NAHL announces partnership with Fanisko
The North American Hockey League (NAHL) is pleased to announce a new partnership with Fanisko to be the official fan engagement partner of the NAHL, NA3HL, and NAPHL.
This marks Fanisko’s first foray into the sport of hockey. Fanisko will have the opportunity to collaborate with 120+ teams in all three leagues.
“Our platform combines augmented reality (AR) for gamification with AI for personalization, thus, allowing sports teams to connect with their fans wherever they are. With Fanisko, the fans don’t just support the team, they ARE the team. Through this partnership, we look forward to increasing mobile fan retention and creating new revenue opportunities for team,” said Sathish Chittibabu, Cofounder & CEO for Fanisko.
Fanisko’s technology powers sports teams & leagues mobile apps and digital platforms so fans can live the unforgettable moments right through their phones with Mixed Reality Experiences — That’s one-of-a-kind Gamification & Content using Augmented Reality (AR) + Virtual Reality (VR) + Artificial Intelligence (AI).
“This is an exciting new partnership for our leagues because even if some of our teams have their mobile apps, many fans prefer to keep themselves up to date by making use of social media platforms like Facebook, Instagram, YouTube, Twitter, or Snapchat. Fanisko can help our teams further engage with their fanbase by funneling all of this content on the platform,” said Alex Kyrias, Director of Communications, Sales & Marketing for the NAHL.
Additionally, the new partnership might witness Augmented Reality (AR) / Mixed Reality fan experiences for NAHL fans in collaboration with existing sponsors of NAHL and open up new revenue channel for the teams.