WHEN WAS WAZEE DIGITAL FOUNDED?
Wazee Digital was founded in 2003 and was quickly established as the leader in title management, delivery and monetization services for media and entertainment companies.
WHERE ARE WAZEE DIGITAL’S HEADQUARTERS?
Wazee Digital is headquartered in Denver, Colorado near Larimer Square off the famed 16th Street Mall.
HAS WAZEE DIGITAL BEEN KNOWN AS ANOTHER NAME? WHAT ABOUT T3 MEDIA? OR, THOUGHT EQUITY MOTION?
Wazee Digital has gone through some name transformations.
Originally Thought Equity Motion, the company was built with a foundation in content licensing. As our company and media evolved, we rebranded to T3 Media to reflect this shift and represent our expansion into the media asset management world.
In 2015, our company rebranded again, in agile fashion, because of the shift in the business in response to the explosion in media consumption and a change in the content ecosystem.This rebrand embraced the simplicity of our platform, while also incorporating the heart of where we reside, Denver, Colorado (Wazee St).
“This change comes at an important time in our company’s growth and is a strong representation of the success of our technology investments,” said Harris Morris, CEO of Wazee Digital. “Today’s media landscape continues to evolve. So do we. With an array of capabilities at the cutting edge of media management, transformation, delivery and monetization, we are laser focused on helping our customers make smart content simple as they engage their audiences and revolutionize their brands in this new media and entertainment ecosystem.”
IS WAZEE DIGITAL PRIVATELY OR PUBLICLY HELD?
Wazee Digital is currently a privately held global company.
WAZEE DIGITAL HAS A FEW DIFFERENT PRODUCTS POWERED BY ONE PLATFORM, DO THEY WORK INDEPENDENTLY OF ONE ANOTHER?
All Wazee Digital’s products are powered by Wazee Digital Core, our SaaS media asset management solution and the only cloud-native asset management platform that enables users to gain control, visibility, and insight into all their digital assets, ensuring valuable content reaches its rightful audiences. While our products may be used successfully independent from one another, using them together is optimal and the most revenue generating.
Wazee Digital Commerce, the only licensing solution that offers a complete set of tools to acquire irresistible video assets, was built to maximize the value of content. Commerce is supported by our content licensing services.
Wazee Digital Media Hub is the only system to capture live moments and make them immediately available for global highlights, publishing, and syndication. Digital Media Hub is supported by our Live Event Services.
WAZEE DIGITAL DOES A FEW DIFFERENT THINGS RELATED TO LICENSING OF CONTENT, RIGHTS AND CLEARANCES, ASSET MANAGEMENT, AND LIVE EVENTS, HOW DO I KNOW WHICH PRODUCT OR SERVICE MYSELF OR COMPANY NEEDS?
If you are a rights holder or content creator, it’s likely that you have a need for all our products and services. And, you need control over your assets so you can better monetize and enrich your valuable content. With Wazee Digital, the complexities of managing your assets are actually quite simple.
Wazee Digital Core is the only cloud-native asset management solution specifically designed to help rights holders better manage and monetize their video content. Core is used to capture and ingest large amounts of digital assets across a range of formats—from a studio shot segment and live event capture to massive amounts of user-generated content—with the ability to relicense and manage both long and short form content.
Wazee Digital Commerce enables content owners to grow their revenue by uncovering relevant footage for content buyers to make their projects more compelling. Commerce is supported by an experienced research and advisory team who engage with creatives and help uncover the right content and provide the appropriate rights and clearances as well as workflow services.
Wazee Digital Media Hub offers centralized access to acquire and distribute content during live events. Digital Media Hub provides access to tailored, broadcast quality content including: highlights, press conferences, still images, and media releases—that can be distributed through integrated and flexible workflows to multiple locations, allowing property owners to focus on what they will do with the content, rather than how they will get access to it.
Cloud-native means that all products and services are in the cloud and are provided globally outside the firewall ensuring a secure Software as a Service (SaaS) platform.DOES WAZEE DIGITAL CORE INTEGRATE WITH PUBLIC CLOUD PROVIDERS?
Yes, Core integrates with public cloud providers such as Amazon Web Services, Aspera, and Akamai.IS WAZEE DIGITAL CONTENT LICENSING, COMMERCE, LIKE GETTY, SHUTTERSTOCK, ETC.?
No, Commerce is largely video stock footage (vs still images) and incorporates careful risk management that manages the maze of potential legal issues around rights ownership.
Commerce is combined with hands-on licensing approach and stores a moment (clip, segment, and other footage) and makes it alive again. The people behind the Commerce curtain are highly specialized whether it is Film, Documentaries, Sports, or, News and are well versed in the variance of all interested parties including documentarians, producers, directors, managers, and talent – simply put, we understand content and live and breathe media and entertainment.WHO ARE WAZEE DIGITAL’S MOST PROMINENT CLIENTS?
We place value all of clients, companies around the globe trust Wazee Digital to manage their valuable content, making sure it reaches the right audiences at the right time. Some clients you may be familiar are: NCAA®, BIG10 Network, PAC12 Network, World Poker Tour®, ESPN, College Football Playoffs, USTA, USGA, Sony Pictures, Marvel, CBS, Bloomberg Worldwide, CNN, National Geographic, Discovery Communications, America/s Funniest Home Videos, Freemantle, and the Department of Defense.WHAT IS THE COST OF WAZEE DIGITAL’S PRODUCTS AND SERVICES?
We do not publish a rate card, please contact us for pricing information.
HOW DOES WAZEE DIGITAL GIVE BACK TO THE COMMUNITY?
Businesses have an impact, and we believe that it is our responsibility to ensure we make a positive one. Throughout the year, we partner with impressionable charitable foundations such as Colorado Youth at Risk, Downtown Denver Partnership, Women’s Bean Project, and Habitat for Humanity. We look for ways to be good members of our community on a small scale and globally. Employees are encouraged to participate and provide suggestions of organizations to support that are meaningful to them.
The culture at Wazee Digital is progressive, agile, and fun. Whether individuals and teams are heads-down working, in a meeting, or casually socializing, we are having fun. People are encouraged to not only think outside the box, but to grow and learn in other areas of the business that may not be their day job. The culture at Wazee Digital instills a sense of incessant inquisitiveness and gives employees the freedom to accomplish what they need to for their career and personal life.
Please email firstname.lastname@example.org for 24/7 supportI HAVE A PRESS INQUIRY, WHO DO I CONTACT?
Press inquiries may be sent to Wall Street Communications to email@example.com.IS WAZEE DIGITAL HIRING?
Open positions are listed on our Careers page, if you do not see an open position listed or one that is aligned with your skills and interests and you are interested in employment at Wazee Digital, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.HOW DO I GET STARTED USING WAZEE DIGITAL’S PRODUCTS/SERVICES?
Please contact us to get started.