Editorial Calendar

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Issue Date SBJ In-Depth Industry Events Sponsored Sections* Ad • Materials Close
1st quarter
Jan. 5 Sports Finance     12/18/14 • 12/19/14
Jan. 12 Facilities Series: Renovations     12/29/15 • 12/31/14
Jan. 19 Bud Selig Tribute Issue     1/5 • 1/7
Jan. 26 Super Bowl Preview Super Bowl XLIX, Feb. 1, Ariz. The Golf Channel Celebrates 20 Years  1/12 • 1/14
Feb. 2 Sports Media: Social and Digital     1/20 • 1/21
Feb. 9 Action Sports     1/26 • 1/28
Feb. 16 Motorsports 2015 Daytona 500, Feb. 22   2/2 • 2/4
Feb. 23 Facilities Series: Concessions     2/9 • 2/11
March 2 MLS Season Preview     2/17 • 2/18
March 9 Sponsorship/Marketing     2/23 • 2/25
March 16 March Madness Preview     3/2 • 3/4
March 23 MLB Season Preview     3/9 • 3/11
March 30 Forty Under 40     3/16 • 3/18
2nd quarter
April 6 World Congress of Sports World Congress of Sports, April 8-9; Forty Under 40, April 9   3/23 • 3/25
April 13 Facilities Series: Technology     3/30 • 4/1
April 20 The Fight Game     4/6 • 4/8
April 27 Horse Racing 2015 Kentucky Derby, May 1-2   4/13 • 4/15
May 4 Sports Media: The Sports Media Upfront     4/20 • 4/22
May 11 Sports Law Sports Lawyers Association Annual Conference, May 14-16, Baltimore   4/27 • 4/29
May 18 Sports Business Awards Sports Business Awards, May 20 5/4   • 5/6
May 25 Sponsorship/Marketing/Advertising: Experiential Activation Summit, May 27-28   5/11 • 5/13
June 1 Women’s World Cup FIFA Women’s World Cup, June 6, Canada   5/18 • 5/20
June 8 Ticketing SFF/Ticketing Symposium – June 10-12, Hyatt Regency, Santa Clara   5/26 • 5/27
June 15 NACDA/Athletic Director of the Year NACDA Convention, June 15-18, Orlando, 50th Anniversary Degrees in Sports Business 6/1 • 6/3
June 22 Sponsorship/Marketing: Legacy Sports Sponsorships     6/8 • 6/10
June 29 The Sustainability Issue 2015 Green Sports Alliance Summit, June 29-July 1, Chicago   6/15 • 6/17
3rd quarter
July 6 OPEN WEEK – NO PUBLICATION
July 13 Idea Innovators — Third Edition     6/29 • 7/1
July 20 Sports Media     7/6 • 7/8
July 27 The Education Issue     7/13 • 7/15
Aug. 3 Rio: One Year Out     7/20 • 7/22
Aug. 10 Youth Sports     7/27 • 7/29
Aug. 17 Facilities Series: Hospitality   Fan Experience 8/3 • 8/5
Aug. 24 College Football Season Preview     8/10 • 8/12
Aug. 31 Tennis 2015     8/17 • 8/19
Sept. 7 NFL Season Opener     8/24 • 8/26
Sept. 14 Game Changers: Women in Sports Business     8/31 • 9/2
Sept. 21 NHL Season Opener     9/8 • 9/9
Sept. 28 Digital Marketing     9/14 • 9/16
4th quarter
Oct. 5 Golf 2015     9/21 • 9/23
Oct. 12 The Numbers Game: Big Data and Analytics in Sports   Sports Property Showcase 9/28 • 9/30
Oct. 19 NBA Season Opener     10/5 • 10/7
Oct. 26 Marathons and Endurance Events N.Y. City Marathon, Nov. 1 Sports Media & Technology – October 27-28, Crowne Plaza Times Square   10/12 • 10/14
Nov. 2 TBD     10/19 • 10/21
Nov. 9 College Basketball Season Preview     10/26 • 10/28
Nov. 16 Facilities Series: Entertainment Districts   Pro Sports Facilities 11/2 • 11/4
Nov. 23 In-Depth: The Fight Game Special Report: Eleventh Annual SBJ/SBD Reader Survey     11/9 • 11/11
Nov. 30 College Sports   College Sports Facilities Degrees in Sports Business Directory 11/16 • 11/18
Dec. 7 The 50 Most Influential People in Sports Business     11/23 • 11/25
Dec. 14 The Year in Sports Business     11/30 • 12/2
Dec. 21 OPEN WEEK – NO PUBLICATION
Dec. 28 OPEN WEEK – NO PUBLICATION

 

 

Columns

WEEKLY:
THE LEFTON REPORT
is a weekly must-read on sponsorship, advertising and marketing news written by SportsBusiness Journal/Daily Editor-at-Large Terry Lefton. It is consistently one of the most widely read features in the magazine. LABOR & AGENTS BY LIZ MULLEN covers the dynamic world of sports agencies and talent agents, as well as the key labor issues facing the sports industry. Her weekly column is a can’t-miss among top sports agents and talent negotiators, as well as league and labor leaders. BREAKING GROUND BY DON MURET covers the latest news and trends among sports facilities and venues in this weekly column widely read by facility managers, architects,contractors, vendors, concessionaries and other partners. The column examines new elements in facility design and development, seating and ticketing.

SEMI-MONTHLY:
SPORTS MEDIA BY JOHN OURAND
is known for its provocative and spirited opinion, offering a unique perspective on the latest trends in the dynamic and fluid sports media space. From rights fees to programming trends to ratings spin, Ourand delivers keen analysis of some of the hot-button issues that everyone is talking about.

MONTHLY:
A longtime sports business veteran, Bill Sutton authors a monthly column on best practices called SUTTON IMPACT, which receives more feedback and response than any other column in SportsBusiness Journal. Sutton details best practices on ticket pricing, renewals, group sales and corporate sponsorship strategies applicable to both league and sponsors.

QUARTERLY:
UP NEXT BY RICH LUKER
presents issues and perspectives by Rich Luker, the well-respected consultant with The Luker Co., that are intended to move the industry forward in its thinking. This thought-provoking piece examines the latest societal trends in sports consumption and habits, and features trending data on issues such as interest in sports among our youth, and thoughts from industry leaders about what’s on the horizon.

*Issues To Be Determined will be added to the SportsBusiness Journal site as they are announced. To get the latest information go to www.sportsbusinessjournal.com and click on the Advertise With Us section.

All editorial topics listed here are subject to change, without notice, at the discretion of the publisher.

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