Michael B. Jordan (Black Panther) and Michael Shannon (The Shape of Water) star in FAHRENHEIT 451, the new HBO film based on Ray Bradbury's classic novel of the same name, depicting a future where the media is seen as a drug, history is rewritten and "firemen" burn books.
Cable Bahamas Ltd. announced today the appointment of Franklyn A. Butler II as its new CEO. Franklyn has served on the Board of the Company since 2011 and was appointed Executive Vice Chairman in June 2017. Franklyn holds the following positions currently: Chairman of AML Foods Limited; Chairman of Aliv ; Director of APD Limited and Chairman of the Milo Butler Group.
Cable Bahamas Ltd. announced today that after almost twenty years with Cable Bahamas Ltd (CBL), Mr. Anthony (Tony) Butler will retire from his post as CEO and President of the Company effective June 30, 2018.
Effective April 23rd, REV television subscribers are advised that the Prime package channels TNT, channel 450, Cartoon Network, channel 301, and TBS, channel 225, will be replaced with TNT International, Cartoon Network International and TBS International, respectively.
Entertainment TV, a new channel to the REV lineup will be added to channel 454 to replace TNTI, which is moving to the Prime package.
For any questions or concerns, customers can contact REV support by calling toll free at 1-242-300-2200 or via WhatsApp at 738-9060.
Executives from the communications company, confirmed that popular urban channel TV One, will launch to REV television subscribers on March 1st. “This is part of our ongoing efforts to secure popular content, shared David Burrows, VP Marketing.
“REV disappointed that NBC Universal could not continue to extend rights to the region”
REV television subscribers are advised that effective February 28th, 2018, NBC Universal Entertainment Group, a division of NBC Universal will cease carriage of the Oxygen network to the region.
John Gomez, REV COO advised that the company has carried the digital network from 2005. “We continue in our efforts to offer the best available content for our television subscribers. However, as a result of these changes in rights and licensing agreements, no cable operator in the region will be able to offer the Oxygen Channel to their subscribers.”
“We remain committed to providing our customers the diverse content they enjoy” — VP Marketing, David Burrows
REV is pleased to announce the launch of One America News Network (OANN), the fastest growing conservative news channel in the United States, starting February 1st, 2018. OANN, described as a leading source for US and international news with “four times more headlines as other networks”, has replaced the conservative FOX News Channel on channel 406. OANN, offers news coverage 24/7 and prides themselves on delivering “straight news with no speculation, no opinions, just facts.”
REV advised today that it has been informed of an Internet ad that is currently being distributed that falsely appears to be originating from the company and is targeting REV customers.
Starting January 18th, Spike and Viacom will rebrand the Spike programming service to Paramount Network, located on REV channel 453.
“REVGO Play gives customers the freedom to watch live and recorded shows and movies on the go.”
REV customers will have much to smile about this Christmas, with the launch of REV’s new TV everywhere app, REVGO Play on December 13th. The app gives REV television customers the freedom to watch their favourite channels live or record them to the cloud, free on any device.
Offered at no extra cost to REV customers, REVGO Play delivers up to 50 live TV channels, and 12 local radio stations in its initial launch. The app also gives customers the option to record a total of twenty hours of programming from up to 31 available network digital video recorder (nDVR).
Cable Bahamas Ltd. wishes to inform its REVTV subscribers that it will launch its REVGO Play App 14 calendar days from today.
Starting this month, REV commercial services will offer REV Business in a Box (BIAB) with affordable Voice, Data, TV and advertising packages, providing high value for spend to improve operational efficiencies. These solutions have major application for businesses wanting to grow brand awareness while increasing productivity without compromising quality of service and meeting more stringent financial requirements.
With close to eighty-four children living with HIV/AIDS in The Bahamas, at a cost of approximately $2,000 per child, Lady Camille Barnett, President of The Bahamas AIDS Foundation shared that, “It’s expensive to fund these kinds of programs. Some persons may become immune to the medication provided over time and require a different kind of drug. We have been so fortunate to have corporate partners like REV who have been critical to this process.”
REV employees represented the communications company last weekend at the seventh annual Grand Bahama Hope Ball at the Grand Lucayan Resort. Director Northern Bahamas Operations, Edris Wilson shared, “As a company, we have been personally touched by the effects of cancer, having lost members of our team and those friends and family members near and dear to us. We honour and celebrate them all, especially our survivors and we stand with our community in doing the same.”
REV has a long standing history with supporting cancer awareness in The Bahamas. This year, REV, along with the Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure Bahamas organisers will host two power breakfasts at the flagship store in the Mall at Marathon.
Leading communications giant REV from Cable Bahamas recently launched a new initiative for customers to reach them. “We all use WhatsApp in our personal lives and now we’re harnessing this application for business purposes” says Marketing Manager, Melissa Colebrook.
The communications provider reached out again in an effort to provide aid to local pet charity, the Humane Society of The Bahamas (BHS). Cable Bahamas (CBL) partnered with Bahamian wholesaler, Milo Butler Distributors immediately following the passage of Hurricane Irma to bring relief to those most impacted by the storm and the BHS was not left of the list.
Bahamian theatre company, Ringplay Productions announced REV as the major sponsor for the ninth annual Shakespeare in Paradise theatre festival. “Quite simply, our partnership with REV over the years has allowed Shakespeare in Paradise to exist.” says Dr Nicolette Bethel.
The first entertainment network targeting black women has renamed from Centric to BET HER. Starting September 25th, the network channel, which can be found on REVTV channel 380 will look a little different. Described as “Her World. Her Way”, the brand refresh brings the network more aligned with its flagship brand BET.
Cable Bahamas wasted no time in providing support to those residents most impacted by the ravages of Hurricane Irma.
Cable Bahamas advises that effective immediately, due to recent changes to programme licensing in our region, we are required to black out WWE programming.
Cable Bahamas executive and COO, John Gomez asserts that the communications giant was pleased to see the rapid restoration of REV services for customers that experienced disruptions in their services over the weekend due to the effects of Hurricane Irma.
Cable Bahamas’ technical teams were deployed on Saturday, September 9th, immediately following the National Emergency Management Agency’s all-clear message for the central and southeast Bahamas, according to COO, John Gomez.
Cable Bahamas COO, John Gomez assured subscribers and the public that the nation’s leading communications Company is closely monitoring Hurricane Irma as it tracks towards The Bahamas.
Cable Bahamas Limited will be holding a public town hall meeting for the residents of Eastwood Estates, to discuss the erection of an electronic communications monopalm in that area.
REV, the nation’s leading communications provider, was recently named the Mall at Marathon’s Merchant of the Year for 2016.
REV has launched a rewards and recognition programme to celebrate employees who are performing consistently well or have shown significant improvement over time. The company announced its first group of honourees during a recent corporate event at the Phil Keeping Building. There, each nominee received $500 and executives revealed the four employees who won in their respective categories for the first quarter of 2017.
The 2017 NBA Playoffs are underway and REV is once again delivering every matchup in the western and eastern conferences on REVTV.
While it's anyone's guess which team will win the NBA Finals, REVTV subscribers will be able to enjoy every moment of the action via SportsMax, SportsMax2, NBA-TV, ESPN and ESPN Caribbean. These channels, all authorised by the NBA as exclusive broadcasters in the region, are included in the REVTV Prime package (basic cable package) at no additional cost.
The world leader in Internet performance testing and metrics has named REV The Bahamas' fastest fixed broadband provider for the year 2016.
Cable Bahamas has postponed the town hall meeting for the residents of Eastwood Estates to April 18, 2017.
Cable Bahamas Limited will be holding a public town hall meeting for the residents of Eastwood Estates, to discuss the erection of an electronic communications tower in that area.
Cable Bahamas Ltd (CBL) has confirmed the full restoration of Internet services late Saturday evening, after an interruption of broadband and private fibre services affected customers on New Providence, Grand Bahama, Abaco, and Eleuthera.
Cable Bahamas is pleased to announce that late this afternoon Wednesday, March 22nd, 97% of the REVTV video services were restored across the entire Cable Bahamas national network. Technical teams continue to work to restore the remaining video channels.
At 10:00 a.m. Tuesday March 21st, Cable Bahamas experienced service issues on its video network. This resulted in multiple channels across New Providence, Abaco, Grand Bahama and Eleuthera experiencing intermittent service outages. Technical teams immediately launched response protocols and began investigations. Multiple vendors were engaged to assist Cable Bahamas' engineers in troubleshooting the issue. Due to the malfunction of a major piece of equipment repairs have taken longer than anticipated.
The year 2016 was full of milestones for Cable Bahamas Ltd. (CBL). The fourth quarter and year end consolidated results show the Company's greatest ever revenues, topping $180M with an EBITDA of over $43M - and producing a healthy balance sheet. These results were achieved in a tumultuous year for the Company. CBL continued to grow its REV business in The Bahamas, cemented its foothold in Florida with Summit Broadband and, most significantly, won The Bahamas' second mobile licence and successfully launched ALIV mobile service a mere five months later.
Bahamian food, dance, music and art took centre stage on Saturday when the Tru-Tru Bahamian Festival descended on the Buena Vista Estate in Downtown Nassau. Hosted by the Bahamas Hotel & Tourism Association (BHTA) and the Ministry of Tourism, the cultural festival showed attendees what being a “tru tru” Bahamian really means.
Cable Bahamas advised today that it has been informed of an e-mail that is currently being distributed that falsely appears to be originating from the company and is targeting users of the company’s CoralWave e-mail service.
The Cable Bahamas Ltd. (CBL) consolidated group has had an incredible business journey these past three months. With Aliv (CBL's mobile company) now in place and operational, this is the first quarter in which CBL can produce a fully consolidated report for the Group's business.
NewCo2015 Limited, The Bahamas' newest mobile network, today announced further details of progress in delivering its service promise.
Damian Blackburn, NewCo CEO said, "With great pride I can share with you that all of the 73 sites are now installed, active and carrying service. This week several calls have been placed, we have now issued phones and NewCo SIMs to staff members and they are actively using the service to call each other, send SMS and browse the Internet with impressive speeds."
REV announced that it will serve as a primary sponsor for the 2016 Shakespeare in Paradise Theatre Festival, continuing its tradition of supporting the event since its inception.
The theatre festival runs from Monday September 26 to Saturday, October 8 with two productions hitting the main stage and three taking the Black Box stage at The Dundas Centre for the Performing Arts.
Now in its eighth year, Shakespeare in Paradise has become a calendar event for fans of live theatre who enjoy William Shakespeare’s works and the best in Caribbean, African, American and world theatre.
NewCo2015 Limited (NewCo) announced Monday that it is actively recruiting to staff up its national call centre, which will be located on Grand Bahama. NewCo's call centre will create more than 30 new jobs in the organisation, adding to the 51 already active positions.
Cable Bahamas Limited will be holding a public town hall meeting to discuss the erection of an electronic communications tower. All interested residents are invited to attend.
NewCo2015 Limited is pleased to announce and welcome Earlene Cartwright as the company’s Marketing Operations Manager. In this role, she will be responsible for the leadership and daily operation of the marketing department. Earlene will focus on developing go-to-market strategies to drive company objectives. She will also lead the process of driving new promotional ideas, market penetration strategies and craft revenue growth models for mobile products and services.
Football fans in The Bahamas have reason to rejoice this season as NFL Sunday Ticket and NFL RedZone return to REVTV. NFL Sunday Ticket provides access to every NFL football game on Sunday afternoons in high definition, and NFL RedZone delivers every scoring play across all active games on Sundays.
NewCo 2015 Limited (NewCo), recipient of the nation's second licence for the provision of cellular and data services, announced Wednesday that 20 of its 22 planned cell sites have been fully constructed on Grand Bahama and are currently undergoing commissioning and testing.
NewCo2015 Limited (NewCo) announced today that another highly qualified Bahamian has joined its management team.
NewCo2015 Limited (NewCo) announced today that another highly qualified Bahamian has joined its management team.