Baseline & ProductionBeast Join Forces
April 07, 2014 --
LOS ANGELES, April 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --Baseline, the world's leader in entertainment metadata and discovery tools and ProductionBeast have joined forces to power the most comprehensive database of entertainment industry freelancers. This partnership will give ProductionBeast members a one-stop solution for managing new film, Television and digital productions.
Baseline will provide the content backbone, an expansive library of verified film and television data, cast and crew credits and related images, to ProductionBeast, a relationship-driven platform for production companies and freelancers. ProductionBeast's unique solution provides a work graph of the industry and allows companies to quickly find and hire the best freelancers for their projects based on relevance, availability, location and more. The inclusion of Baseline's content makes this the most advanced database of its kind. ProductionBeast members can leverage the product to ramp up and manage crews on their newest productions accessing the same data from Baseline that is used by every major studio, broadcast network, representation firm and media outlet in North America. Freelancers can join ProductionBeast for free, claim their profile, set their availability and update their credits, many of which are now in ProductionBeast's expanded database.
"We chose to partner with Baseline as they are the only trusted solution in the Industry for this kind of product," says ProductionBeast Founder and CEO, Eric Hebel. "No one else covers day-to-day industry professionals as accurately and as comprehensively. With this new partnership, we are able to make ProductionBeast the most inclusive source for research and management of entertainment productions and staffing opportunities in the marketplace today."
Amer Saleem, Baseline's COO, states "We have the most complete and easiest to use relational database in the business, 100% verified with the kind of deep production credits no one else tracks. It was a no-brainer decision to combine our database with ProductionBeast. Together, we make this joint venture an all-inclusive destination for entertainment freelancers."
Baseline is the world's premier provider of film and television information. Established in 1982 their products combine industry-leading film and television intelligence with a robust set of professional tools to deliver unmatched industry content and analysis, tailored to meet the specialized needs of entertainment professionals and consumers alike. Baseline's professional applications are the one-stop-shop for film and TV industry data and are the standard information source of the major studios, agencies, production companies and other industry entities. Complemented by the industry-leading entertainment syndication platform, Baseline's entertainment content is seen by more than 70,000,000 unique visitors per month across screen apps, web portals, mobile apps, set top boxes and retail kiosks including Yahoo Movies/TV, The New Times, Hulu, Warner Bros., Technicolor, Cineplex, MSN Movies and Bing.
ProductionBeast is an online platform that helps you find the best freelancers for any project through in-depth search and superior contact management. Create dynamic lists, keep track of who'savailable, share critical information with others in your organization, andget in touch with the best people for every project.
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