Meet some of our speakers for the Digital Transformation in Sports Summit 2020 

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 ...



Kiran Paranjpe

Head of Sports / Global Partnerships, Google

Kiran Paranjpe

Head of Sports / Global Partnerships, Google

Lead revenue partnerships, business development, and new business acquisition team focused on sports leagues and emerging sports organizations. ...



George Alafoginis

Sports Betting, Online Casino, Daily Fantasy Sports

George Alafoginis

Sports Betting, Online Casino, Daily Fantasy Sports

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Guillermo Morales

CTO Sports & Consumer Engagement, Microsoft

Guillermo Morales

CTO Sports & Consumer Engagement, Microsoft

Respected technology industry professional with 20+ years of technology business experience, working with sport, retail, FMCG, media, banking, energy, ...



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, ...



David Lehanski

EVP, Business Development & Innovation, NHL

David Lehanski

EVP, Business Development & Innovation, NHL

David Lehanski is the Executive Vice President of Business Development & Innovation for the National Hockey League, responsible for advancing innovati ...



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 ...



Michael Sutherland

Chief Transformation Officer, Real Madrid C.F.

Michael Sutherland

Chief Transformation Officer, Real Madrid C.F.

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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 ...



Patrick Donahue

Sr Director, Digital & Creative, Los Angeles Kings

Patrick Donahue

Sr Director, Digital & Creative, Los Angeles Kings

Pat recently started his 9th season with the LA Kings. Overseeing their Marketing, Digital, Social, and Creative teams; he’s continued to evolve the K ...



Sean Hanrahan

SVP, Sports Brand Solutions, Disney Advertising Sales

Sean Hanrahan

SVP, Sports Brand Solutions, Disney Advertising Sales

Sean Hanrahan is senior vice president of Brand and Marketing Solutions, leading the integrated sales marketing team in conjunction with the Brand Mar ...



Aurel Coza

Director Digital Sports, Adidas

Aurel Coza

Director Digital Sports, Adidas

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Michael Capiraso

President and CEO, New York Road Runners (NYRR)

Michael Capiraso

President and CEO, New York Road Runners (NYRR)

Michael Capiraso knows as well as anyone how much running can transform a person’s life. Since becoming president and CEO of NYRR in 2015, he has been ...



Wim Stocks

CEO/GM, WorldGaming Network & Collegiate StarLeague

Wim Stocks

CEO/GM, WorldGaming Network & Collegiate StarLeague

Experienced CEO & GM with a demonstrated history of success and accomplishments in the esports, gaming, and entertainment industries. Highly skilled a ...



Carlos Silva

President and CEO World TeamTennis

Carlos Silva

President and CEO World TeamTennis

Prior to joining WTT, Silva served for four years as League President of the Professional Fighters League (PFL), and CEO of World Series of Fighting ( ...



Kristen Bankosz

Senior Director of Marketing, UFC

Kristen Bankosz

Senior Director of Marketing, UFC

Kristen is an industry veteran who has spent years marketing sports and entertainment businesses. She is currently head of Content Marketing at the Ul ...



Stu Saw

SVP Esports, Endeavor

Stu Saw

SVP Esports, Endeavor

Stuart Saw is Senior Vice President, Esports at Endeavor. Operating in more than 30 countries, the company is a global leader in entertainment, sports ...



Daniel Brusilovsky

Director, Consumer Products & Technology, Golden State Warriors

Daniel Brusilovsky

Director, Consumer Products & Technology, Golden State Warriors

I lead Digital Initiatives for the Golden State Warriors, focusing on digital & technology innovation, evaluating emerging technology and special init ...



David Aufhauser

Managing Director, Intel Sports

David Aufhauser

Managing Director, Intel Sports

David Aufhauser, Managing Director of Intel Sports, is responsible for leading strategic partnerships, Intel Sports’ Olympic business and product acti ...



Timothy Peterson

CMO & CDO, SportsBiz Group

Timothy Peterson

CMO & CDO, SportsBiz Group

Timothy Peterson is currently CMO & CDO for SportsBiz Group, Inc., reinventing sports marketing, harnessing the power of AI and advanced analytics to ...



Sari Hallikainen

Founder and CEO, Awesome Crowd

Sari Hallikainen

Founder and CEO, Awesome Crowd

Sari Hallikainen is the founder and CEO of Awesome Crowd. Her passion is to develop sports events for the next generation. She was introduced ...



Jack Verducci

VP, Corporate Partnerships, Worcester Red Sox

Jack Verducci

VP, Corporate Partnerships, Worcester Red Sox

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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 ...



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 ...



Jennifer Choi

Director, Innovation Lab, Atlanta Hawks & State Farm Arena

Jennifer Choi

Director, Innovation Lab, Atlanta Hawks & State Farm Arena

Former management consultant turned full stack Product Manager focusing on growth. Deep experience in product strategy, product development, data-driv ...



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 ...



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 ...



Mark Schneider

CTO, US Ski and Snowboard

Mark Schneider

CTO, US Ski and Snowboard

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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. ...



Tonya Antonucci

Vice President, Head of Marketing, Oakland Athletics

Tonya Antonucci

Vice President, Head of Marketing, Oakland Athletics

Antonucci oversees brand management, customer acquisition, ballpark entertainment, broadcasting, digital content, and special events. ...



Richie Smith

Director, Strategy & Business Development, Boston Celtics

Richie Smith

Director, Strategy & Business Development, Boston Celtics

Richie Smith oversees the Strategy & Business Development group at the Boston Celtics, which is responsible for helping generate revenue and driving f ...



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 ...



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 ...



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. ...



Chris Hurst

Non-Executive Director, Rugby Football League

Chris Hurst

Non-Executive Director, Rugby Football League

Chris Hurst has almost 20 years of experience in the sports industry working for the Premier League, International Cricket Council, BBC Sport and Niel ...



Lloyd Danzig

Founder & CEO, Sharp Alpha Advisors & ICED(AI)

Lloyd Danzig

Founder & CEO, Sharp Alpha Advisors & ICED(AI)

Lloyd is the Founder & CEO of Sharp Alpha Advsiors, a sports betting business and investment consultancy with a focus on companies deploying cutting ...



BriAnne Newman

Vice President of Consulting and Events, Fenway Sports

BriAnne Newman

Vice President of Consulting and Events, Fenway Sports

Senior Director, Consulting & Events at Fenway Sports Management (FSM), a leading sports marketing agency that represents blue chip brands and elite a ...



Donna Orender

Board Member, World Surf League

Donna Orender

Board Member, World Surf League

Donna Orender is a highly respected corporate business leader having led growth and innovation in several high-profile companies. She has been recogni ...



Jeremy Halek

Business Intelligence Director, Cleveland Cavaliers

Jeremy Halek

Business Intelligence Director, Cleveland Cavaliers

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