FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
PIVOT Agency proudly announces the addition of Elliot Bloom as its Vice President of Tennis Hospitality and Experiences.
Bloom comes to PIVOT with extensive sales and sales operations experience which include time with sports medicine manufacturer, Bauerfeind, and recently led a team to over $100,000,000 in sales in the highly competitive hospital operating room capital equipment arena. In addition, Bloom is a former Northern California junior tennis standout, a 2-time collegiate captain and 2-time MVP for University of the Pacific Men’s Tennis Team where he played both No. 1 singles and No. 1 doubles.
PIVOT has extended its services to include Hospitality and Experiences with tennis leading the charge.
“Tennis was the obvious sport that we wanted to get into,” said PIVOT Founder and CEO, Ben Shapiro. “I’ve been a tennis player my entire life and have seen how the sport has owned the hospitality space for brands and we feel we can bring a unique perspective and offering to our clients.”
“Joining PIVOT is a natural endeavor for me as I can leverage both my sales and sales operations background, along with my passion for tennis, to help build out a world class sports hospitality business. Initially we will focus on major tennis events but our long-term goal is to add other significant sporting events to our portfolio. I have a strong network in the California tennis community and I look forward to tapping into it as we ramp up.” said Bloom.
Elliot graduated from the University of the Pacific, where he received his BA and Masters. He resides in Alamo, California and is a member of Round Hill Country Club, where he continues to play tennis. He is married to Lisa and has a daughter Jenna, who is a Junior at Cal Poly SLO, and son Griffin, who is a senior in high school.