RADiUS ACQUIRES ‘THE GREAT INVISIBLE’

RADiUS ACQUIRES SXSW GRAND JURY AWARD WINNER

‘THE GREAT INVISIBLE’

FROM PARTICIPANT MEDIA

New York, NY and Los Angeles, CA (August 20, 2014) – RADiUS announced today that it has acquired U.S. rights to Participant Media’s critically acclaimed, SXSW Grand Jury Award-winning film, THE GREAT INVISIBLE, written and directed by Margaret Brown, whose THE ORDER OF MYTHS (Independent Lens, 2009) won both a…

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America Ferrera To Host ‘Panoramica’

AMERICA FERRERA TO HOST PANORAMICA

Participant Media’s Pivot Network and Univision News Present New Series Featuring Eight Original Documentary Films on Topics of Interest to Hispanic Viewers

 

LOS ANGELES and MIAMI – August 19, 2014 – Pivot, an Emmy® Award-winning television network from Participant Media targeting passionate Millennials and Univision News, the award-winning news division of Univision Communications, Inc. (UCI), the leading media company serving…

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Progressive® Insurance and TakePart.com Highlight Sports Safety

PROGRESSIVE® INSURANCE AND TAKEPART.COM HIGHLIGHT SPORTS SAFETY IN HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL

  

LOS ANGELES August 14, 2014 – Progressive® Insurance, as part of its Apron Project that celebrates unsung people and companies making progress in unexpected ways, has teamed up with TakePart.com, the digital magazine and social action platform of Participant Media, for a new campaign around the important issue of high…

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Pivot’s ‘HITRECORD ON TV’ Receives an Emmy® Award

PIVOT’S ‘HITRECORD ON TV’ RECEIVES AN EMMY® AWARD FOR

CREATIVE ACHIEVEMENT IN INTERACTIVE MEDIA – SOCIAL TV EXPERIENCE 

Year-old Pivot Receives First EMMY Award for the Critically Acclaimed Variety Series from Joseph Gordon-Levitt

Beverly Hills, CA (August 13, 2014) Participant Media’s television network Pivot announced that its critically acclaimed series HITRECORD ON TV, created, hosted and directed by Joseph Gordon-Levitt, will…

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Roadtrip Nation Kicks Off ‘TEACH Roadtrip’

ROADTRIP NATION KICKS OFF ‘TEACH ROADTRIP,’ A CROSS-COUNTRY ADVENTURE SPOTLIGHTING EXTRAORDINARY EDUCATORS

Inspired by Participant Media’s documentary TEACH, Interviews from the Road to Air on Pivot this Fall

 

August 11, 2014 – Los Angeles and Costa Mesa, Calif.– Participant Media and its Pivot television network have teamed up with Roadtrip Nation, a career exploration organization, to launch TEACH Roadtrip, a cross country adventure…

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Sony Pictures Classics Acquires Worldwide Rights to ‘Merchants of Doubt’

SONY PICTURES CLASSICS ACQUIRES WORLDWIDE RIGHTS TO MERCHANTS OF DOUBT

 

NEW YORK (August 7, 2014) - Sony Pictures Classics announced today that they have acquired worldwide rights from Participant Media and Omidyar Network to the documentary MERCHANTS OF DOUBT, a film by Academy Award® nominated producer-director Robert Kenner (FOOD, INC.).

MERCHANTS OF DOUBT is presented by Sony Pictures Classics, in association with Participant Media and Omidyar Network…

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Kenneth Cole Launches F-1 ’14 Ad Campaign: Look Good, For Good Through TakePart.com

KENNETH COLE LAUNCHES F-W ’14 ADVERTISING CAMPAIGN:

LOOK GOOD, FOR GOOD

Encourages social action through TakePart.com

 

NEW YORK, August 4, 2014 – Kenneth Cole, a pioneer in the fashion industry who has consistently demonstrated a deep commitment to social change for over 30 years, is introducing a new campaign for fall, LOOK GOOD, FOR GOOD.

Building upon the company’s heritage of…

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Pivot Launches in NYC and Boston on RCN

PIVOT LAUNCHES IN NEW YORK CITY AND BOSTON ON RCN

Network Aimed at Millennial Audiences to Bring its Popular Series, Movies and Documentaries to Viewers at Home and on the Go

New York, NY (August 4, 2014) – Participant Media’s television network Pivot today announced that it is launching on RCN’s system in New York City and Boston in August. Offering a diverse slate of programming aimed at…

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Eric Noe Joins TakePart.com as Editor-In-Chief

ERIC NOE JOINSTAKEPART.COM AS EDITOR-IN-CHIEF

 Former ABCNews.com Exec To Lead Editorial For Participant Media’s Growing Socially Relevant Site

 

Los Angeles, CA – July 28, 2014 – TakePart, Participant Media’s digital news and lifestyle magazine and social action platform for the conscious consumer, announced today that veteran journalist Eric Noe has joined the growing website as its Editor-In-Chief.

“Eric has a proven track…

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Participant Media Launches TakePart World

PARTICIPANT MEDIA LAUNCHES TAKEPART WORLD, A MULTI-PLATFORM SERIES DEDICATED TO SPOTLIGHTING PROGRESS IN THE DEVELOPING WORLD

The Series will Premiere on Pivot as a Feature of TakePart Live and will Highlight the People, Technologies, and Ideas that are Making a Difference

Beverly Hills, CA – July 24, 2014 – Participant Media unveiled today TakePart World, a year long, multi-platform series dedicated to global development and the…

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