SKIPTHEDISHES, OVERACTIVE MEDIA DELIVER MULTI-YEAR PARTNERSHIP

SKIPTHEDISHES, OVERACTIVE MEDIA DELIVER MULTI-YEAR PARTNERSHIP

SkipTheDishes becomes the Official Food Delivery Service of the Toronto Defiant

FEBRUARY 6, 2020 (TORONTO, CANADA) — SkipTheDishes, Canada's leading and largest food delivery network and OverActive Media (OAM), owners of the Toronto Defiant of the Overwatch League, announced today a multi-year deal, naming them the team's Official Food Delivery Service.

The partnership will see SkipTheDishes creating unique experiences for players and fans at upcoming Defiant Homestand Weekends (April 18-19, 2020 and August 8-9, 2020) at Roy Thomson Hall in Toronto. Fans watching the livestream from home will also be able to participate with unique social media collaborations between both brands that will include giveaways and contesting through select Defiant players named as SkipTheDishes brand ambassadors.

"The food category is a competitive partnership category, and we are thrilled to be welcoming the leading brand in Canada into the OAM family," said Tyler Keenan, VP of Global Partnerships, OverActive Media. "Our home games are going to be the highest expression of our Toronto Defiant brand this season and having a partner like SkipTheDishes alongside us, will make a substantial difference to the fan experience."  

"We're ecstatic to be partnering with the Toronto Defiant of the Overwatch League," said Robert Payne, Vice President, National Partnerships, SkipTheDishes. "We can't wait to add to the live fan experience at upcoming home games by delivering a unique experience to both players and fans.” 

SkipTheDishes joins Bell, Canon, and Universal Music Canada as the latest brand to join the OAM corporate partnerships family.


Paulo Senra
Paulo Senra Head of Communications and Public Relations, OverActive Media

 

About OverActive Media

OAM is a global esports and entertainment organization that combines franchised team ownership with audience engagement to connect with fans, franchise partners and corporate sponsors around the world. In North America, OAM owns the Toronto Defiant of the Overwatch League ("OWL") and the Toronto Ultra of the Call of Duty League ("CDL"). In Europe, OAM operates the Spain-based MAD Lions organization with teams in League of Legends European Championship ("LEC") and in Counter-Strike Global Offensive ("CSGO"). OAM is a founding equity partner of B Site Inc. and a franchise holder in the Flashpoint CSGO league. OAM also owns a live events division, OAM LIVE. 

OAM is headquartered in Toronto, Canada.