Genius Sports Group Limited has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Sportzcast Inc, a leading manufacturer of sports scoreboard data distribution systems. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.
“Acquiring Sportzcast expands Genius’ official data offering and relevance in the US and worldwide, making us even more compelling to sports leagues and federation partners. This acquisition is yet another milestone in GSG’s rapid, continued growth. We are excited to continue executing on our strategy by leveraging Sportzcast’s incredible technology to scale our streaming and media businesses and bolster our core data products,” Mark Locke, CEO and co-founder of Genius Sports, said.
“Genius is the ideal partner to accelerate our innovation and supercharge Sportzcast’s global growth through its strong distribution network. We are thrilled to join the Genius team and offer exciting new capabilities for our customers and partners,” Michael Connell, President of Sportzcast, said.