On Tuesday afternoon, the sports activities world realized that social media tremendous star and former skilled golfer Paige Spiranac landed a brand new job.
Based on a report from sports activities enterprise insider Darren Rovell of Stadium, PointsBet employed Spiranac because the sports activities e book’s new on-air expertise. Spiranac additionally introduced the information on her Instagram, the place she featured a couple of promos as nicely.
“PointsBet has employed @PaigeSpiranac to be the on-air expertise for the sports activities e book in addition to to tackle an enormous function on their digital media staff,” Rovell mentioned in a publish on Twitter. “Spiranac has greater than 2.9 million followers on Instagram.”
PointsBet has employed @PaigeSpiranac to be the on-air expertise for the sportsbook in addition to to tackle an enormous function on their digital media staff.
Spiranac has greater than 2.9 million followers on Instagram. pic.twitter.com/oVV3i9AfvI
— Darren Rovell (@darrenrovell) January 26, 2021
Spiranac has a large following on social media, with practically three million followers on Instagram and nearly 400,000 followers on Twitter.
It’s not stunning to see PointsBet work with somebody who already has a historical past within the sports activities panorama and carries an enormous social media following. Spiranac previously labored with 18 Birdies, a golf monitoring app – at the very least on a couple of commercials.
As playing turns into authorized throughout thee United States different sports activities books will possible take the identical method. Hiring expertise with sturdy social media followings already related to the sports activities world can’t harm.
Based on Rovell, New Jersey noticed probably the most cash ($6 billion) guess on sports activities throughout 2020. Sports activities betting is taking the nation by storm – the place authorized, in fact.