The Fantasy Sports Trade Association announced Wednesday that MGM Resorts International will sponsor the organization’s annual Experts League Fantasy Football Draft.
The draft will be held June 17 at the San Francisco Marriott Union Square in conjunction with the FSTA Summer Conference sponsored by Optimal Payments. The conference continues June 18 with a full day of panels and guest speakers, capped by the induction of Rob Phythian into the Fantasy Sports Hall of Fame.
SiriusXM Fantasy Sports Radio will broadcast the FSTA Experts League Fantasy Football Draft sponsored by MGM Resorts International live beginning at 7 p.m. ET/4 p.m. PT on June 17 with RealTime Fantasy Sports managing all draft technology. Fantasy football experts from 14 prominent companies will be participating in the draft.
“We’re excited to be working with MGM Resorts International,” said FSTA president Paul Charchian. “This new relationship further illuminates the remarkable growth of the fantasy sports industry and the marketability of its participants."
Following the draft, conference attendees are invited to attend the FSTA After Party sponsored by Fanmouth at iconic San Francisco establishment Lefty O’Doul’s.
Click here to register and get more details about the conference. You can also review the conference agenda here and see a list of attendees – we’re approaching record numbers – here. Great new speakers, like ESPN’s Stephania Bell and Tom Griffiths of FanDuel, have been added to the agenda since our last correspondence.
Reserve your room at the Marriott Union Square by calling 415-398-8900.
A small number of sponsorship opportunities remain. Check out the packages here or contact FSTA Association Director Megan Van Petten at email@example.com or 312-771-7019 for more info. There are also a couple of slots left in the annual Elevator Pitch. This is a chance for you to get your new business or idea out to a full room of fantasy industry decision makers. Reach out to Megan for more details and to sign up.