ORLANDO, Fla. (Dec. 11, 2007) — Golfweek, the publication preferred by serious golfers, announced today an agreement with FOXSports.com on MSN that will make select Golfweek online video programming, editorial content, Golfweek’s Best Courses lists and player rankings available to millions of sports fans on FOXSports.com on MSN.
"We are thrilled to add FOXSports.com to our rapidly growing list of strategic partners," said Terry Olson, Golfweek’s vice president/publisher.Â "We look forward to powering the golf content on FOXSports.com on MSN and to reaching their massive audience with our award-winning editorial and state of the art online video technology.Â Â This partnership will certainly benefit not only our readers and FOXSports.com on MSN users, but also golf enthusiasts throughout the world that have yet to discover Golfweek or FOXSports.com on MSN."
Under the terms of the agreement, Golfweek’s online videos, which include "The Winning Mind," "Match Play," and other PGA Tour-focused content will appear on FOXSports.com on MSN and the site will also provide direct links to Golfweek.com. Golfweek will also provide FOXSports.com on MSN with editorial content, Golfweek’s Best Courses lists and player rankings, which will be updated on a weekly basis.
"We’re proud to bring Golfweek’s leading video and editorial content to our millions of monthly users," said Kyle McDoniel, vice president of business development for FOX Sports Interactive. "Golfweek is one of the most trusted brands in the sport and their presence on our site will create a much deeper and richer golf experience for sports fans on the Web."
"The biggest golf gallery is about to be created now that FOXSports.com, one of the world’s leading sports Web sites, has joined in partnership with Golfweek, the largest weekly golf publication," said William Kupper Jr., president of Turnstile Publishing Company, the parent company for Golfweek. "It will be tough controlling the crowds!"
About FOXSports.com on MSN
FOXSports.com on MSN is a leading sports Web site that delivers breaking news, real-time stats and fantasy games to more than 15 million unique visitors every month. FOXSports.com, a unit of Fox Interactive Media, is the exclusive provider of sports content for MSN in the US and it is the online extension of FOX Sports television coverage. Located at http://msn.foxsports.com/, the site provides sports fans with a wealth of exclusive online video, and is the industry leader in the delivery of sports content to mobile devices via its Fox Sports Mobile products.
About Golfweek Founded in 1975, Golfweek is the publication preferred by serious golfers. It delivers the most complete news and information about the game, the people and the golf lifestyle to golf’s most important audience.Â Golfweek is part of Turnstile Publishing Company, which is one of the nation’s leading publishing companies, specializing in high-end publications for active and affluent audiences. Turnstile Publishing Company is the parent corporation of such publications as Golfweek, Fish & Fly, Art Calendar, Masters Athlete, "TurfNet Monthly;" and the Web sites TurfNet.com, FishAndFlyMagazine.com, ArtCalendar.com, Masters-Athlete.com, GolfweekHomes.com and Golfweek.com, which features golf’s first online television network, GolfweekTV. Founded in 1990, Turnstile Publishing Company is headquartered in Orlando, Fla., and is also affiliated with Skyhorse Publishing.
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