Armenian Russian Television Network (ARTN hereafter) is the first largest Armenian Television network in the United States based on programming, viewership and coverage.
Launched on 1985 as Russian Television, ARTN has organized various concerts including leading Russian stars. Also, ARTN has operated its own Armenian 24 hour radio station and has published its own magazine called “Around the World”.
According to Nielsen, a global information and measurement company that provides ratings, ARTN has earned the position of the most viewed Armenian television network in the United States. ARTN has an exclusive partnership with Nielsen. ARTN successfully competes with major television stations such as ABC, CBS and NBC reaching up to 18,000,000 (5.8 households) viewers in the Los Angeles DMA. Los Angeles DMA is the #2 metro area in the United States covering Los Angeles County, Orange County, Ventura County, Riverside County, and San Bernardino County. Los Angeles DMA is home to almost half of California’s total population.
ARTN is broadcasting in high definition (HD) and in other formats, providing 24 hours of entertainment and news programming. Most importantly, ARTN is available for its viewers free of charge. It airs through every local cable and satellite provider in the United States, including Dish Network, DirecTV, AT&T U Verse, and Verizon FiOS. Aside from airing in the United States, ARTN also airs in Canada and Mexico.
ARTN organizes various concerts, theatrical plays and sports events throughout the year. It has a 50,000 square feet studio, its own post production facility, and a state of the art theater with a capacity of 300 seats.
ARTN strives to meet the needs and expectations of its viewers and its business partners in the United States and around the world. ARTN is looking forward to business opportunities and to successful partnerships. The objective of ARTN is to contribute to the success of its business partners. Some of its clients include Galpin Motors, Mercedes Benz USA, BMW USA, Car Pros, Fantasy Springs Casino and Resort, Nederlander Concerts, Glendale Adventist Medical Center, Huntington Hospital and various other companies.