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Jacob Gallagher named COO, Charlotte Hornets, from SVP, Ticket Sales & Services
Steven Graciano named Head of Marketing for XFL L.A., from VP, Marketing at Immortals
Eduardo Luz, CMO & global brand officer at Kraft Heinz will depart May 31 (Reuters)
Paul White joins XFL as Director of CPG, Licensing & Partnerships
Anthony Zucconi named Head of Marketing for XFL N.Y., from On Location Experiences
On May 3, 2019, NASCAR announced Genius Sports as the exclusive provider of data to licensed sportsbooks. Genius will have access to NASCAR’s official data feed to build a real-time gaming platform that provides live odds, plus traditional wagers and prop bets.
On May 15, 2019, Major League Baseball (MLB) announced Mitel as presenting sponsor of the Mitel & MLB Present London Series 2019. Mitel will also sponsor the 2020 games. This is in addition to the Feb 26, 2018, agreement naming Mitel “Official Business Technology & Communications Partner” of MLB.
On May 22, 2019, the Canadian Football League (CFL) and the CFL Players’ Association (CFLPA) jointly announced a new three-year collective agreement, through the end of the 2021 season, was ratified by the League’s Board of Governors as well as CFL players. (link)
CSE announced it will split into two agencies, CSE Talent takes the CSE name while the former CSE combines with Treefort and You Are Here, all under You Are Here brand (YAH)