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Evolution Management + Marketing Signs Enes Kanter

Last week, I highlighted a new relationship between two-time Super Bowl MVP Terry Bradshaw and Evolution Management + Marketing.  The two signed an agreement that made Evolution the exclusive marketing agency for Bradshaw.  Evolution has not stopped signing up new, talented clients.  The company also just signed future 2011 NBA Draft pick Enes Kanter to an exclusive marketing arrangement.

Evolution will collaborate with Kanter’s contract agent Max Ergul to strengthen Kanter’s off-court brand.  Specifically, Evolution will focus on beverage, personal care, and electronics categories with respect to Kanter’s marketing endeavors.  Taking the lead for Evolution with regards to Kanter’s representation are Brian Samuels, Joshua Schwartz, and Tom Yaps. current has Enes Kanter as the #6 overall pick, going to the Washington Wizards. predicts that the Cleveland Cavaliers will select Kanter with the #4 overall pick.

By Darren Heitner

Darren Heitner created Sports Agent Blog as a New Year's Resolution on December 31, 2005. Originally titled, "I Want To Be A Sports Agent," the website was founded with the intention of causing Heitner to learn more about the profession that he wanted to join, meet reputable individuals in the space and force himself to stay on top of the latest news and trends.

Heitner now runs Heitner Legal, P.L.L.C., which is a law firm with many practice areas, including sports law and contract law. Heitner has represented numerous athletes and sports agents as legal counsel. He has also served as an Adjunct Professor at Indiana University Bloomington from 2011-2014, where he created and taught a course titled, Sport Agency Management, which included subjects ranging from NCAA regulations to athlete agent certification and the rules governing the profession. Heitner serves as an Adjunct Professor at the University of Florida Levin College of Law, where he teaches a Sports Law class that includes case law surrounding athlete agents and the NCAA rules.

One reply on “Evolution Management + Marketing Signs Enes Kanter”

Evolution is the premier sports marketing agency in the U.S. – makes a lot of sense for Kanter.

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