Acting as the internal agency for AEG, AEG Global Partnerships oversees worldwide sponsorship, licensing, and broadcast sales, servicing and activation for over 130 world-class venues across five continents and numerous other assets including sports franchises, events, tours, festivals and digital content among other AEG holdings. Some of AEG’s assets include: The O2, Crypto.com Arena, L.A. LIVE, T-Mobile Arena, LA Kings, LA Galaxy, Dignity Health Sports Park, Coachella and Stagecoach.
Proskauer has more than 55 years of experience counseling the world’s premier sports organizations on their most critical and complex matters. Lawyers in our market-leading Sports Group play a pivotal role in the transactions, negotiations and litigations that are at the leading edge of the business of sports. We pride ourselves on our deep knowledge of the business of sports and on rendering legal advice that is informed by business realities and current trends. We confront the problems that arise daily in this ever-evolving industry by applying a collaborative and creative approach that leverages our attorneys’ unrivaled experience in corporate, labor and employment, litigation, antitrust, real estate, bankruptcy, intellectual property, sports betting, media and tax issues. For more information, please visit https://www.proskauer.com/industries/sports
Sportradar is the leading global sports technology company creating immersive experiences for sports fans and bettors. Established in 2001, the company is well-positioned at the intersection of the sports, media and betting industries, providing sports federations, news media, consumer platforms and sports betting operators with a range of solutions to help grow their business. Sportradar employs more than 3,000 full time employees in 20 countries, world-wide. It is our commitment to excellent service, quality and reliability that makes Sportradar the trusted partner of more than 1,700 customers in over 120 countries and an official partner of the NBA, NHL, MLB, NASCAR, UEFA, FIFA, ICC and ITF. Sportradar covers over 890,000 events annually across 92 sports. With deep industry relationships, Sportradar is not just redefining the sports fan experience; it also safeguards sports through its Integrity Services offerings across the world. www.sportradar.com
KINEXON is the first, and so far, only sports performance monitoring and analytics provider on the market that covers the complete range of performance data for team sports. Whether it be impacting the way teams practice and prepare for the demands of a long season or providing fans with a new way to connect with the game, KINEXON is revolutionizing the way sports are being played and consumed. That is why more than 400 teams, leagues, and events worldwide rely on KINEXON’s next level technology. In 2022, KINEXON completed a successful $130 Million Series A fundraise led by Thomas H. Lee Partners, L.P. (“THL”).
Accelerate Sports is a boutique investment bank focused on sports-related businesses, teams, and leagues. We help our clients facilitate M&A, limited partner equity sales, expansion ownership groups, private equity and debt investments, and partnership transactions throughout the globe. Our team has a unique blend of investment banking, private equity, legal, and accounting experience. We have completed or are currently working on transactions in the NBA, NHL, MLS, NFL, MLB, USL, and other sports leagues.
KPMG LLP is the U.S. firm of the KPMG global organization of independent professional services firms providing audit, tax and advisory services. KPMG is widely recognized for being a great place to work and build a career. Our people share a sense of purpose in the work we do, and a strong commitment to community service, inclusion and diversity, and eradicating childhood illiteracy. In addition, we build highly collaborative teams that thrive on unpacking and solving even the toughest business challenges with our clients.
Official Health and Safety Planning Partner
Gathering safely takes more planning than it used to. Luckily, we excel at that. SafeSpace is a collection of health & safety planning experts focused on helping brands, agencies, properties, and venues plan and produce safe events for their staff, fans and key stakeholders. Our carefully calculated team is composed of Environmental Infection Control Consultants, Certified Industrial Hygienists, Certified Safety Professionals and Seasoned Event Marketing Professionals who work collectively to ensure your events are up to code and your guests are comfortable and excited to be on site. We develop event specific protocols that manage the risks associated with COVID-19, including; mitigation consultancy & planning, training & education, on-site COVID compliance officers, on-site testing & screening, contact tracing & monitoring, disinfecting & sanitizing and customized PPE.