WePlayed Selected for Inaugural Techstars Sports Accelerator
Innovative Sports Video Platform Venture Recognized for Audience Engagement Strength
Boston, MA and Indianapolis, IN – June 10, 2019– WePlayed, a community-driven sports video platform for athletes and fans, announced that it has been selected to take part in the 2019 class of the Techstars Sports Accelerator Powered by Indy. This is the first year of a three-year initiative in Indianapolis, which is committed to supporting innovative startups across many sectors, stages and business models aiming to capture opportunities in sports and sports technology.
WePlayed Hires Kristen Kjellman Marshall as VP of Business Development
Former Nike brand veteran and sports market leader to drive major partnership initiatives
Boston, MA – May 1, 2019 –WePlayed, an intelligent, community-driven sports video platform for athletes and fans, announced the appointment of Kristen Kjellman Marshall as VP of Business Development. Kristen spent eight years with Nike, supporting brand growth across all categories. For six years she was focused on driving sales in New York City, the company’s largest marketplace in North America. She will drive WePlayed’s brand partnership and sponsorship activities.
WePlayed and XOS Digital Announce Major College Video Deal
First digital platform to offer comprehensive sports video catalog to empower athletes and fans
Boston, MA – April 3, 2019 – WePlayed, an intelligent, community-driven sports video platform for athletes and fans, and XOS Digital, the leading provider of sports technology for professional, college, and amateur sports organizations entered into a comprehensive intercollegiate sports video agreement. It allows WePlayed and its users to create and share their favorite moments from over 30,000 current season and historic games from SEC, ACC, Big 12, Big East, Conference USA, and Mountain West. The included sports are football, men’s and women’s soccer, women’s volleyball, men’s and women’s basketball, men’s hockey, women’s field hockey, men’s and women’s lacrosse, baseball, and softball.