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Volume 22 No. 7
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Faces and Places

Women’s Only Cocktail Hour at World Congress

More than 75 attended the seventh annual Wasserman Women’s Only Cocktail Hour at last month’s CAA World Congress of Sports in Dana Point, Calif. The annual gathering of sports marketers on the first night of the event was originally organized by Wasserman managing partner Elizabeth Lindsey, along with the NFL’s Renie Anderson, Kathy Carter of MLS, and the NBA’s Rachel Jacobson.
Photo by: WASSERMAN
Master Chefs event at Augusta

At the first Taste of the Master Chefs last month in Augusta, Ga.: Event chair chef Jose Andres, 2017 Masters champion Sergio Garcia and fiancee Angela Akins, event founder Wayne Kostroski and retired international soccer star Luis Figo.
Photo by: TASTE OF THE MASTER CHEFS
Trip to Alaska

Halby Group President David J. Halberstam (left), with Professor Joshua Lupinek, head of the University of Alaska-Fairbanks’ sports management program. Halberstam spent time with students in sport management during his two-day visit to the school.
Photo: COURTESY OF DAVID J. HALBERSTAM
Lightning summit

At the Tampa Bay Lightning Partner Summit recently at Streamsong Resort: the team’s Bill Abercrombie (left) and Mike Harrison Sr. (right) with musician Edwin McCain.
Photo by: TAMPA BAY LIGHTNING
Michaels honored in Kansas City

Kansas City Chiefs Chairman and CEO Clark Hunt, with his wife, Tavia (left), and mother, Norma (center), recognized sports broadcaster Al Michaels with the Lamar Hunt Award for Professional Football at the 47th annual 101 Awards earlier this year in Kansas City.
Photo: COURTESY OF KANSAS CITY CHIEFS
South Asians in Sports event in NYC

Panelists and co-founders of South Asians in Sports at an event recently in New York City: Priya Desai of SI.com, Ishveen Anand of Open Sponsorship, Akash Jain of the NFL, group co-founder Neha Uberoi, Hrishi Karthikeyan of the NBA, Rohan Nadkarni of SI.com and group co-founder Neha Contractor.
Photo by: SOUTH ASIANS IN SPORTS
Ladies and gentlemen, the Stones

Industry veteran Harlan Stone was at the center of a collection of Stones at last month’s CAA World Congress of Sports in Dana Point, Calif.: Nick Stone (no relation, but works for Mike Stone); brother Mike Stone, lead investor for the MLS San Diego bid; Harlan Stone of CSM Sport and Entertainment and SJX Partners; and son Zack Stone of Minor League Baseball.
Photo: COURTESY OF HARLAN STONE
Full Court Press in Phoenix

A panel at “Full Court Press: Media, Autonomy, and the Future of College Sports,” presented by the sports law and business program at Arizona State’s Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law last month: Moderator Abe Madkour of SportsBusiness Daily/Journal, Ohio State AD Gene Smith, Houston President Renu Khator and West Virginia Chancellor Gordon Gee.
Photo by: SANDRA DAY O’CONNOR COLLEGE OF LAW AT ARIZONA STATE UNIVERSITY
Shamrock’s seventh

Shamrock Sports & Entertainment celebrated its seventh anniversary at the STP 500: CEO and founder Brian Corcoran, board member Gustavo Arenas, account director Brian Wold and President Carl Hansson.
Photo by: SHAMROCK SPORTS & ENTERTAINMENT


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