Southland Conference Partners With Teamworks Communication Software

NCAA Division I Conference Adopts New Software to Streamline Communication

DURHAM, NC –October 19, 2017 – Teamworks, the industry leader in mobile collaboration and communication software for athletic organizations, is excited to announce a new partnership with the Southland Conference. The partnership will offer communication and information sharing for the conference that celebrates approximately 4,200 student-athletes at 13 universities across three states, including Division I FCS teams.

“After hearing so many success stories from other athletic organizations, the Southland Conference is excited to partner with Teamworks.” said Tom Burnett, Southland Conference Commissioner “We’re looking forward to minimizing distractions, ensuring all universities and individual teams are in unison, providing the correct information to student-athletes, coaches and staff, making sure everyone is prepared on and off the field.”

Teamworks will deliver the Southland Conference many time saving management solutions, through collaboration tools allowing coaches and staff to securely share important documents, forms, video, schedules, travel itineraries and more through the convenience of their mobile devices. Southland’s partnership with Teamworks makes many timesaving capabilities available to the conference in the form of a specialized messaging module that allows access to shared communication through talk, text, and email. By making Teamworks its exclusive communications software provider, Southland joins the company of other prestigious athletic organizations such as the Men’s and Women’s NCAA Basketball Championships, adidas Football, the Mountain West Conference and the Big10 utilizing Teamworks to revamp communication and collaboration methods.

“I’m excited to see Teamworks continue to expand among entire leagues and conferences,” said Zach Maurides, Teamworks founder and CEO. “Teamworks will enable each pillar of the Southland Conference to collaborate more seamlessly than ever, despite universities being in different states, to focus on the development of different teams and aspects within the conference. With everyone on the same page, the Southland Conference will be able to run a much more efficient operation and student-athletes, coaches, athletic trainers, academic advisors, tutors, nutritionists, administrators and more will be able to allot more time to their specific roles.”

At the forefront of innovation in athletics, Teamworks offers an unparalleled depth and breadth of functionalities to some of the biggest names in sports. Teamworks’ software effectively eliminates operational inefficiencies for more than 1,700 athletic-related entities around the world.  As today’s leagues and championship events become increasingly more complex, Teamworks’ offerings are especially applicable for the governing bodies that work to ensure a seamless experience for member organizations and manage untold moving parts over the course of a season. On the professional side, Teamworks works with the United Soccer League, Major League Lacrosse, four National Hockey League, seven National Football League, five National Basketball Association and four Major League Baseball teams. In collegiate athletics, Teamworks works with over 1,375 NCAA Division I teams including 36 Power Five schools that have adopted Teamworks department wide.
For more information about Teamworks, please visit www.teamworks.com.

About Teamworks

Teamworks is the leading provider of mobile collaboration software for athletic organizations based in Durham, NC. Founded in 2004, Teamworks has helped athletic teams, departments, and organizations across the country improve the way they share information and communicate. More than 1,700 clients utilize Teamworks’ products including over 1,375 NCAA Division I programs; more than 85 Football Bowl Subdivision programs at over 85% of the Autonomous Conferences institutions; 36 Power Five department wide institutions such as Alabama, Texas, Ole Miss, Baylor, Virginia and Duke; the Big Ten Conference, the Mountain West Conference, and the NCAA; the NFLPA; Major League Lacrosse; United Soccer League; USA Baseball; the San Francisco 49ers, Arizona Cardinals, Detroit Lions, Washington Nationals, San Francisco Giants, Nashville Predators, Calgary Flames and Pittsburgh Penguins.  For more information about Teamworks, please visit www.teamworks.com.