Comcast-Spectacor is a leader in the sports management industry, providing high quality sports and entertainment to millions of fans around the world.

Global Spectrum

With an ever-increasing international presence, Global Spectrum manages a wide array of popular sports and entertainment, trade shows, performing arts and other special events.


Global Spectrum manages more than 115 public assembly facilities around the world. Nearly 23-million people attended more than 15,000 events in Global Spectrum venues last year. Based in Philadelphia, Global Spectrum is part of Comcast-Spectacor, one of the world’s largest sports and entertainment companies. Comcast-Spectacor also owns the Philadelphia Flyers of the National Hockey League, Ovations Food Services, a food and beverage services provider, New Era Tickets, a full-service ticketing and marketing product for public assembly facilities, Paciolan, the leading provider of venue establishment ticketing, fundraising and marketing technology solutions, Front Row Marketing Services, a commercial rights sales company, and Flyers Skate Zone, a series of community ice skating rinks.


Ovations Food Services

Ovations Food Services delivers fresh menus, fresh management and fresh ideas to public assembly venues, hotels and casinos throughout the United States and Canada.


Ovations specialize in food, beverage, merchandise and hospitality services for stadiums, arenas, convention centers, fairgrounds, expo-centers, racetracks, zoos, performing arts centers, amphitheaters, casinos and hotels. Considered by many as the best managed and most innovative company in the industry, Ovations’ results oriented senior management team has been involved in managing almost every major public assembly facility throughout the United States and Canada.



Your tickets, your way. Paciolan offers a fully integrated ticketing, marketing and fundraising solution that allows venues to manage their customer relationships, brand and revenue potential.


Founded in 1980, Paciolan is the leader in venue enablement, powering ticketing, fundraising and marketing technology solutions for leading organizations across North America. Collectively, Paciolan powers over 500 live entertainment organizations that sell over 120 million tickets annually. Primary markets include college athletics, professional sports, performing arts, arenas and museums. Paciolan is a wholly owned subsidiary of Comcast-Spectacor.


Philadelphia Flyers

The Philadelphia Flyers are one of the premier franchises in the National Hockey League, thrilling fans of all ages.


The Philadelphia Flyers, a member of the Atlantic Division of the Eastern Conference of the NHL, have a distinguished record of victories on the ice. Just as noteworthy is their record as innovators in the promotion and growth of youth hockey. With the help of corporate sponsors, the Flyers reach into the community and help nearly 50,000 youth hockey players every year. 


Wells Fargo Center

The Wells Fargo Center is a state-of-the-art arena that hosts the best in sports, music and entertainment.


One of the world’s busiest arenas, the 20,000-seat Wells Fargo Center is home to the Philadelphia 76ers of the NBA, the Philadelphia Flyers of the NHL, the Philadelphia wings of the National Lacrosse League and the Philadelphia Soul of the Arena Football League. It hosts nationally followed events, from figure skating championships to the Stanley Cup Final; from the NBA All-Star Game to political conventions. Every guest in this state-of-the-art arena enjoys the best in sports, music and entertainment. 


Front Row Marketing Services

Front Row Marketing is the recognized industry leader in sports asset strategy and acquisition, sponsorship strategy, television and digital media consultancy, and much more.


Front Row Marketing builds commercial rights programs for top clients ranging from pro teams, colleges, leagues and stadium authorities, to entertainment companies and political entities. Its experience includes NCAA Divisions I, II and III and every major league in the U.S., plus the largest global sporting events. Veteran Front Row executives help clients with their sports strategies and acquisitions, promotional ideas, financial analysis and more.


XFINITY Live! Philadelphia

XFINITY Live! brings together more than a dozen different dining and entertainment options right in the heart of Philadelphia’s major sports complex.


XFINITY Live! Philadelphia is a dining and entertainment district in the South Philadelphia Sports Complex. A variety of restaurants and an expansive outdoor area are centered on the XFINITY On Demand Theater, a 24-foot-wide Sony LED video board showing sporting events and family-friendly movies. The neighboring NBC Sports Field hosts activities and free concerts, with audio and video systems from Sony to ensure everyone has a high-definition experience.