CHARLOTTE, N.C., Jan. 16 , 2017 /PRNewswire/ — FanConnect and JayThom have formed a partnership to bring the FanConnect HD/IPTV platform to the Australian and New Zealand sports and entertainment market in early 2017. The FanConnect platform will allow JayThom clients to provide fans with a new and engaging experience on the television screens at their venues.
“We’re excited at the opportunity to deliver the FanConnect solutions to an Australian and New Zealand audience that’s engaged and ready for the experience,” said Brett Yorgey, CEO of JayThom. “Initial feedback has been overwhelming with two of the largest sports ready to run their first events through FanConnect.”
The FanConnect platform combines a live game feed with promotional and game related content, including scores, weather, traffic and standings. FanConnect is currently installed in over 50 collegiate and professional venues in the United States including American Airlines Center in Dallas, Safeco Field in Seattle, and Doak Campbell Stadium in Tallahassee.
“We are pleased to have found a strategic implementation partner whose focus on customer engagement and experience in the sports market is a natural fit for the FanConnect platform. JayThom stood out as having the skills, relationships, and strategy to be a fantastic partner,” said Larry Witherspoon, CEO of FanConnect.
To learn more about FanConnect, visit the website at fanconnect.tv.
Charlotte, NC-based FanConnect provides a suite of affordable cloud-based technology products centered on the creation and distribution of digital content to screens throughout a venue over existing RF distribution or IPTV. Their unique digital marketing platform allows venues to enhance the fan experience, maximize sponsorship revenue, and increase brand exposure. From the time a fan enters the venue, until the time the game ends, FanConnect engages crowds with an unparalleled entertainment experience.
Melbourne based JayThom is a Microsoft and Telstra partner with a focus on the Dynamics 365 platform. SportsRM (built on Dynamics 365) delivers an end to end solution to manage stakeholders, corporate hospitality, sponsorship, events, corporate ticketing and assets including digital media. FanConnect extends the platform to enable an end to end digital media sales process. The full solution encompasses the building of media packages, execution of media sales, and content delivery using FanConnect.
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