This Day On The Street
Continue to site
This account is pending registration confirmation. Please click on the link within the confirmation email previously sent you to complete registration.
Need a new registration confirmation email? Click here 'Ramps' Up Their Presence In Action Sports

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ --, the worldwide leader in advance movie ticketing, today announced the sponsorship of one of the best-known professional vert skateboarders, Andy Macdonald, who holds the record for the most X Games medals and has won the World Cup Skateboarding competition eight times.  As part of the relationship, the logo will receive prominent placement on Andy's helmet and skateboard, and he'll also provide support for the brand on his various social media platforms.

" Andy Mac's ability and reputation are just two of the reasons why he is one of the best action sports athletes in the world," stated Joel Cohen, chief executive officer, "His popularity with spectators and athletes alike are a great fit in our effort to immerse our brand in a sport and lifestyle that is widely accepted by people of all ages – the same type of broad demographic we find with moviegoers."

"I'm a huge movie fan.  Chances are that if I'm not practicing, I'm probably catching a movie with my family or friends," said Macdonald.   " is a cool brand and one that I've always used, especially when I'm on the road.  Partnering with them to help share the love I have for movies with my fans is a really great opportunity."

In addition to his commitment as a ambassador, Macdonald will be competing in the 2011 Dew Tour and the X Games, which are two of action sports biggest competitions.  He also serves on the Board of Directors for Grind for Life, an action sports-based organization dedicated to providing financial assistance to cancer patients and their families when traveling long distances to doctors and hospitals, and will be making several appearances throughout the year on behalf of the organization.  

1 of 2

Check Out Our Best Services for Investors

Action Alerts PLUS

Portfolio Manager Jim Cramer and Director of Research Jack Mohr reveal their investment tactics while giving advanced notice before every trade.

Product Features:
  • $2.5+ million portfolio
  • Large-cap and dividend focus
  • Intraday trade alerts from Cramer
Quant Ratings

Access the tool that DOMINATES the Russell 2000 and the S&P 500.

Product Features:
  • Buy, hold, or sell recommendations for over 4,300 stocks
  • Unlimited research reports on your favorite stocks
  • A custom stock screener
Stocks Under $10

David Peltier uncovers low dollar stocks with serious upside potential that are flying under Wall Street's radar.

Product Features:
  • Model portfolio
  • Stocks trading below $10
  • Intraday trade alerts
14-Days Free
Only $9.95
14-Days Free
To begin commenting right away, you can log in below using your Disqus, Facebook, Twitter, OpenID or Yahoo login credentials. Alternatively, you can post a comment as a "guest" just by entering an email address. Your use of the commenting tool is subject to multiple terms of service/use and privacy policies - see here for more details.
Submit an article to us!


DOW 18,080.14 +21.45 0.12%
S&P 500 2,117.69 +4.76 0.23%
NASDAQ 5,092.0850 +36.0220 0.71%

Partners Compare Online Brokers

Free Reports

Top Rated Stocks Top Rated Funds Top Rated ETFs