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Fifth Third to Debut New Daytona International Speedway® Debit Card

11 01 2018

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Race fans will soon be able to show off their auto racing pride every time they open their wallet. As the Official Bank of Daytona International Speedway® and the DAYTONA 500®, Fifth Third Bank will soon offer fans the new Daytona International Speedway Debit Card. Fans are invited to come along for the ride and help select the best design for the debit card. They can race to 53.com/racing from Jan. 11-25 to view four unique designs and vote for their favorite. The winning card design will be announced prior to Speedweeks®, which runs Feb. 10-18. Fifth Third is once again proud to partner with Roush Fenway Racing as a primary sponsor of Ricky Stenhouse, Jr.’s No. 17 Ford Fusion this year. Stenhouse captured his first two Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series™ wins while sporting the Fifth Third paint scheme during the 2017 season. His second win was the CokeZero 400® at Daytona International Speedway in July. Some of the debit card designs fans...

Team Sports Gift Products Compliment New Henson Construction Tornado Safe Rooms

11 01 2018

    JACKSON, TN, January 11, 2018 -- Henson Construction Services of Jackson, Tennessee is known for large construction projects delivered on time and within budget. Henson Construction Services is the definition of reliability when it comes to government buildings, jails, and schools. Included in Henson's resume are over $50 Million of School/Community Tornado Safe Room Projects. With such a credible reputation, the company has embarked on new construction innovations. Their latest project is the construction of five tornado safe rooms that are designed and built to withstand the impact of an EF-5 Tornado (250 mph winds). With such a prestigious project now completed, Team Sports Gift is proud to announce they were chosen as Henson Construction Services' interior design elements and accents of choice for the tornado safe room project.Henson Construction Services, Inc./Envirosafe Solutions of America are the creators of the Safe Zone Concept, utilizing shipping...

University Fancards and InComm Expands College-Branded Gift Cards Portfolio

10 01 2018

ATLANTA, Jan. 10, 2018 -- University Fancards LLC, home to The Official Gift Card of College Sports™, recently announced an agreement with InComm, a leading prepaid product and payments technology company, expanding its college-branded Mastercard® Gift Cards program to include 16 additional teams, now totaling 19 teams across 11 states. Mastercard Gift Cards are available nationwide and online. This agreement marks the expansion of the teams represented by University Fancards which started with Tennessee, Texas and Alabama. Alabama UFan Card Michigan UFan Card Cards are available at pharmacies, grocery stores, discount stores and convenience stores with designs that honor a variety of teams, including Michigan, Alabama and Florida State. "Because the cards are open-loop, they can be redeemed wherever Debit Mastercard is accepted within the U.S., and they can be loaded with any amount from $20 to $500," said Matt Lanford, Senior Vice President and General Manager,...

Brett Favre to Premiere Sports Concussion Documentary Jan. 11 on Stadium

09 01 2018

NFL Hall of Famer Shares Personal Story About Career-Ending Head Injury in Shocked; Pursues Further Research Into Sports Concussions Press Release - updated: Jan 9, 2018 12:51 EST BOULDER, Colo., January 9, 2018 - Brett Favre, in partnership with KMG Media, announced today the premiere of the documentary "Shocked: A Hidden Factor in the Sports Concussion Crisis". The documentary short, where Brett serves as Executive Producer, will premiere on the new 24/7 multiplatform sports network, Stadium, on Jan. 11 at 6:30 p.m. ET. "Shocked" sheds light on Favre's career-ending head-to-turf concussion and explores what preventative measures can be taken to make the playing environment safer for all athletes at all skill levels. "Shocked" takes an intimate look at Brett's career and his concerns for the future, and parallels the experience with Gracie Hussey - a 17-year-old girl living with Post Concussion Syndrome from head-to-turf injuries suffered when she was thirteen. Shocked unveils...

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08 01 2018

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Memphis Convention Center To Undergo $175 Million Expansion & Renovation

04 01 2018

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FanWide to Promote 1,500 Game Watch Parties Nationwide for the NFL Playoffs

03 01 2018

FanWide - Connecting Sports Fans Nationwide FanWide is proud to help supporters from the major professional leagues worldwide and colleges in the US find a local meetup, fan club, or alumni association. Seattle, Washington January 03, 2018 FanWide (http://www.fanwide.com), the company dedicated to connecting out-of-market sports fans in every city, is announcing that it will be promoting nearly 1,500 different game watch party locations around the country for all twelve teams in the National Football League (NFL) Playoffs this January. FanWide is a free website and app that connects sports fans from every team in any city. In addition to promoting existing in-person game watch parties using the world’s largest database of sports fan clubs, FanWide also develops new fan communities for every pro, college, and international team at sports bars nationwide. Since launching in 2016, Seattle-based FanWide has promoted almost 400,000 events at 10,000 hosts for 11,000 fan clubs! “As...

Buffalo Wings & Rings Celebrates Oakley Station Opening in Home Market of Cincinnati

20 12 2017

CINCINNATI, OH. December 20, 2017 Buffalo Wings & Rings, a rapidly growing family-friendly elevated sports restaurant brand, is pleased to announce the grand opening celebration of its newest corporate-owned restaurant at 4615 Factory Colony Lane ​in the Oakley Station development. The new restaurant is set to open on Wednesday, December 20, 2017. However, grand opening events will take place for two weeks, including an event where the first 84 people in line will win free Buffalo Wings & Rings food for a year and a Bengals pep rally featuring a live broadcast with Dan Hoard and Dave Lapham with player appearances and giveaways. Buffalo Wings & Rings will also be celebrating the opening on social media where Facebook fans have the chance to win $100 gift cards. “We are happy to celebrate our latest restaurant opening in our home market of Cincinnati as we cap off another successful year for the company,” said Nader Masadeh, President and CEO of Buffalo Wings & Rings....

GuardLab Expands Product Line With The APEX™ Boil And Bite Mouthguard And Digitized At-Home Impression Kits To Meet The Needs Of Adult And Youth Athletes, Everywhere

19 12 2017

NEW YORK, Dec. 19, 2017 -- GuardLab®, a custom mouthguard brand known for using innovative 3D digital scanning and 3D printing technology, announces today its latest product developments, the APEX™ Boil and Bite Mouthguard and Digitized At-Home Impression Kits.  Both new product designs are revolutionary and use GuardLab's knowledge, experience and key learnings gained from thousands of digital scans for its industry-renowned neuromuscular mouthguard, the ARC™PRO Guard. GuardLab is the official licensed mouthguard of UFC. "Through our loyal customers, our brand has become synonymous with the highest quality, accuracy, and protection for amateur and professional athletes," said GuardLab CEO, Aidan Butler.  "We especially wanted to create a better boil and bite for the younger athletes and their parents, with an easy-fit design for enhanced protection and comfort. Our patent-pending APEX™ Guard is an exciting solution with...

LGI Homes Opens New Community in Houston

14 12 2017

HOUSTON, Dec. 14, 2017 -- LGI Homes, Inc. (Nasdaq:LGIH) announces it is now selling in its newest community in Houston, Villa North. Conveniently located just west of I-45 in the heart of north Houston, Villa North presents a rare opportunity to buyers looking for affordable new homes with easy access to downtown.Homeowners in Villa North are positioned for reduced commutes to Houston’s most sought-after employment centers, shopping, dining and recreation. For outdoor activities, several nearby parks offer playgrounds, sports fields and walking trails, including Sylvester Turner Park, Lincoln Park and Stuebner Airline Park. Additionally, Villa North is just a short drive from many of north Houston’s most popular attractions, including Willowbrook Mall, Wet ‘N’ Wild Splashtown, and Sam Houston Race Park.With homes priced from the $160s, Villa North offers spacious floor plans designed for today’s active families. These one- and two-story homes feature...

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