In today’s world, when there are so many tasks to be completed in such less time all we wish for, is to sit back and relax for some time. This much needed break is provided by the media and entertainment industry, which is at a boom. There are many players that have tried to make a mark in this industry and United Media Works is among the pioneers here.
United Media Works (UMW) was launched in June 2011, by Ashish and Sachin Bhandari along with Dr. Pradeep Tapadiya with the prime aim to support the growth of Media & Entertainment industry with futuristic and scalable technology based products and services. The company was established with a passion to take entertainment to grass root level by providing scalable technology based solutions. The idea was to support the industry by curbing piracy issues.
Seeing a growing appetite for new products from consumers, the company’s vision is to build the biggest technology platform – Digital Cinema Server (through DIGIBUTOR) and assisting in digital content security and distribution. UMW has developed its own proprietary technology product- Digital Cinema Server (DIGIBUTOR) in association with Software Labs Inc. – USA, aiding the digital distribution of films in a secured manner. The company has made huge investments in building and developing Digital Cinema architecture and technology. UMW has in its portfolio multiplexes, single screen theatres and clubs.
Not only this UMV has an edge over its competitors in respect of better picture quality and personalised services at economical pricing. United Media Works patented product Digibutor assists in digital distribution of film at 512 bit encryption, to get the highest level of security system and can be installed in other digital cinema equipment’s at cinema halls, which will help in curbing piracy and at the same time generating revenue for the industry.
Despite of taking the Bootstrapping way of raising funds the company has managed to become profitable in a short span of just 2 years. They are currently in the process of roping in Venture Capitalists for enhancing their operations.
UMV has covered over 250 screens covering states of Gujarat, Bihar, Jharkhand, Uttar Pradesh, Karnataka & West Bengal. Their aim remains to penetrate further in the existing market, which will help them achieve the top spot in the industry. They have a plan to acquire around 1000 screens in our network by providing upgraded products and at the same time taking care of the scale of economies. Not only this they also aspire to be best employers in the digital cinema space in the years to come.
We are sure that this venture has a long way to go and we will soon see some amazing products from them in days to come.