Sponsors & Exhibitors


Title Sponsor

Lagardère Sports is a leading sports marketing agency, with a global network of local experts dedicated to delivering innovative solutions that meet our clients’ needs. We believe sport inspires emotions and passion that are essential to enrich people’s lives and generate powerful collective experiences. At Lagardère Sports, we dedicate our expertise and passion to provide our clients with privileged access to the infinite opportunities of sports. Lagardère Sports is part of Lagardère Sports and Entertainment, a company with more than 1,600 employees worldwide and 50 years of experience. For more information on Lagardère Sports, please visit www.lagardere-se.com.

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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.com; sportsbusinessdaily.comsportsbusinessdaily.com/global; resourceguidelive.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.

Welcome Reception Sponsor

It’s more than what you do: it’s how you do it. Across sectors and borders, in board rooms and courtrooms, we measure our success by yours. And in our interactions, we commit to making your O’Melveny experience as satisfying as the outcomes we help you achieve. Visit us at www.omm.com.

Cocktail Reception Sponsor

MGM Resorts International (NYSE: MGM) is an S&P 500® global entertainment company with national and international locations featuring best-in-class hotels and casinos, state-of-the-art meetings and conference spaces, incredible live and theatrical entertainment experiences, and an extensive array of restaurant, nightlife and retail offerings. MGM Resorts creates immersive, iconic experiences through its suite of Las Vegas-inspired brands. The MGM Resorts portfolio encompasses 28 unique hotel offerings including some of the most recognizable resort brands in the industry. Expanding throughout the U.S. and around the world, the company in 2018 opened MGM Springfield in Massachusetts, MGM COTAI in Macau, and the first Bellagio-branded hotel in Shanghai. The 81,000 global employees of MGM Resorts are proud of their company for being recognized as one of FORTUNE® Magazine's World's Most Admired Companies®. For more information visit us at www.mgmresorts.com.

Research/Analytics Provider

MVPindex is the de facto social media index and valuation platform for sports and entertainment, measuring the market value of influence with real-time analytics on more than 80,000 athletes, entertainers, teams, leagues, and brands ranked across the most popular social platforms.

Registration Sponsor

The Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority (LVCVA) is charged with marketing Las Vegas as the premier travel destination in the world. From leisure to meetings to sports, Las Vegas has something for everyone. The latest in esports facilities puts gamers in heart of the action. For more information visit www.visitlasvegas.com.

Break Sponsor

Generator Studio is a full-service architecture and interior design firm that calls Kansas City home. We specialize in hospitality, sports, and commercial projects. Through a wealth of experience and a collaborative approach, we have built a sterling industry reputation and growth fueled by repeat business and both local and national referrals. But make no mistake – at Generator, there is no formula for success. We approach each project with fresh eyes focused on creating developments that are inherently economically and environmentally sustainable.

Badge Sponsor

Franchises and governing bodies, team owners, media companies, investors and financiers turn to Latham & Watkins’ Entertainment, Sports & Media and Emerging Company  lawyers for seasoned advice on a full spectrum of legal issues affecting the sports & esports industries – from team purchases, investments and sales to stadium matters, broadcast and media licenses and corporate sponsorships.

For more information visit https://www.lw.com/.

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.

Official 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.


Since 1952 K&K Insurance has provided custom, innovative insurance products for sports, leisure, recreation, motorsports and entertainment organizations across the U.S. and Canada. For both eSports and traditional sports teams, events and facilities, K&K is the name to trust—ask your insurance agent for a quote from K&K.