From Now On is pleased to announce that Vanderbilt University Athletics has selected the FanX platform to support their mobile fan engagement strategy.
“We’re very excited to partner with From Now On for our new app, VU Commodores. They’ve been great to work with throughout the development process and we’re looking forward to engaging our fans in new and creative ways.”- Martin Salamone, Senior Associate Athletic Director – External Affairs, Vanderbilt Athletics
FanX is a mobile marketing and communications platform designed to help schools enhance the fan experience for fans at the game, at home or on the go. FanX will connect Commodores fans with in-depth team and player information favorite players and teams by providing schedules, live stats, score alerts, bios and team stats. The platform will also give Vanderbilt the ability to deliver push notifications, targeted promotions, and access to free live audio streaming, video content and fan guide content.
“From Now On is excited to work with such a distinguished university. Vanderbilt has a celebrated athletic tradition within the Southeastern Conference, and we are proud to be a part of that. We will deliver a remarkable fan experience and provide an innovative platform to Vanderbilt Athletics and Commodores fans. We look forward to achieving those goals alongside the university and to our continued partnership!” – Sue Thaden, CEO and President at From Now On.
The VU Commodores app is packed with robust social, on-campus and stadium features that enhance the gameday experience by delivering:
- LIVE GAME AUDIO – Listen to free live audio for football games and other sports throughout the school year.
- SOCIAL STREAM – View real-time twitter feeds within the app on gameday. All your favorite Vanderbilt accounts are pulled into our gameday twitter feed.
- FAN GUIDE – A home for all the information a fan could need including stadium policies and other need-to-know information to plan your gameday.
- INTERACTIVE STADIUM MAPS – Enhanced location-aware in-venue maps for fans, including in-venue details, surrounding area points of interest, and parking, where available.
- SCORES & STATS – All the live scores and stats that fans need and expect during live games.
- NOTIFICATIONS – Personalize alert notifications – game reminders, score alerts, team updates and more – to the sports you want to follow!
- GAMEDAY INFO – In-depth team information, including rosters, bios, team & player season stats.
- SPECIAL OFFERS – Receive special updates and offers from Vanderbilt, including exclusive offers from corporate partners, player and team spotlights, ticket offers, and more!
The VU Commodores app can be found as a free download in both the Apple iTunes and Google Play stores.
To locate the official app, search “Vanderbilt Commodores” in the iTunes or Google Play market. The app will be designated by a Star V logo as the thumbnail and the developer will be listed as IMG College, LLC.
IMG is a global leader in sports, fashion and media operating in more than 30 countries around the world. IMG’s businesses include Events & Media, College, Golf, Tennis, Performance and IMG Academy, Fashion, Models, Clients, Consulting, Licensing, Joint Ventures, and creative management agency Art + Commerce. In 2014, IMG was acquired by WME, the world’s leading entertainment and media agency. Together, the companies offer an unparalleled client roster; world-class partnerships with sponsors, brands and broadcasters; and marquee assets across entertainment, events and fashion.
About From Now On
Established in 2015, From Now On is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Client Resources, Inc., an Omaha-based IT talent and solutions firm. At From Now On our focus is on facilitating anytime, anywhere fan engagement through mobile technology. We built our flagship FanX mobile app platform to help our partners throughout the athletics industry deliver personalized experiences to fans at the game, on-the-go and throughout the offseason. Our team is driven by the belief that a robust mobile strategy optimizes communication with fans and cultivates analytics that help organizations make data-driven decisions. From Now On is about a commitment to a journey, to grow and make every experience count for our partners and their customers. It’s about bridging the gap from what was possible, to what is happening.