Fantasy Aces Daily Fantasy Sports Corp.

Fantasy Aces Daily Fantasy Sports Corp.

February 05, 2016 11:00 ET

Fantasy Aces Daily Fantasy Sports Corp and FA Media LLC. Announce Strategic Marketing Agreement

ALISO VIEJO, CALIFORNIA--(Marketwired - Feb. 5, 2016) - Fantasy Aces Daily Fantasy Sports Corp. (the "Corporation" or "Fantasy Aces") (TSX VENTURE:FAS)(OTC PINK:FASDF) is pleased to provide additional details related to the previously announced strategic marketing arrangement. The Corporation has signed a strategic marketing agreement with FA Media, LLC.

FA Media, LLC is a nationally recognized leader in the Fantasy Sports Industry news and information category and is best known for their daily fantasy sports breaking news, products, lineup alerts, and draft tools. FA Media has a rapidly growing audience and a national radio audience on SiriusXM radio, with 25 hours of air-time a week on the Fantasy Sports Channel. FA's top on-air talents include Jeff Mans, Ray Flowers, Howard Bender and Rick Wolf.

FA Media, LLC provides its user base with a variety of free and premium subscription products to assist the daily fantasy sports player through their decision process on crafting their draft strategy. More importantly, FA Media has the proven ability and track record to drive significant traffic to their Daily Fantasy Sports partner platform.

FA Media will feature aggressive broad-based marketing and branding campaigns across its entire digital and audio media for the purpose of driving its audience to the website and soon-to-be-released IOS mobile App, resulting in a significant boost to user acquisition. These programs include but are not limited to: Top Focus on all FA's Media outlets, sponsorship of existing products and tools, creation of content focused on contests and player salaries, unsurpassed social promotion, and integrated top placements and promotion throughout the site.

"Partnerships for Fantasy Alarm are defined by the people, synergies and the opportunity to achieve something bigger together," said Rick Wolf, President of FA Media LLC. "This new relationship with Fantasy Aces brings all of these components and more."

Tom Frisina, CEO added, "Fantasy Aces is thrilled with what this strategic marketing agreement will do for attracting and retaining a greater numbers of users than at any time in our history. Last year FA Media drove thousands of new users to our platform and we are very confident that we can boost that number to the tens of thousands with this bolstered partnership. Both parties are perfectly aligned in terms of expectations and the quality of play experience. We are very fortunate to have the talent, commitment and integrity of FA's marketing enterprise backing Fantasy Aces on our path to greater success within the DFS industry."

A notably significant part of this agreement is that FA Media, LLC has subscribed for common shares of the Corporation. This subscription highlights the commitment that they have in Fantasy Aces, and ensures that their interests are aligned with all shareholders of the Corporation.

About Fantasy Aces

Fantasy Aces is a leading DFS (Daily Fantasy Sports) site focused on everyday skill-based fantasy sports games. Fantasy Aces has developed proprietary software which allows users to create fantasy teams from the player rosters of actual sports leagues and then use their teams to compete against other users in various categories such as points scored, yards gained, goals, assists or home runs registered, depending on the specific sport. The website currently offers daily and weekly skill based fantasy sports games for six major North American sports, including the NFL, NBA, NHL, MLB, College Football and the PGA. Fantasy Aces also offers a variety of entry fee contest options for its members to play, in addition to free roll tournaments to attract new members to the site. Fantasy Aces charges a management fee from all entry fees collected on the website.

Reader Advisory

Certain information set forth in this news release contains forward-looking statements or information ("forward-looking statements"). By their nature, forward-looking statements are subject to numerous risks and uncertainties, some of which are beyond the Corporation's control, including the impact of general economic conditions, industry conditions, currency fluctuations,, operational risks, competition from other industry participants, stock market volatility, and the ability to access sufficient capital from internal and external sources. Although the Corporation believes that the expectations in its forward-looking statements are reasonable, its forward-looking statements have been based on factors and assumptions concerning future events which may prove to be inaccurate. Those factors and assumptions are based upon currently available information. Such statements are subject to known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors that could influence actual results or events and cause actual results or events to differ materially from those stated, anticipated or implied in the forward-looking statements. Accordingly, readers are cautioned not to place undue reliance on the forward-looking statements, as no assurance can be provided as to future results, levels of activity or achievements. Risks, uncertainties, material assumptions and other factors that could affect actual results are discussed in our public disclosure documents available at Furthermore, the forward-looking statements contained in this document are made as of the date of this document and, except as required by applicable law, the Corporation does not undertake any obligation to publicly update or to revise any of the included forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise. The forward-looking statements contained in this document are expressly qualified by this cautionary statement.

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Contact Information

  • Fantasy Aces Daily Fantasy Sports Corp.
    Tom Frisina
    Chief Executive Officer
    (805) 565-7850

    Fantasy Aces Daily Fantasy Sports Corp.
    Dave Antony
    (403) 531-1710