Sports Analytics Continues to Create Opportunities

Haynes Henrickson, president of Turnkey Intelligence, provides three reasons why sports analytics creates opportunities for people who want to work in athletics. The money list:

  • The opportunity for advancement is now a reality, and ISN’T confined to database/technology-specific positions.
  • The growing presence of third-party companies in the sports analytics space
  • Sports business education’s increased emphasis on the importance of analytics

He concludes by noting that sports analytics has become the growth area for the industry.