Ted Leonsis quotes

  • A successful business is either loved or needed.
    -- Ted Leonsis

    #Clever #Successful #Successful Business

  • We look at the Web as being our basic power plant, kind of like electricity, so the Web and communicating in this fashion is second nature to us now. It's not like we go brochure, television, mail. It's Web, and then everything else. It's social media first, and everything else.
    -- Ted Leonsis

    #Fashion #Media #Looks

  • When you look at the last 20 years in the NBA, there have been seven teams that have won the NBA championship. Six of those seven teams drafted the number one or number two pick; their foundational people,
    -- Ted Leonsis

    #Team #Nba Championships #Years

  • What I've learned so far from researching is that to win the Stanley Cup, you have to make the playoffs.
    -- Ted Leonsis

    #Work #Winning #Cups

  • It's Web, and then everything else. It's social media first, and everything else.
    -- Ted Leonsis

    #Media #Firsts #Social Media

  • There's never been a better time to be an NBA owner
    -- Ted Leonsis

    #Nba #Owners

  • We can't score goals, we can't stop goals, we aren't hitting, we can't play on special teams... we all stink. We can try to improve but to do so we will need to make trades. And who would want our players that are underachieving?
    -- Ted Leonsis

    #Team #Hockey #Player

  • The more communities in which you are an active participant, the more likely it is that you'll be happy.
    -- Ted Leonsis

    #Community #Active #Participants

  • For some, a sign of your success starts with, 'I'm going to buy a big house.' Then, 'I'm going to start buying art.' And 'Oh, I want a sports team.' We need the WNBA to be that aspirational - you make it as a big time female entrepreneur or executive and you say, 'You know, my dream has always been to own a WNBA team.'
    -- Ted Leonsis

    #Sports #Dream #Art

  • We need more NBA owners to own WNBA teams.
    -- Ted Leonsis

    #Team

  • The ideal set up would be to own an NBA team, a D-League team, and a WNBA team.
    -- Ted Leonsis

    #Team

  • Today, if you listen to sports talk radio, they are not talking the right way about most women's sports. Those people will retire, or frankly a lot of them are getting fired or laid off - and we'll get younger people into key media positions who are more egalitarian, more open minded, more respectful.
    -- Ted Leonsis

    #Sports #People #Today