Wurl, the world leader in powering streaming TV, is partnering with ScreenHits TV, a leading global aggregator platform allowing consumers to access all of their VOD and OTT subscriptions in one place, for the global distribution and monetization of FAST channels.
ScreenHits TV is partnering with Wurl to deliver and monetize FAST channels in ScreenHits TV’s current territories (United States, United Kingdom, Germany, Mexico, Colombia and Argentina), as well as several new territories later this year as part of its rapid international expansion efforts across Europe, Latin and North America, the Indian sub-continent and Africa. These channels will be distributed on the ScreenHits TV app available across several platforms including on Fire TV, iOS and Android TV now being rolled out across leading smart TV brands to make the best entertainment and news streaming content available on one screen.
The announcement was made jointly today by Rose Hulse, Founder and CEO, ScreenHits TV, and Craig Heiting, SVP, Worldwide Business Development at Wurl.
“This is an exciting opportunity to join forces with ScreenHits TV, one of the most innovative streaming apps available,” said Heiting. “The ability to provide ScreenHits TV’s FAST channels to a global audience is helping millions more viewers easily access the very best of streaming content.”
“With Wurl’s reach to 300 million-plus connected TVs worldwide across 50 countries, ScreenHits TV will have access to a selection of premium channels for our live feed that we can partner with as we grow in new territories,” said Hulse. “This will help us to further our goal of continually reaching new viewers and growing revenue for our leading streaming and content partners.”