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Nissan’s “Heisman House” Returns on ESPN

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Nissan’s “Heisman House” Returns on ESPN

Just in time for kickoff of the 2015 college football season, ESPN and Nissan are bringing back The Nissan Heisman House, giving fans a glimpse of what it might be like if the winners of football’s individual honor – the Heisman Trophy – lived together under one roof. Now in its fifth year, the Nissan [...]

Soccer Superstar Carli Lloyd to Speak for Women

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Soccer Superstar Carli Lloyd to Speak for Women

International soccer superstar and World Cup hero Carli Lloyd will join a slate of keynote speakers for the Pennsylvania Conference for Women, organizers announced Monday. Lloyd will join actress and entrepreneur Jessica Alba, John Jacobs, co-founder of the Life is Good brand, women’s rights pioneer Gloria Steinem and Nobel Peace Prize winner Leymah Gbowee at [...]

First “Cycling Without Age” Event for Elders

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First “Cycling Without Age” Event for Elders

Cycling Without Age founder and TEDxCopenhagen co-organizer Ole Kassow will assist Lutheran Homes of Oshkosh (LHO) in launching the first Cycling Without Age movement in America on Monday, Aug. 24. This European movement was created to enhance the quality of life for elders in senior living communities by providing free bike rides on rickshaws around [...]

Nissan’s First-Ever LGBT Ad Campaign

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Nissan’s First-Ever LGBT Ad Campaign

Nissan will partner with the North American Gay Amateur Athletic Alliance (NAGAAA) to sponsor its 39th Annual Gay Softball World Series event taking place Aug. 14 to 22 and will leverage the partnership in the company’s first LGBT-themed ad campaign. Nissan vehicles will be showcased throughout the nine-day event in Columbus, Ohio that expects to [...]

Transgender Athlete to Compete for Canada

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Transgender Athlete to Compete for Canada

Team Canada Womens dodgeball of the Canadian Dodgeball Association, will make history in Las Vegas, Nevada this weekend and will be another step towards inclusion in the world of sports. With so many more Transgender people coming out, along with one of the highest profile athletes in history Caitlyn Jenner recently and proclaiming herself to [...]

Pro Football Exhibit Comes to Super Bowl 50 Host City

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Pro Football Exhibit Comes to Super Bowl 50 Host City

Set to embark on a number of Super Community events to celebrate Super Bowl 50, the City of Santa Clara has announced that the Triton Museum of Art will be home to “Gridiron Glory: The Best of the Pro Football Hall of Fame Exhibit” in the weeks leading up to The Big Game. The exhibit [...]

US Welcome Pavilion Debuting at 2016 Rio Games

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US Welcome Pavilion Debuting at 2016 Rio Games

General James Jones and Ambassador Clifford Sobel introduced the US Welcome Pavilion at a special reception at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce headquarters in Washington, DC. Partner organizations and the Chamber’s Brazil-U.S. Business Council members were invited to learn about different sponsorship opportunities at the US Welcome Pavilion debuting at the Rio Summer Games August [...]

EA Sports Unveils a New Way to Play FIFA 16

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EA Sports Unveils a New Way to Play FIFA 16

Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ: EA) today announced that EA SPORTS FIFA 16 delivers New Ways to Play in its two most popular modes: FIFA Ultimate Team (FUT) and Career Mode. FIFA Ultimate Team introduces FUT Draft, a brand new way for fans to test their team building skills and compete with some of the best [...]

Craig James Sues Fox Sports for Religious Discrimination

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Craig James Sues Fox Sports for Religious Discrimination

Liberty Institute filed a lawsuit Monday against Fox Sports on behalf of Craig James, a former NFL player and college football analyst. In September 2013, according to Liberty, Fox Sports fired James from his on-air position because of his religious views on marriage and civil unions, which he expressed during a political campaign over a [...]

6,000 Cyclists Ride in 2015 Pan-Mass Challenge

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6,000 Cyclists Ride in 2015 Pan-Mass Challenge

The Pan-Mass Challenge (PMC) kicked off the bike-a-thon’s 2015 ride weekend on Saturday, as cyclists from 40 states and five countries crossed starting lines in both Sturbridge and Wellesley, Massachusetts. A total of 6,000 cyclists, joined by Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker and Boston Mayor Marty Walsh, ride across Massachusetts with the collective goal of raising [...]

Marriott and NBA to Take Fans #AroundTheWorld

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Marriott and NBA to Take Fans #AroundTheWorld

Marriott International, Inc. and the National Basketball Association (NBA) announced Thursday a partnership that makes the global lodging company the Official Hotel of several marquee NBA events around the world, including NBA Global Games 2015-16, NBA Africa Game 2015, and NBA Canada Series 2015. Marriott is the first company to partner with the NBA across [...]

How Marcus Mariota Won the Nissan SUV

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How Marcus Mariota Won the Nissan SUV

Tennessee Titans QB Marcus Mariota walked across the stage on Tuesday to receive a new 2015 Nissan Armada SUV. The event, held at Nissan North America’s headquarters, about 15 miles south of the newly named Nissan Stadium where he’ll play home games as a professional, commemorated Mariota’s acceptance into the “Heisman House,” Nissan’s fictional fraternity [...]

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