Multiple Sports

Company chairman and CEO touts organic growth across multiple operating units

Adam Karg, director at the Sport Innovation Research Group, Swinburne University of Technology, picks out some of the most valuable lessons for sports organisations from the past year's disruption

Mediapro, the international broadcast production group and rights agency, claims to have “recovered quickly from the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic” after reporting revenues of €669m ($795.2m) i

DraftKings, the Massachusetts-based fantasy sports and gaming operator, is looking to expand its presence throughout the United States by creating branded sports bars in partnership with dining and entertainment…

ViacomCBS, the owner of Australian broadcaster Network Ten, has appointed Nick Bower from the Football Marketing Asia agency as sport sales director

Sports marketing agency Octagon has promoted Simone Errey to the position of managing director in Australia

Media company Nordic Entertainment (Nent) Group has agreed a multi-year distribution deal with Polish cable television operator UPC, whose customers will be able to access Nent's Viaplay streaming service

Sports data and technology company Stats Perform has today (Wednesday) announced the acquisition of 13 Strides, a sports-focused digital content studio

Endeavor-owned entity looks to further expand its ticketing capabilities

United States newspaper publisher Gannett has struck a five-year, $100m (€84.7m) partnership with European sports betting provider Tipico Group.

Sky New Zealand has named Formula 1’s head of digital media rights Adam Crothers as its head of sports partnerships.

H.I.G. Capital, the international private equity and asset management firm, has become the sole owner of the Sportfive agency, acquiring the 24.9-per-cent stake it did not already own

Fledgling UK-based direct-to-consumer video platform Recast is close to striking deals with subscription broadcasters to help them monetise not only short highlights, but also live content

Dutch telco Ziggo has acquired broadcast rights to French football’s Ligue 1 and extended rights to various other sports properties in a response to the market entry by the media company Nordic Entertainment (…

LiveU, the live video streaming and remote production technology provider, has been acquired by Carlyle, the global investment firm

Marron Media, the Australia-based sports media agency co-founded by former International Cricket Council media rights manager Lara Richards, has been appointed to distribute the international broadcast…

German sportswear company Puma has promoted Richard Teyssier to the role of general manager for Europe