PactUS, a trade group for U.S. independent TV production companies, is building its membership. The association announced today it has signed Endemol Shine North America, All3Media America, their family of companies and others for a total of 30 TV and content production banners to its initial membership roster.

The association was formed last year to help U.S.-based non-fiction and scripted independent production companies improve their businesses. Members include All3Media America’s Bentley Productions, Bogner Content, Commonwealth Unscripted, Company Pictures, ID-TV, Lime, Lion Television USA, Maverick, MME Moviement, Neal Street, New Pictures, North One Television, Objective Productions, Optomen Television USA, Seven Stories, South Pacific Pictures and Studio Lambert.

Among others joining are Broderville Pictures, Cineflix, Hot Snakes Media, October Films, ProMedia, Propagate Content, Phiphen Pictures, Punched in the Head, Talos Films and 2CMedia, according to PactUS. Additionally, Audio Network becomes its first associate member.