SB Weekly - the sport business podcast

SB Weekly - the sport business podcast

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SB Weekly - the sport business podcast hosted by SB Weekly


No Holds Barred - April 2017
Apr 4, 2017 • 49 min
No Holds Barred is the podcast from SB Weekly where three leading sports executives reveal their industry bugbears, question accepted wisdom, and try to make sense of the major developments currently impacting the global business of sport. Each guest…
Hussain Naqi
Mar 21, 2017 • 33 min
Hussain Naqi, Senior Vice-President at NFL team the Jacksonville Jaguars, is the feature interview on this week’s SB Weekly podcast. Though based in Florida, the Jaguars have played one home regular season game in London every year since 2013 as part of…
No Holds Barred - March 2017
Mar 14, 2017 • 47 min
No Holds Barred is the podcast from SB Weekly where three leading sports executives reveal their industry bugbears, question accepted wisdom, and try to make sense of the major developments currently impacting the global business of sport. Each guest…
Paul Samuels
Mar 7, 2017 • 32 min
Paul Samuels, Executive Vice-President at AEG Global Partnerships, is the feature interview on this week’s SB Weekly. Part of sports and entertainment giant AEG - which owns numerous venues and sports teams across the world - AEG Global Partnerships is…
Carsten Thode
Feb 21, 2017 • 48 min
Carsten Thode, Chief Strategy Officer at Synergy, is the feature interview on this week’s SB Weekly. Part of the Engine Group, Synergy positions itself as a brand-facing, creatively-driven and digitally-native sports agency that focuses on delivering…
Nick Robinson
Feb 14, 2017 • 32 min
Nick Robinson, Managing Director of sports management and marketing agency ISC, is the feature interview on this week’s SB Weekly. ISC helps create partnerships for a variety of rights-holder and brand clients, but is perhaps best known for representing…
No Holds Barred - February 2017
Feb 7, 2017 • 50 min
No Holds Barred is the podcast from SB Weekly where three leading sports executives reveal their industry bugbears, question accepted wisdom, and try to make sense of the major developments currently impacting the global business of sport. Each guest…
No Holds Barred - January 2017
Jan 24, 2017 • 55 min
No Holds Barred is the podcast from SB Weekly where three leading sports executives reveal their industry bugbears, question accepted wisdom, and try to make sense of the major developments currently impacting the global business of sport. Each guest…
Rob Mitchell
Jan 17, 2017
Rob Mitchell, commercial director at Premier League football club AFC Bournemouth, is the feature interview on this week’s SB Weekly.Bournemouth are one of the extraordinary success stories of English football. Struggling in the fourth-tier less than a…
Ben Morel
Jan 10, 2017 • 28 min
Ben Morel, SVP at the National Basketball Association and Managing Director for operations across EMEA, is the feature interview on this week’s SB Weekly.Ben originally joined the NBA from cosmetics giant L’Oréal in 1998, and nearly 20 years later he’s…
Daniel Geey
Dec 27, 2016 • 28 min
Leading football lawyer Daniel Geey is the feature interview on this week’s SB Weekly. Currently a partner at sports and media law firm Sheridans, Daniel was involved in the recent American takeover of Swansea City, and is currently preparing for a busy…
Elliot Richardson
Dec 20, 2016 • 30 min
Elliot Richardson, ‎President and Co-Founder of digital football platform Dugout, is the feature interview on this week’s SB Weekly. Launched officially at the end of November - following months of industry hype - Dugout publishes exclusive content…
Matt Stevenson
Nov 29, 2016 • 28 min
Matt Stevenson, ‎Head of Sports Sponsorship at mobile operator EE, is the feature interview on this week’s SB Weekly. EE has over 27 million customers in the UK, making it the region’s biggest mobile network, and last year it was acquired by BT for £12.5…
Dan Roan
Nov 22, 2016 • 33 min
BBC News Sports Editor Dan Roan is the feature interview on this week’s SB Weekly. A familiar face and voice to sports fans across the world, Dan covers a wide range of sports news and business stories for the public-service broadcaster’s TV, radio and…
Scott Bowers
Nov 15, 2016 • 33 min
Scott Bowers, Director of Communications at The Jockey Club, is the feature interview on this week’s SB Weekly. The Jockey Club is the largest commercial group in British horseracing, owning and running 15 of the UK’s leading racecourses including…
Roger Mitchell
Nov 8, 2016 • 35 min
Roger Mitchell, the former Chief Executive of the Scottish Premier League, is the feature interview on this week’s SB Weekly. An accountant by trade, Roger has held a number of senior roles in a number of sectors, but rose to prominence in the sports…
Paul Blanchard
Nov 1, 2016 • 32 min
Paul Blanchard, Chief Executive of Commonwealth Games England, is the feature interview on this week’s SB Weekly. Paul’s a well-known figure in the UK sports industry and in a long and distinguished sports industry career has been, to name only a few of…
James Grigg
Oct 25, 2016 • 33 min
James Grigg, Director of International Operations at Turner Sports-owned digital media company Bleacher Report, is the feature interview on this week’s SB Weekly. James joined Bleacher a year ago having previously been COO of fanatix, the sports video…
Rob Mills
Oct 18, 2016 • 30 min
Rob Mills, CEO of Gemba, the agency providing insight, strategy and communications services to brands and rights-holders operating in the sports and entertainment sectors is the feature interview on this week’s SB Weekly. It was in adidas’ Australia…
James McLaughlin
Oct 4, 2016 • 36 min
James McLaughlin, the agent of cricketer Jonathan Trott and commercial brains behind new football agency 73 Management, is the feature interview on this week’s SB Weekly. James has held a number of senior roles in sport since the ’90s, first as Head of…
Jackie Fast
Sep 27, 2016 • 30 min
Jackie Fast, Founder and Managing Director of strategic sales agency Slingshot Sponsorship, is the feature interview on this week’s SB Weekly. Slingshot cuts across all entertainment industries and creates - in its own words - “a strategic commercial…
Murray Barnett
Sep 20, 2016 • 31 min
Murray Barnett, Head of Broadcast, Commercial and Marketing at World Rugby, the global governing body for rugby union, is the feature interview on this week’s SB Weekly. Murray’s background is in TV. He first cut his teeth in the sports industry at the…
Charlie McEwen
Sep 13, 2016 • 30 min
Charlie McEwen, Chief Operating Officer of one of world sport’s most celebrated international teams, the British & Irish Lions, is the feature interview on this week’s SB Weekly. Charlie has a long and distinguished career in rugby, previously working on…
Barry Hearn
Sep 6, 2016 • 38 min
Barry Hearn, founder of Matchroom Sport, is the feature interview on this week’s SB Weekly. As a sports promoter Barry’s been a prominent figure on the UK sporting scene for a number of decades, first with snooker in the 1970s, then with boxing in the…
Joel Seymour-Hyde
Aug 24, 2016 • 37 min
Joel Seymour-Hyde, Senior Vice-President at Octagon, is the feature interview on this week’s SB Weekly. Octagon is the global sports, entertainment, lifestyle marketing and talent agency of the Interpublic Group, and works with hundreds of blue-chip…
Tom Gorringe
Aug 17, 2016 • 29 min
Tom Gorringe, Head of Marketing at Brighton and Hove Albion Football Club, is the feature interview on this week’s SB Weekly. Following stints at Portsmouth and Cardiff City, Tom has been at Brighton for over two years now, a position in which he heads…
Richard Berry
Aug 10, 2016 • 30 min
Richard Berry, Head of Commercial at the Williams Martini Formula One Racing team, is the feature interview on this week’s SB Weekly. Richard is one the most experienced commercial brains in F1, having had - in addition to Williams - stints in the…
Adrian Bevington
Aug 3, 2016 • 36 min
Adrian Bevington, a familiar name to anyone working in the UK football business, is the featured interview on this week’s SB Weekly. Adrian was Director of Communications at the English Football Association and Managing Director of Club England, the…
Jim Chaplin
Jul 27, 2016 • 27 min
Jim Chaplin, Managing Director of SRi, the international recruitment firm that specialises in sports, media and entertainment, is the featured interview on this week’s edition of SB Weekly. SRi was founded in 2001 and has been behind a number of…
Drew Barrand
Jul 27, 2016 • 35 min
Drew Barrand, Marketing Director of the English Football League (EFL), is a featured interview on this week’s SB Weekly. The EFL is the world’s oldest and original league football competition and currently comprises the 72 teams playing in the English…
Graham Fry
Jul 6, 2016 • 28 min
Graham Fry, Worldwide Managing Director for Production at sports agency giant IMG, is the featured interview on this week’s edition of SB Weekly. IMG is the UK’s largest independent TV producer, and is perhaps best known in sporting circles for running…
Jim Dowling
Jun 29, 2016 • 32 min
Jim Dowling, Managing Director of HSE Cake, is the featured interview on this week’s edition of SB Weekly. HSE Cake is a brand engagement and entertainment agency based in London that works with a number of high-profile sports sponsors including Barclays,…
Antony Marcou
Jun 22, 2016 • 29 min
Antony Marcou is CEO of Sports Revolution, the sports media and rights agency that works with teams and leagues to boost revenues across their commercial portfolio. It also works with sponsors to maximise the impact of their partnerships in sport Antony…
Richard Gillis
Jun 15, 2016 • 37 min
Richard Gillis, founder of Unofficial Partner, is a sports industry commentator who, as a journalist, has taken a sideways look at the business of sport for around 20 years. Richard’s writing portfolio includes the likes of the Wall Street Journal, The…
David Lampitt
Jun 8, 2016 • 33 min
E-sports - the hottest topic of the last 12 months - represent huge growth potential for operators in various areas of the sports industry, but need to be approached in a different way. That was the message from David Lampitt, Managing Director for Group…
Jamie Aitchison
Jun 1, 2016 • 30 min
Jamie Aitchison is commercial and development director at creative agency Aurora Media Worldwide and the former sports editor of Channel 4, where he played a key role in the UK commercial broadcaster’s BAFTA-winning coverage of the 2012 London Paralympic…
Matt Rogan (Part 2)
May 27, 2016 • 21 min
Matt Rogan is co-founder of sports marketing agency Two Circles and now an executive director of ESP Properties, the sports rights-holder-facing subsidiary of WPP. Two Circles has undergone huge growth since being founded in 2011 – winning agency of year…
Matt Rogan (Part 1)
May 26, 2016 • 25 min
Matt Rogan is co-founder of sports marketing agency Two Circles and now an executive director of ESP Properties, the sports rights-holder-facing subsidiary of WPP. Two Circles has undergone huge growth since being founded in 2011 – winning agency of year…
Aidan Cooney
May 19, 2016 • 28 min
Aidan Cooney is the CEO of InCrowd Sports - a company looking to transform the in-stadia experience for fans, clubs and sponsors - and a man perhaps best known for building Opta into the world’s leading sports data provider. In this episode, Aidan…
Sophie Goldschmidt
May 11, 2016 • 24 min
Sophie Goldschmidt is the new Group Managing Director at CSM Sport & Entertainment, the agency made up of a number of leading sports businesses including Essentially, Fast Track and JMI. She joined CSM at the start of the year, moving from the English RFU…
Brendan Taylor
Apr 20, 2016 • 29 min
Brendan Taylor is Senior Vice-President at sports agency Wasserman and its Head of Golf for Europe, Middle East and Africa. Brendan has been working in the sport for over 15 years; for just under 10 of those he was at IMG, where he was Vice-President and…
Steve Martin (Part 2)
Apr 15, 2016 • 27 min
Steve Martin, Global CEO of M&C Saatchi Sport & Entertainment, has more than two decade’s experience advising on - and executing - marketing campaigns for brands, rights-holders and talent from across the sporting landscape. He cut his teeth in the sports…
Steve Martin (Part 1)
Apr 13, 2016 • 26 min
Steve Martin, Global CEO of M&C Saatchi Sport & Entertainment, has more than two decade’s experience advising on - and executing - marketing campaigns for brands, rights-holders and talent from across the sporting landscape. He cut his teeth in the sports…
Gareth Capon
Apr 6, 2016 • 29 min
Gareth Capon is CEO of Grabyo - the company that identifies itself as the “leader in real-time video” - and the man who formerly led strategy and product development for BSkyB’s mobile app portfolio. He has also previously worked at Sony Music, BT and…
Mike Lee OBE
Mar 30, 2016 • 25 min
Mike Lee, founder and chairman of strategic communications company VERO, is a man who has helped mastermind a number of bidding campaigns across the sporting landscape including London 2012 and most recently the FIFA presidential campaign of Gianni…
Gareth Roberts
Mar 23, 2016 • 26 min
Warwickshire County Cricket Club’s commercial director Gareth Roberts talked to SB Weekly about how the Twenty20 rebrand to the Birmingham Bears has helped drive “significant” increases in revenue. He also discusses how Edgbaston has evolved from a…
Simon Kuper
Mar 16, 2016 • 25 min
Sports industry commentator and Financial Times columnist Simon Kuper spoke to SB Weekly about how moving from country to country when he was growing up gave him a different viewpoint on sport, and how he approaches his writing on sport. Drawing on themes…
Ben Blanco
Mar 9, 2016 • 27 min
Ben Blanco, UK Head of Sport and Entertainment Marketing at Samsung, spoke to SB Weekly about how the electronics giant judges success in a sports sponsorship deal, how and why the School of Rugby marketing campaign with comedian Jack Whitehall and the…
Peter Daire/Jimmy Worrall
Mar 2, 2016 • 40 min
The SB Weekly podcast this week is an FA special: a double interview with two former senior sports executives from English football’s governing body. Peter Daire (Group Head of Sponsorship, 2007-2014) discusses the ins and outs of setting up your own…
Riccardo Silva
Feb 24, 2016 • 24 min
Riccardo Silva, founder of the MP & Silva agency and co-owner of new NASL team Miami FC, told the SB Weekly podcast why his proposed Americas Champions League (ACL) is the “biggest project in the world of football (soccer) in the last 20 years and the…
Welcome to SB Weekly
Feb 17, 2016 • 2 min
Matt Cutler explains why he is launching this new podcast for the business of sport