Phoenix, AZ, September 04, 2014 --(PR.com
)-- FantasyPlayerProtect.com, a fantasy gaming insurance provider, has announced a strategic partnership with Fantrax.com, a leading fantasy sports platform. Fantrax.com gamers will be the first ever to be offered insurance on their top fantasy players within the league hosting website. This partnership enhances both companies’ position within the $3.6 billion fantasy sports industry.
FantasyPlayerProtect.com offers FantasyPlayerProtect insurance products, which enable fantasy sports gamers to protect the value of their fantasy teams in the event of devastating, season-ending player injuries. Coverage is available for multiple players. Customers may submit an application and purchase a policy completely online. FantasyPlayerProtect is offered in partnership with MiniCo Insurance Agency, LLC, the appointed program manager for the FantasyPlayerProtect insurance product. The policy is underwritten by carriers rated “A” (Excellent) by the A.M. Best Company.
Fantrax.com is a one-stop platform for fantasy sports fans offering fantasy league hosting and the highest quality real-time sports information. Fantrax.com features the most customizable and feature-rich league manager/commissioner product for nine sports including the NFL, MLB, NHL, NBA, NCAAF, NCAAB, PGA, NASCAR, and EPL.
“Our partnership with industry leader Fantrax.com is another solid step in our journey to become the worldwide provider of insurance within the growing fantasy sports market,” said Joseph LaGiglia, FantasyPlayerProtect.com founding partner. “This partnership will help us carry out our ‘in-league’ integration strategy, enhancing the fantasy gamers’ overall user experience. Fantrax.com is the perfect partner to bring this new and exciting concept to market.”
Lee Kleiner, President and CEO of Fantrax.com, said “The relationship with FantasyPlayerProtect.com represents a powerful opportunity for Fantrax.com to further expand its innovative product offering. FantasyPlayerProtect.com has clearly demonstrated its ability to deliver an A-rated insurance product capable of serving the market of 40 million fantasy gamers. We’re excited to partner with FantasyPlayerProtect.com as we focus our combined efforts to attract new users.”
Policies for the 2014 professional football season are now available at www.FantasyPlayerProtect.com and will be offered to fantasy league owners via www.Fantrax.com beginning in September 2014.
FantasyPlayerProtect.com, operated by Fantasy Player Protect, LLLP, was founded in 2013 for the purpose of developing an Internet distribution platform to introduce a low-cost insurance solution specifically designed for gamers participating in fantasy sports leagues to include, but not limited to, football, baseball, basketball and hockey.
Fantrax hosts the most powerful and sophisticated commissioner product on the Web. Fantrax currently operates a complete commissioner/league manager product for the NFL, MLB, NBA, NHL, NCAA football and basketball, NASCAR, PGA, and Premier League Soccer. Fantrax is the first company ever to offer a full-fledged commissioner product for this wide an array of sports and leagues. Combined with detailed real-time statistics and analytic/reporting capabilities, a wide variety of salary cap and draft games, and soon-to-be-released daily games for all sports, Fantrax is a complete one-stop shop for fantasy sports fans around the world.
About MiniCo Insurance Agency, LLC
MiniCo Insurance Agency, LLC, was founded in 1974 as a provider of specialty insurance products and publications for the self-storage industry. Today the company is a program administrator offering multiple specialty property and casualty insurance products for a variety of unique industries and exposures. MiniCo Insurance Agency, LLC, the parent company of MiniCo Insurance Agency of Canada, Incorporated, is a member of the Aran Insurance Services Group.