Month: September 2019

USA Captain Blaine Scully Ready To Help Rugby Reach Next Level in America

(BrandForward is a proud partner of Front Office Sports) Rugby World Cup 2019 is set to get underway in Japan bringing the sport’s best of the best together to compete […]

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Yahoo Sports Expecting To Double Its NFL Revenue in 2019

During Yahoo/Verizon’s presentation about its NFL streaming strategy this spring, young New York Jets quarterback Sam Darnold offered some insight into Generation Z. Watching NFL games on your phone is […]

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MiLB Attendance Growth Driven By Outliers, Community Approach

While Major League Baseball experiences a variety of attendance issues, Minor League Baseball finished the year with an increase in attendance.  Both circumstances are more complex than they appear on […]

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Postmates Expands Venue Pickup Service In ‘Iconic Stadiums’

The direct-to-consumer industry is making its way into sports venues as Postmates announced its newest foray into Yankee Stadium.  The partnership with the New York Yankees will allow fans to […]

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Going From Picks To Kicks, Kam Chancellor Now Focusing On Fashion

Like many kids growing up, Kam Chancellor wished that he could wear what he wanted. From shoes to clothes, he couldn’t afford to buy the best that each had to […]

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Shot Callers: Keith Wachtel, Chief Business Officer, NHL

The National Hockey League, like many of America’s professional sports leagues, is adapting to the growing legalization of sports betting in the United States. With teams in Las Vegas and […]

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MLS Refreshes Sports Drink Category With BodyArmor

BodyArmor has signed a four-year, multi-million dollar partnership with MLS which will make it the league’s official sports drink partner in the U.S. starting in 2020. The sports drink brand […]

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NWHL’s Boston Pride Scores New Owner

The NWHL’s Boston Pride has been purchased by a team of investors led by Miles Arnone, a managing partner at private equity firm Cannon Capital. The acquisition makes the Pride […]

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Women In Sports Roundtable: Female Executives Share Their Experiences Working At Leagues

Summer 2019 was an important summer for female sports leaders. With more women each year rising through the leadership ranks in professional sports, Front Office Sports spoke with female execs […]

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Turner Sports, Bleacher Report See Growth Ahead For Champions League In Year Two

Deeming its first year of coverage a success, Turner Sports and Bleacher Report are aiming to further ramp up content around the UEFA Champions League as it enters its second […]

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