AXS is a global ticketing platform, offering best-in-class ticketing, marketing and data technology in a single platform to suit every client size and type, from small music clubs to the largest sports stadiums. AXS is the ticketing partner for over 350 premier venues, sports teams, event organizers around the world, including JAM Productions, Pabst Theater Group, AEG Presents, The O2, STAPLES Center, T-Mobile Arena, Red Rocks Amphitheatre, Minnesota Timberwolves, Houston Rockets and the Vegas Golden Knights. AXS powers both primary and resale marketplaces, leveraging integrated technology and analytics to enable clients to sell the right ticket to the right fan at the right price. Headquartered in Los Angeles, California, AXS employs more than 350 professionals in multiple locations worldwide, including Cleveland, Charlotte, Dallas, Denver, London, and Stockholm.
Technology is transforming physical security to make everywhere safer, enhancing the visitor experience and improving weapons detection. Our security system has scanned second only to the TSA in the US, and our technology combines powerful, advanced sensors with proven artificial intelligence (AI), security ecosystem integrations, and comprehensive analytics to detect threats 10 times faster than metal detectors.
Logitix is a ground-breaking one-stop-shop ticketing platform that combines pricing optimization and real-time ticket distribution/processing along with real-time insights into marketplace data + buyer behaviors.
Logitix is an industry leading live event ticketing distribution platform that works with the largest events, promoters, rights holders, and resellers in the world. More than just a technology solution, Logitix offers creative partnerships and customized solutions to meet each partners individual needs.
The USL is the fastest-growing and most compelling soccer organization in the world. Managing seven leagues with clubs in 200 communities across the United States, it is actively shaping the future of soccer in America. The USL is entering an ambitious strategic growth phase in the run-up to the FIFA 2026 World Cup, developing more than 30 stadium projects and launching up to 50 new professional clubs, including a significant number of women’s pro clubs, in the next four years.
A division of leading entertainment and sports agency Creative Artists Agency (CAA), CAA ICON is the world’s-leading owners representative and strategic management consulting firm for public and private sports and entertainment facility owners/operators, professional franchises, and leagues. With more than 55 sports, entertainment, and public assembly projects and over 2,000 consulting engagements, CAA ICON has managed the development of many of the most successful venues around the world, spanning 11 professional sports leagues, totaling nearly $40 billion. CAA ICON offers world-class service in the areas of project management, strategic advisory, feasibility and planning, and beyond. For more information about CAA ICON, visit www.caaicon.com.
With more than 20 years delivering innovative technology solutions to the sports industry, Fortress provides a state-of-the-art platform designed to enhance the fan experience and drive new revenue streams in and out of the stadium. It's cutting-edge software and hardware solutions for digital ticketing, access control, contactless payment, and loyalty programs, are deployed by more than 140 professional sports teams worldwide. To find out more, visit www.fortressgb.com
For nearly three decades, Mortenson has been shaping skylines across the country while building a reputation as the most respected name in sports construction. This U.S.-based, family-owned company has ranked in the top three sports builders by Engineering News-Record for nearly a decade, with over 200 projects valued at $14 billion. Mortenson’s expanding portfolio of integrated services helps its customers move their strategies forward, ensuring their investments result in high-performing assets. The result is a turnkey partner, fully invested in the business success of its customers. For additional information, visit https://www.mortenson.com/sports.
For nearly four decades, Populous has designed the places where people love to be together like Yankee Stadium, the Super Bowl and Climate Pledge Arena. Named one of the Top 50 Most Innovative Companies in the world and the No. 1 architecture firm by Fast Company, the firm has designed more than 3,000 projects worth $40 billion across the world. In Nashville, Populous recently celebrated the opening of GEODIS Park, a world-class venue that fits seamlessly into its site and reflects authentic Nashville culture, and has played a role in key venues across the city, from breakthrough developments at Vanderbilt University to the development of Bridgestone Arena and First Tennessee Park. Populous’ comprehensive design work includes architecture, interior design, event planning and overlay, branded environments, wayfinding and graphics, planning and urban design, landscape architecture, aviation and transport design, hotels and hospitality, and sustainable design consulting. Populous has offices on four continents with regional centers in Kansas City, London and Brisbane. For more information visit www.populous.com.
Alvarado dormakaba Group offers a comprehensive portfolio of access control solutions for sports and entertainment venues. We offer a full line of intelligent admission turnstiles, entry pedestals, suite scanners and handheld validation terminals running on Windows and Android platforms. Our industry leading, GateLink10 access control software, is used by ticketing companies and venues worldwide. Third-party systems can also integrate directly to our turnstiles, entry pedestals and other admission devices through easily implemented web service protocols. Visit https://www.alvaradomfg.com/sports-entertainment-products/
Introducing the GOLD STANDARD in Events.
SPIRE + (your swim, track & field, wrestling, basketball, volleyball, esports, soccer, etc. event)
Our complex is one the largest indoor, multi-sport, training and competition facilities in the world. With more than 750,000 sq. ft. under roof and acres of outdoor recreational space, SPIRE has the unique capacity to simultaneously host clubs, leagues, tournaments and championship events, no matter the weather or season. Every consideration has been taken to create an unparalleled experience.
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.
Sports Business Journal sits at the epicenter of the sports industry. SBJ provides the news, the networking and the data to equip the most powerful executives in sports business to make more informed decisions, deals and partnerships. SBJ’s award-winning media content is delivered via multiple media platforms, unparalleled networking opportunities through its hallmark events and awards and market-leading data.
Sports Business Journal’s weekly and daily content provides original reporting and news aggregation, plus newsletters, podcasts and video. SBJ’s renowned events create opportunities for lead generation and partnerships as well as showcase the industry’s best talent in widely viewed awards series. SBJ Atlas is the gateway to the data the industry needs to enable better deal-making with proprietary information on every type of deal.