February 2020 Party in the Back Podcast

Rob Wicall joins host Jon Cudo to talk about in-game tributes, making your fans wait and the best Water Cooler Moments of January.

The February Party in the Back Podcast features guest Rob Wicall. Cudo and Wicall reflect moments of silence and tributes in the wake of Kobe Bryant’s untimely death. The discussion includes the difficulty of balancing a mascots traditional role with the somber mood of a tribute.

Rob Wicall also shares insight on creating anticipation with fans and the powerful effects you can achieve by making people wait for the moment. Coyote Finally, Rob and Jon look at the January candidates for the Water Cooler Moment of the Month and Rob picks the winner. See the links below for additional related content discussed on the show.

RSS Feedhttp://www.gameops.com/feed The Party in the Back Podcast:  If Sports Marketing was a mullet hairdo this podcast covers ‘The Party in the Back‘. We’ll let someone else do the data, analytics, spreadsheets and budgets… We’re talking about the FUN: In-game contests, theme nights, mascots, dancers, social media, atmosphere and giveaways. Join us at the Party in the Back for our monthly discussion with industry leaders on the fun side of Sports Marketing.

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