With a resume that spans over 20 years with 125 programs created and produced for the top networks in the United States and abroad, Disson Sports & Entertainment has the ability to put together production teams to create seamless and integrated televised events.
Disson Sports & Entertainment is able to serve its clients by specializing in creating unique sports and entertainment events. Over the past 20 years, Disson has created and produced the following shows.
sponsorships & events
Lead by Steve Disson, with over 35 years of experience, Disson Sports & Entertainment helps brands create unique events and integrate their marketing initiatives to reach their core consumers. Here are some examples where Disson Sports & Entertainment helped our clients create branding and integrated sponsorships of events:
U.S. vs. Brazil Beach Soccer Challenge
The one-day event will take place on on Thursday, August 14 at 8:00 p.m. The United States and top-ranked Brazil Beach Soccer Teams will square off in the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino U.S. vs. Brazil Beach Soccer Challenge .
Held at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood, Florida, the event will mark the first nationally-televised beach soccer event to be held in the United States. A unique transformation will turn the Seminole Paradise parking lot into a beach soccer stadium for the night, where an audience of nearly 1,000 soccer fanatics will watch as their favorite team battles it out in the sand.
The Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino is the title sponsor and host for the event. The Greater Fort Lauderdale Convention & Visitors Bureau and Rosetta Stone are the presenting sponsors of the U.S. vs. Brazil Beach Soccer Challenge.
Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino U.S. vs. Brazil Beach Soccer Challenge is being produced by Disson Sports & Entertainment in conjunction with Koch Tavares.
The match will be broadcast nationally on NBC Sports Network Tuesday, September 9 at 7 p.m. ET Following the initial telecast, there will be a rebroadcast of the match on NBC Sports Network on Saturday, September 13 at 2 p.m. ET. The match will also be televised on Fox Sports in Brazil on Friday, September 12 at 8 p.m. BRT.
Koch Tavares – Brazil
For the 1st time Disson Sports & Entertainment is bringing their brand of family entertainment shows to another country. In November, 2014 Disson Sports & Entertainment will produce the “SuperStars of Skating” in Rio de Janerio in partnership with the largest promoter in Brazil, Koch Tavares. This will be followed-up by a gymnastics show entitled the “SuperStars of Gymnastics” which will take place in December, 2014 in Sao Paulo and once again will be promoted by Koch Tavares.
Hilton HHonors USA vs. China Beach Volleyball Challenge
The one-day exhibition took place on the beach at the Hilton Hawaiian Village in Waikiki, Hawaii on October 20, 2012 between top USA beach volleyball teams and the China beach volleyball teams who competed in the 2012 Summer Olympic Games. Todd Rogers & Phil Dalhausser, who won the Gold Medal at the Beijing Olympics, competed against the top-10 ranked men’s Chinese team of Penggen Wu and Linyin Xu. On the women’s side Jennifer Kessy and April Ross, who won Silver at the 2012 Olympics in London, were matched against Chen Xue and Xi Zhang, who reached the semi-finals of the 2012 Olympics in London before losing to the American Gold medal winning team. 2012 Olympic Gold Medalist Kerry Walsh served as a host of the matches which aired for one-hour on NBC Sports Network (women) and NBC Universal Sports (men). Hilton HHonors partnered with their key corporate partners United Airlines, Citi and Coca-Cola in sponsoring this unique event at one of Hilton’s properties, the Hawaiian Village in Waikiki, Hawaii.
Pandora sponsorship of Mannheim Steamrollers Holiday Tour
Disson Sports & Entertainment consulted with Pandora Jewelry and Mannheim to help organize the first ever tour sponsor of Mannheim Steamroller’s Holiday tour. The Pandora Unforgettable Moments presents The Christmas Music of Mannheim Steamroller by Chip Davis Tour performed in over 70 cities between November 15, 2012 and December 30, 2012. Mannheim Steamroller had two touring companies crisscrossing the country to play Christmas music during the holiday season for packed audiences nationwide.
celebrity endorsement negotiation
Disson Sports & Entertainment consulted with Pandora Jewelry on several celebrity endorsement deals. Disson Sports & Entertainment has secured Olympic Gold Medalist Aly Raisman, Grammy Nominated Artist, Martina McBride, U.S. National champions Gracie Gold & Ashley Wagner, plus actress Alyson Hannigan as celebrity spokespersons for the jewelry company.