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Acquires London-based Media Servicing HUTCHINSON, KS –Underground Vaults & Storage (UV&S), an industry leader in offsite storage for the film and entertainment industry, has announced their recent acquisition of the UK-based company, Media Servicing Ltd.  Located in London, Media Servicing provides a range of services…

UV&S CONTINUES INTERNATIONAL GROWTH

Acquires London-based Media Servicing

HUTCHINSON, KS –Underground Vaults & Storage (UV&S), an industry leader in offsite storage for the film and entertainment industry, has announced their recent acquisition of the UK-based company, Media Servicing Ltd.  Located in London, Media Servicing provides a range of services all catering to the entertainment industry.  This is the second international acquisition for the Kansas-based company in the past 15 months, as they continue to expand in location and service offerings.

Media Servicing, along with offsite storage and environmentally responsible recycling of media, has carved out an expertise working with entertainment clients promoting their projects at large film festivals and media events.  The 6-year-old company is now widely recognized as a leader in event marketing and promotions for clients throughout Europe.  Dean Monahan, founder and Managing Director, will stay on in that capacity to oversee all UK-based operations for UV&S.

“We are so pleased to bring the expertise and offerings of Media Servicing to the UV&S family,” says President Lee Spence.  “With the growth we’ve seen in the entertainment industry worldwide, being able to bring new services beyond just storage is part of our strategic plan to deepen our partnerships with our clients.  Not only will this broaden our operation in Europe, but it will also bring new offerings for our clients in the United States.”

Founded in 1959, Underground Vaults & Storage is a privately held, full-service records and information management company.  UV&S provides records storage, digital conversion, NAID certified destruction services and data center hosting and technology support to worldwide clients.  UV&S has 10 locations in the United States and 2 in the United Kingdom.  UV&S is perhaps best known for its salt mine facility in Hutchinson, Kansas where it stores millions of items 650’ underground for some of the largest companies in the world, including the motion picture and television industry.

More information on Media Servicing can be found by visiting http://mediaservicing.co.uk/ .