Reimagine your sports experience with NeuLion. As consumers continue to embrace new ways to watch sports, NeuLion is leading the way, creating and delivering the most far-reaching digital experiences in the market; changing the way sports are delivered and consumed.
Through its complete end-to-end video platform, NeuLion specializes in digital video broadcasting, distribution and monetization of live and on-demand sports and entertainment content to any connected device. We help our customers, including the NFL, NBA, UFC, Sky Sports, Univision, Rogers and others, build, deliver and grow their digital business with stunning video quality and personalized, interactive experiences enjoyed by their viewers around the globe.
NeuLion’s technology speeds time to market, reduces the costs in comparison to alternative approaches and creates new and meaningful experiences for viewers, all while driving new sources of revenue. Unlock the true value of your digital rights. For more information about NeuLion, visit www.NeuLion.com.
With more than 80 reporters, editors and guest columnists, SportsBusiness Journal is the category-leading weekly magazine covering sports business. SportsBusiness Daily, the industry’s leading daily online site summarizes industry news reported by more than 600 media outlets while its international subsidiary, SportsBusiness Global, covers sports business news stories throughout the world by following more than 200 local language publications and media outlets.
Resource Guide LIVE is the industry’s digital directory with listings on more than 75,000 people and in more than 11,000 companies. The Sports Business Conference and Events Group currently produces 12 industry-leading conferences and events.
More information can be found at: sportsbusinessjournal.com; sportsbusinessdaily.com; sportsbusinessdaily.com/global; resourceguidelive.com and sportsbusinessdaily.com/conferences-events.
The Sports Business Group is a division of American City Business Journals (ACBJ), which comprises a host of city-specific weekly business journals, BizJournals.com and Hemmings Motor News. ACBJ is part of Advance Publications.
Loeb & Loeb’s integrated Sports Practice draws upon the knowledge base and diverse experience of attorneys in a variety of substantive disciplines to address the myriad legal challenges and opportunities facing the industry today and serve as trusted business advisors to media companies, leagues, franchises, owners, investors and athletes as they continue to shape the dynamic, multibillion-dollar business of sports. From cutting-edge media rights deals, tech-enabled sponsorships and fan engagement experiences to high-stakes corporate transactions, financing arrangements and intellectual property disputes, our team provides a full range of legal services to help our sports industry clients achieve their business objectives.
The National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing, Inc. (NASCAR) is the sanctioning body for the No. 1 form of motorsports in the United States. NASCAR consists of three national series (Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series™, NASCAR Xfinity Series™, and NASCAR Camping World Truck Series™), four regional series, one local grassroots series and three international series. The International Motor Sports Association™ (IMSA®) governs the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship™, the premier U.S. sports car series. Based in Daytona Beach, Fla., with offices in eight cities across North America, NASCAR sanctions more than 1,200 races in more than 30 U.S. states, Canada, Mexico and Europe. For more information visit NASCAR.com and IMSA.com, and follow NASCAR on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and Snapchat (‘NASCAR’).
MVPindex is the first comprehensive social media index, measurement, and valuation platform for sports and entertainment with more than 33,000 athletes, entertainers, teams, leagues, and brands ranked across the most popular social platforms. MVPindex's data and social media insights are serving clients throughout every facet of the sports and entertainment industries including top brands, teams, leagues, and agencies. To learn more visit www.mvpindex.com.
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In its 100 year history, Vinson & Elkins has grown to approximately 650 lawyers located in 16 offices around the world. Our technology attorneys provide experienced legal counsel and top-tier service to the evolving sports and digital media industries in litigation, technology development, licensing, and acquisition, IP, information security, and data privacy counseling, and other corporate transactions. We serve major sports leagues, media companies, and other technology participants in the industry, including content owners, software developers, and distributors of online content and streaming media. For more information, visit velaw.com.
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Proskauer’s Sports Law Group has been recognized by Chambers USA as "first-rate” with clients praising that “Proskauer is pretty much unparalleled.” As part of its "best in class – smart, focused and committed" practice, the firm represents a broad range of clients in antitrust; acquisitions of sports teams; sports-related financings; television, media and distribution agreements; stadium and arena development; key facility contracts, including naming rights, cornerstones and seat licenses; production and distribution of sports content across all platforms; e-Commerce and technology acquisition and licensing; joint ventures between sports entities and media and technology companies; collective bargaining agreements with players, referees, umpires and other game officials; and litigation matters involving the most pressing issues facing sports. For more information, please visit www.proskauer.com.
Sportradar is the leading provider of sports data and information globally, covering more than 400,000 live events across 48 sports. Sportradar has developed the industry’s most proficient software, distributing content and data that is easy to consume while setting new standards for speed and accuracy. Turner Media, Twitter and Samsung are among the leading companies in sports and digital media relying on Sportradar for innovative content, comprehensive applications and product development. Exclusive agreements with the NFL, NHL, International Tennis Federation and NASCAR are among its 65 worldwide league and federation partnerships. Sportradar’s U.S. Advisory Board includes Ted Leonsis, Mark Cuban and Michael Jordan. Learn more at www.sportradar.com.
ACCESS™ Event Solutions is revolutionizing the live events industry by providing advanced credential systems that solve modern security concerns. ACCESS™ has evolved into the industry leader for RFID integrated credentials, creating endless opportunities for functional enhancements that make event management easier and more secure. For more information, please visit www.accesseventsolutions.com or call 1-775-229-7200.
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