Reigning World Champions will streamline communication and operations throughout organization with Teamworks
DURHAM, NC – [Wednesday, February 6, 2019] – Teamworks, the leading athlete engagement platform for professional and collegiate organizations, is pleased to announce a partnership with the Boston Red Sox. The Red Sox join seven Major League Baseball (MLB) teams who rely on Teamworks to connect players, coaches and staff.
Teamworks will provide the Red Sox with a full-service solution to eliminate distractions and streamline logistics. Efficiency will be developed throughout the franchise, as all elements related to player movement can be coordinated on a single platform, improving player experience and outcomes. By automating existing systems, the team will reduce duplicative work and the potential for errors.
“We are constantly seeking ways to leverage innovative technology to get the most out of our resources, and Teamworks is a natural solution,” said Tim Zue, Red Sox Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. “From top to bottom our entire organization is excited about implementing this software that we hope will be transformational to our existing systems of communication and collaboration.”
The Red Sox will utilize Teamworks to power their major league team as well as six minor league affiliates. The organization will also leverage Teamworks’ language feature to display the app in English or Spanish.
“It’s important for us to have a unified platform in Teamworks to engage our teams at every level,” said Raquel Ferreira, Red Sox Senior Vice President / Major and Minor League Operations. “Teamworks will not only streamline the logistics of player movement but will also help us better reach and develop players throughout their careers. In addition, the ability for our Spanish-speaking players to use Teamworks in their native language will allow us to more deeply connect throughout the organization.”
More than 2,500 teams around the world, including more than 25% of teams in the MLB, NFL, NBA and NHL, utilize Teamworks to engage players with the information they need in one place.
“We’re excited to partner with the Red Sox as they defend their title,” said Zach Maurides, CEO and Founder of Teamworks. “The Sox have a well-deserved reputation for innovation and we look forward to working with their highly-skilled development team. By providing a single location for all of the moving pieces, the Sox are setting every member of the team up for success.”
Teamworks is the leading athlete engagement platform, empowering more than 2,500 clients around the world to better connect and collaborate by simplifying their internal processes. Based in Durham, North Carolina, and founded in 2004, Teamworks continues to invest heavily in technology and expand the team to respond to the increasing customer demand. Organizations that depend on Teamworks to create a culture of communication and accountability include more than 1,900 NCAA Division I programs including every Autonomous Conference institution; professional teams in the NFL, MLB, NBA, NHL, MLS and EPL; collegiate and professional conferences; and national governing bodies. Visit www.teamworks.com for more information.