Awaken Militia to announce groundbreaking Esports partnership with OpendorsePosted by Uncategorized April 17, 2020 in
As Esports has taken over the world in recent years, traditional media and traditional sports have seen the meteoric rise that has happened. For us at Awaken, we are constantly focused on changing the Esports & sports landscape. In changing the landscape, setting not just the blueprint, but setting a standard for others to be successful.
Today, we are proud to announce we have started the first of its’ kind Esports partnership with Opendorse, the world’s largest sports athlete marketing platform. Opendorse, a fellow Lincoln, Nebraska giant, works with more than 10,000 athletes and leading sports organizations like the PGA TOUR, NFLPA, LPGA, dozens of professional and collegiate sports teams, and hundreds of brands use the platform to send video highlights, photos, GIFs, and more to athletes.
Tristin Chambers, CEO of Awaken Militia, commented on this partnership by saying “It has been a big focus and priority for us to set not just ourselves up for success, but also our entertainers and players all around the world. When Opendorse hit our radar, and with the dominating legacy they have carved out, this was something we knew was the right time for. We are going to be able to change the world, and I am thrilled that we are part of the Opendorse family.”
Alyssa Biro, the COO of Awaken Militia, commented on this partnership by saying “I think the partnership between Awaken Militia and Opendorse will be an eye-opener for a lot of esports organizations and maybe other companies in general. This is the start of the use of this platform, which Im confident that others will follow suit in the future.”
Blake Lawrence, the co-founder and CEO of Opendorse, commented on this partnership stating: “Awaken Militia is poised become an esports leader on social media,” said Opendorse CEO Blake Lawrence. “Esports has become incredibly influential and the opportunity for athletes, teams, and partners will only grow by investing in personal social channels. I’m proud to launch this partnership and increase our presence in esports alongside a local organization that is committed to constant innovation in this rapidly growing industry.”
About Awaken Militia: Founded in 2013, Awaken is an organization with some of the best talent in Esports competing & making entertainment in multiple games. Awaken’s mission is to lead & innovate within and outside of Esports, launch entertaining fan-driven content, & develop the talent and skills of professional players. Awaken has fielded top tier teams and players in titles like Call of Duty, CS:GO, League of Legends, Overwatch, Rainbow 6 and more.
About Opendorse: Founded in 2012 by former Nebraska Cornhuskers football players Blake Lawrence and Adi Kunalic, Opendorse is the world’s leading athlete marketing platform. More than 10,000 athletes around the world use opendorse to receive content from partners and publish to their social channels with one click. Leading sports organizations like the PGA TOUR, NFLPA, LPGA, dozens of professional and collegiate sports teams, and hundreds of brands use the platform to send video highlights, photos, GIFs, and more to athletes.