Wednesday, 23 February 2011 16:53
The Trinidad and Tobago Entertainment Company Limited (Trinidad and Tobago Entertainment Company
) has signed the contract with Guardian Media Limited, exclusive media providers for the BMobile International Soca Monarch & Play Whe Groovy Soca Monarch Competitions 2011, for the exclusive broadcasting rights for the Live Internet Stream of the International Soca Monarch Finals. Viewers can access the competition live via T&T Ent’s website - Trinidad and Tobago Entertainment Company
This year, Carnival 2011 promises to be a history-making year for the BMobile International Soca Monarch & Play Whe Groovy Soca Monarch Competitions. Most notably, it marks the return of Soca greats, Machel Montano HD and Destra Garcia to the competition, with the winner - The Power Soca Monarch – to receive a grand prize of TT $2 million.
T&T Ent, a state agency under the Ministry of Trade and Industry, has as one of its mandates to create sustainable avenues to develop and promote the country’s Entertainment Industry at an international level and within Trinidad & Tobago. This project with Caribbean Prestige Foundation and Guardian Media Limited works to further this vision.
T&T Ent has engaged the services of Limelight, a U.S. based Content Delivery Network, To ensure premium streaming quality and security. Limelight has provided services for events including the recently held NFL Super Bowl and the Inauguration of U.S. President Barack Obama.
Dionne McNicol-Stephenson, CEO of T&T Ent said that “the live-streaming of the competition is a strong step toward effectively promoting Trinidad & Tobago’s artistes to an international audience, while permitting the Company to establish its position in the entertainment industry as a whole. We at T&T Ent are excited to see this project come to fruition. This project represents part of the overall strategic plan for the Company, which is committed to carving out meaningful
in-roads into the Entertainment industry here in Trinidad & Tobago and at an international level”.
So come Friday 4th March, be online and tuned in to Trinidad and Tobago Entertainment Company
as T&T Ent continues to empower national talent! Online subscriptions will be available soon with Early Bird prices available upon commencement of the online payment facility.
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