Today, professional sports is a multi-trillion dollar media and entertainment industry. The ten most valuable sports teams in the world are worth a combined $16 billion, according to Forbes. This is an 11% increase from a year earlier despite worldwide economic challenges. Meet the leaders behind the scenes who are at the forefront of defining and creating the business of sports. This panel will cover a wide variety of topics in this rapidly growing industry, including: valuing media rights, driving league growth, building team value, managing atheltes, growing and engaging fans & valuing sponsorship.
Moderator – Jessica Gelman