iWorld

ECOA appoints Shemaroo’s CEO Hiren Gada as its new president

RK Duggal has been elected as vice president.

https://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/smartcrop_800x800/public/images/tv-images/2022/10/06/hiren-gada-ceo-shemaroo-entertainment.jpg?itok=w_3FA2mw

Mumbai: According to a recent announcement made at the 58th annual general meeting of the Entertainment Content Owners Association of India (ECOA), Shemaroo Entertainment's chief executive officer Hiren Gada has been named as their new president.

In further development, RK Duggal, Ashok Jain, and Narendra Hirawat were onboarded as the association's next vice president, secretary, and treasurer, respectively.

Speaking on the announcement, Gada said, "It’s an honour to be elected as the president of this prestigious association that has been safeguarding the interests of the entertainment content owners of India. I am grateful to all my colleagues and members of the ECOA for entrusting me with this responsibility. I am excited to collaborate with industry leaders to future-proof content ownership and distribution with the emergence of technology and web 3.0."

ECOA is a comprehensive apex body dedicated to the causes, growth, promotion, protection, and welfare of all entertainment content owners in India across all genres, languages, and formats.

On 15 October 1963, Lim Billimoria and a few other Indian film exporters formed the Indian Film Exporters Association to promote and facilitate the export of Indian films abroad.

The association represents, protects, and promotes the overall well-being of all Indian entertainment content owners. It is a non-government and non-profit organisation that plays an important role in securing the holder's various legitimate content rights.

Latest Reads

https://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2022/12/06/parks.jpg?itok=YqymVOMw
Prime Video displaces Netflix to take top spot in Parks Associates' top 10 list of OTT SVoD services in US

Mumbai: Parks Associates has released its updated list of the top 10 US subscription over-the-top (OTT) video services, based on estimated numbers of subscribers through September 2022 from the firm's OTT Video Market Tracker. The research firm reports that 83 per cent of broadband households have...

iWorld Over The Top Services
https://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2022/12/06/43.jpg?itok=JLvV78en
Virtual identities are connecting ageing brands with younger audiences: dentsu’s Jamie McConville

Mumbai: In a presentation at the MGEN Summit, which was organised by Animation Xpress and explored the areas of the metaverse, games, esports, and NFT, densu's director of global solutions Jamie McConville noted that virtual identities are connecting ageing brands with younger audiences. Virtual...

iWorld Over The Top Services
https://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2022/12/06/mgen.jpg?itok=OCRHF7Oa
Focus needs to move from eyeballs to mindshare for brands to use gaming effectively: AnimationXpress' dentsu MGEN Summit

At a session at AnimationXpress' dentsu MGEN Summit that looked at how brands can tell stories through gaming as a medium, several points were made. One is that lots of work needs to be done for brands to use gaming effectively in a digital marketer’s strategy.

iWorld Over The Top Services
https://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2022/12/05/game_awards.jpg?itok=u_TzTI-B
Game Awards: Disney+ Hotstar, Voot, MX Player, Airtel, Rooter & Loco to stream the event on 9 Dec

Mumbai: The Game Awards, an award show for the gaming industry, will be in its ninth edition in 2022. It has announced the on-ground event at the Microsoft Theatre in Los Angeles in December. Nodwin Gaming, the gaming and esports arm of Nazara Technologies, with streaming partner Disney+ Hotstar,...

iWorld Over The Top Services
https://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2022/12/05/39_1.jpg?itok=AQRgFByX
dentsu’s ‘For the Game’ report: The Rise of the Gaming Culture

Mumbai: dentsu Gaming has released its report - ‘For the Game’ - in collaboration with Indiantelevision.com. This report delves into the rise of the gaming culture, exploring the prevalence and variety of gaming behaviours, and how the gaming culture and the broader Indian culture influence one...

iWorld Over The Top Services
https://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2022/12/05/mgen.jpg?itok=Vbqzd7pV
Gaming is witnessing an evolution in terms of time spent: dentsu’s MGEN Summit

Mumbai: At the MGEN Summit organised by Animation Xpress in collaboration with dentsu Gaming on December 2, one of the sessions aimed to decode how the gaming consumers’ behaviour has evolved. The speakers were SuperGaming CEO and co-founder Roby John, CrazyLabs India head of studio Surojit Roy,...

iWorld Over The Top Services
https://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2022/12/02/anx-games.jpg?itok=AlggwFen
dentsu’s GEM awards: Gaming, e-sports and metaverse shine all the way through

In a star-studded event held at The Lalit, Mumbai, on 2 December, dentsu Gaming in partnership with Animation Xpress launched The Gem Awards to honour excellence throughout the gaming, e-sports, and metaverse industries.

iWorld Gaming
https://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2022/12/02/bbc-studioes1.jpg?itok=GedmqJuh
BBC Studios invests in Turbine Studios

BBC Studios, the main commercial arm of the BBC, has taken a minority investment in British premium scripted indie production company Turbine Studios, the company behind global hits such as Small Axe (BBC/Amazon), Munich: The Edge of War (Netflix) and Oscar and Bafta winning writer/director Steve...

iWorld eNews
https://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2022/12/02/mgen1.jpg?itok=yvjNgJ6d
32 per cent of Indian gamers play daily and 52 per cent play weekly: says ‘For the Game’ report

In an extravagant affair, dentsu Gaming launched its gaming report ‘For the Game’ in collaboration with Indiantelevision.com. The launch took place at The Lalit, Mumbai on 2 December.

iWorld Gaming