Day 54: Closing Ceremony, The Power Of Genuine Relationships

Aaron Malave 2013 1975 Comments

Connect with Aaron on Twitter and Linkedin. If there was one theme that resonated throughout the summer — through speakers, mentors, field trips, and MSBA staff — it’s the value of genuine relationships. It obviously isn’t a groundbreaking concept, especially in the sports industry, that having people that can vouch for your abilities as well as authentically care for your …

Day 53: Surprise Visit To See America’s Got Talent

Myles Robinson 2013 2826 Comments

Connect with Myles on Twitter and Linkedin. As the summer comes to a close I can’t help but marvel at the incredible people involved in the MSBA. We have had many surprises during our eight-week stint together but no surprise was better than the one we were treated with by Stacy Bradley (one of our program coordinators): free tickets to …

Day 51: Yankees Sales Panel Share Sports Business Knowledge With MSBA

Chris Stathos 2013 0 Comments

Connect with Chris on Twitter and Linkedin. As someone looking to enter the world of sports sales, last Monday night was a special treat as we heard from a panel from the 27-time World Series Champion New York Yankees. Dan Rosenthal, Manager of Inside Sales; Jose Duverge, Premium Sales and Service Specialist; and Rose Barre, Senior Premium Sales and Service …

Day 48: An Olympic History, Power Of Networking While In MSBA

Mary Somma 2013 3748 Comments

Connect with Mary on Linkedin. Working at Fireworks Sports and Entertainment this summer has provided me with great insights on many different fronts of sports marketing. From writing a one page marketing presentation regarding the athlete that would best align with companies to researching organizations that athletes could partner with, my experiences at Fireworks have been outstanding. Analyzing and matching …