TV giant's relationship with Quebec-based company and its president Sophie Ferron dates back to 2008
MONTREAL, Oct. 22, 2014 Sophie Ferron, President of Media Ranch, today officially announced that the company has renewed its agreement with global television giant Endemol. As part of the agreement, Media Ranch will continue to be the exclusive agent for the sale of Endemol's formats for French Canada.
"It is a privilege to work with the Endemol team, which has always focused on creativity, talent and collaborating with partners. It has been the key to their success," says Sophie Ferron, President of Media Ranch.
Endemol has created a multitude of television formats that have entertained audiences around the globe. Endemol's shows have also had a major impact in Quebec, notably with titles such as Les Enfants de la télé, Star Academie, Loft Story, Wipeout, Le dernier passager and Le Banquier.
About Media Ranch
Founded in 2008 by Sophie Ferron, Media Ranch distinguishes itself through its two-fold mission as both a creator and distributor of television entertainment formats. In addition to the activities of its production house which specializes in docu-drama, magazine, variety and reality television, Media Ranch owns a format agency which represents the global media giant Endemol. Based in Montreal, Media Ranch's mission is to not only develop content for Quebec, but to also leverage Quebec's impressive pool of talents to create content with national and international appeal. Media Ranch strives to produce television that entertains while touching on important current social issues, thus creating "entertainment with a conscience."
Endemol is a world leading creator, producer and distributor of multiplatform entertainment. The company annually produces over 15,000 hours of programming across scripted and non-scripted genres, including drama, reality TV, comedy, game shows, entertainment, factual and kids programming.
Endemol comprises a global network of creative companies in more than 30 countries and works with over 300 broadcasters, digital platforms and licensees worldwide. The business covers development, production, marketing, distribution, franchise management and multi-platform initiatives including digital video, gaming and apps.
Endemol is headquartered in Amsterdam, the Netherlands.
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SOURCE: Sophie Ferron - Media Ranch
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