What The Footie: John Brennan on Working with Messi, Founding AC Momento & the Future of Football
On Football and Business Podcast, What The Footie, Joe Foster, John Brennan Founder & CEO at AC Momento breaks down the business of football.
This week’s What The Footie Podcast is with John Brenann, Ex-Head of Sport @ Snapchat, Founder & CEO of AC Momento (the football auction house for authenticated match-worn jerseys), and Investor in Angel City FC.
In this exclusive, Paul & John discuss why he founded AC Momento, what it’s like working with AC Milan, Atletico Madrid, Lionel Messi and Vinicius Jr and THAT conversation him and Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian had about women’s football and Angel City FC.
As well as the challenges of running a startup, raising money from Serena Williams VC fund, the growth of American investment into football, a Premier League all-star game, live football vs highlights, the 3pm blackout and so much more.
In Today’s Episode You Will Learn:
1) The future of football and where the opportunities lie...
2) The lessons that JB has learned from being Snap's first Head of Sport to selling the AC Momento value proposition to VCs, investors and the biggest football clubs & players in the world?
3) The challenges of running a startup.
What The Footie is the football and business podcast that goes behind the scenes. From the backroom staff to the board of directors, click here to listen to the biggest agents, directors and deal-makers in the game.