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Genius Brands Consolidates Consumer Platforms Under Newly Created ‘Genius Networks’

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Wednesday, January 11, 2023

Concurrently, Genius Brands has promoted Todd Steinman to spearhead the newly created business unit as President, Genius Networks.

Key Points: 
  • Concurrently, Genius Brands has promoted Todd Steinman to spearhead the newly created business unit as President, Genius Networks.
  • Genius Brands launched Kartoon Channel!
  • Additionally Genius Brands acquired Ameba TV, a pioneering children’s Amazon Prime Video Channel and SVOD service.
  • Prior to Genius Brands, he served as Vice President in the Direct to Consumer division at The Walt Disney Company, which included Disney+ during its launch.

Global Polo Entertainment Extends Historic Agreement With ESPN Through 2024 to Broaden Access to the Action-Packed Sport of Polo, Presented by U.S. Polo Assn.

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Tuesday, January 10, 2023

, the official brand of the United States Polo Association (USPA), the governing body for the sport of polo in the United States.

Key Points: 
  • , the official brand of the United States Polo Association (USPA), the governing body for the sport of polo in the United States.
  • The multi-faceted agreement will again bring the finals of the top U.S. polo events to ESPN platforms.
  • The shows, called "Global Polo presented by U.S. Polo Assn.," serve as a behind-the-scenes look into the lives and careers of polo players and horses from around the world.
  • "We have set our goal of bringing the sport of polo to millions of sports fans around the world."

Rob Gronkowski Returns to Big Game Weekend: Gronk Beach presented by The Beast Unleashed, Monster Brewing's First Adult Beverage, at Talking Stick Resort Saturday, Feb. 11

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Tuesday, January 10, 2023

Performing with 21 Savage at Gronk Beach is Grammy-winning superstar DJ DIPLO and hip-hop icon Lil John.

Key Points: 
  • Performing with 21 Savage at Gronk Beach is Grammy-winning superstar DJ DIPLO and hip-hop icon Lil John.
  • Adding to the excitement, Gronk Beach fans will have the first opportunity to sample The Beast Unleashed, an all-new adult beverage from our friends at Monster.
  • Gronk Beach presented by The Beast Unleashed 2023 will be no different — blitzing the competition once again.
  • For more information about Gronk Beach presented by The Beach Unleashed or to purchase tickets or WYNN Nightlife VIP Tables, visit www.GronkBeach.com .

Future Continues to Strengthen U.S. Sales Leadership With New Hires

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Monday, January 9, 2023

NEW YORK, Jan. 09, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Digital powerhouse, Future Publishing , has today announced the appointment of two senior Sales hires to support its accelerated growth.

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  • NEW YORK, Jan. 09, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Digital powerhouse, Future Publishing , has today announced the appointment of two senior Sales hires to support its accelerated growth.
  • Prior to joining Future, Ali Dib was the Global Agency Partnerships Director at The Washington Post.
  • Zack Sullivan, Chief Revenue Officer of Future, said: “We are thrilled to have Ali and Jeffrey join the Future team based out of our New York office.
  • With Rob George, VP of eCommerce, joining Future at the end of January to lead all eCommerce efforts globally for Future.

GameOn Fast Tracks Profitability in December

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Wednesday, January 11, 2023

The milestone is fueled by a flurry of new deals and based on Adjusted Net Income.

Key Points: 
  • The milestone is fueled by a flurry of new deals and based on Adjusted Net Income.
  • We've closed revenue-generating deals at a faster rate than projected, realizing profitability in December ahead of our 2023 target."
  • Closing 11 new deals in 2022, including Karate Combat , YOOM (formerly Tetavi), and Gaming Society (in collaboration with the WNBA).
  • The digital fighters are set to launch in Q1 with GameOn keeping 80% of revenue.

More than 50 Million Users in the US Alone, Makes Fantasy Sports a Booming Business, FIFA World Cup Added Million More Users Globally, The Revenue from Fantasy Sports to Grow 2X in the Next 6 Years - Arizton

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Tuesday, January 10, 2023

This is not possible only by their product platforms or the apps developed by their tech teams.

Key Points: 
  • This is not possible only by their product platforms or the apps developed by their tech teams.
  • Thus, strategic partnerships across the entire business functional chain are key to growing ahead in a tough and competitive market.
  • For instance, a partnership with a professional league or an organizing board for some sport can often reflect added publicity and promotion.
  • Therefore, one can anticipate that this tactical choice will be crucial for vendors across the fantasy sports market.

More than 50 Million Users in the US Alone, Makes Fantasy Sports a Booming Business, FIFA World Cup Added Million More Users Globally, The Revenue from Fantasy Sports to Grow 2X in the Next 6 Years - Arizton

Retrieved on: 
Tuesday, January 10, 2023

This is not possible only by their product platforms or the apps developed by their tech teams.

Key Points: 
  • This is not possible only by their product platforms or the apps developed by their tech teams.
  • Thus, strategic partnerships across the entire business functional chain are key to growing ahead in a tough and competitive market.
  • For instance, a partnership with a professional league or an organizing board for some sport can often reflect added publicity and promotion.
  • Therefore, one can anticipate that this tactical choice will be crucial for vendors across the fantasy sports market.

Ed Morse Automotive Group Donates a Brand-New Toyota Highlander to a Gold Star Family at the Gasparilla Bowl Game in Tampa Bay

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Tuesday, January 10, 2023

DELRAY BEACH, Fla., Jan. 10, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- Not only was Ed Morse Automotive Group the official automotive partner of the Gasparilla Bowl game played in Tampa Bay, but they surprised the crowd with a new car giveaway to a local Gold Star family.

Key Points: 
  • DELRAY BEACH, Fla., Jan. 10, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- Not only was Ed Morse Automotive Group the official automotive partner of the Gasparilla Bowl game played in Tampa Bay, but they surprised the crowd with a new car giveaway to a local Gold Star family.
  • The $46K four-door Highland was donated by Ed Morse Delray Toyota.
  • We were thrilled to honor the Sitton family," said Teddy Morse, Chairman and CEO of Ed Morse Automotive Group.
  • The Gasparilla Bowl was held in December at the Raymond James Stadium in Tampa Bay and aired on ESPN.

ESPN'S MARTY SMITH AND KIRK HERBSTREIT TEAMED UP WITH ECKRICH® TO EARN $500,000 FOR EXTRA YARD FOR TEACHERS AT THE COLLEGE FOOTBALL PLAYOFF NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP

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Monday, January 9, 2023

INGLEWOOD, Calif., Jan. 9, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- Earlier today, multifaceted ESPN sports journalist Marty Smith and Emmy Award-winning ESPN/ABC college football analyst Kirk Herbstreit took center stage outside SoFi Stadium in Inglewood, CA., where Smith participated in the Eckrich $1 Million Challenge in support of classroom resource projects across the nation, while Herbstreit coached and supported Smith as he completed his throws.

Key Points: 
  • Smith successfully made the winning 15-yard throw, resulting in a donation of $500,000 from Eckrich to the College Football Playoff (CFP) Foundation and its Extra Yard for Teachers initiative.
  • Smith was given 10 attempts to throw a football through a set of three targets.
  • Fortunately, Smith made the 15-yard throw generating a $500,000 donation to the CFP Foundation and its Extra Yard for Teachers program on behalf of Eckrich.
  • "I'm so grateful to play a small part with Eckrich in how they continue to honor and support teachers," Smith said.

MSP Recovery Announces It Will Be Rebranding From MSP Recovery to Its Nationally Recognized Brand, “LifeWallet”

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Thursday, December 22, 2022

Additionally, the Company’s publicly traded warrants to purchase common stock will begin trading under the ticker symbols “LIFWW” and “LIFWZ”.

Key Points: 
  • Additionally, the Company’s publicly traded warrants to purchase common stock will begin trading under the ticker symbols “LIFWW” and “LIFWZ”.
  • The Company will not change its core strategy, and the core business remains the same – secondary payer reimbursement recoveries.
  • “It’s an exciting time for our company, our employees and our customers,” said MSP Recovery Founder and CEO, John H. Ruiz.
  • (see August 4, 2022 press release titled “ MSP Recovery Announces LifeWallet Implementation Program at Cano Health Medical Centers ”).