Officiating Automation Platform Expands Offering to Empower Officials Off the Field
RALEIGH, N.C, April 2, 2020 – Silbo, Inc., the leading global platform for sports officials and sports leagues, announced today a new webinar series for sports officials and amateur athletic leagues. The series’ 6 webinars provide continuing education to officials and game providers as sports remain postponed by COVID-19. The webinars will be hosted by Brendan Szulik, CEO & co-founder of Silbo, as well as Ryan Christian, Silbo community manager & 8-year Division I basketball and baseball official. Guest panelists include NBA officials, MLS officials, college officials, and more.
Szulik shared, “These are the first webinars of their type for sports officials and game providers. We want to empower teams, leagues, clubs, and officials to make the most of this period by providing them the tools and knowledge they need to succeed on Opening Day.”
Christian said, “Although our community remains off the field and out of the gyms, they are eager to learn and discuss athletics and officiating. Officials are avid learners, and we want to provide them the continuing education they need to succeed once they return to the field.”
The webinars all begin at 2pm EDT and are as follows:
Planning Your Officiating Comeback – Thursday, 4/9
What Makes a Good League?: The Referee’s Perspective – Tuesday, 4/14
Economics of Officiating: Can You Show Me the Money – Thursday, 4/16
Moving Up the Officiating Ladder – Thursday, 4/23
What’s a Good Sportsmanship Policy & How Do I Implement It? – Tuesday, 4/28
The Silbo Experience, Conflict Resolution, and Being Approachable – Thursday, 4/30
You can register for the webinars here.
About Silbo: Based in Raleigh, NC, Silbo™ is the global leader in sports officiating automation. Made for refs by refs, Silbo automates the connection of sports games with qualified sports officials. The Go Silbo™ app can be found on the App Store and Google Play.