George is a multifaceted entertainment executive with experience working in independent film production and distribution, TV production, home video distribution, digital content production, and product development of consumer applications, consumer video platforms, and enterprise SaaS for content management and distribution. He was part of the launch team at Pluto TV as their founding Director of Content (2013-17). Most recently, George was the Head of Product Marketing for Frequency as a leader on the product team behind the development of Frequency Studio, a suite of cloud services for content management and distribution, focusing on linear scheduling and playout in the cloud. He now operates Next OTT, an OTT Programming and Distribution Strategy consulting firm.
Here's where you'll find George Rausch (Founder - Next OTT)
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July 12, 2019
9:00 AM - 9:20 AM 20 minutes
The Rise of Free Linear AVOD TV + How You Can Start a 24/7 OTT TV Channel
Add to Calendar 07/12/2019 09:00 07/12/2019 09:20 America/Los_Angeles The Rise of Free Linear AVOD TV + How You Can Start a 24/7 OTT TV Channel In the face of video-on-demand ("VOD") and "watch what you want, when you want it", free, linear TV is making a huge comeback in the over-the-top ("OTT") marketplace, most notably with the sale of Pluto TV to Viacom for $340 million in January 2019. In this talk, George Rausch, the founding/former Direct of Content for Pluto TV (2013-17) and Founder of Next OTT (an OTT Programming and Distribution Strategy consulting firm), will discuss the evolution of VOD, the rise of linear AVOD, and the opportunity of entering the market as a new linear TV channel. | Headliner Stage | false MM/DD/YYYY