2023 Conference Speakers


CEO
SeasonShare

Vice President, Ticket Sales and Service
Columbus Crew

Senior Interior Designer, Senior Principal
Populous

Senior Manager, Ticketing
MLB

Vice President of Club Business & Analytics
National Hockey League

Vice President, Client Success
Venuetize

Director, Marketing & Advertising
Sacramento Kings

Sr. Vice President
Penske Entertainment

Co-Founder
The NFT Brewery

Sr. Director, Premium and Membership Development
Detroit Pistons

Revenue Analyst
NBA

Director of Architecture
Generator Studio

Vice President, Ticket Sales
Washington Commanders

Director of Business Solutions & Analytics
TD Garden and Boston Bruins

SVP Revenue and Growth
ASM Global

Vice President, Ticket Sales Development
Indiana Pacers & Fever

Chief Learning Officer
ISBI 360

Director Global Engineer/Architecture
HPE Aruba Networking

Director of Business Development
Elevate97

Founder/President
The Right Stuff Consulting, Inc.

Senior Program Director
Czarnowski

Associate Athletics Director for Development, Operations
University of Illinois Athletics

Director, Premium Service and Operations
Minnesota Wild & Xcel Energy Center

Facilities/Fan Experience/Ticketing Reporter
Sports Business Journal / Daily

Partner & Co-Chair of the Cybersecurity and Global Security Practices
Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman, LLP

Vice President of Security
Golden State Warriors/Chase Center

Vice President of Creative Strategy and Business Development
Elevate

Vice President of Sales
TextUs

Director of Development and Hospitality
Green Bay Packers

Vice President, Analytics & Digital Innovation
Indianapolis Colts

Vice President, Premium Partnerships
Prudential Center and New Jersey Devils

Foodservice Strategic Development Director
FOH®

Lumen Smart Solutions Senior Practice Director
Lumen

Executive Vice President
ASM Global Europe

Hospitality Business Development Management for The Americas
HPE Aruba Networking

Director of Interior Design
Generator Studio

Global Accounts Director
Belden

Vice President of Product & Technology
Cleveland Cavaliers

CEO
Virtual Tables

Principal
EwingCole

Founder and Managing Partner
Stratoscope

Senior Vice President
Elevate X, Elevate Sports Ventures

Partner, Global Head of Sport, Entertainment & Major Events
Control Risks

Director of Security and Advert Program Developer
UWM

Research Director
Sports Business Journal

Head of Premium Partnerships Sales & Services
Tepper Sports & Entertainment

AVP, Ticket Technology & Logistics
Indiana Pacers

President
Oster Coaching

Director, Premium Seating
Oilers Entertainment Group Sports & Entertainment

Senior Analyst of Strategy & Analytics
E15 Group

NCDIQ, Lead Interior Designer
TVS Design

Executive Vice President & Spectrum Center General Manager
Hornets Sports & Entertainment

Vice President of Culinary,
SAVOR...

Special Agent
Federal Bureau of Investigation

Vice President of Guest Experience
UBS Arena

Vice President of Premium Sales and Service
Nashville Predators

SVP of Corporate Sales
Cambria

Senior Interior Project Designer, Senior Associate
Perkins+Will

Vice President, Guest and Culinary Experience
Pacers Sports & Entertainment

Owner, Indy Eleven
Founder and Chairman, Keystone Group

Chief Revenue Officer
Weldon, Williams & Lick

Vice President of Sports
JMA Wireless

IIFX Distinguished Fellow

Chief Reinvention Officer & International Bestselling Author
Gayle Keller, LLC/Theodora Speaks

President & Chief Executive Officer
Indy Sports & Entertainment | Indy Eleven

VP, Guest Experiences
AMB Sports and Entertainment

Head, AI Technical Business Development
HPE AI Solutions North America, HPE AI Solutions North America

VP of Corporate Development & Guest Relations
Minnesota Vikings

VP, Data Analytics and Digital
AEG

National Director, Sports & Entertainment, Senior Vice President
JLL Project and Development Services

Founder/President
Halo Concierge & Travel

Programming Director for Sport & New Business
ASM Global

CMO
Wicket

Senior Vice President, Sales & Ticketing
FC Cincinnati

Vice President of Innovation
Indiana Sports Corp

Director on Aruba’s Wireless CTO Team
Aruba

Director, Premium Sales
Crypto.com Arena – AEG

Principal, Director of Marketing
Perkins&Will

Director of Premium Services & Experiences
Detroit Lions

Chief Experience Officer
Speedway Motorsports

Senior Project Designer
Generator Studio

Safety, Security & Stadium Event Operations Executive
Former Executive Vice President & General Manager Levi's Stadium

Vice President of Ticket Sales and Service
Indianapolis Colts

Chief Diversity Officer and Senior Corporate Counsel
Penske Entertainment Corp.

Vice President of Security
AMB Sports + Entertainment

Owner
Joe Lewis Company 

Vice President, Sports
Evolv

Vice President Security and Event Services
Indiana Pacers

Director of Premium Hospitality
San Jose Sharks

Vice President, Ticket Sales & Service
Sporting KC

Founder
SecurEvent Solutions

Senior Manager, Corporate Partnerships and Premium Hospitality
Cleveland Guardians Baseball

CFO
Mercedes Benz Stadiums

Assistant Athletic Director, Ticketing, Department of Athletics
Ohio State Athletics

Director of Premium Sales & Service
Indianapolis Colts

Principal/Sports Practice Director
Dimensional Innovations

Director Venue Operations & Production
Kroenke Sports & Entertainment

Director, Team Marketing & Business Operations
NBA

Global Director, Physical and Cybersecurity Ecosystems
Intel

Head of Events
BSE, Barclays Center

Vice President of Premium Sales
Minnesota Vikings Football, LLC

President
Databuoy Corportion

Senior Director, Live Event Operations
National Football League

Senior Director – Ticket Sales & Service
Kansas City Royals

Senior Vice President, Marketing & Business Analytics
Arizona Diamondbacks

Principal Consultant, Professional Services
Verizon

Director of Sustainability/GOAL Senior Program Director
OVG360

President
CK2 Technologies & Arbuckle Pringle Robotics

President & CEO
Tyson Group

VP Industry Research, Sr Managing Partner - Gaming & Hospitality
InfoTech

President
Crypto.com Arena, Microsoft Theater and L.A. LIVE

Principal and Founder
Honeycomb Strategies

Program Director of the Interprofessional Doctor of Health Science and Doctor of Medicine
University of the Pacific

Chief Executive Officer
Linkroom, LLC 

Communications Expert
Founder, Power Body Language

Sustainability Program Leader
Penske Entertainment

Vice President of Engineering and Construction
Pacers Sports and Entertainment

Director of Member Services
Mercedes-Benz Stadium

VP, Partner Success
FEVO

Chief Operating Officer
Scandinavian Building Services Ltd.

Head of Venues and Gaming
Intel

ASAIC
United States Secret Service

Principal, Senior Interior Designer
Populous

Vice President, Innovation & Digital Strategy
St. Louis Blues, Enterprise Center & Stifel Theatre

Managing Director
Secure Sports Solutions “S3”

Chief Architect of Serious Fun
ROSSETTI

Vice President, Business Development & Premium Sales
Phoenix Suns & Phoenix Mercury

Senior Account Executive, Luxury
Altrata

President & COO
Pacers Sports & Entertainment

Owner’s Representative
Pacers Sports & Entertainment

Senior Associate Athletic Director, Ticketing and Business Analytics
Sun Devil Athletics

Vice President, Suite Sales
Monumental Sports & Entertainment - Capital One Arena

Managing Director
Critical Insights Consultancy Ltd. 

Strategy Analyst
Orlando Magic

Executive Vice President of Canadian Operations
Scandinavian Building Services Ltd.

Chief Executive Officer
Ticketnology

Chief Solutions Architect, NTT Smart Platform 
NTT Ltd.

VP, Venue Acquisition
Extenet

Vice President, Ticketing & Premium
Comcast Spectacor & Philadelphia Flyers

Vice President, Team Marketing & Business Operations
National Basketball Association

Director of Fan Experience & Sustainability
Philadelphia Eagles

President
Indiana Sports Corp

EdD
Boston College

Vice President of Ticket Sales and Service
Milwaukee Bucks

Founder
OnePlan and VenueTwin

Chief Executive Officer & Founder
TurnStyle

Chief Information Officer
Penske Entertainment

Chief Illuminations Officer
Venue Solutions Group

Head of Sales, North America
AiFi Inc.

Vice President of Corporate Security
Ilitch Holdings, Inc.

CEO
Pacers Sports & Entertainment

Owner
Hunden Partners

Vice President – Fan Intelligence, Strategy & Analytics
National Hockey League

Senior Director of Sales, AEG
KFC Yum! Center

Founder
QuizWizards

Founder - Strategy, Commercial, and Placemaking Director
FORWARD ASSOCIATES

Chief Listening Officer, Managing Partner
Venue Solutions Group

President & CEO
Scandinavian Building Services Ltd.

Vice President Executive Search and Team Consulting
General Sports Worldwide

Director of Business Development
SuperQuickQuestion

Senior Vice President Global Partnerships
T-Mobile Arena

Director of Sports Wagering and Paid Fantasy Sports
Indiana Gaming Commission

Vice President, Sales & Strategy
Churchill Downs

Associate Athletics Director - Ticket Operations
Kansas University Athletics

Club Business Development
NFL

President
Suite Experience Group

QuizWizards

Owner & GM
Ohana Towels LLC

Vice President, Operations & Development
Speedway Motorsports, Inc. (SMI)

Naismith & Women’s Basketball Hall of Famer
Catch the Stars Foundation

Strategy & Business Development Manager, Service Providers
Aruba

Chief Medical Officer
Aveshka

VP Sports and Venues
Honeycomb Strategies

Smart Solutions SME
Lumen Technologies

Manager, Suites and Premium Sales
Minnesota Twins Baseball Club

Vice President, Applications & Innovation
JMA Wireless

President & CCO
Pacers Sports & Entertainment

Chief Commercial And Products Officer
PlatForce

SVP, Client Experience
Utah Jazz, Smith Entertainment Group, LLC

Director, Arena Experience Strategy
Atlanta Hawks & State Farm Arena

Director of Interior Design
Populous

District Manager
Sodexo Live!