Friday, December 21, 2012: osmos Sports and partner, GoSportNet, are wrapping up 2012 and getting ready for summer sport registrations that will begin piling in next month. As 2012 comes to an end, Cosmos and GoSportNet are placing the finishing touches on some of the largest hockey tournaments in Ontario, including the Glen Bellerby Memorial AA Tournament hosted by the Barry Minor Hockey Asso [ ... ]READ MORE
Friday, December 7, 2012: or Toronto sports fans, the holidays are coming early this year.In just over a week, the Buffalo Bills will be charging into Toronto for their December 16th matchup against Rookie of the Year candidate Russell Wilson and the Seattle Seahawks. Coming off a big win last week against Jacksonville, and looking to continue this weekend against the underdog St. Louis Rams, [ ... ]READ MORE
Friday, November 30, 2012: here is a belief around North America that Canadians love hockey. In most cases, this theory holds true as hockey is entrenched in Canadian culture. The fact is many people north of the border do in fact eat, sleep, and breathe hockey..
Although Canadians know hockey on the ice, it is also apparent that Canada, and more specifically Cosmos Sports, has an intimate unde [ ... ]
Saturday, November 24, 2012: he Toronto Rush will be hosting it’s first ever Combine/Professional Tryout. Open to all men over the age of 18, the Combine will test both the physical and technical skills of each athlete. Attracting the top players from the region, the Rush will begin to build the foundation for their opening day roster. During the combine athletes will undergo a professional [ ... ]READ MORE
Friday, November 16, 2012: hroughout Cosmos Sports’ nine-year existence, Cosmos has remained committed to the slogan “Win the Business” with unparalleled dedication to service and results for customers. Although this commitment has remained consistent, each year offers distinct characteristics and new endeavors.In this year alone, Cosmos has already partnered with four of Canada’s nati [ ... ]READ MORE
Friday, November 9, 2012: n recent years, the definition of being on the “job hunt” has changed considerably. Much like other areas of our world, what once involved printing and mailing has become almost exclusively online. Job Seekers can now create a personalized online version of their resume and apply for a plethora of jobs with the click of a button. There are job boards for auto mech [ ... ]READ MORE
Friday, November 2, 2012: ypically during the fall season, the buzz around the Cosmos office is surrounding the return of hockey after a long, hot summer. This year however, the Canadian Finals Rodeo (CFR) has the attention of the Cosmos employees. The CFR is the Canada’s National rodeo championship. As an event operated by Northlands (Owner of Rexall Place, Edmonton EXPO Centre, Northlands [ ... ]READ MORE
Friday, October 26th 2012: round this time last year, our top story was about Cosmos Sports President Cary Kaplan having been invited to be a key note speaker for the inaugural Arena Football University (AFU). Fast forward a year and much like university students around the world, class is back in session.
br/> For a second consecutive year, Cary was brought in by the Arena Football League (AFL) [ ... ]
Friday, October 19th 2012: The inaugural championship game was held in August, 2012 at the Pontiac Silverdome in Auburn Hills, Michigan (Home of the Detroit Mechanix) between the Indianapolis Alley Cats and Philadelphia Spinners. Cosmos Sports' Business Development Coordinator, Greg Long attended the game and said "I've never played ultimate before, so I was surprised with the speed and intensit [ ... ]READ MORE
Monday, October 15th 2012: espite traveling to Montreal, Quebec for the conference, Cary was not far from home when discussing Ticket Sales. As a Ticket Sales expert with previous experience working with the National Hockey League (NHL), Chicago Cubs, and Houston Rockets, Cary was looking forward to this speaking opportunity. It is always an exciting opportunity to apply Cosmos Sports' proven [ ... ]READ MORE
Thursday, September 27th 2012: hey say what goes around comes back around. Everything is cyclical. It certainly happens in fashion; it also happens in sport.While it may feel like the Bills have been a part of the Toronto "sportscape" for a long time, in fact it was only 2008 when they first charged on to the field at Rogers Centre in front of 52,134 screaming fans. From that moment forward, T [ ... ]READ MORE
Friday, August 31st 2012:Cosmos Sports is trying to answer that exact question. Over the past 4 months Cosmos Sports has been performing a feasibility study to determine if a professional basketball league can work in Canada.
We have spent endless days collecting data, speaking with experts and governing bodies, and putting together a study to see if Canada wants and can sustain a professional b [ ... ]
Friday, August 24th 2012:Early Saturday morning there was a buzz around Eglinton Flats in Toronto as teams arrived for the first annual Festival of Football Charity Soccer Tournament. The event was created by the Executive Director of the West Park Health Centre Foundation, Mike Fenton, as a way to promote active healthy living and raise money for West Park Health Centre Foundation. With major d [ ... ]READ MORE
Friday, August 17th 2012:Hosted in the largest amateur athletic facility in the world, the MLS (Major League Soccer) National Sales Center (NSC) is changing the way that teams are recruiting the next generation of sales executives. As a highly selective sales training program, it provides a one-of-kind learning environment and exposure to the fundamentals of MLS ticket selling. The goal of the c [ ... ]READ MORE
Friday, August 10th 2012:To Amelia and Cary Kaplan it seems like just yesterday that Cosmos Sports opened its doors in 2003. All that could be seen as you entered the office was one desk, one shared cell phone (that was often seen tossed among colleagues to answer calls and assist customers), one computer, and a handful of chairs.
br/> The only things that remained constant out of that group so [ ... ]
Friday, July 27th 2012:Whether it's on the ice in the desert or on the diamond in the Windy City, Cosmos Sports is making waves across the United States this summer. Having barely touched back down in Toronto after spending last week in Iowa, Cosmos Sports President Cary Kaplan was off to Arizona to spend this week with the Phoenix Coyotes’ (NHL) new Inside Sales Team.
> Cosmos Sports is [ ... ]
Friday, July 20th 2012:You know you are doing something right when you have trained every single major hockey league in North America; now including six teams from the United States Hockey League (USHL). This is the case for President of Cosmos Sports, Cary Kaplan, who keeps tacking on the kilometres (or miles for our U.S. readers), as he took a trip to Iowa this past week to work closely wi [ ... ]READ MORE
Friday, July 13th 2012:Many Canadians could not accurately recall the last time Canada has competed in the FIFA World Cup. This may be because the last time they qualified for this elite competition was 26 years ago in 1986.
br/> However, the tide may be shifting as Canada has its eyes fixed on the upcoming 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil.
Cosmos Sports will once again be partnering up with the C [ ... ]
Friday, June 29th 2012: osmos Sports officially broke into the entertainment industry in 2011, partnering with the Hamilton based heatre Aquarius. Theatre Aquarius is a diverse theatre experience that offers a variety of shows for everyone to enjoy. Cosmos continues to work withheatre Aquarius into the 2012-2013 season with a hit line-up featuring Jamie Farr from TV's hit series M*A*S*H, [ ... ]READ MORE
Friday, June 22nd 2012:Cosmos Sports has teamed up with West Park Healthcare Centre Foundation and SDI Marketing for the Festival of Football on August 18th. This greatly anticipated event held at the Eglinton Flats is an adult-oriented charity soccer tournament that will raise money for the redevelopment plan for the West Park Healthcare Centre. West Park Healthcare Centre has been around for 1 [ ... ]READ MORE
Friday, June 15th 2012:Cosmos Sports is thrilled to be partnering with USA Football for the 2012 IFAF Under 19 World Championships in Austin, Texas. Cosmos will be assisting USA Football with their ticket sales for the event. .
br/> Eight countries will compete for gold in the 2nd annual world championships, including the United States, Canada, Japan, Panama, Austria, France, Sweden, and American Sa [ ... ]
Friday, June 8th 2012: he staff at Cosmos Sports was a big part in helping former owner Ted Nishi in the recent sale of the Georgetown Raiders Junior A Hockey Club to Bill Court, a Burlington businessman of the Court Group. The deal was approved and finalized on Saturday June 2nd 2012 at the OJHL’s annual general meeting in Mississauga and formally announced in a press release June 4th.
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Friday, June 1st 2012:Cosmos Sports helped Noggin Pro Inc. launch a new product called the Noggin™ at the Hockey Hall of Fame’s Esso Theatre. The Event was hosted by TSN’s Kate Beirness and featured some excellent guest speakers. The speakers included former NHL player Wendel Clark, Director of StopConcussions.com Kerry Goulet, President of the Greater Toronto Hockey League (GTHL) Nat Rea, [ ... ]READ MORE
Friday, May 25th 2012:On Tuesday May 29, 2012, nogginPro Inc, in association with Cosmos Sports, will be holding a press conference at 11 a.m. at the Hockey Hall of Fame in Toronto to introduce a new piece of protective headgear to the media and sports world. Planned speakers include Wendel Clark (former Captain of the Toronto Maple Leaf), Dr. Glenn Copeland (Chief Medical Officer of nogginPro I [ ... ]READ MORE
Tuesday, May 15, 2012:Back on the road, Cary travelled to Nebraska this past week to train two teams in the United States Hockey League (USHL). Cosmos President Cary Kaplan trained both the Omaha Lancers and Lincoln Stars in separate one day training sessions.
Cary trained both teams on ticket sales and revenue generation strategies, imparting his patent methods on the team’s staff. Educating [ ... ]
Friday, April 27, 2012:GoSportNet.com offers a free online listing service for youth and adult sport leagues, tournaments, and camps. Sport organizers can advertise their tournaments to thousands of coaches and managers across North America to help increase their registration numbers. GoSportNet is a one-stop spot to find sports tournaments and leagues across North America.
GoSportNet also offers [ ... ]
Tuesday, April 18th, 2012:Cosmos Sports is excited to be partnering with the Canadian Soccer Association (CSA) in their ticket sales campaign for the Canadian Men’s National Team and their 2012 home matches.
r/> Canada is looking to capture a spot in the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil™. The four games for all home matches to be played at BMO Field in Toronto are as follows:.
/>CANADA'S MEN'S NATIONAL [ ... ]
Thursday, April 05, 2012:Cosmos Sports and the Chicago Bandits are back together again, this time partnering on a long term consulting program. Over the next two years, Cosmos Sports will be working closely with the Chicago Bandits to help them in all areas of consulting and revenue generation..
As part of the partnership, Cary will be travelling to Chicago once a year to meet with the entire Ba [ ... ]
Monday March 31st, 2012Cosmos Sports Institute 11 concluded in November 2011 and brought out two talented and passionate students, Adam Gordon and James McIntosh. Both have since been placed with Tennis Canada as Account Executives and undoubtedly have a long future in sports ticket sales ahead of them..
CSI staff mentored Adam and James allowing them to develop their confidence and become incre [ ... ]
Friday March 21st, 2012:Looking to hit the links this summer? If so, Cosmos Sports has you covered as they continue to add new golf course partners to its retail program with Costco Wholesalers. After a successful campaign in 2010 which saw 12 different golf courses partner with Cosmos Sports, consumers across Ontario can visit select Costco Wholesaler for golf course gift certificate to some gr [ ... ]READ MORE
March 12, 2012:After an Executive Search conducted by Cosmos Sports that saw well over 100 applicants, Cricket Canada is proud to announce the hiring of Doug Hannum as the organization's new Chief Executive Officer. Doug brings over 25 years of experience in sport and non-profit sectors to the role, which began March 12, 2012
A highly qualified sports management professional with extensive exper [ ... ]
Tuesday March, 3rd 2012:Cosmos Sports is proud to announce a continuing partnership with Theatre Aquarius in Hamilton. As part of the partnership, Cosmos will be assisting Theatre Aquarius in selling season subscriptions for their upcoming 40th season. With a great line-up of shows in store for the 2012/2013 season, Cosmos is excited at the opportunity to assist Theatre Aquarius and continually [ ... ]READ MORE
Thrusday, February 29th, 2012:After training the United States Professional Hockey League (USHL) in Columbus, Georgia and the Southern Professional Hockey League (SPHL) in Chicago, Illinois, Cosmos Sports has trained every significant professional and amateur hockey league in North America.
Cary has conducted revenue generation coaching for over 250 hockey teams and over 3,000 sports executives [ ... ]
Friday, February 9th, 2012:The Mississauga St. Michaels Major’s are a junior ice hockey team in the Central division of the Eastern Conference in the Ontario Hockey League. After being moved from Toronto in 2007, the Majors found a home here in Mississauga at the Hershey Centre.
a continued effort to build a relationship within the community, the Mississauga Majors are pleased to announce [ ... ]
Friday, January 20th, 2012:Cosmos Sports is proud to be assisting Mosaic Sales Solutions and NFL Canada; in the promotion of the following:.
Friday, January 6th, 2012: Cosmos Sports is excited to announce a new partnership with online sports listings and management services organization GoSportNet. GoSportNet was designed to help parents and volunteers involved in minor league sports achieve their goals. Go SportNet’s core services include online free tournament listing, online tournament registration management, online free league [ ... ]READ MORE