Mr. Gold is a Partner at Evolution Media (CAA’s advisory and investment firm) in charge of Sports Media. He has negotiated more than $50 billion of deals during his career as a sports and media executive.
During his tenure at Evolution Media, Mr. Gold has advised premier content owners, including professional sports leagues and teams, college conferences, and international federations on their media rights and business strategy.
Clients have included the International Olympic Committee, National Hockey League, Major League Soccer, PGA of America, PGA Tour, Riot Games, Pac-12 Conference, Los Angeles Dodgers, Chicago Cubs, Texas Rangers, Arizona Diamondbacks, Boston Celtics, Brooklyn Nets, Memphis Grizzlies, Portland Trailblazers, Los Angeles Kings, Anaheim Ducks, Top Rank Boxing, and Manchester City Football Club, among other leading teams/associations.
Prior to joining Evolution Media, Mr. Gold was a Managing Director of the United States Tennis Association (USTA), where he led its corporate development expansion. In addition, he served on the Board of Directors of Tennis Channel, spearheading the launch of the US Open Series.
Previously, Mr. Gold was an executive at the National Football League, overseeing television, new media, and corporate development activities for the league outside of the United States. He also served as Head of Business Affairs for NFL Enterprises and negotiated the league’s television, digital and emerging platform deals.
Mr. Gold graduated Magna Cum Laude with a B.A. in Economics from the University of Vermont and received a J.D. from the University of Pennsylvania.