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#IceBucketChallenge accepted

What is the #IceBucketChallenge? Have you been living under a rock?  The Ice Bucket Challenge is a viral fund raising and awareness raising phenomenon for ALS and MND (Motor Neurone Disease as it is known in Australia).  So far many celebrities, athletes and technology and political figures have accepted the challenge to tip a bucket [...]

By | 2017-09-17T18:48:35+00:00 August 23rd, 2014|Marketing|0 Comments

Humour & Twitter, Social Media Year in Review & why Snapchat is not worth it

Cricket takes the headlines again this week but unfortunately for the wrong reasons with a poor tweet offending Indian cricket fans.  We chat with Francis Leach on ABC Grandstand about that tweet and what options teams have when advertising on social media.  We look back at the Year that was on Facebook & Twitter.  I [...]

By | 2017-09-17T18:48:50+00:00 December 13th, 2013|2013podcast, Podcast|0 Comments

Digital and Crisis Management with Essendon FC ‘s Justin Rodski & Marc Bertieri

This week on Sports Geek Podcast we head out to see the new digs for Essendon Football Club in the AFL now named True Value Solar Centre.  I chat with Justin Rodski & Marc Bertieri about the tough year the Bombers had with the ASADA investigation dominating their season and how they plan to bounce [...]

By | 2017-09-17T18:48:50+00:00 November 24th, 2013|2013podcast, AFL Podcast, Podcast|1 Comment

What does Twitter IPO means for sports and Blue Jackets on Ticketnet

Twitter is now a public company, will it's focus on profits change the experience for sports fans? On Grandstand we discuss Twitter IPO and we discuss strategy how digital plays a big role in fan development. Then we chat with Director of CRM and Analytics at Columbus Blue Jackets Jeff Eldersveld about how he uses Ticketnet [...]

By | 2017-09-17T18:48:51+00:00 November 14th, 2013|2013podcast, NHL Podcast, Podcast|0 Comments

Dan Harbison on learning from other industries and A-League #PowerTheGame

In this Sports Geek Podcast we chat to Dan Harbison who has left the sports industry after several years leading the digital efforts of the Portland Trailblazers to take up a new role as head of New Media at Caesars Entertainment in Las Vegas we chat with Dan on ABC Grandstand.  On Harf Time we look at [...]

By | 2017-09-17T18:48:52+00:00 October 14th, 2013|2013podcast, NBA Podcast, Podcast|0 Comments

Chris Freet on Hurricanes Game Pass & Facebook in NFL & EPL with Agorapulse

In this Sports Geek Podcast we look at the College Football scene with Chris Freet from the University of Miami.  Chris talks about Hurricanes Game Pass a new loyalty system to reward the season ticket holders.  We chat with Emeric Ernoult from Agorapulse about latest in Facebook trends as we compare the Facebook activity of teams in [...]

By | 2017-10-13T20:43:04+00:00 September 19th, 2013|2013podcast, Podcast|0 Comments

Power of Crowds, V8 Supercars & Facebook changes the rules

In this Sports Geek Podcast we look at the power of the crowds online for content and potentially funding new projects.  We discuss motorsport with Ford Brown from V8 Supercars getting ready for Bathurst 1000. Facebook have changed the rules once again, are you up to date?  We also profile what must be the world's smallest Instagram [...]

By | 2017-09-17T18:48:53+00:00 September 14th, 2013|2013podcast, Podcast|0 Comments

Fancam, Athletes hacked & changing focus of sports digital teams

In this Sports Geek Podcast we chat with Tinus Le Roux from Fancam discussing digital activations and developing campaigns that are fan centric at SEAT Conference.  Recently a few AFL players social media accounts were hacked so I chat with Francis on ABC Grandstand on what you can do to protect your accounts from hackers.  We look back [...]

By | 2017-09-17T18:48:53+00:00 August 26th, 2013|2013podcast, Podcast|0 Comments

Tod Caflisch from Red Wings, Trendsmap and Welcome Mr Cricket

In episode 12 of the Sports Geek Podcast we chat with Tod Caflisch from Detroit Red Wings on how IT is playing a big role in sports performance analytics and stadium activation.  We catch up with Trendsmap.com's John Barratt to understand how Trendsmap works and look behind the scenes of #ALvMU Sports Trendsmap built for the A-League All-Stars game [...]

By | 2017-09-17T18:48:54+00:00 July 28th, 2013|2013podcast, Cricket Podcast, NHL Podcast, Podcast|0 Comments