What makes the difference in sports technology? EXPERIENCE. Across the board, the XOS team has been in the trenches. We know what it takes to deliver our partners best-in-class solutions that will make an IMPACT.
Chief Executive Officer
16 years with XOSMatt Bairos was promoted to President and Chief Executive Officer of XOS Digital in 2013. He has dedicated his professional life to the sports technology industry. Beginning on the support team with Avid Sports in the early 2000’s, Bairos worked his way up the ranks to General Manager, where he oversaw the development and unprecedented growth of XOS’ flagship product, XOS Thunder. Bairos earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Education from Salem State University and currently resides in Andover, MA with his wife Audra and daughter Ella. .Chief Technology Officer
16 years with XOSA sports technology pioneer, Steve Quinn is the Chief Technology Officer for XOS Digital. He provides technical guidance for senior management and all of the XOS engineering teams. His in-depth knowledge of data storage, distributed systems, networking, video editing, streaming media, and video formats provide the genesis for the company's cutting-edge technologies. Quinn is an alumnus of Purdue University, where he received his Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering. He currently resides in Portsmouth, NH with his wife Donna and his son Joshua.Chief Administrative Officer
3 years with XOSSteve Bayne serves as Chief Administrative Officer for XOS Digital. In this role, he partners with the Senior Leadership Team and the Board of Directors to craft and execute the company’s growth strategy to deliver increasing value to the sports technology industry. An experienced corporate leader, Steve earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics from the University of Virginia and an MBA with Distinction from Keller Graduate School of Management. When he is away from the office, he enjoys spending quality time with his wife Maureen and their three daughters.Executive VP, Worldwide Sales
11 years with XOSBrett Hammond serves XOS Digital as its Executive VP of Worldwide Sales, where he is responsible for leading all sales and event marketing initiatives. Brett's leadership has helped propel the Thunder Football video editing solution to its current #1 market share position and led to the unprecedented success of the ThunderCloud platform. Hammond received a Bachelor of Science degree in Sports Management from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, where he was a member of the football team. He currently resides in Westford, MA with his wife and their two children.Executive VP, Engineering & Operations
14 years with XOSAs the Executive VP of Engineering and Operations for XOS Digital, Pete Balkus is responsible for the production of the company's nearly 50 existing product offerings and the development of emerging technology applications. A broadcast industry veteran, Balkus provides leadership and expertise in delivering innovative solutions to XOS partners. He has a track record for leading organizations that have successfully taken multiple innovative products from concept to market success. Balkus holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science from Boston University and is an avid sailor.VP, Content Licensing
7 years with XOSBen Godwin was named VP of Content Licensing in 2013. In this role, he is responsible for the oversight and leadership of XOS Digital's business groups that provide licensing services to 100+ universities and conferences. Godwin has been with XOS Digital since 2009 when, in his previous role, he served as the General Manager of the company's SEC Digital Network. A native of Enterprise, AL, Godwin holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting as well as a Master’s Degree in Business Administration from the University of Alabama. He currently resides in Orlando, FL with his wife Libby.VP, Scouting Services
6 years with XOSAs VP of Scouting Services, Gary Howard is responsible for XOS Digital’s recruiting, scouting, and evaluation solutions for collegiate football programs. A veteran of the high school football industry, Howard was the Founder and President of NorCal Football Scouting. Since 2001, he has worked with more than 100 college football programs to assist with locating, scouting, and evaluating student athletes. Howard currently resides in California's North Bay which is located in the San Francisco Bay area. He is married to his wife Mimi, and they have one son and three daughters.VP, Business Development
10 years with XOSJack Lengyel has had a long and distinguished career in intercollegiate athletics since 1957. His wealth of experience has involved roles in coaching, administration, and private sector leadership. This includes 14 years as the Athletic Director at the U.S. Naval Academy, where the athletic training facility is named is in his honor. Jack currently serves as VP of Business Development for XOS Digital. Jack's remarkable experience rebuilding the Marshall University football program after a tragic airline crash became the inspiration for the 2006 Warner Bros. film We Are Marshall.