Around The Moon: June 2017

AMP Beats DraftKings For a Gold Stevie at The 2017 American Business Awards

AMP was named the winner of a Gold Stevie® Award in the Best Mobile Site & Application category at the 15th Annual American Business Awards.  The American Business Awards are the nation’s premier business awards program.  More than 3,600 nominations from organizations of all sizes and in virtually every industry were submitted this year for consideration in a wide range of categories.  More than 190 professionals worldwide participated in the judging process to select this year’s Stevie Award winners.


S1M Presents Elevator Pitch At NewFronts: Entrepreneur Networks Debut Original Show

It was an honor to be alongside Entrepreneur Magazine pitching our new show, Elevator Pitch at Newfronts. The event took place at Samsungs new workshop, Samsung 837 in the heart of the Meatpacking District downtown New York. The S1M team had the opportunity to meet with some incredible Innovators and Entrepreneurs that are paving the way with new business ideas. Elevator Pitch will begin filming in the fall of this year so stay tuned!

Dave Meltzer Keynotes Barclay’s Sports & Entertainment Business Alliance Cruise: 

S1M set sail at sunset around lower Manhattan with the Barclay’s Center at this year’s Business Alliance Cruise. The Barclay’s Center put together a fun happy hour along with an entertaining keynote by our CEO, Dave Meltzer. Among the guests were representatives from Fanduel, 8760, Hornblower, the NY Mets, and more. It was a fantastic opportunity to network with other local businesses that supported Barclay’s throughout the season. We’re looking forward to doing business with them in the future!

Orphaned Starfish Brings out A-List Guests For a Night of Charity

“Sports 1 Marketing teamed up with the Orphaned Starfish Foundation for the 2nd annual Party for a Purpose at 1OAK Night Club in Los Angeles. The Orphaned Starfish Foundation is dedicated to working with orphans, victims of abuse and at-risk youth. This year, S1M donated our Aggregated Marketing Platform to the event to help the foundation raise sponsorships. All of the party’s guests, including a few former athletes and celebrities, received over $500 in gifts courtesy of sponsors such as Trendy Butler, B’s Brigs, and many more. The event was able to raise over $500,000 for the Orphaned Starfish Foundation.”

Newsletter for MTV Awards

The 2017 MTV Awards luxury-gifting lounge took place on the rooftop of the award-winning Luxe Rode Drive Hotel located in the heart of Beverly Hills. Hosted by GBK Productions, the event was the perfect setting of luxury; attracting over 70 celebrities during the event. Sports 1 Marketing offered a variety of free gifts to attending celebrities through their award winning application called the Aggregated Marketing Platform (AMP). Many celebrities and public relation influencers marveled at the user-friendly design and infinite product line opportunity. Overall, the event was an absolute success, having nearly every celebrity redeem their gifts through AMP and sharing their excitement for this “21st Century Gift Bag.”


Where In The World Have We Been?  New York Mostly…

We flew back from JFK to LAX for a meeting with VaynerSports…

We returned to New York for our 7th straight week and kicked it off at the Clio Awards.  Dave joined his fellow judges to celebrate this year’s winners…  

A full day of meetings in New York plus a special stop at the 76 floor of the Empire State Building…

Spent a great day in Hoboken, NJ at Propelify for a keynote on Innovation vs Entrepreneurship…

We spent some time at Forbes Top Entrepreneurial Conference ‘Secret Knock’ and Dave shared the stage with Edward Snowden…

BTIG Trading Day

On May 2nd, Warren and The Crescent Moon Foundation were invited to be a part of the 15th BTIG Commissions for Charity Day. This year’s event donated millions to over 300 charities worldwide. Warren joined BTIG at their San Francisco location to support and bring encouragement to clients trading that day to support many meaningful causes.

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Athlete Network Partners with The United States Collegiate Athletic Association

Athlete Network and The United States Athletic Association (USCAA) have partnered to provide student-athletes at over 80 higher education colleges and universities with unique career opportunities in organizations that embrace an athlete’s competitive and driven mindset. Athlete Network will also sponsor a $10,000 scholarship to be split between one male and one female student-athlete.

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Dave Meltzer’s Upcoming Speaking Appearances

Newport Beach, CA – June 2nd

Athlete’s Touch
New York, NY – June 13th

OC Youngry
Irvine, CA – June 14th

Stevie Awards
New York, NY – June 20th

JA Worldwide
Helsinki, Finland – June 28th

JA Global Leadership Conference
Newport Beach, CA – July 18-20th

JA Worldwide
Prague, Czech Republic – August 31st

Gulf Oil International
Dubai, UAE – October 30th