Featured Story

Scenes from the CFP Championship in Tampa

Published in SportsBusiness Journal on 01 / 16 / 17

The Tampa-St. Petersburg area put on its pirate finery to welcome Alabama and Clemson fans to town for the College Football Playoff Championship on Jan. 9. The area’s roster of events for visitors included a beach bash featuring some spirited sand football. ESPN brought out the stars for its ...

Read More

Tags: People and Pop Culture

More Stories

08/15/16
Faces and Places

Hats off to Edmonton Professional Bull Riders and Oilers Entertainment Group on Aug. 3 announced a partnership that will bring the PBR Monster Energy Canada Tour Finals and a special global invitational PBR event to Rogers Pla ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

08/15/16
People: Executive transactions

Basketball The WNBA’s Dallas Wings named Nicole Smith chief marketing officer. Smith was senior director of growth segment marketing for NASCAR. College The University of North Texas named Wren Baker athletic director. Baker was deputy athletic director and interim AD at ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

08/08/16
The Sit-Down: Bill McDermott

Photo by: TONY FLOREZ PHOTOGRAPHY S ometimes all you got is the dream. The difference between the people that make mistakes and lose and the … people that make mistake ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

08/08/16
Video of the Week: Muhsin Muhammad

OO.ready(function() { OO.Player.create('ooyalaplayer', 'k1b2w1NTE6d0ZFFXNHvI-h098awjdzEu', {"autoplay":true}); }); Please enable Javascript to watch this video Former All-Pro wide receiver Muhsin Muhammad discusses his involvement in a variety of business interests, including private ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture, In The Studio, Videos

08/08/16
Plugged In: Jay Helmick, Axe Bat

Axe Bat, a division of Renton, Wash.-based Baden Sports, is challenging long-established baseball convention with its curved, axe-handle-shaped bats. Used by more than a dozen MLB players, Axe Bat’s divergence from traditional round-knobbed bats is claimed to provide a more natural grip, bett ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

08/08/16
Faces and Places

Tag, you’re it Kilian Müller, Tag Heuer president of North America, takes part in the Tag Heuer #DontCrackUnderPressure Challenge before the MLS All-Star Game at Avaya Stadium on July 28. Photo by: G ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

08/08/16
People: Executive transactions

Editor’s note: This story is revised from the print edition. Baseball MOORE HELLER ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

08/01/16
Video of the Week: FC Bayern Munich

OO.ready(function() { OO.Player.create('ooyalaplayer', 'k0Z3AyNTE6VJWddVNhi4jFnKEqWFwsw6', {"autoplay":true}); }); Please enable Javascript to watch this video Leadership from FC Bayern Munich visited our Charlotte office last week ahead of the team’s ICC match against Inter Mil ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture, In The Studio, Videos

08/01/16
People: Executive transactions

Baseball The Houston Astros promoted Israel Hinojosa to head groundskeeper. Colleges Fordham University hired Djenane Paul senior as associate athletic director and senior woman administrator. Paul was assistant athletic director for compliance and student services at Virginia C ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

08/01/16
Plugged In: Sims Hinds, Odell

Sims Hinds is putting 40 years of experience in facility operations and event promotion to use with Odell, a Charlotte architect. He joined the company in January, the latest stop in a career that’s seen him with AEG, SMG, the Carolina Hurricanes and HKS. At Odell, he is managing director of ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

Video Powered By - Castfire CMS Powered By - Sitecore

Report a Bug