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Seeking nominees for the '22 Game Changers honoree class

Sports Business Journal has been recognizing women who are having success and serving as leaders in the sports industry since '11. Nominate a woman you know for the '22 class who influences the industry through leadership and innovation. Past winners span professional, college and amateur sports, in sectors such as media, agencies and service providers. Honorees are featured in a special edition of SBJ and recognized at a ceremony held in conjunction with the '22 Game Changers Conference on Oct. 26 at MetLife Stadium. Submit your nomination here before June 13 at 11:59pm ET.

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SBJ Spotlight: TikTok’s threat to traditional sports media

While tech companies are consumed with finding ways to compete with TikTok, almost no one in conventional media “spends any time talking about it,” said Recode senior correspondent Peter Kafka in an Spotlight interview with SBJ’s John Ourand. “To me, that’s just an obvious disconnect.” Kafka authored a recent column headlined, “It’s TikTok’s world. Can TV live in it?” He said the main response to TikTok’s growth from traditional media execs has been to “punt and hope it’s someone else’s problem a quarter from now or two years from now.” But Kafka said that ignores the trend of conventional broadcast audiences growing older while a billion younger consumers spend most of their media time watching short video after short video. “If you’re in the business of getting anyone under the age of 30 to look at what you’re putting on a screen, you have to think about the fact that you’re probably asking them to put down TikTok and watch your thing instead,” said Kafka. “That’s a very difficult ask. … [TikTok] is insanely addictive.”

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