WELCOME TO WIZ

WIZ Media will help you locate the necessary structure and professionals for the growth of your organization and identify the effects that new media and new distribution platforms create in the operations management and in the workflow of your production and distribution system.

WIZ Media & Consulting, founded in October 2008, puts to use in the market of contents, distribution, and audiovisuals the thirty-year experience of its founder, Giusto Toni, and a network of professionals in the media environment: from finance to web management, from the acquisition and/or aggregation of contents to the construction of complex editorial and distribution projects, from dubbing to distribution, from the licensing of the product to its strategic marketing.   

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WIZ Media Consulting is the provider of Content Strategy and Management Services concerning all the features of Traditional & Digital Entertainment and Media Business: Creation and distribution of contents for traditional operating systems and new media, conception of channels, and target and positioning strategies processing. These are the operational fields in which WIZ Media has boosted a unique experience and know-how to support you in the development of your projects and business.

About Us

SKILLS & SERVICES

Who we are & what we do

CONTENT STRATEGY

WIZ conducts strategic analyses based on the customer and its positioning in the market, defining the business strategy that best embodies the expansion of services related to entertainment content.
WIZ is able to analyze and optimize both the content and distribution infrastructure, to enhance the breadth of services linked to traditional and digital entertainment:

  • Market Analysis and Positioning (also within the new European regulatory framework for electronic communications).

  • Consultancy for operators of digital terrestrial TV, IPTV and mobile TV on issues concerning access to content (eg. Entry barriers, issues of pricing, etc.).

  • Competitive Assessement and definition of new business models in the convergence market (triple and quadruple play) and in reference to the Emerging Players (NetFlx, Amazon, Digital Distribution).

  • Admission of foreign operators in the national markets both as part of the acquisition of existing media companies and for the creation of media joint ventures in Italy.

  • Provision of legal services such as the preparation of opinions and the drafting of contracts and both distributional and partnership agreements.

ACQUISITION

WIZ possesses a unique and extraordinary competence in the acquisition of a wide variety of rights which is the result of experience gained by sitting on both sides of the negotiating table, has a thorough knowledge of the entertainment companies, their policies, the technical course of revision of the rights and expectations of revenue.
Through awareness of these mechanisms and due to its relational system, WIZ can successfully start the acquisition process relative to all the different types of rights:

  • Hollywood & Indy Feature Films

  • Sports

  • Network  & Indy TV Series

  • Children’s program

  • Documentaries

  • Self-Help

  • Lifestyle

  • Factual

  • Edutainment

PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT

WIZ analyzes the reference markets of the customer and the current service offerings, provides support to optimize bids on any TV platforms and on demand services (SVOD, TVOD, AVOD, FVOD, OTTV, CONNECTED) and download-to-own / download to rent (digital sell-thru), and all the marketing related processes.

DISTRIBUTION

WIZ can provide an analysis to define the most effective licensing strategy, depending on type and quality of the content, and assist its customers in the distribution of their contents to channels, platforms and other aggregates in Italy and abroad. The experience of WIZ regarding licensing includes both traditional (DTT, basic cable, PPV) and digital media (on-demand, mobile, internet). WIZ also offers consulting services to existing sales forces: from individual negotiations to the offer of a strategic landscape or structure involving emerging platforms and multiple rights. The organization of the customer will be well aligned with the most recent management policies and marketing rights.

MARKETING & SOCIAL

WIZ supports its customers in the creation of the most appropriate marketing and promotion strategies related to new entertainment services such as events, cross-channels and cross platforms promoting, sponsorship opportunities and brand positioning, advertising, on air promotion, train-marketing, brand entertainment, social entertainment.

CONSULTANCY FOR INVESTMENTS AND JOINT VENTURES

WIZ supports its customers in consolidating their strengths and identifying areas of potential activity, with regard to the opportunities with higher added value. We assist privately held media companies and conglomerates with higher profile in their assessment of potential investments in start-ups, acquisition of existing companies, and shareholdings.

WIZ also provides an expertise about the evaluation of new business plans, negotiation of joint ventures, and evaluation of target acquisitions ranging from smaller film libraries to entire media companies.

TRAINING

Training staff to acquire and manage content.
Wiz offers coaching services to companies in the research and training of personnel involved in the acquisition, creation and management of services related to content: from scheduling to strategic development of the product.

MANAGEMENT

WIZ is able to evaluate the management systems of traditional & digital rights of its customers and to develop policies and procedures for all their marketing both locally and internationally, to the management and handling of tapeless digital materials. This includes storage, internal handling, coding, security, the creation of CRM and management of meta-data.

Skills & Endorsement

Digital Media 84 Skills from Linkedin
Television 69 Skills from Linkedin
New Media 65 Skills from Linkedin
Content Strategy 51 Skills from Linkedin
Enterntainment 36 Skills from Linkedin
Creative Direction 29 Skills from Linkedin
Broadcast 28 Skills from Linkedin
About Wiz

WIZ Media & Consulting, founded in October 2008, puts to use in the market of contents, distribution, and audiovisuals the thirty-year experience of its founder, Giusto Toni, and a network of professionals in the media environment: from finance to web management, from the acquisition of contents to the construction of complex editorial and distribution projects, from dubbing to distribution, from the licensing of the product to its strategic marketing.

The deep knowledge of the industry and of the local and international reference market makes Wiz Media & Consulting one of the leading companies on the planning and strategic level and in the dynamic and innovative world of media.

CLIENTS

Cielo
Sky Arte
Sky
Lionsgate
Rai
Rai Cinema
La 7
ti media
Switch
daal’angelo pictures
Videa
show lab
canal+
cinecittà
Sitcom
blog tv
Beep
Nexta
Frame
Filmo TV
wild bunch
RCs
Koch Media
Satine Film
Junior Tv
Junior Play
Ga & a
Studio Emme
Luiss
Fuori Orario
Who we are
Giusto Toni
Our philosophy

We drive into the future using only our rearview mirror.

Marshall Mcluhan

Television! Teacher, mother, secret lover.

Homer Simpson

..AND ONE MORE THING..…

Steve Jobs

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