Tokyo 2020 mascots, Miraitowa (L) and Someity (R) on stage during the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games Two Years To Go Ceremony at Tokyo Skytree on July 24, 2018 in Tokyo, Japan.
NBCUniversal has received more than $1 billion in national advertising commitments for the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo, the company said Tuesday.
Dan Lovinger, EVP of Advertising Sales for NBC Sports Group, said the company expects to surpass Rio's total of $1.2 billion in national ad sales.
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NBC Olympics is the U.S. broadcast rights holder to all Summer and Winter Games through the year 2032.