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TGI Sport’s remarkable journey from wrapping trucks back in 1997 to becoming a leading technology partner to the world’s foremost sports organisations. This is the story of a company that understands transformation. As the first producers and providers of digitally-printed field advertising systems, TGI Sport revolutionised commercial opportunities in the sporting arena.

TGI Sport are always ahead of the curve when it comes to identifying and appraising innovations and future trends. Today, TGI Sport and their partner networks are the exclusive providers of multi-feed broadcast technology for MLS, Sanzaar and many more.

For a number of years, TGI Sport worked together with FIFA on in-stadium advertising for several World Cup tournaments. TGI Sport have guided numerous partners through the transition from static to rotational advertising in countless sporting locations. More recently, TGI Sport have developed digital LED system solutions - deployed for the very first time on a major stage at the 2009 Confederations Cup in South Africa. TGI Sport were not only the first to deploy this advanced technology in a sporting context, they continue to occupy pole position in the race for digital systems development in the sports world.

Their activities don’t stop there. Having established themselves as market leaders and indefatigable developers in the field of digital hardware, TGI Sport have made it their mission to engage directly with sports rights holders and brands, helping them to understand their relationship with fans in order to activate and monetise their digital potential. TGI Sport comprehensive service covers product development, customisation and placement, allied to expert guidance through the digital transformation process. TGI Sport take care of the entire match-day process, designing, preparing and running all systems from only one software management platform. TGI Sport have all the necessary skills to unlock the full potential of deeper fan relationships – from motivation to monetisation, from engagement to commitment.

Renowned throughout the USA as a major player in stadium branding, TGI Sport have also expanded successfully into Europe and are now into the third consecutive 3-year-deal with UEFA. The prestigious UEFA Champions League and the Europa League continue to enjoy the benefits of working with TGI Sport for their digital advertising requirements.

The beauty of the TGI Sport approach is that it can be applied to any situation in which a brand seeks to engage with its fans or customer base – energise and monetise!

In France, TGI Sport have rolled out an unprecedented number of LED systems for the French Rugby League in 2017 – 30 stadiums equipped in just two months, underlining TGI Sport’s impressive logistical capabilities.

In 2018, TGI Sport was acquired by leading digital Media company QMS the acquisition complement the existing Sport portfolio across Australia and New Zealand, and provide additional scale and growth opportunities. Further strengthen QMS’ position in key strategic international sports markets as TGI continues to expand its geographic footprint, and simultaneously diversify revenue channels.

We are TGI Sport - creating the future of event experiences.

 

 

THE MILESTONES

Implementation of PADS (Parallel Advertising) and DRBLive (Digital Board Replacement) technologies.
In context with the QMS Media corporate network renamed TGI Sport.
TGI Global Technology leader is reality. *3500+ events p.a. across 5 continents.Team of 300+ employees and freelancers globally. On the ground in 10+ countries, represented in 30+ countries.
Acquisition of TLA 
Worldwide United Kingdom and Australia

Became subsidiary of QMS Media Group.

Installed virtual broadcast technology in LaLiga.

New partnership with Supponor for broadcast-ready virtual LED solutions.

UEFA renew 3-year Champions League and Super Cup agreement – and add Euro League to the deal.

Delivery and installation of 30 LED Perimeter Systems to the first LNR (French national rugby league) stadiums in just 2 months as part of a
6-year deal for LED perimeter system rental and match day operations.

UEFA renew 3-year agreement for Champions League and Super Cup.

Manchester United, 1st permanently installed UEFA compliant LED perimeter system

European subsidiary TGI Europe GmbH is founded in Germany.Shoc-Trac™ LED perimeter “knock down” system is introduced.TGI's perimeter system passes EMC tests, meeting all required European norms.UEFA sign up to a 3-year deal for LED perimeter signage in the UEFA Champions League, Super Cup and Euro League Final.

PadTrac™ system for American Football perimeter signage is launched.

TGI Media is created to provide LED and animation services.

LED perimeter signage makes its debut at the FIFA World Cup in South Africa – managed by TGI.LED is introduced to FMF in USA.
TGI in charge of FIFA’s transition from rotating signage to LED perimeter systems at the Confederations Cup in South Africa.

FIFA deal renewal marked by switch from static to rotational signage.

Manufactures and designs 1st LED perimeter system for LA Galaxy
TGI win FIFA signage contract for perimeter signage, branding and décor.

AdTrac system delivered to Major League Soccer in expansion markets.

TGI wins US Major League Soccer field perimeter signage contract with AdTrac.

TGI Systems, LLC is founded in Chicago.

*3 people and a vision.