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15: James Grigg, Director, International Operations at Bleacher Report

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Dan McLaren caught up with one of the first employees for Bleacher Report in their London office. James has previously worked for Spectrum Strategy Consultants, Sportech Plc before working on a sports start-up called Fanatix.

He's been at Bleacher Report for a year now and has built up a team of around 30 people, including 4 who work purely on their Snapchat activity. We delve into that, the lessons learned within a startup and much much more.

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@DanielMclaren
@DigitalSportUK

Nov 11 2016 · 33mins
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James Grigg, Director of International Operations at Turner Sports-owned digital media company Bleacher Report, is the feature interview on this week's SB Weekly. 

James joined Bleacher a year ago having previously been COO of fanatix, the sports video clip-sharing platform, and Distribution Director of Sportech, the pool betting operator and technology supplier.

Bleacher Report currently reaches more than 400 million people globally - 80% of which are under the age of 34.

On the podcast, hear James talk about Bleacher Report's strategy on Snapchat Discover and Facebook Live, new ways of monetising content on third-party media platforms, and frustrations around not having universal measurements of engagement around digital content.

Oct 25 2016 · 33mins