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JimBoone
Podcast Episodes

http://traffic.libsyn.com/sportstaopodcast/TaoEp0814.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSJim Boone joins the podcast to chat about the volatility in the secondary ticket market for combat sports, especially considering the terrible pricing decisions of the Mayweather-McGregor bout in August. Boone discusses his insight into reselling tickets for MMA/UFC and boxing,

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LHolzman
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http://traffic.libsyn.com/sportstaopodcast/TaoEp0704.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSFounded in 1970, The West Coast Conference has been home to that region’s private religious schools. WCC Commissioner Lynn Holzman discusses some of the nuances of overseeing a private school conference, as well as how the conference “got” Las Vegas for

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BBradley
Podcast Episodes

http://traffic.libsyn.com/sportstaopodcast/Taoep0564.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSBack on Ep. 235, Bill Bradley was a digital editor for an NFL-funded platform. Now, he is leading the Las Vegas Review Journal as their sports editor, bringing a very tech-focused background to reporting stories in Sin City. Bradley discusses some

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TS
Blog Posts

Yesterday, I decided to take a veteran sports executive to my keynote panel at Ticket Summit, one of the two broker conventions that happen in Las Vegas. The veteran sports executive left halfway through the presentation, which leads me to believe he was so mad at the topic of conversation

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rolivieri
Podcast Episodes

http://traffic.libsyn.com/sportstaopodcast/taoep0503.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSS The last time we chatted with Rick Olivieri, he was the Director of Guest Services at the Washington Capitals (Ep. 272). Now a member of a small sales team in Las Vegas, Olivieri is helping shake up Sin City with

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jeffel
Podcast Episodes

http://traffic.libsyn.com/sportstaopodcast/Taoep0299.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSThe World Series of Poker has exploded from a small, intimate game of gamblers into a gigantic mega event since the early 2000s when unknown Chris Moneymaker entered as the tournament as an online poker qualifier to become a world champion

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CJohnson
Podcast Episodes

http://traffic.libsyn.com/sportstaopodcast/Taoep0268.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSChuck Johnson operates one of the most successful minor league brands in the Pacific Coast League. Johnson talks about some of the issues surrounding the 51s name as it has now been extended past two different ownership groups, as well as

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DButterly
Podcast Episodes

http://traffic.libsyn.com/sportstaopodcast/Taoep0249.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSThe Mountain West Conference holds one of the hottest tickets in Las Vegas during conference tournament time for men’s basketball. Dan Butterly oversees the Mountain West’s annual conference tournament, and talks about how he helps sell sponsorship inventory as well as

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BMcMullin
Podcast Episodes

http://traffic.libsyn.com/sportstaopodcast/Taoep0103.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSSome of the most dynamic ways to draw an audience come out of the Professional Bull Riders, Inc. Barry McMullin talks some of the ways in which the PBR stays relevant in a fractured traditional media landscape, drawing fans to arenas

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The Phoenix Coyotes are an NHL hockey club based in the Phoenix suburb of Glendale. They play at Jobing.com Arena.
Blog PostsSportstao Industry Posts

The definitive part of Day 3 at Cactus League Spring Training for me was being able to see why those of us in the sports industry do all of this. It happened long after all of the interviews of the day had taken place, and turned what was mundane into

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