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Cynopsis Measurement & Data Conference
June 11 | 11:45AM – 5:00PM | CNVS, NYC
SESSION SPOTLIGHT > Solving the Data Jigsaw Puzzle
Missing and overlapping data is leading to lost revenue and content opportunities for programmers and cost redundancies for agencies. Hear how A + E Networks, Kantar Media, Omnicom and Telemundo are putting the pieces together so dollars are well invested.
Sponsored by: NCC Media, Videa, Tubular Labs, TVSquared and Tunity
Outback Steakhouse signed on to continue its title sponsorship of Tampa’s postseason collegiate Outback Bowl after announcing a six-year extension that runs through the January 2026 game. The bowl will give $45 million to schools, plus at least $3.5 million to charities, over the next seven games.
Carnival Cruise Line locked in an exclusive partnership with the Harlem Globetrotters to serve as the team’s official cruise line sponsor worldwide. “For more than nine decades, we’ve used basketball as a means to bring laughter, joy and fun to our fans worldwide,” said Howard Smith, Harlem Globetrotters president. “When we heard about the opportunity to partner with cruise industry leader Carnival, we couldn’t wait to use our combined love of entertaining audiences to make our games more fun and memorable than ever.”
ETFMG Alternative Harvest ETF announced plans to sponsor UFC heavyweight Alexey Oleynik. “MJ is a heavyweight in the ETF industry,” said Oleynik. “It has had a great deal of success and I look forward to watching it continue to knock out its competition. My wife and I are excited to be able to represent a world-class financial group like ETFMG and a product like MJ.”
NextVR and the National Hockey League in association with Disney Streaming Services will offer fans free on-demand virtual reality game highlights of the 2019 Stanley Cup Final featuring the Boston Bruins vs. St. Louis Blues. Following each game of the Stanley Cup Final, fans will be able to access highlights in the Stanley Cup Final channel within the NextVR app. NextVR is also unveiling a completely new way to experience hockey with its “Goalie Experience” viewpoint.
Poker Central and CBS are teaming to live-stream the gold bracelet events at the 50th annual World Series of Poker across platforms including PokerGO, Poker Central’s direct-to-consumer OTT service, and CBS All Access, from May 30-July 16, with additional coverage to air on CBS Sports Network and CBS Sports Digital platforms.
- Riot formalizes college plans with launch of RSAA
- WarnerMedia’s synergistic Kombat plans
- Breaking down MSI
- Razer takes in Evil Geniuses
- Riot eyes mobile League
- Sony launches PlayStation Productions
- Netflix eyes game breaks
NASCAR announced inductees for the NASCAR Hall of Fame Class of 2020. The five-person group – the 11th since the inception of the NASCAR Hall of Fame in 2010 – consists of Buddy Baker, Joe Gibbs, Bobby Labonte, Tony Stewart and Waddell Wilson. In addition, NASCAR announced that Edsel Ford II earned the 2020 Landmark Award for Outstanding Contributions to NASCAR. The distinguished group will be honored during the NASCAR Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony on Jan. 31.
Marquee Sports Network, the new network between the Cubs and Sinclair, announced that Michael McCarthy will serve as the channel’s general manager. McCarthy was previously president of New York’s MSG Network, vice chairman and chief executive of the NHL’s St. Louis Blues and chief operating officer of the NBA’s Milwaukee Bucks.
Congratulations to Andrea Kremer & Hannah Storm, who took home the Ceiling Breakers Award at the annual Gracie Awards for their work calling Thursday Night Football for Amazon Prime Video.
Raptors/Bucks on TNT at 8:30p.
ON THIS DAY in 2002: Legendary golfer Sam Snead passes away following a stroke.
In the Know: Name the only two cities that have seen their teams square off against each other in the World Series, Super Bowl, NBA Finals and Stanley Cup Final. (Email firstname.lastname@example.org with your answer and be sure to include your name, company and city.)
Answer to Our Last Sports Trivia Question: Who is the St. Louis Blues all-time goals leader? Answer: Brett Hull. Kudos: Traci Liner-Endeavor/NY; Rob Casalaina-ITN/NY; Rob Duke-A&E Networks/NY; Randy Ingram-WISH/WNDY-TV/Indianapolis; Art Salisch-SMRC/East Windsor; Synda Kollman–Charter Marketing Group/Boca Raton; Mike Seidel-CSI Sports/Jersey City; Tom Moore-Kalt Productions/LA; David Westberg-SAG-AFTRA Federal Credit Union/Burbank; Kevin Kelly-theAudience/Hollywood; Jim Bernard-PRG/LA
Later — Chris
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