361 episodes

Life in the Front Office, produced and hosted by executive producer Jake Hirshman with co-hosts Andy Dolich, Pat Gallagher, and Fred Claire. 150+ years in the front office between the 4, they join their guests to bring insights and advice to many across the sports & entertainment industry.

Thanks to Suja Organic for their support. Until December 31, 2022, use the code "LIFO" for 15% off one-time packs on https://shop.sujajuice.com/

For more on the hosts, visit lifeinthefrontoffice.com

Life in the Front Office Podcast Presented By Suja Organic Jake Hirshman

    • Sports
    • 4.6 • 35 Ratings

Life in the Front Office, produced and hosted by executive producer Jake Hirshman with co-hosts Andy Dolich, Pat Gallagher, and Fred Claire. 150+ years in the front office between the 4, they join their guests to bring insights and advice to many across the sports & entertainment industry.

Thanks to Suja Organic for their support. Until December 31, 2022, use the code "LIFO" for 15% off one-time packs on https://shop.sujajuice.com/

For more on the hosts, visit lifeinthefrontoffice.com

    Perspectives from the AD seat with Bryan Blair, VP & Director of Athletics at Toledo

    Perspectives from the AD seat with Bryan Blair, VP & Director of Athletics at Toledo

    Bryan Blair, VP & Director of Athletics at Toledo joins Andy and Jake to discuss what it is like to be in the AD seat after his other experiences across the industry. Bryan is the youngest FBS AD in the country. For a limited time during 2022, use the code “LIFO” for 15% off one-time packs on sujajuice.com. Follow us on Instagram @lifeinthefrontoffice for sneak peaks of upcoming episodes and throwbacks to great content from past episodes!

    ---

    Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/lifeinthefrontoffice/message

    • 31 min
    High Performance Moments with Doug Grant, first nutritionist hired by an NBA team

    High Performance Moments with Doug Grant, first nutritionist hired by an NBA team

    Doug Grant was the first nutritionist hired by an NBA team, and is the founder of Optimal Health Systems. We talk all about high performance moments on and off the court and in the office. For a limited time during 2022, use the code “LIFO” for 15% off one-time packs on sujajuice.com. Follow us on Instagram @lifeinthefrontoffice for sneak peaks of upcoming episodes and throwbacks to great content from past episodes!

    ---

    Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/lifeinthefrontoffice/message

    • 33 min
    Creative Brand Development with Andrew Stallings, Founder & President of the Athelstan Group

    Creative Brand Development with Andrew Stallings, Founder & President of the Athelstan Group

    Andrew Stallings, Founder & President of the Athleo group dives into his journey to stating the group, representing athletes outside of the big 4 sports, and how those athletes are continuing to grow and evolve! For a limited time during 2022, use the code “LIFO” for 15% off one-time packs on sujajuice.com. Follow us on Instagram @lifeinthefrontoffice for sneak peaks of upcoming episodes and throwbacks to great content from past episodes!

    ---

    Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/lifeinthefrontoffice/message

    • 39 min
    Michael Rueda, Head of US Sports & Entertainment at Withersworldwide, Sports & Corporate Law

    Michael Rueda, Head of US Sports & Entertainment at Withersworldwide, Sports & Corporate Law

    Michael Rueda dives into a career in sports law and how what he has learned along the way, sharing perspectives from various verticals of the business! For a limited time during 2022, use the code “LIFO” for 15% off one-time packs on sujajuice.com.

    ---

    Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/lifeinthefrontoffice/message

    • 31 min
    The Power of FUN with THE Phillie Phanatic, David Raymond

    The Power of FUN with THE Phillie Phanatic, David Raymond

    The Power of FUN with THE Phillie Phanatic, David Raymond, dives into the history of how Mascots really came to be a money making part of the business. For a limited time during 2022, use the code “LIFO” for 15% off one-time packs on sujajuice.com.

    ---

    Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/lifeinthefrontoffice/message

    • 34 min
    The Path is Never Linear & The International Business with Stephanie Delgado, Senior Director, Client Services, International Media at the PGA TOUR

    The Path is Never Linear & The International Business with Stephanie Delgado, Senior Director, Client Services, International Media at the PGA TOUR

    Stephanie Delgado, Senior Director, Client Services, International Media at the PGA TOUR talks career paths, and lessons learned across the golf and media landscape! For a limited time during 2022, use the code “LIFO” for 15% off one-time packs on sujajuice.com.

    ---

    Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/lifeinthefrontoffice/message

    • 28 min

Customer Reviews

4.6 out of 5
35 Ratings

35 Ratings

Tastetastemeherer ,

Awesome Pro Sports Info

This podcast is full of excellent guests, with great industry knowledge for all of those aspire to join or learn more about the sports industry. Jake does a fantastic job of asking probing questions to these very talented and successful leaders in the sports industry. I highly suggest a listen!

Melinda Cook ,

I really enjoy this podcast

I like hearing about the guest’s career and how they got to where they are.

I’d also be interested in understanding a typical day of their current job and the most important skills that are needed for their current job. Thanks!

Jim Kahler ,

Great Listen

Kudos to Jake and Andy for putting together this podcast to give young aspiring students an inside look at the business of sports. Rest assured that this podcast will quickly make it onto our our must listen at Ohio University !

You Might Also Like

Sports Business Journal
WNYC Studios and The New Yorker
The New York Times
NPR
Marketplace
NBC News