SmartBrief Launches News Service for Sports Marketing and PR Professionals

Digital publication to feature industry best practices; job opportunities; events

WASHINGTON, DC -- Today, SmartBrief announced a new digital publication for sports business professionals: Sports Marketing and PR Pros SmartBrief.

Every Sunday, the global e-newsletter will feature industry best practices, job opportunities, and insights from sports marketing and public relations expert Joe Favorito.

“I have looked long and hard to find the right partner for this newsletter, and am excited to be working with SmartBrief on it,” said Joe Favorito. “I have been doing this for over 11 years as a stand-alone publication, and the response we have gotten with the utility and new look of the newsletter has been tremendous. We look forward to growing our global audience even more each Sunday.”

Drawing upon more than 30 years of experience in the industry as a consultant and Columbia University professor, Joe Favorito will share best practices from a wide variety of areas, as well as his expertise in sports, entertainment, brand building, media training, television, athletic administration and business. The newsletter is also slated to cover sports marketing and PR events including conferences, networking opportunities, and special opportunities to connect with top brands.

“Joe Favorito is unique in his expertise and thought leadership in the sports marketing space, making a great partner for SmartBrief,” said Rick Stamberger, CEO of SmartBrief. “Together, we will keep sports marketing and PR business leaders informed of important industry developments.”

To join the Sports Marketing and PR Pros SmartBrief community and begin receiving these free updates, visit

About Sports Marketing and PR Pros

The newsletter is curated by industry veteran Joe Favorito and has a global audience of over 30,000 readers each Sunday morning. It features a wide variety of news and best practices and provides a great snapshot into the business of sports, media and disruptive technology. More can be found at, @joefav on Twitter and @JoeFavKnicks on Instagram.