About Janson Media
Established in 1989, Janson Media is an independent media company based in New York, specializing in worldwide digital, television, VOD, DVD/video, non-theatrical, and educational distribution. The company has licensed content to virtually every country in the world, and its clients include major digital video platforms, broadcasters, and home-entertainment companies. Janson Media’s digital distribution reaches tens of millions of consumers via its direct content partnerships with such major digital video platforms as Amazon, Netflix, YouTube, iTunes, Hulu, and others. The company is also a syndicator of independently-produced programming to public television (PBS) stations across the United States.
Janson Media’s Rights Portfolio features over 3,200 hours of exclusive programming available for licensing worldwide, is continually updated with new releases, and includes documentaries, films, and episode television content in the genres of animation and children’s programming, music and performance, lifestyle, current affairs, social issues, science & technology, health & wellness, nature & wildlife, sport, travel, adventure, history, and pop culture.
The company also publishes DVDs and distributes them directly through its network of wholesalers, sub-distributors, and direct mail accounts, into a marketplace that ultimately includes thousands of public libraries and retailers, including mass merchandisers, museum gift shops, supermarkets, bookstores, and home electronics stores, with a significant reach into the Catholic and Christian media marketplace. Educational distribution includes schools, colleges, universities, hospitals and foundations. Non-theatric distribution includes inflight airlines, and ships-at-sea.
As a content creator, Janson Media has produced or executive-produced over 30 television primetime specials or series, working with such broadcasters as PBS, National Geographic, Discovery, Bravo, Lifetime, TNT, and A&E. The company also operates as a media consultancy specializing in content production and distribution, for both traditional broadcast and emerging digital platforms.
Janson Media is headquartered in The Cunningham House, a handsome red brick three-and-a-half story townhouse, built in 1835 and located in the historic district of the Hudson River Valley village of Tappan, New York, about a 45-minute drive northwest of midtown Manhattan.