Portfolio Company Zoo Digital Wins Disney Contract

ZOO Digital Group plc (AIM: ZOO.L), the digital media technology and services group, is pleased to announce that it has secured a material contract to deliver software automation products including its recently launched Media Adaptation Tool (MAT) to Walt Disney Studio Motion Pictures International. The contract will provide a minimum income of $15 million over its fifteen year term.

In addition, Sony Pictures Entertainment has licensed ZOO’s Templated Authoring System (“TAS”) and will shortly be in production of standard definition DVD titles using this innovative productivity tool.  Through Sony the Board expects that TAS revenues will increase considerably in the current financial year.

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ZOO Digital Group plc                                        Tel: 0114 241 3700
Stuart Green - Chief Executive Officer
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About ZOO Digital Group plc

ZOO Digital Group plc is an international technology and services company that targets the digital media production market through conceiving, developing and deploying innovative software solutions to enable efficient production services. 
The Group has two subsidiaries, ZOOtech Limited and Scope Seven LLC.  ZOOtech is responsible for creating ground-breaking software products whilst Scope Seven provides digital media production services, including video compression, authoring and interactive title development. 

ZOO is focused on the worldwide digital media production markets and in particular video production for entertainment, games and education applications, with customers including Hollywood studios and other producers and publishers of video-based products. The Group provides innovative software technologies that transform digital workflows through radical process re-engineering combined with a range of associated production and custom development services.

About ZOO’s subsidiaries

ZOOtech supplies innovative digital asset solutions for multi-national companies, based around its widely patented automation software suite.  These solutions are customised for each client and enable a very rapid simplified production of multiple versions of media.  ZOOtech’s expertise ranges from Blu-ray disc authoring to DVD menu and printed material regionalisation and adaptation.  It has long-standing relationships with some of the biggest names in home entertainment.  ZOOtech pioneered DVD-EXTRA technology to enable CD-ROM style interactivity in the DVD-Video format.

Read more http://www.zoo-tech.com/

Scope Seven is a media production and design company providing creative and technical services to  companies in the entertainment, games and education industries.  The company is based in Los Angeles and has clients in Hollywood and worldwide.

Read more http://www.scopeseven.com/