Armenia TV was founded by the Sargsyan family, in 1997. It was the first private national television company in the newly independent Republic of Armenia. Artem Sargsyan, the family patriarch, has been working in the television industry for over thirty-five years. He is one of Armenia’s most famous television personalities and a highly respected intellectual, historian, and an author, repeatedly recognized for his numerous accomplishments. Inspired by Artem’s success and dedication, his sons, Bagrat and Vaagn, launched Armenia TV.
Armenia TV has been the highest rated television station in Armenia for over 15 years. Over the last ten years, Armenia TV has expanded its’ broadcast footprint around the globe and has become the most watched Armenian Television Network in Armenia.
Shortly after its’ launch in the United States, USArmenia Television Network became the leading source of news and entertainment for the large Armenian American community, and, according to ratings, USArmenia TV maintains a dominant share of the Armenian American television audience. From its’ state of the art facilities in Glendale, CA, USArmenia TV is broadcasted in both HD and conventional formats 24 hours a day via an ever-expanding number of cable, satellite, open broadcasting, and Internet networks.
USArmenia TV is the first and the only Armenian full HD channel in the USA. It is also the leader in implementing emerging interactive broadcasting technologies, including applications for mobile devices as well as a number of Smart TV systems. Viewers across the United States, Canada, and Mexico can access USArmenia TV on multiple platforms, free of charge.
Since 2013, USArmenia TV is broadcasting its’ own FCC licensed channel 10 in Los Angeles.
At the heart of USArmenia TV’s success is high quality programming, most of which is produced by USArmenia TV and its affiliates in the Armenia TV global enterprise. A wide variety of shows, series, and films are produced at the highest international standards and appeal to a wide variety of viewers.
According to ratings, USArmenia TV is so popular that in many cities in California, the USArmenia TV channel is consistently ranked among the ten highest rated channels, with ratings competitive with even the largest national networks. As a result of its’ success, USArmenia TV has grown to be the number one Armenian television network worldwide.
USArmenia TV is continuously reinvesting to expand its network and to improve the quality of it facilities, broadcasting and programming. USArmenia TV is owned and operated by USATV. It is located at 229 N Central Ave, Glendale, CA. With over 25,000 square feet of new studios and post-production facilities, offices, and sound stages, USArmenia TV will continue to work hard to meet the needs of its’ ever-growing base of loyal viewers, both in the United States and around the globe.