Magazine article Screen International

WME|IMG Forms Holding Company, Endeavor

Magazine article Screen International

WME|IMG Forms Holding Company, Endeavor

Article excerpt

Endeavor will take on the full portfolio of brands formerly under the WME|IMG banner.

Patrick Whitesell, Ariel Emanuel

WME|IMG has announced the formation of holding company Endeavor, which will take on the full portfolio of owned and operated brands formerly under the WME|IMG banner.

The new entity will be led by Ariel Emanuel as CEO and Patrick Whitesell as executive chairman, both of whom will continue to sit on the company’s board.

Beginning with Silver Lake’s initial investment in WME in 2012, Endeavor has attracted strategic partners including CPPIB, Fidelity, Focus Media, FountainVest, GIC, Mubadala, Sequoia Capital, SoftBank and Tencent.

Companies under the Endeavor umbrella include global entertainment agency WME and it financing and packaging division WME Global; sports, events, media and fashion company IMG; UFC; Droga5; Professional Bull Riders; The Miss Universe Organisation; and Frieze. …

Search by... Author
Show... All Results Primary Sources Peer-reviewed

Oops!

An unknown error has occurred. Please click the button below to reload the page. If the problem persists, please try again in a little while.