The Dark Horse in Professional Sports

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As more women and retired players enter the leadership ranks at teams, leagues and unions, professional sports looks increasingly like many major industries. The demographics of front line, managerial and executive leadership in professional sports is in a state of evolution. Professional sports is at an inflection point. To advance and reach its full potential, the industry must understand how the lack of parity is limiting its success and its future.
Two of professional sports top bosses will share insights on the evolution of the professional sports workforce, how it has grown, diversified and what the future holds for talent in the industry.

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Ese Ighedosa

Carolina Panthers

Len Perna

Turnkey Search

Michele Roberts

National Basketball Players Association

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Panel

Type:

Session

Track:

Sports

Level:

Advanced