Sundance Feniger Appointed As General Manager Of Boomerang USA’s Streaming Service

Sundance Feniger Appointed As General Manager Of Boomerang USA's Streaming Service

Sundance Feniger Appointed As General Manager Of Boomerang USA’s Streaming Service

Yesterday (20/04/2017), Turner USA appointed Sundance Feniger as vice president and general manager of Boomerang USA’s brand new subscription video on-demand service which provides a wide selection of classic and modern animation to be enjoyed by kids, families and cartoon fanatics of all ages. In the new role, Mr Feniger will run and oversee the operations of the Boomerang streaming service, this includes content management, marketing, viewing data analysis and the development and introduction of new features, he will also work with Warner Bros.’s DreamFever, the company that provided the technology for the streaming service.

The Boomerang streaming service launched on 11th April 2017 and through its joint ownership with Turner and Warner Bros., the service has access to an archive of over 5,000 animated titles, including timeless favourites such as Scooby-Doo and Tom and Jerry and also streaming service exclusives such as Dorothy and the Wizard of Oz and the brand new Wacky Racers reboot.

Mr Feniger previously worked at Nickelodeon as senior director of product strategy and development and managed Viacom’s first subscription video on-demand service – Noggin, he also held multiple management roles in Nickelodeon’s games division.

From The Turner USA Press Release: Turner and Warner Bros. Name Sundance Feniger Vice President and General Manager of New Boomerang Streaming Service

Time Warner’s Turner and Warner Bros. announced today that Sundance Feniger has been named vice president and general manager of Boomerang, the newly launched premium video subscription service that offers the best in timeless and original animation to kids, families and cartoon lovers of all ages. The new Boomerang service, a joint venture from Turner and Warner Bros. Digital Networks Group, is another step for Turner and Warner Bros. direct to consumer business and the first product focused on family, kids and animation.

In this newly created role, Feniger leads the overall Boomerang streaming business across all functions and partners with DramaFever on technology. He will report jointly to both companies.

“Sundance has a passion for kids content and animation. He also has the technical and data background to understand the underlying business,” said Turner and Warner Bros. “His knowledge and experience in developing great product will help Boomerang win in this competitive space.”

Boomerang premium subscription service launched April 11, 2017 with the massive Hanna-Barbera, Looney Tunes and MGM animation library of more than 5,000 titles, timeless franchises including Scooby-Doo, Tom & Jerry, Bugs Bunny, The Jetsons, and The Flintstones, plus Boomerang original exclusives such as Dorothy and the Wizard of Oz and Wacky Races.

Prior to joining Boomerang, Feniger was senior director of product strategy and development at Nickelodeon where he developed the strategy and managed premium product for Viacom’s first mobile subscription video-on-demand service, NOGGIN. He also held multiple leadership positions with the Nickelodeon Games Group, leading monetization operations, premium product management and partnerships for all virtual world and MMO games. Feniger earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics from Cornell University.

To learn more about the new Boomerang video subscription service, go to www.Boomerang.com.
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TVPlayer Plus Channels At Launch: Cartoon Network UK, Boomerang UK and Cartoonito UK

TVPlayer Plus Channels At Launch: Cartoon Network UK, Boomerang UK and Cartoonito UK

TVPlayer Plus Channels

TVPlayer, the online service that allows people to watch 59 UK Free To View channels online has announced a new paid subscription service which will be launched later this year. The soon to be launched service will be called TVPlayer Plus and 25 additional channels such Cartoon Network, Boomerang and Cartoonito will be available from launch, Turner’s TruTV channel is already available on the free service. The new service will cost £4.99 a month and the new service will be accessible via the TVPlayer website or the app available for Android (soon will be compatible with Google Chromecast) and iOS (iPhone and iPad) with compatibility with Apple TV (Via Apple Airplay) and Amazon Fire devices. A Windows mobile app is also in the pipeline.

Cartoon Network, Boomerang and Cartoonito will also have a catch up service on TVPlayer Plus. Cartoon Network, Boomerang, Cartoonito and CNN are already available via internet enabled Freeview HD boxes on the VUTV paid subscription service which launched in November 2013. TVPlayer Plus and VUTV are providing TV viewers an alternative to a cable or satellite TV subscription and with no long-term contract.

Here’s a complete list of the 25 channels that will be available on the new service:
* = With Catchup service.

– Lifetime*
– History*
– H2*
– Crime and Investigation Channel*
– GOLD
– Alibi
– Watch
– Good Food
– Eden
– Home
– Discovery Channel*
– TLC*
– Investigation Discovery*
– Animal Planet*
– Discovery Turbo*
– British Eurosport*
– British Eurosport 2*
– National Geographic Channel*
– Nat Geo Wild*
– Sony Entertainment Television*
– Sony Movie Channel*
– Boomerang*
– Cartoon Network*
– Cartoonito*
– BabyTV*

https://recombu.com/digital/article/tvplayer-plus-announced
http://tvplayer.com/plus