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Will Youth Sports Connect to the Metaverse?

Will Youth Sports Connect to the Metaverse?
  Youth sports are a significant part of the lives of kids in the U.S. However, parents, grandparents, and other family members can’t always be there in person. The GameChanger app offers a new way to watch every game. The app’s President Sameer Ahuja joined Game Changers host Katie Steinberg to talk about its impact. Ahuja explained, “It Read more

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Will Youth Sports Connect to the Metaverse?
  Youth sports are a significant part of the lives of kids in the U.S. However, parents, grandparents, and other family members can’t always be there in person. Read more
Game Changers- Episodes, Season 1
Why Has Technology Remained Stagnant in Hospitality?
Some might say Ken Patel, CEO of EV Hotel, is the next Elon Musk of the hospitality industry. Patel began his journey in hospitality as a child, helping his father in his hotel and Read more
Game Changers- Episodes, Season 1
Bridging the Investment Gap and Inefficiencies of Youth Sports
Seeing his own kids grow up playing school sports, Chuck Thompson, Nike Dallas FC president, noticed a gap in youth sports — it is inefficient and doesn’t set players up for success. Read more
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The Latest Gaming Merger Firmly Establishes Dallas as an Esports Hub
  Mike Rufail, founder and chief gaming officer at Envy Gaming, excitedly explained the gaming merger with OpTic Gaming and how Dallas is becoming an esports hub while talking Read more
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The Biggest Takeaways Hoteliers Need from New Book “Hospitality from Within”
  Commentary: Big news in the hospitality space as our very own host of Say Yes to Travel, Sarah Dandashy, has a new book on the shelves, Hospitality From Within, and it's Read more
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Envy Gaming Founder Shares the Details of the OpTic Gaming Merger
  Key Points: Esports leaders merge to drive innovation in the field. Fans are excited about the merger and what’s to come. The brands look to expand beyond esports Read more

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Material Signs: Introduction to the World of Optics
January 21, 2022
Doctors Scott Carney, chief science and technology officer at Optica, Kate Medicus, CEO at Ruda-Cardinal, and Alexis Vogt, endowed chair and professor of optics at Monroe Community College, joined Host Tyler Read more
What Defines "Success" for Safety Personnel?
What Defines “Success” for Safety Personnel?
January 21, 2022
The Safety Justice League is back and refreshed after a much-needed, restful holiday season. Jason squared (Jason Maldonado and Jason Lucas) joined Host Abby Ferri to dive into what success looks like Read more
Driving Automation: Automating Workflows in the Parcel Post and Distribution Fulfillment Industries
January 21, 2022
  Think back to ten years ago when same-day delivery was a rarity; today, nobody bats an eye at its prevalence. Dan VanderAkker, Vice President of Kasa, joined Host Daniel Litwin to explain how workflow Read more

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Envy Gaming Founder Shares the Details of the OpTic Gaming Merger
November 15, 2021
  Key Points: Esports leaders merge to drive innovation in the field. Fans are excited about the merger and what’s to come. The brands look to expand beyond esports Read more
Nike Dallas FC Was Created to Help Solve the Inefficiencies of Youth Sports
  Key Points: As new NIL rules trickle down to the highschool Read more
Does the AstroWorld Concert Bring in to Question How Large Scale Concerts Are Managed?
  Key Points: Event operators and venues need to double down on Read more
“Breaking the Pocket” Inside Warren Moon’s Unconventional Route to the NFL
Warren Moon's play on the field is what made him an NFL legend, but his path to get Read more
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“Breaking the Pocket” Inside Warren Moon’s Unconventional Route to the NFL
October 27, 2021
Warren Moon's play on the field is what made him an NFL legend, but his path to get there was anything but conventional. In this clip from the next episode of Game Changers with Katie Read more
What Makes an NBA Sponsorship a Slam Dunk?
  If you have turned on an NBA game these past couple of seasons one Read more

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hotels in 2021 is the lack of the key digital experience.
Game Changers- Episodes, Season 1
Why Has Technology Remained Stagnant in Hospitality?
December 2, 2021
Some might say Ken Patel, CEO of EV Hotel, is the next Elon Musk of the hospitality industry. Patel began his journey in hospitality as a child, helping his father in his hotel and Read more
Bridging the Investment Gap and Inefficiencies of Youth Sports
Seeing his own kids grow up playing school sports, Chuck Thompson, Nike Dallas FC Read more
The Latest Gaming Merger Firmly Establishes Dallas as an Esports Hub
  Mike Rufail, founder and chief gaming officer at Envy Gaming, excitedly Read more
After a 20 Year Professional Career, Warren Moon Had a Game Plan Post-Retirement
  Key Points: Warren Moon had a 20 year professional career in the Read more
After a 20 Year Professional Career, Warren Moon Had a Game Plan Post-Retirement
Game Changers- Episodes, Season 1
After a 20 Year Professional Career, Warren Moon Had a Game Plan Post-Retirement
November 9, 2021
  Key Points: Warren Moon had a 20 year professional career in the NFL and CFL. He founded Sports 1 Marketing after hanging up his helmet. Moon’s life could’ve Read more
The Road to Becoming a Maverick of Sponsorships
Corporate sponsorships have been a key source of revenue for professional Read more
Game Changers: Changing the Playbook After Law School
Challenging the status quo isn't for everyone. Katie Steinberg will be sitting down with the Read more
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Will Youth Sports Connect to the Metaverse?
January 11, 2022
  Youth sports are a significant part of the lives of kids in the U.S. However, parents, grandparents, and other family members can’t always be there in person. The GameChanger app offers a new way to watch every game. The app’s President Sameer Ahuja joined Game Changers host Katie Steinberg to talk about its impact. Ahuja explained, “It Read more
Why Has Technology Remained Stagnant in Hospitality?
December 2, 2021
Some might say Ken Patel, CEO of EV Hotel, is the next Elon Musk of the hospitality industry. Patel began his journey in hospitality as a child, helping his father in his hotel and working his way from the desk to roles with more responsibility. Now, he is heading the convergence of AI and hotels, which he discussed with Host Katie Steinberg. Patel Read more
Bridging the Investment Gap and Inefficiencies of Youth Sports
November 22, 2021
Seeing his own kids grow up playing school sports, Chuck Thompson, Nike Dallas FC president, noticed a gap in youth sports — it is inefficient and doesn’t set players up for success. He joined Host Katie Steinberg of Game Changers to discuss the Nike Dallas Football Club and its impact on the community. Thompson’s vision of creating a well-oiled, Read more
The Latest Gaming Merger Firmly Establishes Dallas as an Esports Hub
November 16, 2021
  Mike Rufail, founder and chief gaming officer at Envy Gaming, excitedly explained the gaming merger with OpTic Gaming and how Dallas is becoming an esports hub while talking with Host Katie Steinberg. One big change from the merger will be the name of the team — the Texas-based Call of Duty League franchise Dallas Empire will be rebranded Read more
The Biggest Takeaways Hoteliers Need from New Book “Hospitality from Within”
November 16, 2021
  Commentary: Big news in the hospitality space as our very own host of Say Yes to Travel, Sarah Dandashy, has a new book on the shelves, Hospitality From Within, and it's available for pre-order today! We wanted to catch up with Sarah and find out what her inspiration for writing this book was; Sarah has a wealth of knowledge on running Read more
Envy Gaming Founder Shares the Details of the OpTic Gaming Merger
November 15, 2021
  Key Points: Esports leaders merge to drive innovation in the field. Fans are excited about the merger and what’s to come. The brands look to expand beyond esports to media ventures. Commentary: The big news in the esports world is the merger of Envy Gaming and OpTic Gaming. This unification brings together two of esports most Read more
Nike Dallas FC Was Created to Help Solve the Inefficiencies of Youth Sports
November 12, 2021
  Key Points: As new NIL rules trickle down to the highschool level in certain states, it poses an interesting conflict for coaches to manage players that are obtaining deals and if it will cause rifts on the team. Division 1 athletics recruits athletes from across the socioeconomic spectrum and as college athletics changes the Read more
Does the AstroWorld Concert Bring in to Question How Large Scale Concerts Are Managed?
November 11, 2021
  Key Points: Event operators and venues need to double down on security. Predictive analytic technologies may be key to preventing this from happening in the future.  Tod Caflisch believes that this is a matter of controlling numbers more than anything else. Commentary: Large scale concerts are a major business with typically Read more
After a 20 Year Professional Career, Warren Moon Had a Game Plan Post-Retirement
November 9, 2021
  Key Points: Warren Moon had a 20 year professional career in the NFL and CFL. He founded Sports 1 Marketing after hanging up his helmet. Moon’s life could’ve turned out differently after growing up fatherless in Los Angeles. Commentary: On this episode of Game Changers, Host Katie Steinberg talked with Warren Moon about Read more