Developing Relationships with the World’s Biggest Sports Leagues and Stars
Thursday, November 1, 2012 from 8:00 AM to 10:00 AM (PDT)
Santa Monica, CA
Developing Relationships with the World’s Biggest Sports Leagues and Stars and How to Succeed
LA CEOs, an education and support group for CEOs presents: Sports marketing maverick, Mark Skelly. Mark will share secrets about getting your product or service endorsed by professional leagues and top athletes. Mark will discuss his experiences and knowledge of the sports marketing world and cover topics such as player representation, marketing niches, networking, and the challenges and opportunities with new media. Mark will also present two past projects that captured success, Flex-All 454 and The Official Major League Baseball Opus, while also introducing two new products, ICY BLUE, an innovative cold towel and Southbat, a baseball bat made from the Guayaibi wood from the Argentina Forest.
Mark has been instrumental in the launch of popular consumer products; secured mega-licensing deals and has long-standing relationships with the players and executives of the NBA, MLB, NFL, NASCAR and the NHL, consulting Fortune 500 companies with their presence to professional sports. As a high profile consultant, Mark is sought after by companies to deliver the credibility and endorsement of professional sports. His first company created and distributed the popular Flex-all 454, the world’s leading topical analgesic. Sold to Chattem (SNY) and has topped $100,000,000 in sales. Mark currently runs a global publishing company, Opus Media Group that produces the most luxurious publications with the world’s biggest brands and icons such as Manchester United, Ferrari, Formula 1, Michael Jackson, the NFL and Major League Baseball. This year Mark signed new deals with the NBA, Wimbledon, Cirque du Soleil and Playboy.
Please join us for an intellectually stimulating presentation, conversation, and problem solving round table.
For your convenience LA CEOs will be held the first Thursday of the month at 8am at this location, Confirmed RSVP is required. This is not a networking event. It is for CEOs only. Service providers will be asked to leave. Please only provide business cards upon request.