Chicago (October 15, 2013) – InStadium is excited to announce its recent hire of Pat Coyle, who is moving from the role of Senior Strategic Advisor to the full time position of Vice President of Audience Platforms. Within this role, Coyle will lead InStadium’s effort to leverage technology, enhance fan experience and drive value for InStadium and its ecosystem partners. Coyle’s proven background in building, scaling, and implementing new technologies in the sports market will help ensure InStadium’s continued growth.
Coyle comes to InStadium with 16 years of experience in the sports world. Most recently, he ran his own company, Coyle Media, where he counseled dozens of sports properties across the NFL, NBA, NHL, NASCAR, PGA TOUR, NCAA, and beyond. Coyle previously spent 11 years with the Indianapolis Colts as Director of Marketing.
“We’ve been fortunate to get to know Pat as we’ve worked together on a number of strategic initiatives over several months,” said Barrett Davie, InStadium’s EVP and Founder. “He is an incredible person, smart, action-oriented, and very highly regarded by those professionals in the industry who are focused on enabling and enhancing game day experience. It will be awesome to have him on board full time!”
Within the new role, Coyle’s responsibilities include expanding InStadium’s content and revenue strategies from planning to execution. Coyle will also be responsible for continuing the testing and implementation of InStadium’s mobile strategy, developing and executing InStadium’s technology stewardship plan, and overseeing the roll out of new content management networks. In addition, Coyle will play a large role in building and managing InStadium’s partner ecosystem to solidify and expand relationships with teams.
Coyle’s experience and vision make him an optimal addition to the InStadium team and integral part of the company’s future.
Pat Coyle can be reached via [email protected]