HOW STREAMING SPORTS IS HEATING UP

August 29, 2017

Sports have been at the forefront of the streaming revolution from the start. From early successes with the NCAA basketball tournament to unprecedented streaming events like the 2016 Summer Olympics, the entire sports ecosystem has continued to push the boundaries of what is possible with online and mobile delivery. Today, teams, leagues, TV networks, digital entrants and players themselves are all embracing innovation and connecting with fans in cutting edge ways. As industry analysts and observers (and fans ourselves!), we’re constantly impressed with how the sports experience is improving, on an almost daily basis.

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Winter Circle Productions

Winter Circle Productions began in 2008 as an independent music event promotion and production house to attract music that its founders felt was missing from a post-Katrina New Orleans. Recipient of Offbeat Magazine’s 2011 New Orleans Promoter of the Year Award and having hundreds of events under its belt, including the annual BUKU Music + Art Project, WCP is now positioned as one of the most trusted tastemakers on the Gulf Coast.

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Winter Circle Productions

Winter Circle Productions began in 2008 as an independent music event promotion and production house to attract music that its founders felt was missing from a post-Katrina New Orleans. Recipient of Offbeat Magazine’s 2011 New Orleans Promoter of the Year Award and having hundreds of events under its belt, including the annual BUKU Music + Art Project, WCP is now positioned as one of the most trusted tastemakers on the Gulf Coast.

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