The International Silver Stick® Hockey Association Selects Pointstreak Sports Technologies Inc. as its Technology Partner
Jul 08, 2010
Toronto, ON – Pointstreak Sports Technologies Inc. (“Pointstreak”) and the International Silver Stick® Hockey Association (“Silver Stick®”) are pleased to announce they have reached a long-term agreement which will see Pointstreak build and maintain a comprehensive Network of Websites for the Silver Stick® family of tournaments. Silver Stick® operates the largest network of youth hockey tournaments in North America. Under the terms of the agreement Pointstreak will design and maintain a website for each of the tournaments, as well as fully integrate all websites into a central Association website. Pointstreak will also provide a scoring application to each of the tournaments which will enable up-to-date results to be posted on each tournament website as well as the central Association website.
“Silver Stick® has a long and storied history in youth hockey and our organization began searching for a partner who could appreciate that history while advancing the Silver Stick® brand and web presence. Ultimately, it became apparent that Pointstreak was the ideal partner for us. They are the industry leader in sports technology, but also have a wealth of hockey experience on staff.” said Russ Holmberg, Commissioner of the International Silver Stick® Hockey Association.
“We are certainly honoured to have been chosen as the technology partner for an organization like Silver Stick®. We look forward to enhancing the online experience for Silver Stick® players, parents, tournament operators and fans” commented Scott Secord, President/CEO of Pointstreak Sports Technologies Inc.
About the International Silver Stick® Hockey Association:
Founded in 1963, The International Silver Stick® Hockey Association operates the largest network of youth hockey tournaments in North America. The theme of the entire program is to promote citizenship and international goodwill through the medium of Silver Stick Hockey. Annually, there are approximately 70,000 participants across all of the Silver Stick® tournaments.
Silver Stick® provides scholarships to deserving Canadian and American hockey players each year through the Larry McGrath Memorial Scholarship program.
About Pointstreak Sports Technologies Inc.:
Pointstreak Sports Technologies Inc.’s mission is to provide innovative technologies to enhance the experience of the global sports community.
Pointstreak provides innovative solutions for sports organizations such as associations, leagues, clubs and teams that are geared towards streamlining operations and improving the experience of the sports participant, fan and media. Pointstreak’s major brands include: Pointstreak Stats, a real-time scoring & official league statistics system; Pointstreak Registration; an online registration & payment processing system; Pointstreak Sites; a sports team websites system; Team Locker Room, a free team-based social network; and STEVA Sports; sports video indexing and analysis software.
More information about Pointstreak Sports Technologies Inc. can be found at www.pointstreak.com or through the product information website www.pointstreaksolutions.com