Industry Moves

Raffaella Valentino, the former head of sponsorship sales at the Team Marketing agency, and Marcel Wiegmann, former senior partnership development manager at Liverpool FC, have teamed up to co-found BallGame…

Vijay Rajput, senior vice-president, business head of the sports business, and head of affiliate sales and product distribution at Discovery India, will leave the broadcaster, it has been reported

The IMG agency has recruited experienced broadcast production executive Jo Ormston to the newly-created role of director of business development for its global production business

Experienced international media rights executive Jochen Lösch has become a non-executive board member at British Fencing.

Deltatre, the international technology company, has announced that chief executive Giampiero Rinaudo will soon retire from the role after more than 35 years with the business, with Andrea Marini, existing…

Major League Rugby has appointed former Octagon and DC United executive Harry Hardy as its new chief commercial officer

The National Women’s Soccer League has appointed veteran soccer executive Marla Messing as the organization's interim chief executive amid the search for a full-time commissioner.

David Baker has announced that he is retiring from his position as president and executive director of the Pro Football Hall of Fame, a role he has occupied since January 2014

The English Premier League’s head of media sales for Asia-Pacific, Michael Edelston, is leaving the organisation to take up a senior media-rights role at Formula E.

The International Olympic Committee is looking to recruit a head of virtual sports to lead its efforts to develop virtual derivatives of Olympic sports and even consider their inclusion on the Olympic…

Vincent Gaillard, the former chief executive of European Professional Club Rugby, is to take up a new role as executive director of World Rowing

Daniel von Busse, chief operating officer at Sport1, is to leave the German sports broadcaster, it has been reported

A withdrawal of support by Australian state cricket bodies has led to Earl Eddings stepping down as Cricket Australia's chairman

The eSkootr Championship (eSC), the world’s first racing series for electric scooters, has recruited Richard Norton as its head of commercial partnerships and strategy.

Carsten Schmidt has stepped down from his role as managing director of Bundesliga side Hertha Berlin with immediate effect for what have been described as reasons connected to his private family life

Marketing agency MKTG Sports and Entertainment has named Dominic Curran as its new managing director in the Americas, with the role to cover the US and Canada

Barney Francis, the former managing director of Sky Sports, has been recruited as executive vice-president, global production at the IMG agency