Featured Story

Hangin' With ... JMI Senior Vice President Of Marketing Communications Tim Bampton

Published in SportsBusiness Daily Global on 04 / 24 / 15

TIM BAMPTON is the senior VP of marketing communications at JMI. In his position, he is in charge of JMI's 25-member global marketing communications team. The team, which is spread out across the agency's various office locations, tries to apply "global thinking at a local level," according to its...

Read More

Tags: People and Pop Culture, Europe

More Stories

12/04/13
Braunschweig Reports Slight Loss

Bundesliga club Eintracht Braunschweig "released its financial numbers for the '12-13 season in which it made a slight loss," according to the SID. Braunschweig Managing Dir Soeren Oliver Voigt reported a loss of €253,000 ($344,000) at the club's annual general meeting on Monday. During the pre ...

Tags: Finance, Europe

12/04/13
Report: Bundesliga Ticket Prices

German sports business magazine SPONSORs has analyzed the ticket prices and hospitality occupancy rate of all 36 Bundesliga and 2nd Bundesliga clubs and found out that a single-game ticket costs between €8-€94 ($11-$128) during the '13-14 season. It is SPONSORs' second consecutive re ...

Tags: Europe, International Football

12/04/13
D.C. United, Inter Milan Partner

Just weeks after Major League Soccer D.C. United co-Owner Erick Thohir took over Serie A Inter Milan, the clubs have announced a collaborative agreement to form a strategic partnership. The partnership will include sharing of team, organizational and competitive best practices, subject to relevant r ...

Tags: International Football, North America, Europe

12/03/13
Ingolstadt Extends Media-Saturn Deal

German Hockey League (DEL) club ERC Ingolstadt "will extend its sponsorship deal with electronics retail group Media-Saturn," according to Gottfried Sterner of the DONAUKURIER. Media-Saturn Co-Founder and former Exec Chair Leopold Stiefel "confirmed the extension on Friday." He said, "I expect that ...

Tags: Marketing and Sponsorship, Europe

12/03/13
Winter Sports, Handball Tops Eurosport

Pan-European sports network Eurosport "recorded high ratings for its broadcast of the Nordic skiing events in Kuusamo, Finland over the weekend," according to Uwe Mantel of DWDL. The ski jumping competition attracted 400,000 viewers on Saturday afternoon. The number translated into a market share of ...

Tags: Media, Europe

12/03/13
Schalke Boycotts Interviews With ZDF

Bundesliga club Schalke "has launched an interview boycott against German public broadcaster ZDF," according to Uwe Mantel of DWDL. Neither players nor coaches "were available for interviews after Saturday's Bundesliga game against Stuttgart." The reason for the club's boycott is that ZDF "will for ...

Tags: Media, Europe

12/03/13
DFL Criticizes Frankfurt's Sponsorship Deal

German Football League (DFL) President Reinhard Rauball "has criticized 2nd Bundesliga side FSV Frankfurt and called for a termination of its sponsorship deal with Saudia Airlines," according to SPIEGEL ONLINE. The reason is that the Saudi Arabia-based airline "is allegedly refusing to transport Isr ...

Tags: Marketing and Sponsorship, Europe

12/03/13
Williams Named European Tour Chair

DAVID WILLIAMS has been appointed chairman of the board of directors of The PGA European Tour effective in January. Williams will be responsible for building on the legacy left by NEIL COLES , further developing the Tour and its business activities around the world. He is currently cha ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture, Europe

12/02/13
Mahindra Racing Joins Formula E

Mahindra Racing, the motorsports division of the Mumbai-based Mahindra Group, signed an agreement with series promoters Formula E Holdings to become the eighth team and another global company to join the new FIA Formula E Championship. Mahindra is no stranger to int'l motorsports, with Mahindra Raci ...

Tags: Franchises, Europe

12/02/13
FIFPro Calls For End To Kafala System

Qatar "has been told by the world players' union FIFPro to abolish the kafala system for footballers and respect international standards for their contracts," according to Brian Homewood of REUTERS. The 2022 World Cup host nation "also heard that it was essential to allow the establishment of a loca ...

Tags: Leagues and Governing Bodies, Europe

Video Powered By - Castfire CMS Powered By - Sitecore

Report a Bug