SLRG President Jon Last addressed members of the Travel and Tourism Research Association on February 25, 2015 regarding trends and strategies impacting the marketing of sports related travel.
In his February 21 Golf Business column, The Wall Street Journal’s John Paul Newport assesses the impact of the PGA TOUR’s new Skratch TV initiative, with comments from Sports and Leisure Research Group President Jon Last.Read More »
SLRG President Jon Last offers thoughts on the intriguing marriage of Under Armour and Muhammad Ali in a provocative Marketing Daily Piece By Sarah Mahoney Just days after launching its first basketball shoe with NBA superstar Stephen Curry, Under Armour has taken its game to the pantheon, signing boxing legend Muhammad Ali. The Baltimore-based sporting […]Read More »
In his February, 2015 column, SLRG’s Last reflects on how recent activation by leading sports properties, effectively illustrates some of the basic tenets of the “connection planning” discipline. Every industry has buzzwords, though it has often struck me that sports, marketing and advertising over-index for the phenomenon. Since we live in a world where “internet […]Read More »