50 Most Influential: No. 46 — George Pyne
Founder & CEO
Bruin Sports CapitalCHANGE FROM 2015: NOT RANKED
In just over a year, Pyne’s Bruin Sports Capital has become one of the most buzzed-about entities in the business. He has access to capital; relationships at the top levels of sports, entertainment and technology; and he’s quickly invested in a diverse portfolio of businesses — from marketing (Engine Shop), to tech (Courtside Ventures), to entertainment (On Location Experiences), to digital media (Deltatre). His On Location investment has insiders talking about its potential to reimagine major events and experiences. Pyne’s name always seems part of the conversation at the highest levels.