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Not Even Cancer Fazes Disney Sports Attractions Manager Of Business Development Patrick Dicks

Phil Goldberg | 2 months ago | BIG READ
Patrick Dicks is the Manager, Sports Business Development at Disney Sports Attractions. He here takes us through his journey of travelling to the United States on his own at the age of 16 to seek out education at Auburn University and a brighter future. He speaks about how his passion...
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The Voice Narrating NBA Top 10 Videos On NBA.com & Turner Sports Is The Legend Beau Estes

Phil Goldberg | 4 months ago | BIG READ
Beau Estes is an anchor for Turner Sports and the person behind the rhymes, hosting the NBA Top 10 and the daily morning podcast called Fast Break. Beau Estes talks to us about his most memorable moments in sportscasting, his new venture with NBL Australia and gives us insight into...
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Mike Morreale Transformed Into CEO & Commissioner For Canadian Pro Basketball League

Phil Goldberg | 4 months ago | BIG READ
Mike Morreale, CEO and Commissioner at the Canadian Elite Basketball League (CEBL), holds the responsibility of looking after all 6 teams on the league including players, coaches, support staff, contractors, and employees. While this would be a massive undertaking for most, Mike has a long career history in sports where...
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Malcolm Farmer Carries Multiple Responsibilities With Dallas Mavs G League Affiliate, The Texas Legends

Phil Goldberg | 5 months ago | BIG READ
Malcolm Farmer is the President at Texas Legends, NBA G League Team, of Dallas Mavericks. In his role as President, it is his job to oversee all areas, and his focus must be fine-tuned to whatever area needs it the most that day. Throughout his role as President of the...
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From Rufus, Former Charlotte Bobcats Mascot To Hornets Manager of Literacy Programs: Dave Stogdill

Phil Goldberg | 5 months ago | BIG READ
Dave Stogdill is the Manager of the Literacy Program for the Charlotte Hornets. The Literacy Program for the Charlotte Hornets is tucked within the Department of Corporate Social Responsibility. So when Gabrielle Sims, the Charlotte Hornets CSR Coordinator suggested we interview Dave Stogdill, I jumped on the chance. That's because...
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Honey Badgers Head Coach & GM Chantal Vallée Shares Highlights Of Her Illustrious Basketball Coaching Career

Phil Goldberg | 6 months ago | BIG READ
Chantal Vallée is the Head Coach of the University of Windsor women's basketball team in the fall and winter. In the spring and summer, Chantal is the Head Coach and General Manager (GM) of the CEBL's Hamilton Honey Badgers. As one of the most recognized coaches in Canadian basketball circles,...
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NCAA Division I Assistant AD Candice Walls Is Working Towards 2020 Olympics Boxing Qualification

Phil Goldberg | 6 months ago | BIG READ
Candice Walls is the Assistant Director of Athletics for Athletic Performance with the Louisiana Ragin' Cajuns. Currently, she works specifically with women's basketball and women's soccer programs. At the same time, Candice is vying for qualification in women’s boxing at the 2020 Summer Olympics. Busy, busy, busy. Like, how does...
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The Positive Inception: Sport Management Graduate Ryan Benoit’s Blossoming Clothing Company

Phil Goldberg | 6 months ago | BIG READ
Ryan Benoit is the founder and CEO of The Positive Inception Clothing Line and Apparel. When I chatted with one of my favourite interviewees, Claus Souza of the Denver Nuggets, I asked him who he thinks we should interview next. He was eager to suggest Ryan Benoit. Why? According to...
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NBA Assistant Coaches Program (ACP) Mentor Garrett Kelly Is Helping NBA & WNBA Players Transition Into Coaching

Phil Goldberg | 7 months ago | BIG READ
Garrett Kelly is a mentor working within the NBA Assistant Coaches Program (ACP). This program has gained a ton of notoriety lately for its ability to take former professional basketball players from the WNBA and NBA and provide them with superb skills for transitioning into coaching. Being an assistant coach...
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From Auburn To The NBA: Nuggets Assistant Strength & Conditioning Coach Claus Souza

Phil Goldberg | 7 months ago | BIG READ
Claus Souza is an Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach for the Denver Nuggets. Claus took to Instagram to make the announcement about 5 weeks ago, which timed perfectly with Nick Reick's recommendation to interview him. Before that, Claus was the popular and gregarious strength coach for the Auburn Women's Basketball...
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The Awe-Inspiring Basketball Business and Playing Career of Team Canada Legend Ransford Brempong

Phil Goldberg | 7 months ago | BIG READ
Ransford Brempong is the Founder of WestCoast Training, Director of Operations at 3Point Basketball, Co-Founder of the Tall Player Project, and a former Canadian professional and amateur basketball player. In addition to his wealth of basketball knowledge and experience, Ransford is one of the most respected, humble, friendly, and bright...
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South Bay Lakers Director of Basketball Operations Nick Lagios’ Career In Sport Is Intertwined With Geography

Phil Goldberg | 7 months ago | BIG READ
Nick Lagios is the Director of Basketball Operations and Player Development for the South Bay Lakers, the G League affiliate of the Los Angeles Lakers. A career in sport involves a passion and dedication like few other professions. That's why when I asked Nick what superpower he'd choose, his answer...
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The Fast Rise of Salt Lake City Stars Director of Basketball Operations, Nick Reick

Phil Goldberg | 8 months ago | BIG READ
Nick Reick is the Director of Basketball Operations for the Salt Lake City Stars, the G-League affiliate of the Utah Jazz. Nick has done so much in his career in sport, in such a short amount of time time. In fact, Nick Reick, a German native was just named Video...
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CEBL’s VP of League Operations, Josh Knoester Credits Work Ethic & Networking for Sport Industry Success

Phil Goldberg | 9 months ago | BIG READ
After featuring Michelle Biskup, we knew we had to get in touch with Josh Knoester ASAP. Hearing from Michelle about how Josh volunteered at the introductory press conference to announce the River Lions coming to Niagara piqued our interest. What's more is that shortly after the PC, he became the...
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Ringette Ontario’s Operations Coordinator, Annie Goncin, Knew Sport Was Her @ Wheelchair Basketball Canada

Phil Goldberg | 9 months ago | BIG READ
Annie Goncin is the Operations Coordinator for Ringette Ontario. If you tell her 13-year old self that, she may not believe she’d one day be working as a Sport Manager! That’s because Annie dreamed of one day becoming a Paramedic. One course changed her career aspirations almost instantaneously. And now...
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Toronto Raptors x October’s Very Own (OVO) Logo & Uniforms To Drake Night: A Chronological History Of The Partnership

Phil Goldberg | 9 months ago | BIG READ
Drake, October’s Very Own (OVO) and the Toronto Raptors go hand in hand. Between helping pitch Kawhi to celebrating the 'chip during the team’s parade, Drake x OVO x Raptors have a multi-year history. Drake and OVO are a large part of the Toronto Raptors brand association. Ask a casual...
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How a Drama Background and Passion for Theatre Aligns with a Career in Sport: The Story of Shelby Vilneff

Phil Goldberg | 9 months ago | BIG READ
Wonder if a background in theatre and a career in sport mesh? Shelby Vilneff is the Director of Marketing, Communications & Events for the Guelph Nighthawks. At the same time, she's also the Game Day Manager for another team in the same league: the Hamilton Honey Badgers. How is that...
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Digital Media Designer for the Charlotte Hornets, Jesse Diebolt, Living Out a Dream

Phil Goldberg | 9 months ago | BIG READ
Jesse Diebolt is the Digital Media Designer for the Charlotte Hornets. This means that Jesse is responsible for designing a lot of the graphic content that fans see. As a Digital Media Designer, Jesse works with images, effects, and animation for film, video, computers, and other digital channels such as...

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