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GameOn Expands its Fan Engagement Technology to Shareholder Rewards with TiiCKER Partnership

Tuesday, October 19, 2021 - 12:00pm

GameOn has signed an exclusive partnership with TiiCKER , the world's first direct-to-shareholder loyalty and engagement platform, to bring its technologies to this fast-growing and highly active everyday investor.

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  • GameOn has signed an exclusive partnership with TiiCKER , the world's first direct-to-shareholder loyalty and engagement platform, to bring its technologies to this fast-growing and highly active everyday investor.
  • "GameOn is proud to provide tremendous value to not only B2B partners, but also shareholders," said GameOn CEO, Matt Bailey.
  • TiiCKER Founder and CEO, Jeff Lambert, echoed Bailey's sentiments, stating "GameOn does for entertainment fans what TiiCKER does for shareholders: curate and reward engagement.
  • GameOn (CSE: GET) (OTCQB: GMETF) (FSE: 9E7) powers the most-watched content in the world with the most innovative fan engagement technologies.

Top Paddlers Signing Up for Carolina Cup - The Only Official APP Event in 2021

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 1:38pm

WRIGHTSVILLE BEACH, N.C., Oct. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --"The Carolina Cup is the only official Association of Paddlesurf Professionals event in 2021," said Tristan Boxford, CEO of the APP.

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  • WRIGHTSVILLE BEACH, N.C., Oct. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --"The Carolina Cup is the only official Association of Paddlesurf Professionals event in 2021," said Tristan Boxford, CEO of the APP.
  • The Carolina Cup is a four-day festival of events featuring seven races, seminars and clinics by the pros, product exhibits and demonstrations.
  • Ideally located with both oceanfront and soundside beaches, all races and activities start and end at Blockade Runner Beach Resort, the official resort of the Carolina Cup.
  • "I'm really excited to see and catch up with everyone and to support the APP and the Carolina Cup despite all the world challenges."

Getty Images Renews Exclusive Partnership with NBA to Serve as Official Photographic Agency of the NBA, WNBA, NBA G League and NBA 2K League

Thursday, September 30, 2021 - 1:32pm

NEW YORK, Sept. 30, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Getty Images, a world leader in visual communications , today announced it has renewed its longstanding partnership with the National Basketball Association (NBA) that sees Getty Images continue as the Official Photographic Agency of the NBA, WNBA, NBA G League and the NBA 2K League.

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  • NEW YORK, Sept. 30, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Getty Images, a world leader in visual communications , today announced it has renewed its longstanding partnership with the National Basketball Association (NBA) that sees Getty Images continue as the Official Photographic Agency of the NBA, WNBA, NBA G League and the NBA 2K League.
  • As the Official Photographic Agency of the NBA, Getty Images will continue to exclusively distribute over four million photographs from the league's extensive photo library, including iconic NBA moments dating back 75 years to the league's inaugural 1946-47 season.
  • Getty Images will deliver high-quality imagery from these four leagues throughout their respective seasons, including every NBA regular season and playoff game as well as the NBA Finals presented by YouTube TV.
  • "The NBA is proud to continue its longstanding partnership with Getty Images," said David Denenberg, Senior Vice President, National and Local Network Partnerships, NBA.

Vail Resorts and Toyota Announce Mobility Partnership to Enhance Guest Experience for Outdoor Adventurers across U.S.

Friday, September 24, 2021 - 2:00pm

"As Vail Resorts' first-ever Mobility Partner, we are thrilled for guests to experience our brand and vehicles firsthand," said Lisa Materazzo, group vice president, Toyota Marketing, Toyota Motor North America.

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  • "As Vail Resorts' first-ever Mobility Partner, we are thrilled for guests to experience our brand and vehicles firsthand," said Lisa Materazzo, group vice president, Toyota Marketing, Toyota Motor North America.
  • "Together with our regions and dealers, we're excited to take the mountain experience to new heights with Vail Resorts."
  • A partnership with shared values:
    The companies' partnership goes beyond a shared commitment to elevating the guest experience.
  • Vail Resorts Development Company is the real estate planning and development subsidiary of Vail Resorts, Inc. Vail Resorts is a publicly held company traded on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE: MTN).

NBC Sports Teams with SharpLink Gaming to Launch Free-to-Play, Interactive Game for the 43rd Ryder Cup Matches

Monday, September 20, 2021 - 1:30pm

The Ryder Cup Fantasy online game will be available on www.RyderCup.com and the official Ryder Cup mobile apps for iOS and Android, providing golf fans in the U.S. and Europe with a fun, even more immersive Ryder Cup experience.

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  • The Ryder Cup Fantasy online game will be available on www.RyderCup.com and the official Ryder Cup mobile apps for iOS and Android, providing golf fans in the U.S. and Europe with a fun, even more immersive Ryder Cup experience.
  • Fans will be challenged to choose six golfers from either the U.S. or European teams and earn points the same way the professional golfers will earn points in the Ryder Cup matches.
  • We are thrilled to be partnering with NBC Sports and Ryder Cup to engage golf fans through our fun, immersive and interactive gaming experience tied directly to real-time match play in the Ryder Cup tournament, stated Rob Phythian, SharpLinks Chief Executive Officer.
  • Fans can play individually against all Ryder Cup fans in the game, or challenge others in friendly, direct competition through creation of private groups.

CGTN: China's fervor for sports continues with opening of 'mini Olympics'

Thursday, September 16, 2021 - 10:39am

The country topped the medal tally at the Tokyo Paralympic Games that concluded earlier this month with 207 medals (96 golds, 60 silvers and 51 bronzes).

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  • The country topped the medal tally at the Tokyo Paralympic Games that concluded earlier this month with 207 medals (96 golds, 60 silvers and 51 bronzes).
  • Moreover, Beijing will host the Winter Olympic Games in next February and become the first city to host both summer and winter Olympics.
  • It was the third time that President Xi has attended the opening ceremony of the Games since becoming Chinese president in 2013.
  • The National Games and the upcoming Winter Olympics are set to become new milestones on China's journey towards a full-fledged global sports powerhouse.

CGTN: China's fervor for sports continues with opening of 'mini Olympics'

Thursday, September 16, 2021 - 9:53am

The country topped the medal tally at the Tokyo Paralympic Games that concluded earlier this month with 207 medals (96 golds, 60 silvers and 51 bronzes).

Key Points: 
  • The country topped the medal tally at the Tokyo Paralympic Games that concluded earlier this month with 207 medals (96 golds, 60 silvers and 51 bronzes).
  • Moreover, Beijing will host the Winter Olympic Games in next February and become the first city to host both summer and winter Olympics.
  • It was the third time that President Xi has attended the opening ceremony of the Games since becoming Chinese president in 2013.
  • The National Games and the upcoming Winter Olympics are set to become new milestones on China's journey towards a full-fledged global sports powerhouse.

Nightfood Sponsors Society of Behavioral Sleep Medicine Annual Conference

Wednesday, September 15, 2021 - 1:00pm

Tarrytown, NY, Sept. 15, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- via NewMediaWire -- Nightfood Holdings, Inc. (OTCQB: NGTF), the snack company addressing America’s $50 Billion nighttime snacking problem, today announced the Company is sponsoring the Society for Behavioral Sleep Medicine’s (SBSM) 3rd Annual Scientific Conference.

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  • Tarrytown, NY, Sept. 15, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- via NewMediaWire -- Nightfood Holdings, Inc. (OTCQB: NGTF), the snack company addressing Americas $50 Billion nighttime snacking problem, today announced the Company is sponsoring the Society for Behavioral Sleep Medicines (SBSM) 3rd Annual Scientific Conference.
  • As a key sponsor of the annual conference, Nightfood aims to expand awareness of the Nightfood brand among leading experts in the field, resulting in the acceleration of consumer understanding of the critical link between nutrition and sleep.
  • Leading behavioral sleep specialists from around the world will learn more about Nightfood while also having an opportunity to sample the ice cream.
  • The Society of Behavioral Sleep Medicine (SBSM) is an interdisciplinary organization committed to advancing the scientific approach to studying the behavioral, psychological and physiological dimensions of sleep and sleep disorders and the application of this knowledge to the betterment of individuals and societies worldwide (https://www.behavioralsleep.org).

2021 Winter Sports Expo Opening in Beijing

Monday, September 6, 2021 - 3:49pm

BEIJING, Sept. 6, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- On 3rd Sept., the city of Beijing witnessed the grand opening of the 2021 World Winter Sports (Beijing) Expo (hereinafter referred to as WWSE). Officials came to visit the exhibition center including Cai Qi, member of the Political Bureau of the CPC Central Committee, Secretary of the CPC Beijing Municipal Committee, President of Beijing Organizing Committee for the 2022 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games (BOCOG); Chen Jining, Deputy Secretary of the CPC Beijing Municipal Committee, Mayor of Beijing and Executive President of the Beijing Organizing Committee for the 2022 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games (BOCOG).

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  • BEIJING, Sept. 6, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- On 3rd Sept., the city of Beijing witnessed the grand opening of the 2021 World Winter Sports (Beijing) Expo (hereinafter referred to as WWSE).
  • In the morning of 3rd Sept., the Opening Ceremony and Main Forum of 2021 World Winter Sports (Beijing) Expo commenced.
  • After 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics, Milan and Cortina d'Ampezzo in Italy will hold the next Winter Olympics in 2026, which is Italy's third time hosting Winter Olympics.
  • Italy is known as a major power in winter sports, with advanced winter sports infrastructure and long tradition for winter sports.

After The Olympic Games, Athletes Find Relief This Way

Tuesday, August 10, 2021 - 1:33pm

MURRAY, Utah, Aug. 10, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Zarifa USA, a leading innovator of massage products, sponsored International Olympic medal winning athletes during the recent Tokyo games.

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  • MURRAY, Utah, Aug. 10, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Zarifa USA, a leading innovator of massage products, sponsored International Olympic medal winning athletes during the recent Tokyo games.
  • The Company is proud to have sponsored Olympic game athletes from around the globe to relieve the pain that can occur during high levels of competition.
  • It is true that Zarifa USA is well known for its massage chairs, however, Olympic athletes are taking advantage of their massage guns, including their easy to pack mini-massage guns.
  • Zarifa USA is committed to helping customers find pain relief through easily accessible products that deliver positive medical results.