Two of the most progressive and aggressive owners in professional sports discuss their keys to success in business and their vision for professional sports. Joe Lacob and Peter Guber made history when they purchased the Golden State Warriors for an NBA record $450M, and Peter Guber has done it again as part of a three member group purchasing the Los Angeles Dodgers for a professional sports record price exceeding $2B. In this session, Lacob will share lessons learned and insights from his remarkable career at the world-renowned venture capital firm Kleiner, Perkins, Caufield & Byers. Guber will reflect on his incredible journey in Hollywood as he built Mandalay Entertainment, a highly respected media and entertainment company.
Session discovery topics:
• Identifying and cultivating the entrepreneurial spirit
• What can sports learn from the entertainment industry
• Inspiring and activating success in all the constituencies in professional sports enterprises