New York — Globecast announced that it has appointed sports business expert Rick Horrow as a key industry advisor on a consultancy basis. Horrow and his team will work with Globecast executive staff to identify unique content solutions, development and distribution opportunities, top business targets, and key media, technology, sports, and entertainment industry events, as well as facilitate overall strategic growth in the North American market and elsewhere.

Rick Horrow

Horrow is a noted sports business analyst, hosting a show on Universal Sports Network entitled Beyond the Medals:  The Business of Sport. He also analyses sports industry news for Bloomberg, and CNBC, hosts weekly television segments on Comcast Sportsnet and a weekly show for Yahoo Sports Radio. Horrow has advised clients including all of the major sports leagues, dozens of individual teams, and numerous Fortune 500 companies. He holds a law degree from Harvard Law School. Horrow’s company, Horrow Sports Ventures, has orchestrated more than $13 bn worth of development deals involving sports teams, as well as performing arts groups and other urban infrastructure projects