Hamilton has worked in the recruiting business for nearly a decade for multiple networks traveling the state of Texas and beyond in search of the top athletes. Hamilton has had great success by developing relationships as strong as anyone in the business in the Texas high school coaching ranks. With a passion for talent evaluation and helping prospects get noticed at a young age, Hamilton takes pride in spending hours in coaches' offices and team practices.
"I am thrilled that we are announcing that Gerry is a co-owner of Burnt Orange Beat. I can't imagine starting this business without Gerry. Anyone who follows Texas sports with a passion knows Gerry Hamilton and knows that he consistently delivers the best content for his subscribers."
Hamilton brings his keen eye for talent evaluation and key insights into sports and Texas athletics as a Co-Owner of BurntOrangeBeat.com.
"As the son of a coach, being part of a great team has always been most important to me. With Bobby Bragg, Scout.com and Fox Sports, I have found a very talented team that makes me proud," Hamilton said.
"Texas is obviously a very important market for Scout, and we were committed to signing the very best team possible," said Joel Cox, Executive Director of Network Development for Scout.com. "Gerry Hamilton is a household name in Texas, and no one works harder to deliver information to subscribers. The opportunity to pair Gerry with Bobby Bragg was automatic for us. Gerry and Bobby bring a tremendous amount of passion and enthusiasm to this business, and that along with an indefatigable work ethic ensure that our subscribers will get their money's worth."
"I'm both honored and excited that Fox Sports and Scout.com showed a sincere interest in me. It's an exciting time and I'm very much looking forward to the future," Hamilton said.
Hamilton will join Bragg and BurntOrangeBeat.com immediately.