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Liberty Media Announces Braves Group Investor Event Webcast

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Wednesday, June 29, 2022 - 9:30pm

Liberty Media Corporation (Liberty Media) (Nasdaq: LSXMA, LSXMB, LSXMK, BATRA, BATRK, FWONA, FWONK) will webcast a Braves Group Investor Event on Tuesday, July 12, 2022, with management remarks beginning at 3:30 p.m.

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  • Liberty Media Corporation (Liberty Media) (Nasdaq: LSXMA, LSXMB, LSXMK, BATRA, BATRK, FWONA, FWONK) will webcast a Braves Group Investor Event on Tuesday, July 12, 2022, with management remarks beginning at 3:30 p.m.
  • Those businesses are attributed to three tracking stock groups: the Liberty SiriusXM Group, the Braves Group and the Formula One Group.
  • The businesses and assets attributed to the Braves Group (NASDAQ: BATRA, BATRK) include Liberty Media Corporations subsidiary Braves Holdings, LLC.
  • The businesses and assets attributed to the Formula One Group (NASDAQ: FWONA, FWONK) consist of all of Liberty Media Corporations businesses and assets other than those attributed to the Liberty SiriusXM Group and the Braves Group, including its subsidiary Formula 1 and its interest in Liberty Media Acquisition Corporation.

Europe Winter Sports Equipment Market Report 2022: A $2.35 Bn Market in 2021 - Forecasts to 2031 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

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Wednesday, June 29, 2022 - 4:43pm

The "Europe Winter Sports Equipment Market 2021-2031 by Product, Sport, Application, End User, Distribution Channel, and Country: Trend Forecast and Growth Opportunity" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

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  • The "Europe Winter Sports Equipment Market 2021-2031 by Product, Sport, Application, End User, Distribution Channel, and Country: Trend Forecast and Growth Opportunity" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • The report is based on studies on 2018-2021 and provides forecast from 2022 till 2031 with 2021 as the base year.
  • The balanced (most likely) projection is used to quantify Europe winter sports equipment market in every aspect of the classification from perspectives of Product, Sport, Application, End User, Distribution Channel, and Country.
  • The report also covers current competitive scenario and the predicted trend; and profiles key vendors including market leaders and important emerging players.

Hasbro Teams Up With the NBA and NBPA for the Return of Starting Lineup This Fall

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Wednesday, June 29, 2022 - 3:00pm

The Starting Lineup collectible will also include an exclusive, officially licensed Panini NBA trading card.

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  • The Starting Lineup collectible will also include an exclusive, officially licensed Panini NBA trading card.
  • The return of one of the most beloved sports collectibles brands of all time would not be complete without the inclusion of fan-favorite NBA superstars.
  • "We are thrilled to be partners with Hasbro and Panini in relaunching this iconic brand.
  • NBA Digitals assets include NBA TV, NBA.com, the NBA App and NBA League Pass.

Boatsetter Sees Significant Uptick in Boat Rentals

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Wednesday, June 29, 2022 - 2:00pm

Boatsetter , the leading marketplace for on-the-water experiences and boat rentals in the U.S., is reporting a significant uptick in experience-driven rentals this summer as more and more Americans seek time outdoors with family and friends.

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  • Boatsetter , the leading marketplace for on-the-water experiences and boat rentals in the U.S., is reporting a significant uptick in experience-driven rentals this summer as more and more Americans seek time outdoors with family and friends.
  • Specifically, Boatsetter has seen a 378% year-over-year increase in interest in pontoon boat rentals, as well as 332% increased interest in party boat rentals, 261% increased interest in fishing charter rentals, and 254% increased interest in luxury yacht charters.
  • About Boatsetter: With more than 50,000 boat listings available in over 700 locations worldwide, Boatsetter is the leading marketplace for on-the-water experiences and boat rentals.
  • Credited with pioneering the first ever peer-to-peer boat rental insurance policy, Boatsetter has empowered boat owners with the tools and support to become entrepreneurs on the water.

Intuit QuickBooks Launches Campaign to Reach Latino-Owned Small Businesses and Help Power their Growth

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Wednesday, June 29, 2022 - 2:00pm

The commercial and campaign aim to reach both English- and Spanish-speaking Latino-owned small businessesthe fastest-growing group of entrepreneurs in the U.S.with 34% growth over the past 10 years.

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  • The commercial and campaign aim to reach both English- and Spanish-speaking Latino-owned small businessesthe fastest-growing group of entrepreneurs in the U.S.with 34% growth over the past 10 years.
  • One of the biggest roadblocks that Latino small businesses face is access to private funding .
  • With QuickBooks, businesses can automate and streamline their financial processes, pay employees, get paid fast, and gain access to capital.
  • Intuit is the global technology platform that helps consumers and small businesses overcome their most important financial challenges.

FC Porto is the First European Football Club to Enter into the Metaverse with Upland Agreement

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Wednesday, June 29, 2022 - 2:00pm

Upland , a platform for the metaverse mapped to the real world, and FC Porto , Portugals 2022 Primeira Liga Champions, announced today a strategic agreement to launch European football in Upland .

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  • Upland , a platform for the metaverse mapped to the real world, and FC Porto , Portugals 2022 Primeira Liga Champions, announced today a strategic agreement to launch European football in Upland .
  • As the first Portuguese football club to bring the roar of the stadium into the metaverse, FC Porto is pioneering fan engagement and empowering the communities of FC Porto and Upland to participate in new types of value creation and experiences.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20220629005234/en/
    FC Porto is the First European Football Club to Enter into the Metaverse with Upland Agreement (Graphic: Business Wire)
    The introduction of FC Porto to Upland includes opening the city of Porto with NFT properties mapped to their real world addresses that fans can purchase; the construction of FC Portos Estdio do Drago (Dragon Stadium); and the launch of the first suite of NFTs of a European football club.
  • "Were thrilled to welcome FC Porto as the first European football club to join the Upland metaverse," said Dirk Lueth, Co-Founder & Co-CEO of Upland.

Fifth Third Bank Employees, Customers Provide More Than 8.4 Million Meals for Those in Need

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Wednesday, June 29, 2022 - 2:00pm

Fifth Third employees volunteered and donated food to Feeding Americas network of 200 food banks across the country .

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  • Fifth Third employees volunteered and donated food to Feeding Americas network of 200 food banks across the country .
  • In 2021, according to Feeding America, 53 million Americans turned to food banks and community programs for support.
  • Since 1991, Fifth Third has used Fifth Third Day to recognize the contribution of its employees, to thank its valued customers and to support the community.
  • Through May, Fifth Third provided more than 1.2 million meals to organizations across the state that provide hunger solutions.

Candy Digital Unveils the First-Ever Richard Petty Digital Collectibles

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Wednesday, June 29, 2022 - 2:00pm

Candy Digital, the next generation digital collectible company, in partnership with Hall of Fame Digital, today announced the upcoming launch of the first-ever digital collectibles featuring Richard Petty.

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  • Candy Digital, the next generation digital collectible company, in partnership with Hall of Fame Digital, today announced the upcoming launch of the first-ever digital collectibles featuring Richard Petty.
  • A limited edition of 85 digital busts of Richard Petty in his signature hat and sunglasses accompanied by a 1/64th scale 1992 Richard Petty Appreciation Tour Diecast.
  • Candy Digital and Hall of Fame Digital will continue to work together to bring additional racing legends to life through digital collectibles in the future.
  • Candy Digital is a next generation technology company that designs and develops officially licensed, premium digital collectibles that connect people to their passions.

STRIVE Closes $6M in Funding to Accelerate Growth

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Wednesday, June 29, 2022 - 11:47am

STRIVE , the only platform proven to optimize muscle performance for elite athletes and teams, today announced it closed $6 million in Series A funding.

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  • STRIVE , the only platform proven to optimize muscle performance for elite athletes and teams, today announced it closed $6 million in Series A funding.
  • STRIVE will use the funding to build out sales and marketing to accelerate and scale growth of its athletic and military customers, while helping the company advance efforts in the industrial sector.
  • We will use this funding to advance our work with some of the worlds greatest athletes, while building out new use cases that will help STRIVE achieve significant growth and scale.
  • Its an honor to announce todays funding and the next chapter for STRIVE as we continue to grow and impact how people move.

O’Charley’s Announces ‘Drive For 5’ Promotion and NASCAR Sweepstakes with Coca-Cola Company

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Tuesday, June 28, 2022 - 10:15pm

The nachos feature OCharleys Famous Chicken Tenders, chopped and on top of warm tortilla chips and queso, layered with shredded cheddar, Pico de Gallo, and fresh jalapenos.

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  • The nachos feature OCharleys Famous Chicken Tenders, chopped and on top of warm tortilla chips and queso, layered with shredded cheddar, Pico de Gallo, and fresh jalapenos.
  • The Coke Family of NASCAR Drivers includes Denny Hamlin, Kyle Larson, Joey Logano, Ryan Newman, and Daniel Suarez.
  • Upping the ante even more, OCharleys is also launching a NASCAR sweepstakes that will run from August 1 to September 4.
  • The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE: KO) is a total beverage company, offering over 500 brands in more than 200 countries and territories.