GRB Studios Appoint Compact on Day 2 of MIPCOM

Compact Media has inked a new long term deal with the Emmy award winning ‘Intervention’ producers GRB Studios today at MIPCOM as their exclusive agent for AV Secondary Rights collections driven from the company’s growing international sales.

Recently rebranded as GRB Studios – Scot Cru has been elevated to overall President having joined earlier this year as GRB’s President of International Sales and Distribution reporting directly to Founder and CEO: Gary R Benz. Patrice Choghi has recently joined from Mark Burnett’s productions as SVP of International at GRB having worked with Scot Cru previously. GRB Studios growth strategy is built around diversifying their revenue streams across more verticals seeking to work closer with independent producers as well as emerging content creators across traditional and digital platforms

“Having worked with Compact previously I know they will meet our expectations and deliver the results. As we take GRB Studios forward my team and I know our rights are being managed by a highly personalised, customer focused company and we look forward to a great relationship”

(Scot Cru, President, GRB Studios)

“TV distribution is getting more complicated with transparency and enhanced reporting growing in importance – with Compact we know we have the best in class partner for our Audio Visual rights collections.

(Gary R. Benz, Founder and CEO, GRB Studios)

“We are delighted to be working with Scot and GRB Studios, their desire to expand their content domestically and internationally aligns with Compact’s international reach and position in the AVSR collections world. Being the only company who can offer GRB Studios local account management makes a real difference.”

(Andy Harwood, VP of Business Development – Compact)


L-R: Gary R.Benz, Andy Harwood, Scot Cru