Featured Story

Plugged In: Corrine Vitolo, CEO, SmartSports

Published in SportsBusiness Journal on 08 / 03 / 15

As CEO of SmartSports, Corrine Vitolo is taking her swing at bringing measurement technology to athletes. The company features a product called SmartKage that measures baseball players’ skills through a series of performance tests. A deal with Sportvision in 2010 added to SmartSports’ c...

Read More

Tags: People and Pop Culture

More Stories

11/04/13
Faces and Places

L ive from New York … it’s the NBA At the “NBA on TNT” Opening Night broadcast, Turner Sports’ Lenny Daniels and TBS President David Levy share the Flatiron Plaza set with the “Inside th ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

11/04/13
The Sit-Down: Seb Coe

T here’s a big, big difference between a vision and a mission statement. Mission statements are often just trite and merely state the obvious. The vision is not something you can settle upon because you think it’s what people would expect you to say. The best visions are ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

10/28/13
People: Executive transactions

Colleges High Point University promoted Sam Phipps to assistant athletic director for facilities and operations. The University at Buffalo promoted Allen Greene to deputy director of athletics. Wake Forest University named Skip Brown assistant athletic director for student-at ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

10/28/13
Plugged In: Sandy Brown

Sandy Brown was in London earlier this month, reflecting on the Sportel conference that had just ended in Monaco. The market for international sports programming is as vibrant as it’s ever been, and that’s good news for Brown, CEO and president of One World Sports. The outlet launched i ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

10/28/13
The Sit-Down: Anne Finucane

I was a hippie , so that gives you some sense of what trajectory I thought I was on after college. I thought that I would begin working, work for a few years, go to graduate school and I anticipated either running an art gallery or teaching English . I started in city politics. I ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

10/21/13
People: Executive transactions

Baseball The Detroit Tigers promoted Aileen Villarreal to director of media relations. The Class AAA Pacific Coast League’s Omaha Storm Chasers promoted Andrea Stava to assistant general manager of operations and hired Sean Olson as director of ticket sales. Olson was a conve ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

10/21/13
Plugged In: Sandy Uridge

No Olympic marketing challenge is greater than the transition from a Summer Games to a Winter Games. Marketers have less than 18 months to develop and launch a campaign. Sandy Uridge, senior director of integrated consumer promotions at Kellogg Co., is putting the finishing touches on that brand&rs ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

10/21/13
What I Like: Chris McGowan

PROFESSIONAL What I Like … McGowan’s Blazers open the season with a new name on their home. Photo by: RYAN PROUTY / PORTLAND TRAIL BLAZERS ■ An insight ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

10/21/13
Faces and Places

ACC and ESPN ready for basketball Coaches and commentators gathered at ESPNU headquarters in Charlotte on Oct. 16 for the ACC’s basketball media day: Steve Donahue of Boston College, Mark Turgeon of Maryland, commentator ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

10/14/13
People: Executive transactions

Baseball The Chicago Cubs named Allen Hermeling senior director of corporate partnerships. Hermeling was director of corporate partnerships for the Washington Nationals. The Class A Florida State League’s Daytona Cubs promoted Josh Lawther to general manager. The Detroit Ti ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

Video Powered By - Castfire CMS Powered By - Sitecore

Report a Bug