BroadbandTV (BBTV) is a fast-paced media & technology company located at Hornby & Robson in the heart of downtown Vancouver, BC. BBTV drives proven success for content owners, advertisers and creators alike in a new online entertainment sphere.
We are currently experiencing rapid growth and have been recognized as The Most Innovative Company in BC, as well as one of Canada’s Top Digital Media Companies by the Digi Awards. Our CEO was selected as Business in Vancouver’s CEO of The Year, and was awarded Ernst & Young’s Pacific Emerging Entrepreneur of the Year.
We thrive on creativity with a vision to become one of the most innovative companies worldwide while fostering entrepreneurship amongst content creators.
BBTV maintains a culture of creativity, drive, collaboration and care and seeks to create dream jobs for every team member.
News on BroadbandTV
BroadbandTV has announced the acquisition of kids content producer and publisher YoBoHo for an undisclosed sum. YoBoHo’s video library boasts over 8,000 videos mainly produced by the... more
Yesterday Vancouver's BroadbandTV (BBTV) announces the rebranding of its major gaming network TGN, The Network where Gamers get BIG on YouTube. The rebrand sees TGN launch nine new shows on... more
Vancouver's BroadbandTV announced this morning a new online video management agreement with FremantleMedia, one of the largest creators, producers and distributors of television content in the... more
YouTube has started showing off 4K video streaming, starting with Netflix's new trailer for the second season of its award-winning House of Cards drama series. The trailer includes a viewing option... more
Shahrzad Rafati, founder and CEO of BroadbandTV, was this week awarded Executive of the Year at the nextMEDIA Digi Awards. In addition to reaching over one billion monthly impressions this year,... more
Today the Women's Executive Network named Canada's 100 most powerful women and several in the technology space were recognized. Among them is Shahrzad Rafati, who is no stranger to winning... more
Last night EY celebrated 20 years of honouring great entrepreneurs with its 2013 Pacific EY Entrepreneur Of The Year award gala The Canadian program is in its 20th year of honouring the country's... more
Vancouver's BroadbandTV announced this morning that it has publicly launched VISO Catalyst, a powerful web platform that enables channel partners to optimize their video content and better manage... more
"Growth" is that buzz-word that has never really left the back of my mind as an entrepreneur. But I’ve always found that the term doesn’t accurately speak to businesses. The message is... more
This month, Ernst & Young announced the 2013 Pacific Entrepreneur of the Year finalists. Technology company founders among the finalists include Shannon Rogers and Warren Roy (Vancouver's... more
A European entertainment conglomerate has invested a staggering $36 million in Vancouver's BroadbandTV, giving it a 51% stake in the Canadian company. The conglomerate, RTL, says this is only... more
BroadbandTV's founder Shahrzad Rafati was honoured this week with YWCA's Women of Distinction Award for Entrepreneurism. The recognition is bestowed on women whose drive, ingenuity and... more
The winners of the 2012 Digi Awards were revealed last night in Toronto. The Digis are an annual showcase that recognize the who’s who of Canada’s digital elite and features some of... more
Today PwC announced that Wattpad has been awarded the 2012 Innovator of the Year Award. Cofounded by Allen Lau and Ivan Yuen, Wattpad provides a free way for people to read fiction and share... more
According to CBC/Radio-Canada's Media Technology Monitor, media consumption‚ particularly of online video, is on the rise in Canada. 71% of Canadians have watched online video in the past... more
Last week, BroadbandTV, the largest online video aggregator in Canada, announced the launch of their first social video fundraiser. Now the three year old startup is seeking global support for a... more
BC Business Magazine's list of 20 Most Innovative Companies from BC is out. You may be surprised by some of the innovators that made the list. The list recognizes the most creative organizations... more
TEDxVancouver has announced the first of several exciting speakers in the 2011 lineup. The first speaker for TEDxVancouver 2011 is Shahrzad Rafati, a business magnum and... more
Vancouver techtrepreneur Shahrzad Rafati, the founder of BroadbandTV, is the only Canadian who made this year's Fast Company 2011 list of the top 100 most creative people in business. Shahrzad... more
BroadbandTV wants you to multitask. They want you to watch their videos. They want you to give to cancer researchers. And with their VISO Give on-demand video channel, doing one means doing the... more
For the first time, a number of United Ways across Canada have combined forces to produce a video campaign and to tap online digital audiences. United Ways in Vancouver, Calgary, Halifax and... more