About Us

SPELEB™ — the celebritization of sports — is a website about the personalities that make sports part of the entertainment industry.

SPELEB is owned by Digital Evolution Media — a sports media company. Digital Evolution Media owns SPELEB, IMAGE CPR SPORTS™  and INTRIGUE SPORTS™. The websites are part of the FOX Sports Digital network.

We are regular contributors to FOXSports.com, MSN.com and Yardbarker.com.

About Digital Evolution Media LLC

Digital Evolution Media was formed in 2011 as a result of the downward spiral of traditional media and its failure to adapt to the digital age.

Our digital brands deliver stories  to sports fans in an entertaining way.

Brian Pia is president and chief executive officer of Speleb, IMAGE CPR SPORTS, INTRIGUE SPORTS and Digital Evolution Media.

Andrea Pia is vice president and chief creative officer.  She earned her B.A. in Communication from the University of Alabama.

piaBrian Pia, President & CEO 

Brian Pia is also executive vice president of a national health and wellness marketing communications firm.

The two positions are not connected. All Digital Evolution Media brands are independent. We select our own stories and provide our own opinion when it’s appropriate. We don’t write about any client or competitor to avoid conflicts of interest.

Pia was a regular contributor to CNN and ABC News, as well as a correspondent for FNN (now CNBC). Over the years, he broadcast numerous award-winning, top-rated investigative stories. He reported from Wall Street, Saudi Arabia, Panama, Honduras and the presidential campaign trail. He won 17 journalism awards.

He is the former PR director for ProServ. It was one of the largest sports marketing companies in the country. He worked for sports agents Donald Dell, David Falk and Ray Benton, among others. The firm’s 100 clients included Arthur Ashe, Stan Smith, Payne Stewart, Patrick Ewing, Moses Malone and other top athletes.

Pia is a graduate of the University of Maryland (B.A.) and Northwestern University’s Medill School of Journalism (M.S.).

You can reach him at brian.pia@speleb.com.