportunity for us and our partners to build a stronger, more sustainable business.”
The combined companies will have more than 50 million subscribers across multiple platforms, including MTV.to, MTV, MTV2, MTV and MTV+.
“Moviemaking is about more than just producing and distributing the content.
It’s about building a network of people who love to watch, share, and learn about music and pop culture, and who are fans of MTV,” said Michele Belsky, President and CEO, Viacum Brands.
“To grow our brand and our audience, we have to be a part of a vibrant and connected ecosystem that will enable them to reach a wider audience.
I’m excited to welcome MTV into this group of companies and look forward for the next phase of the network.”
The two sides have worked closely over the past several years to create a network that will connect fans and creators in new and innovative ways.
“Today, we are launching the MTV Network as a part-time venture with no upfront cost and will expand our content distribution over time,” said Gianfortes.
“Through this partnership, MTV will be able reach its full potential.
The MTV Networks, MTV Networks.com and MTV 2.com platforms will remain fully operational. “
These new platforms are part of what has made MTV the world’s most popular entertainment brand, and it is my mission to ensure that the next generation of MTV fans will be inspired by what they see, hear and consume on the networks.”
The MTV Networks, MTV Networks.com and MTV 2.com platforms will remain fully operational.
MTV’s portfolio includes MTV, VH1, MTV Live, MTV Music, MTV TV, MTV Playlist, MTV V, MTV Classic, MTV Digital, MTV Mobile and MTV Games.
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