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Rudy Cline-Thomas

Founder & Managing Partner
Mastry Inc.

Rudy Cline-Thomas is the founder and managing partner of Mastry, Inc., a company that
specializes in identifying technology, retail, media and investment opportunities for partners
which include Fortune 500 companies, early stage start-ups and professional athletes. Mastry
has also invested in over 40 companies including GOAT, Walker & Co., Thrive Global, AllBirds,
Casper and Chopt Creative Salad Company to name a few.
Rudy has partnered with Bloomberg to create The Annual Players Technology Summit, which
brings together top leaders in the technology, venture capital and sports communities to discuss
tech investing, trends, partnerships and future sports/tech initiatives.
Rudy Cline-Thomas is on the Advisory Boards of Pacific Pro Football, Inc. and Intent Ventures,
an investment management company created to advance and support women entrepreneurs of
color. Rudy is also a Board Member of the Business Advisory Council for Providence College.
Rudy works and resides in New York City.

Wednesday, November 28

Beyond the Game: How Athletes are Investing Time, Money and Brand Equity

Moderator: Eric Fisher, Reporter, Sports Business Journal
Rudy Cline-Thomas, Founder & Managing Partner, Mastry Inc.
Baron Davis, Entrepreneur, Investor & Two-Time NBA All-Star
Paul Rabil, Professional Lacrosse Player & Co-Founder, Premier Lacrosse League