Viacom International Media Networks (VIMN) has reached an agreement with Telefónica to make a wide range of its TV channels and content available to subscribers of the Movistar Play, Telefonica’s OTT subscription platform in Latin America. The video streaming service has a presence across Latin America and offers both VOD and linear content as part of monthly subscription, as well as transactional movies.
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Senior Research Analyst, Service Providers & Platforms
Laura Aguilera tracks the home entertainment market.
Laura’s responsibilities include developing data, forecasts, and written analysis on the purchase, rental, and subscription consumption of movies, TV shows, and other content. Her research encompasses both physical/packaged and digital formats, and her principal coverage areas are South and Central America, as well as the United States.
Previously, Laura led the Video Titles database, which tracked retail and rental trends for feature films and DVD/Blu-ray disc titles. Laura has also served as a research analyst for broadband media, where she was involved in developing and maintaining the Broadband Media Intelligence Service and the Broadband Technology Intelligence Service.
Erik specializes in pay-TV operators and channels. He has more than 13 years of experience in tracking, modelling, and forecasting the US, Canadian, and Latin American pay-TV landscapes, and the worldwide TV channel business.
Erik is responsible for developing and maintaining key databases that make up the core of the US, Canadian, and Latin American television products for Omdia. He is also responsible for the development of the company’s exhaustive database of worldwide pay-TV channels. In addition, Erik has led many high-visibility consulting projects. His contributions include the development and maintenance of advanced pay-TV provider models and cable network revenue and profit models.
Erik holds a Bachelor of Arts in history from the University of California, Santa Cruz, US.
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