MARK S. BERRY, MUSIC PRODUCER & AMG Inks Content Deal with China's Shanghai Media Group (SMG) music portal, a-Peer Synergy
- (1888PressRelease) January 18, 2014 - TORONTO, CANADA - Mark S. Berry, Music Producer & AMG (Attack Media Group) a premier digital media and entertainment company, and a-Peer Synergy/Shanghai Media Group today announce a Chinese content distribution and promotion agreement that will enable Attack Media Groups recording artists and their Deevel promotion/marketing division clients to integrate and promote on a-Peer's on-demand music service through Shanghai Media Group's mobile phone portal with China Unicomm, which reaches nearly 300 million Chinese mobile phone users.
"At AMG we want to light up the Chinese internet with music from around the globe and as a-Peer's music partner we're able to reach their massive Chinese audience with China Unicomm," said Mark S. Berry, Music Producer &Chairman/ Founder, AMG. "We are really excited about the a-Peer leadership team of President Bill Zang, A&R VP Jean Hsiao Wernheim & CEO Thomas Olscheske. I am thrilled to partner with them to build great experiences around high quality content."
"The popularity and wide distribution of music content in China are a result of our ability to offer outstanding musical content as well as associated videos such as the videos of artists represented by AMG", stated Jean Hsiao Wernheim, VP of a-Peer Synergy. "AMG is recognized as an industry leading independent label, publishing & promotion company with Universal Music Group distribution in North America. We are proud to offer their content to our customers in China."
"Delivering compelling premium music experiences across many platforms is core to our mission at a-Peer. AMG is a leader in the music publishing field and together we can provide the 'soundtrack' for users around in China" said Bill Zang, President, Shanghai Synergy. "What Mark and his team are doing is changing an industry with its international mandate of distribution to foreign territories, and we're thrilled to be partnering with them."
About a-Peer Synergy Joint Venture
Shanghai Synergy Culture & Entertainment Group (SSCEG) (Shanghai Synergy) is a music entertainment and media company headquartered in Shanghai, China. It is owned by one of the largest media conglomerates in China-Shanghai Media & Entertainment Group (SMEG). Reorganization of SMEG resulted in the creation of Shanghai Synergy (SSCEG) and its sister company Shanghai Media Group (SMG). Shanghai Synergy is the largest music industry media group, distributor, and retail outlet in China.
In 2008, Shanghai Synergy and a-Peer Holding Group, a U.S. music and media technology company, announced a new joint business venture-a-Peer Synergy Shanghai Culture and Technology Company (a-Peer Synergy). The new venture has created new market opportunities and revenue for international artists entering the China market and Chinese talent expanding into the world market. a-Peer Synergy business is based on a combination of SSCEG's physical platform with a-Peer Holding's digital platform.
Shanghai Synergy has licensed and distributed international artists from the four "major label" companies; other major labels SSCEG has signed contracts with include Disney, Rock Records, and Avex Group. In 2007, SSCEG merged several record labels, CD pressing plants, e-games, animation, and television production companies.
About Attack Media Group (AMG)
Attack Media Group (AMG) is a Toronto-based privately owned media & entertainment company formed in 1998 by international record producer, engineer & mixer Mark S. Berry, Music Producer and operates under his leadership as Chairman. Berry, whose extensive production, engineering & re-mixing talents has earned him 36 international gold & platinum records for such notable Grammy & Juno nominated musical icons as, Davie Bowie, Duran Duran, Yes, Boy George, Billy Idol, Kool & The Gang, Cameo, Carly Simon, Joan Jett & many, many more. Already the owner of an extensive music publishing catalogue, AMG's mission is to target potential acquisitions in the music, film & television industries ranging from independent record labels, artists, writers, DVD acquisitions, feature length films, extreme sports content to purchases in the music publishing sector.
AMG's focus is music distribution through its deal with Universal Music Group, the insertions of music into international feature film and television releases, as well as the development of reality based television programming.
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October 30, 2015 12:00am by AMG