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Premiere Global Sports named to 7th Annual "50 Top Event Companies" List

Chicago, IL -- Premiere Global Sports, a worldwide leader in sports hospitality and event marketing, today was named to the 7th Annual "50 Top Event Companies" list as determined by Special Events Magazine, the official magazine of the special events industry in North America. Premiere Global Sports checked in at number six on the list of 50 top companies throughout the industry.

According to the press release that accompanied the release of the 7th Annual list in the September issue of Special Events Magazine, "2008 has been great for some event planning companies" with mega events such as the Summer Olympics in Beijing added to the usual lineup of events. Industry professionals who responded to Special Events Magazine, also predict that 2008 will see a 7 percent increase in the number of events over last year and a corresponding 8 percent boost in revenue.

The Premiere Global Sports family is uniquely positioned to handle the rapid growth in the event planning industry with coverage across the Corporate, Collegiate and Consumer markets.

Premiere Corporate Events -- Premiere Corporate Events, formerly TSE Sports & Entertainment, helps a company position a brand name, its key customers or a product at sports and entertainment events worldwide. The division has 150-plus active Fortune 500 clients, with a 95 percent client retention rate. "The 'Premiere' name will provide our corporate clients with greater awareness of all the services available under the Premiere Global Sports umbrella," said Robert Tuchman, President of Premiere Corporate Events; offices in New York, NY

Premiere Sports Travel -- Premiere Sports Travel is a leading consumer sports travel and hospitality company. The division is committed to excellence in every detail of the tour: including tickets, transportation, hotel accommodations, hospitality receptions and more. Premiere Sports Travel offers customers a convenient, affordable and, above all, unforgettable first-class experience; offices in Raleigh, NC

Premiere College Sports -- Premiere College Sports, together with Dodds Athletic Tours, is a dedicated, full-service, collegiate sports travel and hospitality division exclusively focused on "official" collegiate, conference and bowl partnerships. Premiere College Sports specializes in developing, marketing, and activating university sports travel and hospitality tours for more than 50 schools from the Big 10, Big 12, ACC, SEC, PAC 10, Big East, and other major conferences; offices in Raleigh, NC and Champaign, IL

For more information about Premiere Global Sports and all of the company's divisions, log onto www.premieresports.com.

About Premiere Global Sports
Premiere Global Sports (www.premieresports.com) is a holding company formed in 2005 by private equity firm Pfingsten Partners, L.L.C. and sports marketer Christopher J. Brennan to build an integrated sports marketing platform. Premiere Global Sports divisions include New York-based Premiere Corporate Events (www.pcevents.com), formerly TSE Sports & Entertainment, a full-service sports marketing company that provides customized incentive and brand-building programs for Fortune 1000 clients; North Carolina-based Premiere Sports Travel (www.sportstravel.com), a leading sports travel and hospitality company that sells direct to consumers; Premiere College Sports together with Dodds Athletic Tours (www.collegesportstravel.com), the nation's leading full-service "official" collegiate sports tour provider with more than 50 partner schools from the Big 10, Big 12, ACC, SEC, PAC 10, Big East and other major conferences; offices in Raleigh, NC and Champaign, IL