YOUR BEST DAY IN SPORTS
Our vision and the outcome of our mission is to deliver the best day in sports and a unique and positive event day experiences to each participant, their supporters, the fans and the corporate, media and community partners who impact and change lives through the power of sport
PR Sports is an innovative leader in the business of sport, with expertise in content creation, rights management, event operations, sponsorship and original media content production.
PR Sports is the results driven agency that effectively delivers best in class event experiences for participants, supporters, fan and connecting consumer brands, reaching millions, through the power of sport.
Principals and founding partners have extensive global industry experience and proven track records with iconic organizations and brands including but not limited to: NFL, NBA, Formula 1, MLS, Ironman, ToughXRough, Premier Cup League, Coca Cola, Gatorade, Under Armour, Ford and AT&T.
MEET OUR TEAM
Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer
A 30 year veteran of the sports industry, Dave is globally recognized as a sports industry leader, an innovator and a prolific entrepreneur in new event creation and rights management.
With a global footprint of sport industry success, Dave believes passionately that sport has the power to unify, inspire, heal and change lives for the best.
Dave has created, founded, managed and monetized international sport brands, sport agencies and iconic event properties most notably; founder of the World Triathlon Corporation’s IronMan Triathlon, founder of the NFL Quarterback Challenge and NBA’s Who’s Got Game, founder of the Premier Cup League & Champions Cup and the OCR event series and reality television show, Tough X Rough. Dave was recruited by the country of Singapore to served Sr. Director of Sports. The Singapore Grand Prix F1Night Race, the 1st Youth Olympic Games and World Cup Rugby qualifiers are part of the sport portfolio delivered.
Dave is also Co-Founder of the Texas Youth Sports Foundation; a Texas based 501(c)3, non-profit that is committed to providing sport participation opportunities to all underserved Texas youth.
David holds a BS in Marketing from the University of South Florida & Investment Banking Licenses, Series 7 and 63. He is happily married with three sons and loves being a youth coach!
Director Community Relations
Jen, a graduate of Texas State University with a BA in Communications. With extensive community relationship experience across multi sector industries including; education, nonprofit and sports.
A sports mom of 4 active athletic boys, Jen brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to PR Sports which enables us to connect, support, and thrive in our local communities.
As a passionate believer that sport participation changes lives, Jen’s guidance to our local market is invaluable.
Co-Founder & Chief Strategy Officer
With over a decade of experience in youth sports, Steven has served in many different capacities. He is currently on the Board of Directors for the San Antonio Surge and also serves on the Board for San Antonio Pop Warner. His previous roles include; President, San Antonio Saints; Advisory Board for Youth Coaches, Mays YMCA; Board Member, Southwest Region Pop Warner; Chairman, SA Ambassadors; Advisor CYSPW.
Steven is also Co-Founder of the Texas Youth Sports Foundation; a Texas based 501(c)3, non-profit that is committed to providing sport participation opportunities to all underserved Texas youth.
Before co-founding PR Sports and committing his career to the youth sports industry, Steven spent 10 years in the complex world of medical practice merge and acquisitions, Steven brings to PR Sports a great strategic mind and a love for sport. Steven most recently served as the Director of Analytics, for one of the nation’s largest healthcare firms, overseeing promotion of strategic growth and innovation.
Steven earned his B.A. in Business Management from Wayland Baptist University.
Maria is a graduate of Holy Angel University in the Philippines with over 10 years of high profile domestic and international event and sport industry experience. Positive sport culture is integrated into everything PR Sports embraces.
As a Mom of 2 athletic high achieving boys, Maria bring valuable insight and guides a variety of sport culture and engagement initiatives in partnership with core stakeholders, licensees and operators to create an event day atmosphere of excellence, positive inclusion, well-being and of course FUN! .
Regional Sales Manager
Ian is a graduate of Sam Houston State University, BS in Kinesiology and a MS in Sports Management. A life time sports guy, Ian played lacrosse for 10 years as a youth and two years as a starter at Sam Houston State University.
Ian has held roles in operations, sales and administrations across several different sport organizations and properties including; Brazos Valley Bombers, work with San Antonio Sports Foundation Bids, Asst. Coordinator for Valor Games ‘18 & ’19, and the professional football league AAF as training camp logistics.