Monthly Archive for: ‘January, 2015’

Internet IPOs: Where Are They Now?

By Rob Rawson for Staff.com Just last month, Twitter raised 1.8 billion on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) to become the second largest Internet IPO of all time after Facebook, overtaking global giants like Google, Yandex and Zynga. The online

YouTube Reveals Original Channels Initiative for 2015

By Bree Brouwer for Tubefilter Back in the fall of 2014, YouTube announced it would bring back an incarnation of its $100+ million Original Channels initiative and fund originals once again from some of the site’s most prominent and promising creators. The video sharing platform then promptly reorganized its

YouTube Reveals Its New Content Plan for 2015

By Bree Brouwer for Tubefilter Back in the fall of 2014, YouTube announced it would bring back an incarnation of its $100+ million Original Channels initiative and fund originals once again from some of the site’s most prominent and promising creators. The video

Yukon Media Industry Forum

Yukon Media Industry Forum When: February 8 – 11, 2015 Location: All events are at the Old Fire Hall Monday, February 9 9:30 – 11:30am Hold On to Your Ideas In this round table discussion participants will learn how to

World Summit Award-Mobile Global Congress Abu Dhabi

Location: The St. Regis Hotel, Abu Dhabi When: January 31 – February 3, 2015 February 1 – 8:00am Innovation Breakfast Workshop Winners workshops about fan engagement and creativity (for winning teams) Hosted by: Catherine Warren, President, FanTrust Entertainment Strategies, Canada

eOne Acquires 51% Stake in The Mark Gordon Company

By Leo Barraclough for Variety The U.K. and Canada based film and TV company Entertainment One has acquired a 51% stake in The Mark Gordon Company, the production outfit behind “Grey’s Anatomy” and “Saving Private Ryan.” The deal is worth

Katya Boudjelloud

Katya Boudjelloud, Bi-Lingual Digital Brand Architect, was born and raised in France. She left for London where she graduated and worked as a designer for more than 10 years in various industries including Television, Web Software and Market Trends. Her client