Edmonton Eskimos to provide the best fan engagement app in the CFL

Jan 26, 2016

Edmonton Eskimos and MySeat Media Inc extend their Fan Engagement technology agreement

MySeat Media Inc., a leading mobile fan engagement platform solution developer, and the Grey Cup champion Edmonton Eskimos announced a three-year extension to their partnership to provide the best mobile app to engage and reach Eskimos ever expanding global fan base. The event-based mobile platform gives the opportunity for fans to engage socially with other fans all around the world with an emphasis in and around Edmonton.  ” Eskimos game day is all about our fans, and our social platform is a great venue for our fans to fuel their passion” said Len Rhodes, CEO and President of the Edmonton Eskimos. The extended agreement will provide the same winning formula with added year over year growth.

The MySeat Fan Engagement Platform is a fully integrated solution which helps organizations create an event-based mobile social timeline. It is a white-label, multi-level mobile system including a fan engagement management software and analytics suite, as well as operational and public apps. It can identify users based on mobile behaviour, providing invaluable usage and consumption metrics to professional and amateur sports teams, leagues and associations, thus monetizing their brand.

MySeat Media provides the Edmonton Eskimos with a proven technology platform and an experienced management team led by Steven D. Shelton, co-founder and CEO of MySeat Media Inc. “The Eskimos are definitively a leader among professional teams in terms of the digital and mobile experiences they provide to their fans, bringing the fan experience to another level by gathering critical data and analytics on their customer base” said Shelton. “Our social mobile platform extends our reach and engagement with our fans ” said Rhodes ” We have fans from all over the country and the world engaging live and staying on our app for entire games. We are pleased to be working with MySeat Media and we are thrilled about what their technology and creativity brings to our Fans”.

About MySeat Media Inc.
Founded in 2011, MySeat Media Inc. is a Montreal, Canada based firm specializing in mobile technology development for Sports and Entertainment Organizations and to enhance the overall fan experience around events. The company also offers fan engagement data analytics, consulting services to sports teams, artists, promoters and festivals around the world to help them develop their fan engagement strategy. The company was co-founded by Normand Pigeon, Che Hodgins and Steven D. Shelton. More information is available at www.myseat.com.

About the Edmonton Eskimo Football Club
The Edmonton Eskimo Football Club is the most successful franchise of the Canadian Football League modern era. Founded in 1949, the team, known for their Green and Gold colours, are 14-times Grey Cup champions, including the historic five-in-a-row from 1978 to 1982. Through our unwavering commitment to integrity, accessibility and passion, the Edmonton Eskimos deliver a sports and entertainment experience worthy of champions. As a community-owned team, we strive to make a positive and meaningful impact in the community and are committed to the development of amateur football across Northern Alberta.