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InCrowd receives double nomination in the 2017 Sport Business Awards

To follow on from our recent Sport Industry and Sport Technology Award nominations, InCrowd have received two separate nominations at the 2017 Sports Business Awards.

InCrowd’s in-stadia digital display software, TribeCast, has been shortlisted within the ‘Sports Innovation Award’ category and faces strong competition from British Rowing – Go Row Indoor, InCrowd – TribeCast, Jockey Club Services, Levy Restaurants UK, Runbritain Click Your Click, Table Tennis England and TASS (Talented Athlete Scholarship Scheme).

Additionally, the InCrowd official club app platform, represented through the official Aston Villa FC app, has been shortlisted in the ‘Best in Sports Media’ and faces competition from Dunsar Media, Football Whispers, iSportconnect, Liverpool Football Club, Olympic Channel and Sky Sports.

The full list of finalists can be found here.

We would also like to congratulate InCrowd clients and associates Cardiff City FC, Premiership Rugby, Brighton & Hove Albion FC and Onside Law.

InCrowd have their fingers firmly crossed for the Friday 2nd June when the winners will be announced during a lunchtime ceremony at the Brewery in London.

InCrowd shortlisted for Outstanding Start Up at the 2017 Sports Technology Awards

InCrowd are very pleased to announce that we have been shortlisted for the Outstanding Start Up at this year’s Sport Technology Awards. The full official shortlist for the awards can be found here http://www.sportstechnologyawards.com/the-shortlist/

Over 70 sports were represented and submissions were received from 30 countries and we are humbled to be placed in a category in which we face strong competition from Cogran Systems, Cryoaction Cryotherapy, Football Whispers, ForceDecks and Sports Performance Tracking.

This short listing marks a fantastic year for InCrowd in which we grew our football client roster to 12 clubs across the Premier League, the Championship and League 1. We also began working with major governing bodies including ECB, Premiership Rugby and RFL, hereby allowing us to work within a total of four separate sports.

We are crossing our fingers and we are looking forward to the awards on the 4th May.

 

InCrowd shortlisted for the BT Sport Industry 2017 Young Agency of the Year Award

The Official Shortlist for the 2017 BT Sport Industry Awards has been announced with InCrowd shortlisted for Young Agency of the Year in amongst 14 other categories recognising the very best activations, agencies, campaigns, events, governing bodies, innovations, platforms, programmes, rights holders, sponsorships and more.

InCrowd are facing some stiff competition in the form of Ball Street, Goat, MATTA, Red Lantern Digital Media and WeAreFearless. The full Official Shortlist can be seen here www.sportindustry.biz/Shortlist.

This short listing marks a fantastic year for InCrowd in which we grew our football client roster to 12 clubs across the Premier League, the Championship and League 1. We also began working with major governing bodies including ECB, Premiership Rugby and RFL, hereby allowing us to work within a total of four separate sports.

Nick Keller, chairman, Sport Industry Group, commented: “The tech revolution continues to march on and sport is benefiting from a proliferation of diverse new start ups, brands and organisations joining the business landscape, bringing with it a swathe of new businesses and talent who recognise that sport has a big part to play.

“This is represented across a number of categories in this year’s Shortlist, no more so than in our newest category, Young Agency of the Year. These young agencies prove there is depth and breadth to the industry, as they enter the landscape with bold new ideas and refreshing innovations.”

The Official Shortlist was selected through an extensive Steering Process -involving more than 60 key industry figures across two weeks of intensive judging, and will now go forward for consideration by the main Judging Panel, who will decide the winners in each category.

The industry’s most anticipated night of the year – taking place on 27th April – will see over 1,750 major players from the world of sport, business and entertainment come together for an unforgettable night celebrating the standout work from across the sporting world.

BT is the Headline Partner of the BT Sport Industry Awards, with Coutts, ESPN and EY as Official Partners.

InCrowd shortlisted for the BT Sport Industry 2016 Cutting Edge Award

Sport Industry Group has unveiled the Official Shortlist for the BT Sport Industry Awards 2016, featuring a variety of outstanding campaigns, sponsorships, programmes, brands and activations from across 13 different categories and we very pleased to announce InCrowd has been shortlisted for the BT Sport Industry Cutting Edge Sport Award.

The nomination is testament to the industry leading work by InCrowd’s technology team, who are based in “Silicon Beach” Brighton. 

We are facing some formidable competition in the form of DNAFit, Football Foundation, Formula E, Hawk-Eye and Henley Royal Regatta. The full list of nominations can be seen here http://www.sportindustry.biz/events/awards/2016/shortlist.

Nick Keller, chairman, Sport Industry Group, commented: “The wide variety of work on the Official Shortlist is proof once again that the UK sport industry leads the way in creativity and innovation. We are delighted by the incredible level of high-quality work to be found across the board.

“Throughout a thorough steering process, overseen by our official adjudicators EY, the Steering Committees had as tough a job as ever narrowing down the list, with any piece of work making the Official Shortlist representing a truly stellar achievement.”

The Official Shortlist was selected through an extensive Steering Process -involving more than 70 key industry figures and 40 hours of intensive judging, fully overseen by EY – and will now go forward for consideration by the main Judging Panel, who will decide the winners in each category.

The industry’s flagship event will see over 1,750 major players from the world of sport, business and entertainment come together for an unforgettable night celebrating the standout work from across the sporting world.

BT is the Headline Partner of the BT Sport Industry Awards, joining EY as an Official Partner.