"Dan brings a lot of years of experience from the multimedia rights industry with him, so the amount of research it takes to do this right, in my opinion!" - Mark Ingram, Director of Athletics
"We found tremendous value in Dan Gale’s wisdom" - James Senter, Director of Athletics
"Dan Gale and the team from Leona Marketing Group are the best in the business." - Dr. Matt McGahey, Senior Associate AD for External Operations
Leona Marketing Group has assisted Northeastern University with Outfitting contracts, Multimedia negotiations, an extraordinary agreement with TD Garden, and much more!
"Working with Dan Gale and the Leona Marketing Group was extremely beneficial to me as an Athletic Director." - Donna Woodruff, Director of Athletics
"The Southland Conference greatly appreciated the diligence and expertise provided by Dan Gale and his Leona Marketing Group team throughout the process of arranging a new beneficial multimedia rights agreement for the league." - Tom Burnett, Commissioner
"There is no doubt that we benefited exponentially by utilizing their approach." - Mike Buddie, Former Director of Athletics
"I recommend Leona Marketing Group without hesitation or reservation. Dan Gale was exceptional to work with." - Dennis Thomas, Commissioner
"Leona Marketing and Dan Gale were instrumental in assisting us in understanding and maximizing our value." - Amanda Braun, Director of Athletics
"The best decision we made was to employ Leona Marketing to guide us throughout the process, including developing the RFP, scheduling the bid presentations, explaining and answering questions from the University Legal Counsel, and a myriad of other issues that could have stopped the process at any time." - Debbie Corum, Director of Athletics
"Dan Gale and Leona Marketing Group were instrumental through every step of our rights RFP process and helped JMU to maximize opportunities and brand impact in our new agreement." - Geoff Polglase, Deputy Director of Athletics
"Dan Gale and his team at Leona Marketing Group were key factors in helping the Hockey East Association come to landmark multi-faceted media rights agreements, the first of their kind in the 36-year history of the league. Hockey East is faced with unique challenges and opportunities, and Dan’s expertise and guidance helped our group understand the landscape and maximize the exposure of the Hockey East brand in a competitive college sports marketplace. He facilitated high-level decision-making through excellent communication and stayed focused throughout the process from start to finish to ensure the consummation of successful partnerships."
Leona Marketing Group also assisted the Hockey East Association in their partnership with NESN!
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"Upon arrival at Portland State University, it became apparent we needed to develop a comprehensive plan to maximize the success of our external team. Dan Gale, with Leona Marketing Group, was the critical teammate we needed to build and execute our strategy. His extensive knowledge of the market help to identify our primary needs and seek out the appropriate partners. From discovery to contract execution, he was with us every step of the way. Leona Marketing is an invaluable resource!" -Valerie Cleary, Director of Athletics
"I would also like to thank my colleagues who served on the campus-wide evaluation committee and our consultants, Dan Gale and Sean Sullivan of Leona Marketing Group, all of whom played key roles in this renewal." - Jill Bodensteiner, Director of Athletics
"Leona was absolutely critical for us throughout the process. Their expertise in this area and their guidance was a necessity for us. They brought so much to the table, allowing for us to understand the process and get a great deal for everyone involved." - Dr. Jason Boothe, Director of Athletics
"Working with the Leona Marketing Group and Dan Gale proved to be a very positive and successful experience. Dan has a wealth of knowledge in the areas we were trying to improve on and that helped us move through the process and most importantly streamline the process. His effort and energy in getting our school into the best situation was unmatched. Dan was always only a phone call away and we appreciate his attention to detail moving through the process. The Leona Marketing Group and Dan Gale far exceeded our expectations." - Mike Capaccio, Director of Athletics
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“Dan and the Leona Marketing Group provided thorough guidance as we explored third-party ticketing options. Dan’s knowledge and expertise in this space ensured that we made the best decision for our University.” - Chris King, Director of Athletics
“The data and advice provided by Dan Gale was relevant, timely and appropriate to each step of the process. From researching opportunities, to reviewing proposals and then finalizing the Patriot League’s marketing rights rights agreement, Dan was an excellent communicator and representative of the League in the marketplace. We could not be more pleased with the experience." - Jennifer Heppel, Commissioner