NorthStar Chosen For Biz Television Uplink
Atlanta Business Journal
NASHVILLE, Tenn., Jan. 11 /PRNewswire/ — Newly launched television network BizTelevision based in Dallas, Texas has announced that Nashville, Tennessee’s television production facility, NorthStar Studios, has been selected as their broadcast network origination provider. BizTelevision delivers relevant business news to a broad demographic audience.
“NorthStar Studios meets all of our broadcast needs,” says Vice President and General Manager of BizTelevision Justin Murf. “NorthStar Studios’ strong experience in Network Origination and exceptional production services provides us with a full service broadcast option that we require to offer our television audience a quality broadcast.”
BizTelevsions’ soft launch occurred in late fall of 2009. The network has already signed twelve new broadcast markets and plans a presence in every major market by 2013. BizTelevision programming combines Main Street with Wall Street and provides specialized programming for business professionals, families and retirees. The network will also deliver a children’s weekend programming schedule to teach children the basic lessons about money and savings. BizTelevision plans to produce several of the planned shows at NorthStar Studios.
Grant Barbre, President of NorthStar Studios is pleased about the addition. “We consider BizTelevision a natural fit for our growing Network Origination business unit. Network Origination services combined with our ability to produce shows live or taped for BizTelevision creates a win/win for both companies. BizTelevision fills an important niche in this economic climate where viewers are eager to learn more about money management, investment opportunities and entrepreneurship.”
NorthStar Studios is Nashville’s largest full service television production providing HD and SD broadcast services including network origination, studio production, post production and field production support.