July 19, 2005 14:30 ET

GWIN Announces Joint Venture in and Partnership With "AMERICAN PIE" Producer Warren Zide Service Provides New Generation of Wireless Sports Fans With Real-Time Customized Sports Scores via Text Message or Email

LAS VEGAS, NV -- (MARKET WIRE) -- July 19, 2005 -- GWIN, Inc. (OTC BB: GWNI) Chairman & CEO Wayne Allyn Root announces a joint venture and minority partnership in a new wireless sports score service created by renowned film producer Warren Zide. Zide's feature film credits include the "American Pie" and "Final Destination" franchises. This new joint venture,, is a wireless sports score service that enables fans to receive real-time sports scores through their cell phone, regardless of what time it is or where they are. Updated scores are available every two minutes via either text message or email. Subscribers of ScoreRunner can customize their personal scoreboard by selecting the teams and/or games they want to follow, the delivery method they prefer (text message or email), and how often (or time interval) they wish to receive updates. ScoreRunner also allows subscribers to start and stop their scoring alerts instantly from their cell phone or PDA device.

Movie producer and ScoreRunner founder, Warren Zide, commented, "Unlike other similar services, ScoreRunner requires no downloads, works on any cell phone, is available through all major cellular providers, and does not require users to access the Internet through their cell phone or PDA to monitor scores. Until now, it has not been possible get sports scores actually sent to you if you were in a business meeting, at a wedding or on a movie set. ScoreRunner is a dream come true for both sports fans and gaming enthusiasts. I am most proud to announce Wayne Allyn Root's addition to this venture. When Wayne talks, gamblers across the country listen. The involvement of the man that the media calls 'The Face of Las Vegas Gambling' in this partnership will ensure that every gambler in America hears about ScoreRunner!"

Wayne Root, hst of 'Wayne Allyn Root's WinningEDGE' on Superstation WGN this fall, as well as Executive Producer and star of Spike TV's new primetime series "King of Vegas," added, "Warren just may have created a service that most sports fans will love, but it's gamblers that will go absolutely crazy for ScoreRunner! Over two million American sports gamblers have called for my advice since 1990, and this is a service they have waited all their lives for. ScoreRunner will give fans and gamblers everywhere the winning edge by affording them the freedom and flexibility to follow scores without being tied down to a television or computer. It's like having your own personalized scoreboard with you wherever you go. It is truly an honor to be partners in a cutting-edge technology venture like with one of the most successful producers in Hollywood. Warren's fertile mind has created movies that have grossed over one billion dollars and, in my opinion, redefined entertainment. Now with he's going to change the lives of sports fans and gamblers everywhere."

GWIN has agreed to advertise and promote ScoreRunner on its multiple media properties, including "Wayne Allyn Root's WinningEDGE" national television show, which will begin airing on its new station this fall every Saturday morning, beginning September 10, 2005, on SuperStation WGN. ScoreRunner will also be promoted on GWIN's national radio show, on,, and in the Company's WinningEDGE eNewsletter within the Football Schedules. The agreement also provides access to GWIN's database of over 250,000 serious sports gamblers. GWIN will also utilize the technology behind to deliver its new "WinnersonDemand" advice services to subscribers. As part of the joint venture, GWIN is awarded a minority ownership in ScoreRunner and will share in revenues.


GWIN is America's only publicly traded sports handicapping and information company. Their media properties include television, radio, Internet and opt-in eNewsletter. The company has announced its intent to change its name to VegasEDGE Entertainment this Fall to capitalize on its diversification from sports handicapping into gaming programming and production, international gaming advice and the popular arena of poker. Chairman & CEO Wayne Allyn Root, a well-known TV gaming personality, is the author of "The Zen of Gambling" (Penguin/Tarcher), as well as his newest book "MILLIONAIRE REPUBLICAN" (Penguin/Tarcher), in bookstores October 6th.


Warren Zide, the President/CEO of ScoreRunner and Matinee Pictures & Management, has forged a career in the film industry that epitomizes his entrepreneurial spirit. Zide is credited with starting the first literary management company devoted exclusively to the representation and management of screenwriters. He has since helped to build and accelerate the careers of well over 100 screenwriters. Producer of such hits as Universal Pictures' "American Pie" three-picture franchise and New Line's "Final Destination" three-picture franchise, it took only seven films for Zide to achieve worldwide box office totals of over $1 billion.

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