Indianapolis, IN (PRWEB) February 08, 2012
In response to the rising importance of marketing monies to attract new clients JR Rickert and Peter Schaffer announced today a strategic digital marketing partnership with Prodege, LLC’s social rewards site Swagbucks.com.
The new partnership launches with a high powered Super Bowl memorabilia giveaway from Authentic Athletix clients Hakeem Nicks and David Diehl of the New York Giants, and Lousaka Polite and Dorin Dickerson of the New England Patriots. The players are giving away one of a kind game used items from Super Bowl XLVI through a promotion with Swagbucks. Fans can register to win at http://www.agentjr.com/contest
Moving forward Authentic Athletix will be integrating their entire client-base with Swagbucks, giving them an instant and proven way to monetize their social and Internet followings.
JR Rickert said, "With the introduction of the rookie wage scale, we have had to become more competitive with the marketing partnerships we provide for our clients. Partnering with Swagbucks will allow Authentic Athletix to offer all of our veterans and recruits an easy way to cash in on all of their digital assets. It's just another example of how Authentic Athletix is always looking to leverage the latest in technology and marketing for the benefit of our clients."
Prodege COO Scott Dudelson had this to say: “We’re extremely excited to engage in this pioneering partnership with Authentic Athletix. The Swagbucks social rewards community is a perfect marriage with athlete and celebrity followings. We look forward to changing the paradigm of athletic endorsement.”
Peter Schaffer is owner and founder of Authentic Athletix, now the third largest NFL agency in the world. Peter can be reached at peter(at)agentaa(dot)com.
JR Rickert is president of NSM and JR Enterprises and a now a part of the super firm, Athlentic Athetix. They represent over 85 professional athletes in 4 different sports. JR can be reached at: jr(at)agentjr(dot)com.
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Swagbucks (http://www.swagbucks.com) is the leading online rewards destination that enables users to earn virtual currency and real life rewards for the everyday actions they take online – from searching the web to playing games to shopping online and many more. Users can redeem their Swag Bucks for valuable rewards – including electronics, apparel, gift cards, donations to charities, and much more. Based in Torrance, Calif., the completely bootstrapped company is the web’s most reputable, trusted online destination to earn free stuff. Since its launch in 2008, Swagbucks has awarded more than $15 million in prizes to users.