Slacker Adds ESPN Audio Content
March 23, 2011 at 5:38 AM (PT)
ESPN audio content has been added to the offerings at SLACKER PERSONAL RADIO. The service will offer a dedicated ESPN station for all users and the option to include ESPN SportsCenter hourly updates to any SLACKER music stream for paid subscribers.
"It has long been our mission to provide listeners with the ability to experience ESPN Audio content wherever they are and through whichever medium fits best into their busy lifestyle," said ESPN SVP, Production Business Divisions TRAUG KELLER. "This new relationship will add unique value to the SLACKER listening experience by showcasing customizable ESPN sports news and award-winning ESPN RADIO programming."
"ESPN Audio is the authoritative voice of sports news and original programming, which is key to SLACKER's goal to offer our listeners access to the most diverse content and programming possible," said SLACKER SVP of Marketing JONATHAN SASSE. "The ability to offer news, shows and updates from the biggest brand in sports further positions SLACKER as the leader in Internet radio content."