Digital screen giant Emerging Media supports Sri Lankan school cricket

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Emerging Media, the largest digital display advertising network in Sri Lanka, announced a partnership with several schools to provide giant screens for 13 matches in the big match season, for test matches and a few one-day encounters. 

With this partnership, Emerging Media hopes to create awareness and interest among cricket enthusiasts about the benefits of these large digital screen displays.

Emerging Media will empower local cricket by covering the following matches - the Royal-Thomian, Josephian-Peterite, Thurstan-Isipathana, Ananda-Nalanda, Mahanama-D.S. Senanayake, Trinity -Antonian, Benedict’s-Wesley, Maliyadewa-St. Anne’s, Kingswood-Dharmaraja, Kotte-Asoka, Kalutara Central-Tissa, Piliyandala Central-Thakshila Horana and Prince of Wales-St. Sebastian’s. 

Emerging Media will empower both local and international cricketers by driving greater awareness among cricket viewers and enthusiasts. It will also benefit business owners and entrepreneurs by creating a powerful digital advertising forum to help their ventures grow.

Emerging Media’s Founder and Managing Director Sanjeewa Rajapakshe said: “We are excited to partner local and international cricket and have for a long time been a formidable supporter of sport in the country. We have successfully leveraged the influence of sports to empower and inspire entrepreneurs. Our partnership with cricket connects their entrepreneurial zeal with the year’s biggest sporting extravaganzas, which I know will be a winning combination.”

Commenting on the partnership, he added: “The cricket big matches create a platform which offers a convergence of players, fans and communities. It is one of the biggest local events, bringing people together across the country and is a perfect place for us to create awareness about the ease and affordability of Emerging Media’s digital advertising product and service offerings. Emerging Media aims to use this partnership with school cricket to reach cricket enthusiasts from across the country, educating them on the benefits of the large screen display adoption. Cricket in Sri Lanka is a favourite sport. It is viewed in every nook and corner of our country, giving us an opportunity to reach our audiences, helping entrepreneurs and small business owners bring their ideas to life onscreen.” 

Emerging Media Ltd. is the largest location-based digital display advertising network in Sri Lanka, helping brands and businesses harness the power of outdoor advertising by communicating brand messaging at prime locations through high-quality LED screens. Emerging Media has been providing innovative solutions and opportunities with additional products ranging from traditional billboards to transit, digital, airport, residential, office and street-level formats. It provides advertisers with unmatched reach and coverage, with availability across the country.