Deepens Legislative and Legal Affairs Expertise as Company Continues Expansion Boston, MA (October 17, 2017) – DraftKings, the world’s largest daily fantasy sports platform, today announced R. Stanton Dodge will be its new Chief Legal Officer, effective November 6, 2017. Dodge will oversee the Legal and Government Affairs teams based […]
CBS Veteran Brings 20 Years of Experience in Digital Media to Focus on Growing DraftKings’ Content and New Business Revenue Streams Boston, MA (October 4, 2017) – DraftKings, the world’s largest daily fantasy sports platform, today announced Ezra Kucharz as its new Chief Business Officer, overseeing Business Development, Corporate Development […]
DraftKings Skill for Alexa to Provide Real-Time and Historical DraftKings’ Stats for NFL BOSTON, Mass., September 28, 2017 – DraftKings, Inc., the leading global daily fantasy sports (DFS) platform, today announced its first integration with Amazon’s Alexa. DraftKings Skill for Alexa, “Ask DraftKings,” is a free DFS-oriented service to be […]
Multi-Year Partnership will Include Access to Live Sporting Events and Exclusive Assets BOSTON, Mass., September 26, 2017 – DraftKings, Inc., the leading global daily fantasy sports platform, has named Fanxchange as its official live event ticketing partner. Through this partnership, Fanxchange will provide DraftKings customers with access to live sporting […]
“Over the past few years, DraftKings has become the world’s leading fantasy sports company. We are recognized as a global sports entertainment brand and the industry leader in utilizing technology to bring our customers the best fantasy contests and products. We have a growing customer base of nearly 8 million, […]
Gives German Sports Fans New Ways to Engage with Top Sports and Athletes Boston, Massachusetts (March 23, 2017) – DraftKings, the world’s largest daily fantasy sports company, today announced that the beta version of their platform in Germany is being opened up to all German consumers. DraftKings will deliver all […]
In 1980, a group of friends, all diehard baseball fans, gathered at a New York City restaurant and forever disrupted how fans experience the sports they love. Their Rotisserie League, named for the restaurant they met at, soon spawned a national phenomenon. Today, 57 million Americans, including more than 1 […]
“Jason Robins, DraftKings CEO, talks about getting the legal OK to operate in New York and the best bets this season. Also Robins weighs in on growing fantasy sports in overseas…” Click here for video.
“Jason Robins, co-founder and chief executive officer at DraftKings, talks about regulation of fantasy sports, increased competition and the prospect of mergers, and gains in revenue and participation heading into the new NFL season. He speaks with Bloomberg’s David Westin on “Bloomberg ‹GO›.” Click here for video.
By Dan Primack “Fantasy sports site gets capital boost, just before the new NFL season kicks off. DraftKings, the controversial daily fantasy sports site, has raised $153 million in new venture capital funding, Fortunehas learned. New investors include Revolution Growth, an investment firm co-founded by Washington Capitals and Washington Wizards […]