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STATS Appoints Steve Xeller as Chief Revenue Officer


Seasoned Software Sales Executive to Drive Revenue Growth as Lead of
Global Sales Teams

STATS, the worldwide leader in sports data and intelligence, today
expanded its executive roster with the introduction of Steve Xeller as
Chief Revenue Officer. Xeller will be focused on driving global revenue
growth through coordinated sales and marketing initiatives, while
working hand-in-hand with STATS' growing customer success team.

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Steve Xeller, Chief Revenue Officer, STATS (Photo: Business Wire)

Steve Xeller, Chief Revenue Officer, STATS (Photo: Business Wire)

"We are excited to have Steve join our leadership team, bringing
extensive experience successfully managing high-performing global sales
teams," said Carl Mergele, Chief Executive Officer at STATS. "With over
twenty years of software experience, Steve understands the evolving
needs of our customers and how to scale our global sales opportunities
to provide customized solutions for a wide array of teams, leagues,
brands and media, broadcast and technology companies. I couldn't be
happier to bring him on board and am confident he will be a great fit
for the team."

Xeller brings over 20 years of experience building and leading global
sales teams for a variety of software companies. He joins STATS from
MicroStrategy, where he served as Executive Vice President of
International Sales, responsible for all customer revenue functions
globally. Prior to MicroStrategy, Xeller has also held leadership roles
at Experian, Lexmark, Brainware, and Paychex.

"STATS is leading the sports technology space with innovative solutions
powered by best-in-class artificial intelligence and machine learning,"
said Xeller. "With the recent release of STATS Edge and a variety of
innovative products and solutions on the way, I see a huge opportunity
for generating growth worldwide, and look forward to joining this robust
team that is setting new benchmarks for the future of our industry."

As Chief Revenue Officer at STATS, Steve will oversee all direct sales
and sales enablement across six continents with a growth-focused
strategy. He holds a Bachelor of Arts in Economics from Fairfield


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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