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On The Heels of a Highly Successful Launch, The Players' Lounge Announces the Appointment of Co-CEOs, Keith Marshall and Aaron Murray

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Monday, May 23, 2022 - 1:30pm

The Players' Lounge, a Web 3.0 focused platform built to empower relationships between current and former college athletes and their respective fanbases, today announces the appointment of Keith Marshall and Aaron Murray to Co-CEOs.

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  • The Players' Lounge, a Web 3.0 focused platform built to empower relationships between current and former college athletes and their respective fanbases, today announces the appointment of Keith Marshall and Aaron Murray to Co-CEOs.
  • Former student-athletes and teammates at the University of Georgia, Keith Marshall and Aaron Murray, collaborated with former teammates to redefine the fan experience.
  • Keith Marshall and Aaron Murray bring experience across start-ups, strategy consulting, private equity, broadcast media and programming.
  • Aaron Murray is a former collegiate and NFL quarterback, playing for the University of Georgia and the Kansas City Chiefs.

MOMENTO NFT ADDS STAR ATHLETES SMITH-SCHUSTER, BILLINGS, SUGGS, BRINK AND WADE

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Tuesday, May 17, 2022 - 3:00pm

NEW YORK, May 17, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- JuJu Smith-Schuster, Monique Billings, Jalen Suggs, Cameron Brink and Zaire Wade are among the popular athlete-creators to join direct-to-fan social network Momento NFT and mint exclusive NFTs on the app for their fans and other collectors. The first collections will launch today.

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  • JuJu Smith-Schuster, Monique Billings, Jalen Suggs, Cameron Brink and Zaire Wade join Momento NFT.
  • Momento NFT removes these challenges and saves creators time by giving them a consolidated platform through which they can own, control, and monetize their own content.
  • The Momento NFT athlete-creators are:
    JuJu Smith-Schuster: Star receiver of the Kansas City Chiefs, gamer and social media creator.
  • For this launch, Momento NFT partnered with OneTeam Partners, a licensing, marketing and multimedia company that specializes in commercializing the group rights of athletes.

Kanpai Pandas Own Allegiant Stadium Executive Box Suite for 15 Years

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Sunday, May 15, 2022 - 1:35am

LAS VEGAS, May 14, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- In our continuing goal of providing luxurious and exclusive real-world utility to Kanpai Panda holders, the Kanpai Panda team has secured executive box suite E2023 at Allegiant Stadium in Las Vegas FOR 15 YEARS!

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  • LAS VEGAS, May 14, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- In our continuing goal of providing luxurious and exclusive real-world utility to Kanpai Panda holders, the Kanpai Panda team has secured executive box suite E2023 at Allegiant Stadium in Las Vegas FOR 15 YEARS!
  • Amenities include unlimited gourmet food and alcohol, premium parking, and access to multiple club spaces inside Allegiant Stadium.
  • The Kanpai Panda executive suite at Allegiant Stadium is one of many exclusive events the Kanpai Panda has delivered and will continue to deliver for Kanpai Panda holders.
  • Kanpai Pandas believe in building a sustainable long-term foundation through providing real-world utility and on-chain innovation.

Bruce W. Peters, DO, is recognized by Continental Who's Who

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Friday, May 13, 2022 - 9:48pm

Board-certified in Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Dr. Peters additionally holds a sub-specialty in Facial Plastics and Reconstructive Surgery.

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  • Board-certified in Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Dr. Peters additionally holds a sub-specialty in Facial Plastics and Reconstructive Surgery.
  • Also known as ear, nose, and throat doctors, otolaryngologists specialize in head and neck disorders ranging from hearing loss to head and neck cancer.
  • In his practice, Dr. Peters provides care to adult patients with ear, nose, and throat disorders and those with facial cosmetic and reconstructive concerns.
  • Dr. Peters is board certified in Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery through the American Board and Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery.

Kerry Gordon joins XFL as Vice President, Health and Safety

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Thursday, May 12, 2022 - 3:00pm

NEW YORK, May 12, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The XFL is pleased to announce that Kerry Gordon has joined the league as Vice President, Health and Safety. Gordon will oversee all health and safety policies, procedures and protocols for the League, focusing on providing premium care and well-being for all XFL athletes, in addition to directing the XFL's eight teams' Athletic Training Departments. She will report to Marc Ross, Executive Vice President, Football Operations.

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  • NEW YORK, May 12, 2022 /PRNewswire/ --The XFL is pleased to announce that Kerry Gordon has joined the league as Vice President, Health and Safety.
  • Gordon will oversee all health and safety policies, procedures and protocols for the League, focusing on providing premium care and well-being for all XFL athletes, in addition to directing the XFL's eight teams' Athletic Training Departments.
  • In this role, Gordon will be responsible for all aspects of the League's Health & Safety Program, which includes initiatives to establish holistic well-being both on and off the field.
  • "Kerry is a critical hire for our League, reinforcing our commitment to player health and safety, a key pillar of our football philosophy.

Speede Fitness names UFC fighter Michael Chandler as Chief Athletic Officer

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Wednesday, May 11, 2022 - 5:05pm

CHICAGO, May 11, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Speede Fitness, a Chicago-area strength training startup that is launching a revolutionary fitness machine in summer 2022, announced that UFC fighter Michael Chandler has become the company's Chief Athletic Officer. In this new role, Chandler will lead the company's recruitment of professional athletes and advise on workout programming.

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  • Fresh off his win at UFC 274, Chandler expands his role with the strength training startup
    CHICAGO, May 11, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Speede Fitness, a Chicago-area strength training startup that is launching a revolutionary fitness machine in summer 2022, announced that UFC fighter Michael Chandler has become the company's Chief Athletic Officer.
  • "Michael Chandler is a prime example of that, and we've been blown away by his support and enthusiasm for Speede.
  • It's only natural that he's taking on an expanded role in our company as Chief Athletic Officer."
  • "With Michael Chandler as our Chief Athletic Officer, we'll continue to build our relationships with athletes, professional teams, and fitness experts.

Speede Fitness begins new funding round at gala event with Chicago Bears players, investors and VIPs

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Monday, May 9, 2022 - 5:25pm

CHICAGO, May 9, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Speede Fitness, a Chicago-area strength training startup that is launching a revolutionary fitness machine in summer 2022, hosted hundreds of guests on May 5 at its "Stronger Every Season" event, which featured appearances by Chicago Bears players and equity holders Justin Fields, Cole Kmet and Jaylon Johnson. The event gave VIP guests the chance to explore BIÂN Chicago, the only private club in the world to focus on wellness and social well-being, and to try Speede's groundbreaking fitness technology.

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  • Speede gathered NFL players, investors and VIP guests to try their groundbreaking strength training machine.
  • "With Speede, you can tap into muscle fibers that you just can't reach with free weights," said Fields, who's entering his second season as Bears quarterback.
  • "Speede is different because it's challenging throughout the whole rep," said Kmet, who praised the machine at the Chicago event.
  • After hosting investors, fitness professionals at athletes in Chicago, Speede now turns its attention to the IHRSA convention in Miami, the fitness industry's leading event, where Speede will unveil its Gamma prototype in June.

Speede Fitness oversubscribes seed round and signs NFL, NBA and UFC stars as equity holders

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Tuesday, May 3, 2022 - 6:05pm

CHICAGO, May 3, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Speede Fitness, a Chicago-area strength training startup that is launching a revolutionary fitness machine in summer 2022, has announced that it has raised $2.5 million in funding in its seed round—oversubscribed from $2 million—and signed on new partners from the NFL, NBA, UFC and the business world. 

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  • Speede Fitness, a Chicago startup, has oversubscribed its seed round and signed on NFL, NBA, and UFC partners.
  • "When I first trained with Speede, I knew right away it was something different," said UFC fighter Michael Chandler, who has joined the company as an equity holder and brand ambassador.
  • "Speede is intense, crazy and unbeatable," said Simmons, a two-time Pro Bowler who's entering his seventh season with the Broncos.
  • In addition to pro athletes, Speede has also partnered with major players in the business and social media spaces.

New Data From Conviva Identifies Which Brands Have Successfully Cracked the TikTok Algorithm to Achieve Significant Gains

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Thursday, April 28, 2022 - 6:53pm

Four TikTok accountsTottenham Hotspur, Champions League, Manchester United and Netflixall increased their following by more than 10 million followers in the last year.

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  • Four TikTok accountsTottenham Hotspur, Champions League, Manchester United and Netflixall increased their following by more than 10 million followers in the last year.
  • As many brands have come to realize in the last year, Convivas research shows that posting consistently makes a significant difference when building a TikTok following.
  • Recognizing that engagement has become an important metric for brands, Conviva added an average engagement rate ranking to this years report.
  • In addition to offering the latest benchmark data, Conviva also shares specific forward-looking trends to employ to achieve TikTok success in 2022.

Rally House Extends Reach in Oklahoma with New Stillwater Store

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Wednesday, April 27, 2022 - 9:37pm

STILLWATER, Okla., April 27, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The locally inspired, family-owned sports and merchandise retailer - Rally House - maintains steady company growth in Oklahoma with the newest Stillwater store.

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  • STILLWATER, Okla., April 27, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The locally inspired, family-owned sports and merchandise retailer - Rally House - maintains steady company growth in Oklahoma with the newest Stillwater store.
  • Customers can shop the latest in Oklahoma State Cowboys and all their favorite area team gear at Rally House Stillwater.
  • Now with four locations in Oklahoma, the new Rally House Stillwater store provides an extensive selection of unique team gear and localized products to area residents and visitors.
  • Plus, find college gear perfect for former and current Oklahoma State Cowboys, Oklahoma Sooners, Central Oklahoma Bronchos, and Tulsa Hurricanes.