NSMN Board member MICHAEL LYNCH has been has been named the new Chief Marketing & Revenue Officer of the Association of Surfing Professionals (ASP) International.
During his nearly 17 years with Visa, Lynch led the company’s global sponsorship marketing/ management strategy and execution including activations with the Olympic and Paralympic Games, FIFA World Cup, NFL and numerous other properties. He and the organizations he led, have received numerous industry awards and recognition including, tabbed by Sporting News magazine as one of the “100 Most Powerful People in Sports”, “Sports Sponsor of the Year” by the Sports Business Journal, and “The 25 Best Sponsors in America” by Event Marketer Magazine. Connect now
NSMN National Executive Board member RALPH SANTANA has been named Executive Vice President & Chief Marketing Officer of HARMAN International, the leading global audio and infotainment group (NYSE: HAR). Connect now
NSMN Board member MIKE BASS has been promoted to Executive Vice President, Communications, NBA. In his new position, Mike is now responsible for all PR for both basketball and business communications for the NBA, the WNBA, and the NBA D-League. He will continue to report to NBA Deputy Commissioner & COO Adam Silver. Congratulations Mike! Connect now
Founded in 1998, National Sports Marketing Network (NSMN) is the exclusive trade organization for the sports business industry.
NSMN includes more than 10,000 individual and corporate members with chapters in major markets and members in more than 50 U.S. cities. Members enjoy daily membership benefits that focus on career development, business development and industry growth.
The national organization is dedicated to the advancement of the sports business industry through networking and the production of thought-provoking, issue-oriented seminars created to raise the level of discourse on critical sports industry issues.
In addition to producing must-attend panel discussions, NSMN offers industry-wide discounts on trade publications and complimentary job matching. NSMN is Board-governed by sports industry leadership who oversee educational initiatives nationwide.
Sports business experience is required for membership.
In this fully revised and updated edition of his groundbreaking guide to communications in sports, Joe Favorito introduces the skills, knowledge and techniques needed to become a successful communicator. Drawing on nearly thirty years of professional experience in sports and entertainment, Favorito outlines the history of sports communications, explores the most important professional themes, topics & issues, and highlights exciting opportunities for future growth and development.
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Sports Tackles Cancer is an industry-wide fundraising program that unites sports business executives AND sports fans in the fight against cancer. 100% of the funds raised are donated to cancer research and patient advocacy. Organized by the National Sports Marketing Network (NSMN), the industry trade association, Sports Tackles Cancer is the first charitable program of its kind to encourage sports executives across the country to use their resources to help create additional awareness about cancer and to raise money.
Through national outreach to sports business professionals, teams, leagues, sports sponsors and sports fans, Sports Tackles Cancer has raised thousands of dollars since its inception in 2008. Sports Tackles Cancer encourages creative fundraising programs and recognizes the individual and corporate sports industry leaders who take a stand in their public support of the program. Individual and corporate giving is welcome.