Center for Sports Media presents ESPN University: Connecting Brands with Fans Wednesday, March 13, 2013
The Pittsburgh Center for Sports Media and Marketing presents ESPN University: Connecting Brands with Fans on Tuesday, March 19 at 1 p.m. in the Lawrence Hall Ballroom.
ESPN's Cindy Freed, vice president, sales marketing, and Carrie Brzezinski, senior director of ESPN marketing solutions, will give a one-hour presentation on sales and partnerships. A question-and-answer session will follow.
The center, part of Point Park's School of Communication, brings leading executives from all facets of the sports industry to campus to speak at workshops and seminars.
These events give students the opportunity to hear from top sports industry professionals about best principles and practices within sports media and marketing.
These events are also a great opportunity for students to make networking connections that can be vital to pursuing a career in the industry.