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Drexel Alumni Sports Business Career Conference: Evolution of Careers in Sports Business - How the Game Has Changed

Gerri C. LeBow Hall
3220 Market Street
Rm. 408
Philadelphia, PA 19104
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Registration Cost(s):
SMT Alumni: $25.00
2018 SMT 621 Students: $25.00
LeBow Alumni and Graduate Students: $25.00

Join the Center for Sport Management and Prodigy Sports for the inaugural Drexel Alumni Sports Business Career Conference: Evolution of Careers in Sports Business - How the Game Has Changed, for Sport Management Alumni.

Focused on career paths and networking opportunities for recent Sport Management and LeBow alumni as well as graduate students, this conference will provide attendees with access to industry insiders and recruiters, with a focus on advancing your career in sports business. Our featured keynote speaker is Lara Price, Chief Operating Officer with the Philadelphia 76ers.

Tentative Schedule

Registration and light breakfast
Welcome Remarks
Keynote Speaker
SMT Young Alumni Award Presentation
Panel 1: Ask the Recruiter
Panel 2: Emerging or Hidden Hiring Sectors of the Industry
Small Group Interviews/Lunch/Interview feedback from Career Services

For any questions regarding the conference please email Sarah Grogan (

Prodigy Sports Mission
With a staff that carries over 80 years of experience across multiple business segments, Prodigy Sports is a nationwide leader in senior-level executive search and recruitment. Prodigy Sports brings a personal touch to each search by adapting to the unique personality and culture of the client, knowing successful executive recruiting comes from thoroughly understanding the team culture, the intricacies of the sports business and the extensive professional qualifications and skills needed to fill a role. Founded in 2007, Prodigy Sports has grown into a nation-wide leader within the sports and entertainment industries.


Who should attend?


  • Students
    • Current Students
  • Alumni


  • Graduate
    • Masters


  • Accounting
  • Decision Sciences and MIS
  • Economics
  • Finance
  • International Business
  • General Business
  • Legal Studies
  • Management
  • Marketing
  • Sport Management