|Category||Games, Video and Entertainment|
|Description||TV, Digital & Multimedia content|
Zodiak Active (www.zodiakactive.com) is the global division of Zodiak Media (De Agostini Group), dedicated to the creation, development and production of digital and branded content across all platforms. Created by the integration of Zodiak Media’s companies already engaged in the market for digital and branded content - Neo Network and RDF Contact - Zodiak Active is built upon the proven track records of both companies, with ten years of experience in delivering successful projects in partnership with leading media companies and brands such as Sky, BBC, RAI, MTV, Mediaset, Ferrari, Toyota, Renault, Barilla, Heineken, Unilever, Ferrero, Grupo Abril, Vodafone, Telecom Italia and Hutchinson. Zodiak Active partners with brands, media owners, mobile carriers and broadcasters to deliver content, campaigns and multimedia services based on original concepts, as well as draw upon existing hit TV formats and entertainment brands within Zodiak Media’s network of 45 production companies in 18 countries. With revenues of more than â‚¬30m, more than 160 employees and offices in London, Milan, Genoa, New York and Rio de Janeiro, Zodiak Active occupies a unique position in the entertainment production sector as a digital and branded content division with truly global scale, reach and breadth of offer.
Client Portfolio: Barilla, BBC, Cameo, Dave, De Agostini, Emirates, Ferrari, Ferrero, Gruppo L’Espresso, Grupo Avril, H3G, Heineken, La7, Lete, Libero, Lottomatica, Luxottica, Mediaset, Microsoft, Miroglio, Mondadori, MTV, Nestlè, Philips, RAI, Renault, Seat Pagine Gialle, SKY, Telecom Italia, Tiscali, Toyota, Sony BMG, Unilever, Wind, Vodafone.
Projects highlights: Becoming Human (BBC3), Best of the Block (Microsoft Kinect) Collaboration Culture (BBC World News and Emirates), I Soliti Idioti (MTV), The Club, FlirtMaps, Deejay TV (Gruppo Espresso), Very Victoria (La7), Renault TV (Renault), Carpool (Dave Channel), Nutella Digital (Ferrrero), Invincibili (Italia 1), The Qpiz (Rai 2/Rai Gulp), Spit (MTV), Tic Tac Digital (Ferrero), Clio Make-Up (Discovery Realtime).
Flirtmaps is a location-based multi-platform dating application developed by Zodiak Active and counts more than 400,000 active users in 91 different countries.
FlirtMaps is available on the iPhone, iPad, Android, Facebook and on the web at www.flirtmaps.com
The latest version boasts a rich feature set including FlirtCoins, a virtual currency that users can earn or purchase in order to access superpowers like FlirtBombs (a single message sent to the nearest 100 people), FlirtStars (VIP status to increase visibility) or to send a wide array of virtual gifts.
The Qpiz is the new tween / teen cross-platform property, developed by Zodiak Kids and co-produced with RaiGulp. Since launch in February 2010 on Rai Channels, The Qpiz now ranks as one of the top ten of the most watched programs on Rai for the 8-14 years and is one of the top 5 most popular tweens and teens programs (Source: Auditel). Zodiak Active has secured a deal with Libero.it, the main internet portal in Italy with over 12 million visitors every month, for The Qpiz to appear on their portal through a dedicated website, theqpiz.libero.it. The portal will allow Libero.it users to access exclusive content from The Qpiz world. To date The Qpiz Facebook game, www.facebook.com/TheQpizITA, achieved over 300, 000 monthly active users in just a few weeks , of which 60% was in the 13 â€“ 17 year old target, with a smaller percentage of young adults and surprisingly 30% is made up by boys. The dedicated Qpiz Facebook pages has reached 10, 000 fans in just a few weeks (Source: Facebook Insights/Appdata). On line the website www.theqpiz.com regularly reaches over 10,000 visits per day, with more than 1,500.000 pages visited per month and an average browsing time of over 6 minutes (Source: Google Analytics/Facebook Insight.)