Syngency acquires Melomax (formerly YouMe&Co) and appoints new CEO, Glen Ward.

The acquisition sets the stage for Syngency to provide a world-class pre-production platform integrated with its existing services.

Today we are delighted to announce that Syngency has acquired pre-production platform Melomax (formerly known as YouMe&Co and has appointed former Casting Networks and Virgin CEO Glen Ward as Syngency’s new CEO, to lead the company into its next phase of evolution.


As of January 1st, 2021 our combined operations will begin conducting business under the Syngency brand. This combination creates a greater organization that is even better suited to serve our customers and compete in the global marketplace.

It also symbolizes our intention to broaden our business platform to become a multi-faceted pre-production operating system that will deliver greater value to our customers in the acting, modeling, and wider entertainment arenas.

Syngency and Melomax are very much aligned in our common values. We conducted an extensive search within our business sector looking for an opportunity like this, and Melomax far exceeded our hopes and expectations for a firm we can integrate with while continuing the standards we have for excellent product and service. The deep expertise of our new collective will bring a wealth of new features and services to further empower our customers’ success.

Syngency will retain all existing offices worldwide, and will now have a team on the ground in Cape Town, South Africa. Our existing phone numbers and e-mail addresses will continue to be the ones you will use to contact us.

If you have any questions about this exciting news, please contact us. We look forward to introducing you to some of our new partners in due course – as well as Glen Ward, our newly-appointed CEO. We are confident that our new affiliations will serve us all with great success.

Ryan Marshall

Founder, Syngency.

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