Information platform GRID Esports has renewed its partnership with event organiser Epic Esports Occasions.
The renewal will look to assist Epic Esports Occasions’ event ecosystem. This consists of offering knowledge merchandise and third social gathering knowledge distribution to media locations and the regulated betting trade.
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Charlie Hanley-Nichols, Chief Procurement Officer of GRID Esports, commented: “Epic has created an unrivalled model of their skill to not solely service the CSGO and Dota neighborhood with high-level manufacturing and broadcast, but in addition present knowledgeable and constant surroundings for professional groups to thrive.
“As we transfer into 2022 and past, GRID is worked up to assist the Epic workforce in all of their tournaments by driving viewership and engagement via our unrivalled knowledge merchandise.”
GRID’s partnership with Epic Esports Occasions dates again to 2019.
Since 2016, Epic Esports Occasions has often hosted its collection of EPICENTER tournaments in Moscow and Saint Petersburg throughout CS:GO and Dota. As well as, the event organiser has hosted the OMEGA League and its common Epic League.
Information platform GRID noticed substantial development in 2021, which was headlined by its $10m (~£7.28m) Sequence A funding spherical. Along with the funding, the platform has additionally secured knowledge partnerships with the likes of PGL, WePlay Esports and Elisa Esports, amongst others.
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Sergei Barkhudarian, Industrial Director of Epic Esports Occasions’ guardian firm ESforce Holdings, added: “GRID has supplied us with the liberty to maneuver rapidly with our core enterprise of placing on occasions whereas the GRID workforce amplifies one in every of our main underlying belongings, stay participant and workforce statistics.
“Moreover, we worth integrity and safety extraordinarily extremely at Epic, and GRID’s dedication and experience to those areas is a central a part of the connection. We’re delighted to proceed this sturdy partnership.”
Esports Insider says: While it’s all the time necessary to safe new companions, generally it’s much more essential to retain present relationships. That is actually the case with this settlement. Not solely will Epic Esports Occasions proceed to realize GRID’s knowledge options, however the platform has additionally been in a position to retain a invaluable asset in its portfolio.