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User-generated entertainment agency Jukin Media is launching a brand new 12-episode original series ‘Show Us Your Pets’ for The Pet Collective, the leading pet-focused entertainment brand with more than 43 million followers across social media.
Jukin say: The first season of ‘Show Us Your Pets’ will feature high-profile guests, including groundbreaking comedian and actor Gabriel Iglesias, two-time Grammy award winning singer/songwriter Tori Kelly, singer and content creator Loren Gray (80+ million social followers), actress Nicole Travolta, and more.
“The Pet Collective is the world’s premier destination for young, millennial and Gen-Z pet parents and pet lovers,” said Jonathan Skogmo, Founder and CEO of Jukin Media, and Executive Producer of ‘Show Us Your Pets.’ “We are thrilled to have such strong talent take part in ‘Show Us Your Pets’ and to raise awareness and funds for some truly great causes.”
• Each episode of ‘Show Us Your Pets’ will feature a pet-loving celebrity or influencer who will introduce viewers to the most important member of their family: their pet! Viewers will get an in-depth and ultra personal look at the relationship between famous pet parent and furry friend, as well as a tour of the glamorous home and life they share together, including their pet’s favorite toys, treats, and cozy spots.
User-generated entertainment video platform Jukin Media has hired Greg Bond, former Vice President of Film and TV Licensing at Wazee Digital, for a newly created post at Jukin: Vice President of Global Licensing.
Bond will lead in the expansion of Jukin’s licensing business, and will oversee and coordinate licensing operations between Jukin’s LA headquarters and its satellite offices in New York and London.
“The creative landscape is changing rapidly, with buyers putting a premium on engaging, organic, shareable video content,” said Bond. “I’m excited to help Jukin expand and continue to satisfy the global creative community’s tremendous appetite for UGC video.”
• Bond will be based at Jukin’s headquarters in Los Angeles.
David O’Hare, formerly of Zodiak Clips and Getty Images will be heading up a new international licensing division for LA based viral video clip licensing agency Jukin Media from their new London offices.
They say: Jukin is the industry leader in licensing user-generated video clip content – caught-on-camera moments, extreme sports, fail videos, pets and wildlife videos – to nearly every major network and cable station in the US, as well as top digital publishers, advertising agencies, brands, and production companies; the company views overseas business as a prime opportunity for expansion.
“We’re already licensing our content to media companies all over the world, but having a presence on the ground in Europe will drive our continued growth,” said Jonathan Skogmo, Founder and CEO of Jukin Media. “David and his London team will be instrumental in expanding our reach and penetration to the international
Trusted Media Brands – owners of Readers Digest and other consumer reads – has acquired streaming and social media agency Jukin Media.
They say: ‘With Jukin Media’s world-class content production capabilities and its proven ability to build massive audiences, the combined company will provide advertisers with unmatched power to reach consumers across web, social, CTV, OTT and print properties with brand-safe, unique and authentic content. The acquisition further establishes Trusted Media Brands as a digital-first media company that offers brands and commerce partners best-in-class opportunities to connect with highly engaged audiences.’
● Acquisition creates a platform that reaches hundreds of millions of highly engaged consumers across web, social, CTV, OTT and print through popular brands and content
● Partnership fuels collective growth opportunity through expansion of streaming capabilities, video production and social media as well as the continuation of digital content licensing
● Shared leadership in user-generated content across brand properties brings like-minded approach together under one portfolio of content
“Trusted Media Brands’ powerful network of brand relationships, our growing portfolio of community-driven lifestyle media brands and our proprietary first-party data platform, together with Jukin Media’s social media, video production and streaming TV acumen, are positioning us for our future and fueling significant opportunity for long-term growth,” said Bonnie Kintzer, CEO and President of Trusted Media Brands. “Our audience benefits from an even broader array of engaging content to fuel their favorite pastimes, and our collective capabilities provide our advertising partners with increased revenue-driving opportunities and a wider audience base across emergent and established platforms.”
The acquisition of Jukin Media quadruples Trusted Media Brands’ monthly audience reach and combines its portfolio of community-driven content properties whose passionate audiences have increased 40% year over year along with a commerce business that has grown 75% in the past year. Jukin Media’s portfolio of properties reaches more than 220 million fans online and generates more than two billion minutes of video viewed each month across streaming TV and social media. The addition of Jukin Media’s portfolio will immediately strengthen Trusted Media Brands’ existing vertical coverage in food, home, lifestyle and wellness, and adds additional expertise in categories including pets, entertainment and humor.