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SIGNA Sports United Bolsters Leadership Team to Drive Continued Growth and International Expansion

Thursday, April 8, 2021 - 1:00pm

SIGNA Sports United (SSU or the Company), the leading sports commerce and tech platform, today announced the strengthening of its executive leadership team with five new appointments.

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  • SIGNA Sports United (SSU or the Company), the leading sports commerce and tech platform, today announced the strengthening of its executive leadership team with five new appointments.
  • These moves further position SSU to accelerate the Companys growth strategy and international expansion.
  • Stephan Zoll, CEO of SIGNA Sports United, commented, We are thrilled to welcome such exceptional talent to the SIGNA Sports United team.
  • SIGNA Sports United brings together brands such as Fahrrad.de, Bikester, Probikeshop, Campz, Addnature, Tennis-Point, Outfitter and Stylefile.

ATP and Tennis-Point - a SIGNA Sports United Subsidiary - Announce Multi-Year Partnership

Tuesday, April 6, 2021 - 3:00pm

Tennis-Point will also connect ATP to the platform technologies of SIGNA Sports United in order to launch the ATP Tour shop and make it accessible to fans via the Shop icon on ATPTour.com from April,1.

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  • Tennis-Point will also connect ATP to the platform technologies of SIGNA Sports United in order to launch the ATP Tour shop and make it accessible to fans via the Shop icon on ATPTour.com from April,1.
  • We are confident that the cooperation between ATP and Tennis-Point will be of great benefit to the global tennis community."
  • SIGNA Sports United brings together brands such as Fahrrad.de, Bikester, Probikeshop, Campz, Addnature, Tennis-Point, Outfitter and Stylefile.
  • Tennis-Point the tennis subsidiary of SIGNA Sports United and the worlds leading tennis e-commerce & tech platform.

Sinclair Broadcast Group and Bally’s Corporation Formally Rebrand Regional Sports Networks as Bally Sports, Ushering in New Era for Live Sports

Wednesday, March 31, 2021 - 9:25pm

Today, Sinclair Broadcast Group (NASDAQ: SBGI) and Bally's Corporation (NYSE: BALY) announced the official rebrand of its regional sports networks (RSNs) as Bally Sports, ushering in a new era in the way people watch and interact with live sports.

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  • Today, Sinclair Broadcast Group (NASDAQ: SBGI) and Bally's Corporation (NYSE: BALY) announced the official rebrand of its regional sports networks (RSNs) as Bally Sports, ushering in a new era in the way people watch and interact with live sports.
  • The rebrand comes on the heels of the November 2020 announcement of the enterprise-wide, long-term strategic partnership between Sinclair and Ballys.
  • Upon rebranding, the Sinclair-owned and operated RSN portfolio will now include the following 19 network brands: Bally Sports Arizona; Bally Sports Detroit; Bally Sports Florida; Bally Sports Great Lakes; Bally Sports Kansas City; Bally Sports Indiana; Bally Sports Midwest; Bally Sports New Orleans; Bally Sports North; Bally Sports Ohio; Bally Sports Oklahoma; Bally Sports San Diego; Bally Sports SoCal; Bally Sports South; Bally Sports Southeast; Bally Sports Southwest; Bally Sports Sun; Bally Sports West; and, Bally Sports Wisconsin.
  • Bally's Corporation currently owns and manages 11 casinos across seven states, a horse racetrack and 13 authorized OTB licenses in Colorado.

Final Speakers, Startups and Event Updates Announced for SportTechie’s Annual State Of The Industry Conference

Thursday, March 18, 2021 - 3:00pm

SportTechie has finalized this years speaker lineup, startups showcase, and key subject matter for State Of The Industry (SOTI), its flagship conference covering the most important trends and topics in sports technology and innovation.

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  • SportTechie has finalized this years speaker lineup, startups showcase, and key subject matter for State Of The Industry (SOTI), its flagship conference covering the most important trends and topics in sports technology and innovation.
  • SOTI begins the morning of Wednesday, March 24th and runs through the evening of Thursday, March 25th, EDT.
  • We once again look forward to welcoming the thousands of industry professionals who will attend SOTI.
  • The event is free to attend, has abundant virtual networking opportunities and the 70+ speakers will be available for Q&A with attendees who are SportTechie PRO members.

Stats Perform’s Official WTA Tennis Data to Power Sportradar’s In-play Tennis Services

Wednesday, March 17, 2021 - 9:00am

Stats Perform and Sportradar, two global providers of media and betting data, have agreed to partner in order to deliver official WTA tennis data, which will power Sportradars in-play tennis odds and trading services outside of the US.

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  • Stats Perform and Sportradar, two global providers of media and betting data, have agreed to partner in order to deliver official WTA tennis data, which will power Sportradars in-play tennis odds and trading services outside of the US.
  • Sportradar sports betting customers, who have obtained a Stats Perform WTA data licence, will have access to premium ultrafast in-play WTA tennis odds, powered by Stats Performs transformative new scout-collected detailed data or the umpire data feed.
  • The agreement between the sports data giants further broadens access to tennis betting experiences powered by official WTA data.
  • Similarly, the addition of official WTA tennis data to power Sportradars portfolio of services is a first for its customers, bringing full official coverage of the top tier of womens professional tennis alongside its other official tennis partnerships.

Parent Tested Parent Approved Trusted Products Announced

Tuesday, March 9, 2021 - 10:30am

NEW YORK, March 9, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Parent Tested Parent Approved (PTPA), the leader in consumer product awards for families, announced today the highly-anticipated recipients of its coveted Seal of Approval award.

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  • NEW YORK, March 9, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Parent Tested Parent Approved (PTPA), the leader in consumer product awards for families, announced today the highly-anticipated recipients of its coveted Seal of Approval award.
  • "Moms are more likely to make a purchase based on the recommendations of other moms," said Sharon Vinderine, founder and CEO of PTPA Media.
  • "Seeing Parent Tested Parent Approved associated with a product helps moms instantly identify that products have been tested and backed by real families across North America."
  • This season's award recipients include products that champion product innovation and quality, while others provide a refreshing lift to cope with the year ahead.

United States Tennis Apparel, Footwear, and Accessories Market Report 2021-2025 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Friday, February 26, 2021 - 2:01pm

The "Tennis Apparel, Footwear, and Accessories Market in US 2021-2025" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

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  • The "Tennis Apparel, Footwear, and Accessories Market in US 2021-2025" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • The report on tennis apparel, footwear, and accessories market in US provides a holistic analysis, market size and forecast, trends, growth drivers, and challenges, as well as vendor analysis covering around 25 vendors.
  • The report offers an up-to-date analysis regarding the current us market scenario, latest trends and drivers, and the overall market environment.
  • The tennis apparel, footwear, and accessories market in US market analysis includes end-user segment, distribution channel segment and geographical landscapes.

Sports Illustrated’s March Issue Features the Gonzaga Bulldogs, College Basketball’s Newest Superpower

Monday, February 22, 2021 - 7:19pm

The Gonzaga Bulldogs could be the first NCAA Division I mens team to go undefeated since Indiana in 1976.

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  • The Gonzaga Bulldogs could be the first NCAA Division I mens team to go undefeated since Indiana in 1976.
  • Along with coach Few, the cover features Jalen Suggs, Drew Timme, Corey Kispert and Joel Ayayi.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210222005808/en/
    Sports Illustrateds March issue featuring the Gonzaga Bulldogs hits newsstands Feb. 23 (Photo: Business Wire)
    The print edition hits newsstands Feb. 23 and feature stories are available to digital subscribers now on SI.com.
  • The March issue includes features such as:
    Power QB: Even for stars, the NFLs player-movement power dynamic has always heavily favored owners and teams.

Atari Founder Launches New Game: STAR AUDITION

Tuesday, February 16, 2021 - 1:00pm

STAR AUDITION is an act-it-out party game, similar to Charades or Pictionary, where players take on the role of Hollywood actors auditioning for their next big break.

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  • STAR AUDITION is an act-it-out party game, similar to Charades or Pictionary, where players take on the role of Hollywood actors auditioning for their next big break.
  • New technologies always inspire new experiences and ways to have fun, said Nolan Bushnell, co-founder of Virsix Games and the founder of Atari.
  • Tapping into Kickstarters creative pool of backers will help make STAR AUDITION unique and engaging in ways we never imagined.
  • Combined with crowdsourced content, STAR AUDITION takes gaming into uncharted territory to power the next generation of play.

HotelPlanner and Tennis Legend John Isner Announce The “Race to the World Record” Partnership and Campaign

Saturday, February 13, 2021 - 3:33am

HotelPlanner , the world's largest group booking site, along with legendary professional tennis player John Isner, are today announcing their Race to The World Record partnership and campaign.

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  • HotelPlanner , the world's largest group booking site, along with legendary professional tennis player John Isner, are today announcing their Race to The World Record partnership and campaign.
  • The campaign will reward fans with free hotel credits throughout John Isner's race to break the record for most aces of all time.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210212005279/en/
    John Isner and Hotel Planner, The Race To Break The World Record (Photo: Business Wire)
    John Isner is on his way to surpassing the record of having the most aces of all time, subsequently making him the greatest server of all time.
  • HotelPlanner CEO Tim Hentschel spoke about the campaign saying, "We at HotelPlanner love to celebrate and reward passion and greatness.