BBTV’s Content Management Plus Solution helps manage unauthorized fan uploaded copies of content.
Thursday, November 12th, 2020
Vancouver, B.C.: BBTV Holdings Inc. (TSX: BBTV), a media tech company that uses technology enabled solutions to help content owners become more successful, today announced the expansion of the company’s Content Management Plus Solutions to individual content owners at scale. BBTV’s Content Management Solutions help manage fan uploaded copies of content to put content owners back in control of their IP, while also creating a new revenue stream for the content owners and BBTV. Enterprise media clients utilising the Content Management Solution include the National Basketball Association (NBA) and Sony Pictures. This is part of BBTV’s Plus Solutions that provide higher margins and enhanced value-adds for BBTV and its partners.
BBTV is making its Content Management Solution available to independent content owners of all sizes and genres. Since being launched in pilot form for independent content owners a few months ago, it is already generating billions of monthly incremental views. This powerful solution is already being used by existing BBTV independent content owner partners such as Brandon Rogers, a comedic genius whose YouTube channel is dedicated to the dark humour in ordinary American life, Family Fun Pack, a fun-loving family with six digital channels featuring popular family friendly content, Kwebbelkop, the 24th largest Gaming creator on YouTube in the United States, and Sam the Cooking Guy who has become a household name in the digital culinary world with his no-nonsense approach to cooking which encourages chefs of all ages to get in the kitchen.
“Content viewership continues to grow exponentially and it’s important that all creators of content, both global media enterprises and independent content owners of all sizes, have the tools to control and manage their fan uploaded content. We’re here to help them protect their IP and ensure they are not leaving money on the table,” comments Shahrzad Rafati, Chairperson and CEO, BBTV. “Our platform enables us to provide scalable solutions to content owners and migrate them from Base to higher margin Plus Solutions without friction. We love empowering our content owners with more tools and capabilities that amplify their success and grow their business.”
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BBTV is a media and technology company headquartered in Vancouver, Canada. BBTV is an enabling platform with a stated mission of advancing the world through the democratization of content. From individual content creators to global media companies, BBTV monetizes the media of content owners through end-to-end management, distribution and monetization solutions, powered by its innovative VISO Platform, including related proprietary technology, while allowing content owners to focus on their core competency – content creation. In June 2020, BBTV had the second most unique monthly viewers among digital platforms with 596 million globally, who consumed more than 54 billion minutes of video content, the most among media companies.* www.bbtv.com
*Calculations and classifications made by BBTV based on data from Comscore contained in Comscore’s “Top 12 Countries = June 2020 comScore Video Metrix Media Trend - Multi-Platform - Top 100 Video Properties Report”.
This press release contains forward looking information within the meaning of applicable securities legislation, which reflects the Company’s current expectations regarding future events including the expected success and strong results of BBTV’s Content Management Solutions. Forward looking information is based on a number of assumptions, including but not limited to assumptions regarding the changes and trends in our industry or the global economy (such as, but not limited to, continued growth in viewership of content), that are subject to a number of risks and uncertainties, many of which are beyond the Company’s control, which could cause actual results and events to differ materially from those that are disclosed in or implied by such forward looking information. Such risks and uncertainties include, but are not limited to the factors discussed under “Risk Factors” in the final prospectus of the Company dated October 22, 2020 filed on sedar at www.sedar.com. The Company does not undertake any obligation to update such forward looking information, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise, except as expressly required by applicable law.
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