GameTime Presents Dynamic Session at the 2007 NRPA Congress & Exposition
Thousands of park and recreation professionals, citizen advocates, industry suppliers and others assembled for the 2007 NRPA Congress & Exposition in Indianapolis, Indiana on September 25-29, 2007. Lisa Moore of PlayCore and Tom Norquist of GameTime presented an interactive educational session entitled “Bringing Inclusive, Multigenerational Play to Your Community: Research-Based Practices & Programs for Universal Design, Physical Activity & Innovativ
PlayCore Address Crucial Issues Facing Education in a Transforming Global Society
Lisa Moore and Tom Norquist of PlayCore, along with Drs. Joe Frost and John Sutterby shared knowledge and information with educators worldwide at the 2007 International Conference sponsored by the Association for Childhood Education International (ACEI). The event, held May 2-5 in Tampa, FL, attracted over 800 education professionals from the public and private sector.
PlayCore Celebrates the Grand Opening of the Can-Do Playground
PlayCore believes play is one of the most important aspects of EVERY child’s development. It allows children to test their limits, develop mental and physical abilities, and participate in social interaction with peers.
Boundless Playgrounds Winner Selected
McCullough Elementary School and the Penn-Trafford School District in Claridge, Pennsylvania is the grand prize winner of the “Win a Boundless™ Playground Essay Contest” and will receive a Boundless™ playground by GameTime in their community so children of all abilities can play together.
Bear Stearns Merchant Banking Announces Acquisition of PlayCore Holdings
New York, NY - February 22, 2007 - Bear Stearns Merchant Banking (“BSMB”), a leading private equity firm focusing on middle-market investments, today announced that, together with company management, it has acquired PlayCore Holdings, Inc. (“PlayCore”) from an investor group led by Chartwell Investments.