shopping

The iTV Doctor Is In! Are we Ready to Get This?

--Plus: New Interactive TV Jobs at NBCUniversal
Dear Readers : Today we are going to venture far outside the comfort zone for about half of our readers: women's fashion. Now, as my wife will attest, my personal sense of fashion adventure is limited to a decision of which Brooks Brothers Oxford shirt to wear when both of my light blues are at the laundry: yellow, or yellow. But Lisa Farris , founder and CEO of Get This , is taking television to...

Interactive TV Commerce Expert, Will Keller, Named EVP of International Business at HSE24

--Will Lead the German Home-Shopping Company's International Expansion
Will Keller --who will be familiar to many of our readers from his [itvt] blog and from the highly praised debate session that he organized at TVOT San Francisco last spring--has been appointed to the newly created post of EVP of international business at Munich-based TV home-shopping company, Home Shopping Europe ( HSE24 ). In his new role, Keller will be tasked with managing the company's internationalization strategy, and will report directly to its CEO,...

BT Teams with emuse, Canis Media on VOD Shopping Channel

UK incumbent telco, BT , has launched an on-demand shopping channel, called Vision Shopping and fronted by celebrity presenter, Gaby Roslin, on BT Vision, its Microsoft Mediaroom-powered, interactive TV-enabled hybrid IPTV service (note: the service is enabled via a hybrid set-top box that allows viewers to access linear channels from the UK's free-to-air digital terrestrial platform, Freeview, alongside IP-delivered on-demand and interactive content). The channel was built by and is hosted (on channel 960) by...