Marathon Media opens Hong Kong office

Pascale Paoli-Lebailly ©RapidTVNews | 18-12-2011



Marathon Media, part of is opening an office in Hong Kong that will be run by Stéphane Aldebert, who has been appointed Regional Director Asia.

The move underlines the company’s wish to develop Marathon Media’s already well-established links in Asia.
Stéphane Aldebert’s mission will be to initiate or strengthen the company’s relationships with producers, animation studios, game developers, publishers, distributors, licencing agents and merchandising companies across the region.
He will also coordinate on-going productions and partnerships between Marathon Media and Asian animation studios.
Marathon Media makes around 60 animated episodes a year in South Korea. Opening offices in Hong Kong also fits into the wider dynamic of growing activity in the region of Zodiak Kids, the kids’ division of Zodiak Media Group. The series Tickety Toc is currently co-produced by The Foundation, another Zodiak Kids company and Funny Flux Entertainment in Korea.
The move underlines the company’s wish to develop Marathon Media’s already well-established links in Asia.