Category: Sports

DX™ to Be Inducted into WWE® Hall of Fame

STAMFORD, Conn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–WWE (NYSE: WWE) today announced that D-Generation X members Triple H, Shawn Michaels, Chyna, Road Dogg, Billy Gunn and X-Pac will be inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame at a ceremony on Saturday, April 6 at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, NY as part of WrestleMania® Week. One of the most innovative and …

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Houston to Host the 2020 WWE® Royal Rumble®

STAMFORD, Conn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–WWE® (NYSE: WWE) today announced that Minute Maid Park in Houston will host the Royal Rumble on Sunday, January 26, 2020. The event will mark WWE’s debut at Minute Maid Park and the second time the Royal Rumble has been held at a baseball stadium following this year’s event at Chase Field in …

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Silver Airways Launches Partnership with AAF’s Orlando Apollos:

Orlando Apollos Football Fans Win Big as Silver Airways Becomes Proud Airline Sponsor of Orlando Apollos Silver Airways Offering 10 Percent Discount* for all Apollos Fans FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Orlando Apollos football fans are winning big this season as Silver Airways launched a new partnership with The Alliance of American Football league’s undefeated Orlando Apollos. …

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EMASS Senior Softball League Opens Player Registration for 2019 Season

Celebrating its 25 Year Anniversary, EMASS Offers Adults Over 50 the Opportunity to Engage in Balanced Competition, Be Part of a Team, and Form Lifelong Friendships BOSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–lt;a href=”https://twitter.com/hashtag/EMASS?src=hash” target=”_blank”gt;#EMASSlt;/agt;–Entering its 25th season, the EMASS Senior Softball League is launching its annual recruitment campaign for players age 50 and over. The 400-plus member league draws …

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Manchester United and Maui Jim Announce Global Partnership

MANCHESTER, England–(BUSINESS WIRE)–(NYSE:MANU) Manchester United today announces a multi-year partnership with Hawaii-based sunglasses and eyewear brand Maui Jim. Renowned for their superior lens technology and premium collections, Maui Jim will supply the Manchester United first team, academy and women’s teams with glasses from their sun and optical ranges. As part of the agreement, Maui Jim …

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NIKE, Inc. Declares $0.22 Quarterly Dividend

BEAVERTON, Ore.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–NIKE, Inc. (NYSE: NKE) announced today that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.22 per share on the company’s outstanding Class A and Class B Common Stock payable on April 1, 2019 to shareholders of record at the close of business March 4, 2019. About NIKE, Inc. NIKE, …

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PPG Foundation Invests $45,000 in 8 Alabama Organizations

Funding supports educational, community sustainability programs in aerospace community HUNTSVILLE, Ala.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–PPG (NYSE:PPG) today announced that the PPG Foundation recently invested $45,000 in eight Alabama organizations in support of educational and community sustainability programs. The grants were made in the fourth quarter of 2018 on behalf of PPG’s aerospace facility in Huntsville, Alabama. The grant …

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Acushnet Holdings Corp. To Announce Fourth-Quarter And Full-Year 2018 Financial Results On February 28, 2019

News Release To Be Available On www.AcushnetHoldingsCorp.com FAIRHAVEN, Mass.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Acushnet Holdings Corp. (NYSE:GOLF) (“Acushnet”) will publish its fourth-quarter and full-year 2018 financial results on February 28, 2019 at approximately 6:45 a.m. ET. Acushnet will also issue an advisory news release via the Acushnet Investor Relations (http://www.acushnetholdingscorp.com/ir) and the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (https://www.sec.gov/cgi-bin/browse-edgar?company=acushnet&owner=exclude&action=getcompany) websites …

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Tissot Debuts Interactive Fan Experience at NBA All-Star 2019

The Official Watch of the NBA and NBA All-Star Engages Fans in Charlotte with Innovative Activations, Player Appearances and More CHARLOTTE, N.C.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–lt;a href=”https://twitter.com/hashtag/ThisIsYourTime?src=hash” target=”_blank”gt;#ThisIsYourTimelt;/agt;–Tissot, the Official Watch of the NBA and NBA All-Star, will be active throughout NBA All-Star 2019, welcoming athletes, talent, influencers and fans to talk the latest in style, fashion and …

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Jackie Robinson Foundation to Honor Baseball Commissioner Robert D. Manfred, Jr., UNINTERRUPTED & SpringHill Entertainment CEO Maverick Carter, and Award-Winning Pianist/Composer Kris Bowers at Annual ROBIE Awards Dinner

Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Salamander Hotels & Resorts Sheila C. Johnson will serve as Event Chairperson NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–lt;a href=”https://twitter.com/hashtag/JR100?src=hash” target=”_blank”gt;#JR100lt;/agt;–The Jackie Robinson Foundation (JRF) today announced the recipients of the 2019 ROBIE Awards, which will be presented at its annual Awards Dinner on Monday, March 4th at the New York Marriott Marquis. …

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Bojangles’® Salutes the Stars of Breakfast with Flour-Tossing Billboard, Chance for Basketball Fans to Win Legendary Prizes

Fans can share ‘flour-filtered’ photos on Twitter and Instagram using #BiscuitBaller CHARLOTTE, N.C.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–To celebrate the upcoming celebrity basketball events in Charlotte and in honor of Bojangles’ own Master Biscuit Makers – the stars of breakfast – the hometown favorite restaurant is having a little fun with one of basketball’s most popular pregame rituals and …

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PPG Foundation Invests $428,000 in 20 Pittsburgh-Area Programs

Funding supports educational, community sustainability initiatives PITTSBURGH–(BUSINESS WIRE)–PPG (NYSE:PPG) today announced that the PPG Foundation recently invested $428,000 in 20 organizations to support educational and community sustainability programs in the Greater Pittsburgh area, where PPG maintains its global headquarters and several facilities. The grants were made in the second half of 2018. The grant recipients …

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Global Sports Coaching Platform Market (2019-2023) to Record a Staggering CAGR of Approx 33% During the Forecast Period – ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The “Global Sports Coaching Platform Market 2019-2023” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering. The sports coaching platform will register a CAGR of almost 33% by 2023. Owing to the significant increase in the adoption of sports software video analytics platforms have become a prominent tool for analyzing player performance as well as streamlining …

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PyeongChang Forum 2019 Opens to Create a Global Discussion on the Earth and Its Citizens

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea–(BUSINESS WIRE)–lt;a href=”https://twitter.com/hashtag/2018PyeongChangWinterOlympics?src=hash” target=”_blank”gt;#2018PyeongChangWinterOlympicslt;/agt;–The PyeongChang Forum 2019 will be held in Alpensia Convention Center in Pyeongchang County, Gangwon Province, South Korea from Feb. 13 to Feb. 15. The forum will be hosted by the Government of Gangwon Province and organized by Gangwon Convention&Visitors Bureau. PyeongChang Forum 2019 is the second edition of a …

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2018 Arthur Murray Dance Studio Franchise Disclosure Document FDD – ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The “2018 Arthur Murray Dance Studio Franchise Disclosure Document FDD” franchise document has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering. This FDD discloses detailed information on the franchise system including its history, executive management team, financial performance, franchise-related litigation and bankruptcy, unit growth and turnover. The document also includes the terms and conditions that apply to …

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Harrah’s Philadelphia Casino and Racetrack to Open Topgolf Swing Suite on Friday, February 15

The Topgolf Swing Suite will be the first of its kind in the Philadelphia area CHESTER, Pa.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Harrah’s Philadelphia Casino and Racetrack announced today that Topgolf Swing Suite, an interactive entertainment space for social gatherings and practice sessions, will officially open to the public on February 15 at 12:00 pm. A celebratory ribbon cutting ceremony …

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beIN SPORTS’ Exclusive Coverage of El Clásico Continues Ratings Surge Among U.S. Audiences

Copa Del Rey “El Clásico” Matchup Is Most-Watched Program Among Spanish-Language Sports Cable Networks MIAMI–(BUSINESS WIRE)–beIN SPORTS today announced key ratings wins following the highly anticipated Copa del Rey semifinal “El Clásico” matchup between rivals FC Barcelona and Real Madrid, which aired in the afternoon on February 6th live from Camp Nou Stadium in Barcelona, …

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Amplify® Shows How NBA® G-League® Team, Others Use Promotional Products to Build Brands

OSHKOSH, Wis.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–lt;a href=”https://twitter.com/hashtag/4imprint?src=hash” target=”_blank”gt;#4imprintlt;/agt;–When the Wisconsin Herd® opened its inaugural season, promotional products helped create memorable events and fan loyalty, resulting in a league-leading 12 sold-out games and record-setting season attendance. ESPN® Louisville did the same, using promotional giveaways to create lasting memories for 1,500 fans attending their “Play Hooky with ESPN Louisville at …

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