Improving communities through sport

Team Member

Jack Adams

Management and Operations

Jack Adams

Management and Operations

Jack is responsible for SFM’s Account Executive team, assisting our clients with operating and optimizing of sports, recreation, entertainment, and special event facilities throughout the U.S. His successful career has spanned almost twenty years of operations, marketing, and programming of community recreation venues and tourism destinations in dozens of markets.
 
These operations have included live entertainment including the world’s biggest names in music, dance, and theatrical & comedic performances. They have featured sports, recreation, concessions, restaurants (from high-volume to five-star dining,) hotels, retail, and real estate management components.
 
The operations that Jack has contributed to have also been in privately held, publicly traded, non-profit, and government/municipal environments. Jack’s entertainment venues were represented in Pollstar Magazine’s “Top 100 Clubs” worldwide for 10 years, including five of those years at #2. He also led one of Billboard Magazine’s “Worldwide Top 100 Nightclubs,” and has opened and overseen many of the most celebrated amateur and youth sports centers in the country.
 
Jack specializes in multiple revenue center and corporate operations, programming and talent procurement, branding, marketing, PR, promotions, entertainment, forecasting, revenue and profit growth, cost control, optimization, leadership and team building, training, IT systems, risk and crisis management, planning and funding, project management and development, and new venue openings.
 
Notable Projects
 
  • Hill Country Indoor Sports Complex, Bee Cave, TX
  • The Legends Sports Complex, The Woodlands, TX
  • City Beach Volleyball, Santa Clara, CA
  • The HUB, Marion, IL
  • Adrenaline Monkey, Cleveland, OH
  • House of Blues, Orlando, FL*
  • Bo Jackson Elite Sports, Hilliard, OH
  • Spooky Nook Sports, Lancaster, PA
  • Community First Champion Center, Appleton, WI
  • Ballparks of America, Branson, MO
 
*Please note: Project completed prior to joining the firm.

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