Dallas tops list of SBJ's Best Sports Business Cities
SBJ Research Director David Broughton and SBJ Atlas Senior Market Analyst Derick Moss share their thoughts and perspectives on SBJ’s Best Sports Business Cities article. The duo chat about why Dallas topped the list and other insights into the list.
SBJ I Factor presented by Allied Sports: Jessica Berman
NWSL Commissioner Jessica Berman talks to SBJ's Abe Madkour about Nelson Mandela as a role model, calendar management, leadership, and her journey in the sports industry. Berman was named an SBJ Forty Under 40 honoree in 2014.
Who’s Up: Great reporters and NCAA ad sales; Who’s Down: Big 12 and Diamondbacks
When it comes to Who’s Up this week, Adam Schefter and Ian Rapaport show the value of great reporting, and the networks broadcasting the NCAA tournament are setting new marks for ad sales. Who’s Down? Big 12 Commissioner Brett Yorkmark.
The Marchand and Ourand Sports Media Podcast, Episode 78: Nantz's last dance
Jim Nantz’s final NCAA Tournament as lead announcer is the lead topic on this week’s podcast with Andrew Marchand and John Ourand also discuss Jay Wright’s first March Madness as a full-time announcer.
NWSL’s Berman on business success, return of women’s soccer to Utah
NWSL Commissioner Jessica Berman joined SBJ’s Abe Madkour to talk about the growing business of the league and women’s sports, and the return of women’s soccer to Utah.
Marchand and Ourand Ep. 38: Amazon vs. Apple, Ryan Fitzpatrick and more
Andrew Marchand and John Ourand go deep about the future of sports media in light of the Apple-MLS deal, as both have extensively researched and reported on the subject.
Cubs' Tom Ricketts on jersey patches, betting and more
Chicago Cubs owner and chairman Tom Ricketts talked about jersey-patch revenue, sports betting and media rights in a wide-ranging interview to open the 2022 SBJ Brand Innovation Summit in Chicago. SBJ’s Abe Madkour conducted the interview.
KC Current co-owner Angie Long: ‘We know we have the product, and now everyone can see it’
At this week’s Game Changers conference in New York, Kansas City Current co-owner Angie Long talked about the importance of the NWSL championship in primetime, and what it will mean to have a stadium purpose-built for a women’s team.
ESPN's Jimmy Pitaro on Bob Iger's return to Disney
Ourand and Prisbell: Will dramatic moves pay off for LIV Golf?
With the signing of Phil Mickelson and several others, plus the USGA’s announcement that the U.S. Open will welcome PGA Tour defectors, SBJ’s John Ourand and Eric Prisbell look at how LIV Golf is doing as it launches its first event.
ESPN's Aronowitz on the importance of women's viewership of sports
At the Game Changers conference in New York, ESPN’s Meg Aronowitz talked about the importance of women viewership of sports and how her group is creating engaging content around women’s sports.
Fischer: Big questions remain following Hamlin injury, but NFL teams 'absolutely' expect to play on Sunday
In the wake of Damar Hamlin’s devastating injury, the NFL is facing big decisions about how to continue its season. SBJ’s Ben Fischer and Austin Karp look at the business implications for the league.
SBJ I Factor: Alex Martins of the Orlando Magic
SBJ I Factor presented by Allied Sports features an interview with Orlando Magic CEO Alex Martins. Martins is a long-time sports executive who first started with the Magic in 1989. He has been CEO since 2011.
2022 SBJ I Factor Peter Stern
Peter Stern, president of The Strategic Agency, talks with SBJ’s Abe Madkour about launching his consultancy firm from his apartment, his leadership style, and how advice from his grandmother guides who he decides to work with.
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