Hot Topics Recap: London Olympics/Summer Games

  Hot Topics Recap: London Olympics/Summer Games

Business Wire

NEW YORK -- July 12, 2012

The following releases focus on London Olympic Summer Games.


ATLANTA-- Coca-Cola Launches Refreshing New Programming Celebrating London
2012 Olympic Games Source: Coca-Cola (July 5, 11:11AM)

CINCINNATI-- In Celebration of the London 2012 Olympic Games, Old Spice Teams
up with Timothy Wang to Celebrate the "Champion" in Every Man Source: Procter
& Gamble (July 10, 7:30AM)

SAN FRANCISCO--Visa Announces VIP Lounge at the London 2012 Olympic Games
Exclusively for Visa Chase Cardmembers Source: Visa (June 27, 9AM)

LOS Travel Survey Reveals 44% Increase in Leisure Travel
Planned for This Summer; London 2012 Olympics Stimulate European Travel Plans
Source: (June 26, 10AM)

MALVERN, Pa.-- Visa’s London 2012 Olympic Games Trip for Life Sweepstakes to
be Promoted on USA Technologies’ Network Source: Visa (June 26, 7:45AM)

NEW YORK--Shazam Will Provide NBC Olympics a Social TV Interactive Experience
for the 2012 London Olympics Source: Shazam (June 25, 4:16PM)

OLYMPIC VALLEY, Calif.--Prominent U.S. Olympians To Join the Board of
Directors of the Lake Tahoe Winter Games Exploratory Committee Source: Lake
Tahoe Winter Games Exploratory Committee (June 22, 6:20PM)

SAN JOSE, Calif.-- Oakley and Olympic Gold Medalist Kerri Walsh Reveal “BEYOND
REASON” Installation Source: Oakley (June 20, 10:46AM)

CINCINNATI--Olympic Gold Medalist Henry Cejudo Partners with Procter & Gamble
and Its Orgullosa Program to Fuel Sports Dreams of Youth in the United States
Source:Procter &Gamble (June 20, 9AM)

ORLANDO, Fla.-- Coca-Cola Invites Consumers to Get “On the Go with D.O.”
Source: The Coca-Cola Company (June 19, 10:05AM)

FAIRFIELD, Conn.-- GE and Facebook Launch HealthyShare App Source: GE (June
19, 9AM)

TORONTO-- Springfree Trampoline Jumps into Sponsorship with Olympic-Bound U.S.
Brothers Source: Springfree Trampoline (June 19, 7:50AM)

LONDON-- New High-Resolution, Data-Rich Aerial Images of Central London Now
Available Prior to World’s Largest Sporting Event Source: Pictometry
International Corporation (June 19, 6:25AM)

P&G Hosts Send Off of Olympic Water Polo Athlete Brenda Villa June 24 at LA
Costco Source: P&G (June 18, 12:24PM)

ATLANTA-- Train Like an Olympic Athlete with Powerade Source: The Coca-Cola
Company (June 18, 10:09AM)

FOOTHILL RANCH, Calif.-- Oakley and United States Olympic Committee Extend
Partnership Beyond London 2012 Source: Oakley (June 11, 3:38PM)

McLEAN, Va.-- Hilton HHonors Gives Back to Team USA with Launch of “Support
the Dream” Program Source: Hilton (June 6, 8AM)

RALEIGH, N.C.-- London 2012 Olympic Games to Benefit from Machine-to-Machine
(M2M) Communications Source: Telit Wireless Solutions (June 6, 8AM)

CINCINNATI--Olympian Veronica Campbell-Brown Teams up with Always to Pass the
Baton Source: Procter & Gamble (June 5, 4:28PM)

OMAHA, Neb.-- Mutual of Omaha’s Giant Swimmer Aims to Build Olympic Trials
Excitement Source: Mutual of Omaha (June 4, 1:12PM)

JACKSONVILLE, Fla.-- Survival Straps® Becomes Official Licensee of U.S.
Olympic & Paralympic Teams through 2016 Source: Survival Straps (June 4,

TORONTO-- Crest and Oral-B Launch Virtual Support Network for Canadian Olympic
Athletes Source: Procter & Gamble (May 31, 8AM)

MADRID—New Data from Amadeus and ForwardKeys Shows International Profile of
Olympics Visitors Source: Amadeus (May 30, 10:13AM)

CINCINNATI-- Febreze and Ambi Pur Declare Victory Over Odors With The
Azerbaijani National Wrestling Team Source: Procter & Gamble (May 30, 8AM)

ATLANTA-- Coca-Cola Selects 22 Inspiring Americans to Carry the Olympic Flame
in the London 2012 Olympic Torch Relay Source: Coca-Cola (May 29, 2:05PM)

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo.--United States Olympic Committee to Use GE Electronic
Medical Record Technology for the First Time at London 2012 Olympic Games
Source: GE (May 24, 7:00AM)

WASHINGTON--World Affairs Council-DC Representative to Carry 2012 Olympic
Torch in Northern Ireland Source: World Affairs Council-Washington, DC (May
24, 9:00AM)

DOWNERS GROVE, Ill.-- Team USA Road to London Experiential Tour to Visit Six
DeVry University Campuses Source: DeVry University (May 21, 5:50PM)

CINCINNATI--The Path to the London 2012 Olympic Games Starts with a Confident,
Winning Smile Source: Procter & Gamble (May 17, 9:00AM)

LONDON--Coca-Cola Launches Anywhere in the World the Coca-Cola Anthem for the
London 2012 Olympic Games Source: Coca-Cola (May 16, 1:06PM)

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. & PLANO, Texas--1992 USA Basketball Dream Team Legends
Featured on Sunkist and 7UP Collectible Cans Source: Sunkist Soda (May 15,

CINCINNATI--Procter & Gamble, its Orgullosa Program and Olympic Taekwondo
Athlete Diana Lopez Give Thanks to Moms with “LA FALDA BIEN PUESTA™” Source:
Procter & Gamble (May 9, 11:53AM)

ATLANTA--Vitrue & NBC Sports Group Expand Partnership Source: Virtrue (May 8,

CINCINNATI--Procter & Gamble Helps Every Mom of London 2012 U.S. Olympic and
Paralympic Team Through Gift to Offset Travel Costs to London Source: Procter
& Gamble (May 8, 9:00AM)

SAN FRANCISCO--Visa Rallies Fans to Join Worldwide Cheer with Launch of Global
Olympic Games-Themed Marketing Campaign – Go World Source: Visa (May 7,

CINCINNATI--In Celebration of the 2012 Olympic Games, Tide Asks Americans:
“What Do the Red, White and Blue Mean to You?” Source: Procter & Gamble (May
1, 10:00AM)

SUNNYVALE, Calif.-- Yahoo! Goes Beyond Gold With Global Programming Coverage
ofSummer Olympics Source: Yahoo (April 30, 8:00AM)

FOOTHILL RANCH, Calif.--Oakley Launches “TakeLondon” Sweepstakes Source:
Oakley (April 26, 1:49PM)

LONG ISLAND CITY, N.Y.--Citi Team USA Flag Tour Stops in Long Island City to
Celebrate 100 Days to the 2012 London Olympic Games Source: Citi (April 18,

NEW YORK--Oakley Unveils “BEYOND REASON™” Campaign Ahead of 2012 Olympics
Source: Oakley (April 18, 01:55AM)

PORTLAND, Ore.--Elemental Sweeps London Olympic Deals for Multiscreen Video
Across Four Continents Source: Elemental Technologies (April 10, 9:00AM)

BOSTON--Steward Health Care to Advertise on the 2012 Summer Olympics  Source:
Steward Health Care (April 9, 12:12PM)

PARIS--GlobeCast to Bring London Olympics to Asia in HD with ATEME Source:
ATEME (April 10, 8:41AM)

LUXEMBOURG & LONDON--SES: Sky, Freesat from Sky and Freesat to Broadcast 48
Dedicated BBC Channels Created for the London 2012 Olympics Source:SES (April
4, 10:36AM)

NEW YORK--The New York Times and Reuters Collaborate to Deliver 2012 Olympics
News and Data to Publishers Source: The New York Times (April 2, 9:00AM)

BETHEL, Conn.--NBA All-Star Dwight Howard Highlights Duracell’s “Rely on
Copper to Go for the Gold” Olympic Games Program Source: Procter & Gamble
(Mar. 22, 8:55AM)

MENOMONEE FALLS, Wis.--Kohl’s Department Stores Reveals ‘Shop to Win’ Campaign
Featuring Olympians Dara Torres, Mia Hamm and Lindsey Vonn Source: Kohl's
Department Stores (Mar. 19, 2:02PM)

CALABASAS, Calif.--British Public Deserves Olympic Ticket Transparency, U.S.
Ticket Industry Expert Says Source: SpotlightTMS (Mar. 14, 6:04AM)

TORONTO--Procter & Gamble to Support Canadian Olympic Hopefuls in Their Quest
for Gold at the London 2012 Olympic Games Source: Procter & Gamble (Mar. 9,

MADRID--With 150 Days to Go Amadeus and ForwardKeys Reveal Major Growth in
Travel Volumes During the London 2012 Olympics Source: Amadeus (March 1,

WEST LONG BRANCH, N.J.--Iconic Olympic Swimmer and Mom Dara Torres Relies on
Sleep Innovations for a Good Night’s Sleep Source: Sleep Innovations (Feb. 28,

YONKERS, N.Y.--The Untold Story from The Other Dream Team Documentary Film,
Lithuania Basketball Team, The Biggest Charity to the 1992 Lithuanian "Other
Dream Team" Came from the Artist Source: (Feb. 22, 12PM)

LONDON--Ability Lifting: There is Still Time to Make Your Business More
Accessible for the London Olympics Source: Ability Lifting (Feb. 20, 3AM)

LONDON--Coca-Cola Launches Global Ads for London 2012 Olympic Games Starring
Mark Ronson Source: The Coca-Cola Company (Feb. 15, 10AM)

YONKERS, N.Y.-- The Untold Story from The Other Dream Team, Lithuanian
Basketball Team Documentary Film Source: (Feb. 7, 10AM)

BOTHEL, Wash.--Hansons-Brooks ODP Runner Desiree Davila Secures Coveted Seat
on Team USA for 2012 Olympics – Women’s Marathon Source: Brooks Sports Inc.
(Jan. 14, 7:32PM)

INNSBRUCK, Austria --Procter & Gamble Launches Global ‘Thank You Mom’ Campaign
for London 2012 Olympic Games Planning to Raise $5 Million for Youth Sports
and Support More Than 150 Athletes Source: Procter & Gamble (Jan. 13, 7AM)

BOSTON--Gillette Fields Team for the London 2012 Olympic Games Source: Procter
& Gamble (Jan. 9, 8:08AM)

NEW YORK--Ralph Lauren Announces U.S. Olympic & Paralympic Athlete Roster for
London 2012 Source: Ralph Lauren (Dec. 9, 1:44PM)

London Summer Games Hot Topic Copy

Related Links

  *Team USA
  *Olympic Games
  *London 2012
  *NBC Olympics

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