Meet some of our 2019 speakers 

Robert Alberino

VP and Executive Producer, San Francisco 49ers

Robert Alberino

VP and Executive Producer, San Francisco 49ers

Robert Alberino is in his seventh season as the team’s vice president and executive producer. He oversees all marketing, creative and design as well a ...



David Dinkins Jr

Senior Vice President and Executive Producer, Showtime Network

David Dinkins Jr

Senior Vice President and Executive Producer, Showtime Network

David Dinkins, Jr. is the Senior Vice President and Executive Producer of Showtime Productions on the Showtime Network. He also oversees all productio ...



Mike Gibbons

VP Sports Brand Partnerships , Fox Corp

Mike Gibbons

VP Sports Brand Partnerships , Fox Corp

B2B and B2C marketing and partnership leader with a demonstrated history of generating revenue, engagement, and user acquisition in the entertainment, ...



Sean Hanrahan

SVP Sports Brand Solutions, Walt Disney Co

Sean Hanrahan

SVP Sports Brand Solutions, Walt Disney Co

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Michael Sutherland

Chief Transformation Officer, Real Madrid C.F.

Michael Sutherland

Chief Transformation Officer, Real Madrid C.F.

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Michael Capiraso

CEO, President, Board Member, New York Road Runners

Michael Capiraso

CEO, President, Board Member, New York Road Runners

Michael Capiraso is a senior leader: CEO, General Manager, Strategy and Marketing executive focused on bringing high-profile, traditional brands to ne ...



Aurel Coza

Director Digital Sports, Adidas

Aurel Coza

Director Digital Sports, Adidas

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Neda Tabatabaie

VP, Business Analytics & Technology, San Jose Sharks

Neda Tabatabaie

VP, Business Analytics & Technology, San Jose Sharks

Neda Tabatabaie is Vice President, Business Intelligence for the San Jose Sharks of the National Hockey League. In her second season with the Sharks, ...



Sloane Kelley

Managing Director, Content & Creative Services, (USTA) United States Tennis Association

Sloane Kelley

Managing Director, Content & Creative Services, (USTA) United States Tennis Association

Sloane leads the Content and Creative Team at the United States Tennis Association, where she’s responsible for the strategic direction of content for ...



Jack Verducci

VP, Corporate Partnerships, Worcester Red Sox

Jack Verducci

VP, Corporate Partnerships, Worcester Red Sox

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Russell Stopford

Chief Digital Officer, Paris Saint-Germain F.C.

Russell Stopford

Chief Digital Officer, Paris Saint-Germain F.C.

Leading development and strategy across all digital platforms for Paris Saint Germain with the aim of enhancing and increasing content for a global au ...



Jonathan Sumers

Senior Director, Digital Partnerships & Esports Operations, Cleveland Cavaliers

Jonathan Sumers

Senior Director, Digital Partnerships & Esports Operations, Cleveland Cavaliers

Jonathan Sumers joined the Cleveland Cavaliers organization in 2016 and currently serves as Senior Director of Digital Partnerships and Esports Operat ...



Mark Schneider

CTO, US Ski and Snowboard

Mark Schneider

CTO, US Ski and Snowboard

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Mick Gillispie

Broadcaster, Chicago Cubs

Mick Gillispie

Broadcaster, Chicago Cubs

Veteran broadcaster Mick Gillispie is renowned through his work with the Chicago Cubs. Since the 2011 season, Gillispie has handled play-by-play and p ...



Ian Fleming

Director, Strategy and Analytics, Houston Dynamo

Ian Fleming

Director, Strategy and Analytics, Houston Dynamo

Ian Fleming is the Director of Strategy and Analytics for the Houston Dynamo of Major League Soccer and Houston Dash of the National Women’s Soccer Le ...



Kristen Bankosz

Senior Director of Marketing, UFC

Kristen Bankosz

Senior Director of Marketing, UFC

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Neil Bandoni

Director, X Games at ESPN

Neil Bandoni

Director, X Games at ESPN

Neil Bandoni is the Director of Production for X Games in ESPN programming. He oversees the creative content production for the X Games live event br ...



Melissa Marchionna

Senior Director of Social Media, MLS

Melissa Marchionna

Senior Director of Social Media, MLS

I am a multidimensional marketer with 10+ years in the entertainment industry, focusing on social media and digital marketing/content strategy. ...



Jonno Turner

Global Head of Digital Content, The Ocean Race

Jonno Turner

Global Head of Digital Content, The Ocean Race

(Formerly Volvo Ocean Race) Oversaw record-breaking results in the 2017-18 edition of the race, including a social media publicity value of €71 millio ...



Sohrob Farudi

CEO, Fan Controlled Football League (FCFL)

Sohrob Farudi

CEO, Fan Controlled Football League (FCFL)

Sohrob Farudi is the Chief Executive Officer at SeeVolution. He is the Co-founder of ActBold. Sohrob Farudi co-founded Flipswap, Inc., and served as t ...



Sam Li

Head of International Business Strategy, Sina Sports

Sam Li

Head of International Business Strategy, Sina Sports

Experienced international sports and media executive. Currently manages all international aspects of Sina Sports, one of the largest sports digital me ...



Jamie Reid

Head of Digital Communications, FIFA Qatar World Cup

Jamie Reid

Head of Digital Communications, FIFA Qatar World Cup

I lead the digital media team for the Supreme Committee for Delivery & Legacy - the body responsible for delivering the 2022 FIFA World Cup. ...



Gregory Morris

Senior Brand Research Manager, Formula 1

Gregory Morris

Senior Brand Research Manager, Formula 1

Greg is Senior Brand Research Manager at F1, having joined the company in May 2017 with a remit to deepen F1’s understanding of their fan base and how ...



Alexandra Willis

Head of Communications, Content & Digital, All England Lawn Tennis Club

Alexandra Willis

Head of Communications, Content & Digital, All England Lawn Tennis Club

Leading and overseeing strategy and execution of communications, content and digital for the All England Club, Wimbledon, winner of the 2016 BT SIA Di ...



Navin Singh

Head of Global Content & Media Distribution, USGA

Navin Singh

Head of Global Content & Media Distribution, USGA

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Bill Schlough

SVP CIO, San Francisco Giants

Bill Schlough

SVP CIO, San Francisco Giants

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Matt Johnson

President, Slipstream Sports

Matt Johnson

President, Slipstream Sports

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Roberto Kusabbi

Head of Digital. Roborace

Roberto Kusabbi

Head of Digital. Roborace

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Sohrob C. Farudi

CEO, Fan Controlled Football League (FCFL)

Sohrob C. Farudi

CEO, Fan Controlled Football League (FCFL)

Mr. Sohrob Farudi is the Chief Executive Officer at SeeVolution. He is the Co-founder of ActBold. Mr. Farudi co-founded Flipswap, Inc., and served as ...



Ben Barker

Commercial Director, Monterosa

Ben Barker

Commercial Director, Monterosa

After 12 years in various Sports Agency and Communications roles within and outside of the WPP Group Ben joined Monterosa in 2015 to lead its move int ...



Kelly Dormandy

Head S&C Coach, LA Sparks

Kelly Dormandy

Head S&C Coach, LA Sparks

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Joie Chitwood

Executive VP & COO, International Speedway Corporation

Joie Chitwood

Executive VP & COO, International Speedway Corporation

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Robert Chapman

Associate Director of Sports Science & Medicine, USA Track & Field

Robert Chapman

Associate Director of Sports Science & Medicine, USA Track & Field

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Matt Farrell

Chief Marketing Officer, USA Swimming

Matt Farrell

Chief Marketing Officer, USA Swimming

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Prof Rich Campbell, Marketing Professor, Sonoma State

Prof Rich Campbell, Marketing Professor, Sonoma State


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Murphy Reinschreiber

COO, Conqur Endurance Group/the Skechers Performance Los Angeles Marathon

Murphy Reinschreiber

COO, Conqur Endurance Group/the Skechers Performance Los Angeles Marathon

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Pierre Barrieu

Director of Sports Performance, LA Galaxy

Pierre Barrieu

Director of Sports Performance, LA Galaxy

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Alan Verlander

CEO COO, JAXSPORTS Council

Alan Verlander

CEO COO, JAXSPORTS Council

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Jeff Price

Chief Commercial Officer, PGA of America

Jeff Price

Chief Commercial Officer, PGA of America

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Nick Ennis

Director, Baseball Operations, San Diego Padres

Nick Ennis

Director, Baseball Operations, San Diego Padres

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Kirk Goldsberry

Director of Basketball Analytics, San Antonio Spurs

Kirk Goldsberry

Director of Basketball Analytics, San Antonio Spurs

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Frank Wintrich

Director of Human Performance & Logistics, University of Virginia

Frank Wintrich

Director of Human Performance & Logistics, University of Virginia

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Mounir Zok

Director of Technology & Innovation, US Olympic Committee

Mounir Zok

Director of Technology & Innovation, US Olympic Committee

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William Sands

Sports Technologist, US Ski & Snowboard Association

William Sands

Sports Technologist, US Ski & Snowboard Association

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Markeisha Everett

Director of Marketing, Sales & Fan Experience, Georgia Tech

Markeisha Everett

Director of Marketing, Sales & Fan Experience, Georgia Tech

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Kristina Nauman

Assistant Director of Social Media, Penn State Athletics

Kristina Nauman

Assistant Director of Social Media, Penn State Athletics

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Jeremy Gray

Senior Associate Athletic Director for Strategic Communications & Fan Experience, Indiana University

Jeremy Gray

Senior Associate Athletic Director for Strategic Communications & Fan Experience, Indiana University

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Tony Wells

SVP, Chief Marketing Officer, North America, Schneider Electric

Tony Wells

SVP, Chief Marketing Officer, North America, Schneider Electric

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Christopher Bullard

Director, Creative Services & Programming,Virginia Tech

Christopher Bullard

Director, Creative Services & Programming,Virginia Tech

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Dan Payne

CEO, USA Rugby

Dan Payne

CEO, USA Rugby

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Kristy Gale

Advisory Board Director, Biometric Data Optimization & Protection Institute & Founder & CEO, Hypergolic Enterprises

Kristy Gale

Advisory Board Director, Biometric Data Optimization & Protection Institute & Founder & CEO, Hypergolic Enterprises

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Ashwin Puri

VP, Strategy & Business Operations, Oakland Athletics

Ashwin Puri

VP, Strategy & Business Operations, Oakland Athletics

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Jonathan Lowe

SVP, Business & Brand Development, LA Kings / AEG Sports

Jonathan Lowe

SVP, Business & Brand Development, LA Kings / AEG Sports

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Justin Bergh

GM, CrossFit Games

Justin Bergh

GM, CrossFit Games

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Brian Healy

Chief Strategy Officer, Gfinity

Brian Healy

Chief Strategy Officer, Gfinity

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Joe Januszewski

Chief Revenue & Marketing Officer, Texas Rangers

Joe Januszewski

Chief Revenue & Marketing Officer, Texas Rangers

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Mike Schoenbrun

Chief Revenue Officer, DC United

Mike Schoenbrun

Chief Revenue Officer, DC United

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Zach Monette

Senior Digital Media Director, Team Novo Nordisk

Zach Monette

Senior Digital Media Director, Team Novo Nordisk

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Jeremy Halek

Business Intelligence Director, Cleveland Cavaliers

Jeremy Halek

Business Intelligence Director, Cleveland Cavaliers

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Jerome Hiquet

Chief Marketing Officer, Tough Mudder

Jerome Hiquet

Chief Marketing Officer, Tough Mudder

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