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Seattle Sports Tech Meetup
11/16/2017 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pmFree
Hello Seattle Sport Techies!
Hope you all enjoyed the World Series. For November, we will host our holiday Seattle Sports Tech Meetup at Galvanize with food, drinks, prizes and giveaways!
We will also be joined by Featured Speaker – David Gravenkemper of the Seattle Sports Commission.
David has a wealth of experience working for local Seattle teams including the Supersonics and Mariners, among many others. He will share how the Sports Commission is working to improve the connection of sports and technology in the Emerald City.
David is a sports business expert with 20+ years of experience across MLB, NBA, NCAA and MiLB properties. He also worked internationally for a year with the Australian Baseball League. David’s experience is across most revenue and service areas including ticket sales, memberships, premium seating and sponsorships. He was the head of ticket sales and service at UW from[masked] and managed the Husky Stadium renovation project.
Currently David is the Director of Business Development with the Seattle Sports Commission (SSC). The SSC has been around for over 10 years and serves the community with bringing sporting events to the region with the goal of creating economic impact for the city. Some events the SSC has helped with over the years includes the Boeing Classic, Rock ‘n Roll Marathon, NCAA basketball tournament and the Pac-12 tournament for Women’s Basketball.
Taylor, Nick, Joel and the entire SEA Sports Tech Team
PS GO SOUNDERS!!!