Kevin April is a sports-media executive and CEO of SportsCastr.Live — a live streaming company based in New York City that allows users to be color commentators and enables viewers to select which sportscaster they wish to have call, recap or make predictions on a game.
Founding partners include David Stern, NBA Commissioner Emeritus; Jim Boeheim, Syracuse University Head Basketball Coach; Donald Schupak, former Managing Partner of the ABA’s Spirits of St. Louis; Vernon Davis, two-time NFL Pro Bowler and Washington Redskins tight end; Andrew Schupak, SGI MB CEO; Eric Bechtel, IdeaQuest Founder and NBA All-Star Steve Smith. Prior to SportsCastr.Live, he was a co-founder at SportsBlog, a social publishing platform with partnerships with the NBA Players Association; Retired NBA Players Association; Women's National Basketball Association and NFL Player Engagement. As an Entrepeneur-in-Residence (EIR) at SGI Merchant Bank in New York, Kevin provides advice to high-growth startups navigating value creation options and lab-to-market paths, and consults with talented executives to help them bring their ideas to fruition. He has been featured in numerous business publications including Wired, Entrepreneur, Ozy and many more.