Author: Nicole "Nikki" Purvy

Lidyr Creative has been appointed as a marketing partner for the And1 Summer Remix Tournament. The tournament is a $100,000 winner take all event from August 29-Sept 1 at the Liacouras Center in Philadelphia. Some names associated with the event are Lance Stevenson, Rico Love, Jewelz Santana, Jermaine Dupri, plus more.  Below is the press release for the event:  The AND1 apparel and sneaker brand announced the creation of the AND1 Summer Remix Basketball Tournament. The new event will be a 12 team, $100,000, winner-take-all tournament held in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania at the Liacouras Center on the campus of Temple University over Labor Day Weekend (August 29 – September 1). IMG will work closely with AND1 on all the administrative elements of the event, the overall management of marketing and promotion and oversee the event logistics. The new event coincides with the fact AND1 was founded 20 years ago in Philadelphia by two business school students. “This tournament is a great step to advance our position as the preeminent street basketball brand worldwide,” said AND1 marketing director Maurice Levy. “This event will celebrate our roots in Philadelphia, featuring high level basketball and incorporating music to give our fans what they’ve been missing these past few years.”

Aug24|Pier24 Mercedes-Benz of Fort Washington and Lidyr Creative Presents Encore24 Mercedes-Benz of Fort Washington and Lidyr Creative would like to present to you Encore24.  Encore24 is a Luxury Yacht Party that will be held on the Ben Franklin Yacht in Philadelphia, PA 401 N Columbus Blvd on August 24 on Pier 24. It will feature an open bar and all you can eat all night. Music by DJ Marty Geez should have the yacht's dance floor packed from the beginning to end. The yacht will depart at 9pm and returns at 2am.  Don't miss out on the event of the summer!  General Admission offers: Open Bar Ciroc Punch and Wine + All You Can Eat Seafood Buffet. VIP admission offers: All You can Eat Top Shelf Bar + All You Can Eat Seafood Buffet. Tickets are available at or contact us at 267.519.7514. Dress fashionable/upscale. Don't miss out!