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George Foster says the potential for wealth creation in the field of sports entrepreneurship has been vastly underestimated. But he warns that sports industry fortunes can fall as quickly as they rise, and gives advice to aspiring sports entrepreneurs on how to avoid common mistakes. He is professor of management at Stanford Graduate School of Business where he teaches sports management, entrepreneurship, and finance. He works closely with the Stanford Athletic Department in recruiting and advising student athletes, and directs the NFL-Stanford Executive Program. Learn more about George Foster: https://www.gsb.stanford.edu/users/gfoster Learn more about Stanford Graduate School of Business: http://www.gsb.stanford.edu
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UCFB is delighted to announce the return of the popular Dragon’s Den-style UCFB Sports Entrepreneur Award. The competition is led by UCFB Chairman Brendan Flood and provides students with an unprecedented opportunity to compete for vital company investment. Students from UCFB Wembley and UCFB Etihad Campus will be asked to pitch their sport business ideas to the UCFB Panel, which includes former FA Chairman Brian Barwick. The winning team or individual from each campus will receive a huge £5,000 investment, with two runners-up each earning £2,500. Last year’s winners were Globall Sports, a unique business offering a glow in the dark football experience, targeted at children’s parties. All details required for entry and how to apply can be found in this video. If you have any question...
Athletes discuss how the sports world prepares them for work in the business world, from tackling challenges head-on and giving your all to being a team player and having a competitive spirit.
When athletics meets entrepreneurship the results can be game changing. The 2014 SSAC "Starting a Sports Business" panel examines what it takes to start, build, brand/rebrand and grow a leading organization in sports. Panelists will provide unique perspectives on multiple segments of the industry including: apparel, technology, athlete management, media, college athletics, retail, and venture investing. The panel will discuss key parts of the business development including market entry, product development, brand building, financing, IP, business transitions and M&A.
A video to promote the publication of Dennis Arthur Murphy's autobiography: "Murph: The Sports Entrepreneur Man and His Leagues." Dennis Murphy is deserving of a place in the Hockey Hall of Fame and the Basketball Hall of Fame, and his friends and fans are working together to make that happen. "Murph," as he is affectionately known, is the co-founder of the American Basketball Association, the World Hockey Association, World Team Tennis, Roller Hockey International, Bobby Sox Girls Softball, the International Football League, the 6'4" & Under Basketball League (the IBA) and more.
Roman Temkin explains what a sports entrepreneur is and what you can do to be one. Click on this video to learn the necessary path to become a sports entrepreneur. Connect with Roman Temkin today! Δ https://vimeo.com/romantemkin Δ https://twitter.com/roman_temkin
Tune in and listen to real traders.. https://www.tastytrade.com/tt/ Tom and Tony talk with Gregory DePetris of TradeSportsGame. Greg is a Co-Founder and the CEO of Binary Event Network, Inc. ("BEN"). Founded in 2011 by a group of financial and media industry veterans, BEN combines a global financial exchange infrastructure with proprietary, live-event content to create a new category of consumer engagement tools. The company's first live-event product, TradeSports, is a pioneering sports trading application for fans, active gamers and consumers of unique data.
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Lavetta Willis went to law school to become a sports agent. However, an interview for any internship changed her life. She was told that women often encounter many difficulties breaking into the sports industry, and she should explore athletic apparel. She was shocked and reluctant to give up her dream. But a few days later, she began remembering her days playing basketball at Notre Dame, and not being happy with the uniforms. She thought they were designed for men only. That's when she decided that maybe the advice that made her angry, was not such a bad idea after all. That was the beginning of Lavetta's designing career, which eventually landed her as the co-owner and President of LL International Shoe Company (Dada Footwear) (www.dadafootwear.com) . Known for its "fashionable" ...
The UCFB Sports Entrepreneur Award is a ‘Dragon’s Den’ style competition for ambitious UCFB students to pitch their innovative ideas for sports companies to a panel of successful business leaders. This inspiring competition is led by UCFB Chairman Brendan Flood and provides students with an unprecedented opportunity to compete for vital company investment of up to £5,000. Students are asked to pitch their sports business ideas to the esteemed UCFB Executive Board and field any questions.
The UCFB Sports Entrepreneur Award is a ‘Dragon’s Den’ style competition for ambitious UCFB students to pitch their innovative ideas for sports companies to a panel of successful business leaders. This inspiring competition is led by UCFB Chairman and Co-Founder Brendan Flood and provides students with an unprecedented opportunity to compete for vital company investment. For more information, please visit www.ucfb.com.
The UCFB Sports Entrepreneur Award, a unique ‘Dragon’s Den’ style competition for ambitious UCFB students to pitch their innovative ideas for sports companies to a panel of leading entrepreneurs, recently saw the winners of its second edition crowned at Wembley Stadium, home of UCFB Wembley. Providing UCFB students from both campuses with the unrivalled opportunity to compete for a £5,000 investment to develop and launch their own business venture, the objective of the competition was to encourage all students to engage in the innovation of sport. Entrants were challenged with the task of creating a unique sports-related product, preparing a pitch and presenting this to the esteemed panel of world-renowned entrepreneurs. The panel included Professor Philip Wilson, Provost & Chief Executi...
The UCFB Sports Entrepreneur Week, a ‘Dragon’s Den’ style competition for ambitious UCFB students to pitch their innovative ideas for sports companies to a panel of successful business leaders, returns for its second successive year on Monday 7th December 2015. To enter the UCFB Sports Entrepreneur Week, please email email@example.com (UCFB Wembley students) or firstname.lastname@example.org (UCFB Burnley students) with the following information: • Full name of each person in the team • Main contact email address • Main contact telephone number • Degree that each student is studying • Description of your sports business idea (500 words max) • Name of the potential business The competition entry deadline is Tuesday 24th November 2015. All successful entrants will be notified by Frid...
AISTS MSA 2007 Alumnus and Sports Entrepreneur, John Chandy addressed the AISTS MSA Alumni community on Tuesday, 18 June 2013 via a video recording. John presented his company SportsMentor and explained his journey to get to where he is today. The AISTS is the official Academic Advisor and Coaches' Training Partner to SportsMentor. SportsMentor is a pioneer in Sports & Fitness Development Programmes. The SportsMentor team comprises qualified sports professionals who are active members of the international sports industry. SportsMentor has experience working with organisations such as: The BCCI, International Boxing association -- Switzerland & IMG and experience in competitions extending from: the Olympic Games, World Championships, World Cups, International Cricket Tours, IPL & National ...
Cary Mullen is a two time Olympian and World Cup Downhill Ski Champion who formerly held the world downhill speed record for skiing the toughest course in the world (Kitzbuhel, Austria) at an amazing speed of 97mph. The winning secrets he learned in sport have helped him to develop and run a highly successful real estate development company with his most recent achievement as resort developer of VivoResorts. As President of this successful resort development, Cary shares his 5 Winning Secrets™ with all of his audiences, showing them how they too can exceed their sales goals and lead others to unrivaled success. For more information, please visit The Sweeney Agency: http://thesweeneyagency.com/speakers/Cary-Mullen
Sports broadcasting is a billion-dollar business with one big handicap: Young people aren’t watching TV anymore. The mobile-first Whistle Sports Network is capturing that younger demographic by the millions, with more than 300 member content creators. Rather than focusing solely on hyperelite players, Whistle embraces the idea that sports is everywhere.
His personal mission is to promote and develop champions. He realizes the importance of giving back and lends his time and name to many charities. As a community leader, Cary has founded 2 charitable foundations and has served on the Board of Directors for the National Olympic Development Association and the National High Performance Advisory Committee. Cary Mullen is the author of How to Win - Achieving Your Goals in Extreme Conditions. He outlines the key variables impacting your results and what drives you from the core as a human being, while diving deeper into his intentional Process for Success, He shares personal stories and tips for winning in this inspirational book. For more information, please visit The Sweeney Agency: http://thesweeneyagency.com/speakers/Cary-Mullen
In the first part of this interview, former Liverpool, Tottenham and England footballer John Scales reflects on the transition from professional football player to sports business entrepreneur. These are the questions he responded to: 1. How was the transformation from professional football player to sports businessman? 2. Were you ever tempted to carry on nin the game in coaching, management or that side of things? 3. How important is it to have cultivated a string of contacts during your career as a footballer? GlobalSportsJobs: The leading digital recruitment platform for the international sports industry. GlobalSportsJobs is an international online job and careers platform, providing access to jobs, career advice and networking for professionals working in the sports sector. Fo...