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Posted on Mar 07, 2017

SendtoNews Renews Digital Rights Relationship with PGA TOUR

SendtoNews Video Inc. (“STN”) and the PGA TOUR have announced a renewal of an exclusive multi-year rights agreement to distribute digital video throughout the U.S. and Canada, primarily via local news and sports digital platforms.

The PGA TOUR will continue to provide STN with one of the largest golf content offerings in all of digital sports. These clips, which include highlights, interviews and analysis, will be made available to publishers across the United States and Canada to extend their connection to the local golf fan.

 

 

The agreement also provides opportunities for STN and the PGA TOUR to work together to capitalize on the distribution of this quality golf content to allow sponsors and brands to extend and amplify their digital ad campaigns. “Nobody is better at producing premium golf content than the PGA TOUR,” stated STN Exec. VP, Sales and Strategic Partnerships Philippe Guay. “We are thrilled to provide one of the largest digital distribution platforms in all of sports to not only display this world-class content, but engage in unique opportunities for the premier brands supporting the PGA TOUR.”

 “SendtoNews has proven to be an outstanding partner for distributing our digital content in local media markets,” said Norb Gambuzza, SVP of Media Business Development at the PGA TOUR. “Their expertise, combined with breadth of coverage, makes them a perfect partner to assist the PGA TOUR in reaching more golf fans across a variety of digital platforms.”

 STN’s distribution network across the top 100 US DMA will have unparalleled access to:

  • Tournament Previews
  • Round Lead-up Coverage and Analysis
  • Highlights and Recaps for Every Round
  • Shot of the Day
  • Player Interviews
  • Trending and Viral Storylines
  • Weekly Video from Scratch

About SendtoNews

SendtoNews is North America’s leading sports video and advertising platform. The company has created an expanding publisher network that now includes more than 1500 sports news properties across North America on marquee brands such as USA Today, LA Times, New York Daily News, Chicago Tribune, The Arizona Republic, San Francisco Chronicle, St. Louis Post Dispatch, Houston Chronicle, Cincinnati Enquirer and the Detroit Free Press.

SendtoNews currently generates over 200 million monthly video views through the distribution of exclusive and semi-exclusive content from 75+ sports leagues, including MLB, NBA, NHL, PGA TOUR, NCAA and Premier League Soccer.

SendtoNews' sports video content is both VAST and VPAID compliant and the architecture of its video player technologies, as well as its independent analytics partnerships, address market needs for transparency around viewability and invalid traffic.

For brand advertising inquiries, email advertisers@sendtonews.com. For content distribution inquiries, please email publishers@sendtonews.com.
You can also visit www.SendtoNews.com, follow us on Twitter @SendtoNews or call toll free 855.590.1991.

Media Contact

David Davies
VP, Corporate Communications
SendtoNews
Toll-free: 855-590-1991
E-mail: david.davies at sendtonews dot com

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