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Is your dream to work in the Sports & Entertainment Industry?
Well, you are not alone and it is never too early to start gaining the skills and information you need to get a head start.
All high school and college level students are invited to join the Nashville Predators “Breaking Into Sports” Workshop. This one-of-a-kind event will take place on Saturday, November 1st from 2:30 ‚Äì 6:00 p.m. and will be followed by watching the Predators take on the Florida Panthers at 7:00 p.m.
During this special event, you will have the opportunity to hear from a panel of industry professionals and learn the paths they took to get to their current positions. Some of the special guests include:
‚Ä¢ Ed Lang, President, Nashville Predators
‚Ä¢ Todd Turner, former Director of Athletics, Univ. of Washington, Vanderbilt Univ., North Carolina State Univ. and Univ. of Connecticut
‚Ä¢ Michael Santos, Dir. of Hockey Operations, Nashville Predators
‚Ä¢ Brock Jones, Dir. of Booking, Sommet Center
‚Ä¢ Dan Rossetti, President, Ascension Sports Partners, LLC
The day doesn’t stop there as you will also have a chance to speak with representatives from sports teams, media outlets, and colleges and universities from around Georgia, Tennessee and Kentucky. You will be able to learn about everything from Sport Management Programs to openings within their team’s front offices. If you see a career in sports in your future, this is an event you won’t want to miss!
These kids don’t know how good they’ve got it. Every team should do something like this; it’s good way to get your future workforce engaged and thinking ahead. And hey, if nothing else, they get to see a game. Win-win for everyone!