Matt Gardner is Vice President, Digital Media & Emerging Technology for the 2019 Stanley Cup Champion St. Louis Blues, Enterprise Center and Stifel Theatre. He is a 2001 graduate of the William Allen White School of Journalism and Mass Communications. Matt has spent 18 years working in professional sports and is in his 9th season with the Blues, overseeing initiatives related to digital communications and marketing, content development, revenue generation, innovation and technology. Prior to arriving in St. Louis in 2012, Matt was part of the digital teams at the ATP World Tour and the Orlando Magic, along with working on the digital agency side where his sports and entertainment clients included SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment, International Speedway Corporation and Planet Hollywood. In addition to his current work for the Blues, Matt serves as an advisor for several sports tech companies and as a mentor for Stadia Ventures.