ProSmart Signs Strategic Growth Partnership with US-Based Accelerated Growth Partners
KELOWNA, BC – September 27th, 2017
ProSmart Enterprises Inc. (TSXV:PROS) (“ProSmart” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce it has signed a strategic growth partnership with Accelerated Growth Partners (“AGP”) of Stamford, CT. The strategic partnership with AGP is a significant step in ProSmart’s vision to become the preeminent online youth, recreational and professional sports community platform. AGP is a privately-held business advisor focusing on sports marketing in the sports media, entertainment and lifestyles sectors. AGP’s team has worked with an extensive and impressive list of clients, including Sports Illustrated, USA Today, PGA Tour, NCAA, Pepsi and Charles Schwab, among others.
AGP delivers an extensive range of experience and expertise to compliment the Company’s strategic planning, business and market development plans. AGP will become ProSmart’s primary strategic growth partner in the US and will concentrate on growing the user base across multiple sports and expanding community and organization partnerships, initially focusing on “go-to-market” and vertical strategies.
ProSmart Co-Founder and CEO, Alan Schuler says, “This partnership with AGP is an extremely important milestone for ProSmart. The endorsement and services by one of the premier US sports and entertainment agencies is a significant achievement for ProSmart as we roll out our marketing programs. Merrill, John and the AGP team bring a wealth of experience and an incredible network of relationships we believe will be critical to the expansion of the global sports community we are creating and serving with our platform. We have been working closely with AGP on a number of joint initiatives recently and are pleased this has resulted in a formal partnership."
AGP adds, “We are impressed with what ProSmart has accomplished to date and see an incredible opportunity ahead. They have a unique market proposition and have the potential to become a leader in the grassroots and ongoing development of the global youth, recreational and professional sports marketplace. AGP is excited to be a partner with ProSmart and we will be working hard to expand the brand recognition of the Company and accelerate the numerous opportunities available in the marketplace.”
About AGP: AGP is a privately held business advisor focusing on the sports marketing, sports media, entertainment and lifestyles sectors. The company’s primary role is to analyze client’s business, products and brand assets and help generate strategies that drive new demand and growth. AGP’s team has worked with global sports properties like Sports Illustrated, USA Today, Rodale, The Marketing Arm, Velocity Sports & Entertainment, PGA Tour, NCAA, Pepsi, USOC, Charles Schwab, Eli Lilly, Samsung and early stage technology, content and media companies creating millions of dollars in revenue and shareholder value. To find the bios of AGP’s leadership team, please visit the Team section of ProSmart’s new corporate website at www.prosmartinc.com or visit http://acceleratedgrowth.partners/
On behalf of ProSmart Enterprises Inc.
Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer
About ProSmart Enterprises Inc.
ProSmart Enterprises Inc. (“ProSmart”) provides a highly scalable and holistic sports technology platform, blending best-in-class, player, coaching and team development content with a robust suite of team management tools. ProSmart’s platform is specifically designed to foster safer, happier and healthier recreational sports communities around the world, regardless of skill level, age or gender. ProSmart aims to connect all participants in the highly fragmented recreational sports industry, creating a large, financially sustainable marketplace. ProSmart currently supports coaches, managers, players and families in over 1,500 grassroots governing bodies and associations spanning 100 different countries.
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About ProSmart Sports Development Inc.
ProSmart Sports Development Inc. (“ProSmart Sports”) is a leading sports Hockey and Football (Soccer) team development platform, and currently supports teams of all ages to “Build Confidence” in over 42 countries across more than 1,500 grassroots governing bodies and associations worldwide. ProSmart offers the most comprehensive suite of customized practice plans, fully animated drills and personalized skill videos from the Pros available on mobile devices via the App Store and on the web at prosmarthockey.com and prosmartfootball.com.
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