EP. 17 Jonathan & Sergey Talk to CEO of Bear World Media, Richard Jones about the Launch of BEAR WORLD TV
Richard is the CEO of Bear World Media, which runs BearWorldMagazine.com and now, launching on May17th, Bear World TV (hosted at REVRY the new LGBT VOD Network).
Richard has worked in insurance in London, where he also co-produced the original ‘SHOUT!’ at the Jermyn Street Theatre, and totally by accident began to event & wedding plan when the UK changed its marriage laws. His first time working in TV was as one half of “Ant and Dick” co-hosting a wedding challenge show on the old Wedding TV Network. He has helped to create Northern Ireland’s LGBT Magazine “Gay NI” as well as launching a dedicated bridal magazine which was short lived but gave him all the knowledge he needed to then form Bear World Magazine.
Bear World TV will be a channel dedicated to all kinds of content, including our own produced shows as well as licensed products from other talented teams and producers that have something that’s either bear or bearish.
Bear World TV and REVRY Celebrate the Launch of New Bearish TV Channel
New York, NY May 2017 – Bear World Media is excited to be growing their media group by launching a brand new TV channel BEAR WORLD TV. Bear World TV accompanies Bear World Magazine, the world’s largest online magazine aimed at the gay bear community, as being an exciting and informative source of all things ‘bear’ for what is an under-represented segment of the gay community.
Bear World TV is being hosted on REVRY. REVRY is the first global LGBT digital entertainment service delivering the best in QUEERATED movies, TV shows, digital series, music, and podcasts.
CEO of Bear World Media, Richard Jones, said: “People come in all shapes, sizes and sexual orientations, and our new channel will celebrate all things ‘Bear’, helping people in the community all round the world to feel more included”.
“We are excited to partner with REVRY to bring our new television content to a bigger audience and work with established producers to license their work under our banner, bringing it all to a more global audience. We believe that REVRY offers the best platform for discovering new content and is a natural choice for officially announcing this strategic partnership.”
“Bear World Media has long been a community hub for all things bear-related, so the creation of Bear World TV and subsequent channel on REVRY is a natural continuation of our mission to showcase stories from across the LGBTQ+ spectrum and BWM’s mission to provide the very best in bear news, views and content to more people,” Said Ben Mason of REVRY.
Check out Bear World TV – www.bearworldtv.com