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20 Oct 2017

Seamus O’Brien appointed as President and Group Chief Executive Officer of MP & Silva

Jochen Lösch moves to Senior Consultant role MP & Silva, a leading international media company that provides media rights distribution, digital and technology services, and sponsorship consultancy, today announces that the Board has appointed Seamus O’Brien as President and Group Chief Executive Officer of MP & Silva, effective 1st January 2018. Seamus O’Brien has over 30 years’ experience in leading executive positions in the international sports industry across the world.  He began his career at CSI (which later became part […]

12 Sep 2017

Media rights invitation to tender 2018 FIFA World Cup™ and 2022 FIFA World Cup™

Media rights invitation to tender 2018 FIFA World Cup™ and 2022 FIFA World Cup™  Following the launch of media rights invitation to tender 2018 FIFA World Cup™ and 2022 FIFA World Cup™ for Italy,   FIFA has now circulated the answers to certain questions it has received. For those parties interested in reviewing these answers, a request should be made to FWC-media-rights@mpsilva.com.      

05 Sep 2017

MP & Silva agree game-changing UK broadcasting deal with ITV for World Boxing Super Series

MP & Silva are delighted to announce a media rights agreement with ITV to showcase the inaugural 2017/18 season of the World Boxing Super Series starting September 9. ITV will exclusively cover 16 elite boxers competing across 14 different Fight Nights all over the world to see who will claim the Muhammad Ali Trophy.  The Super Middleweight and Cruiserweight tournaments will be shown on a combination of ITV’s free-to-air and pay-per-view platforms with the second Quarter-Final Fight Night featuring Callum […]

01 Sep 2017

MP & Silva agrees further European broadcasting deals for World Boxing Super Series

MP & Silva, a leading international media company that provides media rights, digital, technology and sponsorship services, is pleased to announce broadcasting deals with RTL Netherlands and Arena Sport to showcase the inaugural 2017/18 season of the World Boxing Super Series. In the Netherlands, the exclusive broadcaster will be RTL, one of Europe’s largest broadcasters, with fights available on its free-to-air RTL7 channel. A further deal has been signed with Arena Sport (Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Macedonia, Montenegro, Kosovo, Serbia […]

30 Aug 2017

Media rights invitation to tender 2018 FIFA World Cup™

The media rights invitation to tender 2018 FIFA World Cup™ and 2022 FIFA World Cup™ has been launched today. The invitation to tender, which relates to the audio-visual rights to the 2018 FIFA World Cup™ and 2022 FIFA World Cup™, can be requested by emailing FWC-media-rights@mpsilva.com.    

30 Aug 2017

MP & Silva agrees German broadcasting deal for World Boxing Super Series

MP & Silva are delighted to announce a media rights agreement 7Sports, the sport business unit of ProSiebenSat.1, to showcase the inaugural 2017/18 season of the World Boxing Super Series and its quest for the Muhammad Ali Trophy. Millions of fans will be enjoying the action world of class boxing within a 9 months’ time frame offering broadcasters consistency and the opportunity to broadcast the best fighting the best. 7Sports has acquired exclusive German media rights for Germany, Austria and […]

28 Aug 2017

Chris Lencheski named MP & Silva Interim Global Commercial Partnerships Director

Sports industry veteran to drive agency’s global sponsorship division A senior adviser to the Group and Board of MP & Silva since 2015, Chris Lencheski has been appointed to lead the global sponsorship division of MP & Silva, a full service global sports marketing agency. MP & Silva’s current sponsorship portfolio is heavily anchored in premium US properties, including the representation of Monumental Sports and Entertainment’s full suite of assets, the NY Red Bulls Arena naming rights, and the Miami […]

04 Aug 2017

MP & Silva starts the sales process for the 2018 and 2022 FIFA World Cup™ media rights in Italy

MP & Silva, the full service global sports media agency, has issued, in coordination with FIFA, an invitation for registrations of interest for the 2018 and 2022 FIFA World Cup™ media rights in Italy. It will then invite registered parties to participate in a tender process to take place in late August or early September. MP & Silva will tender a range of rights packages for both tournaments, and is open to registrations of interest from all traditional broadcasters and digital platforms. All interested parties […]

31 Jul 2017

MP & Silva and Baral partner to grow profile of Mexico’s 2nd division football league, Liga Ascenso, in the U.S.

The New York-based agency and Baral are working exclusively to market the media and sponsorship rights for 7 Liga Ascenso clubs. MP & Silva, a full service global sports media agency, has signed a multi-year partnership agreement with Baral LLC allowing both companies to jointly exploit the media and sponsorship rights of several clubs of Liga Ascenso, the Mexican 2nd division football league. The deal includes important clubs such as Cafeteros de Tapachula, Venados De Mérida, Dorados de Culiacan, Club […]

13 Jul 2017

GLORY Appoints MP & Silva as Media Rights Distributor for the Americas

Global kickboxing leader taps respected international media rights agency for distribution in the Americas. GLORY today announced that it has hired global sports media agency MP & Silva to represent the kickboxing brand leader in distributing North and South American media rights. GLORY currently produces hundreds of hours of compelling live and syndicated television content, such as regularly numbered GLORY fight cards, GLORY SuperFight Series fight cards, “GLORY Rewind” and “Best of GLORY” shows utilizing archived fight footage, and “Inside […]