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Amman Fissehazion
Chairman at Association of Ethiopian Broadcasters & CEO at EBS TV

Profile

Amman founded and established the Ethiopian Broadcasting Services ( EBS TV) - a global Broadcasting Television channel that provides services to the Ethiopian Community, globally. 

He was the first to instigate the IPTV platform services to the African community in North America. A first of a kind technological marvel in the North American Market. 

He established EBS as the first African Media to be positioned on one of the most prestigious. Subscription Platform in the US; Dish Network. Subsequently placing the 24/7 channel on major platforms such as Arabsat, Nilesat, Dishnetwork and DSTV. Pioneered EBS to be the first privately held 24/ 7 Television media, providing services to the Ethiopian community. Securing a global ranking as the Top Most Viewed channel in Ethiopia over 20 Million viewers. 

He is the founder and an active Board member of the Silver Spring Production and Promotion PLC - a production and advertisement placement company currently producing four of the Top Rated programs in the Ethiopian market. 

He also established and served as Chairman of the Association for Ethiopian Broadcasters, a 14 member Television and Radio broadcasters. Steered the first Ethiopian based Satellite platform “ Ethiosat” which presently  accommodates more than 40 HD Free to air channel.

Amman Fissehazion's Network

Agenda Sessions

  • Panel: New models for monetisation in Africa’s content landscape

    11:40
  • Panel: SES Industry Days Africa 2020 – Content and consumption: where are African viewers to be found?

    12:30