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Priya Dogra appointed President, WarnerMedia Entertainment Networks, EMEA and APAC

WarnerMedia, a division of AT&T Inc., has announced the appointment of Priya Dogra as President, WarnerMedia Entertainment Networks, EMEA and APAC. For the time being, Dogra will continue her responsibilities as Executive Vice President, Strategy & Corporate Development for WarnerMedia. With her added responsibilities, Dogra will report to Gerhard Zeiler, Chief Revenue Officer, WarnerMedia & President, WarnerMedia International Networks. She replaces Giorgio Stock who stepped down at the end of June.…

What Veritone Intends to Achieve with UGC Library from Collab?

The maker of aiWare Veritone has signed a creative agreement with Collab to expand its content licensing services to include User-Generated Content (UGC) Library. As part of the deal, Collab would supply impactful UGC stock inventory to meet the dynamic needs of various marketing and advertising teams in the digital industry. The two companies would provide creatives as benchmarks of digital media continue to evolve around licensing and creative projects. Collab, an independent digital entertainment studio has been a…

EY Survey: Media and Entertainment Companies Say They Must Reinvent to Survive the Next Five Years

50% believe they can no longer rely on traditional business models Over a third (34%) of media and entertainment (M&E) executives admit that their company will no longer exist in five years unless their business undergoes reinvention. This is according to a new EY survey, How are media and entertainment businesses reinventing in an age of transformation?, which analyzes the views of more than 350 global industry executives to reveal the catalysts, strategies and actions that are shaping business transformation. Faced…

Deluxe Completes Comprehensive Restructuring And Announces New Leadership

Eric Cummins named Chief Executive Officer Deluxe, the leading content creation to distribution company, announced that it has completed its comprehensive restructuring and has appointed Eric Cummins as the company's next Chief Executive Officer (CEO). As a result of the restructuring and successful emergence from Chapter 11, Deluxe has shed more than 75 percent of its debt and obtained $115 million in new financing. Effective immediately, Cummins will succeed Deluxe's current CEO, John Wallace, who is retiring after…

Mixpanel Announces €100M Ambitious, 10-Year European Expansion Plan Including a Data Residency Program

Mixpanel Is Doubling down on Its European Expansion Commitment with a €100M Plan Including Three New European Offices and a Data Residency Program Mixpanel, the world's leading user behavior analytics platform, announces its continued European expansion, following a strong year of growth in Europe. The keystone of this strategic plan will include a new European headquarters office in Barcelona, Spain, that will house 60-70 new employees focused on localized sales, support, marketing, partnerships, accounting, and…

Figure Eight Launches Machine Learning Assisted Video Object Tracking Solution to Accelerate the Creation of Training Data

Machine Learning Enhanced Platform Creates Training Data up to 100 Times Faster Than Human-Only Solutions Figure Eight, the essential Human-in-the-Loop Machine Learning platform, launched its Machine Learning assisted Video Object Tracking solution to accelerate the creation of training data for customers in key industries such as automotive and transportation, consumer goods and retail, media and entertainment, and security and surveillance. Figure Eight's Machine Learning assisted Video Object Tracking solution…

The Shift to Cloud Computing: A New Era for Rights Management in Media and Entertainment Businesses

We live in an era in which consumers control the show. This is especially true when it comes to the media & entertainment sector, where the explosion of digital content and the rise of the Netflix distribution model have made business operations more complicated than ever before. From managing content rights and availabilities to royalty and intellectual property, the digital age has required companies to adapt at warp speed to keep pace. Fortunately, cloud solutions offer an attractive resolution to this dilemma as…