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May 2015 Podcast

Cudo and Guest Host Ben Hill look at the Anthem controversy in Nashville, notable promotions, Sauce Castillo Night in Sacramento. We also talk to Matt Beigun from the Unsuited Podcast.

October 2014 Podcast

Cudo and Walker are back with a mascot-heavy addition. Special Guest Zach Lowe, promotions and more.

May 2014 Podcast

Cudo talks with David Raymond and highlights promotions in sunny Tampa and how the Durham Bulls are using their promotional calendar to enhance the value of their in-game entertainment.

Best of 2011

The 2011 Best of Awards have been announced. Find out who our panel has selected as Best Promotion, Best Mascot and five other categories.

Staying Relevant in the Offseason

In every sport, teams spend more months of the year out of season than they do playing games.  How you use that time to plan for the relatively short period of time you’ll be executing events makes all the difference. Scott Carter takes a look at how to best use the off-season.

Lessons from a Multi-tasking Mascot

Professional Mascot Kelly Frank just performed 19 NHL games, 12 MLB games, and 3 football games in 2 months…and still had time to deliver a long list of Mascot Tips in this must-read essay.

Fur and Loathing

For well over a decade Kelly Frank has successfully avoided ever having to get a “real job.” She is a professional mascot. In her guest essay she pauses long enough to answer questions asked of her as a mascot.

Inside a Mascot Audition

For the past 6 months Kelly Frank lived a double life: Intern by day, flying horse by night. Now she takes us behind the scenes as she auditions for the Denver Bronco’s mascot position.

The Famous Chicken

The alter-ego of the world’s most famous poultry, Ted Giannoulas sits down with Gameops.com Interview to talk mascotting, the evolution of professional sports, and McNuggets.