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Ex-Current exec launches BE Network

Former Current Media and Sky Latin America executive Mark Goldman announces he is launching BE, an HD lifestyle network focusing on yoga and wellness. The network will offer a revenue-sharing model for distributors and will allow broadcast, cable and Internet partners to share in advertising and commerce opportunities around wellness. The network has signed prominent talent in the wellness arena including Maya Fiennes, a musician, yogi and TV personality in Europe; Dr. Timothy Brantly, author of bestseller The Cure and Sophie Keller, contributor to The Huffington Post. The planned primetime lineup for the channel, which will be targeted at women 30-65, will feature successful formats re-made with wellness themes.
January 11, 2010

Former Current Media and Sky Latin America executive Mark Goldman announces he is launching BE, an HD lifestyle network focusing on yoga and wellness. The network will offer a revenue-sharing model for distributors and will allow broadcast, cable and Internet partners to share in advertising and commerce opportunities around wellness. The network has signed prominent talent in the wellness arena including Maya Fiennes, a musician, yogi and TV personality in Europe; Dr. Timothy Brantly, author of bestseller The Cure and Sophie Keller, contributor to The Huffington Post. The planned primetime lineup for the channel, which will be targeted at women 30-65, will feature successful formats re-made with wellness themes.

About The Author
Barry Walsh is editor and content director for realscreen, and has served as editor of the publication since 2009. With a career in entertainment media that spans two decades, prior to realscreen, he held the associate editor post for now defunct sister publication Boards, which focused on the advertising and commercial production industries. Before Boards, he served as editor of Canadian Music Network, a weekly music industry trade, and as music editor for HMV.com. As content director, he also oversees the development of content for the brand's market-leading events, the Realscreen Summit and Realscreen West, as well as new content initiatives.

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