STATS Hires Troy Anderson as Chief of Product and Technology Officer
Former CXO at Snapfish, Urban Airship and iModules Software Joins Leading Sports Data and Intelligence Company to Further Support Company’s Commitment to Quality and Innovation
CHICAGO (December 4, 2017) – Today, STATS, the worldwide leader in sports data and intelligence, announced the hiring of Troy Anderson as the Chief of Product and Technology Officer.
In the role, Anderson will oversee product management and development, managing the current product set as well as upcoming portfolio offerings to the company’s clients including the world’s top technology and media companies, and dozens of world championship teams and leagues across the sports industry.
Anderson will also be responsible for prioritizing and accelerating new market opportunities and enhancing current offerings, a key priority at STATS. With Troy’s extensive experience as Chief Technology Officer (CTO) and Chief Product Officer (CPO) at previous Software as a Service (SaaS) and data companies, as well as being a former NCAA Division I athlete, he comes equipped to lead STATS’ growing product management team in developing the next generation of products and services that will revolutionize the performance and experience of sports.
“Troy’s impressive background, his experience developing product solutions for some of world’s biggest companies, as well as his own prior success as an elite athlete, make him a unique fit for us here at STATS,” said Kenneth Fuchs, CEO. “His passion for building and being part of exceptional teams is centered entirely on delivering great experiences to our partners – and STATS and sports fans everywhere will benefit from that leadership.”
Anderson’s appointment as Chief Product and Technology Officer reflects the commitment STATS has made to aggressively bolster new product planning and development, including several new and updated products that will be released over the next 12 months, while continually improving the quality of current product offerings.
“With my background at SaaS and data companies, and a deep passion for sports, I am really excited to join Ken and the team at STATS,” said Anderson. “I am so impressed with the team here and their commitment to quality. Across-the-board, the spirit of STATS and Vista Equity Partners is to ensure that we over deliver for our long-standing clients, while also remaining ahead-of-the-curve, setting the bar for our exciting industry. I’m already truly inspired and look forward to all of the great things we will build together.”About STATS
STATS is the global leader in sports intelligence, operating at the intersection of sports and technology. The world’s most innovative brands, technology companies, leagues and dozens of world championship teams trust STATS to find their winning edge. STATS combines the industry’s fastest and most accurate data platform with video analysis, sports content and research, player tracking through STATS SportVU®, and a range of customizable digital solutions for brands. The pioneer of live sports data, STATS continues to speed innovation in the industry enhancing both team performance and fan experience. For more information, go to www.stats.comand follow STATS on Twitter @STATSEngage