Singapore, October 8, 2018 – THEMA, one of the world’s leading independent television channel distributors, is delighted to announce that Stingray Digital Group Inc. (TSX: RAY. A; RAY. B), a leading business-to-business multiplatform music and video services provider, has launched its Stingray Music service on Thailand’s True Visions starting October 8, 2018. The deal was brought about by THEMA Asia Pacific, following a renewal of Stingray iConcerts exclusively for True Visions.
True Visions subscribers will now enjoy 20 curated music channels on television, which are curated by expert music programmers to provide the best listening experience for music fans
Alexandre BAC, Managing Director APAC at THEMA added “this launch confirms the expansion of Stingray in the region. We are extremely glad to work on a music strategy with True Visions and to bring their audience an added value with a tailor-made music offer.”
“We are delighted to introduce Stingray Music to the Thai market with True Visions, an operator at the forefront of pay TV development,” said Eric Boyko, President, Co-founder, and CEO of Stingray. “This agreement grows our customer base while building the Stingray brand in the new region. Demand for a comprehensive, digital music offering is expanding worldwide and we are poised to become the leading provider for pay TV operators on all continents. Growing our presence in the Asian market is a key step in this strategy.”
Stingray (TSX: RAY.A; RAY.B) is the world-leading provider of multiplatform music and video services as well as digital experiences for pay TV operators, commercial establishments, OTT providers, mobile operators, consumers, and more. Its services include audio television channels, premium television channels, 4K UHD television channels, karaoke products, digital signage, in-store music, and music apps, Stingray reaches 400 million subscribers (or users) in 156 countries and its mobile apps have been downloaded over 100 million times. Stingray is headquartered in Montreal and currently more than 400 employees worldwide. For more information: www.stingray.com.
About THEMA – a CANAL+ Group Company
THEMA ASIA PACIFIC represents 18 channels and has created strong relations with the main television platforms in the region thanks to its expertise in TV content distribution, TV packaging and marketing strategy. THEMA Asia Pacific distributes a diversified portfolio of linear channels and contents for SVOD/VOD/OTT in HD and 4K covering a wide range of thematic, such as Lifestyle, Cinema, Series, Youth, Music and Sports. For more information about THEMA ASIA-PACIFIC and its channels, please visit www.thematv.asia
THEMA ASIA PACIFIC was opened in Singapore in 2010. For more information about THEMA and its channels, please visit www.thematv.com.