Awards

#SBA24: Winners of TheStadiumBusiness Awards 2024

The #SBA24 winners

Featured image credit: Paul Heyes

The #SBA24 winners

Featured image credit: Paul Heyes

Eden Park secured the Venue of the Year accolade while Francesco Gianello, Head of Stadium, Juventus FC, received an Outstanding Achievement Award during TheStadiumBusiness Awards 2024 at Emirates Old Trafford on Tuesday night.

Other winners included the FIFA Women’s World Cup 2023 (Event of the Year); Jon Babbs, Stadium Director at Tottenham Hotspur FC (Executive of the Year); the Singapore National Stadium Venue Operations Team (Unsung Hero); and the MLB London Series – London Stadium/Freemans Event Partners/DNC (Fan Experience). There were also accolades for Croke Park’s 50 Mile Menu (Product Innovation); The Recycled Pitch – Wembley Stadium (Sustainability & Community); Lancs TV on JioTV (Sponsorship, Sales & Marketing); and Mercedes-Benz Stadium (Venue Technology).

On accepting the Venue of the Year Award, Nick Sautner, CEO of Eden Park in Auckland, New Zealand, said: “I can’t be more proud of this award. We have such a wonderful team and over the last 12 months they have to overcome adversity. This award is dedicated to all of our partners back at home and I would also like to recognise the industry, which becomes part of your family.”

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