ROSTER MOVES (Oct 2020)

Oct 2020 staff moves and industry news in one spot — updated as they happen, so make sure you...

Fire Goal in Return to Soldier Field? Revitalizing Fan Base

Five months late, Chicago Fire FC finally held their homecoming game. Instead of a chilly March Saturday afternoon, a muggy August Tuesday night marked the team’s COVID-delayed return to Soldier Field. The pitch, on the shores of Lake Michigan and—most importantly to new owner Joe Mansueto and MLS commissioner Don Garber—just south of Chicago’s Loop, puts the team within close proximity of the city’s corporate heart, transportation hubs and hundreds...

Not All Sponsorship Is Fair in COVID and 2020

2020 has been a year. It’s not hyperbole to say 2020 has been one of the most unimaginably difficult years that anyone in our industry has ever seen. And we’re only two-thirds of the way through it! I don’t know about you, but everyone I hear from expresses exhaustion...

ROSTER MOVES (Sep 2020)

Sep 2020 staff moves and industry news in one spot — updated as they happen, so make sure you...

Team Marketing Ruminations

Tidbits, Thoughts & Tips around sports business… News, notes and nuggets from our Publisher for Aug 22-28   Another...

Definitely Not the Last Dance

Can Former Men’s and Women’s Basketball Stars Solve “Senior Moments” For Brands And Fans? A New Platform Thinks So…...