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Sport & digital : after their merger in 2020, Netco Sports and On Rewind become "Origins Digital"

News Tank Football - Paris - News #221407 - Published on 22/06/21 at 10:20 -
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On Rewind + Netco Sports = Origins Digital - ©  Origins digital

On Rewind, a French company specialised in the development of enhanced OTT Over-the-top, content provided through the Internet. solutions, and Netco Sports, a French provider of multi-platform personalised applications, merged into a single operating entity on 06/07/2020, which has become Origins Digital on 22/06/2021.

"The rebrand solidifies the creation of new products and service offerings developed for the past year by CEO Remi Chasles and the OnRewind/Netco teams," explained Origins Digital.

"The merger of the two digital companies into one single operational entity headed by Remi Chasles in July 2020 and affiliate to Euro Media Group (EMG Sector: audiovisual services company for live sports, entertainment, concertsFounded: 1983Locations: France (Euro Media France / DVS / On rewind), Belgium (Videohouse), Netherlands (United … ), a leading global provider of broadcast facilities and media solutions, created the conditions to intensify collaboration between the On Rewind & the Netco Sports teams. This resulted in the development of two new products specifically dedicated to clubs: Club App & Club Web," added the new entity.

  • "Next to these new products, Origins Digital will continue to offer the tailor-made digital services, enriched video players and end-to-end OTT Over-the-top, content provided through the Internet. platforms which were at the core of Netco Sports & On Rewind’s product offering. Recently, they helped develop the digital platforms for AC Milan Activity: Italian professional football club Principal partners: • Puma (equipment supplier): estimated at €15m since 2018-19 • Emirates (airline): - "Official Airline Partner" for 2007-2023… (Serie A TIM Italian first division. 20 clubs. ) in Italy, Proximus in Belgium and AS Saint-Etienne Activity: French professional football club Main partners: • Hummel (equipment supplier): 2022-2027• Smart Good Things (beverages): main shirt sponsor, 2022-2025 Official partners:• ZeBet… (Ligue 1 Uber Eats Name of the French Ligue 1 championship for the 2020-2022 cycle.

    Uber Eats, a home meal delivery application and subsidiary of Uber an independent driver mobile application, has become the title…
    ) in France. They are currently working on a new concept for Qatar's World Cup in 2022 after they were commissioned by HBS to provide digital services for the event,"
    explained Origins Digital.

"We've combined our skills and previous experiences with the best clubs in Europe to create 'Club App' & 'Club Web'" (R. Chasles, Origins Digital)

Remi Chasles -

  • "It is in the interest of most clubs to develop their own digital media in order to maximise the content they produce and generate value. 
  • We've combined our skills and previous experiences with the best clubs in Europe to create these mobile-first products (Club App & Club Web) designed to address all of the clubs' digital needs, from fan engagement and user conversion to client retention and monetisation."

    Rémi Chasles, CEO of Origins Digital, 22/06/2021

Club App - ©  Origins digital

"Broadcasters, sports federations and event organisers are always looking for new ways to increase fan engagement" (Shaun Gregory, EMG)

Shaun Gregory - ©  D.R.

  • "Broadcasters, sports federations and event organisers are always looking for new ways to increase fan engagement but also monetize their content online. 
  • This is a growing market which EMG started to address with the acquisition of very promising digital companies like Netco Sports in 2015 and On Rewind in 2017.
  • Today, we are very proud to have concentrated the strengths of both teams under one brand and a unique product strategy specifically designed to address the ever-growing digital needs of our clients."

    Shaun Gregory, CEO of EMG, 22/06/2021

Origins Digital

Sector: provider of interactive tools and solutions for the sports and media industry

Founded: 2009 (Netco Sports). New commercial name (Origins Digital) in 2021 following the merger of Netco Sports and On Rewind in 2020

CEO: Rémi Chasles
Shareholding: property of Euro Media Group (EMG) since 10/09/2015
Offices: Paris (FRA), Biarritz (FRA), Miami (USA), Minsk (BLR), Sydney (AUS)

Main clients: LFP (Ligue de football professionnel), Stade de France, FFF (French Football Federation), FIFA, Proximus, beIN Sports, RMC Sport, Roland-Garros, Melbourne Cricket Ground, DirecTV, U Arena, FFT, FFA, Sydney Cricket Ground

Main partners: HBS, Lagardère Unlimited, Infront Sports & Media, AWS, Microsoft Azure

Category: Agencies
Parent company: Euromedia

Headquarters address

73 rue du Faubourg Poissonnière
75009 Paris France

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On Rewind + Netco Sports = Origins Digital - ©  Origins digital