Jan 28, 2021 | Successful Placements, Tara Flickinger

PlayOn! Sports, the leader in high school sports media, appoints Kevin Burnett to VP, Supply Chain & Infrastructure

PlayOn! Sports (PlayOn), the leading high school sports media company that operates with the NFHS Network, a joint venture with the National Federation of State High School Associations (NFHS) and its member state high school associations, has appointed Kevin Burnett to Vice President of Supply Chain and Infrastructure.

Kevin joins the leading organization in streaming live and on-demand high school sports.  In July 2020, NFHS Network kicked off the High School Support Program to help schools contend with the fallout from COVID-19. The program includes two free Pixellot automated production units for eligible schools (one for indoor and one for outdoor use), enhanced revenue sharing to recoup lost funds from ticket sales and concessions due to the pandemic, and the ability to make standalone donations directly to high schools.

Kevin brings to PlayOn deep experience building, leading, and growing high-performance organizations. Prior to joining PlayOn, he was the Senior Director of Operations at Stratix Corporation, the largest pure-play managed mobility services provider helping the world’s leading companies deliver and support mobile solutions to their workforce. Kevin spent over ten years at NexTraq, the value leader of GPS Fleet Management & Mobile Resource Management solutions, where he was most recently the Director of Operations.  Kevin holds a BBA in Management from the University of Georgia – Terry College of Business.   

ON Partners consultant Tara Flickinger is proud to have partnered with PlayON and Kevin Burnett on this successful placement. View more successful placements by ON in supply chain and operational executive roles here.

About PlayOn! Sports


PlayOn! Sports was founded in 2008 with the purpose of honoring and celebrating the achievements of high school students, parents, coaches, and teachers in every community across the country. It is the nation’s leading high school sports media company and streams more live sports events than any other company in the world. PlayOn is in its seventh year of operating the NFHS Network, a joint venture with the National Federation of State High School Associations (NFHS) and its member state associations. PlayOn is responsible for the day-to-day operations of the NFHS Network, which delivers live and on-demand high school events at and related apps.

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