Antenna Group

Voukaki joins MoMedia from Antenna

Antenna Group programming executive Nelly Voukaki has joined disruptive digital distributor MoMedia as business development director. Voukaki worked at Antenna for nine years, most recently as lead for business development and project management for the Greece-based broadcaster’s digital and thematic channels unit. At MoMedia, she takes on a new post, reporting into CEO Lucas Bertrand. […]

Antenna buys Serbian broadcaster

Greece-based Antenna Group has acquired a controlling stake in Serbian free-to-air broadcaster B92. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed, but it means B92 will sit alongside Antenna’s free TV, pay TV, radio, television distribution, magazine, publishing, music, digital, telecoms and educational assets. B92 is a news-focused general television channel, which recorded the highest […]

Antenna Group partners with Vice Media

Greece-based Antenna Group has partnered with youth media brand and digital content studio Vice Media, in a deal designed to “dramatically expand” Vice’s presence across Greece and South East Europe. Vice will use media group Antenna’s position in the market to expand its distribution, offering the local audience “new ways to experience Vice content across […]

Antenna makes it Raine with strategic deal

Greece-based broadcaster Antenna Group has entered into a wide-ranging strategic partnership with media-focused merchant bank The Raine Group. The venture will see the pair explore joint initiatives to “pursue growth opportunities in new entertainment formats, emerging technology platforms, content rights and production assets”. Antenna will also become US-based Raine’s strategic partner in Europe. This closely […]

Discovery ‘interested in Prima TV takeover’

A report in the Romanian press claims Discovery Communications’s spending spree could be set to continue with the acquisition of free-TV broadcaster Prima TV. The Romanian channel group is said to be on the block and local news site reported that Discovery was among those interested in buying it from current parent SBS Broadcasting. […]

Greek net dives in with Eyeworks format

Greek commercial broadcaster Antenna Television has ordered its own series of Eyeworks’ diving format Celebrity Splash. The series, in which celebrities perform dives from boards of up to 10 metres, will launch on ANT1. While Keshet International’s Rising Star is emerging as the break-out format of MIPCOM 2013, Celebrity Splash was among the most well […]