Montreal, April 10, 2017 — Stingray is proud to announce that it has joined a winning team as the Montreal Impact’s first official music partner. For the entire 2017 season, Montreal Impact fans will benefit from free Stingray services tailor-made to heighten the game experience.
Stingray will bring spectators even closer to their favourite team and players through on-site activations, digital experiences, and exclusive music channels.
- Free six-month access to the popular Stingray Music mobile app for all spectators who activate the app in the Stade Saputo.
- The app will feature a Montreal Impact Vibes channel curated by the players and featuring their favorite warm-up tracks.
- Fans will enjoy an additional selection of more than 2,000 channels in over 100 genres.
Videotron customers will never have to go a moment without the thrill of a Montreal Impact game, at home or on-the-go.
- A Montreal Impact audio television channel will be accessible to Videotron customers only for 30 days.
- An additional Montreal Impact channel will be accessible exclusively to Videotron mobile customers in the Stingray Music app.
Enhanced Digital Experience
Through its Stingray Business division, Stingray will provide digital signage solutions that will connect spectators to the game like never before. Stingray will supply dozens of digital display screens, LED video walls, and menu boards in addition to creating engaging visual content.
“As the Montreal Impact’s number one fans, we could not be more thrilled to join the team as official music partner,” said Mathieu Péloquin, Senior Vice-President, Marketing and Communications. “Music has always played an important role in sports, providing motivation for athletes and anthem for fans. It was, therefore, a natural fit for us to provide the music that will carry spectators and players during a winning season!”
Stingray (TSX: RAY.A; RAY.B) is a leading business-to-business multi-platform music and in-store media solutions provider operating on a global scale, reaching an estimated 400 million Pay-TV subscribers (or households) in 156 countries. Geared towards individuals and businesses alike, Stingray’s products include the following leading digital music and video services: Stingray Music, Stingray Concerts, Stingray iConcerts, Stingray Brava, Stingray DJAZZ, Stingray Music Videos, Stingray Lite TV, Stingray Ambiance, Stingray Karaoke, Festival 4K, and Classica. Stingray also offers various business solutions, including music and digital display-based solutions, through its Stingray Business division. Stingray is headquartered in Montreal and currently has close to 300 employees worldwide, including in the United States, the United Kingdom, the Netherlands, Israel, Australia, Singapore, and South Korea. Stingray was recognized in 2013 and 2014 as a finalist in the Top 50 of Deloitte’s Technology Fast 50TM list, and figures amongst PROFIT magazine’s fastest-growing Canadian companies. In 2016, Stingray was awarded best IR for an IPO at the IR Magazine Awards – Canada. For more information, please visit www.stingray.com
For more information, please contact:
Senior Vice-President, Marketing and Communications
1 514-664-1244, ext. 2362