Daily Archives: January 17, 2019

NeuLion name gone as Endeavor opts to rebrand streaming technology service

Ten months after buying NeuLion for $250 million, Endeavor has decided to shelve the company’s brand, opting instead to merge it with its own internal streaming technology. The sports and entertainment Goliath, which will call the new group Endeavor S...

By | 2019-01-17T23:25:00+00:00 January 17th, 2019|Sports|

Minneapolis agency Solve named agency of record for Sunoco

Sunoco Fuels has chosen Minneapolis advertising agency Solve as its agency of record for brand strategy, creative, media planning and buying, and digital and social media support. Dallas, Texas-based Sunoco Fuels, a division of Sunoco (NYSE: SUN), ch...

By | 2019-01-17T19:19:41+00:00 January 17th, 2019|Media|

H-E-B to put its brand behind new Commanders football team

The Alliance of American Football’s San Antonio Commanders have struck a major corporate sponsor agreement with H-E-B LP. As part of the deal, the San Antonio-based grocery company will become one of the new team’s first founding partners. H-E-B will ...

By | 2019-01-17T12:39:07+00:00 January 17th, 2019|Sports|

Reds Hall of Fame broadcaster Brennaman announces retirement

Cincinnati Reds Hall of Fame broadcaster Marty Brennaman has decided to hang up the microphone. He plans to retire at the end of the 2019 season after 46 years as Reds radio play-by-play broadcaster. Brennaman made the announcement at the Reds on Radi...

By | 2019-01-17T12:20:53+00:00 January 17th, 2019|Sports|

Sports cars, wild concepts and an ‘octocopter’: Photos from the 2019 Detroit Auto Show

Auto makers are ready to show off — be it classic Detroit muscle or sleek Japanese styling. The 2019 North American International Auto Show opens to the public Saturday and runs through the 27th in Detroit. A two-day media preview was held this week...

By | 2019-01-17T11:54:41+00:00 January 17th, 2019|Budget and Tax|

Gillette ad goes viral amid debate over ‘toxic masculinity’

Procter & Gamble Co.’s new “toxic masculinity” commercial for Gillette razors has racked up 37 million views on social media in just a few days. However, the ad’s focus on bullying during boyhood and sexist behavior toward women by men has garnered not...

By | 2019-01-17T11:49:39+00:00 January 17th, 2019|Budget and Tax|

Ghost Lab: How a self-taught design entrepreneur is using his passion for startups to deliver success

Self-taught entrepreneur Nafis Azad built his software business to 12 people at age 21 – and wants to encourage other young startup founders.

By | 2019-01-17T11:00:00+00:00 January 17th, 2019|Technology|

Mark Shaw’s plan was to start small. That didn’t last for very long.

StoredTech has emerged as one of the region’s fastest-growing companies by managing computer networks, installing security cameras, internet and phone service and setting up firewalls for customers as far away as Tokyo, Canada and Idaho.

By | 2019-01-17T11:00:00+00:00 January 17th, 2019|Technology|