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STATS' New CTO to Be Recognized at Crain's Chicago Tech 50 Event


Dr. Helen Sun Will Be Recognized at an August 23 Event Featuring Top
50 Chicago Tech Leaders

STATS, the worldwide leader in sports data and intelligence,
congratulates Dr. Helen Sun, Chief Technology Officer of STATS, on being
named one of Crain's Chicago Business "Tech 50 of 2018." Sun will be
recognized at Crain's Tech 50 Reception on Thursday, August 23.

This exclusive list recognizes 50 Chicago tech leaders making an impact
in the Chicago technology industry. Crain's recognizes Sun's ability to
"surf the digital wave from early websites and e-commerce to cloud
architecture and Big Data." For the first time, Crain's Tech 50 is
pioneered by an all-female cast of founders, leaders, technologists, and
innovators in Chicago tech.

"For 22 years, Helen has transformed technology businesses, becoming a
recognized leader in the Chicago tech space," said Carl Mergele, Chief
Executive Officer at STATS. "At STATS, Helen has already had a profound
impact on our next generation of innovative products. This award is
well-deserved recognition of her knowledge and experience and we
couldn't be more proud of her."

Sun recently joined 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 across multiple financial and software organizations.

Sun has previously 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.


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
and follow STATS on Twitter @STATS_Insights.

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