CSM Sport & Entertainment

The CSM Sport & Entertainment agency has appointed veteran marketer Christa Carone as president of its North America division.

CSM Sport & Entertainment, a division of marketing services group Chime Communications, has made its latest move in the North American market by acquiring management advisory firm GlideSlope.

CSM Sport & Entertainment, a division of marketing services group Chime Communications, has completed a deal to acquire LeadDog Marketing Group, a US-based experiential marketing agency.

Zak Brown is to exit his role as group chief executive of the CSM Sport & Entertainment division of marketing services group Chime Communications at the end of the year, amid speculation over a move to the Formula One motor racing championship.

The International Cricket Council has entered into a partnership with the CSM Sport & Entertainment division of marketing services group Chime Communications, with a view to enhancing the commercial performance of its associate and affiliate members.

The CSM Sports & Entertainment division of marketing services group Chime Communications has entered into a partnership with USA Rugby as part of an effort to accelerate the growth of rugby union in the country.

The Alisports arm of Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group has entered into a partnership with the CSM Sport & Entertainment division of marketing services group Chime Communications to develop and run a range of global sport properties and mass participation events across China.

The CSM Sport & Entertainment division of marketing services group Chime Communications has formed an eight-strong global advisory board in a bid to further drive its performance and growth plans.

The CSM Sport & Entertainment division of marketing services group Chime Communications has significantly bolstered its position in the North American market by announcing the acquisition of US live event activation agency JHE Production.

Zhao Jun, chief executive of CSM, wants to renegotiate her company's 8-billion- yuan deal for Chinese Super League rights after  the league imposed restrictions on the transfer of foreign players. Ben Cronin spoke to the ‘8-billion-dollar sister’ at the recent Sportel media convention.

There are hopes that a new partnership between the International Cricket Council and CSM Sport & Entertainment will help developing cricket nations to create their own income streams. Greg Pitcher reports.

CSM Sport & Entertainment is looking to invest in Major League Soccer (MLS) franchises through its newly-launched CSM Soccer subsidiary. Kevin Roberts spoke to the brains behind the operation.

Zak Brown founded JMI in 1995, selling the motor sport agency to Chime Communications in October 2013. This March he was made Group CEO of Chime’s sports marketing division, CSM Sport & Entertainment.

Golf’s European Tour has entered into a commercial partnership with the CSM Sport & Entertainment division of marketing services group Chime Communications.

Sophie Goldschmidt is to step down as chief commercial and marketing officer at the Rugby Football Union (RFU) in order to take up the role of group managing director at the CSM Sport & Entertainment division of marketing services group Chime Communications.

UK marketing services group Chime Communications, which includes the CSM Sport & Entertainment agency, has confirmed it is in talks over a buyout with US private equity investment firm Providence Equity and advertising and public relations giant WPP.

The CSM Sport & Entertainment division of marketing agency Chime Communications has launched a new service to oversee its move into the North American football market.

The CSM Sport & Entertainment division of marketing agency Chime Communications has completed the acquisition of Connecticut-based boutique sponsorship agency SJX Partners.

The CSM Sport & Entertainment division of marketing agency Chime Communications has strengthened its position in the athlete management sector through the acquisition of UK firm ABC Sports Management, a leading player in the rugby union market.

Sports and entertainment marketing agency CSM, a division of Chime Communications, has announced that Alan Pascoe is to step down from his role as president.

Marketing agency Chime Communications has acquired motor sport marketing firm JMI (Just Marketing International), which will become part of Chime’s sports marketing division CSM Sport & Entertainment.