Sponsors & Exhibitors


Title Sponsor

Since 1985, Intersport has been an award-winning innovator and leader in the creation of sports, lifestyle and entertainment-based marketing platforms. With expertise in Sponsorship Consulting, Experiential Marketing, B2B Hospitality, Content Marketing, Productions, Property Creation and Retailer Engagement, this Chicago-based Marketing & Media Solutions Company helps their clients create ideas and turn them into content and experiences that attract and engage passionate audiences. To learn more about Intersport, visit www.intersportnet.com, like us on Facebookor follow us on Twitter and Instagram.

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With more than 80 reporters, editors and guest columnists, Sports Business Journal is the category-leading weekly magazine covering sports business. Sports Business Daily, the industry’s leading daily online site, summarizes industry news reported by more than 600 media outlets while its Global edition aggregates business news throughout the world by following more than 200 local-language publications and media outlets.

Resource Guide LIVE is the industry’s digital directory with listings on more than 75,000 people and in more than 11,000 companies. The Sports Business Conference and Events Group annually produces 12 industry-leading conferences and events.

More information can be found at: sportsbusinessjournal.comsportsbusinessdaily.comsportsbusinessdaily.com/globalresourceguidelive.com and sportsbusinessdaily.com/conferences-events.

The Sports Business Group is a division of American City Business Journals (ACBJ), which comprises a host of city-specific weekly business journals, BizJournals.com and Hemmings Motor News. ACBJ is part of Advance Publications.

Gold Sponsor

The National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing, Inc. (NASCAR) is the sanctioning body for the No. 1 form of motorsports in the United States. NASCAR consists of three national series (Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series™, NASCAR Xfinity Series™, and NASCAR Camping World Truck Series™), four regional series, one local grassroots series and three international series. The International Motor Sports Association™ (IMSA®) governs the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship™, the premier U.S. sports car series. Based in Daytona Beach, Fla., with offices in eight cities across North America, NASCAR sanctions more than 1,200 races in more than 30 U.S. states, Canada, Mexico and Europe. For more information visit NASCAR.com and IMSA.com, and follow NASCAR on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and Snapchat (‘NASCAR’).

Research/Analytics Provider

MVPindex is the de facto social media index and valuation platform for sports and entertainment, measuring the value of influence with real-time analytics on more than 65,000 athletes, entertainers, teams, leagues, and brands ranked across the most popular social platforms. 

Break Sponsor

OMNIGON is a team of digital strategists, artists and technologists working exclusively in the areas of consumer loyalty, audience growth and digital content delivery. Since its founding in 2008, OMNIGON has established itself as a market leader, focused on helping clients achieve returns on the strategic, creative and technical investments they've made. OMNIGON, headquartered in New York and with teams in Los Angeles, London, Toronto, Kiev and St. Petersburg, works with celebrated, global brands including PGA TOUR, Verizon, Legends, Comedy Central, NASCAR, the United States Golf Association (USGA), the German Football Association (DFB), The Rugby Channel, International Basketball Association (FIBA) and countless others.

Cocktail Reception Sponsor

Visa Inc. (NYSE: V) is the world’s leader in digital payments. Our mission is to connect the world through the most innovative, reliable and secure payment network - enabling individuals, businesses and economies to thrive. Our advanced global processing network, VisaNet, provides secure and reliable payments around the world, and is capable of handling more than 65,000 transaction messages a second.

Badge Provider

ACCESS™ Event Solutions is revolutionizing the live events industry by providing advanced credential systems that solve modern security concerns. ACCESS™ has evolved into the industry leader for RFID integrated credentials, creating endless opportunities for functional enhancements that make event management easier and more secure. For more information, please visit www.accesseventsolutions.com or call 1-775-229-7200.

Signage Provider

and that’s why we Make it Perfect™.

bluemedia is the industry leader in décor, custom fabrication and experiential activations for brands, teams, events, and venues across the United States. 

We’re a team of creatives, engineers, managers, rule breakers and list-checkers. It’s our passion to work alongside the world’s leading designers, architects and brands to bring their visions to life from concept to execution.


Aquimo Sports - “When the Players Rest the Fans Play”

Aquimo specializes in sports based live events. Utilizing our patented technology, Aquimo.com developed ILEM- Interactive Live Event Marketing. We make the fans part of the action using their mobile device and increase Fan Engagement, making for a halftime to remember! Our technology allows thousands of fans in the stands/millions at home to participate in live events on stadium screens. Basketball shoot-outs, football target practice, baseball home run challenge... bringing a new dimension of interactivity and marketing opportunities.

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At Pledge It, we believe in the power of sport to change the world. We are trusted by the world’s top athletes, brands and non-profits to deliver digital experiences and drive social impact through performance-based crowdfunding. See how we can help you harness the power and appeal of sports for social good – www.pledgeit.org.