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@shane_harmon | 4,382 Articles | 1 Magazine | 2,224 Followers | #Sportsbiz & Major Events pro. Lover of all sports, master of none. CEO @WestpacStadium. Director @ANZchamps. Formerly GM Marketing @RugbyWorldCup 2003 & 2011
"The NFL’s Strategy For Getting Taxpayers To Pay For New Stadiums Is Working"
CREDIT: (AP Photo/Chris Park)
On Monday, a committee …Los Angeles
Like most people, you only have time to read yesterday’s box scores first thing in the morning. Right before Chad walks over to your cube rambling on …Artificial Intelligence
The globalisation of sport has entered its next evolution, with geographical boundaries now more blurred than ever and global-local tensions becoming …
Ask big names in the sports business what's on their mind, and live streaming by fans is one of the first things they'll mention.
Television, with its …Sports Science
21 May, 2015
Declining Fan Engagement and Increasing Technology Demands Fuel Evolving Venue Network Strategies
Stadiums and sporting facilities are …Soldier Field
Sports-venue operators should be patient when considering whether to invest hundreds of thousands of dollars upgrading to LED lighting. Today’s …Wells Fargo
Cologne, 21.05.15 – Across European football, by the time the 2015/16 season kicks off, the revenues generated by naming rights deals from …Telecommunication
When discussing his company’s new multimillion dollar partnership with Real Madrid FC earlier this month, Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella made quite the …Sports Science
A lot of big numbers with dollar signs are attached to the proposed new stadium for the Chargers in Mission Valley.
The mayor’s advisory group …San Diego County
Corporate sponsorship has been an important part of major sporting and cultural events for many decades. From company names emblazoned across team …Data
The ball fields at Delano-Hitch Park were covered in snow when Jim Wilson launched a campaign to keep them in use. As president of the City of Newburgh Little League, he had seen participation numbers plummet to the point where the league was in danger of folding. Now, he and the …Baseball
Sports leagues and teams across the country have bet big on social media in recent years, spending millions of dollars to install powerful wireless …Periscope
Coastal Carolina Boosts Student Ticket Revenue 30% YoY with FanMaker Loyalty Program
Coastal Carolina University is a small liberal arts university, …Loyalty Programs
The following was written by TiqIQ, a leading online ticket search engine listing both primary and secondary tickets. They are an authority on ticket …Tickets
Football clubs’ fan bases are enormous and constantly growing. Clubs like Real Madrid, Chelsea and Juventus have fans all around the world. In order …Websites
Connectivity matters. With 1 out of 3 college students and young employees classing it as essential as water, air, food and shelter according to this …Social Media
From front row views during fashion week runways to 360-degree city tours, virtual reality is revolutionizing the way consumers experience video …Virtual Reality
What needs to be highlighted about the artificial changes to the atmospherics of AFL football is that the ordinary supporter never asked for them. …Australian Books
OAKLAND, Calif. — It was 30 minutes before the start of the Golden State Warriors’ latest home playoff game, and fans were beginning to fill Oracle Arena, where each of the nearly 20,000 seats was draped with a gold T-shirt.
Six rows from the court, a man named Sundance Burrough took off his blue …NBA
It is hard to fathom the amount of revenue generated by the Mayweather-Pacquiao fight.
While pay-per-view was far and away the largest source of …Sales
It’s 6pm Pacific Standard Time. You just sat down courtside with three of your closest friends from college. One of them was your roommate freshman …Virtual Reality
Last Wednesday, the Atlanta Hawks pulled off a 1-point win over the Washington Wizards putting them up 3-2 in the series when Center Al Horford grabbed an offensive rebound and put it in with 1.9 seconds left in the game. That same evening, Stephen Curry dropped 18 points, 7 rebounds and 5 assists …Baseball
Super Bowl XXV halftime
Card stunts are an American football tradition. In a card stunt, thousands of audience members raise squares of colored paper …Super Bowl
Today’s post is courtesy of guest blogger Jared Frank, Editor of SEAT Magazine, published by the Association of Luxury Suite Directors (ALSD).
I am …Big Data
It’s time for another edition of Infographic Friday. Today’s content comes to us from Revel Foundry regarding customer experience and loyalty. While …Customer Experience
By Wilshire Axon Sports In Industry Insights and Trends, Mobile, Sports Marketing
Content is easy to come by during the season. Every day …Sports Industry
Facebook is trying to usurp YouTube as the go-to destination for distributing and watching videos online, and a lot of brands, publishers and other …YouTube
Young fans are a key demographic for many sports teams. | Reuters/Beck DiefenbachDuring the second annual Stanford Graduate School of Business Sports …
As the concrete-and-steel behemoth that is the new stadium overtakes the eastern end of the downtown Minneapolis skyline, a similarly ambitious …Minnesota Vikings
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ON APRIL 13, the Dodgers beat the Mariners 6-5. The game was an extra-inning thriller, but 70 percent of Los Angeles couldn't watch it on TV: Because of a pricing dispute between cable providers, Dodgers games have …Los Angeles Dodgers