November 21, 2013

Braves Say AAA Team Will Remain in Gwinnett Co.

Coolray Field

(From Sports Business Journal, November 18, 2013)  The Atlanta Braves are planning on moving to Cobb County and hope that this move will go much better than the move to Gwinnett County by their AAA affiliate team.  The Gwinnett Braves move in 2009 got off to a rather rough start.  The team moved from Richmond, […]

November 7, 2013

With ‘Mansion’ A Hit, Churchill Turns To Infield

The Mansion

(From Sports Business Journal on November 3, 2103) The Churchill Downs thoroughbred racetrack recently had a $9 million renovation that included a new section known as The Mansion. The Mansion is a mega premium area where tickets start at $7,000 a person. This year’s Kentucky Derby was the first time The Mansion was open and sold […]

September 26, 2013

Nets Opening Another Team Store at Barclays

Barclays Cener, Brooklyn, New York

(from Sports Business Journal, September 23, 2013) There have been many changes to the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York in the past year. Signed retail contracts, improvements to current venue aesthetics and the opening of a second team store have all been contributing factors. Along the outside of the building, Let’s Yo!, a local […]