Workday and Genius Sports

Genius Sports is a global leader in official sports data, technology and commercial services.  As a business, its technology powers the ecosystem that connects sports, betting and media.  Clients include many of the world’s largest sports leagues, such as the NFL, English Premier League and PGA Tour.

Workday is freeing people from slow, unwieldy systems, enabling them to focus on adding value to the business.


Director of Enterprise Resource Planning

Genius Sports

  • Multiple, disparate finance systems and a limited people system
  • The ability for the People team to provide basic operational data, such as employee numbers and locations
  • COVID-19 and the requirements of most employees to work remotely with very short notice
  • Strong and growing need for an advanced, integrated platform solution


  • Monthly reporting and reconciliation times cut by 50%
  • Cumbersome manual processes replaced by digital efficiency
  • Teams empowered to share expertise for business improvement
  • Managers gain important self-service capabilities