The 8th Annual PrimeTime Sports Management Conference and Trade Show
Kevin Abrams – Assistant General Manager, New York Giants
Dave Andrews – President and Chief Executive Officer, American Hockey League
Tom Anselmi – Former Chief Operating Officer, Maple Leaf Sports and Entertainment
Darren Arnold – Senior Director, National Sales Center & GM, Canadian Operations – The Aspire Group
Andrew Baker – Director, Games – Canadian Olympic Committee
Michael Bartlett – Executive Director, MLSE Foundation
Kate Beirness – Sportscaster, The Sports Network
Gary Bettman – Commissioner, National Hockey League
Tim Bezbatchenko – General Manager, Toronto FC
Darryl Boynton – General Manager, 2015 and 2017 World Junior Championship, Hockey Canada
Graham Brown – Former Chief Executive Officer,Canadian Interuniversity Sport (CIS)
Brian Burke – President of Hockey Operations, Calgary Flames
Patrick Burke -Director, Department of Player Safety, NHL and Co-Founder & President, You Can Play
Chris Cabott – Chief Operating Officer, Lawyer & NFL Player Agent, Steinberg Sports & Entertainment
Dan Cohen – Managing Partner, Senior Vice President, Americas, MP & SILVA
Susan Cohig – Senior Vice President, Business Affairs – National Hockey League
Ned Colletti – Senior Advisor to the President and CEO, Los Angeles Dodgers
Michael Copeland – President and Chief Executive Officer, Toronto Argonauts
Taylor Coulis – Director, Programmatic, the Score
Bill Daly – Deputy Commissioner, National Hockey League
George Daniel – Commissioner, National Lacrosse League
John Doig – Chief Marketing Officer, Scotiabank
Brian Edwards – Founder & Chairman of the Board, Edwards Technologies Inc.
Josh Epstein – Director of Marketing, Newport Sports Management
Leo Ezerins – Executive Director, CFL Alumni Association
Steven Fehr – Special Counsel, National Hockey League Players’ Association & Former Legal Counsel, Major League Baseball Players Association
Mike Fenton – Co-Chair, 5 To Watch Awards
Mark Francis – Vice President of Marketing & Media Relations, RS Ice Sports & Entertainment and Professor, UCLA Anderson School of Management & Head Coach, UCLA Bruins Hockey Team
Sandra Gage – Chief Marketing and Communications Officer, FIFA Women’s World Cup Canada 2015
Adam Graves – Founder, Smilezone Foundation – Oakville
Professor Stephen A. Greyser – Professor of Marketing/Communications, Harvard Business School
Clark Griffith – Managing Director & Sports Lawyer, Griffith Consulting LLC
Cliff Hart – Partner, Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
Mark Healy – Chief Marketing Officer, Tennis Canada
Rick Horrow – CEO, Horrow Sports Ventures & Host, “Beyond the Medals: The Business of Sport,” NBC Universal Sports
Stay tuned for more 2015 Confirmed Speakers!
Join SMWW and PrimeTime Sports & Entertainment in Toronto on November 9, 2015 for a Careers in Sport Workshop as part of the 8th Annual PrimeTime Sports Management Conference and Trade Show. Come join Dr. Lynn Lashbrook of SMWW and experience The Power of Networking!
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The 8th Annual PrimeTime Sports Management Conference and Trade Show will be held on Monday, November 9 and Tuesday, November 10, 2015 in Toronto. Stay tuned for more information!
PrimeTime Sports & Entertainment Inc. is a Toronto-based management and consulting firm founded by Brian Burke and Trevor Whiffen which provides a unique range of services dealing with the business of sports.
Drawing upon its extensive network of contacts in the sports and entertainment industry,PrimeTime has established itself as a leader in the field of sports and event management,consulting, education,
media training and networking. The principal goal of PrimeTime is to provide members of the sports industry with an opportunity to work with and learn from leading industry experts regarding the representation of athletes and the challenges of operating professional teams, leagues, facilities and media outlets.
Assistant General Manager,
New York Giants
Kevin Abrams is in his 11th season as the Giants’ Assistant General Manager after serving for three years as the team’s Salary Cap Analyst. Read More
National Hockey League
Born in New York, Gary Bettman was an avid New York Islanders fan growing up in Queens. Prior to assuming his role as Commissioner of the NHL .. Read More
NFL Analyst and Former President and Vice Chairman ,
Bill Polian was the President and Vice Chairman of the Indianapolis Colts of the National Football League from 1998 to 2011 .. Read More
Los Angeles Dodgers
Ned Colletti enters his eighth season as General Manager of the Los Angeles Dodgers, making him the fifth-longest tenured GM in the National League .. Read More
EVENT NOTICE: Substitutions of registrants is permitted at any time. If you are unable
to find a substitute, a full refund (less $100 administrative fee) is
available if a cancellation request is received in writing by October 17th,
2015. No refunds are available after October 17th.
MEDIA: All media accreditation requests must be received in email form, prior to October 30, 2015. Please send all media requests to firstname.lastname@example.org. All accepted media will be notified. Please note that Media Accreditation does not include access to the Networking Luncheons.