LOS ANGELES, March 13, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Marking the beginning of a new era of live video streaming, today Collide launched its live video streaming service that provides consumers an exciting new mix of both free and subscription access to experts, influencers and icons. Launching with some of the world's top content creators, Collide is introducing a ground breaking entertainment platform that will empower content creators to control distribution, pricing, engagement and supply of their direct-to-consumer content.
Collide delivers a superior and highly flexible set of tools for both the emerging and the serious content creator. In one turnkey platform, Collide offers several media engagement formats including live streaming, video on demand, photo galleries, direct voice calling, texts and multimedia photo sharing. Creators can layer in subscription, pay-per-minute, pay-per-view, and ad sponsored events, as well accept donations and tips to build a value-oriented proposition to complement their free media offerings. Collide provides the ideal network for monetizing unique, niche and premium content.
From business and finance leaders, book authors, chefs, entertainers, fitness and nutrition advisors, medical experts, and more, people with specialty knowledge and skills now have a platform to reach wider audiences, build sustainable media offerings and earn extra income while sharing their expertise. Collide will provide experiences that range from tutorials on specific subject matter with category experts, to behind-the-scenes and backstage access to global icons.
"Content creators of all levels want direct access to interact with their audiences on their own terms," said Robert Earl, founder of Collide. "We are providing a performance arena and a level of connectivity and control that no other online platform offers, which will drive content creators and audiences alike to engage with Collide."
Collide is working closely with global brands to provide content creators and their fans a free model that provide branded integrations based on subject matter. Brands will be matched to the creators who align with their offering the most in a unique way that is less intrusive and disruptive from other platforms.
Collide is founded by Robert Earl, founder and CEO of Planet Hollywood International. Earl is known widely for his uncanny ability to bring fans closer to their favorite icons in ways that were never imagined before. It is this experience that inspired Earl to create Collide as a new means to bring content creators closer with their audiences than ever before.
Earl is joined by entertainment industry veteran, Andrew Mains as CEO of Collide. Andrew's 20+ years of entrepreneurial experience in digital and mobile entertainment ventures is poised to drive Collide's push for market leadership in live video streaming and monetization space. Collide's community of content creators has begun to populate with top names from Entertainment, Finance, Health, Music and more. To become part of the Collide content community, apply online at collide.com/creator
Collide provides consumers direct access to icons, experts and influencers. With variable options over distribution, pricing, branding and supply of content, creators have complete freedom and control on the ways to interact with audiences. Collide is built and operated by tech, media and entertainment veterans, designed with creators and their fans in mind. Influencer categories range from actors and musicians to fitness and financial experts. Collide is working closely with global brands to provide content creators and their fans a free model with brand integrations based on subject matter. For more information, visit www.collide.com