Kansas State University Athletics Modernizes Internal Operations and Student Engagement through Teamworks

Leading Athletic Communication Software Provides Competitive Edge in Connecting Players, Coaches and Staff

DURHAM, NC – [Tuesday, March 21, 2017] – 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 Kansas State University. As the Wildcats’ Collaboration Software Provider, Teamworks will streamline communication for coaches, athletic trainers, advisors and administrators while centralizing player and staff information. K-State joins other prestigious NCAA Division I athletic departments using Teamworks’ technologies to power daily operations, including many programs from the Big 12 and other Autonomous Conferences.

“Our administration’s primary goal is to provide Wildcat student-athletes with a world-class experience, and we always strive for greater efficiencies and improvements,” said Jill Shields, Kansas State Executive Associate AD/Senior Woman Administrator. “We strategically adopted Teamworks across all 14 varsity sports as a measure to enhance the experience for all K-State representatives on a daily, hourly basis, whether on or off the field of play. Our investment in communication promotes seamless collaboration, easing the means of our organization’s purpose to further develop student-athletes.”

Delivering Kansas State 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 Wildcats’ communication methods, ease file sharing processing, and reduce paper-driven processes through the convenience of mobile devices, resulting in time and hard good savings.

“Teamworks is a channel for all Wildcats working towards a common goal: to succeed in the classroom and in competition,” said Zach Maurides, Teamworks founder. “Our cross-platform functionalities are designed for the mobility and complexities of today’s athletic departments, serving as a one-stop resource for all staff and student-athletes. We are pleased to welcome K-State as the latest Division I program to adopt our software, another championship-level program that understands the importance of consistent communication.”

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.