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Van Wagner Sports & Entertainment, the Jamaica Tourist Board, the Ministry of Culture, Gender, Entertainment and Sport and SMG/Montego Bay Convention Centre unveiled the Jamaica Classic, an annual pre-season college basketball tournament that will be held in Montego Bay. The inaugural event takes place Nov. 17-19 with seven teams currently on board – Florida State University, Colorado State University, Fordham University, Tulane University, University of Hartford, Miami University and LIU Brooklyn. Five of the games will be televised live on CBS Sports Network.
Professional Bull Riders have a new ride, announcing the formation of a new record label, PBR Music, and its first artist, country singer/songwriter in US Army Combat Veteran Ryan Weaver. Weaver will record music for the league and perform at its events as the Official Patriotic Voice of the PBR’s Celebrate America campaign, an initiative throughout the PBR season that honors American heroes, inspires youth and brings together local communities. He will make his debut in the primetime performance slot at the PBR World Finals at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas on Nov. 4 and 5.
PGA TOUR Champions launched three new 30-second commercials on Golf Channel as part of a 2017 Charles Schwab Cup ad campaign. The commercials, highlighted by the return of PGA TOUR Champions Ambassador Alfonso Ribeiro, will be featured throughout the second annual Charles Schwab Cup Playoffs and serve as a continuation of the “Where Legends Play” campaign introduced in 2016.
OMNIGON officially launched its newest platform, Corebine, with features that include a mobile-first approach, the ability to be deployed in conjunction with ProSuite, OMNIGON’s set of fan engagement tools, as well as be integrated with an existing CRM system enabling rightsholders to run sweepstakes and collect data about their fans. “Leveraging our years of experience working in the space, we realized a gap in the market,” said Nick Arcuri, OMNIGON’s Vice President of Product. “Digital content platforms needed to evolve into fan and audience engagement platforms designed to reach consumers where they are. Our team spent quite a while creating this evolving, future-proofed solution.”
Monsterful VR locked in a partnership with Jeremy Booth, PROGRAM 15, and the New Balance Baseball Future Stars Series to design and implement a custom programmed Virtual Reality training system to enhance player development through technology. The produce will launch in the first quarter of 2018 and utilize virtual reality to enhance pitch recognition and reaction time while minimizing injury risk is the perfect marriage of sport and technology.
In this week’s edition of Cynopsis Esports & Gaming…
- League of Legends shores up franchise partners
- Amazon talks mobile wars
- ELEAGUE prepares to deliver Injustice
- DreamHack delivers Denver Drones
- Supercell prepares Royale Crown
- Valve embraces community
- The Bureau nabs the CW
- Red Bull gives Tempo Storm wings
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Cynopsis Digital Awards: Check out the talent!
November 10 | 12pm – 2pm | NYC
41 Digital “It List” Honorees, 71 Model D Finalists and 6 celebrity presenters make for
a one-of-a-kind Digital Awards Reception with UNLIMITED networking opportunities . The event will be hosted by actor/host Oilver Trevena and among the ceremony’s guest presenters will be actor, comedian, writer and internet sensation, Randy Rainbow along with YouTube sensation, The Gregory Brothers.
ON THIS DAY in 1936: The Associated Press releases its first-ever poll to rank major college football teams, with Minnesota ranked first.
In the Know: Who was the last player taken with the #1 pick of the NFL Draft, who wasn’t categorized as a QB, OT or DE? (Email Chris-Sports@Cynopsis.com with your answer and be sure to include your name, company and city.)
Answer to Our Last Sports Trivia Question: The longest-standing active Olympic record was made by Bob Beamon in 1968 in what sport? Answer: Long jump. Kudos: Larry Kahn-Golf Channel/Auckland; John Ferlazzo/London; Bruce Jackson-Disney and ESPN Media Networks/NY; Aymon DeMauro-Discovery Communications/NY; Matt Meachem-Gracenote/NY; Denis Barry-CBS/NY; Ken Nice-TeamPeople/DC; Troy Perlowitz-ESPN/Charlotte; Willy Gibson-WTG Consulting/Columbus; Kevin McIntyre-Amayse Inc./Boston; Joe Lyons-SOS Global/Dallas; Robert Teinowitz-Live Action Media/Chicago; Mark Stulberger-Stully’s Broadcasting School/Houston; Lance Phegley-Texas Runner & Triathlete magazine/Houston; David Hauptman/Denver; Larry Hutchings/Nipomo; Jack Simmons-US Army Reserve/LA; Tony Reyes-Stoopid Buddy Stoodios/Burbank; Don Surath-KPIX-TV/KBCW-TV/San Francisco
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