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Tennis - 23 May 2013 - Events
The Sports Consultancy, the London based sports agency, is proud to reveal its role in supporting the Women’s Tennis Association (WTA) in securing Singapore as the host city for the WTA Championships, from 2014 to 2018, marking a record-breaking agreement for the Championships. The deal further consolidates The Sports Consultancy’s position as a rapidly growing specialist in all aspects of the relationship between major events and host cities.
Tennis - 06 Jul 2012 - Television
PARIS, 05 JULY 2012 - The Fédération Française de Tennis (FFT) and MP & Silva are pleased to announce that the first year of their collaboration in distributing the European media rights for Roland Garros has been a success, with increased hours coverage, higher audiences and new channels showing the tournament.
Tennis - 24 Jun 2010
Swedish national broadcaster SVT has penned a groundbreaking renewal of the if Stockholm Open tennis tournament. The new deal provides SVT with the national rights to the event for the upcoming 4 years (2010 – 2013). Approximately 10 matches will be live on nationwide terrestrial SVT1 or SVT2. Complementary coverage, including all other matches will be live on SVT24 or SVT Play.<br>
Tennis - 13 Jan 2010 - Agency
IEC in Sports is delighted to announce that it has renewed its worldwide media rights contract for ATP Casablanca Grand Prix Hassan II for a further 3 years.
Tennis - 17 Dec 2008 - Media rights
The Commonwealth Bank Tournament of Champions, the season ending finale for International tournaments has appointed IEC in Sports to exclusively represent the international broadcast media rights.
Tennis - 03 Oct 2008 - Media rights
IEC in Sports is delighted to the extension of its high profile agreement with the ARAG World Team Cup for a further three years to the end of the 2011 ATP World Team Championship. Under the terms of the agreement, IEC will handle the worldwide media rights to the prestigious Event which takes place every year at the prolific Rochus Club in Düsseldorf.
Tennis - 25 Jan 2005
IEC in Sports is delighted to announce that it has renewed its agreement with the Mercedes Cup Tennis Tournament. The event, which takes place from 12th to 18th July 2005, has been played at the impressive Weissenhof Tennis Club just outside Stuttgart, Germany, for the last 26 years. Under the terms of the agreement, IEC will handle international distribution of the event worldwide outside of Germany. IEC’s contract with the tournament now extends through 2005 and the company has been involved i
Tennis - 22 Dec 2004
The International Tennis Federation announced today that Stefan Koubek has been found to have committed a Doping Offence.
Tennis - 14 Jul 2004
The International Tennis Federation (ITF) is looking for a TV Assistant.
Tennis - 02 Jun 2004
With the French Open Tennis tournament under way, Sponsorship Intelligence (SI) is pleased to announce its timely appointment by the Fédération Française de Tennis (FFT) to administer a programme of global sponsorship research. The win follows a competitive three way pitch.
Tennis - 13 May 2004
The Commercial Department of ITF are looking to fill a TV Liaison Sales position in the Commercial Department.
Tennis - 10 Mar 2004
Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida, USA -- The ATP, governing body of the men’s professional tennis circuit, announced today an expansion of its efforts, first announced in July 2003, to identify the cause of the low levels of nandrolone or its precursors in anti-doping test samples. Two new experts have agreed to join the ATP investigation to determine the cause of low-level nandrolone in test results, and the ATP also will ask the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) to name a third member of the group.
Tennis - 12 Aug 2003
The International Tennis Federation (ITF) is looking for a TV assistant as a maternity replacement for a minimum 6 - month period, possibly longer.
Tennis - 19 May 2003
The Lawn Tennis Association (LTA) today announced the continuation of their partnership with Ariel, this year culminating in smashed! with Ariel Champions of the Future, the UK’s first major urban celebrity tennis event, encouraging kids to do more than just watch.
Tennis - 20 Feb 2003
The International Tennis Federation announced today that they have signed an agreement with the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) to permit out-of-competition testing for tennis players. The signing represents another step forward for the Tennis Anti-Doping Programme.
Tennis - 06 Feb 2003
CLEVELAND, Ohio, February 5, 2003 – Pete Sampras, arguably the best male tennis player in history, has returned to IMG for marketing and management as Pete begins the transition from his legendary on-court accomplishments to new business and personal opportunities.
Tennis - 07 Jan 2003
The Tennis Channel has announced it will telecast the elite European elements of the 2003 Tennis Masters Series, including Monte Carlo (April 14-20), Rome (May 5-11), Hamburg (May 12-18), Madrid (Oct. 13-19) and Paris (Oct. 27-Nov. 2), in a deal with London-based Tennis Properties Limited (TPL).
Tennis - 30 Sep 2002
IEC in Sports has extended its cooperation with the ATP tournament the Stockholm Open until 2005.
Tennis - 15 Jul 2002
St. Petersburg, FL (July 12, 2002) -- 'While it is not the policy of the Sanex WTA Tour to respond to baseless conjecture, I feel compelled to address comments made recently by John Mendoza, the Executive Director of the Australian Sports Drug Agency (ASDA), a highly respected and important partner in worldwide efforts to keep sport drug free.
Tennis - 15 Jul 2002
'The International Tennis Federation (ITF) is angered and disappointed by careless remarks made by John Mendoza, Chief Executive of the Australian Sports Drug Agency to the media on Wednesday (10 July) about the Tennis Anti-Doping Programme.
Tennis - 01 Jul 2002
Following a very successful distribution of this year’s event, IEC in Sports has received a mandate from the Tournament Committee to extend their agreement with the ARAG WORLD TEAM CUP until the end of 2003.
Tennis - 11 Jun 2002
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., June 10, 2002 - The USTA today announced it has selected Arnold McGrath as its advertising agency for the 2002 US Open, as well as other new marketing and advertising initiatives at the USTA. Arnold McGrath’s New York office will develop the US Open’s multi-media campaign in addition to producing creative for other USTA business initiatives, including USTA public service announcements and membership ads. The US Open campaign will include full-page color ads in major newspape
Tennis - 11 Mar 2002
ATP International Headquarters –The ATP introduced two new television advertisements during broadcasts of the Pacific Life Open in Indian Wells, CA with an updated print campaign to premiere in USA Today on Tuesday, March 12, before roll outs in Europe and Asia.
Tennis - 16 Nov 2001
The Tennis Masters Series, the premier events of the men's game, has licensed video gaming and software company, Microïds, to produce the Official 'Tennis Masters Series' video game.
Tennis - 12 Nov 2001
Havas Advertising Sports, the global communication and sports marketing Agency of Havas Advertising, 5th communication group worldwide, just signed an agreement with the ATP (Association of Tennis Professionals) managing men’s tennis circuit in the world along with the integrality of professional players.
Tennis - 26 Jul 2001
British Eurosport completed its Tennis Grand Slam today by securing the LIVE rights to next month's US Tennis Open, the richest tournament in tennis. The new deal means that British Eurosport now has the rights to all four grand slams.
Tennis - 24 Jul 2001
The ATP announced its plans today to enhance its business strategy and structure, highlighted by the formation of ATP Properties, a U.K.-based subsidiary responsible for the marketing and sales of all ATP commercial rights.
Tennis - 26 Apr 2001
Stamford, Connecticut, USA (April 25, 2001) - The Sanex WTA Tour announced today that Josh Ripple, has been promoted to Chief Operating Officer, effective immediately. He replaces Elizabeth Garger who resigned her post at the end of March.
Tennis - 02 Feb 2001
Société Générale and ClickBorsa.com have discovered the Milan-based Tennis Tournament by using SponsorClick's matchmaking facility.
Tennis - 29 Sep 2000
IEC Renews Rights Deal with ABN Amro World of Tennis
Tennis - 14 Sep 2000
IEC in Sports Renews ARAG World Team Cup Deal
Tennis - 23 Apr 1999
ATP Tour and ISL Worldwide Sign US$ 1.2 Billion Ten Year Agreement for ATP Tour and Super 9 Tournaments
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