Florida Sports

All Year Cooling Announces Their March Cool Cash Rewards Club Prize...

01 01 1970

We were excited to get Ariana Grande tickets for this month's prize, Ariana is from Boca Raton, Florida, so it's great to support a talent like her. Fort Lauderdale, FL April 07, 2017 South Florida HVAC company, All Year Cooling, announces its March Cool Cash Rewards Club prize winner. Each month, All Year Cooling offers an exclusive monthly raffle open to its members only. This March, the company offered a prize of two tickets to see Ariana Grande in concert for her "The Dangerous Woman Tour." The show takes place on the evening of Friday, April 14, 7:30 p.m., at Miami's American Airlines Arena. Multiplatinum-selling and Grammy Award–nominated artist Ariana Grande's "Dangerous Woman" tour stop in South Florida marks a return to the performer's hometown roots. "We were excited to get Ariana Grande tickets for this month's prize," said Tommy Smith, Owner and President of All Year Cooling. "Ariana is from Boca Raton, Florida, so it's great...

All Year Cooling Announces Their April Cool Cash Rewards Club Prize...

01 01 1970

This musical is fun for the whole family but could even make a great girls night for our Cool Cash Rewards Club winners. Fort Lauderdale, FL May 02, 2017 South Florida HVAC company, All Year Cooling, announces its April Cool Cash Rewards Club prize winner. Each month, All Year Cooling offers an exclusive monthly raffle open to its members only. This April, the company offered a prize of two tickets to see Mamma Mia! at the Broward Center for Performing Arts. The show will take place on Saturday, May 20, 2017 at 8:00 p.m. Mamma Mia! is the global Broadway musical inspired by the songs of ABBA. Written by Catherine Johnson, this story is set on a Greek island, perfect for a wedding. In attempts to find her father before the wedding, three men claim to be her actual father. As Tommy Smith, President of All Year Cooling says, “This musical is fun for the whole family but could even make a great girls night for our Cool Cash Rewards Club winners.� Automatic...

Albertsons Companies Announces Hire of Guy Burgstahler as Vice President of Advertising

01 01 1970

"Guy is a creative visionary with proven experience building engagement and loyalty among a variety of customers," said Shane Sampson, Chief Marketing & Merchandising Officer. "Our banners have a great story to tell, and Guy will have plenty of material to work with throughout our operating areas. We have deep ties to the communities we serve, and we are poised to compete as fiercely as ever in our stores and across our digital platforms." Burgstahler brings more than 20 years of advertising leadership experience with companies like Dick's Sporting Goods, PetSmart, and Tractor Supply Company. He helped move Dick's to its #1 position through innovative omni-channel campaigns and helped increase PetSmart's comp traffic with targeted multi-media and integrated campaign strategies. He spent the last five years as a marketing executive for category-leading manufacturing brands and most recently was an entrepreneur,...

adidas Partners with World OutGames Miami 2017 to Celebrate Diversity...

01 01 1970

adidas today announced a collaborative partnership with World OutGames Miami 2017, a 10-day, multi-sport human rights and cultural event from May 26 to June 4, 2017. Sport plays a critical role in our culture today and we can harness that influence to make real change for the world. We want to foster a culture in sports that celebrates diversity and provides a safe place for everyone to play. PORTLAND, Ore. / MIAMI April 26, 2017 adidas today announced a collaborative partnership with World OutGames Miami 2017, a 10-day, multi-sport human rights and cultural event from May 26 to June 4, 2017. Making its U.S. debut, the highly-anticipated event will welcome LGBTQI athletes from more than 40 countries - many where homosexuality remains illegal and hidden. In the spirit of true inclusiveness, the World OutGames are open to all, regardless of sexual orientation. “We believe that through sport, we have the power to change lives,� said adidas North...

Academy Sports + Outdoors Names Sam Johnson Executive Vice President, Retail Operations

01 01 1970

KATY, Texas, April 7, 2017 -- Academy, Ltd. d/b/a Academy Sports + Outdoors ("Academy"), a premier sports, outdoor and lifestyle retailer, appointed Sam Johnson as its Executive Vice President of Retail Operations, effective April 24, 2017. Sam, 50, joins Academy after seven years with hhgregg, Inc. ("hhgregg") where he most recently served as Chief Retail Officer. At hhgregg, Sam led store operations, customer relations, commercial sales, real estate and visual merchandising. Prior to that, he spent more than 20 years in various leadership roles with Sears Holding Corporation. He has a Bachelor of Arts in History and Health from East Tennessee State University. "I'm thrilled to join the Academy Sports + Outdoors team," says Sam Johnson. "I believe in Academy's everyday low price approach, community and customer focus. On behalf of the more than 20,000 store team members, we look forward to continuing to elevate our game on behalf of customers and local communities...

A new trend has now emerged, with celebrities and individuals now charting luxury yachts on vacations.

01 01 1970

Recently, renowned MMA superstar and UFC lightweight champion, Conor McGregor chartered a yacht to Ibiza with his loved ones. We only have a limited amount of time on earth, Make the best out of it!”— James KnightMAIMI, FLORIDA, USA, September 18, 2017 () -- Luxury yacht charters. A new trend has now emerged, with celebrities and individuals now charting luxury yachts on vacations, cruising the beautiful waters with family and friends. September 18th,2017: In recent years, chartering a yacht has become a popular way to vacation, and relax with family and friends. Recently, renowned boxer, MMA superstar and UFC lightweight champion, Conor McGregor chartered a yacht to Ibiza with his loved ones, a month after the legendary boxing match with Floyd Mayweather. The Irish MMA star posted pictures of his vacation with loved ones on his social media accounts, including Instagram. McGregor is one of the many celebrities who charter yachts for holidays. But recently, yachts have...

79 Schools Catch a 2017 Thomas R. Brown Athletics Grant from...

01 01 1970

California Casualty Thomas R. Brown Athletics Grant program California Casualty has been supporting educators for more than 65 years, and we understand the correlation between participation in sports and higher performance in the classroom. San Mateo, CA April 03, 2017 Athletes at 79 public schools in 33 states will be gaining a competitive edge thanks to the California Casualty Thomas R. Brown Athletics Grant program. A total of $83,000 was given to help middle and high school sports programs across the country purchase equipment, improve player safety and offset participation fees. Some schools received more than one grant. The program is named after California Casualty Chairman Emeritus Thomas R. Brown, an avid sportsman himself. Since its inception in 2011, more than 500 schools across the nation have received over $580,000. The 82 Thomas R. Brown Athletics Grants awarded this year will help: Provide participation fees and uniforms for Pennsylvania’s Rochester Middle School...

33rd Street Bail Bonds Launches Online Guide with Tips for Staying Safe While Tailgating

02 11 2017

Orlando, Florida Based Bail Bond Agency Provides Guide to Staying Out of Jail While Enjoying Tailgating. Orlando, FL, November 02, 2017 -- 33rd Street Bail Bonds offers an online guide to staying safe and out of jail while tailgating. Russ Pacala, owner of 33rd Street Bail Bonds, states, “Tailgating is a tradition that people hold near and dear to their hearts. Oftentimes, this includes food, drinks, and socializing and is usually a safe event. However, alcohol lowers people inhibitions and can cause them to do things they normally wouldn’t do. For example, a person might steal an item from a nearby vehicle since the item is in plain sight. The mix of alcohol and sports rivalries can also lead to things getting out of hand. Drinking alcohol, being in the sun, and not eating enough food can cause a person to be impaired. Driving while impaired can land them in jail. There are many ways a person can be arrested and charged with a crime. Because of that, 33rd Street Bail Bonds offers...

2018 Water Ski Hall of Fame Award of Distinction Recipients Announced

01 01 1970

September 22, 2017 Brandi Hunt-Martin, Tom King, Jon Kretchman, Ham Wallace and Tom Weber will join the Hall of Fame Class of 2018! These outstanding individuals will be honored for their exceptional contributions to the sport on April 28th at the Water Ski Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony at Walt Disney’s grand Fantasia Ballroom at the Contemporary Resort. The Hall of Fame Award of Distinction recognizes individuals who have made a significant contribution as tournament skiers, innovators, industry leaders, officials and others responsible for landmark achievements in the development of water skiing as well as those whose long periods of dedicated and generous service deserve special recognition. Jon Kretchman 8- time world record holder and barefoot jump pioneer Jon Kretchman has been a key figure of barefoot water skiing since age 13. Under the mentorship of barefoot legend Mike Seipel, Kretchman became known as the “barefoot jumping wonder child.” In 1991, just...

2017 Realtor® Good Neighbor Award Winners Better Communities Through Incredible Volunteer Work

01 01 1970

WASHINGTON, Oct. 4, 2017 () -- For 18 years, the Good Neighbor Awards have recognized Realtors® who dedicate countless volunteer hours to help others.  The five individuals named as this year's REALTOR® Magazine Good Neighbor Award winners serve as an example of how Realtors® reach out in service to help their communities. The 2017 Good Neighbor Award winners are: Sal Dimiceli, Lake Geneva Area Realty, Lake Geneva, Wisconsin, founder of The Time Is Now To Help; Bryson Garbett, Garbett Homes, Salt Lake City, Utah, founder of Foundation Escalera; Howard W. "Hoddy" Hanna, III, Howard Hanna Real Estate Services, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, for Howard Hanna Children's Free Care Fund; Louise McLean, RE/MAX Solutions, Merritt Island, Florida, founder of Space Coast Association of REALTORS® Charitable Foundation; Kay Wilson-Bolton, Century...

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