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Navigating Sports Business

Aug 10, 2022

Tim Leiweke - Chairman & CEO of Oak View Group - details some of his team's most exciting projects in the works. He and AJ discuss the new arena and entertainment district in Las Vegas, Moody Center in Austin, and plans for a dozen new arenas around the world. 


Tim also shares the process that went into building Climate Pledge Arena in Seattle, and the challenge of turning a historic landmark into a state of the art, carbon neutral arena. 



3:30 - Tim’s brother, Tod Leiweke

6:30 - Building Staples Center (now Arena)

13:00 - Climate Pledge Arena

30:10 - New OVG Projects (including Las Vegas)

51:40 - Dan Griffis and OVG Global Partnerships

58:15 - The entertainment industry’s impact on the climate

1:08:20 - Rapid Fire Questions


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You can find AJ's interview with Tim's brother, Tod Leiweke here: