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Questex’s StreamTV Show Announces the 2024 StreamTV Awards Finalists

Winners to be Revealed June 24 at StreamTV Awards Dinner in Denver, During the StreamTV Show

NEW YORK, May 06, 2024 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Questex’s StreamTV Show today announces the finalists for the StreamTV Awards program, which celebrate and honor the innovators and leaders that are making a difference in driving viewership, revenue growth and elevating their brands and organizations.

The finalists were chosen based on innovation, engagement, leadership, strategy, engagement, audience, revenue and partnerships.

Kevin Gray, VP and Market Leader, Questex Technology Group said, “With 200% more applications than 2023, we’re thrilled with the growth of our annual StreamTV Awards program. As a result, this year’s finalists are as deserving as any in the history of the competition. Congratulations to all finalists, and thank you to our esteemed judges for their hard work in making this year’s program a success.  We look forward to honoring everyone at our flagship StreamTV Show event in June.”

The 2024 finalists are:

Advertising Executive of the Year

Amy Leifer, DIRECTV AdvertisingJamie Power, The Walt Disney CompanyRia Madrid, WurlTony Marlow, LG Ad Solutions

Content Partnerships Executive of the Year

Akhilesh Gupta, Asia TV USA Ltd.Amy Kuessner, Pluto TVAnnie O’Brien, Samsung TV PlusLeslie Falbo, Amagi Corporation

Emerging Leaders

Danny Pruett, Samsung TV PlusIsabel Bonebrake, FuboMatthew Dominguez, Cox Media GroupTyler Budd, Blue Ant Media

FAST Channel of the Year

BBC Top GearLove NatureLove The PlanetNFL ChannelTennis Channel – T2The Walking Dead FAST Channel

Innovation in Advertising

DIRECTV Advertising and Yospace: Maximizing fill-rates for live sportsDIRECTV Advertising: Innovation in Advanced AdvertisingHarmonic: VOS360 Ad SaaS with In-Stream AdvertisingWurl: Wurl ContentDiscovery

Innovation in Content Delivery & Distribution

Eluvio: Eluvio Content Fabric and Application Suite – Casablanca ReleaseLocal Now: Local NowVerimatrix: Verimatrix StreamkeeperZixi: Zixi Software Defined Video Platform (SDVP)

Innovation in Monetization

Cleeng: ChurnIQMyBundle: Innovating Monetization During the Migration from Legacy Pay TV to StreamingThinkAnalytics: ThinkFASTVevo: VevoXumo: Xumo AMS

Innovation in User Experience

Plex: Discover Together: Streaming’s first integrated community featureGoogle TV: Google TV and the Android TV OSBango: The Digital Vending Machine® from BangoXITE Networks: XITE Networks

Marketing Campaign of the Year

Samsung TV Plus: Conan O’Brien TVHauntTV, a Blue Ant Media FAST Channel: HauntTVPluto TV: Pluto TV CountryStingray: Stingray Naturescape celebrates Earth Day

Marketing Executive of the Year

Aileen del Cid, Samsung TV PlusSylvia George, AMC NetworksVal Kaplan, Pluto TV

Streaming Platform of the Year

Local NowPlexPluto TVRokuSamsung TV Plus

StreamTV Impact Award

AMC NetworksInnovidPluto TV

Technology Executive of the Year

Ashley Hovey, XperiJeff DiTullio, Atmosphere TVScott Olechowski, PlexVijay Sajja, Evergent Technologies, Inc.

The judging panel included experts from the Streaming Television Industry.

The winners will be announced at the StreamTV Awards Dinner on June 24 at the Westin Westminster in Denver, CO, as part of the StreamTV Show, which takes place June 24-26 in Denver. To attend the StreamTV Show and the Awards dinner, click here.

For sponsorship opportunities contact: 

Scott GruntoradMarrysa MoyerMelinda Hurley(202) 824-5045(917) 781-2076 ext. 5145(202)   

About StreamTVShow
The StreamTV Show, produced and managed by Questex, is widely known as the industry’s largest annual event for next gen video programming distribution. For more information, visit The StreamTV Show is supported by the event’s official publication, StreamTV Insider, the streaming TV industry’s daily monitor. For more information, visit

About Questex
Questex helps people live better and longer. Questex brings people together in the markets that help people live better: travel, hospitality and wellness; the industries that help people live longer: life science and healthcare; and the technologies that enable and fuel these new experiences. We live in the experience economy – connecting our ecosystem through live events, surrounded by data insights and digital communities. We deliver experience and real results. It happens here. 

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