sports and entertainment marketing

  • NCAA

    National Colleciate Athletic Association was oficially formed to govern collegiate athletics
  • Filmdevelopment

    development of recording of sound on motion picture film
  • CBS

    The Columbia Broadcasting System is founded.
  • first TV

    first television is sold
  • first marketing contracts for sportsindustry

    Wilson Sporting Goods signed golfer babe didrickson zaharias to an endorsement contract for 100.000$ per year.
  • Color TV

    color television is introduced
  • The beginning of Disneyworld

    The Magic Kingdom in Orlando, FL opens.
  • CNN

    CNN is launched.
  • US boycotts Summer Olympics

  • MTV debuts

  • Olympics become commercialized

  • Olympic Park Atlanta

    Olympic Park in Atlanta, GA is bombed