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Betting on Legalized Sports Gambling: Opportunities and Obstacles

(L.E.K. Consulting is a proud partner of Front Office Sports) Sports industry stakeholders acknowledge the potential to drive greater sports engagement through recently legalized betting in the U.S. The trick, of course, is understanding which strategies are most likely to resonate with consumers over the long haul. In this article, consider the appeal of legalized gambling to sports fans and how it could conceivably boost sports interest in general, and among finicky millennials in particular. Before becoming a multimillionaire in […]

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Pitt Panthers Make Major Fan Experience Upgrades For New Basketball Season

(Varsity Partners are a proud partner of Front Office Sports) With the 2019-2020 college basketball season underway, fans of the University of Pittsburgh will notice a number of changes to the team’s home arena: the Petersen Events Center (PEC). These upgrades include LED lighting throughout the entire building, a new state-of-the-art center-hung video board, two end zone replay/stats boards, free public WiFi and a dedicated media WiFi network, a new media suite complete with press row seating and media room, […]

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Team USA’s Monica Abbott Growing American Softball Amidst The Sport’s Olympic Return

(BrandForward is a proud partner of Front Office Sports) After a long absence, softball is returning to the Olympics at Tokyo 2020 after last appearing in 2008. Team USA recently named their roster for the event, featuring longtime standout pitcher Monica Abbott. The powerhouse left-handed pitcher has been described as the world’s most valuable player in fastpitch softball, with achievements including 17 different championship titles and recognition as the Most Valuable Player of National Pro Fastpitch and the Japan Professional […]

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Game Changer MVP Gives Rodeo Fans More To Cheer About

(Game Changer MVP is a proud partner of Front Office Sports) The Fort Worth Stock Show & Rodeo (FWSSR), one of the world’s oldest rodeos, will draw the biggest rodeo fans from the state of Texas and beyond to the newly opened Dickies Arena this winter. The events teams of both the FWSSR and Dickies Arena face the tough task of executing 25 shows in 23 nights. For assistance producing such an event and to add to the fan experience […]

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Digital Content Creator Cameron Good Talks The Freelance Life

Subscribe: iTunes Powered by RedCircle A degree of uncertainty comes with working as a freelancer, but many professionals enjoy the freedom that it offers. After several years working full-time with the Chicago Bears, Cameron Good now creates digital content full-time as a freelancer working with teams like the White Sox, Chicago Bulls, and Chicago Blackhawks.  In this episode of Social on the Sidelines, hosts Shahbaz Khan and Amara Baptist chat with Good about his new projects and the differences between freelance life and working for […]

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Office Hours: Howard Mittman on Bleacher Report’s Continued Evolution

Subscribe on Apple Podcasts Welcome to a new episode of Office Hours: a podcast where Front Office Sports CEO Adam White has a discussion with figures from throughout the sports industry centered around three basic questions. Those questions are “What’s on your mind today?”, “What are you excited about?”, and “Any big ideas or theories you want to share?” Howard Mittman is the CEO of Bleacher Report with more than 20 years of experience in the media and publishing space. Mittman chats […]

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How UOnline Helped A Young Sports Professional Advance His Career

(UOnline is a proud partner of Front Office Sports) Front Office Sports is proud to share the stories of UOnline alumni who have elevated their sports career by earning a graduate degree through the school’s online MSED in Sport Administration program. Dean Seda is the Health and Wellness Director at the Red Bank Family YMCA in New Jersey as well as a member of the New York Red Bulls Event Marketing Staff. Seda earned a Master of Education in Sport […]

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What Fan Data Can Tell Us About Everything From Partnerships to Concessions

(Satisfi Labs is a proud partner of Front Office Sports) Data can tell an organization a lot about their fans and, in particular, their experience within a venue. Take concessions, for example, and plenty of questions arise. In this webinar, San Diego Padres VP of Marketing Katie Jackson, Minnesota Vikings Manager of Engagement & Sales Analytics Genette Sekse Amar, and Satisfi Labs COO Courtney Jeffries join FOS CEO Adam White to discuss the findings from our latest whitepaper “Burgers, Beer, […]

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Office Hours: Jemele Hill Talks Next Career Steps & Where Sports & Politics Collide

Subscribe on Apple Podcasts Welcome to a new episode of Office Hours: a podcast where Front Office Sports CEO Adam White has a discussion with figures from throughout the sports industry centered around three basic questions. Those questions are “What’s on your mind today?”, “What are you excited about?”, and “Any big ideas or theories you want to share?” Jemele Hill is currently a staff writer at The Atlantic and the host of the podcast “Jemele Hill is Unbothered” on Spotify. Hill […]

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How This Georgetown Master’s Program Prepared Its Graduate for a Role in College Athletics

(Georgetown University is a proud partner of Front Office Sports) The most important factor of any graduate experience is the practical application of material directly from the classroom to the workplace. Georgetown University’s Sports Industry Management master’s program instills these lessons in a 30-credit program that’s offered on campus, online, or through a blend of both. Andrew “Drew” Edson is a 2019 graduate of the program who is already reaping the benefits of his Georgetown experience. Edson joined the program […]

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