Manhattanville College’s School of Graduate and Professional Studies Sport Business Management Program is hosting the area’s only Sports Business Career Fair for anyone interested in breaking into the profession. The keynote speaker for the event is Ross Greenburgh, former President of HBO Sports.
The Career Fair will be held on November 18, 2011 at 10:30 a.m. at Manhattanville College, Reid Castle. Admission is free. For more information or to sign up, call (914) 694-3425 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
“The annual sports business career fair has become the place where students can connect with hiring managers from many organizations in the sports industry, including teams, leagues, agencies or associations,” David Torromeo, Director of the Sport Business Management Program, said. “The students who have attended in years past have had tremendous success and our exhibitors, like ESPN, USTA, New York Islanders and others look forward to being here.”
The Sport Business Management Program is a 36-credit Master of Science degree program. It provides individuals with the necessary knowledge and business skills to assume a leadership role in sports management. The course work provides an interdisciplinary approach to the study of sport management intended to provide a thorough foundation in sport and business while allowing flexibility for students to explore a wide variety of opportunities within the field.