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closed 11/19/2020 via BNC Analysis

Testimonial Hero, acquired Applause Lab

synopsis: Testimonial Hero, a leading video testimonial service for B2B marketing leaders, announced the acquisition of Applause Lab, a technology-enabled video testimonial platform. Applause Lab takes customers’ experiences and turns them into video testimonials and other social proof.
buyer: Testimonial Hero
Using Testimonial Hero’s platform, B2B marketing leaders can easily create stunning video testimonials anywhere in the world—both on-site and fully remote. Testimonial Hero customers can start a project and expect a finalized video testimonial 30 days later. "
target: Applause Lab
Applause Lab is a technology-enabled video testimonial platform. Applause Lab takes customers’ experiences and turns them into video testimonials and other social proof. These allow companies to communicate their expertise and trust to potential new customers.
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closed 7/22/2020 via BNC Analysis

Ruder Finn, Inc., acquired Osmosis Films

synopsis: Brooklyn-based Osmosis is a full-service creative strategy and production studio that specializes in film, animation and interactive media. In announcing the acquisition, Ruder Finn said adding the studio’s capabilities elevates the agency’s standing as a global video communications firm.
buyer: Ruder Finn, Inc.
Ruder Finn is one of the largest independent global communications and creative agencies with headquarters in the US and China. It is organized around four strategic pillars that reflect its key areas of leadership: Health & Wellness, Corporate & Public Trust, Global Connectivity, and Life & Style. "
target: Osmosis Films
Osmosis excels at discovering, developing, and communicating narratives to the audiences businesses need to reach. Osmosis helps establish brands, grow business, communicate values, and share ideas that will change the world.
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closed 3/4/2020 via BNC Analysis

Little Dot Studios Limited, acquired WING London

synopsis: Little Dot Studios, the digital content firm owned by Fleabag producer All3Media, has made its first acquisition in London-based production studio Wing. Wing, launched in 2007 by husband and wife team Will and Tessa Ingham, helps studios and brands create digital content, particularly in sports.
buyer parent: All3media
buyer: Little Dot Studios Limited
Little Dot Studios is a digital content firm owned by Fleabag producer All3Media. Little Dot Studios is a digital content studio and broadcaster specializing in production of original and brand funded content, distribution and monetization of video content across all social platforms "
target: WING London
WING, based in London, is a multi award-winning creative content agency delivering high-end film content, intelligent distribution solutions and digital strategy to the world’s largest brands. It shot the Olympic Torch Relay in Rio and has since developed Jaguar’s #ShowYourEdge campaign.
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closed 8/17/2016 via BNC Analysis

Entertainment One Ltd, acquired Secret Location

synopsis: Entertainment One, a leading international entertainment company, has completed the acquisition to take full ownership of the digital agency and producer, Secret Location. Secret Location is an Emmy Award-winning digital agency that launches products and solves problems through storytelling.
buyer: Entertainment One Ltd (LSE:ETO:$1,173.08)
Entertainment One Ltd. is a leading international entertainment company that specialises in the acquisition, production and distribution of film and television content. Its current rights library is exploited across all media formats and includes more than 40,000 film and television titles. "
target: Secret Location
Secret Location is an Emmy Award-winning digital agency that launches products and solves problems through storytelling. They work in 3 key convergent specialties: Brand, Entertainment and Original Technology development.
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$5.42*
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closed 3/18/2020 via BNC Analysis

Jeremy Lee Chen Seong, acquired Reelmedia Pte. Ltd.

synopsis: Jeremy Lee Chen Seong, a renowned technopreneur in Singapore, has acquired Reelmedia Pte Ltd, a video production and video-marketing conglomerate in Singapore. Reelmedia produces videos that help companies and entrepreneurs to promote their business and increase their revenue. Reelmedia also offers SEO and website design services.
buyer: Jeremy Lee Chen Seong
Jeremy Lee Chen Seong is a renowned technopreneur in Singapore. Jeremy Lee Chen Seong has more than 25 years of experience in the field of healthcare, technology, and finance. He has also worked as a consultant and business advisory body in Fortune 500 companies for many years. "
target: Reelmedia Pte. Ltd.
Reelmedia is a video production and video-marketing conglomerate in Singapore. Reelmedia produces videos that help companies and entrepreneurs to promote their business and increase their revenue. Reelmedia also offers SEO and website design services.
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closed 9/11/2019 via BNC Analysis

Bullseye Total Media, LLC, acquired Montani Films, LLC

synopsis: Bullseye Total Media of Barboursville, WV, has acquired the Montani Films production company of Huntington, WV. Montani Films, formerly McComas Video Productions, is a boutique video production company with 18 years of experience. Their goal is to connect brands with their ideal potential customer through creative content.
buyer: Bullseye Total Media, LLC
Bullseye Total Media of Barboursville, WV, opened in 2015 as a digital advertising agency and has grown into a full-service agency, Bullseye Total Media is a full service advertising agency that will deliver its clients' message to their desired target audience easily and effectively. "
target: Montani Films, LLC
Montani Films, formerly McComas Video Productions, is a boutique video production company with 18 years of experience. Their goal is to connect brands with their ideal potential customer through creative content and marketing that relates directly to the needs on the consumer.
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closed 4/18/2019 via Company Press Release

MBB Agency, acquired Burly Studios

synopsis: MBB Agency is excited to announce that it has joined forces with Burly Studios, a Wichita-based motion design and full-service production company. Burly Studios is a creative collective crafting beautiful visual stories through live-action and motion graphics for advertising and entertainment.
buyer: MBB Agency
MBB (Muller Bressler Brown) Agency is a Kansas City-based advertising agency. MBB Agency is a talented group of marketers, thinkers, designers, interactive geeks and writers. They work with a variety of great clients, but their specialty is renovating classic, heritage brands. "
target: Burly Studios
Burly Studios is a creative collective crafting beautiful visual stories through live-action and motion graphics for advertising and entertainment. Burly Studios is a creative production company with a compelling vision to deliver design driven videos for commercial advertising.
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closed 3/20/2019 via BNC Analysis

Oceanus Group Limited, acquired AP Media Pte Ltd

synopsis: Oceanus Group, the largest land-based abalone producer in the world, has acquired a 51% stake in AP Media, a leading Video Marketing and 360 VR production company in Singapore. AP Media creates videos and 360 VR with a distinctive purpose, often anticipating viewer’s needs, and creating content or messages to address those needs.
buyer: Oceanus Group Limited (SGX:579:$3.15)
Oceanus Group is the largest land-based abalone producer in the world. Oceanus is committed to producing quality, nutritional and affordable fresh and frozen seafood products by engaging in sustainable land- and sea-based farming practices created through innovation in R&D. "
target: AP Media Pte Ltd
AP Media is a leading Video Marketing and 360 VR production company in Singapore. They create videos and 360 VR with a distinctive purpose, often anticipating viewer’s needs, and creating content or messages to address those needs.
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$0.30*
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announced 5/9/2018 via BNC Analysis

Vostok VR, will acquire TaKanto Virtual Reality

synopsis: Vostok VR, a leading Singapore-based Virtual Reality (VR) and 360 Video Production company, will acquire TaKanto Virtual Reality, a leading VR Production company in Singapore and Asia. TaKanto Virtual Reality offers premium 360° VR video productions and 3D app development services for mobile and VR headsets.
buyer: Vostok VR
Vostok VR VR is a leading Singapore-based Virtual Reality (VR) and 360 Video Production company. Their clients look to them for interactive experiences that achieve best results in Company Presentations, Sales, Product Launch, Market Activation and Interactive Trainings. "
target: TaKanto Virtual Reality
TaKanto Virtual Reality is a leading Virtual Reality Production company in Singapore and Asia. TaKanto offers premium 360° VR video productions and 3D app development services for mobile and VR headsets. The company has produced award-winning content for several well known global brands.
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closed 3/21/2018 via PR Newswire

Wild Gravity, acquired Workhouse Creative

synopsis: Wild Gravity, a new-breed marketing startup, offering on-demand agency and production services, has acquired award-winning video production company Workhouse Creative. Based in Seattle and founded in 2009, Workhouse develops traditional, digital and social video content for a wide array of brands including: Microsoft, Amazon, and more.
buyer: Wild Gravity
Wild Gravity is a team of executive-level marketing, digital, creative, and production pros from some of the world's foremost brands, agencies, and production shops. They're hacking the marketing production model to deliver world-class, strategic work that gets out the door faster and for less. "
target: Workhouse Creative
Based in Seattle and founded in 2009, Workhouse develops traditional, digital and social video content for a wide array of brands including: Microsoft, Amazon, Intel, Mazda, and McDonalds. Workhouse Creative is an award-winning video production company.
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closed 3/19/2018 via BusinessWire

Industrial Color Studios, acquired Invodo, Inc.

synopsis: Invodo, a video content production company specializing in high-quality, scalable video for brands and retailers, has been sold to Industrial Color Studios, a digital commerce company offering solutions for digital marketers and a portfolio company of Frontenac Company. Invodo shoots product-centric videos for use across the digital marketing mix.
buyer parent: Frontenac Company LLC
buyer: Industrial Color Studios
Industrial Color Studios and its group of content production companies is an industry-leading visual content production company with integrated offerings designed to support marketers, brands, agencies, and the wider production industry with resources for today’s digital commerce marketplace. "
target parent: S3 Ventures
target: Invodo, Inc.
Invodo, Inc. is the industry-leading video content production company specializing in high-quality, scalable video for brands and retailers. A pioneer in eCommerce video, Invodo has a decade of experience shooting tens of thousands of product-centric videos for use across the digital marketing mix.
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announced 12/15/2017 via BNC Analysis

TPT Global Tech Inc., will acquire Blue Collar Productions, Inc.

synopsis: TPT Global Tech has announced that its board of directors has approved the acquisition of all of the assets of Blue Collar Productions. Blue Collar Productions, Inc. is a creative content and video production company located on 'The Lot' studios in Los Angeles.
buyer: TPT Global Tech Inc. (OTCPK:TPTW:$2.40)
TPT Global Tech Inc. based in San Diego, California, is a Technology/Telecommunications Media Content Hub for domestic and International syndication and also provides Technology solutions to businesses domestically and worldwide. "
target: Blue Collar Productions, Inc.
Blue Collar Productions, Inc. is a creative content and video production company located on 'The Lot' studios in Los Angeles. In collaboration with leading agencies, brands, startups, non-profits and entertainment companies, we tell stories that inspire and engage.
price ($mm)
$2.48
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announced 2/5/2016 via Company Press Release

Digimatic Group Ltd., will acquire AP Media Pte Ltd

synopsis: Digimatic Group Ltd has entered into a binding term sheet to acquire 51% of AP Media Pte Ltd. AP Media specialises in video production and has established itself as one of the leading video production companies in Singapore, with an extensive client base. AP Media has recently added Virtual Reality (VR) video products to its solutions.
buyer: Digimatic Group Ltd. (ASX:DMC:$4.22)
Digimatic Group Ltd is a Global Brand Enabler that helps brands connect with the right customers at the right time through the right channels for the right price. They strive to create a global platform that provides brands with comprehensive insights on their target markets. "
target: AP Media Pte Ltd
AP Media is a leading Video Marketing and 360 VR production company in Singapore. They create videos and 360 VR with a distinctive purpose, often anticipating viewer’s needs, and creating content or messages to address those needs.
price ($mm)
$0.56*
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closed 7/10/2018 via BNC Analysis

S4 Capital LLC, acquired MediaMonks B.V.

synopsis: S4 Capital LLC, an investment firm founded by Sir Martin Sorrell, has acquired MediaMonks, a global creative production partner. MediaMonks works with the world’s leading agencies, biggest brands and innovative media and technology companies.
buyer: S4 Capital LLC (LSE:SFOR:$345.25)
S4 Capital LLC is a marketing venture capital firm founded by Sir Martin Sorrell. Sir Martin Sorrell created S4 Capital LLC after leaving his position as Chief Executive Officer at WPP plc. "
target: MediaMonks B.V.
Based in the Netherlands, MediaMonks is a global creative production partner. They work with the world’s leading agencies, biggest brands and innovative media and technology companies. They turn ideas, strategy and IP into award-winning campaigns, film, content, products and platforms.
price ($mm)
$352
rev ($mm)
$129
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
2.7x
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announced 6/19/2017 via Reuters

Fuetrek Co., Ltd., will acquire Media Japan Co., Ltd.

synopsis: Fuetrek Co., Ltd., a provider of speech recognition and translation solutions for mobile phones, will acquire Media Japan Co., Ltd. Media Japan creates TV commercials and short movies for companies in Japan. They also make and sell DVDs about Japanese culture. They offer web production services to businesses as well.
buyer: Fuetrek Co., Ltd. (TSE:2468:$35.46)
Fuetrek Co., Ltd. provides mobile phone solutions. It offers sound generators, and speech recognition and translation products. The company also provides memory card writing services for the education market. Fuetrek Co. was founded in 2000 and is headquartered in Osaka, Japan. "
target: Media Japan Co., Ltd.
Media Japan Co., Ltd. is a company headquartered in Nagoya. The company creates TV commercials and short movies for companies in Japan. They also make and sell DVDs about Japanese culture. They offer web production services to businesses as well.
price ($mm)
$3.92
rev ($mm)
$2
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0.0x
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closed 1/19/2017 via PR Newswire

DEG Digital, acquired Hint Studios

synopsis: DEG, one of the fastest-growing digital agencies in the country, has bolstered its creative service offerings by acquiring Hint, a Kansas City-based creative content and experience design shop.
buyer: DEG Digital
One of the fastest-growing companies in the country, DEG is a full-service digital agency purpose-built to help clients master the moment with relevant and data-driven marketing, commerce, and collaboration solutions. "
target: Hint Studios
Founded in 1990 in Kansas City's Crossroads Arts District as Take Two Productions, Hint has evolved from a video production studio into a story shop, meeting its clients' needs with high-end video, motion, and experience design expertise.
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closed 12/3/2015 via PR Newswire

Way To Blue, acquired The Project Factory

synopsis: Way To Blue (WTB), the global communications agency, has acquired The Project Factory, the UK and Australian-based digital creative agency. The all cash deal will bolster Way To Blue's growing social and digital teams in London and quadruple the size of its Australian footprint.
buyer: Way To Blue
Way To Blue specializes in entertainment clients and offers research, communications strategy, PR, social media, creative and media planning and buying. They have worked with clients including Fox, Universal, Red Bull, Sony Pictures, Disney, StudioCanal and Lionsgate. "
target: The Project Factory
The Project Factory is an award-winning digital production company that creates transmedia entertainment across web, mobile, social media and games platforms. Founded in 2005, they produce interactive entertainment for movies, television, brands and digital media companies.
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closed 12/2/2015 via BNC Analysis

MediaMonks B.V., acquired Stopp Family

synopsis: Digital production powerhouse MediaMonks announced that Stopp Family has become part of MediaMonks. Stopp is a creative collective focusing on interactive, content, VFX and other post production disciplines. Stopp is internationally recognized for its virtual reality capabilities, which are now fully integrated into MediaMonks’ global offering.
buyer: MediaMonks B.V.
MediaMonks is the biggest creative digital production company on the planet. They specialize in working for and with advertising agencies to craft amazing digital work for global brands. Their award-winning capabilities include film, games and mobile, recognized by over fifty institutions worldwide."
target: Stopp Family
Stopp Family is a creative collective focusing on interactive, content and post production disciplines to serve global companies from concept to execution. They are proven storytellers, lending their skills and experience to ambitious brands around the world.
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closed 7/8/2014 via PR Newswire

Rightster, acquired Viral Spiral

synopsis: Rightster Group plc, the cloud-based global video distribution and monetisation network, is pleased to announce the acquisition of Viral Management Limited, a company that connects brands, creative agencies, production companies and publishers with the world's most-viewed and shared Social Video Content/Influencers.
buyer: Rightster
Rightster is a global business to business video network for 360° distribution, content-sourcing, audience engagement and monetisation. Rightster's software and services make it simple for sports, fashion, news, entertainment and viral rights holders to enhance the value of their video. "
target: Viral Spiral
Viral Spiral connects brands, creative agencies, production companies and publishers with the world's most-viewed and shared Social Video Content. They offer a range of services including licensing, research & consultancy, cross promotion/seeding, production and distribution & monetisation.
price ($mm)
$3.92
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closed 9/19/2012 via BusinessWire

Crossborders, LLC merged with Rain,

synopsis: New York based digital content creation company Crossborders, LLC announced that it will merge with Rain, the award-winning Utah based software and interactive development firm. The newly combined, 75-person firm will operate under Rain’s company name.
buyer: Rain
Rain is a software and interactive development firm, headquartered in American Fork, Utah. The agency was founded in 1998. Rain specializes in the building of custom creative software that people use and share and which augments brands. "
target: Crossborders, LLC
Crossborders is a diversified content creation company, specializing in the creation of innovative marketing solutions for its clients, full-scale video production and the incubation of cutting edge intellectual property oriented to mobile apps and software.
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closed 11/19/2020 via BNC Analysis

Testimonial Hero, acquired Applause Lab

synopsis: Testimonial Hero, a leading video testimonial service for B2B marketing leaders, announced the acquisition of Applause Lab, a technology-enabled video testimonial platform. Applause Lab takes customers’ experiences and turns them into video testimonials and other social proof.
buyer: Testimonial Hero
Using Testimonial Hero’s platform, B2B marketing leaders can easily create stunning video testimonials anywhere in the world—both on-site and fully remote. Testimonial Hero customers can start a project and expect a finalized video testimonial 30 days later. "
target: Applause Lab
Applause Lab is a technology-enabled video testimonial platform. Applause Lab takes customers’ experiences and turns them into video testimonials and other social proof. These allow companies to communicate their expertise and trust to potential new customers.
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closed 11/19/2020 via BNC Analysis

Testimonial Hero, acquired Applause Lab

synopsis: Testimonial Hero, a leading video testimonial service for B2B marketing leaders, announced the acquisition of Applause Lab, a technology-enabled video testimonial platform. Applause Lab takes customers’ experiences and turns them into video testimonials and other social proof.
buyer: Testimonial Hero
Using Testimonial Hero’s platform, B2B marketing leaders can easily create stunning video testimonials anywhere in the world—both on-site and fully remote. Testimonial Hero customers can start a project and expect a finalized video testimonial 30 days later. "
target: Applause Lab
Applause Lab is a technology-enabled video testimonial platform. Applause Lab takes customers’ experiences and turns them into video testimonials and other social proof. These allow companies to communicate their expertise and trust to potential new customers.
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closed 11/19/2020 via BNC Analysis

Testimonial Hero, acquired Applause Lab

synopsis: Testimonial Hero, a leading video testimonial service for B2B marketing leaders, announced the acquisition of Applause Lab, a technology-enabled video testimonial platform. Applause Lab takes customers’ experiences and turns them into video testimonials and other social proof.
buyer: Testimonial Hero
Using Testimonial Hero’s platform, B2B marketing leaders can easily create stunning video testimonials anywhere in the world—both on-site and fully remote. Testimonial Hero customers can start a project and expect a finalized video testimonial 30 days later. "
target: Applause Lab
Applause Lab is a technology-enabled video testimonial platform. Applause Lab takes customers’ experiences and turns them into video testimonials and other social proof. These allow companies to communicate their expertise and trust to potential new customers.
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closed 7/22/2020 via BNC Analysis

Ruder Finn, Inc., acquired Osmosis Films

synopsis: Brooklyn-based Osmosis is a full-service creative strategy and production studio that specializes in film, animation and interactive media. In announcing the acquisition, Ruder Finn said adding the studio’s capabilities elevates the agency’s standing as a global video communications firm.
buyer: Ruder Finn, Inc.
Ruder Finn is one of the largest independent global communications and creative agencies with headquarters in the US and China. It is organized around four strategic pillars that reflect its key areas of leadership: Health & Wellness, Corporate & Public Trust, Global Connectivity, and Life & Style. "
target: Osmosis Films
Osmosis excels at discovering, developing, and communicating narratives to the audiences businesses need to reach. Osmosis helps establish brands, grow business, communicate values, and share ideas that will change the world.
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closed 3/4/2020 via BNC Analysis

Little Dot Studios Limited, acquired WING London

synopsis: Little Dot Studios, the digital content firm owned by Fleabag producer All3Media, has made its first acquisition in London-based production studio Wing. Wing, launched in 2007 by husband and wife team Will and Tessa Ingham, helps studios and brands create digital content, particularly in sports.
buyer parent: All3media
buyer: Little Dot Studios Limited
Little Dot Studios is a digital content firm owned by Fleabag producer All3Media. Little Dot Studios is a digital content studio and broadcaster specializing in production of original and brand funded content, distribution and monetization of video content across all social platforms "
target: WING London
WING, based in London, is a multi award-winning creative content agency delivering high-end film content, intelligent distribution solutions and digital strategy to the world’s largest brands. It shot the Olympic Torch Relay in Rio and has since developed Jaguar’s #ShowYourEdge campaign.
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closed 8/17/2016 via BNC Analysis

Entertainment One Ltd, acquired Secret Location

synopsis: Entertainment One, a leading international entertainment company, has completed the acquisition to take full ownership of the digital agency and producer, Secret Location. Secret Location is an Emmy Award-winning digital agency that launches products and solves problems through storytelling.
buyer: Entertainment One Ltd (LSE:ETO:$1,173.08)
Entertainment One Ltd. is a leading international entertainment company that specialises in the acquisition, production and distribution of film and television content. Its current rights library is exploited across all media formats and includes more than 40,000 film and television titles. "
target: Secret Location
Secret Location is an Emmy Award-winning digital agency that launches products and solves problems through storytelling. They work in 3 key convergent specialties: Brand, Entertainment and Original Technology development.
price ($mm)
$5.42*
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closed 3/18/2020 via BNC Analysis

Jeremy Lee Chen Seong, acquired Reelmedia Pte. Ltd.

synopsis: Jeremy Lee Chen Seong, a renowned technopreneur in Singapore, has acquired Reelmedia Pte Ltd, a video production and video-marketing conglomerate in Singapore. Reelmedia produces videos that help companies and entrepreneurs to promote their business and increase their revenue. Reelmedia also offers SEO and website design services.
buyer: Jeremy Lee Chen Seong
Jeremy Lee Chen Seong is a renowned technopreneur in Singapore. Jeremy Lee Chen Seong has more than 25 years of experience in the field of healthcare, technology, and finance. He has also worked as a consultant and business advisory body in Fortune 500 companies for many years. "
target: Reelmedia Pte. Ltd.
Reelmedia is a video production and video-marketing conglomerate in Singapore. Reelmedia produces videos that help companies and entrepreneurs to promote their business and increase their revenue. Reelmedia also offers SEO and website design services.
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closed 9/11/2019 via BNC Analysis

Bullseye Total Media, LLC, acquired Montani Films, LLC

synopsis: Bullseye Total Media of Barboursville, WV, has acquired the Montani Films production company of Huntington, WV. Montani Films, formerly McComas Video Productions, is a boutique video production company with 18 years of experience. Their goal is to connect brands with their ideal potential customer through creative content.
buyer: Bullseye Total Media, LLC
Bullseye Total Media of Barboursville, WV, opened in 2015 as a digital advertising agency and has grown into a full-service agency, Bullseye Total Media is a full service advertising agency that will deliver its clients' message to their desired target audience easily and effectively. "
target: Montani Films, LLC
Montani Films, formerly McComas Video Productions, is a boutique video production company with 18 years of experience. Their goal is to connect brands with their ideal potential customer through creative content and marketing that relates directly to the needs on the consumer.
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closed 4/18/2019 via Company Press Release

MBB Agency, acquired Burly Studios

synopsis: MBB Agency is excited to announce that it has joined forces with Burly Studios, a Wichita-based motion design and full-service production company. Burly Studios is a creative collective crafting beautiful visual stories through live-action and motion graphics for advertising and entertainment.
buyer: MBB Agency
MBB (Muller Bressler Brown) Agency is a Kansas City-based advertising agency. MBB Agency is a talented group of marketers, thinkers, designers, interactive geeks and writers. They work with a variety of great clients, but their specialty is renovating classic, heritage brands. "
target: Burly Studios
Burly Studios is a creative collective crafting beautiful visual stories through live-action and motion graphics for advertising and entertainment. Burly Studios is a creative production company with a compelling vision to deliver design driven videos for commercial advertising.
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closed 3/20/2019 via BNC Analysis

Oceanus Group Limited, acquired AP Media Pte Ltd

synopsis: Oceanus Group, the largest land-based abalone producer in the world, has acquired a 51% stake in AP Media, a leading Video Marketing and 360 VR production company in Singapore. AP Media creates videos and 360 VR with a distinctive purpose, often anticipating viewer’s needs, and creating content or messages to address those needs.
buyer: Oceanus Group Limited (SGX:579:$3.15)
Oceanus Group is the largest land-based abalone producer in the world. Oceanus is committed to producing quality, nutritional and affordable fresh and frozen seafood products by engaging in sustainable land- and sea-based farming practices created through innovation in R&D. "
target: AP Media Pte Ltd
AP Media is a leading Video Marketing and 360 VR production company in Singapore. They create videos and 360 VR with a distinctive purpose, often anticipating viewer’s needs, and creating content or messages to address those needs.
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$0.30*
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announced 5/9/2018 via BNC Analysis

Vostok VR, will acquire TaKanto Virtual Reality

synopsis: Vostok VR, a leading Singapore-based Virtual Reality (VR) and 360 Video Production company, will acquire TaKanto Virtual Reality, a leading VR Production company in Singapore and Asia. TaKanto Virtual Reality offers premium 360° VR video productions and 3D app development services for mobile and VR headsets.
buyer: Vostok VR
Vostok VR VR is a leading Singapore-based Virtual Reality (VR) and 360 Video Production company. Their clients look to them for interactive experiences that achieve best results in Company Presentations, Sales, Product Launch, Market Activation and Interactive Trainings. "
target: TaKanto Virtual Reality
TaKanto Virtual Reality is a leading Virtual Reality Production company in Singapore and Asia. TaKanto offers premium 360° VR video productions and 3D app development services for mobile and VR headsets. The company has produced award-winning content for several well known global brands.
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closed 3/21/2018 via PR Newswire

Wild Gravity, acquired Workhouse Creative

synopsis: Wild Gravity, a new-breed marketing startup, offering on-demand agency and production services, has acquired award-winning video production company Workhouse Creative. Based in Seattle and founded in 2009, Workhouse develops traditional, digital and social video content for a wide array of brands including: Microsoft, Amazon, and more.
buyer: Wild Gravity
Wild Gravity is a team of executive-level marketing, digital, creative, and production pros from some of the world's foremost brands, agencies, and production shops. They're hacking the marketing production model to deliver world-class, strategic work that gets out the door faster and for less. "
target: Workhouse Creative
Based in Seattle and founded in 2009, Workhouse develops traditional, digital and social video content for a wide array of brands including: Microsoft, Amazon, Intel, Mazda, and McDonalds. Workhouse Creative is an award-winning video production company.
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closed 3/19/2018 via BusinessWire

Industrial Color Studios, acquired Invodo, Inc.

synopsis: Invodo, a video content production company specializing in high-quality, scalable video for brands and retailers, has been sold to Industrial Color Studios, a digital commerce company offering solutions for digital marketers and a portfolio company of Frontenac Company. Invodo shoots product-centric videos for use across the digital marketing mix.
buyer parent: Frontenac Company LLC
buyer: Industrial Color Studios
Industrial Color Studios and its group of content production companies is an industry-leading visual content production company with integrated offerings designed to support marketers, brands, agencies, and the wider production industry with resources for today’s digital commerce marketplace. "
target parent: S3 Ventures
target: Invodo, Inc.
Invodo, Inc. is the industry-leading video content production company specializing in high-quality, scalable video for brands and retailers. A pioneer in eCommerce video, Invodo has a decade of experience shooting tens of thousands of product-centric videos for use across the digital marketing mix.
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announced 12/15/2017 via BNC Analysis

TPT Global Tech Inc., will acquire Blue Collar Productions, Inc.

synopsis: TPT Global Tech has announced that its board of directors has approved the acquisition of all of the assets of Blue Collar Productions. Blue Collar Productions, Inc. is a creative content and video production company located on 'The Lot' studios in Los Angeles.
buyer: TPT Global Tech Inc. (OTCPK:TPTW:$2.40)
TPT Global Tech Inc. based in San Diego, California, is a Technology/Telecommunications Media Content Hub for domestic and International syndication and also provides Technology solutions to businesses domestically and worldwide. "
target: Blue Collar Productions, Inc.
Blue Collar Productions, Inc. is a creative content and video production company located on 'The Lot' studios in Los Angeles. In collaboration with leading agencies, brands, startups, non-profits and entertainment companies, we tell stories that inspire and engage.
price ($mm)
$2.48
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announced 2/5/2016 via Company Press Release

Digimatic Group Ltd., will acquire AP Media Pte Ltd

synopsis: Digimatic Group Ltd has entered into a binding term sheet to acquire 51% of AP Media Pte Ltd. AP Media specialises in video production and has established itself as one of the leading video production companies in Singapore, with an extensive client base. AP Media has recently added Virtual Reality (VR) video products to its solutions.
buyer: Digimatic Group Ltd. (ASX:DMC:$4.22)
Digimatic Group Ltd is a Global Brand Enabler that helps brands connect with the right customers at the right time through the right channels for the right price. They strive to create a global platform that provides brands with comprehensive insights on their target markets. "
target: AP Media Pte Ltd
AP Media is a leading Video Marketing and 360 VR production company in Singapore. They create videos and 360 VR with a distinctive purpose, often anticipating viewer’s needs, and creating content or messages to address those needs.
price ($mm)
$0.56*
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closed 7/10/2018 via BNC Analysis

S4 Capital LLC, acquired MediaMonks B.V.

synopsis: S4 Capital LLC, an investment firm founded by Sir Martin Sorrell, has acquired MediaMonks, a global creative production partner. MediaMonks works with the world’s leading agencies, biggest brands and innovative media and technology companies.
buyer: S4 Capital LLC (LSE:SFOR:$345.25)
S4 Capital LLC is a marketing venture capital firm founded by Sir Martin Sorrell. Sir Martin Sorrell created S4 Capital LLC after leaving his position as Chief Executive Officer at WPP plc. "
target: MediaMonks B.V.
Based in the Netherlands, MediaMonks is a global creative production partner. They work with the world’s leading agencies, biggest brands and innovative media and technology companies. They turn ideas, strategy and IP into award-winning campaigns, film, content, products and platforms.
price ($mm)
$352
rev ($mm)
$129
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
2.7x
EV / EBITDA
announced 6/19/2017 via Reuters

Fuetrek Co., Ltd., will acquire Media Japan Co., Ltd.

synopsis: Fuetrek Co., Ltd., a provider of speech recognition and translation solutions for mobile phones, will acquire Media Japan Co., Ltd. Media Japan creates TV commercials and short movies for companies in Japan. They also make and sell DVDs about Japanese culture. They offer web production services to businesses as well.
buyer: Fuetrek Co., Ltd. (TSE:2468:$35.46)
Fuetrek Co., Ltd. provides mobile phone solutions. It offers sound generators, and speech recognition and translation products. The company also provides memory card writing services for the education market. Fuetrek Co. was founded in 2000 and is headquartered in Osaka, Japan. "
target: Media Japan Co., Ltd.
Media Japan Co., Ltd. is a company headquartered in Nagoya. The company creates TV commercials and short movies for companies in Japan. They also make and sell DVDs about Japanese culture. They offer web production services to businesses as well.
price ($mm)
$3.92
rev ($mm)
$2
EBITDA ($mm)
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0.0x
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closed 1/19/2017 via PR Newswire

DEG Digital, acquired Hint Studios

synopsis: DEG, one of the fastest-growing digital agencies in the country, has bolstered its creative service offerings by acquiring Hint, a Kansas City-based creative content and experience design shop.
buyer: DEG Digital
One of the fastest-growing companies in the country, DEG is a full-service digital agency purpose-built to help clients master the moment with relevant and data-driven marketing, commerce, and collaboration solutions. "
target: Hint Studios
Founded in 1990 in Kansas City's Crossroads Arts District as Take Two Productions, Hint has evolved from a video production studio into a story shop, meeting its clients' needs with high-end video, motion, and experience design expertise.
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closed 12/3/2015 via PR Newswire

Way To Blue, acquired The Project Factory

synopsis: Way To Blue (WTB), the global communications agency, has acquired The Project Factory, the UK and Australian-based digital creative agency. The all cash deal will bolster Way To Blue's growing social and digital teams in London and quadruple the size of its Australian footprint.
buyer: Way To Blue
Way To Blue specializes in entertainment clients and offers research, communications strategy, PR, social media, creative and media planning and buying. They have worked with clients including Fox, Universal, Red Bull, Sony Pictures, Disney, StudioCanal and Lionsgate. "
target: The Project Factory
The Project Factory is an award-winning digital production company that creates transmedia entertainment across web, mobile, social media and games platforms. Founded in 2005, they produce interactive entertainment for movies, television, brands and digital media companies.
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closed 12/2/2015 via BNC Analysis

MediaMonks B.V., acquired Stopp Family

synopsis: Digital production powerhouse MediaMonks announced that Stopp Family has become part of MediaMonks. Stopp is a creative collective focusing on interactive, content, VFX and other post production disciplines. Stopp is internationally recognized for its virtual reality capabilities, which are now fully integrated into MediaMonks’ global offering.
buyer: MediaMonks B.V.
MediaMonks is the biggest creative digital production company on the planet. They specialize in working for and with advertising agencies to craft amazing digital work for global brands. Their award-winning capabilities include film, games and mobile, recognized by over fifty institutions worldwide."
target: Stopp Family
Stopp Family is a creative collective focusing on interactive, content and post production disciplines to serve global companies from concept to execution. They are proven storytellers, lending their skills and experience to ambitious brands around the world.
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closed 7/8/2014 via PR Newswire

Rightster, acquired Viral Spiral

synopsis: Rightster Group plc, the cloud-based global video distribution and monetisation network, is pleased to announce the acquisition of Viral Management Limited, a company that connects brands, creative agencies, production companies and publishers with the world's most-viewed and shared Social Video Content/Influencers.
buyer: Rightster
Rightster is a global business to business video network for 360° distribution, content-sourcing, audience engagement and monetisation. Rightster's software and services make it simple for sports, fashion, news, entertainment and viral rights holders to enhance the value of their video. "
target: Viral Spiral
Viral Spiral connects brands, creative agencies, production companies and publishers with the world's most-viewed and shared Social Video Content. They offer a range of services including licensing, research & consultancy, cross promotion/seeding, production and distribution & monetisation.
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$3.92
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closed 9/19/2012 via BusinessWire

Crossborders, LLC merged with Rain,

synopsis: New York based digital content creation company Crossborders, LLC announced that it will merge with Rain, the award-winning Utah based software and interactive development firm. The newly combined, 75-person firm will operate under Rain’s company name.
buyer: Rain
Rain is a software and interactive development firm, headquartered in American Fork, Utah. The agency was founded in 1998. Rain specializes in the building of custom creative software that people use and share and which augments brands. "
target: Crossborders, LLC
Crossborders is a diversified content creation company, specializing in the creation of innovative marketing solutions for its clients, full-scale video production and the incubation of cutting edge intellectual property oriented to mobile apps and software.
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