SHORELINE, Wash. – The 2016 Paradise Jam participants Florida State, Kansas State, Gonzaga, LSU, NC State, and Michigan all qualified
SEATTLE – Paradise Jam tournament directors announced Saturday a partnership with ScoreShots, a company specializing in sport social media graphics.
ScoreShots is a state-of-the-art multi-media tool that allows users to share engaging infographics and content in the form of images and videos. ScoreShots, a subsidiary of Immersion Media, is utilized by sports organizations around the country to provide visual and engaging updates for fans on social media platforms. The Paradise Jam, entering its 17th year, will use ScoreShots to better engage fans and provide up-to-date information via social media.
“The Paradise Jam is a high-quality event with great teams and we are thrilled to be associated with this tournament,” said Rick Perko, president of Immersion Media. “This event gives us a great opportunity to share our story via social media.”
Basketball Travelers, Inc., the organization that hosts and organizes the annual Paradise Jam, has partnered with ScoreShots for the duration of the Paradise Jam tournaments with plans for an extended partnership across BTI’s many tournaments and events.
“We are excited about the opportunity and ease-of-use that ScoreShots will provide us,” said Craig Jonas, director of operations for Paradise Jam. “This platform will allow us to better engage fans of the Paradise Jam with eye-catching still and motion graphics.”
For more information about ScoreShots, visit www.scoreshots.com.
About Paradise Jam
The U.S. Virgin Islands Paradise Jam, held annually in St. Thomas, USVI, has become one of the premiere early-season basketball tournaments in the country. Organized by Basketball Travelers, Inc., the men’s tournament is held annually the weekend before Thanksgiving, with the women’s tournament taking place during the Thanksgiving holiday. The Paradise Jam is a multiple team event (MTE) tournament, counting only two of the three games against participants’ 29 allotted games.