October 7, 2008
Fuji TV Expands Its Worldwide Entertainment Business Interests Through New Partnership With Alan Ett Creative Group
STUDIO CITY, Calif., Oct. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Fuji TV will expand its worldwide entertainment business reach through a new partnership with Studio City based Alan Ett Creative Group (AECG). Fuji TV is making this move to re-establish its North American footprint following last year's sale of its Windswept Music Publishing assets.
Fuji TV enters into the deal with Alan Ett, CEO of Alan Ett Creative Group and Evan Medow, who for almost two decades served as CEO of Windswept Music, the publishing entity previously owned by Fuji TV and Fujipacific Music. Under the terms of the deal, Medow will be charged with acquiring new music publishing assets for Fuji TV all of which will be represented in the US by the AECG companies. In addition to the music aspects of the deal, Fuji TV and AECG will be jointly pursuing other entertainment initiatives.
Of the new arrangement, Alan Ett, CEO of Alan Ett Creative Group said, "It is a fantastic opportunity to partner with a company as formidable and forward looking as Fuji TV. We have come together in this time of uncertainty with a common vision of what the future of the media business and entertainment can be. With the extraordinary talents contained in our companies and similar values of extremely high quality and creativity, I believe there is no limit to the boundaries of this venture."
Alan Ett Creative Group is a community of companies founded in 1991 by Alan Ett which has been focused on the establishment of strong relationships in the production community as a provider of a wide range of services and products. AECG is comprised of Alan Ett Music Group (AEMG), the music production, clearance and administration company, Opus 1 Music library, one of the fastest growing music library companies in the world, Media City Sound (MCS), a state of the art audio postproduction facility and NewDance, a branded entertainment company. The vision being manifest in the organization is one of synergy among its entities, careful nurturing of our talented staff and their stellar reputations, and growth through service to our clients and strategic alliances with major players in allied industries. Alan Ett Creative Group is strategically positioned to be a major creative force well into the new millennium.
Fuji Television Network, Inc. is Japan's largest television network company as well as television production and theatrical feature film production. Fuji Television Network, Inc. subsidiaries includes Japan's largest video distribution company, Pony Canyon, Inc. which also has a separate music division, Japan's top music publishing company, Fujipacific Music, Inc., Japan's largest commercial radio network, Nippon Broadcasting System, a major advertising agency, Quoras, Inc., and a leading book publishing company, Fusosha, Inc.
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