COVID-19 Sports Professionals Directory

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Andrew Wilson

Account Manager

  • Corporate Partnerships
  • Sales
  • Marketing
  • Events

Currently seeking new opportunities! Expertise in sales and marketing in a variety of different industries ranging from Sports, Nonprofit, SaaS and I.T. During these unprecedented times, I have used time to my advantage by continuing my education and training. Alumnus of University of San Francisco(M.A.) and University of Arizona(B.A.)

Sagar Patel

No information

  • Video Editing
  • Accounting

My name is Sagar Pate. I have been a sports professional for 5 years now. I recently had a position with Fox Sports making daily sports highlights. Sadly I was laid off because of COVID. I’m here to help and also to see how I can further my career in Sport Media.

Zachary Malloy

Sport Sponsorship Scout, SponsorUnited

  • B2C Sales
  • Event Management
  • Customer Service

At the beginning of 2020, I left my job of 5 years as a Branch Manager with Enterprise Rent-A-Car to pursue my dream of working in sports business. I am currently concluding my first year of grad school at the University of San Francisco Sport Management Program. Before the pandemic, I had accepted three roles with the San Francisco 49ers, Oakland Athletics, and Standford University. Unfortunately, those are postponed indefinitely. However, I have pivoted and have been working as a Sports Sponsorship Scout in a remote internship for SponsorUnited since May. I am actively looking for a full-time role in sports, to build my network, and develop my skill set to make myself an asset to my future organization.

Manny Colon

Previous-Miami Marlins

  • Team Operations
  • Travel Management
  • Player Development

An attention to detailed individual with hunger to project and program leadership to manage a wide variety of initiatives with creativity, adaptability, and relentless execution, creating process improvements to improve productivity, performance, and profitability.

Tiandra Williams

Sr. Account Executive – PlayStation, Octagon

  • Sports Marketing
  • Experiental Marketing
  • Project Management

Hi , My name is Tiandra Williams. I am a competitor at heart, sports enthusiast, sneaker lover, and fashionable fitness connoisseur. I believe sport is the most transferable language and one of few things that has the ability to change and bring together all walks of life. So, I enjoy sharing these stories, innovating and believe there is a need for all we can and will do with sport as our underlying platform.

Dawn Ng

No information

  • Marketing Communications
  • Writing
  • Partnerships

I’m an experienced marketing and communications professional specializing in the sports and health industry. Team player adept at managing projects with multiple stakeholders, with international corporate and entrepreneurial experience. Sport Management Masters graduate with the University of San Francisco.

Jasmine Dennis

No information

  • Community Relations
  • Social Responsibility
  • Nonprofit
  • Customer Service
  • Marketing

I am a sports professional seeking full-time employment in the Community Relations/Social Responsibility sector of sports. I have experience working for collegiate and professional sports and non-profit organizations.

Eric Hawkins

Athletics Communications Intern, University of Tennessee, Knoxville

  • Sports Marketing
  • Social and Digital Media
  • Sales
  • Community Relations
  • Sponsorships

I am currently a Senior at the University of Tennessee, majoring in Sport Management and minoring in Business. Upon graduation in May of 2021, I am looking to work in the area of sports sales, media, or sponsorships. I hope to network and make valuable connections to get me where I need to be upon graduating in May, and would love the opportunity to share with others in the business the experiences and work I have put in to get me to this point. I am an overachiever and will stop at nothing short of success in my life and to get where I want to be.

Adelaide Sejan

Manager, Media/Social Media and Community Relations, Binghamton Devils

  • Public Relations
  • Community and Player Relations
  • Writing
  • Journalism
  • Content Creation

After being furloughed because of the COVID-19 Virus, I am looking for new and exciting opportunities to grow my skills and develop my career further. I have been passionate about sports for the majority of my life and would love to connect fans with their favorite brand.

James McDaniels

Copywriter, Angel Of The Winds Casino Resort

  • Sports Journalism
  • Studio and Remote Television Production
  • Public Relations
  • Writing
  • Video Editing

Emmy-winning sports and entertainment communications and productions specialist who has worked with NASCAR, ESPN, FloSports, the PGA Tour, TVG/Betfair, the NBA, Fox Sports, NBC Sports, the Pac-12 Network, and casino gaming/hospitality.

Ryan Bascue

Texas Motor Speedway

  • Broadcasting
  • Media Relations
  • Ticket Operations
  • Customer Service
  • Problem Solving

I am still learning and navigating this crazy sports world. Always learning always trying to grow.

Tiffany Jolley

Elevate Sports Ventures / XFL

  • Event Operations
  • Ticket Sales
  • Community Engagement
  • Brand Activations

Would love the opportunity out to connect with others. Open to relocating outside of Dallas.

Shaela Lewis

No information

  • Sports Marketing
  • Client Services/Relations

Hello, I’m Shaela and I have a passion for sports with an interest in sports marketing and client services. I’ve done an intern, part time work, volunteer work and now I’m on a journey to land a full time career in the industry. I recently applied and interviewed for a client relations position which was put on hold due to Covid-19. I know a lot of job openings have come to a standstill due to the virus but I would love to connect and possibly be kept in mind for any future opportunities that may become available.

Sandy Elliott

Ticket Sales Representative, Charlotte Knights

  • Sports admin

I hope to use my talents to pursue a career in ticket operations or in player development in order to continue to inspire and help others to achieve their goals.

Zack Raab

Digital Marketing & Advertising Manager, Signet Jewelers (JamesAllen.com)

  • Digital Marketing
  • Digital Advertising
  • E-Commerce
  • Social Media
  • Brand Management

I am a digital marketing professional with an MBA and 4+ years of retail e-commerce experience. I approach every opportunity with a growth mindset and a positive attitude. I am currently pursuing my first marketing role in the sports industry (ideally with a baseball focus). To learn more about my experience and my story, please check out my personal site: zackraab.com. I look forward to connecting with anyone interested.

Todd Grasley

No information

  • Content Creation
  • Sports Media
  • Writing
  • On-Camera Talent
  • Social Media

I’ve been involved in the sports media industry for over a decade. I started out as a multimedia journalist for the NBC affiliate in Orlando working on their high school sports site. After that, I spent seven and a half years at FloSports as a content creator and managing editor for their Florida high school track and field website. I am currently a digital content writer for a finance company while also freelancing for various sports media outlets including fuboTV, DyeStat/RunnerSpace, and Orlando Magazine.

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