ABOUT US

MEDIAKRAFT, AS THE FIRST GERMAN MCN, CHANGED THE MEDIA INDUSTRY IN GERMANY AND IN EUROPE. MEDIAKRAFT NETWORKS’ OFFICES ARE LOCATED IN GERMANY, POLAND AND TURKEY.

THE ENTIRE NETWORK GENERATES MORE THAN 500,000,000 MONTHLY VIEWS.

MEDIAKRAFT IN POLAND

CURRENTLY MEDIAKRAFT TV PRODUCES INTERNET TV FOR VARIOUS PLATFORMS. TOGETHER WITH MAGNOLIE.TV MCN, MEDIAKRAFT GENERATES MORE THAN 100 MILLION MONTHLY VIEWS  AND COOPERATES WITH MANY POLISH AND FOREIGN BRANDS.

WHAT MAKES US SPECIAL?

Unlike most MCNs, we are the creators and owners of our content. That is why we can deliver sponsored content:

  • faster

  • better

  • without complication…

  • …and with big reach

HISTORY

2011

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2011
Sep 08

September 2011

Mediakraft Networks was founded with the help of over a dozen artists, generating approximately 5 million views in the first months of the company’s activity.

2012

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2012
Jun 08

June 2012

Mediakraft Networks reaches 50 million monthly views.

Oct 08

October 2012

As part of Google’s “Original Programming” initiative, Ponk is commencing activity as the first, German-language channel. The creator of the concept was, among others, Philipp Laude. The first official film has resulted in 100,000 subscribers, and soon after that the number has grown to almost half a million. Many different people took part in the production of the legendary Ponk-WG. After more than two years of activity, the channel became a role model for other Owned and Operated productions.

Dec 11

December 2012

Mediakraft Networks reaches 100 millions views per month. Shortcut Ventures investment in the new company reaches a seven-digit amount.

2013

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2013
Jul 08

July 2013

Ryan Socash establishes the Polish branch of the Mediakraft network. The first strategic partners of the network are: StylizacjeTV, Theoleskaaa, Happysad, Marco Kubiś and Vertez.

Aug 08

August 2013

Right after the opening of branches in Amsterdam and Warsaw, Mediakraft is deciding on further international expansion. In November 2013, Mediakraft Networks opens its third foreign branch in Istanbul.

2014

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2014
Apr 15

April 2014

Mediakraft Networks, in cooperation with British Pathé, produces over 80,000 documentary historical films published on Youtube.

Jul 12

July 2014

Mediakraft Networks together with an inflow of capital of 16.5 million euros enters into one of the most successful investments from the European group of online TV channels.

Nov 08

November 2014

The Polish branch with headquarters in Warsaw begins work on such productions as Ponki and Topowa Dycha. Mediakraft Polska achieves over 150 million views since the start of the company.

2015

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2015
Jan 08

January 2015

Mediakraft Polska sales department establishes cooperation with prestigious brands such as: Coca Cola, Reebok, TK Maxx, and EA Games. Mediakraft creates further O&O channels and becomes the largest partner network in Poland with over 500 channels.

Mar 08

March 2015

Boris Bolz, former director of the German branch of Red Bull, joins the board of Mediakraft Networks, taking over the Chief Commercial Officer position.

Apr 08

April 2015

Mediakraft Networks and Spotify announce a strategic partnership aimed at promoting Internet media. Thanks to this cooperation, Mediakraft Networks becomes one of the first partners in the global implementation of a new video distribution strategy for entertainment. Constantin Stammen, who previously was the Director at T-Systems and the Head of Finance at Denkwerk, becomes the new Chief Financial Officer of Mediakraft Networks.

Aug 08

August 2015

Mediakraft starts production cooperation with Watch4. From now on in the Watch4 service you can watch the productions: TopZehn, DieFilmfabrik, BULLSHIT TV and DieLochis.

Nov 08

November 2015

Mediakraft announces cooperation with the Stagelink platform for live meetings. Thanks to this, the organization of meetings with fans of Mediakraft artists has become much easier.

2016

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2016
Mar 08

March 2016

Mediakraft Polska rebrands into Mediakraft TV. The Magnolie TV partner network has been separated from the CMS system. Mediakraft.TV starts with its authorial platform, which registers over 35,000 users and through pre-roll advertises nearly 1000 different brands.

2018
Apr 08

April 2016

The headquarters of Mediakraft Networks is transferred from Munich to Cologne. With this move, Cologne becomes the creative, European center for YouTubers.

2016
Aug 08

August 2016

Mediakraft Networks announces cooperation with the leading Japanese network MCN UUUM. The aim of collaboration is mainly the exchange of expert knowledge, working together between networks and corporate planning of events. In the first week of publication the debut album #ZWILLING, the band DieLochis is conquering the music charts. This is the first this huge success of German Youtubers.

Today

Over 600 millions views per month.

Original Mediakraft TV programs like Tylko Kino, Waćpany, Hasztagi, Topowa Dycha, Topowe Teorie Spiskowe and Mediakraft TV – all exceed 100.000 subscribers. Ponki’s channel crosses one million subscribers and can boast of 20 million views per month. The Magnolie.TV partner network belonging to Mediakraft maintains its leading position among lifestyle partner networks. The sales department has over 500 completed advertising campaigns.

Mediakraft company has altogether five branches in three countries.

The Board

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RYAN SOCASH

MANAGING DIRECTOR

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KASIA SOCASH

PRESIDENT

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ARTUR FILIPOWICZ

HEAD OF PRODUCTIONS

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BARTOSZ STANISZEWSKI

HEAD OF SALES

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OLGA KULIK

HEAD OF MAGNOLIE.TV