Sportsman Channel Renews Distribution Agreement with Time Warner Cable
New York, NY –-(AmmoLand.com)- Sportsman Channel, the premiere hunting, shooting and fishing network, announced it has signed a multi-year renewal agreement with Time Warner Cable.
The agreement continues the partnership between Time Warner Cable and Sportsman Channel for carriage of the network, and allows for carriage of video-on-demand programming.
“We’re thrilled to renew our agreement with Time Warner Cable allowing us to continue to bring Sportsman’s dynamic programming service to Time Warner Cable’s customers across America,” said Willy Burkhardt, president of Sportsman Channel. “We have our strongest programming lineup in our history, delivering not only our traditional category-leading shows but also innovative and fresh programming concepts that allow us to continue to better serve the information and entertainment needs of Sportsmen.”
“We strive to provide our loyal viewers with high-quality and entertaining content across our three programming pillars of hunt, shoot and fish,” said Jeff Paro, CEO of InterMedia Outdoors, parent company of Sportsman.
“This deal highlights a year of aggressive expansion for the network. We are leveraging our strengths as the largest magazine publisher, the largest online network, and the largest TV producer in the outdoor category to make Sportsman the preeminent channel in the space.”
Launched in 2003, Sportsman Channel is the only television and digital company fully devoted to the more than 82 million sportsmen in the United States, delivering thousands of hours of the most entertaining and educational hunting, shooting and fishing programming available. Sportsman Channel is currently available in 18.5 million homes. Acquired by InterMedia Outdoors Holdings in 2006, Sportsman Channel is now a part of the nation’s largest multimedia company targeted exclusively to serving the information and entertainment needs of outdoors enthusiasts. For more information, visit www.thesportsmanchannel.com.
InterMedia Outdoors, Inc. is the largest media company in the outdoor-enthusiast category, exclusively serving the information and entertainment needs of outdoors enthusiasts, with the largest network of websites dedicated to hunting, shooting and fishing; a portfolio of 15 magazines including powerful brands such as Petersen’s Hunting, North American Whitetail, Guns&Ammo, In-Fisherman, Fly Fisherman, and Florida Sportsman; syndicated radio programming; 23 market-leading television productions, the largest library of outdoors television programming and Sportsman Channel, the only television network dedicated exclusively to hunting, shooting and fishing.