January 31, 2020
Former NFL defensive end and current Fox Sports TV personality Marcellus Wiley will join the Fansure team in a formal advisory capacity.
Fansure Inc., a sports technology company that provides financial protection and analytical insights for affected stakeholders when star players unexpectedly miss games, has announced the addition of Marcellus Wiley to its team. Wiley, a former NFL player of 10 years, joined the team in January 2020.
“We are very excited and gracious to have Marcellus on board” said Fansure’s Founder and CEO Vijay Shravah. “It is critical at this juncture to add more credible and influential pieces to our team, and we are confident Marcellus and his team will give us a tremendous boost.”
“We are very excited to be a part of Fansure’s journey,” said Marcellus. “Their commitment to innovating a viable solution for both fans and businesses who are affected when star players miss games resonated with us.”
Daniel Titus, Fansure’s Strategic Partnerships and Marketing Director, will work directly with Marcellus and his team in executing Fansure’s strategic endeavors.
Fansure is a sports analytics company focused on predicting player availability for specific games played. Led by NASA rocket scientists, Fansure developed machine learning technology to predict the likelihood of star player absences, and provides analytical insights and financial protection services for such instances. To learn more, visit: https://fansure.com
About Marcellus Wiley
Marcellus Vernon Wiley Sr. is a retired American football defensive end who played 10 seasons in the National Football League for four teams. He was selected with the 22nd pick of the second round of the 1997 NFL Draft out of Columbia University by the Buffalo Bills. After four seasons with the Bills, he played for the San Diego Chargers, Dallas Cowboys and Jacksonville Jaguars. He was selected to the AFC Pro Bowl team in 2001, as a member of the San Diego Chargers. He formerly co-hosted SportsNation on ESPN, as well as an afternoon drive-time sports talk radio show on ESPN 710AM in Los Angeles, and is currently a host of Fox Sports 1’s Speak For Yourself.