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AwesomenessTV Acquires YouTube Network Big Frame for $15 Million

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AwesomenessTV, a leading multi-platform media company serving the global teen community, announced today that it has agreed to acquire the YouTube multi-channel network Big Frame, a pioneer in digital talent and influencer management.  Combined AwesomenessTV and Big Frame will deliver 80 million subscribers and close to a billion views a month.  Through this deal, AwesomenessTV gains Big Frame’s talent roster, strong executive team and talent managers. Big Frame’s founders Sarah Penna and Steve Raymond are recognized throughout the industry for cultivating and building top talent. For Big Frame talent, AwesomenessTV will deliver a multi-platform approach to building brands and monetizing content. “With AwesomenessTV committed to aggressive growth, the acquisition of Big Frame enables us to bring on expertise in talent development as well as a great group of YouTube stars,” said AwesomenessTV Chief Operating Officer Brett Bouttier. “Sarah and Steve have a great track record for identifying and developing talent and we believe that working together we can build talent brands that will transcend YouTube,” added Brian Robbins, CEO and Co-Founder AwesomenessTV.

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