Category Archives: Interview LATAM

Uruguay’s Montecable goes OTT with McGoLive app

Uruguays pay TV operator Montecable officially launched, after a trial period, its new McGoLive mobile application, which allows access to 50 live and HD TV channels. Now, the next step will be to launch the web version of the product, which is scheduled for April and will also include on demand content, Montecable CEO, Fabiana [...]

RTVCPlay to launch new original content

Colombian free access OTT service RTVCPlay will launch new original content, which will be added to the catalog during the second half of 2018, RTVCPlay Director, Rodrigo Holguin Alfaro, told NexTV News Latam. The executive will participate in the next edition of NexTV Series Colombia & Andean, which will be held on June 7 at [...]

Our Hispanic networks have continued to grow subscribers organically

In an interview prior to his participation in the next edition of NexTV CEO Latin America, Alan Sokol, President & CEO of Hemisphere Media Group, spoke with NexTV News Latam about the importance of the US Hispanic market and the company’s strategy for the region. What characteristics do you see in the US Hispanic audience [...]

Caracol expands its digital strategy

In an interview prior to his participation in the next editions of NexTV CEO Latin America and NexTV Series Colombia & Andean, Caracol Television’s digital Vice President, Marcelo Liberini, spoke about the company’s online strategy, the generation of original content and the future of Caracol Play SVOD platform. -How is Caracol’s digital strategy? We have [...]

TCS to launch two international OTT services

Prior to his participation in the next edition of NexTV CEO Latin America, the leading conference organized by Dataxis, Raúl Domínguez, director of TCS Digital, spoke with NexTV News Latam about the multiplatform strategy of the Salvadoran network, which includes the launch of two international channels that will be available through TCS GO, the OTT [...]

Chivas TV’s business potential is huge, and we are just starting

Prior to his participation in NexTV Series Mexico & Central America, José Luis Higuera, CEO of Chivas TV, spoke with NexTV News Latam about the performance of the OTT platform, which is a pioneer in the region and that this year launched a new updated version with the support of NBC Sports Playmaker Media. Chivas TV [...]

The TV industry needs to take a holistic approach to win the fight against piracy

Prior to his participation in NexTV Series Mexico & Central America, Raúl Lucas, Regional Director North Latam of Nagra, spoke with NexTV News Latam about online piracy in Latin America and the tools to combat this problem. -How has online piracy evolved in Latin America? In Latin America, the downloading or viewing of pirated audiovisual [...]

Latin America is Crunchyroll’s second most important market

Before his participation in the next edition of NexTV Series Mexico & Central America, Max Castro, Region Manager at Crunchyroll, spoke to NexTV News Latam about the new projects and performance of the anime platform in Latin America. -What are your main markets in Latin America? In Latin America, the number one market is Mexico, [...]