According to Susan Tolle, of Entertainment Publishers Inc., “Cinergy users can now access up-to-date rates and fringes. The program contains a wealth of information about rates, fringes, overtime, pension, health & welfare and much more. The Integrated Ratebook has extensive coverage of 22 unions, 73 locals, and 31 departments, for every major production center. Cinergy users can view information as they budget, and even transfer rate information directly into their budgets”.
user-friendly interface provides quick
access to labor rates and working conditions for all Union/Guild agreements.
The rate browser can be utilized independently or in conjunction with
Cinergy Budgeting. Cinergy
users can easily incorporate rate book information directly into their
budgets by simply clicking on a line of information contained in the rate
Cinergy 2000 MPPS owners will receive the
labor rate browser application for free through
the Cinergy Update Wizard online update, with a small sample set of labor
rates. Data subscription
for current labor rates will
be sold for $19.95 / Qtr.
Individuals that do not own Cinergy can purchase the standalone
version of the labor rate browser for $120.00 (first
quarter rates provided free; following quarters’ rates are $19.95/Qtr).
The Cinergy Labor Rate Browser is available for electronic purchase
Quarterly labor rate subscriptions can be purchased from Mindstar
Productions ( www.Mindstarprods.com
) or Entertainment Publishers ( www.entertainmentpublisher.com
A free trial
version of the Cinergy Labor Guide for both the Windows and Macintosh
platform can be downloaded at http://www.mindstarprods.com/cinergy/preview.htm
About Mindstar Productions, Inc. (www.MindstarProds.com)
in Great Falls, VA, Mindstar Productions Inc. formed in 1995, a privately
held company and Avid Solutions Partner, is the industry leader of
end-to-end film information management solutions. The Cinergy 2000 MPPS
provides Just In Time Access (JITA) to film production information through
application modules for Scheduling, Budgeting, On The Set, and
Cinergy 2000, is a registered trademarks of Mindstar Productions, Inc.
Industry Labor Guide is a registered trademarks of Entertainment Publishers, Inc.
Entertainment Publishers, Inc. (www.entertainmentpublisher.com
Entertainment Publishers, Inc. publishes the “Industry Labor Guide”, Mark Litwak's "Automated Contracts for the Film and TV Industry", Jonathan Earp’s “Automated Contracts for the Music Industry”, and the “Integrated Ratebook”. Entertainment Publishers, Inc. has been meeting the needs of the Entertainment industry since 1994.