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Press Release: National In-Theater Screening Series Partners with Real World Social Network Group IVY (ivy.com)

July 30, 2015

New York, NY -The NY Film Critics Series® (NYFCS®), one of the leading word-of-mouth screening companies, has partnered with Ivy (Ivy.com) and the nation's leading independent cinemas to present live, national, in-theater screenings. The events are moderated by Peter Travers, film critic for Rolling Stone Magazine and ABC's Popcorn, along with additional coverage by Alison Bailes of BBC, More Magazine, WOR Radio, and The Charlie Rose Show. The series presents live, interactive, in-theater; pre-release movies and big screen HD simulcast.  We're excited to announce our next NYFCS film screening will be Joe Swanberg's "Digging For Fire". The pre-release screening and event will take place captured live in New York and throughout the country on Wednesday August 18th, 19th, and 20th,...

Press Release: NY Film Critics Series

March 9, 2015

   www.nyfilmcriticsseries.com   Event Sponsor Citi® Private Pass®   ANNOUNCES NEXT NATIONAL IN-THEATER SCREENING SERIES MARCH 24TH TO FEATURE  “DANNY COLLINS” WITH  EXCLUSIVE CAPTURED LIVE APPEARANCE BY OSCAR® WINNING AL PACINO  New York, NY – The New York Film Critics Series (NYFCS®), one of the leading word-of-mouth screening companies, has partnered with the nation’s leading independent cinemas to present live, national, in-theater screenings. The events are moderated by Peter Travers, film critic for Rolling Stone Magazine and ABC’s Popcorn, along with additional coverage by Alison Bailes of BBC, More Magazine, WOR Radio, and The Charlie Rose Show. The series presents live, interactive, in-theater; pre-release movies and big screen HD simulcast with the...

Press Release: NY Film Critics Series

January 2, 2015

www.nyfilmcriticsseries.com ANNOUNCES NEXT NATIONAL IN-THEATER SCREENING SERIES JANUARY 2015 TO FEATURE “CAKE” WITH EXCLUSIVE CAPTURED LIVE APPEARANCE BY JENNIFER ANISTON New York, NY – The New York Film Critics Series® (NYFCS®), one of the leading word-of-mouth screening companies, has partnered with the nation’s leading independent cinemas to present live, national, in-theater screenings. The events are moderated by Peter Travers, film critic for Rolling Stone Magazine and ABC’s Popcorn, along with additional coverage by Alison Bailes of BBC, More Magazine, WOR Radio, and The Charlie Rose Show. The series presents live, interactive, in-theater; pre-release movies and big screen HD simulcast with the stars and filmmakers. www.nyfilmcriticsseries.com We’re excited...

Press Release: 2014 WINNERS ANNOUNCED  70TH ANNUAL THEATRE WORLD AWARD CEREMONY SET FOR MONDAY, JUNE 2ND AT CIRCLE IN THE SQUARE

May 16, 2014

12 HONOREES NAMED FOR OUTSTANDING BROADWAY OR OFF-BROADWAY DEBUT PLUS 6TH ANNUAL DOROTHY LOUDON AWARD FOR EXCELLENCE WILL BE GIVEN TO CELIA KEENAN-BOLGER CHRISTOPHER PLUMMER TO BE HONORED WITH JOHN WILLIS AWARD FOR LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT New York, NY -- (May 6, 2014) The 2014 Honorees for Outstanding Broadway or Off-Broadway Debut Performance, the 6th Annual Dorothy Loudon Award for Excellence in the Theater for an Outstanding Performance in a Broadway or Off-Broadway Production, and the John Willis Award for Lifetime Achievement in the Theatre, were announced today by the Theatre World. The winners will be celebrated at the 70th Annual Theatre World Awards Ceremony set Monday evening, June 2, 2014 beginning at 6:45 p.m. at Circle in the Square (West 50th Street, between Broadway and...

Who Does What: Sponsorship Sales Agencies

March 15, 2013

Properties seeking sales representation have a myriad of agencies to consider. Below, IEG SR profiles some of the industry’s leading players. Bartram Sponsorship Strategies, Kevin Bartram, principal, 415/382-4300 Clients: America’s Cup/SFACOC/City of San Francisco Walt Disney Family Museum Exploratorium, San Francisco BDS Sponsorship, Fraser Houlder, general manager, 44-020-7689-3333 Clients: PSA Men’s World Squash Championship Saracens Rugby Union Club Echo Arena and BT Convention Centre, Liverpool Aberdeen Exhibition & Conference Centre University of Birmingham Sunderland International Airshow Creative Strategies Group, Bruce Erley, president, 303/469-7500 Clients: Cherry Creek Arts Festival Rocky Mountain Showdown Parade of Lights, Denver Denver...

Important for Properties

January 9, 2012

"It's important for properties not to have stars in their eyes and fall in love with 800-pound gorilla shops. At the end of the day, it's critical for a property and their agency to need and want each other on an equal basis," said Jim Erlick, president of The Erlick Group, 20-year-old agency that specializes in Broadway shows and other types of distinctive entertainment properties.

Spotlight on Sponsorship! Showbizzle.com, Making Hollywood User Friendly! 

August 10, 2010 By By Stephanie Lochmiller 

As a way to draw increased awareness and attention to some of the standup sponsorship opportunities on our site, we have decided to set apart one blog per month to put the "Spotlight on Sponsorship"! If you have a premium level listing on SponsorPark, and would like to have your event featured, please contact Stephanie.Lochmiller@SponsorPark.com to submit your event. This month our spotlight shines on Showbizzle.com. What is Showbizzle.com all about? Showbizzle.com is an L.A. based digital showcase for emerging talent, combining a unique web-series called "Janey's Blog" with a community of writers, actors, performers and comedians formed around the resources and opportunities showbizzle provides. Whether you’re an actor, writer, or a student just thinking about a career in the...

Coca Cola / Duane Reade / Chicago Press Release: COCA-COLA TEAMS UP WITH DUANE READE TO BRING BROADWAY’S AWARD WINNING MUSICAL, CHICAGO TO CONSUMERS 

December 8, 2008

  Exclusive "Buy 3 Get 1 Free" Ticket Offer Supported by Cast Member Appearances at Select Duane Reade New York City LocationsNew York, N.Y. - Coca-Cola announced an exclusive partnership today with the Duane Reade, New York's leading drug store, to offer consumers an opportunity to buy three tickets and get one free for the Broadway musical CHICAGO for the entire month of December in exchange for the purchase of a 12-pack, 1.5 liter, or 20 oz. Coca Cola product from December 1 - 30th. The "Buy 3 Get One Free" ticket discount promotion will be supported by cast member appearances at five Duane Reade locations throughout New York City, and consumers will also receive a free CHICAGO Original Cast Recording CD ($19.99 value) with each purchase of four tickets. "Through this...

Entergy/Ringling Bros Charity Event Press Release: ENTERGY CORPORATION PROVIDES POWER FOR 400 SALVATION ARMY CHILDREN TO ATTEND THE GREATEST SHOW ON EARTH! 

March 20, 2008

Children from The Bronx and Westchester Will Enjoy a Day at the Circus Including a Special Meet & Greet with the Show's Stars and Tickets to Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey presents "Over The Top!" as Part of Entergy's Sponsorship of the March 21 PerformanceWHO: 400 underserved children from the Salvation Army (primarily from The Bronx and Westchester).WHAT: Children will get to meet some of the show's stars and then attend the March 21 performance at Madison Square Garden!Entergy (www.safesecurevital.com) is a proud sponsor of the event and the thanks to their support, these children will get to experience the wonder and excitement of the circus! Entergy Corporation is an integrated energy company engaged primarily in electric power production and retail distribution...

Marketwire: Wall Kandy Retains The Erlick Group To Generate High Profile Sponsorships For UnScene Photography Tour 

February 27, 2008

 LOS ANGELES, Calif. and NEW YORK -- WENR Corp. announced today Wall Kandy has retained New York-based The Erlick Group(www.erlick-group.com) to generate sponsorships for the UnScene Photography Tour. Created by art company Wall Kandy, the UnScene Tour will travel to cities like Dallas, New Orleans, Scottsdale, Chicago, New York, LA and San Francisco looking to discover new artists. In each city, a gallery event will take place to showcase five selected artists with one winner awarded a small show at an esteemed local gallery."We are thrilled to have Wall Kandy and its UnScene Tour as a client," said Jim Erlick, President and founder of The Erlick Group. "The tour is a perfect fit for brands looking for an edgy, upscale scene associated with the arts." Now going into its...