Information  X 
Enter a valid email address

Semper Fortis Esport (SEMP)

  Print   

Friday 07 May, 2021

Semper Fortis Esport

Response to media story

RNS Number : 9079X
Semper Fortis Esports PLC
07 May 2021
 

7 May 2021

 

Semper Fortis Esports PLC

("Semper Fortis Esports" or the "Company")

 

  Response to media report

 

Semper Fortis Esports PLC (AQSE: SEMP), the esports company focused on establishing esports teams, forming brand and technology partnerships, and providing business to business advisory services , notes a media report suggesting that the Company is in discussions with certain leading professional footballers regarding potential future commercial relationships.

 

The Company can confirm that it is pursuing such relationships with leading sports figures in line with the Company's strategy, as detailed in the Admission Document published on 26 April 2021. The Company will make appropriate and timely announcements as and when any brand ambassador contracts are entered into.

 

Ends

 

For more information, please contact:

 

Semper Fortis Esports plc

via Square1 Consulting

 

Kevin Soltani, Chief Executive Officer

Jassem Osseiran, Chief Operating Officer

Max Deeley, Finance Director

https://semperfortisesports.com

 

 

 

Hybridan LLP - AQSE Corporate Adviser and Broker

  https://hybridan.com/

 

Claire Noyce, Managing Partner, Corporate Finance

Niall Pearson, Head of Corporate Broking & Sales

+44 203 764 2341

+44 203 764 2343

 

 

 

Square1 Consulting

+44 207 929 5599

David Bick

 

+44 7831 381201

 

 

 

About Semper Fortis Esports plc

 

Semper Fortis Esports has contracts with an esports team competing under the name, 'Top Blokes'. Top Blokes competes in the Rocket League Championship Series. The Directors have identified a number of different areas which following Admission, are likely to form the core areas of the business. These are:

 

· to establish or purchase competitive esports teams under different game categories;

· to enter into a joint venture with a high-profile talent and celebrity (such as well-known professional football players) who will work with the Company to generate exposure for the Company's esports team and who will help attract sponsorship opportunities for the Company and its team;

· to use viewership power to attain sponsorship opportunities, preferably among a number of different brands. Viewership and engagement figures will be generated through online broadcasting of team activity, social media and in some cases, physical appearances of the team in competition;

· to create digital experiences for brands and celebrities to provide exposure and to enable online engagement through gaming and esports initiations. The Company's goal in this respect is to create revenue through content reach, distribution of broadcasting rights and digital viewing; and

· to develop technology applications and products that complement the esports industry. Initially utilising contacts of Mr Bushnell's in the software industry to develop a Beta software product, that if then successful, funding would be arranged for full development thereof.

 

The Semper Fortis model has been built with confidence due to the managements' experience in competitive team operations, both in traditional sports and gaming.  The management believe that the future of esports  will continue to succeed and grow as brands and marketing dollars continue to enter the space, as electronic gaming and digital experiences continue to expand,  and technology continues to innovate and enhance areas supporting the industry.

This information is provided by RNS, the news service of the London Stock Exchange. RNS is approved by the Financial Conduct Authority to act as a Primary Information Provider in the United Kingdom. Terms and conditions relating to the use and distribution of this information may apply. For further information, please contact [email protected] or visit www.rns.com.

RNS may use your IP address to confirm compliance with the terms and conditions, to analyse how you engage with the information contained in this communication, and to share such analysis on an anonymised basis with others as part of our commercial services. For further information about how RNS and the London Stock Exchange use the personal data you provide us, please see our Privacy Policy.
 
END
 
 
NEXFIFFTELIDIIL

a d v e r t i s e m e n t