UK-based media company Perform Group has chosen German sports production company Plazamedia and UK-based broadcast service provider Babcock to support its new German OTT sports platform DAZN.
Fred Kogel will become the new CEO of German media company Constantin Medien on January 1, 2016.
German media company Constantin Medien expects its sports business to grow again.
German media entrepreneur Dieter Hahn, majority shareholder in media company Constantin Medien, wants to acquire pay-TV rights for Germany’s domestic football league Bundesliga.
German pay-TV broadcaster Sky Deutschland considers the cancellation of the agreement with German media company Constantin Medien to be invalid and wants to stick with the planned complete take-over of production company Plazamedia and the share acquisition in sports broadcaster Sport1 and marketing company Constantin Sport Marketing.