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Baseball’s Opening Day Ticket Prices: Who’s Hot and Who’s Not?

01 01 1970

Event Tickets Center “The Cubs are dominating everything right now. They led the market in Spring Training and their fans are clamoring to see them start their season as defending champions.” - Adam Young, Event Tickets Center CEO ORLANDO, Fla. March 31, 2017 With an average resale price approaching $300, tickets for the Chicago Cubs’ home debut against the Los Angeles Dodgers is baseball’s most expensive opener in 2017. The Cubs’ season opener on April 2 in St. Louis comes in second with an average purchase price of $221 on the secondary market. According to data released by online resale marketplace Event Tickets Center, both Cubs games are the only openers with average prices above $200. The next highest average prices are in Texas, Atlanta—where the Braves are set to open SunTrust Park—and Kansas City. On the other end of the spectrum, the cheapest openers are in Anaheim, Minnesota and Miami. “The Cubs are dominating everything...

Baltimore Celebrates Corporate Wellness at 2017 Fall Fit Company Challenge

01 01 1970

Teams from companies in Baltimore show the impact of their wellness programs by training for and conquering a 3-course fitness challenge hosted by Fit Company. BALTIMORE, MARYLAND, USA, October 15, 2017 () -- On October 5, 2017 participants from companies located in the Baltimore area took part in the Fit Company Challenge, a corporate wellness event hosted by the Fit Company Institute. The challenge provided area companies an opportunity to come together as a team and spend an evening exercising, pushing their physical and mental limits and showing the importance of living a healthy lifestyle. Companies split their team into squads of 3 to 4 people who worked together to complete a variety of fitness stations to challenge their fitness level and earn points for their company. Teams chose what level to go through each course which allowed participants of all fitness levels to push their physical fitness without going too far out of their comfort zone.In the inaugural Baltimore event The...

Bacon Eating Contest Takes over Houston

01 01 1970

Houston, TX -- 09/26/2017 --International Bacon Fest – a spectacular celebration of all things bacon, including a contest to determine the 2017 Bacon Eating Champion – will be held in Houston, Texas on Saturday, October 7th. Local luxury real estate leader ULR Properties is proud to be sponsoring the Bacon Eating Contest, which is causing a great deal of excitement in the bacon-loving world."This event is going to be a lot of fun!" commented Jessica St. John, owner of ULR Properties. "Events like this are one of the reasons Houston is such a great place to live – there's never a shortage of amazing things to do."According to International Bacon Fest, their Bacon Eating Contest will feature six contestants battling to be declared the 2017 champion. Each will have two minutes to eat 24 ounces of bacon, competing against each other and the clock!A Bacon Bar, live entertainment, VIP Hawaiian Luau and vendor tables will all be part of the fun experience.ULR Properties...

Automotive Glazing Global Market with Competitors Growth Prospects, Product Key Features, Industry Growth Rate 2017-2022

01 01 1970

Pune, Maharashtra -- 10/26/2017 -- Ice Hockey Duffle Bag MarketGlobal Ice Hockey Duffle Bag Market report provides key statistics on the market status of the Sail Cloth Industrialists and is a valuable source of guidance and direction for companies and individuals interested in the Ice Hockey Duffle Bag Industry.This report focuses on the U.S. market and presents volume and value of market share by players, by regions, by product type, by consumers and also changes in prices. As an in-depth report, it covers all details inside analysis and opinions in Ice Hockey Duffle Bag industry.Major CompaniesBauer(US), CCM(US), A&R(US), Grit(US), HockeyTron(US), K1(US), Fischer Hockey(AT), Worrior(US), Adidas(DE), Pro Guard(SG), Hockey Hangout(US), Tour Hockey(US), Brians(US), Easton(US), Campus(CA), Mission(US), Reebok(US), Tackla(FI), Harrow(US), TK(DE)For Requesting a Sample Copy of This Report, Please Visit @ https://www.reportsmonitor.com/request-sample/?post=408377Key RegionsNorth America,...

Austin Celebrates Corporate Wellness at 2017 Fall Fit Company Challenge

01 01 1970

Teams from 30 companies in Austin show the positive impact of their wellness programs by training for and conquering a 3-course challenge hosted by Fit Company. AUSTIN, TEXAS, US, September 25, 2017 () -- On September 9, 2017 hundreds of participants from companies located in the Austin area took part in the Fit Company Challenge, a corporate wellness event hosted by the Fit Company Institute. The challenge provided area companies an opportunity to come together as a team and spend a morning exercising, pushing their physical and mental limits and showing the importance of living a healthy lifestyle. Companies split their team into squads of 3 to 4 people who worked together to complete a variety of fitness stations to challenge their fitness level and earn points for their company. Teams chose what level to go through each course which allowed participants of all fitness levels to push their physical fitness without going too far out of their comfort zone.For the 3rd year in a row Luminex...

Aqua Gym Equipment Market Trends, Demand of Global Research Report 2017- 2023

01 01 1970

Portland, OR -- 09/05/2017 -- Aqua Gym Equipment Market consists of gym apparatus and gears for exercise in fairly shallow water such as in a swimming pool. The aqua gym equipment consist of water dumbbells, barbells, exercise balls, buoyancy belts, water fan paddles, aquatic wrist/ankle weights, aqua noodle, aquatic bike, and aquatic treadmill.Aqua gym equipment market is segmented on the basis of product type, distribution channel, and geography. By product type, the market is bifurcated into cardiovascular aqua gym equipment and strength training aqua gym equipment. By distribution channel, it is categorized into specialty stores, supermarkets & hypermarkets, and online platform. Based on geography, the market is analyzed across North America (U.S., Canada, and Mexico), Europe (UK, France, Germany, Italy, and rest of Europe), Asia-Pacific (China, Japan and rest of Asia-Pacific), and LAMEA (Latin America, Middle East, and Africa).Fill the form for an exclusive sample of this report...

Announcing the 2017 Book Excellence Award Winners

01 01 1970

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Andy Goldsmith Joins Pursuant as Senior Vice President, Creative...

01 01 1970

Andy Goldsmith Dallas, TX May 03, 2017 Pursuant, a full-service fundraising agency serving nonprofit organizations, welcomes Andy Goldsmith as senior vice president, creative director. Andy brings a passion for brands and an uncommon combination of expertise from both the for-profit and for-purpose worlds to his new role at Pursuant. He has over thirty years of leadership experience within advertising and marketing. Andy has made a career out of cultivating teams, partnerships, and relationships that let creativity flourish. At Pursuant he will provide leadership to a talented creative team and help ensure that donor insights and ideas are channeled into distinctive stories that move people to action. “When I look at Pursuant I see an agency that lives up to the promise of ‘better results through insights.’ With the bombardment of brand messages we all see every day, there’s a huge premium on being relevant....

Americans Spend Big on Athletics

01 01 1970

AUSTIN, Texas, Sept. 11, 2017 -- Americans spent more than $100 billion over the past year on sporting events, athletic equipment and gym memberships, according to a new report from CreditCards.com. Sporting events, including tickets, transportation and food and beverage, comprised the majority of the spending; 79 million people indicated laying out a total of $56 billion in the past 12 months. Click here for more information: http://www.creditcards.com/credit-card-news/sporting-event-spending-poll.php Americans spent more than $100 billion...

American-Made Structural Steel Reinforces Soboba's Replacement Casino

01 01 1970

San Jacinto, CA September 27, 2017 Tom Groenendal, Senior Superintendent for C.W. Driver, said the replacement casino will use 3,900 tons of the product and the hotel will take the other 1,600 tons. “The structural steel acts as the backbone for the entire project; it supports all the other elements,” he said. “It will take roughly nine to 12 weeks to get all the steel in place.” Oklahoma City-based W&W/AFCO Steel was chosen after the scope of work was sent out for proposals from five companies. “W&W was selected as a best value partner and presented ‘outside the box’ ideas to meet the schedule,” Groenendal said. “Before the steel could be placed we had to complete mass excavation and grading (leveling of the site), and have rebar and concrete in place for the foundations and walls that support the steel.” The American-made steel is being fabricated in Oklahoma, Texas, Colorado, Arkansas and Arizona. Delivery of...

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