What We Do

  • Basketball
    Representation • Contract Negotiations
    • Marketing Opportunities
    • Content Creation

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  • esports • Team Advisory
    • Market Overview
    • Brand development
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  • Sports
    Advisory • Property Development
    • Media Rights
    • Technology & Digital Platforms
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Who We Are

  • Happy Walters

    CEO

  • Josh Swartz

    President

  • Brad Sive

    Chief Revenue Officer

  • Bryce Blum

    EVP
    esports

  • Charles Jackson

    EVP
    Business Development

  • Ryan Lawrence

    SVP
    Business Development

  • Avi Bhuiyan

  • Nick Martin

    VP
    Business Development

  • Steve McCaskill

    SVP
    Basketball

  • Chris Gaston

    PlayerDevelopment
    Training

  • Sam White

    Player
    Recruiting

  • Brandon Curran

    Director
    Business Development

  • Eric Brest

  • Sean Davis

    VP
    Basketball

  • Aimee Ross

    Operations Manager

  • Luke Zelon

    Analyst
    Business Development

Press

  • At Home with Iman Shumpert and Teyana Taylor, the Sexiest Couple on Earth

    The pair aren't exactly subtle when it comes to professing their love for one another. And now, the NBA hair god and "Fade" video star talk weekends at Cleveland's Chuck E. Cheese's, reveal where they got married, and call each other on their most annoying habits.

    - GQ

  • Amar'e In Israel: Fresh Start In The Old City

    For a long time Amar'e Stoudemire has felt drawn to Israel. Now the six-time NBA All-Star is playing there—and he says he has never felt more at home.

    - Sports Illustrated

  • Catalyst Sports Enhances Esports Offering with Hire of Esports Industry Leader Avi Bhuiyan

    Catalyst Sports & Media today announced the hire of Avi Bhuiyan as Executive Vice President of esports. Since joining Catalyst on December 12 2016, Bhuiyan helps lead the esports division with Bryce Blum, Executive Vice President of esports, to further build out the company's esports practice. Bhuiyan joins Catalyst from Riot Games, an American video game developer, publisher and esports tournament organizer, where he was an esports official for Riot's League of Legends Championship Series (NA LCS), Riot Games' flagship North American esports league.

    - Yahoo Finance

  • Walters, Swartz target esports with new agency

    Former Relativity Sports executives Happy Walters and Josh Swartz are launching a new venture, Catalyst Sports & Media, that will focus on the business of three global, growing sports: basketball, soccer and esports. Silicon Valley entrepreneur and Novo Construction CEO Jim Fowler is backing the new agency, which has hired some young executives, including Bryce Blum, an attorney who has carved a niche as an expert in esports. Blum will oversee esports as executive vice president.

    - Sports Business Daily