Loft London, Zodiak Rights finalise post-production deal

Editor | 24-01-2014

Zodiak Rights has completed the transfer of its in-house post-production business and staff to Loft London’s independent digital media hub.

The international division of Zodiak Media, Zodiak Rights first entered into exclusive talks surrounding its post-production facility with Loft London in December 2013. With conclusion of the deal, Loft London has been awarded a five-year post-production contract for content management and processing as well as provision of disaster recovery, business continuity and file-based QC and approval workflow for all Zodiak Rights content. Loft’s Cubix platform will allow Zodiak Rights to view, manage and monitor workflows as well as gaining the capability to enrich metadata and initiate fulfilment orders from all of their global locations.

“We are delighted to have concluded the agreement between Zodiak Rights and Loft London,” said Sara Wookey, COO of Zodiak Rights. “The transition has been remarkably smooth with no interruption to business continuity, thanks to the close collaboration between our companies. We look forward to continuing our strong working relationship throughout 2014 and beyond.”

David Barrett, CEO Loft London, added: “We’re extremely proud to have completed this landmark agreement between Loft London and a client of the calibre of Zodiak Rights. Both parties worked tirelessly to complete the transfer within the timeframe and I would like to take this opportunity to thank all of those involved. We would also like to extend a warm welcome to our new members of staff. We now look forward to the next chapter as Loft London provides Zodiak Rights with an innovative and first class service for all elements of Zodiak Rights global business requirements.”