FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Source: Herring Networks, Inc.
San Diego, CA – September 17, 2020, Herring Networks, Inc., announced today that One America News Network, (“OAN”) and A Wealth of Entertainment (“AWE”) have reached a long-term distribution agreement with Buckeye Broadband and MaxxSouth Broadband for continued broad distribution of One America News Network and AWE.
“We appreciate our partnership with Buckeye and MaxxSouth and are thrilled that Buckeye and MaxxSouth Broadband customers will have continued access to OAN and AWE. One America News’ appeal is more live, credible national and international news throughout the day with less talking heads expressing opinions, while AWE offers vicarious living and aspirational lifestyle and entertainment programming with broad appeal.” said Ann Schick, Executive Vice President Content Distribution of Herring Networks.
“We are pleased to continue our relationship and that our customers will continue to have access to both OAN and AWE for 24/7 news and lifestyle and entertainment programming”, said Geoff Shook, President and General Manager of Buckeye Broadband.
According to third party set top box data from a major MVPD for the week of 8/24, OAN was the 8th ranked national cable network for all genres and was the 4th ranked national news network. AWE ranked 95th for all genres (excluding broadcasters) and is position in the top third of all channels measured. During the RNC National Convention, viewers turned to OAN in mass for live coverage, driving OAN’s share rating to 2.609 during the 9 pm hour.
In addition to Buckeye Broadband and MaxxSouth Broadband, One America News Network and AWE are broadly distributed by many distribution partners across the United States, the Caribbean, Canada, and the Middle East. Please visit www.oann.com/wheretowatch for a complete list of how to watch.
About Herring Networks
One America News Network is a dependable and reliable source of credible news reporting offering 21 hours of live news coverage every weekday plus four weekday one-hour political talk shows, namely REAL AMERICA with Dan Ball, In Focus with Stephanie Hamill, Tipping Point with Liz Wheeler, and After Hours with Alex Salvi. While other established cable news network’s offer multiple hours of live news coverage, only OAN can claim to consistently provide 21 hours of live coverage every weekday. For additional information visit www.oann.com
AWE – A Wealth of Entertainment, delivers what every American dreams of – from awe-inspiring exotic travel destinations to outrageous cars, from culinary delights to amazing homes, and much more. AWE’s all inviting and vicarious living programming lineup has strong, broad appeal across all age and income groups. For additional information visit www.awetv.com.
About Buckeye Broadband and MaxxSouth Broadband
Buckeye Broadband is a cable and telecommunications provider located and serving Northwest Ohio and Southeast Michigan. MaxxSouth Broadband is a cable and telecommunications provider located in and serving Mississippi. Both are wholly owned subsidiaries of Block Communications, Inc (“BCI”), a privately held diversified media holding company headquartered in Toledo, Ohio.
FOR MORE INFORMATION:
Krista McClelland – Affiliate Relations
Herring Networks, Inc.
Phone: 858-270-6900 x 105