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Allegheny College
Arizona State University
Auburn University
Aurora University
Babson College
Belmont University
Boston College
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Brown University
Cardozo School of Law
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Carnegie Mellon University
College of the Holy Cross
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Concordia University (Canada)
Drexel University
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Emory University
Florida State University
George Washington University
Harvard Business School
Harvard Law School
Hobart & William Smith Colleges
Indiana University Bloomington
Ithaca College
Loyola Marymount University
Manhattanville College
Miami University

New York University
The Ohio State University
Ohio University
Pace Law School
Pennsylvania State University
Pepperdine University
Princeton University
Rochester Institute of Technology
Rutgers University
Santa Clara University
Seton Hall University
Stanford University
State University of New York at Potsdam
Syracuse University
Temple University
Tulane University
Union College
University of Alabama
University of British Columbia (Canada)
University of California, Berkeley
University of California, Los Angeles
University of Cambridge (UK)
University of Central Florida
University of Chicago
University of Connecticut
University of Delaware
University of Florida
University of Georgia
University of Hawaii at Manoa
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

The University of Kansas
University of Kentucky
University of London, Birkbeck (UK)
University of Louisville
University of Maryland, College Park
University of Miami
University of Michigan
University of Michigan–Dearborn
University of Nebraska–Lincoln
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
University of North Dakota
University of Nottingham (UK)
University of Oregon
University of the Ozarks
University of Pennsylvania
University of Richmond
University of South Carolina
University of Southern California
The University of Texas at Austin
University of Virginia
University of Wisconsin–Madison
University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee
Utica College
Villanova University
Walsh University
Washington University in St. Louis
Wichita State University
William Jewell College
Yale University

Where Are They Now?


MSBA ALUMNI GO ON TO WORK FOR SOME OF THE MOST PRESTIGIOUS AND INNOVATIVE COMPANIES IN SPORTS



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Who Are They?


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  • Marcelo Alzamora
    Marcelo Alzamora
    NYU
  • Scott Ball
    Scott Ball
    Miami University
  • Jamy Baron
    Jamy Baron
    Boston University
  • Aaron Bartko
    Aaron Bartko
    Indiana University
  • Mitchell Batchelder
    Mitchell Batchelder
    College of William and Mary
  • Scott Baum
    Scott Baum
    Drexel University
  • Nicole Bauman
    Nicole Bauman
    University of Wisconsin
  • Ally Bernard
    Ally Bernard
    Pepperdine University
  • Rajesh Bhayana
    Rajesh Bhayana
    University of Southern California
  • Lucas Biebelberg
    Lucas Biebelberg
    Rutgers University
  • Emily Black
    Emily Black
    University of the Ozarks
  • Adam Blaier
    Adam Blaier
    Pace Law School
  • Jacob Boissiere
    Jacob Boissiere
    Duke University
  • Sofia Bonilla
    Sofia Bonilla
    University of Southern California
  • D’Bria Bradshaw
    D’Bria Bradshaw
    University of Central Florida
  • Will Bubenik
    Will Bubenik
    Temple University
  • Mark Burns
    Mark Burns
    Belmont University
  • Kiley Burns
    Kiley Burns
    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
  • Franklyn Calle
    Franklyn Calle
    NYU
  • Emmett Carrier
    Emmett Carrier
    University of Chicago
  • Courtney Chase
    Courtney Chase
    Hobart & William Smith Colleges
  • Tee Chayakul
    Tee Chayakul
    Harvard Business School
  • Nicole Cho
    Nicole Cho
    Loyola Marymount University
  • Oruny Choi
    Oruny Choi
    Rutgers University
  • Andy Christensen
    Andy Christensen
    Aurora University
  • Alex Combs
    Alex Combs
    University of Nebraska
  • Myles Coven
    Myles Coven
    Tulane University
  • Cameron Cullman
    Cameron Cullman
    Yale University
  • Ryan Daniel
    Ryan Daniel
    University of Hawaii
  • Eliza Daniels
    Eliza Daniels
    University of Virginia
  • Adam Daroff
    Adam Daroff
    Babson College
  • Mason Darrow
    Mason Darrow
    Princeton University
  • Justin Davies
    Justin Davies
    University of Oregon
  • Dayna DeBlasi
    Dayna DeBlasi
    University of California, Berkeley
  • Gabe Delaney
    Gabe Delaney
    University of Pennsylvania
  • Abby Desai
    Abby Desai
    Santa Clara University
  • TJ Doganiero
    TJ Doganiero
    Florida State University
  • Katie Donnewald
    Katie Donnewald
    University of Illinois
  • Alexandra Dougherty
    Alexandra Dougherty
    College of the Holy Cross
  • Motasem El Bawab
    Motasem El Bawab
    Concordia University
  • Camille Ertel
    Camille Ertel
    Union College
  • Shae Fanning
    Shae Fanning
    Arizona State University
  • Samson Feldman
    Samson Feldman
    NYU
  • Daniel Forstot
    Daniel Forstot
    University of Michigan
  • Sumner Franklin
    Sumner Franklin
    University of Kentucky
  • Morgan Fuller
    Morgan Fuller
    University of Wisconsin–Madison
  • Kaitlin Gascoyne
    Kaitlin Gascoyne
    The University of Texas at Austin
  • Eleni Georgiafandis
    Eleni Georgiafandis
    University of Louisville
  • Alyson Gill
    Alyson Gill
    University of Florida
  • Brycen Goldstein
    Brycen Goldstein
    University of Michigan
  • Ryan Hines
    Ryan Hines
    Digital & Media Intern
  • Shannon Van Pelt
    Shannon Van Pelt
    Marketing & Communications Intern
  • Devon Grenier
    Devon Grenier
    University of North Dakota
  • Jakob Gutierrez
    Jakob Gutierrez
    Wichita State University
  • Kris Haynes
    Kris Haynes
    Boston College
  • Jon Hefner
    Jon Hefner
    Auburn University
  • Grant Henderson
    Grant Henderson
    University of Michigan-Dearborn
  • Matthew Hittinger
    Matthew Hittinger
    Indiana University
  • Carson Holden
    Carson Holden
    University of Georgia
  • Jamie Horowitz
    Jamie Horowitz
    UCLA
  • David Huston
    David Huston
    University of Michigan
  • Hansol Ji
    Hansol Ji
    Babson College
  • Niko Jonna
    Niko Jonna
    University of Michigan
  • Marissa Kahane
    Marissa Kahane
    Utica College
  • Daniel Kaplan
    Daniel Kaplan
    Ithaca College
  • Quinn Kasal
    Quinn Kasal
    University of Miami
  • Casey Katofsky
    Casey Katofsky
    Santa Clara University
  • Kristin Kawecki
    Kristin Kawecki
    Ohio University
  • Megan Kelly
    Megan Kelly
    Syracuse University
  • Kahlil Keys
    Kahlil Keys
    Yale University
  • Samir Khoury
    Samir Khoury
    University of Pennsylvania
  • Lucy King
    Lucy King
    University of Michigan
  • Sydney Kirby
    Sydney Kirby
    Princeton University
  • Brett Kornfeld
    Brett Kornfeld
    Indiana University Bloomington
  • Ali Kramer
    Ali Kramer
    NYU
  • Josh Lagan
    Josh Lagan
    University of Connecticut
  • Matthew Lee
    Matthew Lee
    Harvard Law School
  • George Lemmon
    George Lemmon
    University of Pennsylvania
  • Riche Leveille
    Riche Leveille
    University of British Columbia
  • Athena Liao
    Athena Liao
    Yale University
  • Nathaniel Liebes
    Nathaniel Liebes
    UCLA
  • Casey Madura
    Casey Madura
    University of Louisville
  • Aaron Malave
    Aaron Malave
    University of Central Florida
  • Gray Malias
    Gray Malias
    Yale University
  • Matthew Mascolo
    Matthew Mascolo
    Allegheney College
  • Avery Mason
    Avery Mason
    Boston University
  • Max McGonigle
    Max McGonigle
    Boston University
  • Ryan McKenna
    Ryan McKenna
    University of Delaware
  • Michael Meisner
    Michael Meisner
    University of Delaware
  • Corey Miller
    Corey Miller
    University of Maryland
  • Angelo Milone
    Angelo Milone
    Villanova University
  • Alex Mise
    Alex Mise
    Penn State
  • Will Mittenthal
    Will Mittenthal
    Santa Clara University
  • Malcolm Montilus
    Malcolm Montilus
    New York University
  • Akash Narayanan
    Akash Narayanan
    Seton Hall University
  • Jessie Nerkowski
    Jessie Nerkowski
    UNC Chapel Hill
  • Lindsay Newman
    Lindsay Newman
    UNC Chapel Hill
  • Addison Nitto
    Addison Nitto
    Carnegie Mellon University
  • Grant Norris-Jones
    Grant Norris-Jones
    University of Cambridge
  • Ryan Nowack
    Ryan Nowack
    Manhattanville College
  • Nick O’Meara
    Nick O’Meara
    University of Southern California
  • Jeme Obeime
    Jeme Obeime
    Duke University
  • Sawyer Opalich
    Sawyer Opalich
    University of South Carolina
  • David Page
    David Page
    University of Michigan
  • Leo Parsons
    Leo Parsons
    George Washington University
  • Kevin Paul
    Kevin Paul
    University of Alabama
  • Natalie Pfeifer
    Natalie Pfeifer
    University of Nebraska–Lincoln
  • Christian Porter
    Christian Porter
    University of Virginia
  • Lexi Quirk
    Lexi Quirk
    Princeton University
  • Myles Robinson
    Myles Robinson
    UNC Chapel Hill
  • Melanie Rose
    Melanie Rose
    The Ohio State University
  • Michael Rosenberg
    Michael Rosenberg
    University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
  • Sam Rosenshein
    Sam Rosenshein
    Boston University
  • Isaac Rosner
    Isaac Rosner
    University of Michigan
  • Jacob Rubel
    Jacob Rubel
    UNC Chapel Hill
  • Saghar Samimi
    Saghar Samimi
    Concordia University
  • Ryan Schlaepfer
    Ryan Schlaepfer
    Temple University
  • Daniel Schwartz
    Daniel Schwartz
    Washington University in St. Louis
  • Lorne Segall
    Lorne Segall
    Concordia University
  • Matt Seidmon
    Matt Seidmon
    Indiana University
  • Meghan Sessler
    Meghan Sessler
    Rochester Institute of Technology
  • Ethan Shibutani
    Ethan Shibutani
    Boston University
  • Mary Somma
    Mary Somma
    Duquesne University
  • Chris Stathos
    Chris Stathos
    William Jewell College
  • Shane Stewart
    Shane Stewart
    University of Kentucky
  • Fred Stillman
    Fred Stillman
    University of Richmond
  • Andrew Stockstill
    Andrew Stockstill
    UNC Chapel Hill
  • Leanne Styring
    Leanne Styring
    Arizona State University
  • Adam Swerdlow
    Adam Swerdlow
    University of Kansas
  • Sanjit Vallabhaneni
    Sanjit Vallabhaneni
    Emory University
  • Louis van der Wal
    Louis van der Wal
    University of Michigan
  • Justin Vine
    Justin Vine
    Cardozo Law School
  • Zack Vollmer
    Zack Vollmer
    The Ohio State University
  • Zach Wang
    Zach Wang
    UC Berkeley
  • Bailey Weigel
    Bailey Weigel
    SUNY Potsdam
  • Matt Welch
    Matt Welch
    Walsh University
  • Ryan Whelan
    Ryan Whelan
    University of London-Birkbeck
  • Brooke Williams
    Brooke Williams
    Brown University
  • Michael Woo
    Michael Woo
    Standford University
Marcelo Alzamora
NYU

MSBA Class of 2012

MSBA Internship: International Operations Intern – Major League Soccer

MSBA Mentor: Peter Aiello

Blog Posts:

1 – Day 22: Lewis Howes – Prepping for the World Football Challenge

Scott Ball
Miami University

MSBA Class of 2014

MSBA Internship: Event Marketing Intern – New York Red Bulls

MSBA Mentor: Tim Lister

Blog Posts:

1 – Day 6: “The World’s Most Famous Arena”

2 – Day 29: A Weekend Away

Jamy Baron
Boston University

MSBA Class of 2017

MSBA Internship: Real Estate Legal Intern – Foot Locker, Inc.

MSBA Mentorship Collective:

  • Dan Asip – The Madison Square Garden Company
  • Andres Zapata – GMR Marketing
  • Justin Vine – Mayer Brown LLP

Blog Posts:

  1. Day 11: Enjoy the Journey
  2. Day 36: Internship Extravaganza
Aaron Bartko
Indiana University

MSBA Class of 2013

MSBA Internship: Club Services Intern – Major League Soccer

MSBA Mentor: Peter Aiello

Blog Posts:

1 – Day 16: Lessons from the Cowboy and Global Business Celebrity, Jeff Hayzlett

2 – Day 38: Achieving Peak Performance On and Off the Field with Sports Psychologist, Ed Tseng

Mitchell Batchelder
College of William and Mary

MSBA Class of 2015

MSBA Internship: Sports Marketing Research Intern – Platinum Rye Entertainment

MSBA Mentor: Joe Calafiore

Blog Posts:

1 – Day 1: The New York State of Mind

2 – Day 37: Writing the Next Chapter

Scott Baum
Drexel University

MSBA Class of 2014

MSBA Internship: Corporate Partnerships Intern – Lagardère Unlimited

MSBA Mentor: Dan Rosenthal

Blog Posts:

1 – Day 7: Week 1 Lessons

2 – Day 33: A Whole New Angle

Nicole Bauman
University of Wisconsin

MSBA Class of 2016

MSBA Internship: Basketball Intern – Game Seven Marketing

MSBA Mentorship Collective:

  • Mentor – Chris Farrell
  • Junior Mentor – Amanda Flynn
  • Alum Advisor – Jeme Obeime

Blog Posts: 

1 – Day 7: Sunday Funday

2 – Day 32: The Coolest Place You’ve Never Heard Of

Ally Bernard
Pepperdine University

MSBA Class of 2013

MSBA Internship: Sport Media, Programming, Sales & Sponsorship Intern – IMG

MSBA Mentor: Abigail Kruger

Blog Posts:

1 – Day 19: Recap of Internship at IMG

2 – Day 43: MSBA Team Descends On Brooklyn For MLB All-Star 5K

Rajesh Bhayana
University of Southern California

MSBA Class of 2016

MSBA Internship: Strategy & Activation Intern – IMG

MSBA Mentorship Collective:

  • Mentor – Max Paulsen
  • Junior Mentor – Alex Schned
  • Alum Advisor – Grant Norris-Jones

Blog Posts:

1 – Day 14: Fight On

2 – Day 38: A Brand in the Making

Lucas Biebelberg
Rutgers University

MSBA Class of 2012

MSBA Internship: Sport & Talent Marketing Intern – 16W Marketing, LLC

MSBA Mentor: Jason Belzer

Blog Posts:

1 – Day 2: Sports Business with Darren Rovell

2 – Day 23: Interviews with Leigh Steinberg, Patrick Bellanca, and Sean Flynn

3 – Day 35: Special Sunday Night Speaker – Lon Rosen

Emily Black
University of the Ozarks

MSBA Class of 2015

MSBA Internship: Marketing Intern – Thuzio

MSBA Mentor: Wendy Morris

Blog Posts:

1 – Day 13: What if I told you…?

2 – Day 41: Football Day in America

3 – Day 56: Moment 4 Life

Adam Blaier
Pace Law School

MSBA Class of 2014

MSBA Internship: Brand Management Intern – CIRRUS Fitness

MSBA Mentor: Rick Torres

Blog Posts:

1 – Day 8: My Full-Circle Experience

2 – Day 32: We’re Not Supposed To Be Here

Jacob Boissiere
Duke University

MSBA Class of 2015

MSBA Internship: Player Personnel Intern – National Football League

MSBA Mentor: Jake Presser

Blog Posts:

1 – Day 23: Values Matter

2 – Day 51: Once In A Lifetime Experience

Sofia Bonilla
University of Southern California

MSBA Class of 2017

MSBA Internship: Planning Intern – Mission Athletecare

MSBA Mentorship Collective:

  • David Giglio – United States Olympic Committee
  • Ricardo Munoz – WME | IMG
  • Riche Leveille – Cogent Entertainment Marketing

Blog Posts:

  1. Day 23: A Brand New MISSION
  2. Day 37: The Outer Lens
D’Bria Bradshaw
University of Central Florida

MSBA Class of 2013

MSBA Internship: Special Assistant to Managing Partner Jay Williams – Leverage Agency

MSBA Mentor: Harrie Bakst

Blog Posts:

1 – Day 14: Eight Weeks In the Big Apple

2 – Day 36: The 4th of July in New York City

Will Bubenik
Temple University

MSBA Class of 2016

MSBA Internship: Business Development Intern – Krossover

MSBA Mentorship Collective:

  • Mentor – Harrie Bakst
  • Junior Mentor – Rodrigo Lacal
  • Alum Advisor – Fred Stillman

1 – Day 10: More Than a Fan

2 – Day 49: Changing the World Through Sport

Mark Burns
Belmont University

MSBA Class of 2013

MSBA Internship: Legal Intern – Leverage Agency

MSBA Mentor: Yao Williams

Blog Posts:

1 – Day 15: Sports Business Teachings from Dr. Deborah Stroman

Kiley Burns
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

MSBA Class of 2017

MSBA Internship: Communications Intern – Brooklyn Sports & Entertainment

MSBA Mentorship Collective:

  • Brett Cummings – FleishmanHillard
  • Jacob Frank – National Football League
  • Mark Burns – SportTechie

Blog Posts:

  1. Day 5: Stay Curious
  2. Day 44: Beyond the Flash
Franklyn Calle
NYU

MSBA Class of 2014

MSBA Internship: Brand Management Intern (AND1 Basketball) – Catch New York

MSBA Mentor: Melcolm Ruffen

Blog Posts:

1 – Day 12: Pleasant Surprise

2 – Day 41: Just Another Friday

Emmett Carrier
University of Chicago

MSBA Class of 2012

MSBA Internship: Operations Intern – Basketball City / American Youth Football

MSBA Mentor: Phil Grieco

Blog Posts:

1 – Day 15: New Internships and Mark Zablow

Courtney Chase
Hobart & William Smith Colleges

MSBA Class of 2016

MSBA Internship: Marketing Intern – Krossover

MSBA Mentorship Collective:

  • Mentor – Kelly Higgins
  • Junior Mentor – Thomas Padula
  • Alum Advisor – Emily Black

Blog Posts:

1 – Day 9: Just Say Yes

2 – Day 26: Take Risks

3 – Day 55: This Beautiful Thing Called Sports

Tee Chayakul
Harvard Business School

MSBA Class of 2012

MSBA Internship: Ivy League Account Intern – Leverage Agency

MSBA Mentor: Carter Westfall

Blog Posts:

1 – Day 14: MSG Tour & Long Island Beach

2 – Day 30: Coney Island Calisthenics Invitational

3 – Day 34: One More Week and an Afternoon at FILA

Nicole Cho
Loyola Marymount University

MSBA Class of 2013

MSBA Internship: Event Marketing Intern / Public Relations Intern – HJTEP / NPM | PR

MSBA Mentor: Rachel Honig

Blog Posts:

1 – Day 5: A Day Trip To Prince Tennis Headquarters

2 – Day 24: Grand Opening of Prince Tennis Store in Wimbledon Village, Trip to Arthur Ashe Stadium

Oruny Choi
Rutgers University

MSBA Class of 2014

MSBA Internship: Marketing Intern – Modell’s Sporting Goods

MSBA Mentor: Alicia Lee

Blog Posts:

1 – Day 10: P&L

2 – Day 34: #Priceless

Andy Christensen
Aurora University

MSBA Class of 2016

MSBA Internship: Sales & Marketing Intern – PGA TOUR

MSBA Mentorship Collective:

  • Mentor – Jason Belzer
  • Junior Mentor – Steven Lang
  • Alum Advisor – Chris Stathos

1 – Day 23: Don’t Stop Believing

2 – Day 41: The Best (and Fastest) Summer of Our Lives

3 – Day 53: Thanks for the Memories

Alex Combs
University of Nebraska

MSBA Class of 2016

MSBA Internship: Tournament Services Intern – PGA TOUR

MSBA Mentorship Collective:

  • Mentor – Marc Raiken
  • Junior Mentor – Kelly Krautheim
  • Alum Advisor – Jessie Nerkowski

1 – Day 22: Just the Beginning

2 – Day 44: New Perspectives

Myles Coven
Tulane University

MSBA Class of 2014

MSBA Internship: League Operations Intern – National Lacrosse League

MSBA Mentor: Mark Zablow

Blog Posts:

1 – Day 11: Business is Business

2 – Day 36: Personal Growth

Cameron Cullman
Yale University

MSBA Class of 2013

MSBA Internship: Marketing Intern – Leverage Agency

MSBA Mentor: Keith Wan

Blog Posts:

1 – Day 6: Recap of Week 1 In New York City

2 – Day 40: Thursday Field Trip to Brooklyn, High School of Sports Management

Ryan Daniel
University of Hawaii

MSBA Class of 2016

MSBA Internship: Marketing Intern – Mission Athletecare

MSBA Mentorship Collective:

  • Mentor – Brett Cummings
  • Junior Mentor – Melcolm Ruffin
  • Alum Advisor – Sydney Kirby

Blog Posts:

1 – Day 11: Where do I Even Begin?

2 – Day 37: I’m Going to Miss This

Eliza Daniels
University of Virginia

MSBA Class of 2016

MSBA Internship: Social Media Intern – Hashtag Sports

MSBA Mentorship Collective:

  • Mentor – James Carmichael
  • Junior Mentor – Caity Kauffman
  • Alum Advisor – Athena Liao

1 – Day 19: You’ll Know When You Want It

2 – Day 42: On These Tracks

Adam Daroff
Babson College

MSBA Class of 2013

MSBA Internship: League Operations Intern – Nation Lacrosse League

MSBA Mentor: Matt Lacks

Blog Posts:

1 – Day 22: Inside Access to the National Lacrosse League

2 – Day 46: Visit To The Midsummer Classic at Citi Field

Mason Darrow
Princeton University

MSBA Class of 2017

MSBA Internship: Brand Partnerships Intern – The Players’ Tribune

MSBA Mentorship Collective:

  • James Carmichael – National Football League
  • Abe Dube – NFL On Location Experiences
  • Shane Stewart

Blog Posts:

  1. Day 10: Capturing Attention
  2. Day 42: The Fourth Quarter
Justin Davies
University of Oregon

MSBA Class of 2015

MSBA Internship: Sales Intern – New York City Football Club

MSBA Mentor: Keith Wan

Blog Posts:

1 – Day 21: Playing Catch-Up

2 – Day 38: Hands On

Dayna DeBlasi
University of California, Berkeley

MSBA Class of 2017

MSBA Internship: Brand Partnerships Intern – Whistle Sports

MSBA Mentorship Collective:

  • Dan Gaiman – Brooklyn Sports & Entertainment
  • Louis Frangella – American Express
  • Emily Black – Hashtag Sports

Blog Posts:

  1. Day 24: Painting a Bigger Picture
  2. Day 34: Trust the Process
  3. Day 53: Thank You, New York
Gabe Delaney
University of Pennsylvania

MSBA Class of 2015

MSBA Internship: Sales & Marketing Coordinator – PGA TOUR

MSBA Mentor: Alex Rosen

Blog Posts:

1 – Day 2: And Our First Speaker Is…

2 – Day 42: At a Crossroads

3 – Day 55: In Conclusion

Abby Desai
Santa Clara University

MSBA Class of 2017

MSBA Internship: Finance Intern – Krossover

MSBA Mentorship Collective:

  • Molly Rauhauser – CSM Advisory Group
  • Lauren Hutt – MP & Silva
  • Nate Liebes – National Football League

Blog Posts:

  1. Day 14: Decisions Made Easy
  2. Day 32: Pivot! Pivot! Pivot!
TJ Doganiero
Florida State University

MSBA Class of 2015

MSBA Internship: Research Intern – Thuzio

MSBA Mentor: Roman Gorodetskiy

Blog Posts:

1 – Day 15: No Experience is Bad Experience

2 – Day 44: Make It Last

Katie Donnewald
University of Illinois

MSBA Class of 2014

MSBA Internship: Business & Legal Affairs Intern – Radegen Sports Management

MSBA Mentor: Julia Cheney

Blog Posts:

1 – Day 9: A Lesson in Learning

2 – Day 23: Marketing Can Win Any Race

Alexandra Dougherty
College of the Holy Cross

MSBA Class of 2012

MSBA Internship: Marketing & Social Media Intern – New York Sportimes

MSBA Mentor: Abigail Kruger

Blog Posts:

1 – Day 13: End of Week 2 and Madison Square Garden Tour

Motasem El Bawab
Concordia University

MSBA Class of 2012

MSBA Internship: Marketing Intern – Five-Star Basketball

MSBA Mentor: Peter Robert Casey

Blog Posts:

1 – Day 10: A Day of Basketball

2 – Day 28: TOUCHDOWN!

Camille Ertel
Union College

MSBA Class of 2016

MSBA Internship: Tournament Services Intern – United States Tennis Association

MSBA Mentorship Collective:

  • Mentor – Jade English
  • Junior Mentor – Tina Jain
  • Alum Advisor – Sag Samimi

Blog Posts:

1 – Day 13: Hitting the Ground Running

2 – Day 36: Only the Strong Survive

Shae Fanning
Arizona State University

MSBA Class of 2014

MSBA Internship: Marketing Intern – The Landmark SPORTS Agency, LLC

MSBA Mentor: Hannah Satske

Blog Posts:

1 – Day 13: This Situation Is Not Ordinary, We Are Not Ordinary

2 – Day 26: A First-Round Experience

Samson Feldman
NYU

MSBA Class of 2012

MSBA Internship: Business Development & Marketing Partnerships Intern – Foxrock Partners

MSBA Mentor: Harrie Bakst

Blog Posts:

1 – Day 11: Lou Koskovolis and the Art of Selling

Daniel Forstot
University of Michigan

MSBA Class of 2013

MSBA Internship: Digital Media Intern – New York Cosmos

MSBA Mentor: Jay Bavishi

Blog Posts:

1 – Day 17: NY Cosmos Travel to Newton, Connecticut for Charity Game

2 – Day 45: Cosmos Copa Soccer Tournament Hits Randall’s Island

Sumner Franklin
University of Kentucky

MSBA Class of 2017

MSBA Internship: Sales & Marketing Intern – PGA TOUR

MSBA Mentorship Collective:

  • Max Paulsen – National Hockey League
  • Frank Higgins – Wasserman
  • Grant Norris-Jones – Ultimate Fighting Championship

Blog Posts:

  1. Day 16: Know Your Pinstripes
  2. Day 43: Letter to My Younger Self
Morgan Fuller
University of Wisconsin–Madison

MSBA Class of 2017

MSBA Internship: Athletics Health & Wellness Intern – DREAM

MSBA Mentorship Collective:

  • Courtney Sergeant – Engine Shop Agency
  • Thomas Padula – The Madison Square Garden Company
  • Melanie Rose – LeagueApps

Blog Posts:

  1. Day 17: The Difference Between Impossible and Possible
  2. Day 31: Dear Mom and Dad
  3. Day 56: Back in the Game
Kaitlin Gascoyne
The University of Texas at Austin

MSBA Class of 2017

MSBA Internship: Partnership Marketing Intern – Brookyln Sports & Entertainment

MSBA Mentorship Collective:

  • Julia Cheney – CAA Sports
  • Alex Rosen – Major League Baseball
  • Fred Stillman – Excel Sports Management

Blog Posts:

  1. Day 3: Be Normal
  2. Day 47: The Future is Now!
Eleni Georgiafandis
University of Louisville

MSBA Class of 2017

MSBA Internship: Brand Partnerships Intern – Whistle Sports

MSBA Mentorship Collective:

  • Jay Bavishi – Twitter
  • Emily Nesi – New York Mets
  • Sag Samimi – Cogent Entertainment Marketing

Blog Posts:

  1. Day 18: Welcome to Your Room
  2. Day 49: An Ode to the Big Apple
Alyson Gill
University of Florida

MSBA Class of 2015

MSBA Internship: Strategic Branding & Marketing Intern – Roc Nation

MSBA Mentor: Milam Miller

Blog Posts:

1 – Day 7: The Winners Circle

2 – Day 26: Finding My Way

Brycen Goldstein
University of Michigan

MSBA Class of 2016

MSBA Internship: Media Intern – Lagardère Sports

MSBA Mentorship Collective:

  • Mentor – Jared Schoenfeld
  • Junior Mentor – Joe Calafiore
  • Alum Advisor – Matthew Seidmon

Blog Posts:

1 – Day 2: No Wi-Fi, Be Happy

2 – Day 29: East Coast Summer Growth

Ryan Hines
Digital & Media Intern

Ryan currently serves as Manhattan Sports Business Academy’s Digital & Media Intern, where he is primarily responsible for facilitating the technical setup and multimedia content capture at all MSBA 2017 events and assisting with digital marketing initiatives including graphic design, social media, and website management.

Ryan is a rising senior at The Ohio State University double majoring in Marketing and Sport Industry. He is a graduate of the university Media, Marketing and Communications Scholars program and is a marketing committee member for TEDxOhioStateUniversity, one of Ohio State’s most accomplished student organizations. This fall he will be joining the Sports Business Industry Cluster program through the Fisher College of Business.

During the school year, Ryan works for Ohio State Athletics Video Services covering all football and basketball events and is a director for Big Ten Network StudentU broadcasts. On the weekends, he directs pay-per-view broadcasts and creates social media content for the world famous Eldora Speedway, where he has worked for 7 seasons. Ryan previously interned at the Greater Columbus Sports Commission as a Marketing & Events Intern.

Born and raised in Pleasant Hill, OH, Ryan is a die-hard Buckeye football, Duke basketball, Cleveland Cavaliers, and New England Patriots fan.

Shannon Van Pelt
Marketing & Communications Intern

Shannon Van Pelt joined the MSBA team in February 2017, when she was brought on board as remote Marketing & Communications Intern. She is incredibly excited to continue her work with MSBA this summer in New York City.

Shannon is a rising senior at Binghamton University, a State University of New York, where she has maintained an impressive 3.7 GPA while pursuing a B.A. in Graphic Design and a B.S in Business Administration with a Concentration in Marketing.

On campus, she is a member of Circle K and the Binghamton University Marketing Association. She also works as an Office Assistant in the Binghamton University Department of Residential Life. Last summer, she worked as an Orientation Advisor and helped over 3,000 new students transition into life at Binghamton University. Off campus, she enjoys cooking and FaceTiming her dog, Kenai.

Next semester, Shannon is looking forward to working as the Production Intern for RVSA Advertising, a local advertising agency that represents a variety of companies in New York’s Southern Tier.

Devon Grenier
University of North Dakota

MSBA Class of 2017

MSBA Internship: Sports Marketing Intern – Overtime

MSBA Mentorship Collective:

  • Nick Spike – Thuzio
  • Melcolm Ruffin – National Basketball Association
  • Samson Feldman – Brooklyn Sports & Entertainment

Blog Posts:

  1. Day 6: Just a Kid From North Dakota
  2. Day 28: Midway Vibes
Jakob Gutierrez
Wichita State University

MSBA Class of 2015

MSBA Internship: Brand Advertising & Marketing Intern – Major League Baseball

MSBA Mentor: Alex Schned

Blog Posts:

1 – Day 4: Straight to the top

2 – Day 28: Let’s Hear it for New York

Kris Haynes
Boston College

MSBA Class of 2013

MSBA Internship: Research Intern – Goviva

MSBA Mentor: Jose Duverge

Blog Posts:

1 – Day 10: The Future is Yours to Create

2 – Day 37: Speakers Series Highlights from MSBA

Jon Hefner
Auburn University

MSBA Class of 2017

MSBA Internship: Basketball Operations, Communications & Marketing Intern – ASM Sports

MSBA Mentorship Collective:

  • Greg Goldring – Platinum Rye Entertainment
  • Vinnie Butera – Whistle Sports
  • T.J. Doganiero – Leverage Agency

Blog Posts:

  1. Day 12: War Room
  2. Day 30: The Secrets of Wealth
Grant Henderson
University of Michigan-Dearborn

MSBA Class of 2014

MSBA Internship: Marketing Intern – Game Seven Marketing

MSBA Mentor: Sean Finley

Blog Posts:

1 – Day 44: I Can Feel It

Matthew Hittinger
Indiana University

MSBA Class of 2013

MSBA Internship: E-Commerce Buying Intern – Modell’s Sporting Goods

MSBA Mentor: Brian Jemison

Blog Posts:

1 – Day 13: The Manhattan Sports Business Adventure

2 – Day 41: The Adventure Continues at NFL League Offices, Yankee Stadium

Carson Holden
University of Georgia

MSBA Class of 2016

MSBA Internship: Premium Services Intern – Madison Square Garden

MSBA Mentorship Collective:

  • Mentor – Rose Barre
  • Junior Mentor – Courtney Sergeant
  • Alum Advisor – Shane Stewart

Blog Posts:

1 – Day 5: Welcome to My House

2 – Day 35: Hi Mom

3 – Day 54: I’m Coming Home

Jamie Horowitz
UCLA

MSBA Class of 2016

MSBA Internship: Consulting Intern – Wasserman

MSBA Mentorship Collective:

  • Mentor – Kelsey Philpott
  • Junior Mentor – Alex Rosen
  • Alum Advisor – Daniel Kaplan

Blog Posts: 

1 – Day 15: Welcome to the Layer Cake

2 – Day 48: Rooftop Vibes

David Huston
University of Michigan

MSBA Class of 2017

MSBA Internship: Marketing Intern – Cogent Entertainment Marketing

MSBA Mentorship Collective:

  • Brandon Swibel – Rubicon Talent
  • Drew Northfield – Wasserman
  • Oruny Choi – Bleacher Report

Blog Posts:

  1. Day 20: Catch Me If You Can
  2. Day 50: My Final Reflection
Hansol Ji
Babson College

MSBA Class of 2015

MSBA Internship: Basketball Intern – Game Seven Marketing

MSBA Mentor: Mark Zablow

Blog Posts:

1 – Day 14: Getting Some Shots Up

2 – Day 33: #IGottaGoToWork

Niko Jonna
University of Michigan

MSBA Class of 2016

MSBA Internship: Agency Relations Intern – Thuzio

MSBA Mentorship Collective:

  • Mentor – Brandon Swibel
  • Junior Mentor – Brian Jungreis
  • Alum Advisor – Franklyn Calle

Blog Posts:

1 – Day 6: I Dig New York

2 – Day 30: Big City Life

Marissa Kahane
Utica College

MSBA Class of 2014

MSBA Internship: Sports Marketing Intern – Hospital for Special Surgery

MSBA Mentor: Nicole Auerbach

Blog Posts:

1 – Day 40: MSBA Takes On Citi Field

Daniel Kaplan
Ithaca College

MSBA Class of 2013

MSBA Internship: Partnership Marketing & Sales Intern – Lagardère Unlimited

MSBA Mentor: Ben Aziz

Blog Posts:

1 – Day 21: In-Depth Look at the ‘360-Degree’ MSBA Experience

2 – Day 49: MSBA Visits Two Of Most Powerful Brands In North America, Bonding Time

Quinn Kasal
University of Miami

MSBA Class of 2016

MSBA Internship: Brand Partnerships Intern – The Players’ Tribune

MSBA Mentorship Collective:

  • Mentor – William Mao
  • Junior Mentor – Louis Frangella
  • Alum Advisor – Scott Baum

1 – Day 17: The Bigger Picture

2 – Day 31: The Stuff You Don’t See On SportsCenter

3 – Day 50: Soaking It In

Casey Katofsky
Santa Clara University

MSBA Class of 2016

MSBA Internship: Marketing & Athletic Activation Intern – Cogent Entertainment Marketing

MSBA Mentorship Collective:

  • Mentor – Brad Aikins
  • Junior Mentor – Ben Levy
  • Alum Advisor – Oruny Choi

Blog Posts:

1 – Day 12: Fight For It

2 – Day 34: Dare To Be Great

3 – Day 52: Dear MSBA

Kristin Kawecki
Ohio University

MSBA Class of 2017

MSBA Internship: International Sales Intern – Krossover

MSBA Mentorship Collective:

  • Ari Mark – National Basketball Association
  • Erica Joseph – City Football Group
  • Adam Daroff – ShooWin

Blog Posts:

  1. Day 7: Saturday in the City
  2. Day 41: The Long Haul
  3. Day 51: I’m Coming Home
Megan Kelly
Syracuse University

MSBA Class of 2017

MSBA Internship: Group Sales Intern – The Madison Square Garden Company

MSBA Mentorship Collective:

  • Brad Aikins – Twitter
  • Chelsea Greenway – Metropolitan Hospitality
  • Jeme Obeime – Mission Athletecare

Blog Posts:

  1. Day 19: Groceries Are Expensive
  2. Day 45: Connecting the Dots
Kahlil Keys
Yale University

MSBA Class of 2014

MSBA Internship: Business Development Intern – Leverage Agency

MSBA Mentor: Dan Asip

Blog Posts:

1 – Day 21: Getting My Feet Wet

2 – Day 35: The Big Picture

Samir Khoury
University of Pennsylvania

MSBA Class of 2017

MSBA Internship: Digital & Ticketing Strategy Intern – United States Tennis Association

MSBA Mentorship Collective:

  • William Mao – MP & Silva
  • Joe Calafiore – Major League Baseball
  • Leo Parsons – The Madison Square Garden Company

Blog Posts:

  1. Day 22: Just Say Yes
  2. Day 39: Thank You Letter
Lucy King
University of Michigan

MSBA Class of 2015

MSBA Internship: Subscription Sales Intern – The Madison Square Garden Company

MSBA Mentor: Julia Cheney

Blog Posts:

1 – Day 9: How to Convert from a Boston to New York Fan in One Week

2 – Day 39: Go Blue

Sydney Kirby
Princeton University

MSBA Class of 2015

MSBA Internship: Business Development Intern – Lagardère Unlimited

MSBA Mentor: Uzma Rawn

Blog Posts:

1 – Day 20: What Would You Do If You Caught A-Rod’s 3000th?

2 – Day 49: The Silver Lining

Brett Kornfeld
Indiana University Bloomington

MSBA Class of 2017

MSBA Internship: Partnership Marketing Intern – Brooklyn Sports & Entertainment

MSBA Mentorship Collective:

  • Marc Raiken – Wasserman
  • Brian Jungreis – ASM Sports
  • Ryan McKenna – Thuzio

Blog Posts:

  1. Day 13: Value the Ball
  2. Day 35: Tour de MSBA
  3. Day 54: The MSBA Pro Bowl
Ali Kramer
NYU

MSBA Class of 2016

MSBA Internship: Digital Sports Intern – Roc Nation

MSBA Mentorship Collective:

  • Mentor – David Hochman
  • Junior Mentor – Kelly Czumble
  • Alum Advisor – Shae Fanning

Blog Posts:

1 – Day 4: My Mentor is Amazing

2 – Day 33: The Final Inning

Josh Lagan
University of Connecticut

MSBA Class of 2012

MSBA Internship: Business Development Intern – Leverage Agency

MSBA Mentor: Yao Williams

Blog Posts:

1 – Day 6: Tips to Success with Jamey Sunshine

2 – Day 8: Coney Island and Brooklyn Cyclones

3 – Day 21: From Mentee to Colleague

4 – Day 24: Interview with DeMaurice Smith, Executive Director of the NFLPA

5 – Day 27: Best Day Ever

Matthew Lee
Harvard Law School

MSBA Class of 2014

MSBA Internship: Legal Intern – GAME Inc./Leverage Agency

MSBA Mentor: Angelo Solomita

Blog Posts:

1 – Day 18: All About Integrity

2 – Day 27: Brooklyn, We Go Hard

3 – Day 52: If You Can Play, You Can Play

George Lemmon
University of Pennsylvania

MSBA Class of 2016

MSBA Internship: Integrated Partnerships Intern – FanDuel

MSBA Mentorship Collective:

  • Mentor – Brandon Etheridge
  • Junior Mentor – Zack Weiner
  • Alum Advisor – Ryan McKenna

1 – Day 25: Halftime

2 – Day 45: Same Theme, Different Dream

Riche Leveille
University of British Columbia

MSBA Class of 2015

MSBA Internship: Social Media Intern – Cogent Entertainment Marketing

MSBA Mentor: Kelly Higgins

Blog Posts:

1 – Day 24: That One International Girl

2 – Day 47: J’s On My Feet

Athena Liao
Yale University

MSBA Class of 2012

MSBA Internship: Media & Marketing Intern – InsideOut Sports & Entertainment

MSBA Mentor: Keith Wan

Blog Posts:

1 – Day 5: First Night Off of the Week

2 – Day 20: Randall’s Island with HSSM Mentees

3 – Day 33: PowerShares Series countdown and Panel Night

4 – Day 37: Closing Thoughts

Nathaniel Liebes
UCLA

MSBA Class of 2015

MSBA Internship: Consumer Products Intern – National Football League

MSBA Mentor: Evan Levine

Blog Posts:

1 – Day 25: The Day-to-Day

2 – Day 46: Surpassing Expectations

Casey Madura
University of Louisville

MSBA Class of 2016

MSBA Internship: Service & Retention Intern

MSBA Mentorship Collective:

  • Mentor – Dan Gaiman
  • Junior Mentor – Vinnie Butera
  • Alum Advisor – Adam Daroff

Blog Posts:

1 – Day 16: No Two Days Are the Same

2 – Day 39: A Strong Base to Stand On

Aaron Malave
University of Central Florida

MSBA Class of 2013

MSBA Internship: Brand Management Intern (AND1 Basketball) – Catch New York

MSBA Mentor: Peter Robert Casey

Blog Posts:

1 – Day 8: Highlights from Week 1, A Chat with Reddit General Manager, Erik Martin

2 – Day 26: Relationship-Building 101, Trip to Barclays Center and the NBA Draft

3 – Day 54: Closing Ceremony, The Power Of Genuine Relationships

Gray Malias
Yale University

MSBA Class of 2017

MSBA Internship: Sales & Marketing Intern – Mission Athletecare

MSBA Mentorship Collective:

  • Kelly Higgins – New York Mets
  • Nailah Waterfield – Excel Sports Management
  • Matthew Seidmon – IBM

Blog Posts:

  1. Day 9: A Serial Entrepreneur’s Playbook for Success
  2. Day 38: For the Love of the Game
Matthew Mascolo
Allegheney College

MSBA Class of 2012

MSBA Internship: Public Relations Intern – World Team Tennis

MSBA Mentor: Wesley Harris

Blog Posts:

1 – Day 9: WTT and IMG’s Carlos Fleming

2 – Day 25: Approaching the Halfway Point

Avery Mason
Boston University

MSBA Class of 2014

MSBA Internship: Marketing & Event Operations Intern – Thuzio

MSBA Mentor: Tabitha Glisson

Blog Posts:

1 – Day 16: U-S-A

2 – Day 30: A Premium Experience

3 – Day 46: Life in the Fast Lane

Max McGonigle
Boston University

MSBA Class of 2016

MSBA Internship: Marketing Intern – Relevent Sports

MSBA Mentorship Collective:

  • Mentor – Mark Zablow
  • Junior Mentor – Max Mangold
  • Alum Advisor – Mark Burns

Blog Posts:

1 – Day 3: Creativity is Key

2 – Day 40: Entering the Unknown

Ryan McKenna
University of Delaware

MSBA Class of 2013

MSBA Internship: Marketing Research Intern – Platinum Rye Entertainment

MSBA Mentor: Max Paulsen

Blog Posts:

1 – Day 18: A Chat with Featured Speaker, Andy Krafsur, CEO of Spira Footwear

2 – Day 44: Summer Speaker Series Continues With HBO Sports, New Jersey Devils

Michael Meisner
University of Delaware

MSBA Class of 2016

MSBA Internship: Valuation Intern – Premier Partnerships

MSBA Mentorship Collective:

  • Mentor – Nick Spike
  • Junior Mentor – Max Saidman
  • Alum Advisor – Ryan Nowack

Blog Posts:

1 – Day 1: The City of Dreams

2 – Day 28: Midpoint Reflection

Corey Miller
University of Maryland

MSBA Class of 2015

MSBA Internship: Sales & Marketing Intern – Leverage Agency

MSBA Mentor: Mandy Gutmann

Blog Posts:

1 – Day 16: The Business of Fun

2 – Day 52: Game Changer

Angelo Milone
Villanova University

MSBA Class of 2017

MSBA Internship: Community Relations & Events Intern – Radegen Sports Management

MSBA Mentorship Collective:

  • Kellen Williams – TLA Worldwide
  • Jason Karlowski – Modell’s Sporting Goods
  • Jakob Gutierrez – Wasserman

Blog Posts:

  1. Day 15: The First Quarter
  2. Day 40: It’s Where You Finish
Alex Mise
Penn State

MSBA Class of 2013

MSBA Internship: Legal Services Intern / Client Services Intern – Cowan, DeBaets, Abrahams & Sheppard LLP / Bedrocks Media Ventures

MSBA Mentor: Chris Farrell

Blog Posts:

1 – Day 1: Move In, Sports Business Lessons From Jonathan Blue

2 – Day 23: Networking 101 with MSBA Founder, Ben Sturner

Will Mittenthal
Santa Clara University

MSBA Class of 2014

MSBA Internship: Basketball Operations Intern – Brooklyn Nets

MSBA Mentor: Brad Griffiths

Blog Posts:

1 – Day 22: Man in the Mirror

2 – Day 45: To Infinity And Beyond

Malcolm Montilus
New York University

MSBA Class of 2017

MSBA Internship: Digital Sports Intern – Roc Nation

MSBA Mentorship Collective:

  • Mark Zablow – Cogent Entertainment Marketing
  • Amanda Flynn – Major League Soccer
  • Franklyn Calle – SLAM Magazine

Blog Posts:

  1. Day 8: No More Nerves
  2. Day 26: Digital Direction
Akash Narayanan
Seton Hall University

MSBA Class of 2014

MSBA Internship: Athlete Marketing Intern – Platinum Rye Entertainment

MSBA Mentor: Keith Wan

Blog Posts:

1 – Day 20: The Next Big Stadium

2 – Day 42: Home Stretch

Jessie Nerkowski
UNC Chapel Hill

MSBA Class of 2014

MSBA Internship: Operations Intern – Mission Athletecare

MSBA Mentor: Jamie Rocha

Blog Posts:

1 – Day 2: Rookie Status

2 – Day 39: Your Flight to Opportunity is Now Boarding

Lindsay Newman
UNC Chapel Hill

MSBA Class of 2013

MSBA Internship: Product Development Intern – Mission Athletecare

MSBA Mentor: Uzma Rawn

Blog Posts:

1 – Day 20: Highlights from a Summer in NYC

Addison Nitto
Carnegie Mellon University

MSBA Class of 2016

MSBA Internship: Agency Relations Intern – Thuzio

MSBA Mentorship Collective:

  • Mentor – Dan Rosenthal
  • Junior Mentor – Spencer Wolf
  • Alum Advisor – Kahlil Keys

1 – Day 21: What a Weekend

2 – Day 46: Family Values

Grant Norris-Jones
University of Cambridge

MSBA Class of 2012

MSBA Internship: Top Rank Boxing Account Intern – Leverage Agency

MSBA Mentor: Matt Lacks

Blog Posts:

1 – Day 16: MSBA and a New Home

Ryan Nowack
Manhattanville College

MSBA Class of 2014

MSBA Internship: Sales, Marketing & Consulting Intern – Premier Partnerships

MSBA Mentor: Andrew Zinberg

Blog Posts:

1 – Day 19: Nose to the Grindstone

2 – Day 53: The End of the Beginning

Nick O’Meara
University of Southern California

MSBA Class of 2015

MSBA Internship: Digital Marketing Intern – Cogent Entertainment Marketing

MSBA Mentor: Chris Farrell

Blog Posts:

1 – Day 8: Sunday-Funday

2 – Day 34: I’m Thankful

Jeme Obeime
Duke University

MSBA Class of 2015

MSBA Internship: Sales & Business Development Intern – Mission Athletecare

MSBA Mentor: Alicia Lee

Blog Posts:

1 – Day 10: It’s All About the Ride

2 – Day 31: Time Flies…

3 – Day 53: Home Run

Sawyer Opalich
University of South Carolina

MSBA Class of 2017

MSBA Internship: Marketing Services Intern – Wasserman

MSBA Mentorship Collective:

  • Jared Schoenfeld – The Players’ Tribune
  • Marcus Fuller – Futures Sport + Entertainment
  • Ryan Nowack – The Madison Square Garden Company

Blog Posts:

  1. Day 4: The Kickoff
  2. Day 33: You Don’t Have to Be Jerry Maguire
  3. Day 52: The Union
David Page
University of Michigan

MSBA Class of 2013

MSBA Internship: Sponsorship Sales Intern – Leverage Agency

MSBA Mentor: Theresa Power

Blog Posts:

1 – Day 9: Recap of Tour of Madison Square Garden

2 – Day 30: MSBA Class Sits Down With SBJ’s Terry Lefton and Bryan Harris of PR Firm, Taylor

Leo Parsons
George Washington University

MSBA Class of 2014

MSBA Internship: Allocations Intern – Foot Locker

MSBA Mentor: Dana Bonner/Roman Gorodetskiy

Blog Posts:

1 – Day 48: The League

Kevin Paul
University of Alabama

MSBA Class of 2015

MSBA Internship: Strategic Branding Intern – Roc Nation

MSBA Mentor: Marc Raiken

Blog Posts:

1 – Day 11: Rolling with the Punches

2 – Day 32: The Importance of Perseverance

3 – Day 43: There’s Power in Numbers

Natalie Pfeifer
University of Nebraska–Lincoln

MSBA Class of 2017

MSBA Internship: Venue Services Intern – New York Mets

MSBA Mentorship Collective:

  • Evan Sahr – Paige Hospitality Group
  • Kelly Krautheim – Momentum Worldwide
  • Scott Baum – NFL On Location Experiences

Blog Posts:

  1. Day 1: Stepping Up to the Plate
  2. Day 27: New York Nice
  3. Day 55: Spreading the Flame
Christian Porter
University of Virginia

MSBA Class of 2015

MSBA Internship: Allocations Intern – Foot Locker

MSBA Mentor: Dan Asip

Blog Posts:

1 – Day 6: Just the Beginning

2 – Day 36: The Perfect Fit

Lexi Quirk
Princeton University

MSBA Class of 2016

MSBA Internship: Marketing Intern – Mission Athletecare

MSBA Mentorship Collective:

  • Mentor – Julia Cheney
  • Junior Mentor – David Picioski
  • Alum Advisor – Riche Leveille

Blog Posts:

1 – Day 8: On a Mission

2 – Day 27: Rise and Grind

Myles Robinson
UNC Chapel Hill
Melanie Rose
The Ohio State University

MSBA Class of 2015

MSBA Internship: Client Marketing Intern – Radegen Sports Management

MSBA Mentor: Jeff Farmer

Blog Posts:

1 – Day 3: Settling In

2 – Day 40: You Got SWERVED

Michael Rosenberg
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

MSBA Class of 2012

MSBA Internship: Marketing Research Intern – Platinum Rye Entertainment

MSBA Mentor: A.J. Machosky

Blog Posts:

1 – Day 1: Moving In and Kenny Mitchell

2 – Day 17: First Day of Summer

3 – Day 36: The Yes Man

Sam Rosenshein
Boston University

MSBA Class of 2015

MSBA Internship: Sports Business Intern – The Topps Company

MSBA Mentor: Dustin Fleischman

Blog Posts:

1 – Day 12: Time Flies When You’re Having the Best Summer of Your Life

2 – Day 29: NYC goes Rainbow and Blue

Isaac Rosner
University of Michigan

MSBA Class of 2013

MSBA Internship: Event Coordinator Intern – NY Sportimes / Johnny Mac Tennis Project

MSBA Mentor: Mark Zablow

Blog Posts:

1 – Day 12: NBC Sports with Rob Simmelkjaer

2 – Day 35: A Saturday For Relaxation

Jacob Rubel
UNC Chapel Hill

MSBA Class of 2012

MSBA Internship: Statistical Analysis Intern – National Lacrosse League

MSBA Mentor: Mark Zablow

Blog Posts:

1 – Day 12: Sports All Day

2 – Day 29: Boat Basin Birthday Bash

3 – Day 31: Around the World – Food Edition

4 – Day 32: Jeffrey Hayzlett – CEO at Hayzlett Group

Saghar Samimi
Concordia University

MSBA Class of 2014

MSBA Internship: Entertainment Intern – Cogent Entertainment Marketing

MSBA Mentor: Uzma Rawn

Ryan Schlaepfer
Temple University

MSBA Class of 2017

MSBA Internship: Sales Development Intern – LeagueApps

MSBA Mentorship Collective:

  • Kelsey Philpott – GMR Marketing
  • Spencer Wolf – Premier Partnerships
  • Christian Porter – Foot Locker, Inc.

Blog Posts:

  1. Day 2: The MSBA Way
  2. Day 29: All-Star Break
Daniel Schwartz
Washington University in St. Louis

MSBA Class of 2015

MSBA Internship: Digital Marketing Intern – Hashtag Sports

MSBA Mentor: Dan Gaiman

Blog Posts:

1 – Day 22: A New Perspective

2 – Day 45: Adding Fuel To The Fire

Lorne Segall
Concordia University

MSBA Class of 2012

MSBA Internship: Corporate Sales & Events Intern – Lagardère Unlimited

MSBA Mentor: Jared Schoenfeld

Blog Posts:

1 – Day 3: Group Projects

2 – Day 19: GOOOOOAAAAALLLLLLLL: Our visit to MLS

Matt Seidmon
Indiana University

MSBA Class of 2014

MSBA Internship: Digital Marketing Intern – Hashtag Sports

MSBA Mentor: Dustin Fleischman

Blog Posts:

1 – Day 13: The Fast Lane

2 – Day 49: The Last Saturday

Meghan Sessler
Rochester Institute of Technology

MSBA Class of 2016

MSBA Internship: Allocations Intern – Modell’s Sporting Goods

MSBA Mentorship Collective:

  • Mentor – Darius Naficy
  • Junior Mentor – Milam Miller
  • Alum Advisor – Melanie Rose

1 – Day 20: The Science of Sports

2 – Day 51: Go After It

Ethan Shibutani
Boston University

MSBA Class of 2013

MSBA Internship: Merchandising Intern – Foot Locker

MSBA Mentor: Brad Aikins

Blog Posts:

1 – Day 11: Sports Business Lessons from Carlos Fleming, Richard Weiss

2 – Day 47: Doug Smoyer, NY Giants VP Of Business Development, Inspires MSBA

Mary Somma
Duquesne University

MSBA Class of 2013

MSBA Internship: Marketing Partnership Intern – Fireworks Sports and Entertainment

MSBA Mentor: Andrea Pagnanelli

Blog Posts:

1 – Day 4: A Look At Fireworks Sports and Entertainment

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

Chris Stathos
William Jewell College

MSBA Class of 2013

MSBA Internship: Consumer Products Intern – National Football League

MSBA Mentor: Jared Schoenfeld

Blog Posts:

1 – Day 2: 345 Park Avenue, Insight From ESPN’s Darren Rovell

2 – Day 27: Brooklyn — The Brand of a Borough

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

4 – Bonus: NFL Fan Experience — Back to Football Photo Day

Shane Stewart
University of Kentucky

MSBA Class of 2014

MSBA Internship: Digital Sales Intern – WWE

MSBA Mentor: Nick Heitz

Blog Posts:

1 – Day 1: Welcome to the Big Apple

2 – Day 37: Don’t Make Me Go Home

Fred Stillman
University of Richmond

MSBA Class of 2014

MSBA Internship: Marketing Partnerships & Premium Services Intern – New York Red Bulls

MSBA Mentor: Max Paulsen

Blog Posts:

1 – Day 17: “Control What You Can Control”

2 – Day 25: You Gotta Go To Mo’s

Andrew Stockstill
UNC Chapel Hill

MSBA Class of 2015

MSBA Internship: Logistics Intern – Mission Athletecare

MSBA Mentor: Max Paulsen

Blog Posts:

1 – Day 5: Work Hard, Play Hard

2 – Day 27: From 0 to 60

3 – Day 50: Glory & Gratitude

Leanne Styring
Arizona State University

MSBA Class of 2014

MSBA Internship: Marketing / Public Relations Intern – The Landmark SPORTS Agency, LLC

MSBA Mentor: Wendy Morris

Blog Posts:

1 – Day 3: The Power of Networking

2 – Day 28: My Calling

Adam Swerdlow
University of Kansas

MSBA Class of 2014

MSBA Internship: Marketing Intern – Cogent Entertainment Marketing

MSBA Mentor: Chris Farrell

Blog Posts:

1 – Day 4: The Speaker Series Begins

2 – Day 31: The Case Study

3 – Day 47: SWERVE

Sanjit Vallabhaneni
Emory University

MSBA Class of 2016

MSBA Internship: Allocations Intern – Foot Locker

MSBA Mentorship Collective:

  • Mentor – Jay Bavishi
  • Junior Mentor – Marcus Fuller
  • Alum Advisor – Leo Parsons

1 – Day 24: What More Could I Ask For?

2 – Day 43: When I See You Again

Louis van der Wal
University of Michigan

MSBA Class of 2017

MSBA Internship: Corporate Partnerships & Marketing Intern – Premier Partnerships

MSBA Mentorship Collective:

  • Alex Schned – Wasserman
  • David Picioski – American Express
  • Mike Meisner

Blog Posts:

  1. Day 25: Louis van der Wal: A Brand
  2. Day 46: The Value of MSBA
Justin Vine
Cardozo Law School

MSBA Class of 2013

MSBA Internship: Legal Intern – Brooklyn Nets

MSBA Mentor: Jason Belzer

Blog Posts:

1 – Day 3: Brooklyn, Brooklyn, Brooklyn

2 – Day 25: Moving Without The Ball

Zack Vollmer
The Ohio State University

MSBA Class of 2017

MSBA Internship: Partnership Marketing Intern – United States Tennis Association

MSBA Mentorship Collective:

  • Dan Rosenthal – NFL On Location Experiences
  • Ben Levy – FanDuel
  • Max McGonigle – Relevent Sports

Blog Posts:

  1. Day 21: Still Hungry
  2. Day 48: Tweet, Tweet
Zach Wang
UC Berkeley

MSBA Class of 2016

MSBA Internship: Retail Intern (Sporting Goods, Fitness & Outdoors) – Jet.com

MSBA Mentorship Collective:

  • Mentor – Josh Rose
  • Junior Mentor – Sam Permut
  • Alum Advisor – Samson Feldman

1 – Day 18: Soak It In

2 – Day 47: Unlimited Potential

Bailey Weigel
SUNY Potsdam

MSBA Class of 2015

MSBA Internship: Volunteer Coordinator – PGA TOUR

MSBA Mentor: Jamie Rocha

Blog Posts:

1 – Day 19: Hole-In-One

2 – Day 35: All-American

3 – Day 54: The End of the Beginning

Matt Welch
Walsh University

MSBA Class of 2012

MSBA Internship: Sales & Marketing Intern – Brooklyn Cyclones

MSBA Mentor: Chris Farrell

Blog Posts:

1 – Day 7: Inspiration with Richard Bernstein

Ryan Whelan
University of London-Birkbeck

MSBA Class of 2014

MSBA Internship: Marketing Operations Intern – GlideSlope

MSBA Mentor: Peter Aiello

Blog Posts:

1 – Day 5: A “Tone-Setting” Week

2 – Day 51: The Business of (REAL) Football

Brooke Williams
Brown University

MSBA Class of 2015

MSBA Internship: Marketing Intern – Relavent Sports

MSBA Mentor: Austin Smith

Blog Posts:

1 – Day 18: Pure Passion

2 – Day 30: The Main Event

Michael Woo
Standford University

MSBA Class of 2015

MSBA Internship: Global Strategy Intern – Bloomberg Sports

MSBA Mentor: Angelo Solomita

Blog Posts:

1 – Day 17: This Isn’t Where I Parked My Car…

2 – Day 48: On The Up & Up