Scenios Announces New Round of Funding and Investment led by CEO of production services provider Crews Control
New York, NY (PRWEB) November 05, 2011: Scenios, the provider of a cloud-based “virtual production office” for the film and television industry, today announced that is has closed a new round of funding. The round was led by the Andrea Keating, the CEO of production services provider Crews Control.
Terms of the funding were not disclosed. As part of the investment, Keating has taken a seat on the company’s board of directors.
Scenios has also announced the forming of a strategic alliance with Crews Control, which provides video production crews and related services to the corporate media market. The company has 250 of the global Fortune 500 companies as clients. As part of the alliance, Crews Control now has the exclusive right to provide the Scenios technology to corporate customers.
“I am delighted to be part of the Scenios team” states Keating. “Scenios cloud computing is the natural next step in production management and is a fabulous tool for both crews and independent producers and our corporate, association and non-profit clients. As it is our goal here at Crews Control to share the best new equipment, workflow and technology as we discover it we are excited to introduce Scenios to our production clients, colleagues and community.”
Scenios CEO Mark Davis stated: “Crews Control is the recognized leader in providing crewing services to large corporate customers, and we’re thrilled that they’ll be representing Scenios in this important market.” Commenting on the investment, Davis added: “Andrea Keating is a great addition to the Scenios board of directors, and we’re delighted to have her on board.”
Scenios provides powerful cloud-based software that helps you manage your film and television productions more effectively…and more profitably. The company’s “virtual production office” is an online center for all production information including scripts, budgets and schedules, as well as video including rough cuts and even final productions. The company’s technology has been featured extensively in leading publications like the Hollywood Reporter, Los Angeles Times, CNet and Produced By Magazine. Scenios is headquartered at the Tribeca Film Center in New York, and is a proud partner of the Producers Guild of America. For more information go to scenios.com
About Crews Control
Crews Control is the exclusive agency handling the booking and billing of pre-screened, highly experienced film and video professionals worldwide. For more information go to crewscontrol.com or call 1-800-545-CREW (2739).