|By Business Wire||
|January 24, 2014 09:08 AM EST||
The following releases focus on Super Bowl 2014:
NEW YORK--FOX News Channel’s Bill O’Reilly to Interview President Barack Obama During FOX Super Bowl Sunday Pregame Show Source: FOX News Channel
NEW YORK--BrainScope® Receives GE NFL Head Health Challenge I Award Source: BrainScope
PHILADELPHIA & SAN FRANCISCO--Comcast and NBCUniversal to Enter Into 10-Year Deal with the San Francisco 49ers and Levi’s® Stadium to Deliver Unparalleled Fan Experience Source: Comcast
LEXINGTON, Mass.--Quanterix Awarded Grant from GE and the NFL’s Head Health Challenge Source: Quanterix
NEW YORK--GE & NFL Announce Sixteen Round One Winners of $20M Head Health Challenges Source: GE
GE and NFL Media Advisory Source: GE
DALLAS--Associa Announces Family Cookbook Giveaway on Facebook Source: Associa
LOUISVILLE, Ky.--In Another QSR Pizza Industry First, Papa John’s Digital Gift Cards Now Available On Mobile-Optimized Web Site Source: Papa John's
NASHVILLE, Tenn.--Super Bowl 2014 to Reap Benefits from TransCore’s Automated Traffic Control System Source: TransCore
NEW YORK--Survey: New York Hotels Charge Up to 326% More for Super Bowl Source: Travelmag.com
NEW YORK--Macy’s Herald Square Kicks Off Its Celebration of Super Bowl XLVIII with the World’s Largest NFL Shop, Fireworks, Homegating Events, and a Week-Long Welcome of Gridiron Greats Source: Macy's
NASHVILLE, Tenn.--Hunt Brothers® Pizza Introduces Brand New Limited Time Offer Pizza Source: Hunt Brothers
MINNEAPOLIS--The Dairy Queen® System Invites Pete Carroll and Seattle Seahawks to Celebrate Victory with a Postgame Treat Source: Dairy Queen
LOUISVILLE, Ky.--KFC Transforms Online Video Content into Television Ad Spot in Time for the Big Game Source: KFC Corporation
NEW YORK--The Y’s Healthy Halftime Tips Source: YMCA
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. & NEW YORK--NY/NJ Super Bowl Host Committee to Commence Super Bowl Week with Public Concert Event and Fireworks Display on Monday, January 27 Source: Macy’s
MOUNT LAUREL, N.J.--Soda Sacks All Other Beverages During Big Game Celebrations Source: SodaStream International Ltd.
EL SEGUNDO, Calif.--DIRECTV Super Saturday Night To Feature Multiple Grammy Award Winner JAY Z Source: DIRECTV
ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J.--New AXE® Peace Unites Guys and Girls to Create a Peaceful Change in the World, One Kiss at a Time Source: AXE®
PHOENIX--Harlem Globetrotters to Kick-Off Super Bowl Weekend with Special Game Telecast on FOX Sports 1 Source: Harlem Globetrotters
DENVER--Pieology Pizzeria Announces Colorado Grand Opening Source: Pieology
NEW YORK--Viggle’s 2nd Annual MYGUY Playoff Challenge is On! Source: Viggle
Kellogg School of Management Faculty Available to Discuss Super Bowl XLVIII Ads Source: Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University
CHICAGO--Hilton Meadowlands Adds Rooms and Parking to NY/NJ TeamTix Marketplace Source: Forward Market Media
NEW YORK--MAXIM Magazine’s “Big Game Weekend” Brings the Heat to Pro Football’s Biggest Weekend Source: Talent Resources Sports
SEATTLE--Washington State Municipalities, Seahawks Sponsors and Clear Channel Outdoor Salute Hometown Team on Billboards Source: Clear Channel Outdoor Holdings
WILMINGTON, Del.--Chase Celebrates ‘Big Game Week’ at the Chase United VIP Lounge Exclusively for United MileagePlus® Cardmembers Source: Chase Card Services
SEATTLE--Russell Investments Increases Donation to $3K for Each Postseason Touchdown Seahawks Quarterback Russell Wilson Scores Source: Russell Investments
PITTSBURGH--Heinz® Ketchup Returns to the Super Bowl in 2014 Source: H.J. Heinz Company
NEW YORK--Time Warner Cable Announces All-Star Lineup of Pre Big Game Parties to Take Place at Time Warner Cable Studios Source: Time Warner Cable
NEW YORK--Bloomingdale’s To Celebrate Super Bowl XLVIII and Support the NFL Foundation Source: Bloomingdale's
SAN DIEGO--Intuit TurboTax to Taxpayers: “It’s Amazing What You’re Capable Of” Source: Intuit Inc.
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