Sports Business Chronicle is a new age digital media company covering the sports business industry. It was founded in late August 2017 by Mark J. Burns, who will serve as the site’s only reporter for now and the main individual behind SBC. For a further explanation on Sports Business Chronicle, why it was created, how readers will consume content and other nitty gritty details, please click here.
Background: Mark is a former Senior Writer at SportTechie.com where he covered everything from esports and virtual reality to digital media, mobile, technology innovation and entrepreneurship. Prior to SportTechie.com, he worked for almost two years in talent marketing at CSE Talent, an Atlanta-based sports and entertainment marketing agency, where he worked with the likes of Duke men’s basketball legend Christian Laettner, host of ‘NBA on TNT’ Ernie Johnson and Major League Baseball Hall of Famer John Smoltz.
Mark has had bylines for Forbes’ SportsMoney Blog, SportBusiness International, Sporting News and Entrepreneur, among other publications.
Mark obtained a B.A. in History from the University of Michigan in 2011; he doubled minor in Political Science and Crime and Justice. In 2014, he graduated from Belmont University College of Law in Nashville, Tennessee. He was previously named a Forbes ’30 Under 30′ for its sports category.