November 9-10, 2021
New York, NY

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Steve Byrd

Head, Sports Content & Partnerships, U.S., Sportradar

Steve Byrd is head of sports content & partnerships, U.S. at Sportradar. A thirty-year veteran of the sports industry, Steve joined Sportradar’s U.S. operation as chief commercial officer in May 2015. After building out the U.S. sales team, Byrd transitioned into his current global role in May 2017.


This follows a stint during which he served as a consultant and advisory board member for a number of global digital sports firms. Previously, Byrd was co-chief operating officer at STATS, leading their growth and relationships with leagues, federations, broadcasters, brands, and technology firms for nearly two decades.


Byrd is a founding board member of the Fantasy Sports Trade Association and serves as an executive-in-residence for his alma mater, The University of Chicago Booth School of Business.

Tuesday, November 09

The Future of Sports Betting: Presentation by Sportradar

Moderator: Mark Burns, Staff Writer, Sports Business Journal

Steve Byrd, Head, Sports Content & Partnerships, U.S., Sportradar
Keith Wachtel, Chief Business Officer and Executive Vice President, Global Partnerships , NHL