Like Arena Media Networks

closed 4/30/2010 via PR Newswire

Access 360 Media, acquired Arena Media Networks

synopsis: Access 360 Media, the nation's largest out-of-home media network for shoppers, announced the acquisition of Arena Media Networks (AMN), the pioneering national sports and entertainment media company providing marketing access to fans across sporting and concert venues.
buyer: Access 360 Media
Access 360 Media is a media network that connects to over 59 million young adult consumers (P12-34) each month, in the places and through the communication platforms that matter most to them - Retail, Online and Mobile. "
target: Arena Media Networks
Arena Media Networks (AMN) operates a network of flat panel displays in the United States. AMN focuses on attendees at various events, such as league sporting, concerts & family entertainment events. The programming loop includes sports scores, weather, financial news, entertainment news and more.
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closed 2/13/2009 via PR Newswire

Britten, Inc., acquired Sideline Signatures

synopsis: Britten, Inc., the leading provider of large-scale banner and display solutions to the sports world, has acquired Boise-based Sideline Signatures. Sideline Signature's premiere product is a 3'X9' padded pyramid designed to stand on its own along a sideline boundary.
buyer: Britten, Inc.
For more than 20 years, Britten has been the leading provider of large-format, full-color banner solutions... solutions that reach out and grab people’s attention, building brand awareness and creating revenue-generating opportunities. "
target: Sideline Signatures
The Sideline Signature is a 3'X9' padded pyramid. The product is used in football, soccer, volleyball, and several other sports. The product's primary appeal is that it is positioned on the field, in direct sight of those in the stands and TV camera sight lines.
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closed 8/13/2020 via BNC Analysis

Gimbal, acquired InStadium, Inc.

synopsis: Gimbal has acquired InStadium, the nation’s largest fan engagement platform. With the power of Gimbal’s location intelligence and identity solutions, Gimbal InStadium will offer a new suite of solutions for sports and entertainment companies to reach fans and extend high-impact branding opportunities for advertisers across all channels.
buyer: Gimbal
Gimbal provides advertising and marketing technologies to the world's leading brands and retailers interested in understanding the physical world. Gimbal translates location data into intent, measurement, and insights to help organizations transform their businesses and maximize marketing relevance."
target: InStadium, Inc.
InStadium is the leading live sports marketing network, dedicated to connecting brands with fans at live events in more than 425 professional and collegiate stadiums and arenas across the country. InStadium delivers multi-channel brand engagement opportunities to millions of consumers each year.
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closed 7/28/2015 via BusinessWire

AllOver Media, Inc., purchased Social and Family Divisions from Zoom Media Corp.

synopsis: AllOver Media, LLC (AOM), a portfolio company of Audax Private Equity and the largest alternative out-of-home advertising platform in the United States, announced the purchase of the Social Indoor and the Family Network Divisions of Zoom Media. Both Zoom and AOM have deep roots in strategic indoor place based media.
buyer parent: Audax Group
buyer: AllOver Media, Inc.
AllOver Media (AOM) is the largest alternative out-of-home advertising platform in the U.S. AOM works with a wide range of clients from Fortune 500 to regional and local companies by promoting products within captive media formats and engaging consumers on an every day basis. "
seller: Zoom Media Corp.
Zoom Media's Social Indoor Network assets include: static poster facings and digital screens across 1600 venues and 20 DMA’s, including sports bars, restaurants and clubs. The Family Network consists of backlit billboards, digital screens, floor clings at more than 350 sports and recreation centers.
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closed 2/14/2011 via PR Newswire

Outcast Media Holdings, Inc., acquired Health Club Media Network

synopsis: Outcast Media, a digital media company, has made an expansion into the fitness vertical through an acquisition of Health Club Media Network (HCMN), the largest advertising company in the health club industry. HCMN offers a wide variety of in-club advertising and marketing opportunities - customizable to each brand's particular needs.
buyer: Outcast Media Holdings, Inc.
Outcast Media Holdings, Inc. is a digital media company reaching active, on-the-go consumers. Advertisers reach a Nielsen-audited combined audience of more than 68 million active consumers each month at health clubs and gas stations in 130 US markets. "
target: Health Club Media Network
Founded in 1995, Health Club Media Network (HCMN), formerly the Health Club Panel Network, has grown to become the largest and most reputable player in the field of health club advertising and marketing.
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closed 7/22/2009 via BNC Analysis

Celeritas Management, acquired ANC Sports Enterprises, LLC

synopsis: Celeritas Management announced its acquisition of a majority stake in ANC Sports Enterprises, a leading provider of team and venue services for over 200 professional, collegiate and amateur sports organizations and events.
buyer parent: Palladium Equity Partners LLC
buyer: Celeritas Management
Based in Virginia, Celeritas Management, Inc. is a company funded by Palladium Equity Partners, LLC that builds and acquires complementary organizations in the sports, entertainment, and marketing services industries. "
target: ANC Sports Enterprises, LLC
ANC Sports Enterprises, LLC is the industry leader in team and venue services, providing integrated signage, design, and marketing solutions for sports and commercial facilities.
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$60
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announced 1/10/2007 via BNC Analysis

Cyberkey Corporation, will purchase a minority stake in HumWare Media Corporation

synopsis: CyberKey Solutions is pleased to announce that the Company will be working in cooperation with Humware Media Corporation to develop the ultimate sports fan experience, which will be marketed and promoted to the Fantasy Sports industry. According to the terms of the agreement, CyberKey Solutions, Inc. will acquire an equity position in Humware.
buyer: Cyberkey Corporation
CyberKey Solutions, Inc. manufacturers and markets a broad range of USB drives, storage media, mobile communications devices and comprehensive software/hardware solutions for a broad range of markets and industries. "
target: HumWare Media Corporation
HumWare Media Corporation operates as a media advertising company. Its Boondoggle Sports Network delivers entertaining sports trivia, interactive trivia games, and fantasy sports contests to the hospitality industry through Internet, which are displayed on television monitors.
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closed 11/4/2009 via BusinessWire

Zoom Media Corp., acquired Gym Screen Media

synopsis: Zoom Media Corp and its subsidiary, ClubCom International Limited, a leading provider of digital out-of-home media in Health & Fitness venues in the UK and around the world, announced its acquisition of Gym Screen Media, a 160 venue digital channel located in high-end fitness centers across the UK.
buyer: Zoom Media Corp.
Zoom Media & Marketing operates indoor content and advertising networks in over 10,000 venues including fitness centers, indoor soccer facilities, bowling centers, family entertainment centers, restaurants and nightclubs that reach active consumers. "
target: Gym Screen Media
Gym Screenmedia is an in-club digital screen service that offers a mix of purpose designed entertainment and communications screens reaching UK fitness members. Gym Screen Media produce and deliver a range of in club TV channels to the UK health club market.
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closed 7/6/2016 via Company Press Release

Val Morgan Outdoor, acquired Active Media Group Pty Limited

synopsis: The HOYTS Group announced a major acquisition for Val Morgan Outdoor (VMO). VMO has acquired Active Media Group (AMG) – the premium multi-media business representing Fitness First Australia, Goodlife Health Clubs and more. AMG is an award-winning global content provider behind some of the world’s top health, fitness and lifestyle publications.
buyer parent: Dalian Wanda Group Co., Ltd.
buyer: Val Morgan Outdoor
Val Morgan Outdoor (VMO) is Australia’s largest digital-out-of-home network, operating 1,200 digital panels strategically located in 300 shopping centres and 2,000 TV screens across 280 premium petrol stations nationally. VMO is a leader in audience engagement. "
target parent: Oaktree Capital Management, LLC
target: Active Media Group Pty Limited
Active Media Group is an award-winning global content provider behind some of the world’s top health, fitness and lifestyle print and digital publications. They specialise in creating the right content to reach active consumers and deliver it on the most popular digital platforms.
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closed 9/26/2012 via PR Newswire

Interlex Communications Inc., acquired SenaReider

synopsis: Interlex Communications formalized the acquisition of SenaReider, a full-service advertising agency based in Monterey, California. SenaReider specializes in branding and marketing within the food and beverage as well as fitness and recreation categories.
buyer: Interlex Communications Inc.
Interlex is a leading full-service integrated marketing communications firm. Based in San Antonio, Texas it also has offices in New York and Washington, DC. It is ranked on the Inc. 500 and among the Top U.S. Agency Brands according to Ad Age Magazine. "
target: SenaReider
SenaReider is a full-service advertising agency with extensive experience in new product development, packaged foods, fresh food and beverage marketing. SenaReider specializes in branding and marketing within the food and beverage as well as fitness and recreation categories.
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announced 6/28/2017 via Market Wire

Millennial Esports Corp., will acquire Ideas + Cars Ltd.

synopsis: Millennial Esports Corp. will acquire IDEAS+CARS Ltd., a leader in the fast growing esports racing environment. IDEAS+CARS provides strategy, brand building, gaming, motorsport, content and activation.
buyer: Millennial Esports Corp. (TSXV:GAME:$37.22)
Millennial Esports Corp. owns and operates "thE Arena", Las Vegas' first permanent Esports Arena and studio. The Company operates an Esports platform and online community, which provides gamers with a variety of online competitions, "
target: Ideas + Cars Ltd.
IDEAS+CARS is an un-agency - it is a group of passionate, professional collaborators that have delivered exceptional IDEAS in the CAR world over many years for many people. IDEAS+CARS provides strategy, brand building, gaming, motorsport, content and activation.
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$0.71 [$0.59]
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closed 10/31/2022 via GlobeNewswire

Azerion BV, acquired [M]media B.V.

synopsis: Azerion has announced the acquisition of [M]media B.V., a leading sales house, tech partner and intermediary for publishers and advertisers in the Dutch digital advertising space with a strong focus on sports, lifestyle and automotive audiences.
buyer: Azerion BV (ENXTAM:AZRN:$319.89)
Azerion is a high-growth digital entertainment and media platform that serves consumers, digital publishers, advertisers, and game creators globally. Azerion’s integrated platform provides technology solutions to automate the purchase and sale of digital advertising for media buyers and sellers. "
target: [M]media B.V.
[M]media B.V. is a leading sales house, tech partner and intermediary for publishers and advertisers in the Dutch digital advertising space with a strong focus on sports, lifestyle and automotive audiences.
price ($mm)
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$9
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closed 10/18/2022 via BusinessWire

Valnet Inc., acquired Snack Media Ltd.

synopsis: Valnet Inc., the leading digital content investment company, has successfully completed the acquisition of SN&CK Media Ltd. (or “Snack Media”) a leading digital sports publishing network based out of the UK.
buyer parent: Valsoft Corp
buyer: Valnet Inc.
With more than 3.5 billion sessions per year, Valnet is the leading digital content investment company that owns and operates a diversified portfolio of premier digital publishing assets across multiple verticals. "
target: Snack Media Ltd.
Snack Media is a leading independent sports digital media company with over 30m sports fans. They specialize in multi-channel content creation, distributed at scale. Through data driven engagement strategies Snack Media creates authentic connections between brands & fans.
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closed 1/24/2020 via BusinessWire

Minute Media, acquired FanSided

synopsis: Minute Media, a leading global technology and digital publishing platform, has acquired FanSided from Meredith Corporation. FanSided is one of the fastest growing platforms of sports and lifestyle digital properties, with more than 300 destinations focused on specific professional sports teams, college sports, lifestyle trends, and more.
buyer: Minute Media
Minute Media is a leading media and technology brand focused on two main pillars—platform and content. Minute Media’s platform serves as the company’s foundation, powering its content as well as enabling the evolution of other market-leading digital media brands. "
target parent: Meredith Corporation
target: FanSided
FanSided is one of the fastest growing platforms of sports and lifestyle digital properties, with more than 300 destinations focused on specific professional sports teams, college sports, lifestyle trends, and more.
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closed 4/17/2019 via Company Press Release

STATS, Inc., acquired Perform Group

synopsis: STATS has announced its acquisition of Perform, the complete sports content company in the UK. STATS collects the richest sports data in the world and transforms it through AI. Together, the companies will combine STATS’ world-class expertise in AI with both companies’ historical archives, to create a treasure trove of sports data.
buyer parent: Vista Equity Partners
buyer: STATS, Inc.
STATS collects the richest sports data in the world and transforms it through AI to unlock the past, present and future of sports. STATS continues to speed innovation with AutoSTATS, the first-ever AI-powered technology to collect comprehensive sports data from any television broadcast. "
target parent: Access Industries
target: Perform Group
Perform is the complete sports content company in the UK. They work with media owners, rights-holders, bookmakers and professional teams to produce and distribute content that transforms how the world experiences sport through 5 brands: Opta, OptaPro, Omnisport, RunningBall and Watch&Bet.
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announced 1/13/2017 via GlobeNewswire

247Sports, will acquire Scout Media Inc.

synopsis: Scout Media Inc. announced that it has entered into an agreement with CBS 247 Inc. as the “stalking horse” bidder to acquire substantially all of the Company’s assets. Scout is a digital multi-channel, male-focused video network, providing authentic targeted content from its team of press credentialed journalists and sports experts.
buyer parent: CBS Corporation
buyer: 247Sports
247Sports is a digital media enterprise focused on delivering original sports and entertainment news on a team-by-team basis to sports fans across the world through a spectrum of platforms. It creates products designed for more engaging consumption of team-specific sports news. "
target parent: News Corporation
target: Scout Media Inc.
Scout is a digital multi-channel, male-focused video network, providing authentic targeted content from its team of 300+ press credentialed journalists and sports experts across the nation. Scout delivers on men's passion points: NFL, fantasy sports, college football and more.
price ($mm)
$9.50
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closed 7/13/2016 via BNC Analysis

NBC Sports, Inc., acquired Sport Ngin

synopsis: NBC Sports Group has acquired Sport Ngin, the nation’s largest provider of web software and mobile applications that cater towards teams and leagues of all levels. A total of 500,000 organizations use Sport Ngin including USA Hockey, Hockey Canada and USA Wrestling.
buyer parent: Comcast Corporation
buyer: NBC Sports, Inc.
NBC Sports is the programming division of the American broadcast network NBC, owned by the NBCUniversal Television Group division of NBCUniversal, that is responsible for sports broadcasts on the network, and its dedicated national sports cable channels. "
target: Sport Ngin
Sport Ngin features a complete suite of easy-to-use tools that help sports organizations manage, connect, and communicate with a diverse range of stakeholders, including athletes, parents, administrators, coaches, referees, scouts, volunteers, fans, journalists, and sponsors.
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closed 5/27/2015 via BusinessWire

Time Inc., acquired FanSided

synopsis: Time Inc. announced that it has acquired Missouri-based FanSided, a sports, entertainment and lifestyle network of more than 300 websites with thriving communities. FanSided is one of the industry’s fastest growing independent digital content networks, with a collective audience of approximately 15 million unique visitors per month.
buyer: Time Inc. (NYSE:TIME:$2,884.00)
Time Inc. is one of the world's leading media companies, with a monthly global print audience of over 120 million and worldwide digital properties that attract more than 120 million visitors each month, including over 50 websites. "
target: FanSided
FanSided is the fastest growing independent network of fandom-focused sports, entertainment and lifestyle sites on the Internet. FanSided is a family business, launched by two brothers who wanted to put their own spin on the coverage of their beloved Kansas City Chiefs.
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closed 11/12/2014 via BNC Analysis

Traveas AB, acquired Stampen Sports Media

synopsis: Traveas buys Stampen Sports Media, a subsidiary of Stampen Media Group. Stampen Sports Media (SSM) includes brands SvenskaFans.com, sister site FanTV.se and the new efforts Golfing.se and SvenskaRaceFans.com. SSM now reaches 300 to 350,000 unique visitors per week through its websites and mobile apps.
buyer: Traveas AB (XSAT:EVERY A:$10.12)
Traveas AB is engaged in the media and technology businesses in Sweden. The company provides media advertising services. It also offers technology solutions, which include the Ancillarator, a cloud based sales and marketing automation tool. "
target parent: Stampen Media Group
target: Stampen Sports Media
Stampen Sports Media (SSM) includes brands SvenskaFans.com, sister site FanTV.se and the new efforts Golfing.se and SvenskaRaceFans.com. SSM now reaches 300 to 350,000 unique visitors per week through its websites and mobile apps.
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closed 11/18/2013 via Company Press Release

NAMG, Inc., acquired Scout Media Inc.

synopsis: North American Membership Group (NAMG) CEO James Heckman announced the acquisition of Scout.com from Fox Networks Group. The company is an integrated sports publishing company consisting of two separate divisions that work closely together to deliver a unique and highly integrated Internet and print product offering.
buyer parent: The Pilot Group
buyer: NAMG, Inc.
North American Membership Group (NAMG) excels in creating and growing eleven distinct lifestyle clubs that thrive on the camaraderie they foster between their members and the clubs. Each club's magazine, e-newsletter and website is rich with articles and how-to features. "
target parent: News Corporation
target: Scout Media Inc.
Scout.com is an integrated sports publishing company consisting of two separate divisions that work closely together to deliver a unique and highly integrated Internet and print product offering. The Internet publishing division consists of a network of more than 200 web sites.
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closed 4/30/2010 via PR Newswire

Access 360 Media, acquired Arena Media Networks

synopsis: Access 360 Media, the nation's largest out-of-home media network for shoppers, announced the acquisition of Arena Media Networks (AMN), the pioneering national sports and entertainment media company providing marketing access to fans across sporting and concert venues.
buyer: Access 360 Media
Access 360 Media is a media network that connects to over 59 million young adult consumers (P12-34) each month, in the places and through the communication platforms that matter most to them - Retail, Online and Mobile. "
target: Arena Media Networks
Arena Media Networks (AMN) operates a network of flat panel displays in the United States. AMN focuses on attendees at various events, such as league sporting, concerts & family entertainment events. The programming loop includes sports scores, weather, financial news, entertainment news and more.
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closed 8/7/2012 via BNC Analysis

Adspace Networks, Inc., purchased Mallvision from Access Sports Media

synopsis: Adspace Networks, owner of the largest in-mall digital advertising network in the country, has acquired Access Sports Media's Mallvision assets including an exclusive sales representation agreement with Simon Property Group's OnSpot Digital Network that adds 47 premier Simon Malls to the Adspace Digital Mall Network.
buyer: Adspace Networks, Inc.
Adspace Networks, Inc. is the owner and operator of the Adspace Digital Mall Network, a network of 1,400 in-mall digital billboards that show the day's best values. "
seller: Access Sports Media
Access Sports Media provides advertisers cross-platform solutions engaging passionate fans in sports venues nationwide through digital out of home, social media, mobile, and in-venue sponsorships. Access Sports reaches more than 110 million viewers annually.
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closed 4/30/2010 via PR Newswire

Access 360 Media, acquired Arena Media Networks

synopsis: Access 360 Media, the nation's largest out-of-home media network for shoppers, announced the acquisition of Arena Media Networks (AMN), the pioneering national sports and entertainment media company providing marketing access to fans across sporting and concert venues.
buyer: Access 360 Media
Access 360 Media is a media network that connects to over 59 million young adult consumers (P12-34) each month, in the places and through the communication platforms that matter most to them - Retail, Online and Mobile. "
target: Arena Media Networks
Arena Media Networks (AMN) operates a network of flat panel displays in the United States. AMN focuses on attendees at various events, such as league sporting, concerts & family entertainment events. The programming loop includes sports scores, weather, financial news, entertainment news and more.
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closed 4/30/2010 via PR Newswire

Access 360 Media, acquired Arena Media Networks

synopsis: Access 360 Media, the nation's largest out-of-home media network for shoppers, announced the acquisition of Arena Media Networks (AMN), the pioneering national sports and entertainment media company providing marketing access to fans across sporting and concert venues.
buyer: Access 360 Media
Access 360 Media is a media network that connects to over 59 million young adult consumers (P12-34) each month, in the places and through the communication platforms that matter most to them - Retail, Online and Mobile. "
target: Arena Media Networks
Arena Media Networks (AMN) operates a network of flat panel displays in the United States. AMN focuses on attendees at various events, such as league sporting, concerts & family entertainment events. The programming loop includes sports scores, weather, financial news, entertainment news and more.
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closed 2/13/2009 via PR Newswire

Britten, Inc., acquired Sideline Signatures

synopsis: Britten, Inc., the leading provider of large-scale banner and display solutions to the sports world, has acquired Boise-based Sideline Signatures. Sideline Signature's premiere product is a 3'X9' padded pyramid designed to stand on its own along a sideline boundary.
buyer: Britten, Inc.
For more than 20 years, Britten has been the leading provider of large-format, full-color banner solutions... solutions that reach out and grab people’s attention, building brand awareness and creating revenue-generating opportunities. "
target: Sideline Signatures
The Sideline Signature is a 3'X9' padded pyramid. The product is used in football, soccer, volleyball, and several other sports. The product's primary appeal is that it is positioned on the field, in direct sight of those in the stands and TV camera sight lines.
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closed 8/13/2020 via BNC Analysis

Gimbal, acquired InStadium, Inc.

synopsis: Gimbal has acquired InStadium, the nation’s largest fan engagement platform. With the power of Gimbal’s location intelligence and identity solutions, Gimbal InStadium will offer a new suite of solutions for sports and entertainment companies to reach fans and extend high-impact branding opportunities for advertisers across all channels.
buyer: Gimbal
Gimbal provides advertising and marketing technologies to the world's leading brands and retailers interested in understanding the physical world. Gimbal translates location data into intent, measurement, and insights to help organizations transform their businesses and maximize marketing relevance."
target: InStadium, Inc.
InStadium is the leading live sports marketing network, dedicated to connecting brands with fans at live events in more than 425 professional and collegiate stadiums and arenas across the country. InStadium delivers multi-channel brand engagement opportunities to millions of consumers each year.
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closed 7/28/2015 via BusinessWire

AllOver Media, Inc., purchased Social and Family Divisions from Zoom Media Corp.

synopsis: AllOver Media, LLC (AOM), a portfolio company of Audax Private Equity and the largest alternative out-of-home advertising platform in the United States, announced the purchase of the Social Indoor and the Family Network Divisions of Zoom Media. Both Zoom and AOM have deep roots in strategic indoor place based media.
buyer parent: Audax Group
buyer: AllOver Media, Inc.
AllOver Media (AOM) is the largest alternative out-of-home advertising platform in the U.S. AOM works with a wide range of clients from Fortune 500 to regional and local companies by promoting products within captive media formats and engaging consumers on an every day basis. "
seller: Zoom Media Corp.
Zoom Media's Social Indoor Network assets include: static poster facings and digital screens across 1600 venues and 20 DMA’s, including sports bars, restaurants and clubs. The Family Network consists of backlit billboards, digital screens, floor clings at more than 350 sports and recreation centers.
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closed 2/14/2011 via PR Newswire

Outcast Media Holdings, Inc., acquired Health Club Media Network

synopsis: Outcast Media, a digital media company, has made an expansion into the fitness vertical through an acquisition of Health Club Media Network (HCMN), the largest advertising company in the health club industry. HCMN offers a wide variety of in-club advertising and marketing opportunities - customizable to each brand's particular needs.
buyer: Outcast Media Holdings, Inc.
Outcast Media Holdings, Inc. is a digital media company reaching active, on-the-go consumers. Advertisers reach a Nielsen-audited combined audience of more than 68 million active consumers each month at health clubs and gas stations in 130 US markets. "
target: Health Club Media Network
Founded in 1995, Health Club Media Network (HCMN), formerly the Health Club Panel Network, has grown to become the largest and most reputable player in the field of health club advertising and marketing.
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closed 7/22/2009 via BNC Analysis

Celeritas Management, acquired ANC Sports Enterprises, LLC

synopsis: Celeritas Management announced its acquisition of a majority stake in ANC Sports Enterprises, a leading provider of team and venue services for over 200 professional, collegiate and amateur sports organizations and events.
buyer parent: Palladium Equity Partners LLC
buyer: Celeritas Management
Based in Virginia, Celeritas Management, Inc. is a company funded by Palladium Equity Partners, LLC that builds and acquires complementary organizations in the sports, entertainment, and marketing services industries. "
target: ANC Sports Enterprises, LLC
ANC Sports Enterprises, LLC is the industry leader in team and venue services, providing integrated signage, design, and marketing solutions for sports and commercial facilities.
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$60
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announced 1/10/2007 via BNC Analysis

Cyberkey Corporation, will purchase a minority stake in HumWare Media Corporation

synopsis: CyberKey Solutions is pleased to announce that the Company will be working in cooperation with Humware Media Corporation to develop the ultimate sports fan experience, which will be marketed and promoted to the Fantasy Sports industry. According to the terms of the agreement, CyberKey Solutions, Inc. will acquire an equity position in Humware.
buyer: Cyberkey Corporation
CyberKey Solutions, Inc. manufacturers and markets a broad range of USB drives, storage media, mobile communications devices and comprehensive software/hardware solutions for a broad range of markets and industries. "
target: HumWare Media Corporation
HumWare Media Corporation operates as a media advertising company. Its Boondoggle Sports Network delivers entertaining sports trivia, interactive trivia games, and fantasy sports contests to the hospitality industry through Internet, which are displayed on television monitors.
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closed 11/4/2009 via BusinessWire

Zoom Media Corp., acquired Gym Screen Media

synopsis: Zoom Media Corp and its subsidiary, ClubCom International Limited, a leading provider of digital out-of-home media in Health & Fitness venues in the UK and around the world, announced its acquisition of Gym Screen Media, a 160 venue digital channel located in high-end fitness centers across the UK.
buyer: Zoom Media Corp.
Zoom Media & Marketing operates indoor content and advertising networks in over 10,000 venues including fitness centers, indoor soccer facilities, bowling centers, family entertainment centers, restaurants and nightclubs that reach active consumers. "
target: Gym Screen Media
Gym Screenmedia is an in-club digital screen service that offers a mix of purpose designed entertainment and communications screens reaching UK fitness members. Gym Screen Media produce and deliver a range of in club TV channels to the UK health club market.
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closed 7/6/2016 via Company Press Release

Val Morgan Outdoor, acquired Active Media Group Pty Limited

synopsis: The HOYTS Group announced a major acquisition for Val Morgan Outdoor (VMO). VMO has acquired Active Media Group (AMG) – the premium multi-media business representing Fitness First Australia, Goodlife Health Clubs and more. AMG is an award-winning global content provider behind some of the world’s top health, fitness and lifestyle publications.
buyer parent: Dalian Wanda Group Co., Ltd.
buyer: Val Morgan Outdoor
Val Morgan Outdoor (VMO) is Australia’s largest digital-out-of-home network, operating 1,200 digital panels strategically located in 300 shopping centres and 2,000 TV screens across 280 premium petrol stations nationally. VMO is a leader in audience engagement. "
target parent: Oaktree Capital Management, LLC
target: Active Media Group Pty Limited
Active Media Group is an award-winning global content provider behind some of the world’s top health, fitness and lifestyle print and digital publications. They specialise in creating the right content to reach active consumers and deliver it on the most popular digital platforms.
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closed 9/26/2012 via PR Newswire

Interlex Communications Inc., acquired SenaReider

synopsis: Interlex Communications formalized the acquisition of SenaReider, a full-service advertising agency based in Monterey, California. SenaReider specializes in branding and marketing within the food and beverage as well as fitness and recreation categories.
buyer: Interlex Communications Inc.
Interlex is a leading full-service integrated marketing communications firm. Based in San Antonio, Texas it also has offices in New York and Washington, DC. It is ranked on the Inc. 500 and among the Top U.S. Agency Brands according to Ad Age Magazine. "
target: SenaReider
SenaReider is a full-service advertising agency with extensive experience in new product development, packaged foods, fresh food and beverage marketing. SenaReider specializes in branding and marketing within the food and beverage as well as fitness and recreation categories.
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announced 6/28/2017 via Market Wire

Millennial Esports Corp., will acquire Ideas + Cars Ltd.

synopsis: Millennial Esports Corp. will acquire IDEAS+CARS Ltd., a leader in the fast growing esports racing environment. IDEAS+CARS provides strategy, brand building, gaming, motorsport, content and activation.
buyer: Millennial Esports Corp. (TSXV:GAME:$37.22)
Millennial Esports Corp. owns and operates "thE Arena", Las Vegas' first permanent Esports Arena and studio. The Company operates an Esports platform and online community, which provides gamers with a variety of online competitions, "
target: Ideas + Cars Ltd.
IDEAS+CARS is an un-agency - it is a group of passionate, professional collaborators that have delivered exceptional IDEAS in the CAR world over many years for many people. IDEAS+CARS provides strategy, brand building, gaming, motorsport, content and activation.
price ($mm)[EV]
$0.71 [$0.59]
rev ($mm)
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closed 10/31/2022 via GlobeNewswire

Azerion BV, acquired [M]media B.V.

synopsis: Azerion has announced the acquisition of [M]media B.V., a leading sales house, tech partner and intermediary for publishers and advertisers in the Dutch digital advertising space with a strong focus on sports, lifestyle and automotive audiences.
buyer: Azerion BV (ENXTAM:AZRN:$319.89)
Azerion is a high-growth digital entertainment and media platform that serves consumers, digital publishers, advertisers, and game creators globally. Azerion’s integrated platform provides technology solutions to automate the purchase and sale of digital advertising for media buyers and sellers. "
target: [M]media B.V.
[M]media B.V. is a leading sales house, tech partner and intermediary for publishers and advertisers in the Dutch digital advertising space with a strong focus on sports, lifestyle and automotive audiences.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$9
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.0x
EV / EBITDA
closed 10/18/2022 via BusinessWire

Valnet Inc., acquired Snack Media Ltd.

synopsis: Valnet Inc., the leading digital content investment company, has successfully completed the acquisition of SN&CK Media Ltd. (or “Snack Media”) a leading digital sports publishing network based out of the UK.
buyer parent: Valsoft Corp
buyer: Valnet Inc.
With more than 3.5 billion sessions per year, Valnet is the leading digital content investment company that owns and operates a diversified portfolio of premier digital publishing assets across multiple verticals. "
target: Snack Media Ltd.
Snack Media is a leading independent sports digital media company with over 30m sports fans. They specialize in multi-channel content creation, distributed at scale. Through data driven engagement strategies Snack Media creates authentic connections between brands & fans.
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closed 1/24/2020 via BusinessWire

Minute Media, acquired FanSided

synopsis: Minute Media, a leading global technology and digital publishing platform, has acquired FanSided from Meredith Corporation. FanSided is one of the fastest growing platforms of sports and lifestyle digital properties, with more than 300 destinations focused on specific professional sports teams, college sports, lifestyle trends, and more.
buyer: Minute Media
Minute Media is a leading media and technology brand focused on two main pillars—platform and content. Minute Media’s platform serves as the company’s foundation, powering its content as well as enabling the evolution of other market-leading digital media brands. "
target parent: Meredith Corporation
target: FanSided
FanSided is one of the fastest growing platforms of sports and lifestyle digital properties, with more than 300 destinations focused on specific professional sports teams, college sports, lifestyle trends, and more.
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closed 4/17/2019 via Company Press Release

STATS, Inc., acquired Perform Group

synopsis: STATS has announced its acquisition of Perform, the complete sports content company in the UK. STATS collects the richest sports data in the world and transforms it through AI. Together, the companies will combine STATS’ world-class expertise in AI with both companies’ historical archives, to create a treasure trove of sports data.
buyer parent: Vista Equity Partners
buyer: STATS, Inc.
STATS collects the richest sports data in the world and transforms it through AI to unlock the past, present and future of sports. STATS continues to speed innovation with AutoSTATS, the first-ever AI-powered technology to collect comprehensive sports data from any television broadcast. "
target parent: Access Industries
target: Perform Group
Perform is the complete sports content company in the UK. They work with media owners, rights-holders, bookmakers and professional teams to produce and distribute content that transforms how the world experiences sport through 5 brands: Opta, OptaPro, Omnisport, RunningBall and Watch&Bet.
price ($mm)
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announced 1/13/2017 via GlobeNewswire

247Sports, will acquire Scout Media Inc.

synopsis: Scout Media Inc. announced that it has entered into an agreement with CBS 247 Inc. as the “stalking horse” bidder to acquire substantially all of the Company’s assets. Scout is a digital multi-channel, male-focused video network, providing authentic targeted content from its team of press credentialed journalists and sports experts.
buyer parent: CBS Corporation
buyer: 247Sports
247Sports is a digital media enterprise focused on delivering original sports and entertainment news on a team-by-team basis to sports fans across the world through a spectrum of platforms. It creates products designed for more engaging consumption of team-specific sports news. "
target parent: News Corporation
target: Scout Media Inc.
Scout is a digital multi-channel, male-focused video network, providing authentic targeted content from its team of 300+ press credentialed journalists and sports experts across the nation. Scout delivers on men's passion points: NFL, fantasy sports, college football and more.
price ($mm)
$9.50
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 7/13/2016 via BNC Analysis

NBC Sports, Inc., acquired Sport Ngin

synopsis: NBC Sports Group has acquired Sport Ngin, the nation’s largest provider of web software and mobile applications that cater towards teams and leagues of all levels. A total of 500,000 organizations use Sport Ngin including USA Hockey, Hockey Canada and USA Wrestling.
buyer parent: Comcast Corporation
buyer: NBC Sports, Inc.
NBC Sports is the programming division of the American broadcast network NBC, owned by the NBCUniversal Television Group division of NBCUniversal, that is responsible for sports broadcasts on the network, and its dedicated national sports cable channels. "
target: Sport Ngin
Sport Ngin features a complete suite of easy-to-use tools that help sports organizations manage, connect, and communicate with a diverse range of stakeholders, including athletes, parents, administrators, coaches, referees, scouts, volunteers, fans, journalists, and sponsors.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$39
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.0x
EV / EBITDA
closed 5/27/2015 via BusinessWire

Time Inc., acquired FanSided

synopsis: Time Inc. announced that it has acquired Missouri-based FanSided, a sports, entertainment and lifestyle network of more than 300 websites with thriving communities. FanSided is one of the industry’s fastest growing independent digital content networks, with a collective audience of approximately 15 million unique visitors per month.
buyer: Time Inc. (NYSE:TIME:$2,884.00)
Time Inc. is one of the world's leading media companies, with a monthly global print audience of over 120 million and worldwide digital properties that attract more than 120 million visitors each month, including over 50 websites. "
target: FanSided
FanSided is the fastest growing independent network of fandom-focused sports, entertainment and lifestyle sites on the Internet. FanSided is a family business, launched by two brothers who wanted to put their own spin on the coverage of their beloved Kansas City Chiefs.
price ($mm)
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closed 11/12/2014 via BNC Analysis

Traveas AB, acquired Stampen Sports Media

synopsis: Traveas buys Stampen Sports Media, a subsidiary of Stampen Media Group. Stampen Sports Media (SSM) includes brands SvenskaFans.com, sister site FanTV.se and the new efforts Golfing.se and SvenskaRaceFans.com. SSM now reaches 300 to 350,000 unique visitors per week through its websites and mobile apps.
buyer: Traveas AB (XSAT:EVERY A:$10.12)
Traveas AB is engaged in the media and technology businesses in Sweden. The company provides media advertising services. It also offers technology solutions, which include the Ancillarator, a cloud based sales and marketing automation tool. "
target parent: Stampen Media Group
target: Stampen Sports Media
Stampen Sports Media (SSM) includes brands SvenskaFans.com, sister site FanTV.se and the new efforts Golfing.se and SvenskaRaceFans.com. SSM now reaches 300 to 350,000 unique visitors per week through its websites and mobile apps.
price ($mm)
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closed 11/18/2013 via Company Press Release

NAMG, Inc., acquired Scout Media Inc.

synopsis: North American Membership Group (NAMG) CEO James Heckman announced the acquisition of Scout.com from Fox Networks Group. The company is an integrated sports publishing company consisting of two separate divisions that work closely together to deliver a unique and highly integrated Internet and print product offering.
buyer parent: The Pilot Group
buyer: NAMG, Inc.
North American Membership Group (NAMG) excels in creating and growing eleven distinct lifestyle clubs that thrive on the camaraderie they foster between their members and the clubs. Each club's magazine, e-newsletter and website is rich with articles and how-to features. "
target parent: News Corporation
target: Scout Media Inc.
Scout.com is an integrated sports publishing company consisting of two separate divisions that work closely together to deliver a unique and highly integrated Internet and print product offering. The Internet publishing division consists of a network of more than 200 web sites.
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