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iPowow Nominated for 6 Awards at The Sports Social TV Summit and Awards Ceremony

Written on May 29th, 2013


On May 29, 2013, The Sports Social TV Summit and Awards Ceremony will be hosted in Los Angeles at the Bel-Air Country Club. The 7th Social Summit will focus on how sports leagues, teams, players, broadcast & cable networks, and social TV solution providers, are taking advantage of live programming and sports fans usage of social TV platforms.

Keynote speakers include Randy Freer, Co-President and COO of Fox Sports Media Group, Melissa Brenner, Senior Vice President, Marketing of NBA.

iPowow, a leader in ‘Participation TV’, has been nominated for 6 awards at The Sports Social TV Summit and Awards Ceremony: Best TV Show Specific Sports Social TV Award, Best Broadcast Network Sports Social TV Award, Best Ubiquitous Sports Social TV Award, Best Branded Sports Social TV Award, Best White Label Sports Social TV Execution or Solution, Best Sports Social TV Integration of Facebook.

iPowow delivers instant, on demand engagement for live TV audiences globally to multiple Internet-connected devices. iPowow enables content owners, broadcasters and advertisers to capitalize on the massive consumer demand for ‘Second Screen’ engagement on laptops, smartphones, iPads and other similar devices. iPowow’s customers include ESPN, Fox Sport, UFC, CBC, Vodafone, Nine Network, and Quicksilver. iPowow has offices in Canada, U.S., U.K. and Australia.

See 2013 Finalists Below:

Best Professional League Sports Social TV Award:
NHL PrePlay Sports – PrePlay Inc
MLB 2012 All-Star Game – Fox Sports
NFL Thursday Night Football XTRA – OMD
NBA – Game Time – NBA Digital

Best Team Specific Sports Social TV Award:
NY Giants – NY Giants & Mass Relevance
Boston Celtics – Boston Celtics and Mass Relevance

Best In Arena Sports Social TV Execution:
Boston Celtics In-Venue Social Integration – Boston Celtics and Mass Relevance
Slam Dunk Intensity Meter – Turner Sports

Best TV Show Specific Sports Social TV Award:
ESPN SportsCenter – iPowow / ESPN
NFL TNF XTRA – OMD
Super Bowl on CBSSports.com – CBS Interactive

Best Broadcast Network Sports Social TV Award:
TSN NHL GameTracker – OneTwoSee and TSN
ABC -ESPN SportsCenter – iPowow / ESPN
Super Bowl on CBSSports.com – CBS Interactive

Best Cable Network Sports Social TV Award:
Fuel TV – Fan Cameo – FUEL TV
TBS – Social Dugout – Turner Sports
Turner – NCAA March Madness Live – Turner Sports
TSN – NHL GameTracker – OneTwoSee and TSN

Best Online Video Sports Social TV Award:
Prep Zone – Fox Sports North
NCAA March Madness Live – Turner Sports
Kings Vision – Kings Vision, Los Angeles Kings

Best Special Event Sports Social TV Award:
NBA Social Media Awards – NBA Digital
2012 MLB All-Star Game – FOX Sports
Daytona 500 – Brad Keselowski – FOX Sports
NFL Draft Xtra – Visiware
2012 London Olympic Broadcast on NBC – Shazam

Best Ubiquitous Sports Social TV Award:
MyGuy – Viggle
ESPN SportsCenter – iPowow/ESPN

Best Branded Sports Social TV Award:
ESPN SportsCenter State Farm – – iPowow/ESPN
FIFA CLUB WORLD CUP Japan 2012- Social Cheering Tool for Sports Toyota – Nippon Television Network Corp.
NASCAR Sprint Unlimited – Telescope

Best Check-In and Loyalty Sports Social TV Award:
Fox Sports Florida Live Rewards – Lodestone Social Media and Fox Sports Florida
MyGuy – VIGGLE

Best White Label Sports Social TV Execution or Solution:
TSN NHL GameTracker – OneTwoSee and TSN
ESPN SportsCenter – iPowow/ESPN
Fan Cameo – FUEL TV

Best Sports Social TV Integration of Facebook:
NCAA March Madness Live – Turner Sports
ESPN SportsCenter – iPowow/ESPN
2012 FOX College Football Maps – FOX SPORTS

Best Sports Social TV Integration of Twitter:
SportsNation – ESPN
NCAA March Madness Live– Turner Sports
Ryder Cup tablet/mobile app– Turner Sports
SnappyTV – NBA

Best Connected TV Social TV Award:
NBA Challenge – NBA Digital
NFL TNF XTRA Mobile Coviewing – OMD

Best TV Everywhere Sports Social TV Award:
NCAA March Madness Live – Turner Sports
NBC Sports Live Extra – NBC Sports
Watch ESPN – ESPN

Best Mobile, iPad Or Tablet Sports Social TV Application:
MyGuy – VIGGLE
NCAA March Madness Live – Turner Sports
TBS Social Dugout – Turner Sports
NFL Draft Xtra – – Visiware

Sports Social TV Entertainer of the Year Award:
Mike Pereira – Mike Pereira, Fox Sports
SHAQ – Shaquille O’Neil, Turner Sports


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