Dan Migala on Big Bash success and Christine Stoffel on Melbourne and SEAT

Dan Migala works with plenty of sports teams in his role with Property Consulting Group so why is a US sports business guy talking about cricket?  Dan helped Cricket Australia develop Big Bash League as a new sports entertainment option for sports fans.  Also on this week's podcast Sean chats with Christine Stoffel from SEAT who has been in Melbourne for a busy week of brainstorming and networking.

On this Sports Geek Podcast you will learn:

  • Why Cricket Australia wanted to develop Big Bash League
  • How Dan approached the Australia sports scene
  • The importance to providing a family atmosphere at Big Bash games
  • What Dan has learned over 4 years of Big Bash
  • Why seagulls are tough in Australia
  • Christine's take on Melbourne Sports Business scene
  • Why Christine was blown away by attendees at #SportsBizMelb
  • What we learned about ticket sales at another sold out Asian Cup
  • Why you should be at SEAT in London or San Francisco to join Dan and Christine
Dan Migala and Christine Stoffel at Big Bash game at the MCG

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Posts from Christine's visit to Melbourne you may have missed

Fun meeting Melbourne #sportbiz community with #MelbSportsBiz

At the Big Bash game watching Stars Vs Scorchers at MCG

At the Asian Cup Quarter Final

At @afcasiancup with @NatalleBrown @jill_brown @margaret_zita #ac2015

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And finishing the week at the Australian Open

#aoselfie with #AusOpen hashtag with @cbrcio

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Finished the week with a quick chat with Sean Callanan on ABC Grandstand


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