Studio 100 - The only European player with a 360 degrees approach to family entertainment
Studio 100 is one of the largest European players in the children's and family entertainment market. The company was founded in 1996 by Gert Verhulst, Danny Verbiest and Hans Bourlon and has grown into a unique family entertainment company with a very strong reputation.
Growth acceleration and international expansion
Its characters are well-known by the general public and have become true youth idols: Samson & Gert, Plop the Gnome, Maya the Bee, Vicky the Viking, Heidi, Pirate Pete, Bumba, K3, Mega Mindy, Ghost Rockers, Night Watch, and so many others.
Studio 100 operates a 360° business model around these characters and is active in a wide range of activities, including television, theatre, film, musicals, concerts, theme parks, merchandising and publishing.
Plopsa, the theme park division within Studio 100, operates 7 theme parks in Belgium, the Netherlands, Germany and Poland that on average attract around 3 million visitors a year.
The Studio 100 group employs 950 people (in full-time equivalents). Studio 100 has locations in Schelle, Breda, Munich, Paris, Sydney, New York and Los Angeles.