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Priority Sports & Entertainment is Hiring a Chief Marketing Officer

The full details regarding the job opening, including background information on Priority Sports & Entertainment, a summary of the position, essential duties and responsibilities, core competencies, and education and experience required are found in the attachment embedded below.  Here are some key points:

  • The title of the position is Chief Marketing Officer.
  • Will report to CEO and Founder, Mark Bartelstein.
  • Will lead the marketing team, directing all marketing efforts on behalf of represted players.
  • Must have a bachelor’s degree (graduate degree preferred).
  • Must have at least 10 years of experience in sponsorship marketing representation and/or sports and entertainment marketing.
  • Apply for the position through Turnkey Sports & Entertainment.

Priority Sports CMO

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.