• Bucks Arena Naming Rights Could Fetch $4M Per Year

    by TOM DAYKIN, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel (WI) June 2015

    The proposed Milwaukee Bucks arena is far from a sure thing, with its $250 million public funding plan yet to undergo votes by the Wisconsin Legislature and Milwaukee Common Council.

  • 5 Simple Steps to Better Website Advertisements

    by Michael Gaio June 2015

    The trusty website advertisement is a mainstay in many of our customers’ marketing packages. With more than 1.1 million people visiting last year, a banner ad — whether it’s the leaderboard, block ad or a banner in our e-newsletter — can be an efficient way to gain exposure among athletics, fitness and recreation professionals with true buying power. Over the years, we’ve hosted hundreds of ads on our website and learned that the most effective ones have several things in common.

  • Game-Changer? Yahoo to Stream Free NFL Game

    by Jay Greeson June 2015

    The NFL subtly announced this week that later this year it will partner with Yahoo to stream a regular-season game on the Internet. For free. Quite plainly, this could be the biggest sports development in recent memory and could change sports completely. Seriously.

  • MiLB President Vents Over Stadium, Team's Future

    by Joh O'Connor, Michael Martz, Richmond TimesDispatch June 2015

    With local debate silenced on the future of The Diamond, the president and managing general partner of the Richmond Flying Squirrels has issued a public appeal for support for the Double-A baseball franchise.

  • Falcons' Non-Club PSLs Carry Much Lower Price Range

    by Tim Tucker; Staff June 2015

    The stadium's 60,000-plus non-club seats will carry one-time fees for the right to buy season tickets ranging from $500 to $5,500.

  • Air Force Marathon Has Runners, Needs Volunteers

    by Barrie Barber June 2015

    The Air Force Marathon is looking for a few good volunteers for the one of the largest events in the Miami Valley that attracts runners from around the globe.

  • Arena's Commitment to NHL, NBC Trumps Garth Tour

    by Christopher O'Donnell, Tribune staff June 2015

    More than 50,000 Garth Brooks fans were eagerly anticipating a weekend rendezvous with the country music star who last played Tampa in 1998. Instead, Brook's three planned concerts at Amalie Arena were canceled to make way for Game 2 of the Tampa Bay Lightning's Stanley Cup clash with the Chicago Blackhawks on Saturday. There are no announced plans to reschedule the shows, leaving ticket holders to claim refunds and feeling about as glum as New York Rangers fans at the end of the Eastern Conference Championship Game 7.

  • The AB Extra: May 29

    by Laura Godlewski May 2015

    This week's AB Extra features a successful marketing trend in the NBA, a new app that will take pictures of fans at the STAPLES Center during the game so they don't miss a play, and a new girls' tackle football league in Utah. 

  • Best Seats at New Braves Ballpark: $475 Per Game

    by J. Scott Trubey, Dan Klepal; Staff May 2015

    The Atlanta Braves unveiled a snazzy sales center overlooking the team's future ballpark Wednesday, along with price ranges for season tickets once play begins at SunTrust Park.

  • Clarifying Brand Will Cost High School $25K

    by Earl Rinehart May 2015

    There are at least 17 variations of Grandview Heights' "GH" logo -- with the two letters connected, not connected or intertwined, solid letters or outlined, in a circle or no circle.