December 8-9, 2021
Las Vegas, NV

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Kim Damron

President & CEO, Paciolan

As President and CEO of Paciolan, Kim manages the direction and vision for the company, including client satisfaction, retention, and direction of all products, services, and solutions. In addition, she has cultivated an inclusive and supportive corporate culture at Paciolan, encouraging employee growth and development. Kim is also a member of the leadership team at the parent company, Learfield.


Before she was named President and CEO at Paciolan, Kim managed most of the company in her role as COO and developed many of the teams within the company that exist today. Before Paciolan, she also served in leadership positions at,, and Paramount Studios.


In 2017, Venues Today recognized Kim as a Woman of Influence, honoring female sports and entertainment industry leaders. Kim was named one of 50 VenuesNow All-Stars in 2019, a group of extraordinary people changing the face of the venues business. Additionally, in 2019 Kim was named to SportsBusiness Journal’s first-ever Power Player Leaders Behind the Scenes in College Sports and acknowledged as an SBJ Game Changer honoring women in sports.


Kim earned her bachelor’s degree in Communications and Sports Studies from the University of Southern California.

Thursday, December 09

Fan Expectations and the New Gameday Experience

Moderator: Bret McCormick, Staff Writer, Sports Business Journal

Kim Damron, President & CEO, Paciolan
Jovan Overshown, Senior Associate Athletics Director, External Affairs, Baylor University
Anthony Perez, CEO, VenueNext
Jeff Rubin, CEO, SIDEARM Sports