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CEO Mark Locke named in Leaders Under 40 Class of 2017

Author:  George Smith
Mark Locke, CEO of Genius Sports Group, recognised for Entrepreneurship in the Leaders Class of 2017
Following a rigorous selection process, Mark was named in the Leaders Class of 2017

Mark Locke, CEO of Genius Sports Group, has been nominated for the prestigious Leaders Under 40 Awards. Each year these awards recognise the finest talent across the global industry, celebrating truly outstanding achievement.

Mark has been selected for the Leaders Class of 2017 as one of seven nominees for the Entrepreneurship category.

Since co-founding the company in 2001, Mark’s leadership, ambition and innate understanding of multiple target markets have been fundamental in Genius Sports Group’s growth into one of the largest sports technology companies in the world.

Mark’s shortlisting is recognition of a landmark period of growth in the company’s history. Following the merger of Betgenius and SportingPulse International last year, Genius Sports Group has enjoyd unprecedented success across each division, becoming a truly global company and securing official partnerships with some of the largest leagues and federations in world sport.

The awards will take place on 3 October as part of Leaders Week.