BBC STUDIOS PROMOTES MURILO HINOJOSA TO VP, CONSUMER PRODUCTS & COMMERICAL PARTNERSHIPS, LATIN AMERICA

Posted by on Thursday, April 4th, 2024 in

BBC Studios has promoted Murilo Hinojosa to Vice President, Consumer Products & Commercial Partnerships, Latin America, effective immediately. Hinojosa will continue to oversee and provide strategic licensing planning for the global phenomenon Bluey in Latin America, as well as world-famous brands Doctor Who, Top Gear, Hey Duggee and BBC Studios’ factual umbrella brand BBC Earth,…

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BBC LAUNCHES ALL-NEW APP EXPERIENCE

Posted by on Thursday, March 21st, 2024 in

New York – March 21, 2024 – BBC Studios, the commercial arm of the BBC, and BBC News today announced the launch of the brand-new BBC mobile app, transforming the way audiences outside the UK read, watch, and find the BBC’s renowned journalism and storytelling, wherever they may be. The all-new BBC app replaces the…

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BBC STRIKES DEAL WITH AMAZON MUSIC TO BRING BBC PODCASTS TO AMAZON MUSIC LISTENERS GLOBALLY FOR THE FIRST TIME

Posted by on Monday, March 18th, 2024 in

BBC – creator, producer and distributor of distinct British content globally – today announced a new deal with Amazon Music that will make BBC podcasts available on the streaming service for the first time outside the UK.    Beginning today, subscribers to Prime and Amazon Music Unlimited services can exclusively access a curated suite of over…

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ROBERT SCHILDHOUSE TO ASSUME EXPANDED ROLE AS PRESIDENT OF BRITBOX NORTH AMERICA AND GM OF BRITBOX INTERNATIONAL

Posted by on Monday, March 18th, 2024 in

BBC Studios, the BBC’s commercial content studio and media & streaming business, today announced key leadership changes at BritBox International. Effective April 1, 2024, Robert Schildhouse is appointed to the expanded role of President of BritBox North America, and General Manager of BritBox International based in New York. Kerry Ball will continue in her role…

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BBC NEWS CHANNEL LAUNCHES ON LEADING CTV/FAST PLATFORMS

Posted by on Wednesday, March 13th, 2024 in

NEW YORK, NY – March 13 – AMC Networks and BBC Studios, the commercial subsidiary of the BBC Group, today announced the launch of BBC News as a new 24-hour live news channel on a variety of leading CTV/FAST platforms. Initial launch partners are Pluto TV, Samsung TV Plus, Xumo Play, VIZIO WatchFree+, Sling Freestream…

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BBC Studios Announces New Creative Partnership with R/GA

Posted by on Wednesday, March 6th, 2024 in

NEW YORK – March 06, 2024 – R/GA is pleased to announce that, following a competitive pitch process, BBC Studios, the commercial arm of the BBC Group, has appointed the agency as its chosen creative partner to concept and launch a new BBC brand campaign focused on the U.S market. As part of this new…

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The Best of the BBC Has a New Home at BBC.com

Posted by on Wednesday, December 6th, 2023 in

New York – December 6, 2023 – BBC Studios, the commercial arm of the BBC, today launched an all-new BBC.com. The new digital destination was designed to make it easier for global audiences outside of the UK to discover and navigate the best of the BBC’s global journalism and storytelling. Available first in North America,…

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BBC STUDIOS TAPS JULIE MAYVILLE TO LEAD GROWING U.S. BASED SOCIAL ADVERTISING SALES TEAM

Posted by on Tuesday, June 20th, 2023 in

BBC Studios, the commercial subsidiary of the BBC, today announced the appointment of Julie Mayville as Director of Social Advertising Sales, effective immediately. Based out of New York, Mayville will be responsible for creating and implementing the commercial strategy and go-to-market launch for the company’s social advertising sales function for North America and Latin America….

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BBC Studios Names Melissa Rubinson as SVP, Business Development & Partnerships

Posted by on Wednesday, May 31st, 2023 in

New York, NY – May 31, 2023 – BBC Studios, the commercial subsidiary of the BBC, today announced the appointment of Melissa Rubinson as senior vice president, Business Development & Partnerships, effective immediately. In this new role, Rubinson will be focused on expanding the company’s audiences and increasing revenue for BBC News content across platforms,…

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BBC STUDIOS APPOINTS STUDIO VETERAN LAWRENCE SZABO AS EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT OF U.S. CONTENT DISTRIBUTION

Posted by on Thursday, May 18th, 2023 in

NEW YORK, MAY 18, 2023 – BBC Studios, a global content company with bold British creativity at its heart, today announced that Lawrence Szabo has been named Executive Vice President of U.S. Content Distribution, effective immediately. Szabo will be based in Los Angeles and report to BBC Studios President, Content Distribution, North America and Latin…

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