Certification Demonstrates Company’s Adherence to Higher Industry Standards for Processing and IT Control Best Practice
LOS ANGELES, June 11, 2020 – Whip Media Group, the leading integrated cloud platform that empowers the world’s largest entertainment organizations to intelligently acquire, distribute and monetize video content, today announced that it received the latest SOC 1 Type II compliance certification, an attestation standard defined by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, reinforcing the company’s commitment to business process and IT general control best practices.
The certification was issued by the independent, third-party firm of WithumSmith+Brown, PC (Withum). Withum is a nationally recognized leader in SOC auditing. The audit report addressed over 50 control activities in 10 key operational and IT general control areas. Withum performed over 100 individual audit tests.
“Our 100% pass rate, year over year, validates the diligence of our technical and business operations teams as we have once again undergone an in-depth System and Organization Controls audit to provide our customers and their auditors with confidence on the design and effectiveness controls,” said Paul Giordano, Chief Client Officer of Whip Media Group. “This outstanding audit result is representative of Whip Media’s continued commitment to exemplary customer service and disciplined administration of our evolving Content Value Management (CVM) platform.”
Whip Media Group’s clients include more than 50 of the biggest media and entertainment companies including all major Hollywood studios, top broadcasters and the largest global MVPD operators in the world, such as Disney, Warner Bros., Hulu, NBCU, Paramount, Sony, Lionsgate, BBC, HBO, AT&T, T-Mobile, Liberty Global, Discovery and Vodafone.
About Whip Media Group
Whip Media Group’s companies, including Mediamorph, TV Time and TheTVDB, offer a data-driven integrated cloud solution that empowers the world’s leading entertainment companies to intelligently acquire, distribute and monetize their content. Together, our companies track billions of consumer actions and financial transactions that accelerate innovation for buyers and sellers of content. Whip Media Group has offices in Los Angeles, New York City, London, Amsterdam, and Paris. For more information, visit whipmedigroup.com