University of Colorado Athletics Streamlines Internal Operations and Communication through Teamworks

Leading Athletic Communication Software Provides Competitive Edge in Connecting Student-Athletes, Coaches and Staff

DURHAM, NC – [DATE] – Teamworks, the industry leader of mobile collaboration and communication software for athletic organizations, is pleased to announce a new relationship with the athletic department at the University of Colorado. As the Buffaloes’ Collaboration Software Provider, Teamworks will streamline communication for coaches, athletic trainers, advisors and administrators while centralizing player and staff information.  The Buffs will deploy Teamworks department-wide, joining other Pac-12 athletic departments and prestigious NCAA Division I programs in modernizing student-athlete engagement and internal operations through the platform.

“Our investment in Teamworks reflects the athletic department’s commitment to provide every resource available to enhance our student-athletes’ experience, from world-class academic support, health and wellness services and personal development programs,” said Rick George, University of Colorado Athletic Director.  “In reinforcing more seamless, uniform communication through Teamworks’ platform, we enable staff, coaches and student-athletes an easier way to work together towards our shared goals of championship-level athletic competition and academic excellence.”

Delivering Colorado many timesaving management solutions, Teamworks’ tools will allow coaches and staff to spend more time developing student-athletes by eliminating inefficiencies and promoting uniformity across the department.  Teamworks will revamp the Buffaloes’ communication methods, ease file sharing processing, and reduce paper-driven processes through the convenience of mobile devices, resulting in both time and hard good savings.

“Today’s athletic departments have become so complex, creating specialized programs to promote a more holistic student-athlete experience,” said Zach Maurides, Teamworks founder.  “In using Teamworks, Colorado maximizes internal efficiency to allow for coaches and staff to spend more time developing student-athletes.”

At the forefront of innovation in athletics, Teamworks offers an unparalleled depth and breadth of functionalities to more than 1,000 athletic-related entities around the world including some of the biggest names in sports.  As today’s sports organizations and athletic departments become increasingly more complex, Teamworks’ offerings promote a seamless internal operation for those managing untold moving parts over the course of a season.  In collegiate athletics, Teamworks streamlines information sharing for nearly 800 NCAA Division I teams.  Other prominent NCAA Division I athletic programs adopting the platform department-wide include Southern California, Alabama, Florida, Florida State, Vanderbilt, Texas, Duke, Baylor, Iowa, Purdue, Virginia and Marquette.  Other major partners include the NCAA, which has enhanced its March Madness tournaments’ experience for all staff, participating teams, officials and game-site representatives through Teamworks as well as the National Football League Players Association, which uses the software to communicate and share information with every active NFL player.  Across professional sports, Major League Baseball and National Football League teams as well as the entire United Soccer League and Major League Lacrosse organizations utilize Teamworks.  Additional athletic-related businesses and governing bodies applying the software include the Big Ten Conference, Atlantic Coast Conference, Mountain West Conference, and adidas Team Sales.

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 1,000 clients utilize Teamworks’ products including nearly 800 NCAA Division I programs; more than 85 Football Bowl Subdivision programs at over 85% of the Autonomous Conferences institutions; NCAA Division I athletic institutions including Southern California, Alabama, Texas, Duke, Florida, Purdue, Vanderbilt, Marquette, Virginia, Baylor, Texas A&M and Ole Miss department-wide; 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, and San Francisco Giants.  For more information about Teamworks, please visit www.teamworks.com.