STATS Signs Deals with Two Major Broadcast and Media Providers
STATS Continues Streak as Leading Provider of Global Broadcast and Media Coverage for Live Sports
CHICAGO– May 20, 2019 –STATS, the revolutionary leader in sports AI, announced a renewal and expansion of its relationship with two major media and broadcast providers in new multi-year, multi-million dollar deals.
As part of the deals, STATS will provide extended research and statistical support. In the broadcast renewal, STATS advanced broadcast media services will be utilized to support live sports coverage for major U.S. sports. For the expansion of the media partnership, STATS’ editorial coverage will provide in-depth analysis, breaking news, scores and statistics for a wide range of sporting events.
“With strong ratings in the NBA and NHL playoffs right now, we are seeing the value of live sports and the importance of engaging research and commentary,” said Steve Xeller, Chief Revenue Officer at STATS. “These deals cover two major types of media providers and re-illustrate the long-standing reputation that STATS has in the media and broadcast space. Fast, accurate and deep data is what drives conversations today, and we are proud to support most of the international sports media and broadcast solutions where fans get their news.”
STATS’ research and broadcast teams work with the leading broadcast, media and technology companies to provide up-to-the-minute stats, data and information. Backed by an award-winning artificial intelligence team, STATS continues to invest in delivering deeper, more meaningful stories to sports fans at an even faster rate.About STATS
STATS collects the richest sports data in the world and transforms it through revolutionary AI to unlock the past, present and future of everything sport. The pioneer of live sports data, STATS continues to speed innovation in the industry with AutoSTATS, the first-ever AI-powered technology to collect comprehensive sports data from any television broadcast. The world’s most innovative brands, technology companies, media, fantasy, gaming, teams and leagues trust STATS to provide world-class artificial intelligence solutions to engage billions of fans. STATS combines the industry’s fastest and most accurate data platform with video analysis, sports content and research, player tracking, and the latest in AI and machine learning to provide unparalleled media and team performance solutions. For more information, go to www.stats.com and follow STATS on Twitter @STATS_Insights.