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ICYMI – Top Stories from the week of Dec 3 – Dec 9, 2017
ICYMI – Top Stories from the week of Dec 3 – Dec 9, 2017
Every week we recap the top Canadian Sports Business stories from the past week. Rogers Pondering Sale Of Blue Jays As Another Media Company Whiffs With Baseball Mike Ozanian of Forbes recounts the other examples of media companies purchasing baseball teams in hopes of finding profitable synergy. As the title of the article suggests, this
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ICYMI – Top Stories from the week of Nov 19 – 25, 2017
ICYMI – Top Stories from the week of Nov 19 – 25, 2017
In this new weekly segment, we’re curating the top stories in Canadian Sports Business from the week that was. Niagara Sport Commission ceases operations Despite some recent big wins for the organization, including successful bids to host to 2021 Canada Summer Games and the FIBA U18, the board has decided to close up shop due
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Predicting Ticket Sales with Google
Predicting Ticket Sales with Google
Whenever I’m introduced to a new podcast, I like to go back to older episodes and listen to ones that peak my interest. I recently started listening to the Freakonomics Radio Podcast with Stephen Dubner. For anyone not familiar with Stephen Dubner or his Podcast, each episode “explores the riddles of everyday life”. For example,
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ICYMI – Top Stories from the week of Nov 5 – Nov 11, 2017
ICYMI – Top Stories from the week of Nov 5 – Nov 11, 2017
In this new weekly segment, we’re curating the top stories in Canadian Sports Business from the week that was. Are you not entertained? Canadian sports tech companies want to change that As Sports Media companies look to adjust to the changing viewing habits, some Canadian Startups are leading the way through virtual and augmented reality.
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ICYMI – Top Stories from the week of Oct 22-28, 2017
ICYMI – Top Stories from the week of Oct 22-28, 2017
In this new weekly segment, we’re curating the top stories in Canadian Sports Business from the week that was. As this is our first, we’ve included a few stories from earlier than last week. Rogers considering selling naming rights to Rogers Centre According to Bob Elliot of the Canadian Baseball Network, Rogers Communications, which owns
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Marketing Lessons from Bar Rescue
Marketing Lessons from Bar Rescue
The optimist in us would like to think that if our marketing efforts lead someone to attend our event, that our job is done. We tell ourselves that the event experience is so good, that they’ll be hooked and want to come back again and again. This is often used to justify giving away free
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5 “Off The Wall” Game Day Experiences
5 “Off The Wall” Game Day Experiences
The minor leagues of sports are known to be the birthplace of some of the most off the wall game day experiences. The in game promotions serve to differentiate the minor leagues from their major league competitors, and of course to entertain and delight the fans in attendance. As a fan, these can be some
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