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Soccer - 19 Jul 2019 - Sponsorship
VfL Osnabrück, the German soccer club newly-promoted to the 2. Bundesliga, have struck a sleeve sponsorship deal with Sievert, the building materials company headquartered in the same north-west city.
Business - 19 Jul 2019 - Agency
Legends, the US sports marketing agency, has acquired MainGate, an event retail and merchandise company.
Various - 07 May 2019 - Agency
Lausanne, 6 May 2019 – BCW (Burson Cohn & Wolfe), a leading global communications company, today announced the launch of the third edition of its sport management book, The New Sports Organisation: Eight Essentials for Renewing the Management of Sport Organisations.
Business - 08 Jan 2019 - Agency
Lausanne, 8 January 2019 – Following the merger of the two global advisory firms Burson-Marsteller and Cohn & Wolfe, Lausanne-based Burson-Marsteller Sport will from today on operate as the sports practice of Burson Cohn & Wolfe.
Business - 15 Mar 2018 - Agency
Tellyo, the advanced cloud-based video production platform, has announced its new solution – Tellyo On Demand – a market first. The announcement came as part of the company’s pitch at last weekend’s 10th annual SXSW Accelerator Pitch Event held in Austin, Texas, between 9-18 March 2018.
Aquatics - 07 Feb 2018 - Agency
LAUSANNE, Switzerland – 7 February 2018 -- The Gwangju 2019 Organizing Committee for the 18th FINA World Swimming Championships has appointed Burson-Marsteller Sport as its official international communications agency.
Business - 17 Jan 2018 - Agency
Lausanne, 17th January 2018 – Burson-Marsteller, a leading global strategic communications and public relations firm, announced today it has fully integrated its specialised international sport consultancy firm, TSE Consulting, and formed a new unit, Burson-Marsteller Sport.  Beginning today, TSE Consulting will operate under the Burson-Marsteller name.
Various - 15 Nov 2017 - Agency
Laureus World Sports Awards, the world’s most prestigious global sports awards ceremony, has appointed sport and entertainment consultancy, Clifford French, to implement a UK communications and influencer campaign.
eSports - 06 Sep 2017 - Agency
Lausanne, Switzerland, Wednesday 6th September, 2017 - To assess the perception and ambition of cities towards hosting esport events, TSE Consulting conducted an online survey with its database of more than 500 cities earlier this year. The results of this survey have been compiled into a host cities and esport report – the first of its kind.
Athletics - 10 Aug 2017 - Agency
Thursday 10th August 2017, London, UK: The Sports Consultancy is delighted to announce that, in just over a year since it was appointed as the exclusive UK rights marketing agent for the sale of all sponsorship rights for the World Para Athletics Championships, and also sourcing National suppliers for the IAAF World Championships London 2017, they have achieved excellent sponsorship sales.
Athletics - 03 Aug 2017 - Media rights
Once again and more than ever, the African continent will have to demonstrate its true athletic abilities at the 16th edition of the IAAF World Championships organized in London from 4-13 August 2017.
Business - 11 Jan 2017 - Agency
NEW YORK (January 11, 2016) – Today, WME | IMG announced a partnership to benefit UNICEF, the United Nations Children’s Fund, a trailblazing humanitarian organization undeterred in its mission to ensure that all children survive and thrive. The alliance will be driven by the WME | IMG Foundation and the U.S. Fund for UNICEF, both headquartered in New York.
Business - 04 Oct 2016 - Agency
Due to the large number of entry extension requests that the ESA office received on the official cut-off day last Friday, we have decided to extend the submission deadline for a further week.
Business - 09 Aug 2016 - Agency
08 August 2016: GlobalSportsJobs is pleased to announce a strategic partnership with specialist sports lawfirm Couchmans LLP. Recognised as the Who's Who Legal Law Firm of the Year (Sports) 2016, Couchmans LLP is widely regarded as the specialist sports law firm, providing legal and commercial advice to many of the biggest names in the sports industry and representing over 150 clients worldwide in the last 12 months alone.   
Soccer - 31 May 2016 - Leagues & cups
England’s U21 victory over France in the final of the prestigious Toulon Tournament was their first success in the competition for 22 years.
15 Apr 2016 - Agency
JTA, the international relations and communications consultancy specialising in sport and the Olympic Movement, is set to launch JTA Pacific, a wholly-owned subsidiary in Los Angeles, California, as the company embarks on an international expansion drive following a period of sustained growth.
Cycling - 06 Apr 2016 - Media rights
The EBU and IMG have been appointed by the Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI) to distribute the worldwide rights to all World Championships for the next eight years.
01 Mar 2016 - Internet
Alibaba Sport Group (“Alisports”) and OCEANS Sports & Entertainment Inc. (“OCEANS”) have announced a strategic partnership to combine the two companies’ complementary resources in the development and marketing of sports in China.
29 Feb 2016 - Agency
Brussels, 29 February 2016 – Burson-Marsteller, a leading global strategic communications and public relations firm, announced today it has acquired a majority stake in TSE Consulting, an international sports consulting firm. TSE Consulting, which will become a fully integrated part of the Burson-Marsteller network, specialises in providing communications counsel to public sector and international sport organisations and will strengthen the sports capabilities of Burson-Marsteller.
Soccer - 16 Nov 2015 - Media rights
For the second consecutive time, the international company TV MEDIA SPORT (TVMS) has gained UEFA’s trust and has renewed exclusive free-to-air UEFA EURO 2016 media rights in 38 territories of Sub-Saharan Africa.
Horse racing - 02 Nov 2015 - Television
The 2015 Emirates Melbourne Cup will be televised live on Eurosport in over 70 countries on their European and Asian networks, and by international broadcasters throughout the Middle East, India and Australia.
Horse racing - 30 Oct 2015 - Television
The 2015 Breeders’ Cup World Championships will be televised live on Eurosport in over 70 countries on their European and Asian networks, and by international broadcasters throughout the Middle East, India and America.
22 Oct 2015 - Agency
We are proud to announce that 2 great athletes joined the GPS Performance Team this fall: The young and talented Italian skier Marta Bassino (19 years old) and the world Nr 3 in Downhill, from Chamonix, Guillermo Fayed.
Basketball - 11 Aug 2015 - Bidding
The successful bid of China for the 2019 FIBA Men’s Basketball World Cup concluded a very busy and highly successful three weeks for TSE Consulting, leading to the firm looking forward to further expansion in Asia.
Motor racing - 28 May 2015 - Events
The Automobile Club de l’Ouest, the creator and organiser of the Le Mans 24 Hours and promoter of the FIA World Endurance Champion, has strengthened its marketing organisation with the arrival of Thibaut Potdevin.
21 May 2015 - Agency
London, 21 May 2015: Brand engagement experts Havas Sports & Entertainment (Havas SE) and brand entertainment agency Cake, both part of the Havas Media Group (HMG), will come together in the UK as Havas Sports & Entertainment Cake (Havas SE Cake).
Soccer - 24 Apr 2015 - Agency
Sochi, Russia: Zlatan Ibrahimović, regarded as one of the best football players of his generation, has been awarded the Play For Change (PFC) Media Award at the inaugural SportAccord Euronews Awards.
21 Apr 2015 - Agency
Paris, April 21, 2015 - Stéphane Desprez, former CEO of Fédération internationale de motocyclisme (FIM) and member of the Managing Committee of Rugby World Cup 2007 in France, joins the Group Revolution 9 to launch R9 Sport.
13 Apr 2015 - Television
10 Apr 2015 - SportAccord to launch Media House during the SportAccord Convention 2015, for the benefit of its members. Initial services launched with IEC in Sports
American football - 12 Mar 2015 - Media rights
The NFL and The Global Landscape: Join Mark Waller, Executive Vice President, International, NFL and Dan Cohen, SVP Americas, MP & Silva, in a discussion on the global business of American football, where the sport is going and what the opportunities and challenges are.
12 Mar 2015 - Agency
TSE Consulting, the international consulting firm specialised in sport, is pleased to announce the opening of TSE’s new office located in the Turkish Olympic House in Istanbul.
05 Mar 2015 - Agency
Havas Sports & Entertainment (Havas SE), the global brand engagement network of Havas, and Seaters, the online platform to fill empty seats at sports and music events, have announced a strategic partnership today on the occasion of the Leaders Sport Business Summit in New York.
17 Feb 2015 - Events
TSE Consulting, the international consulting firm, has published a new independent study called ‘Sports events: are host cities maximising the commercial opportunities?’ The new study explores the hypothesis that cities are not making the most of the commercial opportunities presented to them through the hosting of sports events.
13 Feb 2015 - Agency
12th February 2015, London: The Sports Consultancy, the rapidly growing London based agency, is bolstering its commercial services offering to its growing roster of rights holder and event clients with a significant investment into its rights marketing business to be spearheaded by one of the industry’s most experienced and respected professionals, Marc Hope
Cycling - 10 Feb 2015 - Agency
The Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI) has appointed TSE Consulting to review how international cycling events are marketed and promoted to potential host cities around the world.
Motorcycling - 16 Jan 2015 - Media rights
The FIM is pleased to announce the signature of a two-year partnership with Dorna Sports for management of the TV rights for the Championships promoted by the FIM.
13 Jan 2015 - Agency
London, England – RedTorch Managing Director Jonny Murch, and Directors Alex Ross and Chris Argyle-Robinson have taken joint ownership of the London-based marketing agency, after an internal buyout for an undisclosed sum.
Soccer - 07 Jan 2015 - Media rights
The SunExpress Cup (1) is an international friendly football tournament in Belek, Antalya - Turkey providing the best of football during the winter-break.
Archery - 05 Dec 2014 - Federations & NOCs
The Lausanne-based company will cater for World Archery’s existing sponsors and look to expand the federation’s partnership portfolio.
31 Oct 2014 - Events
Gauteng Province has appointed TSE Consulting, the international management consultancy specialised in sport, to assist in a review of its strategy for out-reach sand relationship building efforts in international sport.
15 Sep 2014 - Agency
Havas Sports & Entertainment (Havas SE), the global brand engagement network of Havas, has today announced a strategic partnership with Vincent Gaillard, a former Coca-Cola senior global sponsorship executive and former Director General of SportAccord, who recently launched the global sports consultancy, SportCom Ventures.
Conferences - 11 Aug 2014 - Agency
New players line up for Sports Matters. Sports Matters is designed by, with and for the Asia Pacific sports industry so we're particularly excited that this year’s programme boasts new faces, new topics and lots of terrific networking events. It’s the place to connect with the people who matter most in sport.
Games - 24 Jun 2014 - Bidding
The City of Edmonton has appointed TSE Consulting as lead consultants in its bid for the 2022 Commonwealth Games.
22 Apr 2014 - Agency
London, England; 22 April 2014: JTA has received a prestigious Queen’s Award for Enterprise in International Trade (announced yesterday, on Her Majesty The Queen’s 88th birthday), in recognition of the company’s impressive recent growth in revenue and number of clients from outside the UK.
21 Feb 2014 - Agency
The international media agency B4 Capital announced today the opening of new series of operating offices including Miami, Hong Kong and Dubai.
28 Nov 2013 - Sponsorship
Info Media Sports - The pioneer sports marketing research firm in the Middle East- declared the launch of a new and unique set of analytical tools and indices for serving its clients in the field of sport marketing, sponsorship and sports communication.
18 Nov 2013 - Agency
GlobalSportsJobs, the leading specialist digital media platform for the international sports industry have established a new partnership with UEFA, the governing body of European football.
Soccer - 20 Aug 2013 - Media rights
Pully-Lausanne, 20.08.2013 - Matchworld Football SA is proud to announce the organization of an international friendly football match between the National team of Spain (current World and Europeans Champions - Nr. 1 in the FIFA ranking) and Chile (Nr. 21 in the FiFA ranking) on the 10.09.2013 at 20.00 in the Geneva Stadium (Switzerland).
Soccer - 10 Jul 2013 - Media rights
IMG Media, a division of IMG Worldwide, the sports, fashion and media company, is to exclusively market the Premier League's media rights in Spain and Andorra for the next three years.
Tennis - 23 May 2013 - Events
The Sports Consultancy, the London based sports agency, is proud to reveal its role in supporting the Women’s Tennis Association (WTA) in securing Singapore as the host city for the WTA Championships, from 2014 to 2018, marking a record-breaking agreement for the Championships. The deal further consolidates The Sports Consultancy’s position as a rapidly growing specialist in all aspects of the relationship between major events and host cities.
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