47 episodes

In each episode of The GameDay Playbook presented by FanFood, Rob Cressy discusses how leaders are transforming the sports and live entertainment industry by leveraging technology to enhance the fan experience and operate gameday more efficiently.

The GameDay Playbook FanFood

    • Business
    • 4.7, 11 Ratings

In each episode of The GameDay Playbook presented by FanFood, Rob Cressy discusses how leaders are transforming the sports and live entertainment industry by leveraging technology to enhance the fan experience and operate gameday more efficiently.

    Fan Engagement, Technology & Pivoting with Scott San Emeterio - Ep 46

    Fan Engagement, Technology & Pivoting with Scott San Emeterio - Ep 46

    Scott San Emeterio, CEO & Founder of Ball Street Trading, joins Rob Cressy to talk about pivoting his business during COVID-19, emphasis on fan engagement, and use of technology. Why is it important for brands to not just focus on awareness but emphasize fan engagement? Why is the speed in which businesses adapt and change crucial to success right now? How are analytics, data, and the use of technology an important piece to telling a brand story? What was the writing on the wall that helped Scott and his team pivot towards an emerging opportunity?

    To see how your restaurant, establishment, or venue can benefit from FanFood’s platform please go to: https://www.fanfoodapp.com/request-demo

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    In each episode of The GameDay Playbook presented by FanFood, Rob Cressy discusses how leaders are transforming the sports and live entertainment industry by leveraging technology to enhance the fan experience and operate gameday more efficiently.

    One way you can help support the show is by subscribing to The GameDay Playbook and letting your friends and colleagues who are in the sports and technology space know about it.

    Your feedback is super important to us. We want to make sure that we deliver value for you and make this the best show possible. You can connect with us on social media and let us know what you think:

    FanFood - LinkedIn: /fanfood/ - Twitter: @FanFoodOnDemand - Instagram: @FanFoodApp - Website: www.fanfoodapp.com - You can also download the FanFood app in the iTunes store and on Google Play.
    Rob Cressy - LinkedIn: /cressy/ - Twitter: @RobCressy - Instagram: @rob_cressy - Website: www.baconsports.com
    Scott San Emeterio - LinkedIn: /scott-san-emeterio-315532124/ - Instagram: @ballstreetapp Twitter: @BallStreetApp - Twitter: @BallStreetCEO - Website: https://www.ballstreettrading.com/

    • 23 min
    Elevating The Fighting Fan Experience with Donn Davis - Ep 45

    Elevating The Fighting Fan Experience with Donn Davis - Ep 45

    Donn Davis, Co-Founder & Chairman of the Professional Fighters League, joins Rob Cressy to talk about elevating the fighting fan experience. How is the PFL engaging this underserved fanbase by using technology? Why is it so important to put the fans first? What are they doing to ensure the fans get a great fight? What does the fan experience look like moving forward?

    To see how your restaurant, establishment, or venue can benefit from FanFood’s platform please go to: https://www.fanfoodapp.com/request-demo

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    In each episode of The GameDay Playbook presented by FanFood, Rob Cressy discusses how leaders are transforming the sports and live entertainment industry by leveraging technology to enhance the fan experience and operate gameday more efficiently.

    One way you can help support the show is by subscribing to The GameDay Playbook and letting your friends and colleagues who are in the sports and technology space know about it.

    Your feedback is super important to us. We want to make sure that we deliver value for you and make this the best show possible. You can connect with us on social media and let us know what you think:

    FanFood - LinkedIn: /fanfood/ - Twitter: @FanFoodOnDemand - Instagram: @FanFoodApp - Website: www.fanfoodapp.com - You can also download the FanFood app in the iTunes store and on Google Play.
    Rob Cressy - LinkedIn: /cressy/ - Twitter: @RobCressy - Instagram: @rob_cressy - Website: www.baconsports.com
    Donn Davis - LinkedIn: /donndavis/ - Instagram: @PFLmma Twitter: @ProFightLeague - Website: https://www.pflmma.com/

    • 30 min
    How ESports is Adapting, Embracing & Building Community with John Davidson - Ep 44

    How ESports is Adapting, Embracing & Building Community with John Davidson - Ep 44

    John Davidson, Director of Business Development for PRG and President of the ESports Trade Association, joins Rob Cressy to talk about how ESports is adapting, embracing, and building community right now. ESports is in a unique position because of their roots. They started digital first then evolved into live events. How has that become an advantage and what can we learn from it? How is ESports embracing their community and enhancing their fan experience? Why is it so important for companies to embrace digital marketing and not just treat it as an add-on?

    To see how your restaurant, establishment, or venue can benefit from FanFood’s platform please go to: https://www.fanfoodapp.com/request-demo

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    In each episode of The GameDay Playbook presented by FanFood, Rob Cressy discusses how leaders are transforming the sports and live entertainment industry by leveraging technology to enhance the fan experience and operate gameday more efficiently.

    One way you can help support the show is by subscribing to The GameDay Playbook and letting your friends and colleagues who are in the sports and technology space know about it.

    Your feedback is super important to us. We want to make sure that we deliver value for you and make this the best show possible. You can connect with us on social media and let us know what you think:

    FanFood - LinkedIn: /fanfood/ - Twitter: @FanFoodOnDemand - Instagram: @FanFoodApp - Website: www.fanfoodapp.com - You can also download the FanFood app in the iTunes store and on Google Play.
    Rob Cressy - LinkedIn: /cressy/ - Twitter: @RobCressy - Instagram: @rob_cressy - Website: www.baconsports.com
    John Davidson - LinkedIn: /john-davidson-42953846/ - Twitter: @J0hnDavids0n - Twitter: @EsportsTAssoc - Website: https://esportsta.org/

    • 28 min
    Building the Spikeball Community with Chris Ruder - Ep 43

    Building the Spikeball Community with Chris Ruder - Ep 43

    Chris Ruder, Founder & CEO at Spikeball, joins Rob Cressy to talk about how he has grown Spikeball from a bootstrapped startup to building a thriving community. What was his appearance on SharkTank like? What was his bootstrapped founder mindset? How does Spikeball think about fan engagement and why do they put such a priority on serving their community? How has technology allowed them to grow and better meet the needs of their fans?

    To see how your restaurant, establishment, or venue can benefit from FanFood’s platform please go to: https://www.fanfoodapp.com/request-demo

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    In each episode of The GameDay Playbook presented by FanFood, Rob Cressy discusses how leaders are transforming the sports and live entertainment industry by leveraging technology to enhance the fan experience and operate gameday more efficiently.

    One way you can help support the show is by subscribing to The GameDay Playbook and letting your friends and colleagues who are in the sports and technology space know about it.

    Your feedback is super important to us. We want to make sure that we deliver value for you and make this the best show possible. You can connect with us on social media and let us know what you think:

    FanFood - LinkedIn: /fanfood/ - Twitter: @FanFoodOnDemand - Instagram: @FanFoodApp - Website: www.fanfoodapp.com - You can also download the FanFood app in the iTunes store and on Google Play.
    Rob Cressy - LinkedIn: /cressy/ - Twitter: @RobCressy - Instagram: @rob_cressy - Website: www.baconsports.com
    Chris Ruder - LinkedIn: /chrisruder/ - Twitter: @SpikeballChris - Twitter: @Spikeball - Instagram: @Spikeball - Instagram: @spikeballchris - Website: https://spikeball.com/

    • 30 min
    Grassroots Opportunities with Rich Scorza - Ep 42

    Grassroots Opportunities with Rich Scorza - Ep 42

    Rich Scorza, Founder at Huzzah Sports, joins Rob Cressy to talk about grassroots marketing & strategies. How can sponsorships still be sold in this current landscape? Why is focusing on the community so important right now and how will that put you in a position to succeed in the future? What role does technology play in giving back?

    To see how your restaurant, establishment, or venue can benefit from FanFood’s platform please go to: https://www.fanfoodapp.com/request-demo

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    In each episode of The GameDay Playbook presented by FanFood, Rob Cressy discusses how leaders are transforming the sports and live entertainment industry by leveraging technology to enhance the fan experience and operate gameday more efficiently.

    One way you can help support the show is by subscribing to The GameDay Playbook and letting your friends and colleagues who are in the sports and technology space know about it.

    Your feedback is super important to us. We want to make sure that we deliver value for you and make this the best show possible. You can connect with us on social media and let us know what you think:

    FanFood - LinkedIn: /fanfood/ - Twitter: @FanFoodOnDemand - Instagram: @FanFoodApp - Website: www.fanfoodapp.com - You can also download the FanFood app in the iTunes store and on Google Play.
    Rob Cressy - LinkedIn: /cressy/ - Twitter: @RobCressy - Instagram: @rob_cressy - Website: www.baconsports.com
    Rich Scorza - LinkedIn: /richscorza/ - Twitter: @HuzzahSports Website: http://huzzahsports.com/

    • 23 min
    Sports Content Innovation with Jay Sharman - Ep 41

    Sports Content Innovation with Jay Sharman - Ep 41

    Jay Sharman, CEO at TeamWorksMedia, joins Rob Cressy to talk about sports content innovation. Why are large market teams and media companies recycling old content when fans want reinventing? What is the value proposition to watch old games? Why is there a huge opportunity to create low production value content that gives great access? What can we learn from Steph Curry jumping on Instagram Live, the Drone Racing league, or NASCAR ESports iRacing?

    To see how your restaurant, establishment, or venue can benefit from FanFood’s platform please go to: https://www.fanfoodapp.com/request-demo

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    In each episode of The GameDay Playbook presented by FanFood, Rob Cressy discusses how leaders are transforming the sports and live entertainment industry by leveraging technology to enhance the fan experience and operate gameday more efficiently.

    One way you can help support the show is by subscribing to The GameDay Playbook and letting your friends and colleagues who are in the sports and technology space know about it.

    Your feedback is super important to us. We want to make sure that we deliver value for you and make this the best show possible. You can connect with us on social media and let us know what you think:

    FanFood - LinkedIn: /fanfood/ - Twitter: @FanFoodOnDemand - Instagram: @FanFoodApp - Website: www.fanfoodapp.com - You can also download the FanFood app in the iTunes store and on Google Play.
    Rob Cressy - LinkedIn: /cressy/ - Twitter: @RobCressy - Instagram: @rob_cressy - Website: www.baconsports.com
    Jay Sharman - LinkedIn: /jaysharman/ - Twitter: @_JaySharman Website: www.teamworksmedia.com

    • 31 min

Customer Reviews

4.7 out of 5
11 Ratings

11 Ratings

Nathan The Bruce ,

Featuring Real Innovators in Sports

Our team loves getting the latest content from those who are progressively innovating in sports.

The latest episode with Donn Davis, Co-Founder & Chairman of the Professional Fighters League was insightful and exciting. Check it out!

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Awesome guests, deep conversations

Love the guests and the topics in this podcast. Hugely informative and a must listen for anyone interested in fan experience, sports tech and sports business. Highly recommend.

brandmichael18 ,

Great for students!

Fantastic resource for keeping up with the latest trends in sports tech! I love that I’m able to bring up so much of what’s discussed on this podcast in my sports management classes 👍

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