History Vault

A+E poaches BBCWW exec for VOD post

A+E Networks UK has poached BBC Worldwide’s Riccardo Donato. Donato will take on a new role as director of distribution and digital partnerships at the UK arm of A+E Networks, which leads company operations in 90 territories in Europe, the Middle East and Africa. He was previously head of VOD for BBCWW’s emerging markets arm […]

History opens SVOD Vault in Canada

Corus Entertainment has launched a direct-to-consumer subscription service for specialty channel History in Canada. History Vault will offer hundreds of hours of content from the History channel library on-demand for C$5.49 (US$4.05) a month. Programming will be curated in collections such as ‘The American Civil War: Brothers Vs Brother’, which will include two-hour special Lee […]