London, UK: Global sports provider ELEVEN SPORTS has won The DEMES Award in Social Media at the 14th Sports and Business Gala held at the Olympic Centre of the Polish Olympic Committee in Warsaw last night (22 March 2018).
The award, which was won together with ELEVEN’s partner agency Testa Communications, was voted for by professionals from the sports, marketing and PR industries.
The accolade marks the third time that ELEVEN SPORTS’ excellence has been recognised in Poland after winning ‘Broadcaster of the Year’ at the prestigious SAT Kurier Awards and the Titan Eye award in the ‘Event of the Year’ category at the 11th Festival of Theme Channels, both in October 2016.
The Sports and Business Gala organisers said the award in the Social Media category is given to honour an active presence online, an ability to interact, and improvement of a brand through new media. When selecting the winner, the following factors were taken into consideration:
- Quality of activities
- Interaction with fans
- Innovative approach
- Consistent activities
- Multichannel marketing
“Our aim is to reach every fan in Poland with engaging content around our fantastic portfolio of rights. Social media is a great tool that allows us to extend the live experience for our community of loyal and dedicated fans,” said Krzysztof Świergiel, Managing Director, Poland, ELEVEN SPORTS. “We are thrilled to receive further recognition for the hard work our entire team has put in across our operation, and we look forward to building on this success as we go from strength to strength at an extremely exciting time for our business.”
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ELEVEN SPORTS is an award-winning global sports provider dedicated to delivering world-class international and domestic sports and lifestyle entertainment. In just over two years, ELEVEN has become a young, dynamic brand that resonates globally as well as locally, engaging fans on-air and online, in local languages and a fresh tone of voice.
ELEVEN SPORTS delivers more than 25,000 LIVE hours of top class sporting action to over 17 million paying customers worldwide in Belgium, Luxembourg, Italy, Poland, Singapore, Taiwan and the United States. Live coverage of premium sports events is supplemented with news, comprehensive analysis, digital content and local programming. ELEVEN’s services are 24/7, multiscreen, full HD and locally produced to the highest international production standards.
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