May 05, 2021 08:00 ET | Source: GameSquare Esports Inc.
TORONTO, May 05, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — GameSquare Esports Inc. (CSE: GSQ; FRA: 29Q1) (“GameSquare”, “GameSquare Esports” or the “Company”), an international gaming and esports company, through the Gaming Community Network (“GCN”) has signed a sales partnership with Even Matchup Gaming (“EMG”). EMG owns and operates major esports events, including Get On My Level, the largest fighting game tournament in Canada and Let’s Make Moves, the largest Super Smash Bros. event in the New York Area.
“We see a lot of potential in helping EMG’s team maximize their sales pipeline,” said Justin Kenna, CEO of GameSquare. “Additionally, as the organizer of the largest fighting game tournament in Canada and the Northeast United States, we believe that there are a lot of opportunities to promote the outstanding events that EMG organizes as another way to connect brands to the gaming community. We are looking forward to working with the entire team at EMG as we build GameSquare into a leading international esports company.”
“The team at GCN have been very supportive in helping us take EMG to the next level,” added Joseph Cribari, Director of Esports at Even Matchup Gaming. “We are excited to continue building incredible esports events for our fans as things start to re-open.”
About GameSquare Esports Inc.
GameSquare Esports Inc. is an international gaming and esports company headquartered in Toronto, Canada. The Company is seeking to acquire additional assets and entities serving the gaming and esports markets and, more broadly, in sports and entertainment. GameSquare’s acquisition of Code Red Esports Ltd. (“Code Red”), an esports talent agency, provided an initial foothold in Europe through its UK operations. Code Red represents leading on-screen talent, players and influencers and works with leading global brands to develop influencer campaigns and esports marketing strategies. The Company’s second acquisition of Reciprocity Corp. provides access to Asia, Latin America and North America. Its gaming and esports assets include: a CrossFire franchise in China that it owns with its partner LGD Gaming, a 40% interest in a League of Legends team that competes in Latin America, and, its wholly owned subsidiary corporation, GCN, a digital media company focusing on the gaming and esports audience based in Los Angeles, USA.
For further information, please contact:
Kevin Wright, President of GameSquare Esports Inc.:
Phone: (416) 861-2267
Nik Thadani, Investor Relations (Sophic Capital)
Phone: (647) 670-2500
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