Craig, Venuetize’s Chief Revenue Officer, has spent most of his 20+ year career at data, analytics, and mobile technology companies, specifically focused on the sports, hospitality, and entertainment industries. Prior to Venuetize, Craig served in the role of VP of Global Partnerships and M&A at Mastercard, as part of their data and analytics division. He also spent five years at SAS (Analytics) where he started up and led the SAS for Sports vertical practice. In his current role as CRO at Venuetize, Craig is responsible for all revenue into the business and leads sales, alliances, marketing, customer success, and solutions engineering. He currently sits on Sports Innovation Lab’s Smart Venue Leadership Board and is a founding member of the Boston Venture Community Sports group.
If you could have any other job, what would it be? I’ve always dreamed about playing shortstop for the Boston Red Sox. Likely not going to happen at this point, but good news is I get to coach both my daughters’ sports teams and there is nothing more rewarding for me.