GoDaddy Returning As Super Bowl Advertiser For 11th TimePublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 11 / 24 / 14
GoDaddy is "returning to the Super Bowl for its 11th consecutive year" as an advertiser. The company "typically airs two commercials" during the game, but "this time around only purchased one" for NBC's Feb. 1 telecast. The 30-second spot, titled "Journey Home," will feature NASCAR driver Danica Pa...
ESPN International has named BEN NICHOLAS Dir of Sales, Europe (ESPN International)....CBS Sports named DANA MCCLINTOCK Dir, Olympic Communications (CBS Sports)....The International Motor Sports Assoc
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