With 246 member associations, 45 leagues and over 300,000 participants, we needed a solution that would not only create a great experience for our players, coaches, volunteers and parents, but would help us more efficiently manage our online presence.
Minneapolis, MN (PRWEB) June 04, 2013
Sport Ngin announced today that it has been selected by the Ontario Minor Hockey Association (OMHA) to develop and manage its website, OMHA.net. The OMHA has also chosen to use Sport Ngin tournament management technology to power hundreds of tournaments it sanctions annually.
“With 246 member associations, 45 leagues and over 300,000 participants, we needed a solution that would not only create a great experience for our players, coaches, volunteers and parents, but would help us more efficiently manage our online presence,” said Richard Ropchan, Executive Director at Ontario Minor Hockey Association. “In the end, the Sport Ngin platform provided a great solution to help us streamline online schedules, standings and tournaments.”
A world-class technology innovator, Sport Ngin specializes in the execution of digital sports content strategy, design, and marketing. Currently, more than 200,000 sports organizations, teams, leagues, clubs, associations, and tournaments use its proprietary software platform. The company is one of the largest privately held sports technology companies in North America.
“We’re extremely thrilled that the Ontario Minor Hockey Association has entrusted us to power their website technology,” said Justin Kaufenberg, co-founder and chief executive officer of Sport Ngin. “We’re confident that our platform will help the OMHA in its efforts to deliver the best possible service to its members, and achieve its objectives.”
Sport Ngin is currently in the process of a complete redesign of omha.net, which is anticipated to be completed in full by the beginning of September. In addition to design, maintenance and on-going technology development and enhancement, Sport Ngin will also handle all customer service related to the website for OMHA.
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About Sport Ngin
Formerly TST Media, Sport Ngin is the leading provider of web software and mobile applications for youth, amateur, and professional sports. Powering more than 200,000 sports teams, leagues, clubs, and associations, Sport Ngin features a complete suite of easy-to-use tools that help sports organizations manage, connect, and communicate with a diverse range of stakeholders, including athletes, parents, administrators, coaches, referees, scouts, volunteers, fans, journalists, and sponsors. Founded in 2008, Sport Ngin is based in Minneapolis, Minn. For more information, please visit http://www.sportngin.com; like the company on Facebook at Facebook.com/SportNgin; or follow Sport Ngin on Twitter at @sportngin.
About Ontario Minor Hockey Association
The Ontario Minor Hockey Association, founded in 1935, and headquartered in Richmond Hill, ON, is the largest minor hockey association in the world overseeing a participant base of 300,000 consisting of players, coaches, trainers, officials, hockey volunteers and parents across the province. The OMHA has 246 active member minor hockey associations and annually coordinates 45 leagues and approximately 600 development clinics throughout Ontario. For more information, please visit http://www.omha.net; on Facebook at facebook.com/HometownHockey or on Twitter at @hometownhockey