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STATS Taps Dr. Helen Sun, Former CTO of JPMorgan Chase Commercial Banking Division, to Lead STATS' Technology Operations


Sun was recently recognized in Crain's 2018 Tech 50 and awarded
Chicago Business Journal's 2015 "50 Women of Influence"

Today, STATS, the worldwide leader in sports data and intelligence,
expanded its executive roster with the introduction of Dr. Helen Sun as
Chief Technology Officer. Sun will oversee STATS' product, engineering,
artificial intelligence and data production teams in developing the next
generation of products and services that will revolutionize the
performance and experience of sports.

Sun joins STATS from JPMorgan Chase, most recently serving as Chief
Technology Officer of the Commercial Banking division. For over 22
years, Sun has a proven record as a technology strategist and thought
leader in previous roles as Vice President of Cloud Computing,
Information Management, and Architecture at Motorola Solutions; Senior
Director of Global Enterprise Architecture at Salesforce; and Director
of Enterprise Architecture at Oracle.

"Helen is a leader in transforming businesses through innovative
solutions and she will be a driving force in building upon our
reputation as the leading sports technology company in the world," said
Carl Mergele, Chief Executive Officer at STATS. "The depth of Helen's
knowledge and experience make her a perfect fit as we deliver new
products that are backed by best-in-class artificial intelligence and
machine learning. We are thrilled to have a technology expert of Helen's
caliber come on board."

Sun earned a Ph.D. in Education Technology and Information Systems from
The University of Toledo prior to her extensive leadership experience
across multiple financial and software organizations. She has been
recognized by the Chicago Business Journal as "Business Woman of the
Year" and as a featured speaker at the University of Chicago's "Women in
Analytics" symposium. On July 16, Sun was recognized in Crain's
Tech 50 of 2018

"I am thrilled to be joining an impressive team that is committed to
providing cutting-edge solutions powered by artificial intelligence that
is leading the standard for technology and software platforms," said
Sun. "STATS' commitment to technology and innovation, particularly when
it comes to advancements in artificial intelligence and machine
learning, make it an exciting opportunity. I look forward to creating
new benchmarks for the future of sports and technology."


STATS is the global leader in sports intelligence, operating at the
intersection of sports and technology. The world's most innovative
brands, technology companies, leagues and dozens of world championship
teams trust STATS to find their winning edge. STATS combines the
industry's fastest and most accurate data platform with video analysis,
sports content and research, player tracking, and the latest in
artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning to provide
unparalleled media and team performance solutions. The pioneer of live
sports data, STATS continues to speed innovation in the industry with
STATS Edge™, the first-ever team performance solution powered by AI. For
more information, go to
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