ATLANTA, G.A. (SEPTEMBER 7, 2022) – REVELXP is pleased to announce the appointment of Jeff Long to the company's Board of Advisors.
“We are truly honored to welcome Jeff Long to the REVELXP board,” said REVELXP Chairman, Ben Sutton. “His extensive experience in college sports and long tenure as a college athletic director for some the country’s largest programs will bring immense insight and value to our fast-growing business.”
Long has had a highly successful career in college sports, serving as a coach and administrator for more than four decades at the Division I level. He has been a director of athletics, administrator or coach in four of the Power Five conferences – the Big 12, Big Ten, ACC and SEC – and he has also worked in the Big East, Ohio Valley, Southwest and Atlantic 10 conferences. Long most recently served as Director of Athletics for The University of Kansas and was Vice Chancellor and Director of Athletics for the University of Arkansas for almost 10 years prior to that.
In 2014, Long was selected as the first-ever chairman of the College Football Playoff selection committee, and he served on the inaugural College Football Playoff selection committee in 2014 and 2015 and remained a member of the committee through 2017.
REVELXP is partnered with over 65 college sports brands and expanding quickly. Long will work with the REVELXP leadership team to identify new opportunities to create value for university athletic departments and deepen services at existing college properties.
REVELXP, which stands for elite fan experiences and is the go-to-source for best-in-class fan engagement, was founded in 2020 as a leader in pre-, post-, in-game, and non-game day premium hospitality solutions and currently has partnerships with more than 75+ collegiate and professional properties nationwide.