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Nominated partners who elect not to sponsor may not otherwise attend the conference.
Advent, founded in 1988, creates dynamic and engaging spaces for corporate, civic and educational institutions. The Nashville-based company has worked on more than 500 collegiate projects, including athletic facilities, alumni centers and student unions. Advent’s expertise lies in translating the unique stories of an organization into a beautiful space that is both practical and inspiring.
Learn more at adventresults.com
Ticketmaster is the global leader in event ticketing and consistently ranks among the top eCommerce sites in North America. We are proud to provide the most trusted, innovative, and comprehensive ticketing solutions that empower college athletic departments to deliver first-class experiences to fans.
Learn more at business.ticketmaster.com/
AECOM offers a new approach to designing, planning and building successful sports destinations. It’s about the bigger picture and the finer grain. It’s about connections and transport, the environment and sustainability. It’s about planning and landscape, local heritage and culture. From long before the seats have been filled to long after they have emptied, we understand that sports and their built environment is about much more than a game.
AECOM’s integrated team provides a holistic approach to our creative and technical services from concept to construction and beyond.
Learn more at www.aecom.com/markets/sports-venues/
DLA Piper provides a full range of business legal services to many of the world’s major stakeholders in the global intersection of sports, media and entertainment. Among our clients are sports leagues, bodies and teams, media, Internet and entertainment companies, organizers of Olympic and world events, corporate sponsors, advertisers, financiers, developers, investors and other commercial parties. They come to us for advice on broadcast and media rights sales; IP protection and licensing; mergers and acquisitions; disputes and controversies; development of and compliance with international and domestic regulations relating to sports competition; development and financing of stadiums and arenas; and other finance and transactional matters.
DLA Piper is a global law firm with lawyers in the Americas, Asia Pacific, Europe, Africa and the Middle East, positioning us to help companies with their legal needs around the world.
Learn more at www.dlapiper.com
Panasonic Enterprise Solutions Company, a division of Panasonic Corporation of North America, plans, installs and maintains large-scale Audio-Visual Solutions and Eco Solutions for business and municipal customers in the growing enterprise market. Serving customers across a variety of industries, the company delivers custom-build solutions using the latest technologies, leverages its experience in end-to-end management of complex corporate projects and offers unparalleled onsite support services. Panasonic’s ability to develop strong relationships and understand customer needs enables the company to deliver integrated business solutions meet client needs.
Recent success stories such as Texas Motor Speedway; Charlotte Motor Speedway; Churchill Downs; Lincoln Financial Field (Philadelphia Eagles); and The Ohio State University showcase Panasonic’s engineering know-how, innovation, world-class technologies and proficiency in content production and management.
Learn more at www.panasonic.com
ROSSETTI is a global architectural design and planning firm with a focus on sports and entertainment. Our emphasis is on design strategies that amplify both experience and value. Our client testimonials speak to this, as does four decades of surpassing anticipated metrics of success and advancing our clients’ business models through strategic design solutions.
Our patented Return on DesignTM approach engages clients and their projects beyond the typical form and function conversation. By understanding the investment and potential outcomes of each project, the RODTM model bridges the gap between market, financial feasibility studies and architectural design. It frees team owners and investors from questioning the merits of the design and program because it’s highly customized to the market, target users, context and drivers. Most important, it allows us innovate at the core and from the start of each project. Learn more at www.rossetti.com.
Learn more at www.rossetti.com
Delaware North Sportservice is one of the world’s leading food, beverage and retail management companies. Sportservice has delighted fans at iconic venues and major events such as the Super Bowl, World Series, NHL and MLB All-Star games, Stanley Cup Championships, the FA Cup, and the Australian Open.
Every day, around the world, Sportservice continues to demonstrate that it knows what it takes to effectively develop, operate and manage multifaceted kitchens, restaurants, suites, fine dining and retail facilities to meet the changing demands of today's fans.
Sportservice has created a culture of passionate service, retail acumen, unmatched culinary experience and partnerships that bring together the best in local fare to guests around the world. From luxury suites to the front row seats, Sportservice delivers innovation and excellence.
Learn more at www.delawarenorth.com
Accelerate Sports is a boutique investment bank focused on Sports-related businesses and professional Sports teams. We facilitate M&A and Private Equity transactions for companies at the convergence of Technology and Sports. On the sell-side, we help our clients execute successful exit strategies. On the buy-side, we assemble team ownership groups and help our clients grow via strategic acquisitions.
Learn more at www.acceleratesportsbusiness.com