BBC and Quora Announce Partnered Column

Posted by on Monday, September 23rd, 2013 in

Los Angeles, CA – BBC.com today marked the expansion of their partnership with online question-and-answer product, Quora. The sites blend relevant and compelling insights from Quora’s global community of writers with BBC’s first-class storytelling into regular columns across the BBC.com feature pages. “BBC.com users are worldly and curious – a terrific match with Quora’s varied…

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BBC.com Means Business

Posted by on Thursday, June 6th, 2013 in

New York, NY – BBC.com today announced the launch of two business journalism sections that will interpret global economic stories, trends and profiles to a personal level. The two new sites – BBC Capital and BBC Entrepreneurship– underline the site’s commitment to become a household source for business news and features. “BBC is no stranger to financial…

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BBC.com Launches New Features Page, Culture

Posted by on Thursday, May 2nd, 2013 in

New York, NY – BBC.com launches its latest feature section – Culture – to inspire readers to indulge in cultural, design and style trends. Benefitting from its global reach, the BBC has a long tradition of covering film, music and art. Complete with compelling columns, clips from BBC World News programs, exclusive BBC archive treasures, info…

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BBC Delivers Record-breaking U.S. Online Audiences

Posted by on Sunday, April 14th, 2013 in

New York, NY – The global news events of the last two months have had a marked impact on traffic to the BBC in the U.S. According to the latest comScore data for March, BBC sites delivered record-breaking U.S. audiences, demonstrating American users are increasingly making the BBC part of their everyday news habit. comScore…

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BBC AMERICA Promotes Matt Stein To SVP, Marketing, Promotion And Creative Services

Posted by on Tuesday, February 12th, 2013 in

New York, NY – Matt Stein has been promoted to SVP, Marketing, Promotion, and Creative Services for BBC AMERICA, effective immediately, announced Perry Simon, General Manager, BBC AMERICA. Stein joined the channel in 2010 as VP, Promotions and Creative Services. Over the last three years, Stein has worked on the successful launch of the channel’s first…

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Under The Hood Of BBC.com Autos Launch

Posted by on Thursday, January 10th, 2013 in

New York, NY – BBC Worldwide America today announced the launch of BBC Autos (BBC.com/Autos), an entertaining, insightful daily read examining the passionate side of automobiles – touching on design, technology, community and culture. BBC Autos will complement and build upon the vast automotive content produced by BBC News, BBC Sport and Top Gear. Whether you want to…

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BBC Worldwide Showcase Latin America Confirms Ronaldo Lemos of the Fundacao Getúlio Vargas Center for Technology and Society and Fabio Coelho of Google Brazil

Posted by on Wednesday, August 22nd, 2012 in

New York, NY – BBC Worldwide Latin America has confirmed leading digital technology experts Ronaldo Lemos, Director of the Center for Technology and Society at the Fundação Getúlio Vargas School in Rio de Janeiro, and Fabio Coelho, Director of Google Brazil, to take part in this year’s digital sessions at BBC Worldwide Showcase Latin America. …

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BBC Worldwide Promotes Parul Patel to Vice President Factual Co-Productions and Sales

Posted by on Thursday, May 10th, 2012 in

New York, NY — BBC Worldwide, the commercial arm of the BBC, today announced the promotion of Parul Patel to Vice President, Factual Co-Productions and Sales, effective immediately.  Parul will continue to oversee co-production and sales activity with broadcast partners across key factual programming genres, including natural history, news and current affairs, lifestyle and general…

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BBC Future Presents Paleofuturist Matt Novak’s First-ever Exhibit “the Future That Never Was” In Partnership With With Atlas Obscura

Posted by on Thursday, April 19th, 2012 in

New York, NY — BBC Future presents the first-ever exhibit of their paleo future columnist, Matt Novak, “The Future That Never Was.” The exhibit, presented in partnership with Atlas Obscura‘s third annual Obscura Day, will showcase Novak’s unparalleled private collection of ephemera, vintage advertisements and miscellaneous retro-future objects that capture the ghosts of future visions past. From…

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Welcome to BBC Future

Posted by on Wednesday, February 22nd, 2012 in

New York, NY – BBC Worldwide today announced the launch of BBC Future, the latest BBC.com section. Informative and entertaining, BBC Future presents readers with an inspiring, forward-thinking and global array of content – going beyond reporting to delve deep into the personal and societal implications of topical developments in science, technology, health and environment. Launching with…

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