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PRESS RELEASE: World Championship of Fantasy Football Named First-Ever “Matthew Berry Game Changer” Award Winner

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 25, 2018 Contact: Aaron Manogue (608) 310-7547 – media@fsta.org MINNEAPOLIS – The World Championship of Fantasy Football (WCOFF) is the winner of the first-ever Matthew Berry Game Changer Award. The honor was announced at the 2018 Fantasy Sports Trade Association Conference at U.S. Bank Stadium. The award honors moments, businesses, and […]

PRESS RELEASE: 2018 Fantasy Sports Industry Research

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 20, 2018 Contact: Aaron Manogue (608) 310-7547 – media@fsta.org FANTASY SPORTS INDUSTRY RELEASES FIRST-EVER STUDY HIGHLIGHTING SIGNIFICANT CROSSOVER BETWEEN FANTASY SPORTS PLAYERS AND SPORTS WAGERERS Four-in-five fantasy sports players plan to participate in legalized sports wagering while continuing to play fantasy sports Fantasy sports players who bet on sports over-index in […]

PRESS RELEASE: Ian Allan Elected to Fantasy Sports Hall of Fame

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 5, 2018 Contact: Aaron Manogue (608) 310-7547 – media@fsta.org Ian Allan Elected to Fantasy Sports Hall of Fame The Fantasy Sports Trade Association (FSTA) announced that Ian Allan has been elected to the Fantasy Sports Hall of Fame for his contributions to the fantasy sports industry over the past three-plus decades. […]

PRESS RELEASE: Scout Gaming strikes deal with Norwegian NRK

Scout Gaming Group has entered into an agreement with Norwegian NRK AS, Norway’s public service radio and television, as well as the country’s largest television channel, for delivery of the company’s Fantasy Sports platform. The agreement stipulates that Scout Gaming will provide a free-to-play platform for NRK, initially for the summer’s Soccer World Cup. The […]

PRESS RELEASE: Scout Gaming strikes deal with 1XBet

Scout Gaming has signed an agreement with Russian 1XBet for delivery of Scout Gaming’s Daily Fantasy Sports platform. The agreement enables 1XBet to offer Scout Gaming’s platform to its end customers. Scout Gaming’s platform is expected to be fully integrated into 1XBet product range in connection with World Cup 2018. “1XBet is a fast-growing international […]

FSTA Files Amicus Brief in Indiana Fantasy Sports Right of Publicity Case

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 21, 2018 Contact: Aaron Manogue (608) 310-7547 – media@fsta.org The Fantasy Sports Trade Association (FSTA) announced Monday that it has filed an amicus brief in support of the fantasy sports industry in the Indiana Supreme Court case, Akeem Daniels, Cameron Stingily and Nicholas Stoner v. FanDuel, Inc., and DraftKings, Inc. This […]

PRESS RELEASE: FSTA statement on Supreme Court’s sports-betting decision

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 14, 2018 Contact: Aaron Manogue (608) 310-7547 – media@fsta.org FSTA statement on Supreme Court’s sports-betting decision Today’s Supreme Court decision to overturn PASPA is expected to have a significant impact on the fantasy sports industry and the member companies of the Fantasy Sports Trade Association. We expect that many fantasy sports […]

PRESS RELEASE: SPORTITO BECOMES FIRST DFS PROVIDER TO LAUNCH CHATBOT

  London, 06 March 2018 – Sportito Daily Fantasy Sports has become the first Daily Fantasy Sports provider to introduce a new Chatbot, a computer program designed to stimulate intelligent conversations and actions over the internet, to their users. The expert IT team of Sportito Daily Fantasy Sports platform developed this innovative robotics system, with […]

PRESS RELEASE: FSTA Honors the Best in Fantasy Sports

ESPN WINS EIGHT AWARDS, DRAFT TAKES HOME FOUR; FANTASY FOOTBALLERS WIN “SMALL BUSINESS OF THE YEAR”   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 23, 2018 Contact: Aaron Manogue (608) 310-7547 – media@fsta.org LOS ANGELES (January 23, 2018) – The Fantasy Sports Trade Association (“FSTA”) handed out its annual industry awards during its Winter Conference Tuesday, and ESPN […]

PRESS RELEASE: Fantasy Alarm Re-engineers to Provide Premium Mobile Experience

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 7, 2018 Contact: Rick Wolf (914) 224-5993 – rick@fullmoonws.com Fantasy Alarm Launches New Desktop & Mobile Site Long Beach, CA (February 7, 2018) – FA Media LLC, a burgeoning sports media company and the owners of the fantasy sports company Fantasy Alarm, announced today the launch of a new website that […]