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

Alexandra Dougherty 2012 Leave a Comment

This morning I took my daily trip to Randall’s island, where I am an intern for the N.Y. Sportimes. The N.Y. Sportimes is a tennis team that is part of World Team Tennis (WTT). As Matt Mascolo mentioned before (he is interning at WTT), WTT is a professional and amateur co-ed tennis league created by Billie Jean King. I have been working …

Day 12: Sports All Day

Jacob Rubel 2012 Leave a Comment

I woke up this morning at 6:30 a.m. to go workout downstairs in the basement.   I was tired as always, but even if you are not a workout warrior, working out in the morning, whether by yourself or with friends, makes you feel better the rest of the day.  After working out in the basement, naturally, I turned on ESPN …

Day 11: Lou Koskovolis and the Art of Selling

Samson Feldman 2012 2937 Comments

Finally, the first day of my summer internship at Foxrock Partners, a sports and entertainment marketing consulting firm who works with BBVA on their activation as the official bank of the NBA. I arrived at the office and met the 3 other interns I’ll be working with this summer. I learned that we all happened to be college lacrosse players, …

Day 10: A Day of Basketball

Mota El Bawab 2012 4244 Comments

The best time of the year is by far May-June. School’s out and summer is just beginning, but what is mostly relevant to the MSBA participants is the NBA and NHL Playoffs, the beginning of the MLB Season and the list goes on. But today is different, it’s Game 1 of the most anticipated NBA Finals in history. The two …

Day 9: WTT and IMG’s Carlos Fleming

Matthew Mascolo 2012 3881 Comments

The second week began as I boarded the C train to Columbus Circle, which is a few blocks away from my internship at World TeamTennis (WTT). WTT is an innovative co-ed professional tennis league that was co-founded by Billie Jean King in the mid-1970’s. I aid the media relations director, Rosie Crews, in her every day operations. Simply put, I do …