NEW YORK, Feb. 13, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Media technology company, MAZ, announced that they are partnering with Fast Company, the world's leading progressive business media brand, to launch their OTT and mobile apps, powered by MAZ using their new TVX platform. MAZ currently powers over 1,000 apps across mobile, OTT, and the web.
Fast Company focuses on innovation in technology, leadership, and design, inspiring users to think beyond traditional boundaries and create the future of business. Fast Company channels include: FastCo Exclusives, Co.Design Exclusives, Co.Create Exclusives, Fast Comedy, Change Generation, Brand Evolution, Creation Stories, and much more. The collaboration with MAZ will allow Fast Company to distribute video content into the comfort of people's homes. This foray into TV distribution will give their loyal audience a new way to engage with their rich and growing library of video content.
This is Fast Company's first dedicated video product, emphasizing video as a key area for future investment. TVX will allow their users to have a seamless experience across mobile and OTT via the proprietary TVX 360 Sync™ technology. Users have the ability to save videos on their phone to watch them later on TV.
"I love seeing Fast Company's videos on a big TV screen! These apps really showcase the breadth of our video offerings, and allow our users easy access to our premium series. This platform not only gives our fans entrée to exclusive content, but also increases our brand awareness and introduces Fast Company to new audiences all over the world," said Carly Migliori, Director of Digital Editorial Operations at Fast Company.
"Having such an innovative, progressive brand like Fast Company fully embrace OTT as the next big platform– it speaks volumes," said MAZ CEO, Paul Canetti. "Working with them to build a single experience that transcends all devices and platforms makes it clear in my mind that this is what every media company should be doing."
Download Fast Company, which can be found under "New Apps We Love!" on the Apple TV App Store today as well as on iOS, Android, Roku, Android TV, and Amazon Fire TV.
MAZ enables leaders in media to become leaders in technology. Founded by Apple and Adobe designers and engineers, MAZ is on the forefront of OTT and mobile technology with a suite of powerful CMS and app creation tools that power over one thousand apps and websites for industry giants such as Forbes, Gannett, Pearson, Rodale, Fast Company, and many more.
About Fast Company:
Fast Company is the world's leading progressive business media brand, with a unique editorial focus on innovation in technology, ethonomics (ethical economics), leadership, and design. Written for, by, and about the most progressive business leaders, Fast Company and FastCompany.com inspire readers and users to think beyond traditional boundaries, lead conversations, and create the future of business.