People and Pop Culture

SBJ's Esports Rising coming up quickly on May 4

Daily / Tuesday, April 13, 2021
Esports Rising: May 4, 1:00-4:30pm ET Insights from Behind the Curtain: Building a Global Streaming & Esports Brand Jessica Blevins , Manager, Team Ninja, has been credited with the success of her husband,  Ninja , a world-renowned gamer with over 16 million...

Executive Transactions

Daily / Tuesday, April 13, 2021
MLB has hired WWE Exec VP/Global Strategy  BRIAN STEDMAN as Exec VP/Strategy & Development, a new position that reports to Chief Operations & Strategy Officer CHRIS MARINAK . Stedman will lead the newly created Strategy & Development department to collaborate with internal MLB departments, clubs and partners...

Names in the News

Daily / Tuesday, April 13, 2021
Flyers President of Business Operations  VALERIE CAMILLO  discussed breaking the glass ceiling and becoming the NHL's first female team president during a taped segment on the “Today” show. NBC’s  SHEINELLE JONES  said Camillo over three years is "really putting her stamp on the organization, changing the game for fans,...

Executive Transactions

Daily / Monday, April 12, 2021
NWHL Metropolitan Riveters GM KATE WHITMAN ANNIS  was named Dir of Operations for W Hockey Partners, the NWHL's ownership group. NWHLPA Exec Dir  ANYA PACKER will replace her as GM of the Riveters ( Riveters )....The Clippers named JUSTIN DUNN President of Business Operations for...

Names in the News

Daily / Monday, April 12, 2021
KEVIN JAMES will play Saints coach SEAN PAYTON in a Netflix movie called “Home Team,” produced by Happy Madison Productions. The plotline begins in '12, when Payton is suspended for the season by NFL Commissioner ROGER GOODELL for the Saints’ bounty scandal, which...

SBJ seeks two positions in marketing

Daily / Friday, April 9, 2021
SBJ has a number of openings as the sports business is poised for an exciting and rapid return. We currently have open positions in marketing -- a Director of Marketing  and Marketing Manager .

SBJ On Campus LIVE: Jaguars' Jenn Toy

Daily / Friday, April 9, 2021
SBJ On Campus LIVE is an Instagram content series around our existing On Campus program that will proactively engage with a young audience interested in sports business. We will speak to various members of the sports industry in an open and appealing way to discuss...

Names in the News

Daily / Friday, April 9, 2021
Chiefs QB  PATRICK MAHOMES  and TE  TRAVIS KELCE  were in attendance for Thursday’s opening round of The Masters. Also there were  WAYNE GRETZKY ,  TREVOR LAWRENCE  and  LARRY FITZGERALD  ( AUGUSTA CHRONICLE, 4/9 ). SEC Commissioner  GREG SANKEY  also attended Thursday's first round ( New Orleans ADVOCATE,...