Advisory Board

  • FRED ABDELNOURDirector of Community & Government
    Relations,
    Southern California Group
    Enterprise Rent-A-Car
  • DAVE ALLENPresident
    Auto Club Speedway
  • LINDSAY AMSTUTZAssistant General Manager
    FOX Sports West/Prime Ticket/FOX
    Sports San Diego
  • RAND APRILRetired Partner
    Skadden, Arps, Slate,
    Meagher & Flom LLP
  • SHEILA ARDALANBusiness Advisor and
    Legal Consultant
  • ASHLEY ARMSTRONGAssociate Athletic Director,
    Sports & Administration
    UCLA
  • ED ARNOLD
  • BRANDON BECKCo-CEO
    Riot Games
  • MIKE BONEPresident
    Spectrum Sports Management, Inc.
  • STEVE BRENERPresident
    BZA
  • KELLY MULLENS BROWNPresident, Strategy, Marketing
    & Communications
    Ryan Seacrest Enterprises
  • GEOFFREY CARNSSenior Vice President,
    Venues & Promoters
    Ticketmaster
  • DAVID CARTERExecutive Director
    USC Marshall
    Sports Business Institute
  • BRANDEN CHAPMANExecutive in Charge of Production &
    Chief Business Development Officer
    The Recording Academy
  • KELLY CHEESEMANChief Operating Officer
    AEG Sports
  • CARLA CHRISTOFFERSONExecutive Vice President &
    General Counsel
    AECOM
  • HEATHER COCHRANCFO & Executive
    Vice President,
    Business Operations
    The Television Academy
  • JOE COHENPresident, Sports
    The Switch
  • JUDI CORDRAYVice President &
    General Manager
    ESPN West Coast
    Production Center
  • BRAD COXSenior Managing Director
    Trammell Crow Company
    Chairman
    Los Angeles Business Council Institute
  • BRITTANY CRANSTONDirector of Communications
    CytoSport, Inc.
  • BOB DOWLINGCEO
    The Bob Dowling Group
  • DARRYL DUNNGeneral Manager
    The Rose Bowl
  • HENRY FORDGeneral Manager
    FOX Sports West & Prime Ticket
  • SANDY FOXPartner
    Fox Law Group
  • LARRY FREEDMANExecutive Vice President
    & Chief Business Officer
    LAFC
  • MARK FREYDirector of Foodservice
    Melissa’s/World Variety
    Produce, Inc.
  • JOE FURINGeneral Manager
    Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum
    and Sports Arena
  • JON GLASERManaging Member
    JMG Capital Management, LLC
  • BRAD GLUCKSTEINCEO & Managing Partner
    The Conga Room
    President
    Apex Realty Inc.
  • MARK GOLDSTEINCEO & President
    Entertainment Partners
  • ED GORENPresident
    Goren Media Group
  • DARYL GROSS, PHDAthletic Director
    Cal State Los Angeles
  • GENE HALECEO & President
    G&C Equipment Corporation
  • ROB HAMMONDFounder & CEO
    MemberPlanet, LLC
  • JACKIE HANDPrincipal
    Zephyr Partners, LLC
  • LUCIENNE HASSLERSenior Vice President
    Sony Pictures Entertainment
  • RYAN HAYDENAgent
    United Talent Agency
  • KEVIN HEANEYExecutive Director
    Southern California Golf Assoc.
  • JAMES HIRSCHMANNCEO
    Western Asset
    Management Company
  • HEIDI HOFFSenior Director
    Marketing & Communications
    Pasadena Tournament of Roses
  • MITCH HUBERMANChief Business Development Officer
    Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum
  • BILL HUMPHREYGeneral Manager
    Hudson Pacific Media
  • CHARLIE ISGARChair Advisory Board
    Taubman Center for State
    & Local Government
    Harvard Kennedy School
  • DENNIS JOHNSONDirector, West Regional
    Communications
    Charter
  • MICHELLE KERRICKManaging Partner
    Deloitte
  • RICK KERSENBROCKVice President &
    California Director—Homebuilder
    Services Division
    First American Title Insurance Co.
  • CHRIS KLEINPresident
    LA Galaxy
  • DAVE KLEWANGeneral Manager
    Genesis Open
  • ANDREA KREMERChief Correspondent
    NFL Network
    Correspondent
    HBO Real Sports
  • LARRY KURZWEILPresident & COO
    Lemonade
  • SAM LAGANAAssociate Vice Chancellor
    Pepperdine University
  • WING LAMCo-Founder
    Wahoo’s Fish Taco
  • PETER LEVINPresident
    Interactive Ventures & Games
    Lionsgate Entertainment Corp
  • JON LIEBMANCEO & Co-Owner
    Brillstein Entertainment Partners
  • STEVE LOPESCOO & CFO
    USC Athletics
  • STEVE LURIEPartner
    Greenberg Glusker LLP
  • HARVEY MASON, JR.Founder & CEO
    Harvey Mason Media/
    Underdog Entertainment
  • BRYAN MECKELBORGPresident
    BRockcom
  • JOHN MENDEZPresident
    Mendez Strategy Group
  • BRYAN MILINOVICHVice President
    Entertainment Finance
    Wells Fargo
  • CHIP NAMIASPresident
    Athlete & Event Sports
    Public Relations
  • STEVE NISSENSenior Vice President,
    Legal & Government Affairs
    NBCUniversal
  • MAIDIE OLIVEAUCounsel
    Arent Fox LLP
  • JEFFREY POLLACKSpecial Advisor,
    Los Angeles Chargers
  • VIDA RABIZADEHSenior Marketing Director
    NIKE West
  • ERWIN RAPHAELGeneral Manager
    Genesis
  • ROBIN RICHARDSChairman & CEO
    CareerArc
  • LUC ROBITAILLEPresident
    Los Angeles Kings
  • ROB RODINGeneral Partner &
    Managing Director
    Riordan, Lewis & Haden
  • LON ROSENExecutive Vice President &
    Chief Marketing Officer
    Los Angeles Dodgers
  • TOM RUDNAIPresident
    Temecula Valley Toyota
  • TRACEY RUSSELLCEO
    Conqur Endurance Group
  • KELLI SAGERPartner
    Davis Wright Tremaine LLP
  • LENNY SANDSChairman
    Capital Brands
  • ALAN SAXEExecutive Vice President,
    Business & Legal Affairs
    Tribune Studios/WGN America
  • MIKE SCHERPresident
    Jano Graphics
  • PERRY SCHONFELDPrincipal & Chief Operating Officer
    LBA Realty
  • MATT SEABURNPresident
    Rent A Wheel & Rent-A-Tire
  • ALINA SEGERSenior Manager, Executive Programs
    Greater Los Angeles Area
    Salesforce
  • DENISE SIRKOTPresident, Worldwide Brand
    Gracie Films
  • DON SKEOCHChief Marketing Officer
    Los Angeles Tourism & Convention Board
  • STEVEN SOBOROFFBusinessman &
    Los Angeles Police Commissioner
  • KEN SOLOMONCEO
    Tennis Channel & Ovation TV
  • JEROME STANLEYPresident
    Decade Sports
  • JOY STERLINGCEO
    Iron Horse Vineyards
  • MICHAEL STERNVice President Product
    Development & Innovation
    Classic Party Rentals
  • TODD STEVENSPresident & CEO
    California Resources Corporation
  • LEVI STOCKTONPresident
    Jet Center Los Angeles
  • STENDER SWEENEYExecutive Vice President&
    Division Manager
    Wells Fargo
  • TAYLOR TALTVice President,
    Development Partner
    Majestic Realty Co.
  • AMIR TEHRANIPresident
    Allied Group
  • AMY THURLOWCOO & CFO
    Dick Clark Productions, Inc.
  • TOM TIERNEYExecutive Vice President
    Westfield Property Group
  • MATTHEW TOLEDOCEO
    ProVisors
  • AMY TRASKAnalyst
    CBS Sports/CBS Sports Network
    CEO, BIG3
  • JENNIFER VAN DIJKChief Strategy Officer & Vice President
    of Corp. Partnerships
    Los Angeles Clippers
  • LIDWINA VAN KOOTENVice President of Marketing
    Farmer John
  • JON VEINPresident, Los Angeles Convention &
    Tourism Development Department Board
  • TODD VRADENBURGExecutive Director
    Will Rogers Institute
  • STEVE WEBSTERPresident & CEO
    CMPR
  • ROY WEINSTEINPresident
    Micronomics, Inc.
  • KEVIN WELKPresident
    The Welk Group, Inc.
  • JORDAN WIGGINSPrincipal
    Deloitte Consulting, LLP
  • RYAN WILLIAMSVice President, Marketing
    Athletes First
  • MICHAEL YOUNG
  • LEE ZEIDMANPresident
    STAPLES Center,
    Microsoft Theater and L.A. LIVE
  • GILLIAN ZUCKERPresident, Business Operations
    Los Angeles Clippers