FREEHOLD, NJ, January 23, 2017 — Prodigy Sports is pleased to announce the recent placement of Sam Cole as Director of Corporate Partnerships for Experience.
Cole formerly served as the New Orleans Pelicans and Saints’ Senior Director of Corporate Partnerships after spending four years as Senior Manager of Corporate Partnerships for the Washington Nationals. Additionally, he spent three years with International Speedway Corporation. Cole also has worked with the Jaguars, Scheer Sports, Team Racing Auto Circuit, PRI Productions, SMG and Events DC.
In his new role, Cole will be responsible for generating new business opportunities with new and existing Experience partners who are looking to engage with consumers in a more meaningful way. He will be the key business leader driving this effort while working closely with the Marketing, Operations, and Product teams.
At Experience, we exist to ensure that fans have an incredible time at live events. Our fan engagement platform is in use at over 300+ sports and music live event partners around the world and allows fans to personalize their live event experience from their mobile device.
As the business grew and we started working with more sports and entertainment organizations, we signed strategic partnerships with the pillars in live entertainment, like the NFL, Ticketmaster and Live Nation, MLBAM and tickets.com, FELD entertainment, Spectra, and Veritix. We reimagined how fans could attend events through subscription access and simplified last-minute ticket purchases. We’ve developed the only season ticket technology that adapts to your fan’s life.
About Prodigy Sports
With a staff that carries nearly 60 years of experience across multiple business segments, Prodigy Sports is a nationwide leader in senior-level executive search and recruitment. Prodigy Sports brings a personal touch to each search by adapting to the unique personality and culture of the client, knowing successful executive recruiting comes from thoroughly understanding the team culture, the intricacies of the sports business and the extensive professional qualifications and skills needed to fill a role. Founded in 2008, Prodigy Sports has grown into a nation-wide leader through the sports and entertainment industries.