A Closer Look

Over 28 years of experience in the global film, television and video distribution business, building and nurturing a reputation for quality, and integrity.

Headquarters

  • Headquarters in the New York metropolitan area, the largest and most important media market in the world
  • 3,000 square-foot central air-conditioned office building, including conference room, screening room, multiple edit rooms and office suites, a private club level, private parking lot, and garden
  • Computers, screens, devices, printers, hard drives, DROBO RAID Servers, EVO multiple workstation server, routers (Meraki), multiple wifi zones, multiple high-speed internet access (FIOS fibre) points, Signiant server for IP file transfers, telephone system

Banking

  • The company maintains accounts with major financial institutions that can process both inbound and outbound international wire transfers
  • The company maintains a positive cash flow and no debt, to consistently meet payroll, royalty, commission and overhead obligations

Risk Management

  • The company maintains liability insurance
  • The company maintains errors and omissions insurance when necessary

Finance and Accounting

  • Foreign jurisdiction tax management
  • Collection of license fees and royalties and distribution of royalties and commissions
  • Management of deal servicing cashflow
  • Annual distribution of 1099s to U.S.-based producers and independent contractors

Payroll Management

  • Management of quarterly and annual state and federal taxes

Deal Servicing and Support

  • Management support throughout deal negotiations by global sales team
  • Invoicing and collection
  • Country-specific documentation and government taxation forms
  • Delivery of properly-encoded video and audio files, closed-caption files, transcripts, music cue sheets, publicity kits, etc.

Marketing Support

  • Company websites, including initial design and ongoing maintenance
  • Social Media Platforms, including ongoing maintenance (Facebook, Instagram, Youtube, LinkedIn, Twitter)
  • Promotional materials (design of PDFs and Powerpoint decks)
  • Company presence at global markets and festivals throughout the year

Legal

  • Negotiation and execution of all distribution agreements and license agreements

Content Acquisitions

  • Sourcing new content and negotiating distribution agreements favorable to the company, often in competition with companies many times larger than ourselves
  • Advancing or guaranteeing royalties when necessary to acquire quality content in a competitive environment
  • Maintaining ongoing relationships with producers/content suppliers

Rights Management

  • Investments, upgrades, and maintenance of the company's proprietary Filemaker rights management and royalty payment database solution

Servers and Facilities

  • Archiving and maintenance of master materials, including video and audio files, metadata, publicity files, transcripts, music cues, etc.
  • In-house DROBO and EVO networked work station servers
  • Off-site data backup system
  • IT network security contractor on-call for maintenance of routers and servers, including troubleshooting router issues
  • Storage of archival videotape masters at off-site facility
  • Storage of digital master video files, both at company headquarters and cloud-based at AWS edge location servers worldwide
  • High-speed fiber-optic internet access provided by Verizon FIOS - five IP addresses
  • Signiant Server for secure, high-speed inbound and outbound file transfers
  • Filemaker Database for Rights and Royalty Management
  • Company website buIlt with the Craft Content Management System

Join us!

Are you ready to monetize your content across the world's major digital platforms?  At Janson Media, we are always looking for quality, engaging content across a wide range of genres. If you want to be one of our Content Partners, let us hear from you.

Submit your content here!