August 28, 2019
In a first-of-its-kind partnership, a Esports MX LATAM Fund, a organisation of Mexico-based investors and family offices in media, entertainment, finance, and other industries, have invested into a Pittsburgh Knights and partnered to jointly set adult an associate esports group classification in Mexico in a horizon of a Knights’ organizational and operational model.
The Knights have been on an ceiling arena given partnering with six-time Super Bowl Champions, a Pittsburgh Steelers, in 2018. This past July, they announced a vital partnership with multi-platinum recording artist Wiz Khalifa. With a investment and handling partnership from a Esports MX LATAM Fund and a investors, a Knights will continue to concentration on building a globally famous gaming powerhouse and turn initiators in Latin American esports.
“We are gratified to work with a Pittsburgh Knights as their partners, alongside a Pittsburgh Steelers, who have one of a tip famous American football brands in Mexico, and Wiz Khalifa, a globally famous artistic artist,” says Mark Alazaraki, CEO of Alazraki Networks, one of a pivotal investors and ubiquitous partners of a fund. “The Knights have proven that they can grow and scale a veteran esports classification operative with determined attention partners and a veteran sports classification with most success that will be appealing to a investors who are exploring opportunities to deposit in a Mexican esports scene.”
The Pittsburgh Knights are a tellurian esports classification headquartered in a Steel City and are on one of a fastest-growing teams in a space. Esports (i.e. rival video gaming) has turn massively renouned over a past few years with over 450 million fans worldwide; a attention is approaching to beget $1.1 billion dollars this year alone.
“There is a clever vital fixing with a Esports MX LATAM Fund’s prophesy and a investment group’s plans,” says Knight’s President James O’Connor. “Partnering with Han and his investment partners in Mexico is another good step for a Knights as we grow a tellurian footprint. We see a same dedication, loyalty, and fervour for sports there that we do in Pittsburgh. Mexico has a lot to offer in terms of talent and logistics that make this try an ideal event to build something special for both Mexican and tellurian esports.”
About a Knights
The Pittsburgh Knights are a tellurian esports classification headquartered in Pittsburgh. Founded in 2017, they are a strictly famous esports group of a city and are focused on creation an impact in a internal community. In 2018, they partnered with six-time Super Bowl champions, a Pittsburgh Steelers. The Knights are now being incubated by this sports powerhouse and translating their best practices from normal sports and party into esports. In 2019, a Knights announced multi-platinum selling, Grammy and Golden Globe-nominated recording artist Wiz Khalifa as a vital partner, bringing his imagination in artistic direction, marketing, live events, and entertainment. The Knights group includes some of a tip Super Smash Bros. Melee™, PLAYERUNKNOWN’S BATTLEGROUND©, SMITE©, GWENTⓇ, PALADINS©, Apex Legends™, and Madden NFL© players in a world. The Knights’ idea is to emanate peculiarity rendezvous with a internal community, a esports community, and a gaming village during large. Please go to https://www.knights.gg for some-more information and a latest news on a Knights.
About Esports MX LATAM Fund
The Esports MX LATAM Fund consists of Mexico-based investors and family offices in media, entertainment, finance, and other industries. The fund’s purpose is to deposit and work with successful ubiquitous esports organizations and companies to emanate and enhance esports opportunities in Mexico and Spanish vocalization Latin American markets by co-investments, partnerships, and corner ventures. The ubiquitous partners of a account embody Han Park, former President of ESL America with 20 years knowledge in gaming and esports; Richard Jun, Managing Partner of Bam Ventures; Mark Alazaraki, CEO of Alazaraki Networks; Allan Kaye Trueba and Luis Alberto Aziz, General Partners of Aziz Kaye; Sergio del Valle, Managing Partner of Canvas Partners; Luis Ahumada and Kevin Park, Founding Partners of Docent Capital.