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Heritage Sports Ventures Launches In Boston

At the beginning of this month, Heritage Sports Ventures launched as a boutique sports, entertainment, and media agency headquartered in Boston. HSV is focused on creating authentic partnerships and optimizing commercial revenue for brands and properties through partnership sales, brand alignment, events and venue management services. According to a company press release, “the HSV executive […]

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Sports Business

Buchwald Strategically Partners With CSE, Expands Into Sports

Buchwald, an industry leader in talent representation, has expanded its agency into the sports stratosphere with its partnership with CSE Talent. The new strategic alliance with CSE will be named Buchwald Sports.  Buchwald was launched by Don Buchwald and five associates in 1977 and for the past 44 years has offered representation in every area […]

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Olympics Sports Business

USATF Star Curtis Mitchell Signs Exclusive Marketing Agreement With Distinction Agency

The Miami-based Distinction Agency is continuing to solidify its clientele with USA Track & Field star and Olympic hopeful, Curtis Mitchell. Mitchell, was one of the first clients of Distinction Agency in 2019, working on a non-exclusive deal.   Mitchell, a Florida product, won two consecutive NCAA championships and joined Adidas after forgoing his senior year in […]

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Headline Sports Business

Roc Nation Partners with International Rugby Club, The Sharks

Roc Nation Sports has partnered with The Sharks, an international rugby club based in South Africa. The partnership gives Roc Nation a minority stake in the club, and intends to assist The Sharks with brand amplification/creative activation, digital strategy and execution, commercial sales, community initiatives, fan engagement, retail/hospitality support. “Roc Nation is an internationally renowned company […]

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Excel Sports Management Announces the Excel Fellowship Program

Excel Sports Management has just announced the creation of their new program, the Excel Fellowship Program. This innovative initiative showcases the company’s commitment towards cultivating a more inclusive workplace. The Excel Fellowship Program aims not only to spread awareness about a lack of diversity in the sports industry, but to also be a leader in […]

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College Football Players Contract Negotiation Corporate Sponsors Endorsements Recruiting Social Networking Sports Business

Radegen Signs Rakeem Boyd For Off-Field Work

Integrated sports and entertainment agency, Radegen, has signed former Arkansas RB and 2021 NFL Draft Prospect Rakeem Boyd for his off-the-field representation. Boyd began his collegiate career at Texas A&M before transferring to Independence Community College (Kansas) of Last Chance U fame. After rushing for 1,211 yards and 14 TD in 10 games, he signed […]

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Najee Harris Signs With Wasserman and Beastmode

Per a press release from the company, University of Alabama running back and top 2021 NFL Draft prospect Najee Harris has signed with Wasserman for his on-field representation, and Beast Mode Marketing for his off-the-field endeavors. The 6’2″, 230 pound Harris is the latest product from the running back factory that Alabama has become. After […]

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Internship Opportunity: Radegen

Radegen is an “integrated sports and entertainment marketing agency dedicated to providing management, marketing and consulting solutions to world-class athletes, personalities and brands.” The team leverages industry relationships to maximize opportunities for their clients. Radegen is currently looking for interns currently enrolled at an accredited university or college (part-time or full-time), or graduate students. Given […]

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Corporate Sponsors Entertainment Sports Business

Allied Sports Launches International Practice

Allied Sports has announced the addition of Jeff Ehrenkranz, to serve as the Managing Director of International, and take lead on its international expansion from the agency’s current international headquarters in London. Allied Sports, a strategic expansion of Allied Global Marketing, is a rising startup that has built a new agency model for the future […]

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MLB Player Agent Kent Matthes Joins WME Sports

Baseball agent Kent Matthes has left his position at the well-established CAA Sports agency and joined the WME Sports crew. Matthes is a certified MLB player agent that will bring a valuable skillset to WME, which has erupted into the sports sector of client representation in recent years. Matthes represented highly touted Toronto Blue Jays […]