July 14, 2014 3:29 AM ET

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Company Overview of Ovation TV, Inc.

Company Overview

Ovation TV, Inc. operates a multiplatform television network in the United States. The company focuses on arts culture programs. Its network showcases various artists in theater, dance, literature, film, visual and fine art, music, popular art, design, photography, and architecture; and features original and acquired programming. The company distributes its network via cable, satellite, and telco; and through OvationTV.com, a multi-platform content strategy Website. Ovation TV, Inc. was founded in 1997 and is based in Santa Monica, California with additional offices in Santa Monica and Los Angeles, California; New York, New York; and Chicago, Illinois. Ovation TV, Inc. operates as a subsidia...

2800 28th Street

Suite 240

Santa Monica, CA 90405

United States

Founded in 1997

Phone:

310-430-7548

Key Executives for Ovation TV, Inc.

Chief Executive Officer
Principal and Director
Age: 73
Executive Vice President of Ad Sales
Senior Vice President of Programming and Production
Senior Vice President of Distribution
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

Ovation TV, Inc. Key Developments

Time Warner Cable and Ovation Reach Carriage Agreement

Time Warner Cable and Ovation announced they reached an agreement to bring Ovation back to Time Warner Cable and Bright House Networks customers' lineups on January 1, 2014. Under the new agreement, the network has committed to deliver 200 more hours of original programming dedicated to the arts in the next year. By 2015, Ovation has committed to carry 250 hours per year of new and original programming growing to 300 hours for each subsequent year of the term.

Ovation Hires Robert Weiss as Chief Creative Officer

Ovation has named Robert Weiss to the newly created position of chief creative officer. Weiss will be in charge of the network's strategic and creative direction, overseeing programming, development, marketing and branding, on-air promotions, production, public relations, acquisitions program strategy and scheduling, talent relations, digital operations and research. Weiss will be based at the network's Santa Monica headquarters and report to the company's CEO Charles Segars.

Ovation TV, Inc. Names Robert Weiss as Chief Creative Officer

Robert Weiss has been named Chief Creative Officer of Ovation TV, Inc. Weiss will be based in the network's Santa Monica headquarters and will report to the company's CEO, Charles Segars. In this newly-created position, Weiss will be charged with the strategic direction and creative vision for Ovation's content and brand across all media platforms, including cable, satellite, broadband, VOD, SVOD, the Internet and mobile. Weiss will oversee all programming, development, marketing and branding, on-air promotions, production, public relations, acquisitions, program strategy and scheduling, talent relations, digital operations and research. Weiss was most recently the Chief Operating Officer of EQAL.

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