Press Release Archive

July 9, 2013 — NCTC Members Hit Major TVE Milestone with WTVE Solution:  The National Cable Television Cooperative, Inc. (NCTC) membership has surpassed 100 participating member companies on its TV Everywhere authentication solution known as WatchTVEverywhere ("WTVE"). More »

February 5, 2013 — TelVue Partners with NCTC as Provider of Digital Broadcasting and Cloud Video Services:  TelVue® Corporation (OTC: TEVE), the innovation leader in Television and Internet Broadcasting for cable operators, media companies and communities is pleased to be joining the National Cable Television Cooperative (NCTC) as a Provider of Digital and IP Broadcast Servers and Cloud Video Services. More »

February 1, 2013 — Entertainment Studios Networks Signs New Carriage Agreement with National Cable Television Cooperative:  Entertainment Studios, Inc., (www.es.tv) the largest independent producer and distributor of first-run syndicated television programming for broadcast television stations, and owner of eight 24-hour HD cable television networks, proudly announces it has signed a new affiliation agreement with the National Cable Television Cooperative. More »

July 20, 2012 — PAC-12 Enterprises and NCTC Reach Long-Term Carriage Agreement for New PAC-12 Networks:  The Pac-12 Networks, which consist of one national and six regional networks, will be available to NCTC participating members starting August 15, when the new networks launch. More »

July 20, 2012 — NCTC Launches TVE Solution for Small Operators:  The National Cable Television Cooperative, Inc. (NCTC) has successfully enabled over 80 member companies with its TV Everywhere authentication solution developed collaboratively with several key members. More »

July 20, 2012 — Clearleap Launches into Authentication Business, Quickly Enabling TV Everywhere for Service Providers:  Clearleap Named "Approved Provider" by NCTC for TV Everywhere Services Clearleap, the leading provider of IP‐based video solutions for the television industry, today announced the availability of its ClearPlay Authentication service. More »

June 22, 2012 — NCTC Hires Industry Vet as Programming Analyst:  With the complexity of new long-term programming contracts and the pressure on operator profitability, NCTC is adding additional depth to its contracts and business analysis team with the addition of a Senior Director—Programming Analysis. More »

April 9, 2012 — NCTC Names Judy Meyka EVP-Programming — Additional staff changes enhance member service:  Judy Meyka has been hired as EVP Programming and will oversee all programming negotiations. Judy is an industry veteran with experience at several MSOs in key programming roles; More »

April 2, 2012 — Disney Junior Reaches Distribution Agreement with NCTC: NCTC President and CEO Rich Fickle said: "Our members indicated that they have high hopes for Disney Junior as a quality choice in the children's category. We are very pleased to have completed the deal." More »

February 14, 2012 — GLDS Named NCTC Approved Provider for Billing, Subscriber Management and Provisioning: Company to Showcase New Workforce Management Platform at the NCTC Winter Education Conference in Austin, TX, Feb 20-21. More »

January 5, 2012 — HRTV Reaches Carriage Agreement with National Cable Television Cooperative (NCTC): The agreement reflects HRTV and NCTC's mutual respect for the changing marketplace and distributor needs, as it allows NCTC members to add HRTV to any level of service, including digital sports tiers. More »

October 31, 2011 — Ovation Signs with NCTC:  Ovation signs multi-year distribution agreement with the National Cable Television Cooperative for SD and HD carriage. More »

August 23, 2011 — Tennis Channel, National Cable Television Cooperative Sign New Affiliation Agreement:  Multi-Year Deal Mandates Broad Carriage for Network; Maintains Availability to All NCTC Members. More »

August 22, 2011 — Channel Master Home Networking MoCA Adapters and Powerline Adapters Now Offered by National Cable Television Cooperative:  National Cable Television Cooperative, Inc. (NCTC) has agreed to offer to their member companies PCT International's Channel Master line of Home Networking accessories including MoCA adapters, HomePlugAV adapters and IPTV set-top boxes. More »

July 25, 2011 — Stingray Signs with NCTC for Galaxie Music Service:  Stingray Digital, a Montreal-based provider of music services to multi-channel operators, announced they have reached an agreement. More »

June 14, 2011 — NCTC Names Rich Fickle President and CEO:  National Cable Television Cooperative, Inc. names Rich Fickle as new president and chief executive officer. More »

April 19, 2011 — World Fishing Network and National Cable Television Cooperative Reach Carriage Agreement:  WFN: World Fishing Network, North America's only 24-hour fishing lifestyle network, today announced a carriage agreement for distribution with the National Cable Television Cooperative, Inc. (NCTC). More »

March 14, 2011 — WeatherNation Signs With NCTC:  National Cable Television Cooperative (NCTC) and WeatherNation TV, Inc. have reached a new, long‐term agreement for carriage of WeatherNation. More »