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Over the last 3 years, ArbiterSports has volunteered with Junior Achievement, one of the world’s largest youth-serving NGO’s. Jr Achievement’s JA-in-a-Day program provides students at low-income schools with an opportunity learn important skills like entrepreneurship,  financial literacy, economics and much more. ArbiterSports was recently featured in JA’s year in review video and plans to participate again this year on May 23rd. Check out the video below and see if you can recognize any members of the Arbiter team.
 

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ArbiterSports Hires Two New Executives

March 14, 2018 | Game 2 nguoi | No Comments

CRO Jeff Moore and CFO John Hopkins bring seasoned expertise to the team.
March 14, 2018 (Sandy, Utah) — ArbiterSports today announced the addition of Jeff Moore to the executive team as the company’s chief revenue officer (CRO) and John Hopkins as the company’s chief financial officer (CFO). Moore is a seasoned sales executive with nearly two decades in the cloud-based education industry, and Hopkins has spent the last 25 years in executive positions within software and banking operations.
“We are excited to have Jeff and John join our executive team,” said ArbiterSports President and CEO Jeff Triplette. “Jeff brings with him extensive sales experience at the executive level that will allow us to explore new sales channels and accelerate our revenue growth. John’s experience in finance as well as banking software over the past two decades will provide the strategic and financial leadership we need at this stage in our growth. Jeff and John are the right people at the right time for ArbiterSports.
”Before joining ArbiterSports, Moore was vice president of sales for Rocky Mountain West at Renaissance Learning, was the CRO and co-founder of INQUIS, and VP of sales at School Improvement Network. Moore holds Bachelor of Science degrees in business management, economics and information systems from Brigham Young University–Hawaii. His areas of expertise include sales, account management, product implementation, forecasting models, and alignment to revenue.
Hopkins served most recently as CFO of Zions Bancorporation’s Net Deposit Unit and also as an Owner-Operator of two successful McDonald’s restaurant franchises. Hopkins earned an MBA in finance from the University of Chicago and a Bachelor of Science degree in finance from the University of Utah. His areas of expertise include financial planning and analysis, executive management, transaction and contract negotiation, accounting, mergers and acquisitions, and capital budgeting.
The new hires bolster ArbiterSports’ objective of pursuing new growth opportunities in adjacent markets, which began with its capital infusion in 2017 from San Francisco-based private equity firm Serent Capital.
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Whether it’s a rules change, a new way to get sports news or something closer to home, there’s always something to talk about in the world of sports. Here are some of the latest stories we thought our readers would love. Click on any link to learn more.

USGA announces major change to playoff format for U.S. Open championships

The United States Golf Association solicited opinions from players, fans, volunteers and others before it decided to make changes to its aggregate playoff format. It will be switching to a new two-hole system for the Open championships. This is a change from an 18-hole aggregate playoff in the event of a tie after 72 holes, most recently used in the U.S. Open. The change allows players to recover from a single mistake, but remain memorable and dramatic for everyone.

Three sportswriters launch subscription D.C. sports site

If you’re a fan of the Caps, Nats, Redskins or Wizards, you’re in luck. Former Washington Times enterprise writer Todd Dybas and longtime local sports reporters Brian McNally and Ben Standig have come together to launch the Sports Capital, a text and podcast subscription site focusing on Washington D.C. sports coverage, analysis and explanation. They have ambitious plans for their launch, including an interview with John Thompson III and a sit-down with Nats manager Dave Martinez. See what else they have in store by following the link.

CBS will let you watch sports news — but not live games — with its new free streaming service

CBS will launch CBS Sports HQ, a free streaming service that gives viewers live news and reporting, game previews, highlights, analysis, projections and statistics. It does not include the pro and college games on CBS’ main channel, but still gives viewers a way to access the stories they want to see.

ArbiterSports Can Help You Succeed

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