JUSTIN
KAUFENBERG

COFOUNDER & CEO
SPORTSENGINE

Sports technology visionary and leader of the market-leading youth sports technology platform.

ROB
PHYTHIAN

CEO
SPORTSHUB TECHNOLOGIES

A legend in the world of fantasy sports, sports data and gaming. Launching his next venture from The Pitch!

Jeff
Griffing

CEO
ALLOVERMEDIA

Sports media expert, with incredible experience tackling shifting media trends at Sports Illustrated and SI.com.

Marc
Parrish

INVESTOR, ADVISOR
PARRISH ADVISORS

Prolific marketing executive and leader. Successful entrepreneur and investor. Former University of Michigan swimmer.

JEFF
HINCK

GENERAL PARTNER
RALLY VENTURES

Sports tech community catalyst. Venture Capitalist focused on early stage business technology companies.

CARSON
KIPFER

COFOUNDER & PRINCIPAL DESIGNER
SPORTSENGINE

Sports tech product design leader. Cultural evangelist. Successful entrepreneur.

ANGELINA LAWTON

CEO & PRESIDENT
SPORTSDIGITA

Creator of the Digideck sponsorship & ticketing technology for teams in the NFL, NBA, NHL, MLB, MLS, NASCAR and PGA.

CHAD
BECKER

PRESIDENT & CEO
METAFARMS

Advisor, angel investor, and mentor to small and medium sized technology companies in their quest for growth.

RUDY MENENDEZ

CTO
SPORTSHUB TECHNOLOGIES

Hands on tech executive, turning good ideas into profitable companies.

PATRICK MEENAN

PARTNER
ARTHUR VENTURES

Venture capitalist investing in software startups anywhere outside Silicon Valley.

RYAN
BROSHAR

MANAGING DIRECTOR
TECHSTARS

Founder MatchStick Ventures; Managing Partner Confluence Capital. Serial entrepreneur, helping startups develop from start to exit.

BRIAN
LAWTON

MANAGING PARTNER
JNG SPORTS

Board Director SportsDigita; NHL Analyst; Former Tampa Bay Lightning executive, currently manages and brokers sale of NHL teams.

PAUL
BIEGANSKI

FOUNDER & CTO
PACKET POWER

A proven leader with a track record of successfully bridging across industries, technologies and scientific disciplines.

MONISHA
PERKASH

COFOUNDER & CEO
LUMOBODY
 

Deeply experienced innovator - and product management across marketing, engineering, and operations.

BRIAN
SCHOENBORN

SPORTS LAW ATTORNEY
USHL

General Counsel for sports, technology, and entertainment businesses.

CORY
FACTOR

PRESIDENT
SPORTSDIGITA

CEO MinuteBids; Board Pillsbury United Communities. Leader in disruptive SaaS technology.

ANNA
KLOMBIES

VP, HUMAN RESOURCES
SPORTSENGINE

Strategic HR leader. Extensive experience in scaling technology organizations. Talent Advocate.

JONATHAN STECHMANN

PARTNER
FOX ROTHSCHILD LLP

Twenty years product development, big data engineering, information security, large business development, and IP law.

These core personalities are just the beginning of a deep matrix coming together at The Pitch to support sports tech startups and entrepreneurs. The Pitch Mentor Network will continue to grow and expand in different directions, enabling partnerships and opportunities for various enterprises to emerge over the long, beautiful game. If you think your experience and expertise could be a valuable asset to The Pitch Community, please connect with us.