SALT LAKE CITY (January 3, 2019) – Major League Rugby (MLR) is thrilled to announce a new partnership with Sportsdigita. MLR is focused on growing partnership opportunities as a league, and for all 12 teams, which is why a partnership with Sportsdigita was so crucial for season three.
Sportsdigita expands partnership opportunities by creating dynamic presentations to be used by marketing and sales professionals across the sports industry. The use of Sportsdigita’s cloud-based presentation platform, Digideck, will streamline the presentation and sales cycles.
“We couldn’t be more excited to partner with Sportsdigita and utilize Digideck for the upcoming season. I’ve seen first-hand the growth they can provide in the sports industry and I’m confident they will be a game changer for the MLR, and all 12 of our teams,” said MLR Commissioner George Killebrew.
“We are thrilled to announce our new partnership with Major League Rugby and its franchises. Sportsdigita looks forward to contributing to the growth and success of this league at a pinnacle moment in their history. This partnership is a testament to the power of the Digideck platform and its ability to elevate the immersive presentation capabilities of professional and enterprise organizations alike. I am excited to see this new era of Rugby come to life with the guidance of George Killebrew, Jon Persch, and the rest of the leadership team.” Angelina Lawton, CEO & Founder of Sportsdigita
About Major League Rugby –
Major League Rugby is a professional rugby league that is entering its third season (2020) and represents the highest level of competition in North America. The league evolved from 7 teams in 2018 to 12 teams in 2020, featuring 11 from the United States and one from Canada distributed across an Eastern and Western Conference. The competition follows a league plus knockout format where teams play 16 regular season matches for a chance to advance to the playoffs. Matches are broadcast on CBS Sports Network, Facebook Live (for international viewers) and on different platforms in each local market. MLR prides itself on its incredible athletes, the passionate community behind them, and its strong values of Respect, Inclusivity, and Tradition.