Issue 04 / Spring 2018
"We know that when street culture is unleashed, we lower barriers to entry, elevate a broader cross-section of talent and create something special, original and uniquely American."
Matt Jarvis, CEO of 72andSunny and founder of Electric Futsal, on creating a new American soccer economy.
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The Billions actor reflects on his affection for Liverpool FC, recalls a brush with a former CIA Director, mulls a Russia boycott, and reminisces about a tuna melt from a bygone Williamsburg.
A flyaround of stories from the media-sphere shows a bumper yield of creative storytelling, suggests a soccer content land grab, and underscores an industry in rapid transition.
“—something we hope will contribute to the further definition of what it is to enjoy television.”
Patrick Vien, A+E Networks Managing Director, on History’s sweeping programming initiative, History of Football, premiering in 160 territories internationally on May 28.
Football and the Global City
An interview with Gensler’s Jonathan Emmett, and a look at LAFC’s Banc of California Stadium in the context of a rapidly changing Downtown Los Angeles.
A day in the life at the Hercules Campus home of the California-born global firm.