Yesterday's Integrated #marketing Communications class was treated to a virtual guest visit from Dr. Belch's son, Danny Belch, VP of #bizdev @strivr_labs to discuss how Strivr is using VR to improve the way people learn, train & prepare for their careers whether that be in enterprise or on an athletic field. Thanks for sharing your experience with the class, Danny!
Representing SMBA '07, Mike Kitts, Senior Vice President of Partnerships for @warriors , joined #SMBA21 next. The class asked Mike about COVID-19's impact on partnerships, the move to the @chase_center , the Warriors multi-property approach to #esports partnerships, and the jersey patch deal with @rakuten . Thanks again for your time, Mike!
Our 2️⃣nd summer virtual networking series seeks to connect #SMBA21 with a member of each previous graduating class. Jill Stephenson, an alumna of SMBA's inaugural class of 2006, opened the series by discussing her work leading content partnerships at @youtube TV & @google Fiber. Thanks for joining, Jill!
Earlier this week, alum Armaan Ahluwalia (SMBA '15) kicked off a new virtual series for our students, SMBA around the world to discuss the current state of #SportsBiz throughout the 🌍. Armaan represented North America, as a proud 🇨🇦 & Manager of Business Analytics for @chiefs . . Thanks, @armaan_nph for sharing your experience with #smba21
We tip our caps 🎓 to the outstanding SDSU Sports MBA Class of 2020! We'll see you on campus for an in person celebration some day soon. Congratulations, graduates!
#SMBA21 was treated to a fantastic guest lecture by Kenneth Cortsen, Danish #SportsBiz Professor and Strategist @ucndk , on hybrid sports branding in an international context. 🇩🇰🏌️♀️👏 Thanks for visiting, Kenneth!
Thanks again to Graham Siderius (SMBA '07), Forrest Lockwood (SMBA '18), and Drew Zinser (SMBA '09) for hosting #SMBA21 at the @hondacenter and @angels Stadium! 🏒⚾️ Read more about the trip to Anaheim: 🔗 https://tinyurl.com/smba-anaheim
#SMBA21 had the privilege of attending @weinspiresdsu yesterday. This year's day-long symposium included a keynote from Olympic champion @af85 who shared her inspirational story about embracing the journey and empowering women along the way. #WomenInSport
Another weekend calls for more volunteering! Sam and Cameron, both #SMBA21, were in Big Bear to assist with @supergirlpro and see what it takes to put on the all-female snowboarding competition 🏂