Executive Transactions – Sports Business Journal

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The Dolphins named former Learfield IMG College Senior Manager of Business Development for Texas A&M Ventures ELLIE PARDEE Senior Manager of Corporate Partnerships (SBJ).
Nielsen Sports & Entertainment promoted Head of Media Services ALASTAIR PITFIELD to Head of Client Strategy (SBJ).
The Nets promoted China Marketing Strategy Manager MENGYANG LIU to Head of China Business & Strategy (SBJ).
DraftKings named Integrated Marketing Operations Specialist CATHERINE LYNCH to the position of Partnership Activations, NFL Team Lead (SBJ).
MLB named former NBC Sports Group Senior Manager of Consumer Engagement JENNA SMOOT Dir of Club Marketing (SBJ).
U.S. Soccer named former NBPA Apparel Licensing Manager ASHLEY PHANOR Senior Manager of Licensing & Consumer Products (SBJ).
Caesars Sportsbook promoted Talent Acquisition Manager for Marketing and Digital CHRIS CAMPBELL to Dir of Talent Acquisition (SBJ).
Paramount+ named NFL Dir of CRM and Lifecycle Marketing ALEX REFFSIN Dir of Product Marketing (SBJ).
BSE Global promoted Social and Digital Media Coordinator for Barclays Center DANIELLE FERRARA to Social Media Manager for the venue (SBJ).
Salesforce promoted Strategic Planning & Budget Enablement Manager KATHERINE ROWE to Sports Product Marketing Manager (SBJ).
Trex Commercial named former Irwin Seating Western Regional Sales Manager RAYMOND BYRNES to the same role within its Staging Concepts business. Staging Concepts engineers and produces custom modular staging solutions for all types of venues, including, among others, sports facilities (Trex Commercial).
USA Nordic Sport named former QB Collective COO ADAM PROVOST CEO (SBJ).
NBA G League Birmingham Squadron Manager of PR and Broadcast JOSEPH HOOVEN announced that he is joining the Raiders as a media relations coordinator (SBJ).
WNBA Minnesota Lynx Basketball Communications Manager CYMONNE NEW announced she joined Octagon as Manager of Communications and Marketing (SBJ). 
Barstool Sports named JOSEPH LEHAN People & Culture Leader. Lehan had been with plant company The Sill (SBJ).
Equipment firm Staging Concepts named RAYMOND BYRNES Sales Manager for the Western region. The company has had a presence at both MSG and the Final Four (SBJ).
Innovative Partnerships Group is bringing on two execs in its Dallas office. JOHN ALPER will join as SVP/Business Development & Partnerships and AMANDA DICK comes on as an account exec. Alper will be a co-leader for IPG’s global roster of sports and entertainment properties, alongside Managing Dir MATT WIENER. He will lead the build out of a naming rights, partnerships sales and account management team and serve as a member on the IPG executive team. Prior to IPG, Alper worked for the Mavericks and FC Dallas on the team and venue side, and later spent 10 years with Premier Partnerships and Legends on the agency side. Dick comes to IPG after over a decade of experience with outfits like FC Dallas, the Cowboys, Dr. Pepper and Snapple (SBJ).
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CNBC media reporter Alex Sherman joins SBJ’s John Ourand to discuss Warner Bros. Discovery’s streaming strategy. The two talk about the company’s interest in sports rights, with Sherman noting that the company is in a cost-cutting mode, which is one reason why it has not been active in media rights negotiations over the past several months.
The Hall of Fame Village still faces financial headwinds, LIV Golf gets its first day in court and MLB sets next season’s London series.

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