Tuesday , 25 October 2016

SBG 023: The Changing Face of NASCAR with Brett Jewkes

Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedBrett Jewkes joined me on the SBG podcast this week. Brett is the Chief Communications Officer of NASCAR and he’s really good at making sure you don’t know who he is. The more invisible he and his team can be, the better job they’re doing. For the past 3 years, Brett has ... Read More »

SBG 022: Inside The NBA with Kristen Ledlow

Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedThis week on the podcast, Kristen Ledlow and I jumped into a conversation about her (dream) job & how she goes about her business as the co-host of NBA Inside Stuff with Grant Hill. In addition to anecdotes about the hilarity that ensues on a nightly basis over at NBA TV, Kristen ... Read More »

SBG 021: The Vitruvian Sports Career with Phil Grieco

Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedLeonardo Da Vinci once wrote about and drew Vitruvius’ Vitruvian man. Vitruvius was a 1st century Roman architect and was one who had many talents. If we flash forward a few thousand years and we look for the Vitruvian man in the sports world, Phil Grieco of Wasserman Media Group comes awfully ... Read More »

SBG 020: The Power of Your Network with Bob Beaudine

Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedBig Texas personality, mentor & friend of mine, Bob Beaudine, wrote The Power of Who and it changed my life. He’s also the President of Eastman & Beaudine, Inc. the top executive search firm in the country. Bob places CEOs, executive leadership, Athletic Directors, Head Coaches, etc. at Universities, Teams, Leagues & ... Read More »

SBG 019: The Fundamentals of High Performance with Phil Towle & Ryan Blanck

Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedHello Friends! This week we mixed thing up a bit on the podcast by doing a full-blown coaching session with Ryan Blanck & Phil Towle. Ryan & I met years ago at a national fraternity conference & reconnected recently. When we were talking about the podcast & how we wanted to work ... Read More »

SBG 018: The Aztec Way with Jim Sterk

Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedJim & I get red & black as we take a look at the career path of a successful athletic director. I asked Jim to share his views on some of NCAA’s biggest issues & to give us a little preview of what to expect from SDSU. Music Credit: It Takes Two ... Read More »

SBG 017: Be Confident, Bear Down & Deliver with Nickole Raymond

Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedMeet Nickole Raymond. Nickole is a matchmaker between businesses & brands for IMG Golf. Nickole is a total badass. Not only is she pushing her arm of IMG to new heights, she also happens to be a provider of some pointed advice to aspiring sports professionals. As one of the most respected ... Read More »

SBG 016: The Hunger of a Champion with Rocky Carson

Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedNot many people can add “World Champion” to the end of their name. The best racquetball player in the world, Rocky Carson sat in with me to break down his appetite to maintaining his No. 1 World Ranking, taking out the competition & getting back in the saddle to hold on to ... Read More »

SBG 015: Building a Business & Buying Stock with Buck French

Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedEvery once in a while an idea comes along that makes us scratch our heads… we ask, “Should this exist?” Buck French, CEO & Co-Founder of Fantex, the only brokerage for stock linked to a pro athlete’s brand, seeks to explain what exactly him and his team are up to and help ... Read More »

SBG 014: Pick Up the Phone with Eric Bechtel

Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedWith 0ver 25 years of experience in the sports, media & entertainment, Eric Bechtel knows a thing or two about how business relationships work. A constant value generator & jack-of-all-trades, Eric’s had quite the decorated career, from growing the WWF brand back in late 80s with Vince McMahon to marketing Hall of ... Read More »