Category Archives: Agents/Trainers/Misc.

May 12, 2013

Rich”Big Daddy”Salgado – Coastal Advisors LLC

Rich”Big Daddy”Salgado – Coastal Advisors LLC First, can you let readers know how you got started in the business and how you got started working with athletes and other well-known people? I got started working in the business thru a high school friend of mine named John Garrett. I got … Read Article →

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March 08, 2013

Matt Mitten, Director of the National Sports Law Institute

Matt Mitten, Director of the National Sports Law Institute: First, can you tell readers how the National Sports Law Institute got started and what its mission is? Founded in 1989, the National Sports Law Institute (NSLI) of Marquette University Law School is the first  Institute of its kind associated with … Read Article →

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December 15, 2012

Andrew Bondarowicz, National Association of Sports Agents & Athlete Representatives

Andrew Bondarowicz, National Association of  Sports Agents & Athlete Representatives: First, can you let readers know about the National Association of  Sports Agents & Athlete Representatives – what inspired you to launch  the association and how you went about doing so?  I have been formally certified as a contract advisor … Read Article →

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November 28, 2012

Jeffrey Dobin, Agent. Athlete Advocates

Jeffrey Dobin, Athlete Advocates First, can you let readers know how you and your firm got involved in sports law – was this an intended focus for you all along? My firm was created with the purpose to provide top caliber legal services to athletes. I made the decision to … Read Article →

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October 22, 2012

Andy Simms, Co-Founder, PlayersRep Sports Management

Andy Simms, Co-Founder, PlayersRep Sports Management First, can you let readers know how you got started as an agent and how you helped start PlayersRep in 1997? I was just a 22 year old 1st year law student with a few ideas really.  The long and short of it is simple … Read Article →

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July 13, 2012

Neil Stratton, President, Inside the League, NFL/CFL Consulting

Neil Stratton, President, Inside the League, NFL/CFL Consulting First, can you let readers know how you got started as a consultant for college and pro football and how you started Inside the League? In the late 90’s, I had a buddy who wanted to be the next Mel Kiper Jr. We … Read Article →

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May 16, 2012

Stephen Austin, Director, NFL Regional Combines

Stephen Austin: First, can you let readers know how you got started in the combine business? I got into it by chance. I was working in DC for an insurance company giving a presentation to employees. I was twenty-eight years old then and two retired football players were in the audience. … Read Article →

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February 24, 2012

Jed Hughes, Steelers Linebacker Coach, 1984-1988

Jed Hughes: Tell me about your new position heading the Global Sports Practice at Korn/Ferry. What does this entail? I have just joined Korn/Ferry International, a premier provider of talent management solutions, as vice chair of the global sports practice, which also includes board and CEO work across industries.  I … Read Article →

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February 23, 2012

John Scutellaro, Player Protect

John Scutellaro: First, can you let reader know about Player Protect – how the business got started and how you got involved? I am a retired Hoboken NJ motorcycle Police officer, I had always wanted to find a way to bring the law enforcement community and professional athletes together in … Read Article →

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February 14, 2012

Ed Kaminsky, SportStar Relocation

Ed Kaminsky: First, can you let readers know about your business – what does SportStar Relocation do, and how did you get involved in this business? Sportstar relocation is a company dedicated to the needs of athletes when they are traded, become free agents or are drafted. We help them … Read Article →

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