FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: - New York, NY, April 3, 2018
New and returning partnerships announced ahead of NAB 2018 include the entire ABC O&O, TEGNA, and COX Media groups, as well as AMC, Bravo, and MTV / VH1.
Megaphone TV, the industry’s leading Viewer Engagement Platform for any live broadcast, is excited to announce new and extended partnerships with some of the biggest content providers in television and OTT/streaming. These national and international partnerships are in addition to Megaphone’s presence in the top 24 of 25 major local US television markets.
Megaphone enhances the viewer experience of live video content through features such as interactive on-air graphics, realtime audience polling, contests and gaming, social media, and interactive advertising. The result is increased viewer engagement, view time and frequency, and new monetization opportunities.
All 8 ABC O&Os have rolled out Megaphone TV as have all 39 TEGNA and Cox Media Group stations. Other local broadcasters that are now utilizing Megaphone products include CBS O&O, Graham Media, NBC O&O, Raycom, Scripps, and Sinclair, which combined represent over 60% of local US TV households.
AMC ("Talking Dead") and Bravo ("Watch What Happens Live! with Andy Cohen") have renewed their interactive Emmy-nominated and Emmy-winning partnerships, and Viacom has launched Megaphone on MTV ("Jersey Shore" / "Total Request Live") and VH1 ("Love and Hip Hop").
Beyond the English-speaking market, Megaphone’s products are directly connecting stations to their viewers in European and Latin American markets on channels such as Sport1 (Germany), Univision Deportes (US/Spanish), TV Azteca (Mexico), and Albavision (Peru, Costa Rica, Paraguay).
Some of the world’s most popular streaming and premium OTT platforms, including Legendary Digital ("The Nerdist"), CBS All Access ("After Trek"), and YouTube (E3 coverage), are now integrating Megaphone products into their shows as well.
Megaphone’s team will be on hand to showcase the next generation of products and features at NAB 2018 located at South Upper Hall Booth SU14908, April 9-12, at the Las Vegas Convention Center. For further questions, live demonstrations, and interview opportunities, please write to firstname.lastname@example.org.