The Business of Sports: A Virtual Panel

Join the Frank G. Zarb School of Business for a virtual panel discussion and hear from female business executives for collegiate and professional sports leagues and teams. Panelists will discuss the following and more during a virtual discussion:

· How the pandemic is changing the sports industry and its lasting impact on the future of collegiate and professional sports

· Challenges and opportunities for female sports business executives

·  How to use your passion for sports and business expertise to break into the industry and how to identify opportunities

· Tips for rising the ranks to becoming a leader

· Landscape of working for a collegiate sports team vs professional and women’s teams vs men’s

Panelists:

  • Val Ackerman, Commissioner, Big East Conference; former President, WNBA
  • Michele Roberts, Executive Director, National Basketball Players Association

Moderator:

  • Erin McDermott, BBA '94, Director of Athletics, Harvard University

Advance registration required; Registrants will be sent an event link to attend prior to the event. 

 

 

Wednesday, April 21, 2021

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Location:

Hofstra University (Virtual Event)
Hofstra University (virtual event)
100 Hofstra University
Hempstead, NY 11549-1000
USA


Contact:

Kristine Glanzer


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