Jerry Colangelo, Chairman USA Basketball“Imagine what we can achieve for our industry if we work together, collaborate and share best practices across sports. Our exclusive, peer-driven summits bring together the top leaders of sports to share ideas on how to improve franchise performance and ultimately make the world a better place through our love of sports.
Stephen Ross, Chairman & Managing General Partner Miami Dolphins“There is no other conference in the world that brings together the owners and presidents from such a variety of sports as the Global Sports Summit. We may all lead different teams, but we share many commonalities in our businesses and the opportunity to collaborate with one another is invaluable.
Jerry Reinsdorf, Chairman Chicago Bulls and White Sox“The Global Sports Summit truly exceeded all of my expectations. The private and intimate setting in Aspen is the perfect venue to reconnect with longtime friends, make new friends in the industry, and learn and share with one another.
Bill Polian, Former Vice Chairman & President Indianapolis Colts“This meeting is about the future of sports and the future of our business. Listening and learning from the best of the best is invigorating and thought provoking. Collectively we can make such a difference as we help one another improve performance and ultimately move the sports industry forward.
Jerry West, Executive Board Member Golden State Warriors“This meeting is a terrific experience for sports executives. There is so much synergy between all sports today with the similarities among leagues, the common financial issues and the tough decisions we all have to make. I love the idea of openly sharing and helping each other across sports.
Crane Kenney, President, Business Operations Chicago Cubs“In my view, the GSMS is the gold standard. It's a rare opportunity to have some of the best minds and most senior executives across our industry in an ideal setting discussing the most important issues that we all face. It is first class in every way
Pat Haden, Director of Athletics The University of Southern California“There is simply nothing else like this. Our "by ADs, for ADs" model creates a one-of-a-kind opportunity to discuss our most pressing issues in a safe, private environment. Working together as thought leaders, we can improve our individual performance and ultimately elevate collegiate sports.
Kevin Anderson, Director of Athletics University of Maryland“This will be an unprecedented gathering of brain power, experience and initiative. It's an eye-opening opportunity for all of us.
Oliver Luck, Athletic Director West Virginia University“We will all be better leaders because of the Collegiate Sports Summit. The invite-only atmosphere and top-notch speakers guarantee we'll all head home with valuable ideas to boost our athletic departments and universities.
Shawn Green, 13-Year MLB Veteran Governing Board Co-Chair“Athletes have infinite opportunities in retirement, yet we struggle to fill the void left by competition. The Pro Athlete Initiative provides the network and support system that we relied on during our playing days, and long for once the spotlight is gone.
Mike Haynes, 14-Year NFL Veteran, HOF '97 Governing Board Co-Chair“Athletes face many of the same challenges when they retire. This program provides us with resources and a venue for connecting with peers from other sports, enhancing our ability to better manage the challenges that come with retirement.
Luc Robitaille, 19-Year NHL Veteran, HOF ‘09 Governing Board Co-Chair“So many guys have greatness within… this program will help them find their way and make their mark post retirement.