Fanisko names sports executive Rob Thompson as a strategic adviser
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Fanisko, a unique one-stop digital fan engagement platform that helps sports and entertainment brands increase mobile fan retention, digital engagement and revenue opportunities, announced today it has added Rob Thompson, a 28+ year experienced sports management and media executive, to its advisory board to help plan for college sports market entry.
Rob, who started his advisory role in December 2019, will closely work with Fanisko’s management team.
Rob’s past experience include National Football League, Arena Football League, North American Sports Group and The Walt Disney Company. He is the author of Amazon number one new book release in 2018, host of SportsBiz podcast "Interview With Influencers" and "Startup & Start Overs" and currently the Director of Athletic Development for his alma mater University of New Haven’s Athletic Capital Campaign.
Sathish Chittibabu, CEO of Fanisko said: “College sports in North America is a $13B+ business with passionate and loyal fans and the opportunity for digital fan engagement is massive. We are excited to bring Rob on board and collaborate with some of the highly engaging college sports programs.”
“I’m thrilled to join the advisory board of Fanisko. I truly believe in the founders and the platform is a game changer with sustainable fan engagement, sponsorship activation and ROI analytic tools.” commented Rob.
Fanisko enables digital transformation for innovative sports teams and brands. Fanisko’s innovative platform, Fanisko | Engage™, offers personalization, social integration, gamification, loyalty rewards and mixed reality experiences and provides fan and sponsor analytics so that teams and sponsors can understand their fans better, and ultimately convert casual fans into digital diehards.
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