Fantasy Sports Executive - Rick Wolf
Rick Wolf is the President of FA Media LLC. In his role there, he is leading the company operationally to create entertaining and informative content for the fantasy sports industry. Fantasy Alarm is also building ground breaking marketplace technology to support the expert community and prove the concept for experts in all industries.
Rick Wolf is the Founder of Full Moon Sports Solutions, a company dedicated to delivering solutions to sports companies with a specialty in Fantasy Sports. Full Moon had great partnerships including Fantasy Alarm, D2M, DraftStreet, Automated Insights and The Daily Racing Form.
From 2006-2011, Wolf was Director of Business Development for NBC Sports Digital. In this role, he focused on creating partnerships that expanded the digital sports businesses of NBC, including NBCSports.com, Rotoworld.com and NBCOlympics.com during a period of unprecedented growth. Prior to that, Wolf was EVP of Strategic Partnerships for Allstar Stats (Rotoworld). Wolf created partnerships including USA Today, FOX Sports, NHL, MLB, CBS Sports, MAXIM and Head2Head Sports. Wolf defined a business model that balanced B2B services with B2C premium products & free content allowing Allstar Stats to grow into a favorable acquisition target. In August 2006, NBC Universal purchased Allstar Stats (Rotoworld) and Sandbox.com.
Wolf is a founding Board Member of the Fantasy Sports Trade Association (FSTA), a non-profit organization with the mission of raising awareness worldwide for Fantasy Sports. From March 2002 to July 2006 he served as FSTA Chairman. In 2011, Wolf was inducted to the FSTA Hall of Fame.
In early 1995, Wolf was the 13th employee at SportsLine USA which later became CBS SportsLine after a November 1997 public offering. In 1997, Wolf designed a plan for the consolidation of the Fantasy Industry under the CBS SportsLine brand. In 1998, Wolf created the partnership with Commissioner.com that led to building the best fantasy sports suite on the Internet and spearheaded relationships with both MLB and NFL for official Fantasy Products legitimizing the hobby with mainstream America.
Wolf and college friend Glenn Colton have won three USA Today LABR American League titles, one TOUT Wars American League title and five FSTA titles (four football & one baseball) in the last 11 years. Wolf also co-hosts a popular weekly radio show on Sirius XM Fantasy Sports Radio called Colton and