BigTeams, a Warrenton, VA-based platform to build websites for high school sports programs, secured a funding of undisclosed amount.
The round was led by Capital Sports Ventures, with participation from SWaN & Legend Ventures, Roger Mody, former CEO of SIGNAL Corp. and Scott Brickman, former CEO of The Brickman Group. Capital Sports Ventures CEO Greg Bibb, and SWaN & Legend Ventures’ Tony Nader will join Big Teams’ Board of Managers as part of the investment.
Led by newly appointed CEO Clay Walker, BigTeams provides software to build school-branded websites for athletics programs with tools for administrative work (including scheduling and online athlete registration) fundraising and community engagement generation.
The platform also helps high school athletics programs generate revenue through features such as local online ad sales, photo sales, e-commerce sales, mobile app sales, etc. The company has clients in 41 states.
The company was founded in 2008 by Matt Carson, Jeff Gilbert, and Steve Sutherland, who will remain with as majority owners of the business.