About SGI


John Horan,


John Horan founded Sporting Goods Intelligence in 1984. He has over 30 years experience reporting on the sporting goods industry. A graduate of Princeton University, Mr. Horan started his career as a beat reporter for Fairchild Publications. He founded industry trade magazine SportStyle before leaving Fairchild to start SGI.









Jonathan C. Bogert,

Associate Publisher

Jon Bogert joined Sporting Goods Intelligence in 1992 to manage the rapidly growing database, directory and market research side of the company. A graduate of The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, Mr. Bogert's background is in accounting and information systems. He launched The Sporting Goods Intelligence Directory in 1993, The SGI Database in 1995, SGI Market Facts in 1997, the On-line Archives in 1998 and currently splits his time between marketing and new product development.






Robert McGee,


Bob McGee joined Sporting Goods Intelligence in 1995 as the publication moved to a weekly frequency and added a regular "Eye on Retail" column. He has over 20 years experience reporting on the sporting goods industry. A graduate of the C.W. Post Campus of Long Island University, Mr. McGee began his career as city hall/state house reporter for the Taunton Daily Gazette, Taunton, MA. In 1988, he joined SportStyle, primarily to follow the burgeoning athletic shoe industry. Mr. McGee left the Fairchild publication in 1995 as a senior editor to join SGI. His shoe reviews and analysis have been published in Fitness, Self, Women's Sports & Fitness and The Boston Globe. Bob McGee can be reached directly at (508) 279-3060 or fax: (508) 697-0096




Rob Maturo,
Circulation Manager

Rob maintains our circulation list and makes sure you receive your issues of Sporting Goods Intelligence on time. E-mail him directly at rob@sginews.com



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