WRN Broadcast today announced that it has signed an exclusive multi-year contract with CSC Media to provide playout and media management services.
A global broadcast company, WRN Broadcast provides multi-platform technology solutions across a complete range of broadcast services including multi-channel playout, media management and distribution for broadcasters, content rights holders and platform operators.
WRN Broadcast, which was awarded the exclusive contract following a competitive tender, will be responsible for CSC Media’s complete portfolio – the UK’s largest independently-owned bouquet of eighteen channels, including Chart Show TV, Tiny Pop, True Entertainment – and the social media TV channel BuzMuzik, launched in 2012. The channels, which are available 24 hours a day launched this week.
Remy Minute, Managing Director, CSC Media, said: “I’m delighted to have awarded WRN Broadcast the contract for playout and media management for CSC Media. It was of primary importance that we appointed the right partner to enable our continued growth and positively meet the demands on delivering the excellent channels we have in our network. I’m thoroughly impressed with WRN Broadcast and confident that with their first-class service and expertise we’ll be able to achieve success.”
Under terms of the contact, WRN Broadcast will be responsible for delivering 15000 hours of television services for CSC Media every month, across Sky, Virgin Media, Freesat and international affiliate partners including DSTV/Multichoice.
David Treadway, CEO, WRN Broadcast, added: “We are excited to have been chosen by CSC Media to provide these services as its exclusive broadcast partner. This is a significant win for WRN Broadcast and it is testament to our growth, ambition and reputation as it is to our excellent track record in delivering high quality, reliable and cost effective broadcast solutions. We look forward to working with CSC Media and developing our relationship further over the coming years.”