Chat Sports - leading the way on live sports video

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Chat Sports - leading the way on live sports video
Live Sports News for Digital
Startup/business
San Francisco, California, United States United States
http://www.chatsports.com
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Company description

As the first full-service sports media channel on Facebook Live, Chat Sports produces over 20 hours of live, produced video content weekly. With our iPhone and Android apps, Chat Sports is the leading sports media brand on mobile. Complemented by a staff of full-time writers and hundreds of nationwide contributors, Chat Sports produces hundreds of original articles across all major American sports each month. And with its unique curation technology, Chat Sports also delivers millions of fans over 200,000 unique pieces of sports content monthly from 2,000+ sources along with live scores powered by SportRadar. The company now reaches over 100 million sports fans monthly across all platforms.


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Business model

As the first full-service sports media channel on Facebook Live, Chat Sports produces over 20 hours of live, produced video content weekly. With our iPhone and Android apps, Chat Sports is the leading sports media brand on mobile. Complemented by a staff of full-time writers and hundreds of nationwide contributors, Chat Sports produces hundreds of original articles across all major American sports each month. And with its unique curation technology, Chat Sports also delivers millions of fans over 200,000 unique pieces of sports content monthly from 2,000+ sources along with live scores powered by SportRadar. The company now reaches over 100 million sports fans monthly across all platforms.

Competitive advantage

As the first full-service sports media channel on Facebook Live, Chat Sports produces over 20 hours of live, produced video content weekly. With our iPhone and Android apps, Chat Sports is the leading sports media brand on mobile. Complemented by a staff of full-time writers and hundreds of nationwide contributors, Chat Sports produces hundreds of original articles across all major American sports each month. And with its unique curation technology, Chat Sports also delivers millions of fans over 200,000 unique pieces of sports content monthly from 2,000+ sources along with live scores powered by SportRadar. The company now reaches over 100 million sports fans monthly across all platforms.

Investors
James Yoder
CEO of Chat Sports
Payam Zamani
Payam is an Internet pioneer, die-hard entrepreneur and angel investor who has founded several technology and Internet-based companies.
Chris Herndon
Chris is the Co-Founder of Apartment List. Previously, he worked at Goldman Sachs, Chicago PE firm GTCR and the 40 Acres Group (which he co-founded). Chris is a Texas undergrad and Stanford MBA.
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Chris Erickson - Unconfirmed
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Rothenberg Ventures - Unconfirmed
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Milestone VC - Unconfirmed
Brad Stroh
CEO - Bills.com and Freedom Financial Network. Investor and advisor to multiple early stage start-ups, board member to four current investments.
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Sam Miller-Little - Unconfirmed