ESPN's Katie Nolan to Host the Sixth Annual Clio Sports Awards on June 13th in New York
Final Deadline for Entries is March 15
New York, NY—March 12, 2019 —Clio Sports, the competition honoring creative excellence in sports marketing and advertising on a global scale, today announced that ESPN’s Katie Nolan will host the sixth annual awards ceremony on June 13, 2019 at Capitale in New York City. The Emmy-winning late night host will be joined by marketing executives, commissioners, broadcasters, athletes and industry leaders for an evening of celebration, recognizing the breakthrough communications that most elevated sports culture in the collective consciousness this year.
Nolan joined ESPN in October 2017, bringing the network her sharp, irreverent and highly knowledgeable opinions on the world of sports, culture and beyond. In addition to hosting her own digital series on ESPN+ “Always Late with Katie Nolan,” she also hosts the “Sports? with Katie Nolan” original podcast.
“Katie’s fresh and witty approach to sports commentary will be a great compliment to our annual program,” said Nicole Purcell, President, Clio. “We’re thrilled to have her on stage to keep our audience on their toes as we celebrate another year of game-changing creative work.”
March 15 is the final deadline for Clio Sports submissions in all categories, including Branded Entertainment & Content, Digital/Mobile, Experiential/Events and Social Good. For information and to enter work, visit clios.com/sports.
About The Clio Awards
The Clio Awards is the premier international awards competition for the creative business. Founded in 1959 to celebrate creative excellence in advertising, the Clio Awards today honors the work and talent at the forefront of the advertising, sports, fashion, music, entertainment, and health care industries. Clio recognizes the world’s most innovative work annually at Clio Sports in May, the Clio Awards in September, which includes Clio Music; at the Clio Entertainment Awards in November; and online with Clio Fashion & Beauty and Clio Health. Noting the diverse and ever-changing creative landscape, Clio acquired and revamped global ad database Ads of the World and re-launched its content platform musebycl.io in 2018, to celebrate creativity 365 days a year.