Independent entertainment media company Entertainment One (eOne) has expanded it global reach with the opening of two new offices in Germany and Australia, Music Week can exclusively reveal.
The new offices build on from itsthe company's established UK operation and New York HQ as the business looks to grow its international presence.
In addition to its new German office, Entertainment One has entered into a marketing, promotion and physical distribution agreement for Europe with German indie SPV. SPV will provide physical distribution services throughout the territory with strategic guidance from Entertainment One’s music leaders. Entertainment One will also handle digital distribution and marketing across Europe.
Commenting on the announcement, Chris Taylor, global president, music, Entertainment One, said: “Entertainment One is at the forefront of indie music companies; thinking globally, acting locally, and pushing digitally across all management, label and publishing divisions.
“With the combination of our worldwide digital footprint, our new, on the ground marketing and promotion teams and our new physical partner SPV, eOne now has the capabilities in Europe that are unmatched by any other North American based independent.”