ALSD Webinar: Engaging and retaining your most important asset, your fans
In this latest webinar from the Association of Luxury Suite Directors, ALSD President, Amanda Verhoff, discusses how to engage and retain our most important asset, the fans, with Chris Bobal, Chief Business Officer, Franklin Group USA, Casey Leppanen, Director of Marketing & Fan Development, San Jose Sharks, and Elisa Padilla, Marketing Consultant, Franklin Group USA.
Leyton Orient announces the launch of O’s Pitchside Restaurant
Following last week’s announcement from England’s Prime Minister, Boris Johnson, regarding the Government’s refreshed COVID-19 guidelines, Sky Bet League Two side, Leyton Orient Football Club, announced the launch of the O’s Pitchside Restaurant, which was sold-out less than 48hrs later.
ALSD Webinar: A Path Forward for Suite Sales
Dan August of the Los Angeles Rams, Scott Spencer of Suite Experience Group, and the ALSD’s Jared Frank discuss current suite marketplace trends and a technology to better market and sell single-event suites in response to those trends.
Rugby Australia join forces with STH to create Wallabies Travel
Rugby Australia has appointed Sports Travel & Hospitality Group (STH) as its exclusive travel provider, which sees the creation of new brand, Wallabies Travel.
LaLiga’s international audience rises by almost 50% after restart
LaLiga Santander increased its international viewing figures by more than 48% on the first matchday (Matchday 28) following the restart of the league on June 11 compared to the average for the first 27 matchdays prior to the forced suspension of the Spanish league due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Venue specialists Forward Associates open US Regional office
Leading venue specialists Forward Associates has opened a US head office in Chicago. In addition to its work with The O2 and Tottenham Hotspur FC, the 20-strong London business is active across Europe, Scandinavia and South America.
LiveStyled becomes Realife Tech
LiveStyled has announced a major global rebrand that sees it become Realife Tech, following the closing of its Series A funding round. The new name and brand, reflects the Company’s singular focus on delivering personalised engagements to customers enjoying real world experiences.
60 minutes with G2 Strategic CEO, Marshall Glickman
In this in-depth video interview, conducted via Zoom, we hear from industry veteran, Marshall Glickman, CEO of G2 Strategic, who benefits from almost four decades experience of working in the sports and entertainment sector, with clients including ATP, EuroLeague Basketball, LaLiga and Ligue 1.
N3XT Sports, G2 Strategic and Maheta Molango team up to form 3MS CONSULTING
N3XT Sports, co-founded by Mounir Zok, former Director of Innovation & Technology for the US Olympic Committee, G2 Strategic, led by former NBA executive Marshall Glickman, and Maheta Molango, former CEO of RCD Mallorca football club, today announced the formation of a new consulting group, 3MS CONSULTING.
Southampton FC appoint SecuTix as new ticketing technology partner
Southampton FC have announced a partnership with cloud-based ticketing solution SecuTix that will see the introduction of a new ticketing system for the start of the 2020-21 football season.
Liverpool and St Helens to host Tonga and Italy as part of RLWC2021
Liverpool and St Helens will welcome the Tonga and Italy men’s national teams next year as part of their host status roles at the Rugby League World Cup.
JOB OF THE WEEK: Marketing and Brand Manager, Liverpool City Council
We’re delighted to bring you details on the latest Job of the Week – powered by Global Sports – which is an exciting vacancy for a Marketing and Brand Manager at Liverpool City Council to assist with the successful delivery of the 2022 World Gymnastics Championships.
THE BIG INTERVIEW: Christian Lau, Chief Technology Officer, LAFC
In this latest industry interview, we hear from Christian Lau, Chief Technology Officer for Major League Soccer’s Los Angeles Football Club (LAFC) and their Banc of California Stadium.
Ungerboeck launches Certification Program for its Global Event Professionals Community
In times of such great uncertainty and social distancing, event organisations worldwide are relying on technology to rethink their events and bring live events back safely. It is important, now more than ever, that event professionals invest in learning technology and best practices applicable to the industry to prepare for the future.
ALSD VIRTUAL PANEL: Consumer Behaviours in the Sports Industry
In this insightful virtual panel, ALSD members hear from Karri Zaremba, Justin Wood, Russ Simons and Jenny Dinnen about the ongoing evolution of consumer behaviours and how it impacts the sports and entertainment industry returning from a temporary shutdown.