ImagineAR (OTCQB:IPNFF) Selected by 13 Sports Organizations and Media Broadcasters on Hype Sports Innovation Draft Day
ImagineAR Selections Include Sinclair Broadcast Group, Rogers Sports & Media, Vegas Knights, Philadelphia Phillies, Minnesota Vikings
VANCOUVER, BC and ERIE, Pa., April 1, 2021 /PRNewswire/ - Imagine AR Inc. (CSE: IP) (OTCQB: IPNFF) ("ImagineAR" or "Company") an Augmented Reality Company that enables sports teams, businesses and enterprises to instantly create their own AR mobile campaigns, is pleased to announce that thirteen different Sports Teams, Federations and Media Broadcasters selected ImagineAR during the Hype Sports Innovation Draft Day on March 31, 2021.
"Today's Hype Sports Innovation Draft Day was a historic event for the stakeholders of ImagineAR that goes beyond the selection of 13 rights holders representing a worldwide list of sports federations, teams, and media broadcast groups," said Neal Bendesky, ImagineAR's VP of Sports. "We are appreciative to Ryan McCumber and the Hype team for offering this unique opportunity for emerging start-ups to help these partners to adjust and innovate after the pandemic. Our augmented reality platform is an effective tool to assist the sports, music, retail and entertainment industries imagine and adapt to blaze a new trail for their business models. Thanks to Hype, we can now grow our brand and activate AR solutions for worldwide clients including:"
NFL: Minnesota Vikings
HYPE Sports Innovation has built the largest global ecosystem in sports innovation. With over 40,000 members, including retail brands, athletic clubs, federations and academia together with over 11,000 startups, HYPE has an unrivalled capacity for outreach to global partners across all sectors in this highly diverse field.
GrubHub WebAR Live Streaming Concert with Megan Thee Stallion
As per the Billboard Article published on March 29, 2021, 'Megan Thee Stallion, Noah Cyrus and King Princess Take Over GrubHub Sound Bites Interactive Concert', Noah Cyrus, King Princess and Megan Thee Stallion came together for GrubHub Sound Bites's first-ever immersive AR livestream concert. The free event, which virtually took place on March 26, honored Women's History Month and World Central Kitchen.
As part of the ImagineAR experience, fans were encouraged to scan customized QR codes that appeared throughout the show to receive special discounts and perks. Those included a chance to win a meet-and-greet with each artist, seeing behind-the-scenes footage, winning a $5 perk to place orders and chances to win a GrubHub gift card.
Within the first 48 hours following the livestream, over 10 million viewers have engaged with the content while driving over 160k interactions from the QR's scan engagement.
"This was ImagineAR's first successful WebAR event for First Tube Media and probably the biggest music live streaming WebA event in history" according to Alen Paul Silverrstieen, CEO of ImagineAR.
ImagineAR Issues Stock Options to Directors and Officers
Imagine AR announces that on April 1, 2021 the Company granted 1,500,000 stock options to directors and officers of the Company. These stock options are granted in accordance with the terms of the stock option plan of ImagineAR Inc. The options will vest 50% on the date of grant with the remainder vesting in 90 days and each option entitles the holder thereof to purchase one (1) common share of ImagineAR Inc. at a price of $0.41 per common share for a period of three (3) year.
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