In this week’s episode, podcast co-hosts Eric Fisher and Chris Russo interview Kash Shaikh, chairman and chief executive of startup pro baseball league Baseball United, and Baseball Hall of Famer Barry Larkin, a Baseball United owner and board member. Fisher and Russo also discuss Dan Snyder’s move to consider potential equity transactions regarding the National Football League’s Washington Commanders, the star-studded investor group for golf technology startup TMRW Sports, new investment for prominent agency Wasserman, a historic high point in North American pro teams up for sale including the National Hockey League’s Ottawa Senators, and business impacts from the marked decline in the market for sports-related non-fungible tokens (NFTs).
California-based sports marketing, music and talent agency Wasserman has strengthened its presence in the European sports market by acquiring Madrid-based BSE Media Group
California-based sports marketing, music and talent agency Wasserman has received a strategic investment from private equity firm Providence Equity Partners
California-based sports talent agency Wasserman has acquired golf agency Mullhaupt Management and hired Chris Mullhaupt as its new vice-president of golf
California-based sports talent agency Wasserman has acquired global rugby union specialist Esportif, which will be rebranded and operate as Wasserman Rugby