The National Sports Forum Returns to New York City for 2018 Spring Summit

The National Sports Forum Returns to New York City for 2018 Spring Summit

Posted on April 11, 2018 by National Sports Forum | Press Releases  

Top Sports Business Conference Hosts Second Year of One-Day Event


San Diego, CA – The National Sports Forum (NSF), the largest annual cross gathering of sports sales, sponsorship, business development and marketing executives in North America, is pleased to announce the return of the NSF Spring Summit. The Spring Summit is the NSF’s one-day sports business conference that will take place on May 3rd , 2018 at the Crowne Plaza Times Square in New York City

The inaugural NSF Summit was held in July of 2017 and was created to provide an additional opportunity for sports business professionals across the industry to come together and discuss the current trends and share best practices. The 2018 Spring Summit will feature a full day agenda including an opening keynote, two super panels, three rounds of breakout sessions, as well as a networking lunch.

Super Panelists for the Spring Summit include top sports executives such as Tom Glick of City Football Group, Elizabeth Brooks of Brooklyn Sports & Entertainment, and Katie O’Reilly of the Philadelphia 76ers. Additional speakers include Jason Gonella of the Prudential Center & New Jersey Devils, Nick Kelly of Anheuser-Busch InBev, and Molly Arbogast of POV Sports Marketing.

“We are thrilled to be bringing the Spring Summit back to New York for the second year,” said Ron Seaver, President of the National Sports Forum. “We want to keep sports business education and networking going year-round and with New York being such a major sports business market, we felt it was the perfect location to bring the Summit back to. We’re looking forward to hearing insights and exchanging revenue generating ideas in the Big Apple.”

Registration for the 2018 Spring Summit can be found at the National Sports Forum website:


The National Sports Forum is the largest annual cross gathering of the top team sports marketing, sales, promotions and event entertainment executives – from throughout the broad spectrum of teams and leagues, (i.e. NFL, MLB, NBA, NHL, Minor Leagues, Racing, Colleges, etc.), in North America. The Forum meets each year for three-days of networking, idea sharing and listening to the industry’s top spokespeople, through numerous breakout sessions, panel discussions, networking events and keynote speeches. The National Sports Forum is overseen by a diverse Steering Committee of team, league, and industry leaders – peers that share a universal interest in meeting and learning from one another. The NSF Spring Summit will take place on May 3, 2018. The 24th Annual National Sports Forum conference will be held February 10-12, 2019 in Las Vegas, NV.

The National Sports Forum’s Spring Summit Sponsors include PSAV, Coyote Promotions and Hookit. More information about sponsorships can be found on our website at