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On the Columbia University Sports Management Podcast ('The CUSP Show'), faculty members Joe Favorito and Tom Richardson host thought leaders from across the sports industry as they discuss a wide array of topics.

The show is produced by the Columbia University Sports Management program's staff.

The CUSP Show Columbia Sports Management

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    • 4.8 • 24 Ratings

On the Columbia University Sports Management Podcast ('The CUSP Show'), faculty members Joe Favorito and Tom Richardson host thought leaders from across the sports industry as they discuss a wide array of topics.

The show is produced by the Columbia University Sports Management program's staff.

    380: Josh Schaub Talks American Association of Professional Baseball

    380: Josh Schaub Talks American Association of Professional Baseball

    Joe and Tom welcome Joshua Schuab, the Comissioner of the American Association of Professional Baseball. Joshua Schuab speaks about his journey and affiliate baseball. He speaks more about stadium construction, the increased media content with Fubo partnership, ownership structure and entertaining fans. Josh also speaks about expansion.  Lastly, he speaks about the hardest part of being a commissioner and gives some great advice. The CUSP Show is a production by the faculty of Sports Management at Columbia University. You can get in touch with the program on Twitter @CU_SPS_Sports and Instagram @cu_sps_sportsmanagement. The CUSP Show is hosted by Joe Favorito (@Joefav) and Tom Richardson (@ConvergenceTR). The show is produced by Mike Schretter’25 (@mikeschrett1), LJ Holmgren (@LJ_Holmgren), and Danny Hagenlocher (@DhColumbiaSPS), with Mike Schretter’25 and Lissa Ruiz managing social media efforts.



     

    Links: 
    https://aabaseball.com/https://www.instagram.com/americanassociation/https://www.aabaseball.tv/

    • 44 min
    379: Vince Papale and Eric Swann Speak to Their NFL Journey

    379: Vince Papale and Eric Swann Speak to Their NFL Journey

    Joe and Scott welcome Vince Papale and Eric Swann to the CUSP Show. They both begin to speak about their journeys with football and to the NFL. They also discuss their upbringings and how it drove them to be around sports. They also talk about never letting others tell you that it isn't possible to be successful. The CUSP Show is a production by the faculty of Sports Management at Columbia University. You can get in touch with the program on Twitter @CU_SPS_Sports and Instagram @cu_sps_sportsmanagement. The CUSP Show is hosted by Joe Favorito (@Joefav) and Tom Richardson (@ConvergenceTR). The show is produced by Mike Schretter’25 (@mikeschrett1), LJ Holmgren (@LJ_Holmgren), and Danny Hagenlocher (@DhColumbiaSPS), with Mike Schretter’25 and Lissa Ruiz managing social media efforts.

    Links:

    https://www.pro-football-reference.com/players/P/PapaVi00.htm

    https://www.pro-football-reference.com/players/S/SwanEr00.htm

    • 26 min
    378: Yussuf Khan Talks First and Pen

    378: Yussuf Khan Talks First and Pen

    Joe and Tom welcome Yussuf Khan, CEO and Founder of the Khante Group and First and Pen. Yussuf speaks about his career, specifically, starting at ESPN and taking more of an entrepreneurial path later on. Khan further explains the importance of learning sales after transitioning from a banking background and the basic DNA of sales. He then speaks about First and Pen and brings back original storytelling. Yussuf speaks about HBCUs and their media coverage. He also speaks about the people who contribute to his company, what these professors write about and the Get in the Game Conference. Yussuf also talks about the importance of sports education for HBCUs. He also dives into the importance of political, social stories in sports and why it can be positive. Lastly, he speaks about the pros and cons of teaching. The CUSP Show is hosted by Joe Favorito (@Joefav) and Tom Richardson (@ConvergenceTR). The show is produced by Mike Schretter’25 (@mikeschrett1), LJ Holmgren (@LJ_Holmgren), and Danny Hagenlocher (@DhColumbiaSPS), with Lissa Ruiz and Mike Schretter’25​​ managing social media efforts. 




     

    Links:
    https://firstandpen.com/https://getinthegameconference.net/GITG/Home.aspxhttps://www.linkedin.com/in/yussuf-khan-3996233/

    • 1 hr 1 min
    377: Mason Gordon Talks About Slam Ball (Radio Row)

    377: Mason Gordon Talks About Slam Ball (Radio Row)

    Joe and Scott welcome Mason Gordon, Co-Founder of Slam Ball. Mason goes through his career development to end up at Slam Ball. He talks about how he chose to present the league to build its popularity, and reinvent himself as a storyteller for people to invest in him and his team. He speaks about what he learned from season one of Slam Ball. Mason also speaks about how they manage health and safety. Finally, he discusses how to get women involved in the league as it grows. The CUSP Show is a production by the faculty of Sports Management at Columbia University. You can get in touch with the program on Twitter @CU_SPS_Sports and Instagram @cu_sps_sportsmanagement. The CUSP Show is hosted by Joe Favorito (@Joefav) and Tom Richardson (@ConvergenceTR). The show is produced by Mike Schretter’25 (@mikeschrett1), LJ Holmgren (@LJ_Holmgren), and Danny Hagenlocher (@DhColumbiaSPS), with Lissa Ruiz and Felipe Velez’25​​ managing social media efforts



     

    Links:

    https://slamballleague.com/our-team/

     

    • 24 min
    376: Stephanie Marciano Talks Ally and Investing in Women's Sports

    376: Stephanie Marciano Talks Ally and Investing in Women's Sports

    Joe and Tom welcome Stephanie Marciano, Head of Sports and Entertainment at Ally. Stephanie Marciano speaks to the success and frenzy of women’s sports and goes into her successful career to get to Ally. She speaks to growing the brand of Ally and the athletes she partners with, including her thoughts about NIL. Stephanie also speaks to social media’s impact and how it helps Ally become more inclusive. Lastly, she talks about the global market for Ally and the importance of investing in women's sports. The CUSP Show is hosted by Joe Favorito (@Joefav) and Tom Richardson (@ConvergenceTR). The show is produced by Mike Schretter’25 (@mikeschrett1), LJ Holmgren (@LJ_Holmgren), and Danny Hagenlocher (@DhColumbiaSPS), with Lissa Ruiz and Felipe Velez’25​​ managing social media efforts.




     

    Links:
    https://www.linkedin.com/in/stephanie-marciano-3b757b37/https://www.ally.com/go/watch-to-change/

    • 52 min
    375: Todd Ehrlich Talks New Book and the Art of Storytelling

    375: Todd Ehrlich Talks New Book and the Art of Storytelling

    Joe and Tom welcome Todd Ehrlich, Founder and President of T-Line TV, 5-time Emmy Award Winning and Author of the Book, The 20 Greatest Moments in New York Sports History. Todd speaks to the concepts of debate being the inspiration of his new book and his desire to expand the book into the media sphere. He expands on the process of writing and his career path. Todd speaks about the surprises he found from doing the research and interviews for the book. He also speaks about what sports or athletes bring about the best stories. Todd speaks about the athlete and media relations before or after the pandemic and why it is not better. He expands on the importance of objectivity in sports documentaries and productions. The CUSP Show is hosted by Joe Favorito (@Joefav) and Tom Richardson (@ConvergenceTR). The show is produced by Mike Schretter’25 (@mikeschrett1), LJ Holmgren (@LJ_Holmgren), and Danny Hagenlocher (@DhColumbiaSPS), with Lissa Ruiz and Felipe Velez’25​​ managing social media efforts. 




     

    Links:
    https://www.tlinetv.com/
     
    https://www.amazon.com/Greatest-Moments-York-Sports-History/dp/1683584570

    • 1 hr 2 min

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
24 Ratings

24 Ratings

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