14th May 2018

Bison Group plc (BBSN), the social video company, has been named the world’s third-biggest digital media publisher. According to the global leaderboard of “Most Views by Media and Entertainment Properties” produced by Tubular Labs, the leading global video measurement and analytics platform, Brave Bison’s owned and operated channels on Facebook and YouTube had more than 4.6 billion views in April 2018. This performance puts Brave Bison third on the list behind global media companies, Time Warner and The Walt Disney Company. Based on Facebook views alone, Brave Bison was number one. Compared to the same report for March 2018, Brave Bison’s total views, developed from a network of 18 content creators, meant the Group climbed nine places in the list to third. The leader was Time Warner with 408 creators and Brave Bison was just behind The Walt Disney Company with 691 creators.

Two of the channels within the Brave Bison network, Facebook pages Viral Trends, and Daily Viral Stories jumped more than 55 positions to rank in the top 10 Individual Creators for views in April 2018.

Claire Hungate, CEO of Brave Bison, commented: “This report shows the growing strength of Brave Bison’s publishing network and our knowledge and understanding of the video content that audiences engage with and consume on social platforms. For brands, it demonstrates the extent of the reach and engagement of our distribution network in delivering successful social video campaigns.”

For further information, contact:

Rebecca Abigail ltd
Sebastian Aristizabal-Oviedo, Director
Email: bravebison@rebeccaabigailpr.com
Telephone: +44 207 849 4513

Allenby Capital Limited – AIM Nominated Adviser and Broker
Jeremy Porter / Asha Chotai
Tel: 020 3328 5656

About Brave Bison
Brave Bison is a social video company, specialising in cross-platform video content, connecting global audiences through social media. Its online communities reach over 135 million followers.

Brave Bison is one of the largest YouTube channel partners, with more than 700 channels offering targeted inventory opportunities, alongside in-house specialists that deliver audience development and optimisation. Brave Bison provides expertise across strategy, research, data driven insights, creative and production.

Brave Bison’s cultural connections and extensive networks have built long-standing client relationships with brands including P&G, Land Rover and Lego. With more than 70 members of staff across London, Singapore, Japan and Korea, the eight-year-old business continues to stay at the forefront of this fast-moving digital age.