Helbiz Media announces partnership with Amazon
NEW YORK–(COMMERCIAL THREAD) –Helbiz inc. (NASDAQ: HLBZ), a global leader in micro-mobility and the first in its industry to be listed on Nasdaq, today announced an agreement between Helbiz Media, the media arm of the Company and exclusive distributor of Serie B media rights worldwide, and Amazon Italy, to broadcast Helbiz Live content and the entire Italian Serie B Championship on all devices and TVs equipped with Amazon Prime Video Channels throughout Italy.
Helbiz Live is an OTT service that leverages cutting-edge technologies and consolidated infrastructure to ensure the highest quality standards when streaming live to smartphones, tablets, computers and TVs. With a monthly subscription to Helbiz Live, Serie B fans in Italy can stream all regular season and playoff games to devices with Amazon Prime Video. The deal also includes the broadcast rights for the upcoming Serie B Championship seasons 2021/2022, 2022/2023 and 2023/2024.
The partnership with Amazon Italy extends the Helbiz Live service in Italy and provides wider access to viewers of the Serie B championship. Helbiz Live will be available to streaming subscribers on Amazon Prime Video Channels in the coming weeks.
“This partnership with Amazon represents an important milestone for Helbiz Live and expands the range of sports-related content offered on Amazon Prime Video Channels,” said Matteo Mammì, CEO of Helbiz Media. “This will allow another way to deliver exclusive Helbiz Live content, such as the Serie B Championship. We are delighted to have been selected as an Amazon partner and look forward to working closely together in the coming seasons.”
ABOUT HELBIZ & HELBIZ MEDIA
Helbiz (Nasdaq: HLBZ) is a global leader in micro-mobility services. Launched in 2015 and headquartered in New York City, the company offers a diverse fleet of vehicles including electric scooters, e-bikes and electric mopeds, all on a convenient and user-friendly platform in 35 cities around the world. Helbiz uses a personalized and proprietary fleet management platform, artificial intelligence and environmental mapping to optimize operations and business sustainability. Helbiz is expanding its urban lifestyle products and services to include live streaming services, food delivery, financial services and more, all accessible in its mobile app. Helbiz Media is an entity of Helbiz Inc. which was created with the dual mission of developing, managing and delivering audiovisual entertainment content to consumers, while serving as an advertising hub for the entire Helbiz group and its investors. Helbiz Media has acquired the OTT rights to the Serie B championship for Italy for the next 3 seasons including 2021-2024. The content service, Helbiz Live, connects the world of football and entertainment with micro-mobility through the Subscription + Cashback for mobility.
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