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Sports Inc. Announces Leadership Changes

Corporate • November 21, 2022

LAS VEGAS, NEVADA (November 21, 2022) – Sports Inc. CEO Todd Adams announced at the buying group’s Team Dealers Fall Show he is stepping down and will be replaced on January 1, 2023 by Travis Elam.

Adams said it was a decision to spend more time with his family and grandchildren and he will stay on in an advisory role for the first part of 2023. He has been with the Sports Inc. buying group since 2000 and took over as CEO in 2011 from Dave Salvi. He worked for 10 years as a team salesman with Universal Athletic before joining Sports Inc.

“I’m going to miss all of you and all of it,” Adams said. “It has been incredible.”

Elam has been in charge of Sports Inc.’s team division and started in the outdoors division. Max Pearson will move up to become the Sports Inc. director of team sports.

“I’m honored you would ask me to take on this awesome responsibility and I’ll do everything I can to carry on what you’ve done the last 11 years,” Elam said of Adams.


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