XTreme Video has announced 3 exciting news this week at MipCom 2016 in Cannes!
XTreme Video Announces New Non-Scripted Factual Reality Series in Ultra HD, “Inside the Masters of Dirt” on INsight TV
XTreme Video, the leading Multi-Platform Network, announces a new non-scripted reality series “Inside the Masters of Dirt,” for INsight TV which follows the crew that produces the popular freestyle motocross arena show of the same name.
“INsight TV is the perfect fit for this series and we’re stoked to be working with them” says Joe Nilsson, Senior Director of Business Development at XTreme Video. “Viewing in Ultra HD is the perfect way for an audience to fully appreciate the incredible spectacle of the Masters of Dirt.”
This series promises to be one of the most high octane, entertaining shows on the planet. Capture and available in stunning Ultra HD (4K) the series follows the M.O.D crew as they travel the world amazing audiences of thousands on their arena tour. See behind the scenes and what does into making one of the largest extreme sports arena events, and the wild lifestyle that goes with it.
“INsight TV is excited to be working with XTreme Video and is looking forward to bringing the Ultra HD series ‘Inside the Masters of Dirt’ to its global audience. XTreme Video produces the kind of high-octane, storytelling films that complements the channel’s identity and the opportunity to work together on future projects is an exciting proposition.” says Justin Steel, Global Channel Manager at TERN International.
XTreme Video Continues Heavy Global Expansion into the United States’ Very Own Entertainment Capital of the World – Los Angeles, California
Ben Lister joins the company as the Chief Operating Officer. Additionally, XTreme Video is proud to announce their first office in the burgeoning tech hub of Playa Vista, in Los Angeles California. Inhabited by film studios, TV Channels and leading media companies like YouTube and Facebook, the office will be led by Ben and is situated in the centre of today’s global, digital video and entertainment capital.
Gregg Bywalski, XTreme Video’s CEO said, “Ben’s extensive wealth of experience and knowledge within the TV and content production industry has already made him a key addition to the XTreme Video family. We’re thrilled that he’s joined the team. We’re confident that he’ll lead our US expansion successfully. We’re stoked that we were able to find someone of Ben’s caliber to fulfill this role.”
After building a strong presence in Europe, the Middle East and Asia with offices in Biarritz, Dubai, London, Paris, Hong Kong and Shenzhen, XTreme Video is focusing on building its North American team, where it represents many of the top US category creators and brand clients.
Ben comments “I’m excited to start a new challenge with XTreme Video and look forward to working with the established team to further develop their already extensive product and service suite for athletes, platforms and brands as well as their on-going TV production projects for international broadcasting partners.”
Two Popular BMX Content Creators Join XTreme Video’s Growing Multi-Platform Network
Boqer123 and KinkBMX Bring Their Sizable Social Media Audiences and Captivating BMX Content to XTreme Video’s Growing International Community.
“We are in awe of how Boqer123 and KinkBMX grew their own devoted audiences within the extreme sports fan base through their zealous use of social media and great content creation,” says Gregg Bywalski, CEO of XTreme Video. “We’re very excited to welcome our new creators to the XTreme Video family and introduce them to our passionate and international growing community. We look forward to create new opportunities with our creators to think, create and share exciting new stories tailored to their millennial audiences with broadcasters and major platforms.”
Founded in 2011, Boqer123 is a crew that creates original BMX webisodes. Alongside his YouTube shenanigans, the founder of Boqer123, Josh James, has also launched a clothing brand. Boqer123 grew its community into one of the most followed BMX and lifestyle brand on social network channels with +320K subscribers across all social platforms. Watch the latest videos from Boqer123 here: youtube.com/user/boqer123
KinkBMX is a BMX bike part supplier based out of Rochester, NY who also create high-quality videos, highlighting the newest gear, tricks and the BMX lifestyle. KinkBMX has build over the years an engaged community around its brand with +512K subscribers across their social platforms. Watch more about them on YouTube: Youtube.com/user/KinkBMXVideos/featured
XTreme Video continues to discover, develop, and support independent creators by enabling them to produce and sell their work, such as video content and merchandise, through their digital distribution network, Agency and e-commerce site, Label Park – XTreme Marketplace.