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Wasserman Acquires The Montag Group Talent Agency

As of January 5, 2022, Wasserman COO Jason Ranne announced the acquisition of The Montag Group, a New York-based talent agency founded by Sandy Montag. The agency prides itself on representing a variety of talent in media and broadcasting, including the likes of NBC’s Bob Costas, TNT’s Kenny Smith, and ESPN’s Scott Van Pelt. The […]

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Z-Axis Sports Tilts to NFL Representation

Current NFL player agent, Kristin Spencer, has officially joined the Z-Axis team as they introduce their new NFL division. CEO, Alexander Zapata, welcomed the new team member earlier this week. “We are excited to expand to a sport dominated by a few Goliath…. Excited to bring our proven model of keeping it simple and honest […]

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Jill Miller Joins Excel Sports Management

Jill Miller, former Head of People + Culture at H+K Strategies, has formally agreed to join Excel Sports Management as their new Senior Vice President of Human Resources. Miller’s story begins with humble beginnings, graduating with a BA in accounting from George Washington University. From there, she bounced from analytics job to landing her first […]

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NBPA Announces New Executive Director

The NBPA welcomed the successor to Executive Director Michele Roberts: Tamika Tremaglio. Tremaglio, formerly Managing Principal at Deloitte, has over nine years of experience with the NBPA, acting as an advisor and consultant. Tremaglio holds both an MBA and JD, has fifteen years of experience working with several player associations, led over 14,000 employees in […]

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Shawn O’Dare Joins Rosenhaus Sports Representation

Rosenhaus Sports Representation has welcomed Miami Hurricanes Football alum and NFLPA Certified Agent, Shawn O’Dare to their team. O’Dare will be working alongside football agent tycoon Drew Rosenhaus, Jason Rosenhaus, and Robert Bailey. O’Dare has recently made headlines by paving the way for NIL Representation around the country as he has helped sign numerous University […]

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College Football Players Sports Business

D’Eriq King Signs First NIL Contract with Sports Franchise

Miami Hurricanes’ Quarterback D’Eriq King continues to wow the college football world with his monumental NIL deals. This time, King inked the first NIL deal with a professional sports franchise, the Florida Panthers and their “FLA Athlete” program. The Panthers play roughly miles from the University of Miami campus and ended a prolific-winning season with […]

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Miami Hurricanes’ Superstar Make Big Splash on NIL Day 1

It’s been less than 24 hours since the Florida Supreme Court ruling came into effect, allowing for collegiate athletes to be compensated based on their name, image and likeness (NIL). This monumental shift in college sports took little time for some teams, including the Miami Hurricanes, to take advantage of the opportunities. Earlier today, Heisman-hopeful […]

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Z-Axis Sports Inks Partnership with IXG Sports

Alexander Zapata and Z-Axis Sports have officially branched into the soccer scene, partnering with Roberto Marellia of IXG Sports Management to build their in-house soccer division. Marellia intends to help Z-Axis’ roster and has already assisted in the acquisition of Inter Miami CF player, Denso Ulysse.  Marellia and Zapata already have exhibited great chemistry and […]

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Juju Smith-Schuster Teams Up with Queens Gaming Collective

Earlier last week, the duo of NFL Pro Bowler Juju Smith-Schuster, along with his mother, Sammy Schuster, announced a strategic partnership with Queens Gaming Collective, a women-led gaming company with the mission of breaking gender barriers in the gaming and eSports community. The team has partnered with Reign Ventures, adding over half a million dollars […]

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These NFL Agents Dominated Round 1 Of The 2021 NFL Draft

It is the most wonderful time of the year. Last night kicked off the annual NFL Draft, which commenced with an expected pick from the Jacksonville Jaguars, selecting Trevor Lawrence (Clemson) first overall (represented by MGC Sports for on-field work and Excel Sports for his marketing), followed by the New York Jets’ selection of Zach […]