Each year the National Sports Forum features 80+ speakers from a variety of leagues, organizations, agencies and top spokespeople within the sports industry.
Below are the speakers for the 2017 National Sports Forum.
5T Sports Group
Aileen McManamon is the Founder and Managing Partner of 5T Sports Group, strategic management consultants to professional sports teams, venues and major events focused on creating triple bottom line impact. 5T drives profitability for clients through ‘greening’ their operations, implementing new technologies and deepening community relationships.
Her field of play has included the Winter Olympic Games, Tour de France, German Motor Sports, Minor League Baseball, FIFA Women’s World Cup, Major League Soccer, the NFL and multiple World Cups in skiing, snowboarding and cycling. On the partnership side, she has handled the property rights for FIAT and Alfa Romeo, and worked with brands including Mercedes Benz, GM, EA Sports, Microsoft, Hewlett-Packard and Qualcomm. She is passionate about leveraging sports for sustainable and social development, and is an advocate for diversity and inclusion in sports in several volunteer roles alongside her work with 5T.
Aileen holds a Bachelor’s degree in Economics from Kent State University and a Master’s of International Business from the University of South Carolina, and has enjoyed a career that has led her to positions in Germany, Italy, the United States and Canada. She is a native of Cleveland, Ohio; a diehard Indians, Cavs and Browns (sigh) fan, and lives in Vancouver, BC with her husband and 2 sons.
The National Sports Forum
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