nScreenMedia OTT multiscreen media analysis


What is nScreenMedia?

This site is dedicated to the new world of over-the-top delivery of media to all the screens in a consumer’s life.
You will find:

  • commentary on current events
  • links to deep analysis of market movements
  • coverage of the important conferences and shows in our business
  • interviews and podcasts discussing events of our time

We value your opinion. If you have a suggestion to help us improve the site or perhaps an area of coverage that we have been neglecting, please let us know. As well, if there is something we are doing that you really like, tell us that too!

Colin Dixon, Chief Analyst & Founder, nScreenMedia

Colin Dixon, nScreenMediaMr. Dixon created nScreenMedia as a resource to the Digital Media Industry as it transitions to the new infrastructure for multi-screen delivery. He brings a wealth of knowledge on the Digital TV, Over-the-Top and IPTV spaces garnered from his 15 years working in those industries. Before founding nScreenMedia, he spent 7 years as an analyst and partner with The Diffusion Group. Previously he held senior executive positions at Microsoft/WebTV, Liberate and Oracle delivering products and services to the Cable, Satellite and IPTV industries.

Mr. Dixon is the author of many reports and opinion pieces including What Millennials Want from TV.  He holds Bachelors and Masters Degrees in Electrical Engineering and has post-graduate business education experience from Stanford.

Mr. Dixon is a frequent speaker and moderator at many industry events such as NAB, CES, TV Connect, IBC and BroadbandTVcon.   Mr. Dixon was also nominated one of IPTV’s Top 50 People by IPTV Evangelist.

Bill Niemeyer, Senior Analyst, New Video Strategist and Tactician

Bill Niemeyer, Senior nScreenMedia Analyst

Mr. Niemeyer brings a decade of experience in the new media industry to nScreenMedia. He also provides leading firms with consulting and research regarding business topics for advanced video advertising on broadband, VOD, DVRs, interactive TV, mobile/portable and other new digital video platforms, plus related issues in technology, content and consumer behavior.

His work is widely regarded as providing market-leading insights informed by his 11 years in advanced TV/video. He has been working with nScreenMedia since 2014 where he most recently authored Preference is Just the Beginning: Video Recommendations in the Age of Mobility. Bill previously served for four years as Chief of Analysis and Research for BlackArrow, provider of ad management technology for advanced TV and video, its investors are Comcast, Cisco, Intel, NDS, Mayfield Fund and Polaris Ventures.

In 2003 he joined DiMA Group (the precursor to BlackArrow), considered a seminal consultancy in advanced TV advertising via their cross-industry ID!A and AdLab initiatives. He previously was an advanced TV consultant and an executive with interactive TV technology firm Spiderdance. Bill is a member of the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences.

Andy Tarczon, Senior Research & Analyst

Andy Tarczon, Senior Research Analyst

Andy has spent over 20 years delivering connectivity to the consumer electronics and emerging technologies markets. In 2004, he co-founded The Diffusion Group, a research and analytics firm helping content creators, technology innovators, and service providers understand consumer’s changing behaviors around broadband video. Most recently he has been exploring wearable computing and served as VP of partner development at Meta Watch managing the global brand of smartwatches.