On Wednesday afternoon, the Baltimore Ravens announced their new partnership with FanDuel, a leader in one-day fantasy sports.
Through a fully integrated marketing agreement, FanDuel will have access to marketing assets ranging from signage at M&T Bank Stadium – including LED and scoreboard updates – to radio, television and digital platform advertising.
"Our partnership with FanDuel is exciting for the Ravens and our fans," Ravens senior vice president of corporate sales and business development Kevin Rochlitzstated. "With the growth of fantasy sports, this is a prime opportunity to connect our fans with FanDuel. We look forward to promoting FanDuel's unique brand while enhancing fan engagement through this popular service."
FanDuel is the leading one-day fantasy sports company that is transforming the world of fantasy sports with an exciting new way to play. Since 2009, FanDuel has taken the one-day fantasy sports concept from launch to paying out over $10 million in prizes every week. New public and private leagues form daily and range in size from two to thousands of players. Entry fees start at $1, and payouts happen after games end. Based in New York City with an office in Edinburgh, Scotland, FanDuel is venture backed and has raised $88 million in funding to date from investors including Shamrock Capital, NBC Sports Ventures, KKR, Comcast Ventures, Pentech Ventures, Piton Capital and Bullpen Capital. For more information, visit www.fanduel.com or download the iPhone or iPad app in the Appstore.
"Baltimore fans have always supported their hometown Ravens," said Nigel Eccles, CEO of FanDuel. "We are extremely excited to partner with the Ravens organization and to get in front of their die-hard fans, both online and inside M&T Bank Stadium."