iTV Network and Kaydence Media Ventures entered into a strategic partnership to develop global media properties from Goa. As a result of this tie-up, Incubees brands of KMV and Goa Chronicle will get an expansion across the Digital, TV, and Print platforms of iTV Network.
iTV Network and KMV will also be introducing a Goa-based news channel & Newspaper mainly focusing on the Konkan region.
Talking about the strategic partnership with KMV, Founder of iTV Network, Kartikeya Sharma, said, “We trust in entering into strategic partnerships with media companies who have established a global niche with their brand of journalism. Being a media group, we also want to capture the Konkan region as we believe that the Konkan region is expanding rapidly. Hence, we decided to launch a News channel with KMV. The people in the Konkan region need a platform to voice their news, views, and concerns locally, nationally, and internationally.”
On the new strategic partnership with the iTV Network, Savio Rodrigues, Founder & CEO of Kaydence Media Ventures Private Limited, said, “We are immensely delighted to partner with iTV Network as it gives our brand of journalism wings to grow nationally and internationally in a developing manner.”
Commenting on this, Varun Kohli, CEO, iTV Network expressed, “Our regional ventures aim at fostering local identity while encouraging debate and participation. Our partnership with KMV sets our position as a valuable source of news and information and would further highlight the personality and distinctive culture of Goa.”
On this, Meenakshi Singh, President – Government and Retail, iTV Network, said, “We believe that under the leadership of, Savio Rodrigues, iTV Network has created a niche for its brand of journalism not only in India but globally too. The strategic partnership of iTV Network with KMV is in keeping with a continued focus to partner and invest into good ideas within the media space in India and globally.”
Speaking on the partnership, Rishabh Gulati, Managing Editor, NewsX, said, “The Goa Chronicle lead by Savio Rodrigues has proved the value of effective, research-driven journalism. As a part of iTV they will have access to a larger audience on more platforms and we, in turn, will benefit from their quality and depth.”
With Incubees, iTV Network and KMV have decided to launch a show exclusively focused on the Indian startup sector.