The Ohio University Sports Ad Symposium

Are you considering attending graduate school to guide your career in sports? Are you looking to learn, network, and engage with some of the finest professionals in the sports business industry?

Look no further than the MBA/MSA program offered by the Ohio University Center for Sports Administration. A program rich in tradition, the Ohio University Center for Sports Administration offers an incredible educational experience, an opportunity to tap into the 1,300 alums in the SAFM Network, practical learning opportunities, and international diversity.

With a 40-year history, the OU Center for Sports Administration continues to evolve, becoming increasingly global and more complex in its approach to business. If you have a moment, check out the impressive group of individuals representing the Class of 2009 and the Class of 2010.

This weekend, the Ohio University Center for Sports Administration is hosting its annual Symposium weekend, drawing the likes of 100+ alumni with a tremendous schedule of events:

  • Thursday Night
    • Social/Registration
    • Five (5) Year Panel (where alums who have been in the industry for five (5) years come back and share their experiences with students and fellow alums)
    • Keynote Presentation by Kevin White, Director of Athletics at Duke University
  • Friday
    • Golf Tournament
    • BBQ Cookout
    • Poker Tournament
  • Saturday
    • Ten (10) Year Panel
    • Keynote Presentation by Alice Petzold of the Wasserman Media Group
    • Legends Panel Discussion
    • Keynote Presentation by Len Perna, President and CEO of Turnkey Sports
    • Banquet Social
    • Banquet Dinner