Mark H. McCormack Department of Sport Management at Isenberg

Thursday November 8th,

12pm-5pm at the Campus Center Auditorium


Presenting Sponsor:

About Comcast-Spectacor
Comcast-Spectacor is the Philadelphia-based sports and entertainment firm, which has established itself as a leader in the sports management industry, providing high quality sports and entertainment to millions of fans around the world. The company operates in 46 of the 50 United States and it owns such entities as the Philadelphia Flyers and the Wells Fargo Center. Other Comcast-Spectacor subsidiaries include:

Comcast-Spectacor is the principal owner of <>Global Spectrum<>, the fastest growing firm in the public assembly management field. The company manages and operates public assembly facilities throughout the world. Global Spectrum provides complete management and operational services to its clients and offers a full service, in-house marketing department at all of its facilities to increase ticket sales for the events and to enhance the image of its facilities.

Comcast-Spectacor also owns <>Ovations Food Services<> which provides food and beverage services to arenas, stadiums, amphitheaters, fairgrounds and convention centers throughout the country. Ovations offers clients over a century of food service management experience with specialty catering and fine dining. As part of the Comcast Spectacor companies, Ovations Food Services works independently from Global Spectrum but can also work together to create a synergy that maximizes benefits for the client.

Another member of the Comcast-Spectacor family is <>Front Row Marketing Services<>, the industry's leading firm in creating, identifying and selling new revenue streams at facilities. The company serves a number of Global Spectrum accounts, however it also has its own list of clients, including authorities, sports teams, educational facilities and ad agencies. Front Row Marketing provides innovative consulting services to develop effective sports and entertainment marketing, sponsorship and advertising strategies.

Another Comcast-Spectacor subsidiary is <>Paciolan<>, the leader in white-label ticketing, fundraising and marketing solutions for live entertainment organizations across North America. Collectively, Paciolan powers over 500 organizations who sell over 100 million tickets annually. Primary markets include college athletics, professional sports, performing arts, arenas and museums. The Paciolan solution provides organizations with comprehensive tools and services to manage their customer relationships, brand and revenue potential.

<>New Era Tickets<>, the full-service ticketing subsidiary of Comcast-Spectacor, provides in-house ticketing solutions for arenas, stadiums and amphitheatres throughout the United States and Canada. In Philadelphia, the company operates under the name ComcastTIX and provides tickets to events at the Wells Fargo Center, the Liacouras Center at Temple University, Sovereign Bank Arena in Trenton, NJ; and the Borgata Hotel Casino and Spa in Atlantic City, NJ.

Comcast-Spectacor operates <>Flyers Skate Zone<>, a series of community skating facilities designed to promote ice skating and youth hockey participation. Each Flyers Skate Zone offers unique skating opportunities, including interactive public skating sessions with DJ, light shows, ticket and prize giveaways and a free Philadelphia Phantoms ticket with any paid public skating admission. Flyers Skate Zone offers Learn to Skate, and Learn to Play programs with professional instructors, youth hockey leagues, tournaments and Flyers and Phantoms player appearances. Schools and groups are also invited to rent out the rinks for fundraisers and meetings.


Local Sponsor:  Judie's Restaurant



Sponsorship Opportunities:

If your organization is interested in sponsoring the 2012 McCormack Career Fair please contact Jesse Deatherage using his contact info (to the right).