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Sports Business Institute Convergence Research


Several dozen sports business executives attended the event held at the Pacific Palms Resort on April 29, 2010.  Among the attendees were SBI Advisory Board members, project funding partners, research interviewees, and their guests.

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SBI Convergence Project Leads

Convergence Project Leads Courtney Brunious (l), Phil Wallace (rc), and Todd Jacobs (r), along with Institute Executive Director David Carter (lc).

SBI Convergence Graziano

Institute Board Member and Chairman of Los Angeles Sports & Entertainment Commission, Bob Graziano, discusses the Advisory Board's role in the project.

 

SBI Convergence Simon  Bill Simon, Senior Client Partner, Korn/Ferry International, discusses the funding partners' role in the project.

 

SBI Convergence Board Members  Institute Board Members Bob Graziano (l), Bill Shumard (lc), Gary Cypres (c), and John Nendick (rc), along with Institute Exectuive Director David Carter (r).

SBI Convergence Kuhl and Simpson

Steve Simpson, SVP & GM, Fox Sports (l) and Dennis Kuhl, Chairman of Angels Baseball (r), relax during a break in the program.

SBI Convergence Ellis and Roski

Institute Executive Director David Carter (l), Institute Board Member & Marshall Dean Jim Ellis (c), and Institute Board Member & USC Board of Trustees Chair Ed Roski (r).

 SBI Convergence Ellis
Institute Board Member & Marshall Dean Jim Ellis delivers his remarks.
 SBI Convergence Roski

Institute Board Member & USC Board of Trustees Chair Ed Roski delivers his remarks.