Premiere Networks, Fox Sports Renew Deal
March 5, 2014 at 6:24 AM (PT)
PREMIERE NETWORKS and FOX SPORTS have inked a long-term extension of the deal under which PREMIERE produces and distributes FOX SPORTS RADIO. Terms were not disclosed.
PREMIERE Pres. JULIE TALBOTT said, “This renewed partnership affirms our commitment to sports fans, our affiliates and partners to provide the ultimate, multi-platform destination for sports entertainment. With our lineup of leading sports personalities and expanded opportunities through new platforms and extensive resources, we have one of the most powerful brands in sports entertainment.”
FOX SPORTS EVP/Programming, Research and Content Strategy BILL WANGER added, “It was a no-brainer. This broadens our fan base by putting the FOX SPORTS brand across audio platforms. We’re excited to continue and further enhance our relationship with Premiere Networks to provide quality programming to sports fans.”