News and Blog

Interview with Jessica Gelman, SSAC Co-founder

January 18, 2018

This week on the blog, we’re taking you behind the scenes for an exclusive interview with SSAC Co-founder, Jessica Gelman. In addition to co-chairing the conference for the last 12 years, Gelman is the CEO of Kraft Analytics Group (KAGR), a technology and services company focused on data management, advanced analytics and strategic consulting in… Read more

Interview with Megan Schroeder, Manager of Baseball Research & Development for the LA Dodgers

January 10, 2018

With just a few weeks until the 2018 Conference, we’re gearing up for one of of our favorite aspects of SSAC: career development.  We recently sat down with Megan Schroeder, Manager of Baseball Research & Development with the LA Dodgers, to hear about her firsthand experience at SSAC and how it led her to begin… Read more

What We’re Reading: January 6

January 6, 2018

Do the post-holiday blues have you down? Cheer up! we’re entering another, albeit slightly different, most wonderful time of the year. For college football and NFL fans, the first few weeks of January can be like a delayed holiday present, and if the events of 2018 thus far are any indication, the gridiron may be… Read more

What We’re Reading: December 20

December 20, 2017

Happy holidays from all of us at SSAC! With the holidays around the corner and the Christmas Day games quickly approaching, two months of the NBA season are already over. This is the inflection point each year where we can see past early season surprises and begin to understand who the playoff contenders will be… Read more

What We’re Reading: December 13

December 13, 2017

The NHL season is already a third of the way complete and has produced many exciting storylines. We dive into a couple here!  Surprise teams finding strong early season success The New Jersey Devils, with a 16-7-4 record, sit atop the Metropolitan division and make for one of the most surprising storylines this season. Taylor… Read more