Distribution deal with Herring Networks
gives viewers access to original lifestyle programming and latest news from USA.
Dubai, UAE: 20 June 2020 – SRM, the UAE based content rights management company, has concluded a distribution agreement with US Based Herring Networks’ TV channels, AWE (A Wealth of Entertainment) and OAN (One America News Network).
The agreement allows SRM to license the channels to all platforms across the MENA region. Today, SRM announced that the channels have already launched on the DU TV platform in Dubai, United Arab Emirates and negotiations with other Pay-TV platforms (satellite, Cable, IPTV, OTT platforms) are on-going.
OAN, a 24/7 News Channel covering the latest American and International news from USA with Programs such as ‘The Ledger’, ‘Tipping Point’ and ‘After hours with Alex Salvi’, are just some of the top rated programs on OAN that analyze, debate and challenge current affairs and political issues that needs to be addressed today.
AWE, is a 24/7 lifestyle and entertainment channel, bringing viewers a wide range of programming from awe-inspiring travel destinations to outrageous cars, from culinary delights to amazing homes. Some of the key programs on AWE ‘Boys Toys’, ‘Selling Yachts’ and ‘Private Islands’.
Commenting on the partnership, Ali Ajouz, CEO of SRM, said: “I am delighted to bring OAN and AWE to the MENA region, two unique HD channels offering viewers never before seen original lifestyle productions and the latest up to date news from USA”.
“This agreement is another major milestone for AWE and OAN” said Charles Herring, CEO of Herring Networks. “The Middle East and North Africa is an important market for Herring Networks, we are delighted to partner with SRM as our distribution partner in the MENA region and look forward to adding more platforms soon.”
SRM legally and contractually manages all relationships between Licensors (content or channel owners) and Licensees (DTH, IPTV, OTT, Hospitality). Representing over 260 channels in 4K, HD, and SD, SAWA Rights Management license the channels to the Telcom Operators, Cable TV Platforms, Satellite Pay TV Platforms as well as the Hospitality Industry such as Hotels, Cafes, Restaurants, Hospitals, Camps and Compounds.
About Herring Networks:
Herring Networks, Inc. is a family owned and operated, independent media company focused on providing high quality national television programming to consumers via its national cable networks. The for-profit company was established in 2004 and has its primary production operations in California and Washington, DC.