Press release: Nov 27, 2020 – Bergen, Norway:
First published on www.fonngroup.com
Fonn Group today announces a partner agreement with UK based Jigsaw24, for reselling solutions from Fonn Group companies. Jigsaw24 adds products Mimir by company Mjoll and DiNA by company 7Mountains to their portfolio and will deliver the cloud software solutions to their customers in the UK and Ireland.
Rupert Watson, Sales Director for Media and Broadcast at Jigsaw24 said;
DiNA and Mimir are stunning in their simplicity, power and the way they will revolutionise how easily people find content and make better programmes as a result. Jigsaw24 are delighted to be partnering with a company that has such innovative tools based on modern cloud-native technology and look forward to showing them to all our customers so we can change their lives for the better!
“Jigsaw24 has the expertise and profile that we have been looking for in a partner in the region”, says CCO of Fonn Group, Knut A. Andersen. “Through this partnership we can bring DiNA and Mimir to a wider audience, with more bandwidth to support the needed disruptions in the industry. Broadcasters and media houses are ready to embrace true multiplatform workflows, moving from on-premise to cloud, and enabling end-users to use AI technology in daily work life”.
About Mimir by Mjoll
Mimir is a cloud-based media management and production tool for journalists and video editors. It is used by broadcasters, media houses, production companies and other organizations in need of a smart media management solution with no on-premises infrastructure. Mimir customers are, amongst others, Al Arabiya News Channel, IMG, TV2/Fyn, Sky News Australia, Canal9/Kanal9, and ausbiz. Mimir is awarded the 2020 Product of the Year by NAB Show and the TVBEurope Best of Show 2020 IBC Showcase award. Learn more about Mimir here.
About DiNA by 7Mountains
DiNA is a cloud story creation and collaboration tool built for multiplatform publishing, including a rundown for linear production. A true story centric tool allowing journalists to work from anywhere. DiNA was awarded the TV Technology Future Best of Show Award and the 2020 Product of the Year award by NAB Show. DiNA customers are both private and public broadcasters, amongst others, TV2/Fyn, TV Syd, ausbiz, and Canal9/Kanal9. Learn more about DiNA here.
Jigsaw24 is a leading B2B IT solutions provider. With specialists across all industries, Jigsaw24 helps businesses, creatives, educational institutions and public sector organisations to improve their performance through better sustainable technology and expert services, support and sales. Learn more about Jigsaw24 here.
About Fonn Group
Fonn Group is a technology group headquartered in Media City Bergen, Norway, and with an office in New York City. The group invests in companies delivering production and journalistic tools for the media and entertainment industry. In the Fonn Group portfolio, you find software companies Mjoll and 7Mountains and Nordics professional equipment reseller and systems integrator, Mediability. Learn more about Fonn Group here.
Håvard Saunes Myklebust, CEO, Fonn Group
Ingrid Agasøster, COO, Fonn Group