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Brampton Beast Make Club History with 2017 Kelly C...

Brampton Beast Make Club History with 2017 Kelly Cup Playoff Berth Wednesday, April 5, 2017 Cosmos Sports & Entertainment is both pleased and excited to announce its partner - the Brampton Beast Hockey Club - has successfully clinched a playoff berth for the first time in the club’s ECHL history.  As such, the team will be gearing up for the first round of the Kelly Cup playoffs, set to begin upon the conclusion of the 2016-2017 regular season.  The Kelly Cup playoffs feature  [ ... ]

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HPO and Cosmos Sports Set Sights on Another Succes...

HPO and Cosmos Sports Set Sights on Another Successful Summer Campaign Thursday, March 9, 2017 Cosmos Sports is extremely proud to announce its renewedpartnership with one of its foremost entertainment partners – The Hamilton Philharmonic Orchestra.  Since this partnership’s inception in 2013, it has grown to be one of Cosmos’ most consistently successful, and mutually beneficial partnerships in many respects. This year’s partnership will see Cosmos’ sales team providing as [ ... ]

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Cosmos Sports Internship Program Now Recruiting Fo...

Cosmos Sports Internship Program Now Recruiting For Summer 2017 Tuesday, February 21, 2017 With 2017 well underway, Cosmos Sports is pleased to announce that scouting has officially begun for its next talented team of interns.  If you are a student seeking a placement beginning in May 2017, and are passionate about the business of sports and entertainment, Cosmos Sports wants you!  Since 2003, Cosmos Sports has been proud to offer post-secondary students the opportunity and experien [ ... ]

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Brampton Beast Theme Nights Bring Unique Flavour t...

Brampton Beast Theme Nights Bring Unique Flavour to the month of February Wednesday, February 8, 2017 With the 2017 leg of the Brampton Beast’s season well underway, fans will have a number of unique and exciting theme days to look forward to as the team continues down the stretch towards the playoffs.  Last Thursday – February the 2nd – the Beast celebrated Throwback Thursday with a 70’s inspired night. This particular game featured all the greatest music of the decade includ [ ... ]

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Air Transat &The Toronto Wolfpack

Air Transat &The Toronto Wolfpack Tuesday, January 31, 2017 The Toronto Wolfpack recently announced the joining of Air Transat to the pack as a major official airline partner and sponsor of North America’s first professional rugby team. The three-year deal will make the airline a vital partner, providing round trip flights for all visiting clubs and additional flights as needed for each season. The deal will also be beneficial for fans looking for affordable flights between Manch [ ... ]

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Cosmos Sports Will Run with the Pack in 2017

Cosmos Sports Will Run with the Pack in 2017 Monday, January 16, 2017 Cosmos Sports is excited to announce our partnership with Toronto’s newest professional sport franchise, Toronto Wolfpack Rugby League Football Club. This partnership will see Cosmos develop and execute a ticket strategy as well as sell corporate sponsorship assets for the RFL franchise. The Toronto Wolfpack are the first professional transatlantic sports franchise in history and will open the door for similar fra [ ... ]

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Reach the Community by Advertising in the Communit...

Reach the Community by Advertising in the Community Friday, November 25, 2016 The City of Kitchener has seen some major growth and development over the past couple of years. It is no longer just known for Oktoberfest and the Rangers. Over the past decade, population has increased by almost 10%. Improvements to city transit and roads are constantly being developed. New homes and businesses complexes are popping up everywhere – especially when you look at the downtown Technology Hub. I [ ... ]

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Beast Finalize Promo Night Schedule

Beast Finalize Promo Night Schedule Friday, September 16, 2016 This past Wednesday, September the 7th, Cosmos Sports’ partner the Brampton Beast Hockey Club released the team’s promotional schedule for the upcoming 2016-17 season.  In addition to a number of marquee-level matchups between the Beast and their ECHL rivals, the team also has a schedule with 36 themes attached to all of their 36 home games. Featuring knights and princesses, to Ninja Turtles and Pokemon, the Brampton B [ ... ]

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Taste of the Danforth a Huge Success for Cosmos Sp...

Taste of the Danforth a Huge Success for Cosmos Sports’ Clients iday, August 19, 2016 The Danforth, known as being the biggest Greek area in North America, is one of the liveliest parts of the city. Earlier this month, Toronto hosted the 23rd annual Krinos Taste of the Danforth. The biggest food street festival in Canada spanned from August 5th to August 7th as over 1.6 Million flocked to the Danforth between Broadview and Jones. Over 50 booths, activities, stages, and vendors set  [ ... ]

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AUDL East Division Finals

AUDL East Division Finals Tuesday, July 19, 2016 This Saturday, July 23rd, the Varsity Stadium will host the AUDL East Division playoffs. The New York Empire (7-8) traveled to Washington on Saturday to face the DC Breeze (11-4) to determine which team will make it to the division finals. Since the Rush earned themselves a first round playoff bye into the finals a few weeks ago, we’ve been patiently waiting to see which one of these teams will face the Rush. After a close match last S [ ... ]

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Friday, July 31, 2009:- Since giving a league-wide presentation to Quebec Major Junior Hockey League (QMJHL) Governors and team representatives at the summer meeting in Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada, Cary Kaplan has provided training sessions to four QMJHL teams: the Montreal Juniors, Halifax Mooseheads, Cape Breton Screaming Eagles and Saint John Sea Dogs. Cary has now provided his industry-leading training to over 300 teams worldwide achieving tremendous results and a resounding 100% Testimonial Rate.

Cary’s industry renowned Revenue Generation Training included full-day intensive sessions with all sales and marketing staff of the teams and focused on innovative strategies and implementation of practices to improve attendance and overall revenue and profitability of the teams. Focusing on tactics regarding group and season ticket sales, improved customer service and retention, maximizing value and improving fan experiences. All of Cary’s tactics are created with the mindset to ‘Win the Business’ under the pretence that good management and execution can ensure strong business performance for teams regardless of team performance.

The east coast were particularly satisfying sessions for Cary, since his wife Amelia Kaplan, Vice president of Cosmos Sports is from Cape Breton, Nova Scotia. She got her start in sports with the Cape Breton Oilers. As well, Cary graduated from Dalhousie University in Halifax and went on to work with the Edmonton Oilers Hockey Club. It was during his six years with the Edmonton Oilers Hockey Club that he met Amelia

Brian Urquhart, Vice President of Business Operations with the Halifax Mooseheads provided the following testimonial following the session:

“The training session with Cary was tremendous. Not only did it re-energize and motivate our entire staff, but it also provided us with a number of great revenue-generating ideas which we can’t wait to implement here in Halifax.”

Paul MacDonald, President and Director of Business Operations with the Cape Breton Screaming Eagles also provided the following testimonial of the training:

“…I believe we will see an increase in our ticket sales because of this Training Session and would recommend it to anyone who is in the ticket selling business.”

More testimonials are available at www.cosmossports.com/testimonials. For more information on training sessions like these or to learn how Cosmos Sports can help improve your organizations business performance please contact Cosmos Sports at 905-564-4660.