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Jarrett Allen Signs with William Raymond Communications For Off-Court Endeavors

Brooklyn Nets center, Jarrett Allen, recently agreed to terms with William Raymond communications to manage his marketing, brand engagement and public relations. Allen, 22, is on the final leg of his rookie contract with the Nets before becoming a restricted free agent this summer. William Raymond Communications is a firm which prides themselves in specializing […]

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Six Questions With Ron Berkowitz, President Of Berk Communications

The following “Six Questions” short interview with Ron Berkowitz, President & Founder of Berk Communications, was conducted by our Assistant Editor Cameron Chung. Connect with Ron on Twitter and check out the Berk Communications website. (1) How did you first get your start in the sports industry? As a follow up, can you describe your […]

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Help Disadvantaged Single Mothers At Jarvis Green’s Wine Tasting

If you go to Jarvis Green’s website, you will find three words that describe the two-time Super Bowl champion and current Houston Texan: “Philanthropist, Athlete, Entrepreneur.”  While Green has certainly had his fair share of success on the gridiron, it may not be a coincidence that the first word is “Philanthropist.”  I constantly receive emails […]

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Arian Foster Teams Up With French/West/Vaughan (FWV)

Arian Foster is coming off the best year of production in his short NFL career.  Foster, who went undrafted in 2009, has become the starting runningback for the Houston Texans, and just last season set the rushing record in the entire NFL with 1,616 yards on the ground.  He also led all rushers in touchdowns […]

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Headline Sports Business

8th Annual Sports Events Marketing Experience (SEME 2011)

What: The 8th Annual Sports Events Marketing Experience (SEME 2011) hosted by the Georgetown University SIM Program When: March 25-26, 2011 Where: Washington Nationals Park, Washington D.C. Friday, March 25 – Day One 9:00am -9:50           Keynote Presentation 10:00-10:45             Industry Trends and Outlook for 2011 in Sports 11:00-11:45             Sports 2.0: How Sports is recovering from the […]

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More Details About The Discover Orange Bowl Alliance

Earlier this week, it was announced that the Orange Bowl has a new title sponsor (Discover).  rbb Public Relations represents the Orange Bowl, and asked if I would be interested in sending a few questions regarding the new deal.  My questions, and answers provided by the Vice President of Communications and Community Outreach for the […]

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Dave Stewart’s Comments On Matt Kemp In Los Angeles

Matt Kemp is not having the season he or I would have liked him to have.  I took him with the first pick in my fantasy baseball league, and my current spot in the standings reflects his drop in production from last year.  Kemp is striking out a lot more when he is up at […]

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Headline Sports Business

Sport, Entertainment & Venues Tomorrow (SEVT) Conference

What: The annual Sport, Entertainment & Venues Tomorrow (SEVT) Conference When: November 17-19, 2010 Where: Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center in Columbia, South Carolina (map) Description: Hosted by the University of South Carolina and the trade publication Venues Today, SEVT is the a conference where professionals meet students and professors to discuss the future of this industry. […]

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Companies That Understand Sports Social Media

Sponsored Post: There are still a few people who cannot wait to wake up, get a cup of coffee and sit in front of a newspaper to read the sports news of the previous day.  It won’t be long until even those select few who have yet to give up recycled paper end up ditching […]

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If Success is Crucial Then Collaboration is Critical

This is a guest contribution from Wesley Mallette, CEO, Comment Communications, a strategic sports and entertainment communications firm, focused on strategic public relations, media training, image consulting, crisis communication and issues management, as well as helping athletes build their post-athletic careers in the broadcast booth. By leveraging the firm’s expertise and deep relationships with the media, […]