Ernesto Schmitt

Fox invests $6.5m in Clarkson’s digital venture

21st Century Fox has invested US$6.5 million in DriveTribe, a new digital venture from the former presenters and producer of Top Gear. Former Top Gear presenters Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May are planning to launch the DriveTribe digital portal in November. Ex-Top Gear executive producer Andy Wilman and tech entrepreneur Ernesto Schmitt are […]

Beamly bought by cosmetics firm Coty

Beauty firm Coty has bought social TV service Beamly, with plans to use it as a marketing platform to help up engagement with its digital campaigns. Announcing the deal, Coty described Beamly, which first launched in 2012 as a second-screen TV app called Zeebox, as a “cutting-edge digital marketing firm”. The company said it will use […]