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
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
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 […]
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 […]
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
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 BoxingNews24.com
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
The National Center on Sexual Exploitation (previously known as Morality In Media) is asking retailers to not display the new Sports Illustrated’s Swimsuit Issue. In a letter to Walmart, CVS, 7-Eleven and Costco, the group who doesn’t...Show More Summary
Wanda has purchased a 68.2 percent stake in Infront Sports & Media from Bridgepoint, a European private equity firm.
Dalian Wanda Group, led by China’s richest man, said today it will buy Infront Sports & Media AG, one of the world’s largest international sports marketing company, from European private equity firm Bridgepoint $1.2 billion. “This acquisition of Infront will significantly increase the future impact of the Wanda Group in the culture and entertainment […]
BEIJING (Reuters) - Dalian Wanda Group Co, which controls China's biggest property developer and largest cinema chain, said it has agreed to buy Swiss sports marketing company Infront Sports & Media AG with a group of investors for 1.05 billion euros ($1.19 billion). Show More Summary
The acquisition comes on the heels of Zealot's purchase of management firm Premier Sports & Entertainment. read more
The merchant bank launched by Jeff Sine and Joe Ravitch in partnership with WME Entertainment also closes its second fund with $850 million for growth investments in media, entertainment, sports and lifestyle firms. read more
Media Matters For America has a good summary of the social media and MSM blowback sparked by Jay Leno‘s decision to cancel out of commitment with the National Shooting Sports Foundation (NSFF). The former Tonight Show host was set to...Show More Summary
Conservative media are freaking out after Jay Leno canceled an upcoming gig at the gun industry's 2015 trade show, the National Shooting Sports Foundation's (NSSF) SHOT Show, calling the comedian a "coward" who has "no spine." The NSSF...Show More Summary
The NBA has hired former Wasserman Media Group executive Malcolm Turner to be the president of its Development League.
TODAY NBC SPORTS GROUP HOSTED a media conference call to preview the 2014 Ryder Cup. Golf Channel analyst Frank Nobilo, Golf Channel host David Feherty and NBC/Golf Channel lead analyst Johnny Miller were on the phone sharing their thoughts about the upcoming matches at Gleneagles. Show More Summary
– “FOX Sports Digital – Sporting News Media,” the newly formed joint entity created by FOX Sports Digital and Sporting News Media, a PERFORM Group company, ranked no. 1 in digital sports video
The investment was led by the Raine Group, the merchant bank that specializes in media and technology deals, and included existing investors Redpoint Ventures, GGV Capital, and Atlas Venture.
Five station groups have undertaken a station swap similar to what happens at the trading deadline in professional sports. This time, though, the moves affect hundreds of people. Media General and LIN Media, looking to comply with Federal...Show More Summary