Executive Director Business Development
Brian Kopp is the founder of Stretch 4 Advisory and provides strategic business services to a variety of sports technology, data and analytics companies. Brian was previously the President of North America for Catapult Sports, a global leader in performance analytics and wearable devices for elite athletes. Prior to Catapult, Brian served as Senior Vice President of Sports Solutions for STATS LLC. At STATS, Brian was responsible for the revolutionary SportVU player tracking technology as well as building innovative analytics solutions for NBA, NFL and NCAA teams. As a result of his work with innovative sports technology, Brian was named to the 2016 SBJ Forty Under 40 class as well as a 2013 Idea Innovator by Sports Business Journal. Prior to his career in sports business, Brian worked in investment banking and private equity before transitioning into a variety of corporate strategy and M&A roles.
Brian received his MBA from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University and his BA in Economics from Wabash College. He resides in Barrington, IL with his wife Rita and their 5 children.