Press Release

Media Distillery joining The European Metadata Group (TEMDG)

TEMDG The European Metadata Group, Europe’s leading TV metadata industry partnership, announces the admission of Media Distillery as a new associate member.

Together with the founding members Bindinc (the Netherlands), Plurimedia (France) and media press SA (Poland), TEMDG The European Metadata Group now counts 20 members and associate members, representing the leading TV metadata operators and top industry players in the TV Metadata value chain.

Christian Töpper, Chairman of the Management Board TEMDG The European Metadata Group: “TEMDG´s goal is to create communication and to drive innovation within the TV and video metadata industry. With Media Distillery on board, we connect young, growing companies to established market leaders. This creates added value to all parties involved.”

Roland Sars, CEO, Media Distillery: “We are looking forward to starting our partnership with TEMDG. As provider of a unique technology that enables to understand everything inside video and generate enriching advanced metadata, we contribute to taking metadata beyond next generation. And entering The European Metadata Group marks our willingness to collaborate with all the other key players to move forward into the right direction and build up a new eco-system.”

About TEMDG The European Metadata Group
The purpose of the Group is to enable top quality metadata supply to the European entertainment industry, based on strong local expertise throughout Europe. To reach the highest quality metadata possible, the Group works on harmonizing technical and editorial workflows and standards. TEMDG The European Metadata Group is organised as an EEIG European Economic Interest Group, with headquarters in Berlin, Germany. Managing directors are Nathalie Cagossi (Plurimedia), Corry Siegers (Bindinc) and Christian Töpper (media-press group).

About Media Distillery
Headquartered in Amsterdam, Media Distillery provides Artificial Intelligence technology to understand what’s inside video for global brands, TV and media companies. Our Deep Content Understanding™ solution generates next-generation metadata and enables consumers and media professionals to search and analyse video content in real-time and at unparalleled scale. Since 2014, Media Distillery works with customers around the globe including Telenet, VTR and LexisNexis successfully enriching their user experiences.

For fur information, contact
The Europearthen Metadata Group: Christian Töpper, +48 664 99 18 12,

July 4, 2019