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There is now a “Bill Simmons Media Group” and it has a big hire as its new president

First there was Bill Simmons’ “BSPN” podcast network. Now, there’s a Bill Simmons Media Group, and it’s made a big hire; NFL Network executive producer Eric Weinberger. Weinberger was one of the initial staffers at Fox Sports and a senior...Show More Summary

Backed by WPP, Bruin Sports Capital Acquires an Experiential Marketing Company

Bruin Sports Capital, a global media and marketing venture company backed by a WPP-led investment group, has acquired Engine Shop, an experiential marketing agency with expertise in the sports, entertainment and lifestyle sectors. Engine Shop has 55 employees and offices in markets including New York, Los Angeles, Miami and Atlanta. Show More Summary

Abrams Artists Agency Promotes Pair; One Entertainment Adds L.A. Manager

Abrams Artists Agency has hired Keith Bielory in its alternative programming and digital media group in New York and promoted Fatmata Kamara to agent in the Los Angeles-based theatrical youth division. Bielory joins from PMG Sports and...Show More Summary

European sports media company wants to be the “Netflix of sports

2 months agoSports : Awful Announcing

You might not have heard of Perform Group, but the company based in the United Kingdom is quickly obtaining rights to several international soccer leagues as well as the NFL for a subscription over the top channel that will launch in Austria, Germany, Japan and Switzerland next year. Show More Summary

NBC Sports is the latest sports media group to undergo a digital re-design

3 months agoSports : Awful Announcing

One of the overarching themes of the current sports media landscape is that we’re in the midst of a digital revolution.  In 2015 more and more sports content is being consumed and watched online, Yahoo is even going to be streaming an NFL game. Show More Summary

'Django Unchained' Oscar Nominee To Produce 88th Annual Academy Awards

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences says David Hill and Reginald Hudlin will produce the 88th Oscars telecast. Hill is a 25-year Fox veteran and former chairman and CEO of Fox Sports Media Group. Hudlin...Show More Summary

NBC Sports officially announces acquisition of Premier League TV rights for 2016-2022

4 months agoSports / Football : EPL Talk

NBC Sports Group and the Premier League have reached a new six-year agreement by which NBC Sports Group will continue as the exclusive multi-platform media home of the Premier League in the United States through the 2021-22 season, it was announced today. As per the agreement, NBC Sports Group will […]

Jamal Crawford Trade Rumors: Latest Buzz and Speculation on Clippers Guard

Jamal Crawford isn't slated to become an unrestricted free agent until the summer of 2016, but he reportedly wouldn't mind switching teams before then. According to Northeast Ohio Media Group's Chris Haynes, speaking during Sports Insider,...Show More Summary

Pep Guardiola has agreed to take over at Manchester City at end of next season [beIN SPORTS France]

Pep Guardiola has agreed to take over at Manchester City at the end of next season, according to beIN Sports. This is not the first time the global sport media group have made such a claim about the Bayern Munich boss; indeed, last Spring...Show More Summary

Qatar’s beIN Media Group Set To Expand Into General Entertainment TV; Could Be Game Changer For Arab TV Industry

EXCLUSIVE– Qatar’s beIN Media Group, already a major player in global sports rights through its beIN Sports brand, is set to expand into general entertainment programming. The new pay TV service will initially roll-out across the Arab...Show More Summary

Univision Deportes Reaches 18.5 Million Viewers via TV & Digital in the Gold Cup Tournament To-Date

Univision Deportes, the sports division of Univision Communications Inc., the leading media company serving Hispanic America, delivered strong ratings with its broadcast of the USA vs. Haiti Gold Cup Group Stage match on Friday nigh...

Top Rank files $100 million lawsuit against Al Haymon

5 months agoSports / Boxing :

Top Rank has sued a lawsuit against Al Haymon, Haymon Boxing LLC, Haymon Sports LLC, Haymon Holdings LLC, Waddell & Reed Financial Inc. and Media Group Holdings LLC. The lawsuit alleges violations of the Muhammad Ali Boxing Reform Act, the … Continue reading ? The post Top Rank files $100 million lawsuit against Al Haymon appeared first on Boxing News.

NBC Links Up With British Open After Broadcast Hiatus

NBC Sports Group has pacted with golf’s British Open organizers The R&A on a long-term media partnership in the U.S. beginning with The Open, one of pro golf’s four major championships, beginning in 2017 at Britain’s Royal Birkdale in 2017 and spanning 12 years. Show More Summary

Outdoor Sportsman Group ­ Integrated Media Launches New Magazine: Wheels Afield

6 months agoHobbies / Hunting : Hunting Life

Designed for Overland Vehicle, Field Sports and Adventure Travel Enthusiasts New York, NY – (May 27, 2015)– Sportsmen and women who love the outdoors and require a vehicle to traverse their favorite hunting, fishing or adventure spots will love Outdoor Sportsman Group – Integrated Media’s newest magazine – Wheels Afield. Show More Summary

Entertainment Lawyer Carolyn Hunt Joins Barnes & Thornburg

Carolyn Hunt is leaving her position at Loeb & Loeb to join Barnes & Thornburg as partner. Hunt joins the Corporate Department and Entertainment, Media and Sports Practice Group in the firm's Los Angeles office. Also joining the firm...Show More Summary

The secret to fighting digital distractions may be all about commitments, not willpower

It's hard enough avoiding online distractions if you're a working professional. The news alert about a favorite sports team, the insistent tug of social media sites, the seventh e-mail from a group of co-workers chiming in about where to go for lunch. And that doesn't even get to the cat videos. But consider how much allure such digital distractions have for people […]

Mario Balotelli & Danny Welbeck receive most social media abuse, Chelsea top PL club chart

Sport’s Anti-discrimination group Kick It Out has carried out a wide-ranging and important study on social media abuse, and produced the shocking results. With most Premier League players, and all clubs now a presence on both Facebook and Twitter (plus Instagram), the level of abusive trolling has escalated in recent years. The phenomenon of anonymously […]

Ooyala Knows What You’re Watching

This week, Ooyala Analytics announced a new product that allows media companies to better track and monetize audience behavior. Currently, Sky Sports, Media Prima, Fairfax Media, Telegraph Media Group, Vox Media, and Dell are all beta...Show More Summary

Braekhus Joins The Klitschko Management Group; Leaves Sauerland

8 months agoSports / Boxing : BoxingNews24

Norwegian world champion boxer Cecilia Brækhus today announced a new management and representation consortium including IMG, a global leader in sports, fashion and media, and K2 Promotions and Klitschko [...] More boxing news on

Wizards apologize for comparing team owner to Martin Luther King Jr.

The team acknowledged that its presentation for a Black History Month social media campaign "may have missed the mark." Monumental Sports and Entertainment, the group that owns the Washington Wizards, Capitals and Mystics, did what many teams do in February: honor Black History Month with a social media campaign. Show More Summary

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