Representing teams across every major sports franchise.
As new stadiums with high-end amenities emerge across the country, the cost to pay for talent and draw fans continues to rise with ticket prices. As a result, sports and leisure companies must find ways to cover these expenses and drive profits through viewing experiences. And amid the proliferation of viewing options, the distribution of media rights remains a significant issue.
From finding investors for a new stadium to negotiating media deals, BDO understands the challenges and complexities many sports organizations face. Through audit, tax, and consulting services, BDO provides guidance to a wide range of sports and leisure clients, including professional sports franchises and health clubs.
Around the world, BDO assists in conducting valuations
, analyzing sponsorship opportunities, measuring sponsorship impact, and structuring leases
. BDO has not only provided assistance to teams in major sports professional sports leagues – including the NFL, NBA, MLB, and NHL – but also performed NCAA agreed-upon procedures, keeping clients up to date on the latest reporting requirements.