New Football League, Featuring Teams Owned By Marshawn Lynch And Quavo, Puts Fans In Charge
Fan Controlled Football launches six days after Super Bowl Sunday with every play called in real-time by fans. The scalable model helped fuel a seed-stage funding round last year that was led by venture capital giant Lightspeed Venture Partners and also included Verizon Ventures, Correlation Ventures, Basecamp Fund and Next10 Ventures.
The GCV Emerging Leaders Awards 2021
The Global Corporate Venturing Emerging Leaders Awards profiles the industry’s top 50 people who have been in the industry for broadly more than five years. The industry’s levels of professionalism and standards remain exemplary, set by those who have been fortunate to work over years in the industry.
Sports tech firm ShotTracker gets backing from Verizon in $11 million financing round
Sports tech firm ShotTracker on Thursday announced an $11 million financing round led by Verizon Ventures and broadcast equipment manufacturer Evertz Technologies, based in Canada.
ShotTracker Raises $11 Million With Sights Beyond College Basketball Analytics
ShotTracker parent company, DDSports Inc., has secured $11 million in funding amid basketball’s analytics revolution. Two strategic investors, Evertz Microsystems and Verizon Ventures, led the round.