Event

Tuesday, February 12, 2019 - 6:15pm

The Future of SportsTech

Location: 
GameChanger
44 Wall Street
New York, NY
Organization: 
New York City Sports Tech Meetup

Working in the sports industry or looking to get break into it? Join us for a panel at GameChanger's HQ which will cover the future of Sports Tech with leaders from Overtime, OpenSponsorship, and more.
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SPEAKERS

Zack Weiner, Co-Founder & President, Overtime

Zack is the Cofounder and President of Overtime, a sports network for the next generation of fans. Overtime reaches tens of millions of fans every month that watch hundreds of millions of minutes of content. Founded in December of 2016, Overtime’s investors include Andreessen Horowitz, Greycroft, David Stern and Kevin Durant. Previously Zack was Founder and CEO of The Sports Quotient, which he started at the University of Pennsylvania. Zack is a Forbes 30 under 30 listmaker for sports. You can follow him on Instagram at @overtimezack
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Ishveen Ananad, Founder & CEO of OpenSponsorship

Ishveen turned her experiences of being a sports agent and a management consultant into the world's smartest and largest marketplace connecting brands to athletes for marketing deals.

The platform boasts over 5000 athletes, brand clients like Anhueser Busch and Vitamin Shoppe and deals completed include Todd Gurley and Draymond Green. Ishveen is an Oxford University graduate, was included on the Forbes 30U30 sports list, and named on CIO's top female CEOs to watch.
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Matt Wheeler, Co-Founder of SportsRecruits

Matt Wheeler Co-Founded SportsRecruits in 2008. SportsRecruits is a platform high school athletes use to market themselves to college coaches. Every college coach across every NCAA sport is a registered user of SportsRecruits.

Matt went to Wesleyan University where he was a four-year letter winner and captain of the 2015 squad that saw Wesleyan's first ever trip to the NCAAs.
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Sean Salci, Sports & Entertainment Lawyer & Manager

Sean is a Sports & Entertainment lawyer and manager who specializes in getting Professional NBA, NFL Athletes, and Entertainers, "off the court" endorsements, brand partnerships, and strategic alliances. He has worked with athletes from the New York Giants, New York Jets, Boston Celtics, and more.
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AGENDA

6:15 PM Mingling & Introductions; Light Snack & Refreshments

6:30 PM Feedback Pitch: 2 Early Stage Startups (e: [masked] to be Chosen)

7 PM Panel of Experts + Q & A

7:45 PM Business Development Networking

Thank you our awesome venue sponsor GameChanger for providing their space. Discover the apps that are empowering over 200,000 youth sports teams https://gc.com/.

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