XOS announces partnership with the Mountain West to manage and license the Conference’s extensive portfolio of video assets.
XOS Partners with Mountain West to Manage and License Video Assets
XOS Digital Inc., the leader in collegiate sports content management and licensing, announced today an exclusive partnership with the Mountain West. Under the agreement, XOS will provide archiving, enforcement, and content representation services for the Conference’s extensive portfolio of video assets.
“Having just kicked off our 20th season of competition, we remain focused on aligning with best available technology and media partners for our member institutions,” said Bret Gilliland, Deputy Commissioner of the Mountain West “XOS’ proven track record in licensing and asset management, particularly at the collegiate level, makes them an ideal partner.”
In its mission to be at the forefront of leveraging technology to reach new audiences and expand the distribution of licensed video, the Mountain West became the first Conference to establish a dedicated sports television network, launching “The Mtn” in September 2006. The Mountain West is also recognized as a leader in utilizing the most powerful digital and social media platforms for the distribution of live-action content. The Conference has amassed a wealth of footage, the distribution of which can now be amplified through the extensive commercial and production contacts XOS offers.
“We are thrilled for the opportunity to work with the Mountain West Conference,” said Matt Bairos, CEO of XOS Digital, “This addition will allow us to continue offering our media partners the most extensive collegiate sports library with unparalleled customer service.”
About XOS Digital, Incorporated
Founded in 1999, XOS Digital provides more than 500 sports organizations at all levels a competitive advantage by unlocking insight and value from their digital media assets. XOS offers software, analytics and services that enable our partners to preserve and monetize their digital media assets and our coaches to better scout, recruit, teach and win. For more information, visit www.xosdigital.com
About the Mountain West
From its inception in 1999, the Mountain West has been committed to excellence in intercollegiate athletics, while promoting the academic missions of its member institutions. Progressive in its approach, the Mountain West continues to cultivate opportunities for student-athletes to compete at the highest level, while fostering academic achievement and sportsmanship. Now in its 20th season, the MW has been assertive in its involvement with the NCAA governance structure and has taken a leadership role in the overall administration of intercollegiate athletics. The Mountain West membership is comprised of 11 all-sport members: the United States Air Force Academy, Boise State University, Colorado State University, Fresno State, University of Nevada, University of New Mexico, San Diego State University, San José State University, UNLV, Utah State University and University of Wyoming. In addition, the University of Hawai‘i and Colorado College participate in the Mountain West as single-sport members in football and women’s soccer, respectively.