31 episodes

Welcome to The GW Business of Sports Podcast, where Mark Hyman, professor of sports management at The George Washington University, invites industry professionals to talk about how they became the person they are today. You'll hear stories of first jobs, mentors, and fun experiences from our guests' careers while working in the sports industry.

The GW Business of Sports Podcast Mark Hyman

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    • 4.7, 10 Ratings

Welcome to The GW Business of Sports Podcast, where Mark Hyman, professor of sports management at The George Washington University, invites industry professionals to talk about how they became the person they are today. You'll hear stories of first jobs, mentors, and fun experiences from our guests' careers while working in the sports industry.

    Zain Jafri

    Zain Jafri

    Zain Jafri is a Data Scientist in the Basketball Strategy & Analytics Department for the Washington Wizards, and graduate from George Washington University. In this episode of the GW Business of Sports Podcast, Zain sits down with Professor Mark...

    • 13 min
    Matt Taylor

    Matt Taylor

    Matt Taylor is the Senior Director of Football Communications with the Miami Dolphins, and a George Washington University alumnus. With the new NFL league year upcoming, Matt comes to campus and chats with Professor Mark Hyman on this episode of the GW...

    • 19 min
    Ben Osborne

    Ben Osborne

    Ben Osborne is the Editor-in-Chief of Bleacher Report. A former George Washington University Student, Ben sits down with Professor Mark Hyman to discuss his time at GW and working with the student newspaper, learning about the passing of Kobe Bryant and...

    • 17 min
    Jamion Christian

    Jamion Christian

    Jamion Christian is the new Head Coach for the GWU Men's Basketball Team. In this episode of the GW Business of Sports Podcast, Professor Mark Hyman and co-host Thomas Luther sit down with Jamion to discuss why GW is his dream job, the importance of love and accountability in coaching , teamwork vs. talent and how that has helped him succeed as a coach, the importance of the letter 'J' in his family, and more. The GW Business of Sports Podcast is produced by Liam Swords.

    • 14 min
    DeMaurice Smith

    DeMaurice Smith

    As the football season gets underway, DeMaurice Smith, Executive Director of the National Football League Players Association, sits down with Mark Hyman and Allen Zhao to discuss Colin Kaepernick, growing the NFL and the game of football...

    • 13 min
    Richie Smith

    Richie Smith

    GW alum Richie Smith, Director of Strategy and Analytics for the Boston Celtics, is on campus for a short discussion on the NBA global reach, what a shortened NBA season would look like, and his nontraditional career path.

    • 15 min

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