C&C Connected | October 24
PHOTO OF THE WEEK
Harnarayan Singh accepting the 2018 Brian Williams Media Award at the 2018 Ontario Sports Hall of Fame Gala
CLIENTS IN THE NEWS
Taking time out from a busy trip covering the Invictus Games in Sydney, Australia for CTV, Ben Mulroney sits down to chat with ‘The Morning Show’. Naturally, Ben is comfortable in front of the camera on national television. Watch as he discusses everything from the Invictus Games, to the royals, to politics, as well as he and Jessica’s upcoming 10th anniversary!
Who doesn’t love a winner!? Kia is off to an impressive start in the WNBL, starring in 3 consecutive victories for her Canberra Capitals team. 17.3 points per game will win over the Aussie fans in a big way!
Last week, you learned he was a vegan in our #GetToKnow feature, and now The Athletic takes you a few steps deeper into the mind of Jeff Marek. Learn more about the man you see on Ice Surfing every Tuesday night on Rogers Sportsnet’s Twitter account.
What a ball strike from Sergio Garcia! Wait a minute… what sport is he playing? Golfers and caddies suited up for some classic European Tour fun on the pitch ahead of the Andalucia Valderrama Masters in Sotogrande, Spain.
Congratulations to our President, Nathalie Cook who has recently been elected as Chair of the Board of Directors for the Canadian Association for the Advancement of Women in Sport (CAAWS). We’re extremely proud of her tireless work in support of women in sport!
STAY UP TO SPEED
Lebron James. Bai Jingting. Jian ‘Uzi’ Zihao. It’s a global world, and we’re just living in it. As part of Nike and Lebron’s 'Dribble &' collaboration in support of his Shut Up & Dribble series on Showtime, Nike has enlisted popular Chinese actor and one of the globe’s top esports players. Still trying to figure out what League of Legends is?
Wear Your Brand on Your Sleeve
The migration of late career international soccer phenoms coming across the pond to finish their career in the MLS is not new, but the sponsorship opportunities that they enable are opening up for teams definitely are. MLS just opened up some real estate on its jerseys for teams to sell ahead of the 2019 season.
The Million Dollar Intern
New Balance gets creative with its foray into the ultra-competitive world of basketball shoes and apparel by signing NBA prospect Darius Bazley to a unique endorsement contract. How does this lucrative deal stack up to your first summer gig after high school?