AMC Networks: Reinventing and launching new brands for emerging platforms

Published August 23rd, 2018

The media and entertainment industry are undergoing a significant transformation driven by rapid advancements in technology, changing consumer habits, the rise of new competitors and different business models. The ability to adapt and innovate is crucial for media and entertainment companies if they are to win in this new environment.

At the Nordic TV Summit in Copenhagen on September 27th,  Marco Frazier, SVP, International Distribution – Digital & New Platforms, AMC Networks International will offer insights into how to reinvent entertainment brands and launch entirely new services to under-served audiences. The session will explore the importance of harnessing expert curators, embracing fan communities and developing compelling content to appeal to a wide range of audiences in today’s competitive landscape.

Marco Frazier is Senior Vice President, International Distribution – Digital and New Platforms, AMC Networks International (AMCNI).  In this position, Frazier oversees worldwide distribution of AMC Networks International’s linear channels with new and digital media platforms.

At the annual Nordic TV Summit we’ll take a look at the trends, technologies, consumer habits and innovations shaping the internet TV industry in the Nordics and beyond. With a phenomenal speaker line-up, featuring a stellar line-up of C-level speakers from the likes of iflix, TV2 Denmark, Altibox, Viaplay, AMC Networks, Endemol Shine Group, Filmstruck, and many more. Nordic TV Summit is recognized by industry professionals as one of the most important events in the OTT Calendar.

Nordic TV Summit 2018 will inspire, excite, entertain and provide you with the knowledge, inspiration and network to take your business to the next level. You’ll meet industry disruptors, be inspired by the leading minds and thinkers in the industry and gain unique industry insight.

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Myths and realities of the OTT Business

Today’s rapidly evolving streaming video ecosystem continues to change and evolve at a breakneck pace. This has intensified now that the platform and tech giants are part of the competition, investing billions in content. The most significant impact to consumers and creators alike is that we have evolved from a world of limited options to one of almost infinite choice. And with this overwhelming amount of choice, consumers now gravitate not only toward the most resonant content, but also the most engaging experiences. At the Nordic TV Summit in Copenhagen on September 27th, Ben Keen, Advisor and Analyst, Technology, Media and Telecoms, will offer insights into some if the myths and realities of the OTT business. Insight that will guide and help companies to stay relevant in this dynamic industry and build a competitive advantage. To succeed in the future that’s taking shape, companies must revisit every aspect of what they do and how they do it. They must look identify realities vs myths to go ‘above and beyond’ in how they envision their business, generate revenues, create and organise their capabilities and build and retain trust from the consumer. And given the pace and scale of change under way, speed is vital. Standing still is not an option. Nordic TV Summit we’ll take a look at the trends, technologies, consumer habits and innovations shaping the internet TV industry in the Nordics and beyond. With a phenomenal speaker line-up, featuring a stellar line-up of C-level speakers from the likes of iflix, TV2 Denmark, Altibox, Viaplay, AMC Networks, Endemol Shine Group, Filmstruck, and many more. Nordic TV Summit is recognized by industry professionals as one of the most important events in the OTT Calendar. Nordic TV Summit 2018 will inspire, excite, entertain and provide you with the knowledge, inspiration and network to take your business to the next level. You’ll meet industry disruptors, be inspired by the leading minds and thinkers in the industry and gain unique industry insight. Don’t miss out- Secure your ticket today at www.nordictvsummit.com [embed]https://vimeo.com/237538772[/embed]