Sports entertainment

Buff City Soap Names Craig Kessler Chief Executive Officer

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 10:00pm

DALLAS, July 29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Buff City Soap, a plant-based home and personal care brand franchise, announced that Craig Kessler will join the Company as Chief Executive Officer, effective August 2nd, 2021.

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  • DALLAS, July 29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Buff City Soap, a plant-based home and personal care brand franchise, announced that Craig Kessler will join the Company as Chief Executive Officer, effective August 2nd, 2021.
  • Kessler joins Buff City Soap from Topgolf, where he served as Chief Operating Officer while the concept more than tripled in size to nearly one billion dollars in revenue.
  • "We are pleased to have an incredible leader like Craig join Buff City Soap," said Wayne Moore, Managing Partner at Crux Capital and Co-Chairman at Buff City Soap.
  • "I am thrilled to join the Buff City Soap family," said Kessler.

Patrick Avard (AKA CheerMusicPro) Awarded Gold Record for 2021 USASF World Champions

Friday, July 23, 2021 - 3:01pm

Atlanta, Georgia, July 23, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Cheerleading music producer Patrick Avard has been awarded a gold record for his musical contributions to multiple World Championship teams at the USASF 2021 Cheerleading Worlds.

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  • Atlanta, Georgia, July 23, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Cheerleading music producer Patrick Avard has been awarded a gold record for his musical contributions to multiple World Championship teams at the USASF 2021 Cheerleading Worlds.
  • Producing custom cheer music under the artist name CheerMusicPro , Patrick Avard produced mixes for seven gold medalists, seven silver medalists, and nine bronze medalists.
  • In addition, Patrick Avards cheer music production company New Level Music once again raised the bar for cheerleading music by setting the companys all-time performance record, producing music for 41 out of 63 total World medalists.
  • Patrick Avard and New Level Musics producers receive the Gold Record award as the production studio begins booking sessions with elite teams across the nation for the 2021-2022 season.

Police Officers Compete in Fourth Annual 'Five O at the Dirty O' -- Dirt Oval 66

Thursday, July 22, 2021 - 6:48pm

The most anticipated event at Dirt Oval 66 returns for its fourth year to raise money for an incredible cause.

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  • The most anticipated event at Dirt Oval 66 returns for its fourth year to raise money for an incredible cause.
  • Active and retired law enforcement officers from across Illinois compete in the season's largest Team Demolition Derby on Saturday, July 24.
  • Since the inaugural event, Dirt Oval 66 has raised more than $1 million for the organization in the past four years, and the number keeps rising.
  • "Five Oat the Dirty O has been one of our most successful events, and it's one everyone looks forward to every year," says Sherri Heckenast, owner of Dirt Oval 66.

Nathan's Famous® Teams Up With Kroger And Reigning Hot Dog Eating Champion Joey Chestnut For National Hot Dog Day Event

Wednesday, July 21, 2021 - 10:30pm

This past July 4, the beef frank connoisseur impressively went on to win his 14th Nathan's Famous Hot Dog Eating Contest, breaking his own record and consuming 76 hot dogs within 10 minutes.

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  • This past July 4, the beef frank connoisseur impressively went on to win his 14th Nathan's Famous Hot Dog Eating Contest, breaking his own record and consuming 76 hot dogs within 10 minutes.
  • Additionally, the brand is working to ensure that everyone can enjoy a hot dog this summer.
  • In its efforts, Nathan's Famous teamed up with Kroger to support the local community through a donation of more than 40,000 pounds of protein to the Freestore Foodbank.
  • "Additionally, we're thrilled to have our beloved hot dog eating champion Joey Chestnut here to celebrate this fun event with us."

Topgolf Entertainment Group Announces Expansion into South America Through New Partnership

Thursday, July 8, 2021 - 4:00pm

DALLAS, July 8, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Global sports and entertainment leader Topgolf Entertainment Group announced today another major milestone on its global expansion journey by entering intoa developer agreement with TG Latam (TGLA).

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  • DALLAS, July 8, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Global sports and entertainment leader Topgolf Entertainment Group announced today another major milestone on its global expansion journey by entering intoa developer agreement with TG Latam (TGLA).
  • "This exciting partnership with TGLA is another major step forward for Topgolf's global expansion strategy," said Topgolf Vice President International Strategy and Franchise Management Steve Lane.
  • "We are looking forward to working with TGLA to bring our signature fun and innovative Topgolf experience to communities across South America."
  • Topgolf Entertainment Group's platforms include Topgolf venues, Topgolf Media, Topgolf International, Toptracer and Topgolf Swing Suite.

CheerleadingMix.com Officially Launches Brand to Offer Premade Cheer Mixes for Teams

Thursday, July 8, 2021 - 3:00pm

CheerleadingMix.com features a continually updated catalogue of ready-made cheer music for teams seeking quick and convenient use of high-quality premade tracks.

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  • CheerleadingMix.com features a continually updated catalogue of ready-made cheer music for teams seeking quick and convenient use of high-quality premade tracks.
  • All cheer songs featured in the library are produced by the industrys leading music producers at New Level Music, including cheers most sought-after producer CheerMusicPro.
  • The CheerleadingMix.com catalogue was developed over the last two years to create a much-needed resource for cheer teams seeking tracks quickly.
  • The tracks are created in mind for all cheer programs whether all-girl or coed, and are suitable for use at middle schools, high schools, recreation teams, all-star teams and more.

Spread Game: The World-Renowned Harlem Globetrotters Are Back

Tuesday, June 29, 2021 - 2:00pm

For over 95 years, the Harlem Globetrotters have been committed to spreading joy through their artful athleticism and unparalleled basketball skill.

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  • For over 95 years, the Harlem Globetrotters have been committed to spreading joy through their artful athleticism and unparalleled basketball skill.
  • The Globetrotters are now relaunching their brand through the Spread Game Tour, a fully redesigned interactive family entertainment sports experience like no other.
  • All of the NBA is playing like the Harlem Globetrotters, showcasing moves weve been defining for decades.
  • The Harlem Globetrotters International, Inc. is a subsidiary of Herschend Enterprises, the largest family-owned themed entertainment company in the U.S. For more information about the Harlem Globetrotters, visit the Globetrotters' official website: www.harlemglobetrotters.com and follow them on Twitter , Instagram , Facebook , and YouTube .

Observe Adds Over 20 Customers In 6 Months

Wednesday, June 9, 2021 - 2:00pm

Announced that since the company launched last October its customer base has expanded to over 20 paying customers composed primarily of technology-focused / SaaS companies.

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  • Announced that since the company launched last October its customer base has expanded to over 20 paying customers composed primarily of technology-focused / SaaS companies.
  • Observe Inc. today announced new funding, board appointments, product capabilities, and customers.
  • So, when a user looks at Customers, they see metrics related to customers like error rates and response times.
  • Since emerging from stealth in October 2020 , Observe has acquired over 20 paying customers including Topgolf and LineData.

Topgolf Begins Development of New Venue in North Charleston

Monday, June 7, 2021 - 2:14pm

DALLAS, June 7, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Topgolf Entertainment Group , a global sports and entertainment company, announced today it has officially kicked off development efforts for a new venue in North Charleston.

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  • DALLAS, June 7, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Topgolf Entertainment Group , a global sports and entertainment company, announced today it has officially kicked off development efforts for a new venue in North Charleston.
  • "Charleston is an ideal community for Topgolf it has a vibrant culture with individuals seeking new and exciting experiences," said Topgolf Chief Development Officer Chris Callaway.
  • Located near the intersection of Tanger Outlet Drive and International Blvd, Topgolf Charleston will be situated with proximity to the North Charleston Coliseum & Performing Arts Center, Charleston Area Convention Center, and other popular Charleston retail and entertainment establishments.
  • Topgolf Entertainment Group's platforms include Topgolf venues, Topgolf Media, Topgolf International, Toptracer and Topgolf Swing Suite.

Silver Dollar City Nominated #1 Amusement Park in the Land!

Tuesday, May 25, 2021 - 11:08am

BRANSON, Mo., May 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Just released, Silver Dollar City in Branson, Missouri is nominated for the 2021 #1 Amusement Park in America by USA Today 10Best Readers' Choice Awards.

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  • BRANSON, Mo., May 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Just released, Silver Dollar City in Branson, Missouri is nominated for the 2021 #1 Amusement Park in America by USA Today 10Best Readers' Choice Awards.
  • "There are plenty of reasons to visit Silver Dollar City this summer," said Brad Thomas, President of Silver Dollar City Attractions.
  • Also, premiering a new show created exclusively for Silver Dollar City, The World-Famous Harlem Globetrotters are setting up to present new tricks and new skills in The Harlem Globetrotters Skills Showcase.
  • "This nomination highlights the world-class offerings of Silver Dollar City," concluded Thomas, as the park was chosen as a nominee by a national panel of amusement & theme park experts of USA TODAY 10Best editors and additional influencers from around the country.