iKO Media Group merges with STN Storitve to expand broadcasting solutions

iKO Media Group and STN Storitve have merged to introduce a new era of broadcasting. 

Operating under the slogan ‘Strength in Fusion, Excellence in Broadcasting Solutions,’ the partnership marks a step forward in the industry, underlined by innovation, capability, and customer-centricity.

The merger combines iKOMG’s tailored media solutions with STN’s satellite teleport capabilities, expanding the range of services offered to both companies’ clients. 

It provides an extended suite of solutions, including satellite broadcasting, cloud services, playout management, disaster recovery, OTT platforms, and more.

As well as new-age solutions for channel monitoring, streaming to social media and monetization. 

Shmulik Koren and Shlomi Izkovitz, Co-Founders and Co-Owners at iKOMG, said: “We assure our existing customers that the exceptional service you have come to rely on will not only continue but be enhanced,

“We value their trust and look forward to extending the same commitment to new customers. This merger enables us to personally tailor solutions that best suit networks and content owners’ evolving needs while maintaining the highest standards of professionalism.”

Mitja Lovsin, Co-founder of STN and Co-Owner at iKOMG, said: “Following several years of successful and close collaboration between both companies, this merger was the next logical and key step to combine our strengths, resources, and shared vision.

“We are now even better equipped to build on our trusted quality services and deliver next-generation solutions, that will elevate our customers’ business today and beyond. 

“Together, we are stronger, more agile, and poised to lead the company and our clients into a prosperous future.”

David Treadway, Chairman of the merged group, said: “This merger creates a powerful new client-centric organization that is dedicated to market-leading solutions for channels, broadcasters and content owners across the sector. 

“It combines the strengths of two highly successful companies and brings about the marriage of innovation and bespoke, tailored services with strength of infrastructure and technology.”

The merger sets a new precedent in broadcasting solutions which remains dedicated to customer success.

Clients can expect enhanced services, innovative offerings, and a steadfast assurance to deliver solutions that help growth. 

Operational excellence will remain the merged group’s priority with the 24/7 network operations centres situated in Dob, Slovenia and Rome.