Vanguard Sports Group Adds Veteran Agents.
Las Vegas, Atlanta, and Raleigh-based Vanguard Sports Group has added to its football division by bringing in veteran NFLPA Contract Advisors Tony Paige and Chitta Malik, who had co-founded agency Dream Point Sports. Those two agents will assist with the football operations at Vanguard and add many NFL clients including Pro Bowlers Von Miller, Keenan Allen, Cam Newton, James Bradberry, and Josh Sweat.
Vanguard, created by Joby Branion, also boasts baseball and basketball divisions, run by Keith Grunewald and Tony Dutt, respectively.
Priority Sports & Entertainment Acquires Element Sports Group
Chicago, Los Angeles, and Atlanta-based Priority Sports & Entertainment has announced the acquisition of football agency Element Sports Group (ESG). ESG founder Michael Perrett will be named President of Priority Sports’ Football Operations and work alongside Kenny Zuckerman.
The acquisition follows former Priority Sports agents Mike McCartney, Jaymeson Moten, and Kyle Dolan leaving the company earlier this year to work for VaynerSports.