Category Archives: Interview LATAM

Megacable’s Xview reaches 87,000 subscribers in Mexico

Megacable CEO Enrique Yamuni spoke to NexTV News Latam about the strategy and next steps of Xview, the companys next-generation multi-screen service with linear TV and On Demand content that has already reached 87,000 subscribers. – What opportunities did you see in the market when launching Xview? Megacable recognizes that content consumption habits are changing, [...]

FOX signs new agreements, prepares to expand reach of its SVOD platform in Mexico

Before his participation in the next edition of NexTV Series Mexico & Central America, the leading conference organized by Dataxis, Federico Alamán, SVP & Country Manager in Mexico of FOX Networks Group Latin America, spoke with NexTV News Latam about the FOX APP & TV streaming platform, which will expand its reach as standalone SVOD [...]

Multimedios reinforces its TV strategy

Guillermo Franco, General Manager of Multimedios Televisión, spoke in an interview with NexTV News Latam about the recent tender process where the company obtained six new DTT channels. This way, Multimedios will expand its presence to more regions of the country, including Mexico City and its Metropolitan area. Multimedios Television has 50 years of experience in the [...]

DirecTV prepares for 2018 World Cup

Guillermo Barreto, AVP Sports Content, DirecTV Latin America, spoke to NexTV News Latam about the live coverage that DirecTV Sports will offer of all 64 matches of the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia. The DTH operator has broadcast the event since 1998.   -How will the coverage be for the 2018 World Cup? We [...]

Integrating multiple OTTs in a single interface means simplifying the user experience

In an interview during the conference NexTV Series South America, Gonzalo Hita, COO of Cablevisión, Argentina’s largest pay TV operator, spoke about Flow’s main features and the possibility of integrating OTT services. Video streaming platforms are gaining more relevance in the market. During his participation in a ‘One to One’ session held in the event [...]

Mega leads with its multiplatform strategy

Cristian Hernández, Executive producer of digital media at Mega, explained in an interview during the course of NexTV Series South America the multiplatform strategy of the Chilean TV broadcaster, which is the leader of the free-to-air market in the country. -What platforms does Mega work with? We have a multiplatform development. We have segmented into three [...]

The potential for eSports is huge

Pitter Rodriguez, Head of Sports Partnerships Latam at Twitter, spoke in an exclusive interview during the course of the conference NexTV Series South America on the importance of live sports, the agreements for the region and the growth of eSports. “Twitter entered sports broadcasts because we saw that large part of the conversations on the platform [...]

TVN launches portal with exclusive mobile content

Chilean free-to-air channel TVN plans to launch soon a mobile portal with a freemium model and exclusive content, Marcela Quiroga, TVNs Head Digital Sales & New Media, said in an interview with NexTV News Latam. Quiroga will participate in the next edition of NexTV Series South America, where she will talk about this new project, [...]

TVN lanza portal con contenido exclusivo para móviles

El canal de TV abierta TVN de Chile tiene previsto lanzar en breve un portal  para dispositivos móviles con un modelo freemium y contenidos exclusivos, adelantó en una entrevista con NexTV News Latam, Marcela Quiroga, Head Digital Sales & New Media de la empresa. Quiroga participará de la próxima edición de NexTV Series South America, [...]