BROADCAST EXECUTIVE OF THE YEAR
SPACETOON GO’S KAMEL WEISS NAMED AS BROADCAST EXECUTIVE OF THE YEAR
Weiss won accolades for his involvement in content acquisition and product development Kamel Weiss is the general manager of initiatives in Spacetoon, specifically the launch Spacetoon Go, the video on-demand platform of the Spacetoon YouTube channel, driving for Arabic-dubbed family-friendly content. over 1.8 billion views with more than 5 million As the GM, Weiss is in-charge of content subscribers. acquisition as well as product and content Furthermore, Weiss was also responsible for development and digital media production. guiding the first Kids’ and Family TV channel in
Following an effective and productive digital MENA into the streaming world, bringing the approach, Weiss was able to create new revenue world’s best animation shows, delivering new streams and develop novel monetisation and innovative experience to the Arab audience strategies in Spacetoon Group with key focus and leading shifts in consumer behaviour and being innovation, optimising new technologies content consumption. and supporting the company’s vision of In less than a year, Spacetoon Go has delivering safe and localised content. achieved over 7 million downloads and 5 million
Weiss was behind the digital transformation registered users.