The Big Pitch brings together a group of seasoned experts that can help companies achieve their goals and objectives. Whether that is simply getting placement on retail shelves or a total brand redesign... we have seen almost everything. Combined our team has sold tens of billions of dollars at retail, launched more than 1,000 products, created cutting edge marketing programs and driven brand growth for some of the most successful brands on the planet. Oh, and because we believe in driving results, we only make money when you do. 

Proven track record

  • Developed marketing for top tier brands

  • Award winning DRTV campaigns

  • More than $20 billion in retail sales

  • Over 1,000 product launches

Up next: Sports Licensing and Tailgate Show - Las Vegas, NV - January 17-19, 2017

Caleb Sheppard

Caleb is the managing partner at Rio Creative, a world class marketing agency who’s clients include Anheuser-Busch, Pepsi/Frito Lay, Energizer and many others. He also has built and manages one of the largest digital signage networks in the United States for Budweiser and Bud Light. 

Brian Harrington

Brian Harrington is an entrepreneur who has extensive experience in the Electronic Retailing Marketing Industry and has been involved in dozens of product launches reaching sales of nearly $100 million.


Brian Hakan

Brian is the former Chairman of the board of LIMA, the international licensing trade association, is a licensing and branding expert with three-plus decades working on all sides of the licensing equation including working with Taco Bell, ABC Sports, NBA, NFL, MLB, NCAA and many others.

Held annually in Las Vegas, the Sports Licensing and Tailgate Show is the premier event for brand owners, licensors, licensees and retailers interested in sports licensed products. Home to over 300 exhibits and thousands of retailers, this is the only show of its kind to target the sports and tailgating market. Exhibiting companies hold the licenses for professional, collegiate and all other sports teams and represent all product categories.



Sports Licensing and Tailgate Show - Las Vegas, NV - January 17-19, 2017

International Home + Housewares Show - Chicago, IL - March 18-21, 2017

SuperZoo - Las Vegas, NV - July 25-27, 2017