CTN takes sponsor role in Emap's Gravity Games

June 2000
Advertising Age;6/12/2000, Vol. 71 Issue 25, p64
Trade Publication
The article reports that CTN Media Group is one of the sponsors of the 2000 Gravity Games competition on July 15 to 23 in Providence, Rhode Island. The Gravity Games is owned by Emap USA and broadcast partner, National Broadcasting Corp. (NBC). CTN will provide talent for music performances at the Gravity Games and will broadcast the games on its satellite network. Other sponsors are Best Buy Co. and Colgate-Palmolive Co.'s Mennen Speed Stick.


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