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SportsBiz Radio Network

SportsBiz Radio Network

By rob
A Series of Podcast Shows featuring executives and influencers in the sports industry
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TJ Nelligan Sports Marketing Legend
TJ discusses his book "Live Like Sean".  A story about his special needs son who made a massive impact on his life, their family, and all those that he met along his life journey.  This is TJ and Sean's story...
January 25, 2021
Conversation with former 12 year Arena Football League QB Ryan Vena
Ryan tells his story of being the underdog, under recruited but over delivered on his professional career.  
August 24, 2020
SportsTech Global Update With Geoff Wilson
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August 10, 2020
College Athletics, What's Next?
Panel Discussion of College Athletics Ray Katz of CSMG, Larry Long of TeamWorks and Nick Carparelli of Football Bowl Association
June 22, 2020
Max Montrey Founder
Former Microsoft developer creates software for player performance in baseball and golf
June 13, 2020
Mike Mortimer Founder of Podium
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June 02, 2020
Interview With Influencers Episode #1
What do you do when you lose your first full-time gig in sports and get furloughed before day one.  
June 01, 2020
How To Change Your Mindset For A Career In SPorts
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May 14, 2020
Lonny Sweet - Founder The Connect Group
April 23, 2020
Tim McGhee Sports Marketing Executive
April 23, 2020
Shauna Griffith Hybrid Sports Marketing Executive
April 16, 2020
Charger Nation Podcast Episode #1
April 16, 2020
Carl Thomas - Sports Marketing Consultant and Startup Advisor
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April 14, 2020
Molly Arbogast - POV Sports Marketing
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April 14, 2020
Kristen Kuliga Sports Management Executive and Investor
Watch Video Interview
April 14, 2020
Ben Knosby Founder Lucid Travel
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April 14, 2020
Steve NudelBerg Author, Entrepreneur and Sales Doer
April 04, 2020
Lloyd Danzig CEO of Sharp Alpha Advisors
We discuss startups surviving the challenging times.  
March 24, 2020
Jason Mejeur CoFounder MAXONE
Online coaching platform
March 21, 2020
Jason Mejeur CoFounder of MAXONE
All-Inclusive Digital Coaching Platform Learn more
March 21, 2020
Max Cobb Executive Director / CEO US BIATHLON
What do you get when you have 10K fans in the middle of the woods, watching dozens of world-class athletes cross country skiing and shoot things?  Then add great food, amazing atmosphere, and cold beer, well that's Biathlon competitions!  This is Max Cobb's story.  
March 18, 2020
Episode #2 GamePlanU Today With SallyAnn Reiss CEO and Founder of PlayyOn
We discuss Sally's global journey in tech startups, leaderships, professional athletes transitioning from playing careers to business careers and incredible advice and insights for early-stage entrepreneurs.  
March 04, 2020
Episode #1 GamePlanU TODAY
An entrepreneur's podcast about startups and start-overs, interviewing those innovators who have the courage to chase their dreams, the tenacity to grind and the talent to beat the odds.  
March 04, 2020
Episode #6 Take It Deep Podcast With Chris Celano
Coach rants about the Super Bowl, Crazy things people do and his Top 10ish Aerosmith Songs
March 04, 2020
Take It Deep With Coach Celano Episode #4
Coach rambles and rants about nothing important but its always entertaining.
January 11, 2020
Interview With Sports Industry Icon Brandon Steiner
We discuss his new business venture, and the adventure and practical advice for startups
December 11, 2019
The Very First Episode of Coach Celano's Take It Deep Podcast
Top 10's Best and Worst, Music, Food And All The Nonsense Coach Likes To Discuss. 
December 04, 2019
SportsBiz Radio Nov 25th Show
Featuring SportsBiz Startup Orlando2020 Demo Day Presenter Frankie Vittorini CoFounder and CEO of USTADIUM
November 26, 2019
UStadium Co Founder and CEO Frankie Vittorini
We discuss Frankie's story and his entrepreneur journey.  
November 21, 2019
SportsBiz Radio Linkedin Live Show
Discussing Being The Big Fish in the Small Pond and Failing what it means to Start over. 
November 19, 2019
Kris and Shanon started FanSaves after being frustrated running a minor league hockey team sponsorship and figured out a way to bring more value to sponsors with an app that allows you to stay engaged with fans and a tool to measure ROI.   But it all started with a fight behind the net and a broken finger. This is Kris's startup story...
October 26, 2019
Brothers Ted and Trevor Keyes.... Keyes To The City
We discuss NFL Officials, Yankees, And New Haven Pizza
October 15, 2019
Coach Celano KISS Top 10ish List 
October 08, 2019
SPORTSBIZ RADIO Guest Josh Mora Full Sail University
From TV Sports Director to Director of Partnership for the innovative Full Sail University Sports and Entertainment Programs including ESports.  #SportsBiz #ESports
October 07, 2019
Twisted Sister Eddie Ojeda
Coach Takes Over The SportsBiz Radio Show
October 02, 2019
Mike Proman Managing Director Scrum Ventures & Sports Tech Tokyo
Mike discusses the exciting things they are doing at Sports Tech Tokyo and their focus on Athlete Performance, Stadium Experience, and Fan Engagement.   
September 25, 2019
Ralph Graves Jr, Pastor, Author, and Keynote
Great conversation with retired police officer, pastor, author influencers Ralph Graves Jr
September 17, 2019
Alex Vergara Sports Marketing and Media Executive
We discuss our days at the Mouse House and Alex's perspective on the importance of networking and relationships for sports career seekers. 
September 10, 2019
Tony Schiller CoFounder Paragon Marketing Group
Tony discusses is journey and why him and his partner started Paragon 23 years ago and the go through for Gatorade
September 03, 2019
Amobi Okugo Pro Soccer Player
Amobie discusses his journey as a MLS Pro Player to business professional
September 03, 2019
September 27 SportsBiz Radio
Discuss Andrew Luck, High School Football and Top 10ish 80 Comedic Actors. 
August 27, 2019
Denise Zack Mindfulness Coach For Entrepreneurs, Business Leaders and Athletes
August 27, 2019
"Interview With Influencers" Tracy Deforge- Founder The Players' Impact
Tracy Deforge former NHL, attorney, startup entrepreneur and former D1 college student athlete discusses her incredible journey in the sports industry.  
August 13, 2019
August 12 SportsBiz Radio
Antonio Brown News, Top 10ish List of Carnival Food.
August 12, 2019
SportsBiz Startup Weekend
Register Today at enter Promo Code BOGO for a buy one get one. Sale Ends Sept 1st.  
August 05, 2019
May 14th Show "Our Favorite Sports Movies"
Coach was prepared for this show and broke the rules with a bunch of fact checking but since we don't have any rules we let it go.  We go through our top all time sports movie picks.  
May 15, 2019
May 7th Sports Biz Podcast
Rob and Chris discuss sports, Avengers Movie, Music, Pizza and everything else that doesn't require Fact Checking
May 10, 2019
April 30, 2019 SportsBiz Podcast
We discuss the NFL Draft. Avengers EndGame and a bunch of other stuff
May 06, 2019
Christian Bishop Commisioner World Showdown of Esports
Christian discusses his journey in Esports as a hard core gamer, TV and Movie producer, investor and entrepreuer.  
April 11, 2019
John Davidson Head of Gamestop Partnerships
John discusses his career journey as a professional skateboarder and how he pivoted to a business career by taking chances in life, following his instincts, saying yes first and figuring it out later. 
April 10, 2019
April 9th SportsBiz Podcast With Chris Celano
Rob tells a ridiculous story about a mascot disaster, WWE, Ozzie concert tour cancelation and much more
April 10, 2019
Darren Haynes Former ESPN Sports Center Host
Darren discusses his career journey in sports broadcasting, building relationships and trust with pro athletes.  
April 06, 2019
Digital Branding For At Home Business SoloPrenuers
On this Ask Me Anything show,  I discuss building your digital brand and growing an online following if you are starting an at home business and side hustle. 
April 04, 2019
Episode #112 SportsBiz Podcast With Rob Thompson and Chris Celano
One of my favorite podcasts with Chris who has a legendary rant about the backlash of people and the media who critized Michigan States Tom Izzo laying into one of his players,   
March 30, 2019
Joe Hawley Former NFL Linemen
Joe Hawley retired from the NFL after 8 years, donated his furniture, bought a van and now travels the country sharing his adventure with the world and his rescue dog Freedom. Have Less and Do More.... 
March 27, 2019
That's Life Podcast With Chris Celano and Rob Thompson
We discuss Music, Movies and More...
March 20, 2019
Episode #110 With Gil Fried Sport Management Professor and Chris DiGeronimo Senior At The University of New Haven
We discuss career development for sport management majors, esports, women's soccer lawsuit and the rapidly changing technology.   
March 13, 2019
Episode#109 With Sports Marketing Titan and Co Founder of Whistle Sports Jeff Urban
Jeff discusses his career journey with USA Today Sports, Gatorade and creating Whistle Sports.  
March 13, 2019
Episode #108 Wim Stocks CEO and Collegiate Stars
Everything you need to know about the business of Esports
March 07, 2019
Episode #107 With Chris Celano... This is a crazy show
 We Discuss Bryce Harper, Michael Jackson HBO Show, Taco Bell Lifesaving Sauce, The Grammy's, Oscars, John Candy and Robert Kraft  
March 06, 2019
Episode #107 The Sports Career Development Process
I discuss the four phases in a students sports career development process.  Self Assessment, Industry Discovery, Career Coaching and Industry Immersion. 
February 08, 2019
Episode 106 Student Immersion trip to the Pro Bowl
I ramble on about hosting 6 sport management students at the 2019 NFL ProBowl in Orlando.  How important a mentor can be in building your career and my eBook.  
February 07, 2019
Episode # 104 With Former NFL Athlete Marques Ogden
Inspiring story of surviving a bankrupt business and coming back stronger in life and business.   
January 30, 2019
Episode 103 With Sports Venue Security Expert James DeMeo
James discusses security at the Super Bowl and Having A Plan for your family security just out in public. 
January 30, 2019
Episode 102 With The Coaches Chris Celano and Coach Louie Petrucci
We Discuss The Business of Youth and High School Baseball, dealing with parents and the recruiting process. 
January 29, 2019
Episode #1 That's Life Podcast With Rob & Coach
Latest episode of The Sports Biz Podcast
January 16, 2019
Episode #100!!!!!
Jan 13th Mark and Rob discuss trending sports business topics and our super bowl picks. 
January 14, 2019
Episode #99 With USA Today Sports Adam DiPietro
We discuss his journey in the sports industry, his role at USA Today Sports and of course his Super Bowl Picks. 
January 13, 2019
Episode # 98 with guest host Clay Sweitzer
Clay shares his journey and tips as a budding sports marketing executive to leverage internships, volunteering and breaking into the sports industry.   
January 10, 2019
Episode 97 With NFL Pro Bowler David Fulcher
We discuss David's journey growing up in LA, attending ASU, playing in the NFL and his NFL Playoff picks. 
January 10, 2019
Episode #96 Jan 8, 2019 With Mark and The Coach
We discuss Bama vs Clemson blowout, NFL Playoff Predictions and Rock and Roll & Roll Hall of Fame voting 
January 09, 2019
Episode #95 Dec 21st With The Coach Chris Celano.
We discuss coaches short lived career as a child actor, WWE legends, Slayer, movies, NFL and other funny stuff.
December 22, 2018
Episode #94 Part One Sam Bogoch CEO of axle ai
Dr. Sam Bogoch a serial entrepreneur and a leader in artificial intelligence technology talks about his journey from discovering computers in the 70's to Harvard, Columbia medical school while moonlighting as a party promoter in some of the hottest NYC night clubs.
December 20, 2018
Episode #93 With The Coach Chris Celano and Special guest Mike Madera
We discuss the Miracle in Miami, NCAA Playoffs and our first concerts
December 12, 2018
Episode 92 With Special Guest Mike Madera President of The Walter Camp Football Foundation
We discuss the legacy of Walter Camp, the incredible All American Team celebration, weekend activities and New Haven Pizza.
December 12, 2018
Episode 91 Steve Buzby - Founder Revel Marketing
We discuss his humble beginnings in Eastern PA selling nuts and bolts in his parents garage to growing his Denver based lifestyle and eSports property representation agency.
December 11, 2018
Episode #90 With The Coach Chris Celano, Rob Thompson and special guest Casey Hoban
We discuss the NFL, Passing of Marvel legend Stan Lee, Ozzy's Final Tour and whatever else was on our minds.
November 28, 2018
Episode 89 with Casey Hoban Founder of Trimino Water
Casey discusses his time as a football walk on at The University of Miami, investing in a cider beverage, starting Trimino Water and the value of friendships in life and business.
November 28, 2018
Episode #88 Founder LRT Sports Keirsten Sires
We discuss her start up platform which allows student athletes to rate their college coaches.
November 15, 2018
Episode #87 With The Coach Chris Celano
We discuss The Red Sox win, College Football Head Coaches Salaries and the announcement of the final KISS Tour.
November 02, 2018
Episode #86 With Self Proclaimed Worlds Greatest Karaoke Singer Chris Celano
Chris Rants about the World Series, Tom Brady Being Ageless, Passion of Coaching College Kids and The Years He Spent In A Band!
October 24, 2018
Episode 85 Former VP of UNIVISON Sports Mal Karwoski
Mal discusses his incredible 32+ year career at UNIVISION Sports. He shares stories and thoughts on skills needed for a career, shift in the digital world and negotiating international broadcast rights deals for the several World Cups.
October 24, 2018
Episode #84 With Chris Celano
Deep dive on MLB Playoffs
October 17, 2018
Episode #83 With Guest Chris Celano
Latest episode of The Sports Biz Podcast
October 16, 2018
Sports Biz Podcast Episode #82
We discuss the business of eSports
October 10, 2018
The New Sports Biz Podcast Episode #81
Mark and Rob discuss the purpose of the new podcast and our Sponsor GamePlanU
October 10, 2018
Episode 80 Follow Your Dreams
The best advice I can give to a young professional
October 03, 2018
Episode 79
September 25, 2018
August 16, 2018
Building your sports business career.
August 16, 2018
May 30, 2018
May 30, 2018
Are U Graduating?
Latest episode of The Sports Dream Job Show
May 10, 2018
Episode #75 Jaryd Wilson Social Media Manager Buffalo Wild Wings
Jaryd shares his journey, the role of a social media manager for a brand and pro team and the skills needed to land a job in social media in pro sports.
May 05, 2018
Episode #74 Stewart Anstead Professional Sports Artist
Turing a passional into a profession
May 05, 2018
Chris Gallagher Chief Revenue Officer Orlando City MLS
Latest episode of The Sports Dream Job Show
April 25, 2018
Bill Guertin Founder Stadium Gorilla Sales Training
Latest episode of The Sports Dream Job Show
April 19, 2018
Episode 71 With Mark Fine - NY METS
Mark discusses his journey and the importance of digital content distribution and the skills they seek with entry level employees at The Mets.
April 11, 2018
Episode # 70 Lee Douglas GM IMG / U of Florida Gators
Latest episode of The Sports Dream Job Show
April 10, 2018
Episode 69 With Ruby Newell - Legner Global Fan Experience Expert
We discuss Ruby's journey from swim coach to international fan experience trainer for pro teams, arena's, amusement parks and a leading public speaker.
March 28, 2018
Don Smyle Episode 68
Latest episode of Business Influencers With Rob Thompson
March 07, 2018
Episode 67 With Dev Pathik Founder Sports Facility Advisory & SFM
Dev shares his insights on the growth of youth sports business and the 8 Billion in mega facilities SFA&SFM manages
February 28, 2018
Mike Taramykin Former EA Sports VP/GM and Founder HYP Sports
Latest episode of Business Influencers With Rob Thompson
February 28, 2018
Stu Upson
COO of International Tennis Hall of Fame
February 21, 2018
Webinar Series
Social Selling and Digital Reputation workshop
February 21, 2018
Murray Cohn
Murray Cohn shares his career story and wonderful advice for Im young sales professionals.
February 15, 2018
George Hammel Podcast
George has an amazing story of courage, overcoming being paralyzed and his tenacity to keep going.
February 15, 2018
Jeff Yocom
Sports Industry Talent Acquisition Professional
January 30, 2018
Social Selling Podcast
Using social media channels to prospect, fill up your funnel and close business.
January 29, 2018
Ron Seaver
Incredible start up story and hilarious stories of his first job in the sports biz.
January 24, 2018
Jeff Longworth
Great conversation about big data, emerging technology and fan engagement.
January 17, 2018
Steiner Sports Podcast
On the show announcement
December 20, 2017
Career Profile
New career profile feature on website announcement.
December 18, 2017
Grant Cardone a social media, entrepreuer legend and NY Times Best Selling Author Interview
Grant Cardone Mega Entrepreuer and leader in social media, sales training and 10x.
December 14, 2017
Mike Vajda of
Mike is a 25+ year vet of grassroots tournament tours and activation. Managing Partner of experiential agency
December 13, 2017
Personal Digital Branding
What is Digital Branding And Why You Need To Be Focused On It.
November 25, 2017
Jeff Pilon founder and former pro football player is a disrupter in box and outdoor lacrosse equipment space this Canadian Company has it sights on entering the US and providing safer lax equipment.
November 21, 2017
JW Cannon Interview
JW discusses social media, finding the right sponsorship and his perspective on recent graduates
November 17, 2017
Make Small Changes
By making small changes in your daily routine will lead to more opportunities.
November 16, 2017
Bruce Barber Interview
Bruce is 20+ year Radio Jock who shares his story and perspective on podcasting and utilizing digital media together as the next content disruptor.
November 13, 2017
Adam White Episode 11717
Adam White Founder and CEO of Front Office Sports
November 07, 2017
Oct 31 2017 Sports Biz Podcast
October 31, 2017
Chris Barry Interview
Chris is the founder and President of
October 28, 2017
Chris Barry Interview
Chris Barry Founder of
October 27, 2017
Lots of announcements
Bunch of stuff
October 19, 2017
Having gratitude in a world of doubt.
October 18, 2017
Steve Hogan Interview
Steve is the CEO of Florida Citrus Sports which operates the Citrus Bowl Game
October 13, 2017
Michael Kelly COO CFP
Interview with Michael Kelly COO College Football Playoffs
October 13, 2017
Big Decisions
Making your big decision your best decision
October 12, 2017
Social Selling
Prospecting and selling via social media.
October 10, 2017
Keep Rolling
Overcome difficult circumstances and keep moving forward despite the challenges or people.
October 06, 2017
Sales vs Partnerships
Are you help your clients business or just hitting your sales goals?
October 05, 2017
Reach Out Wednesday
Connect with 5 People whom you haven't connect with in awhile. See what happens.
October 04, 2017
Define Your Success
I was asked how I define success in my career. I had a two part answer. One from being 25 and the other from age 50.
October 03, 2017
September 27, 2017
Big week in college athletics.
September 27, 2017
IMG Learfield
The merger
September 25, 2017
Podcast Promotion
Be a sponsor of my podcast
September 18, 2017
Sept 15
Digital Professional Courtesy
September 15, 2017
Make It Matter Today
Be grateful and take advantage of the moment today
September 13, 2017
September 12, 2017
Intro • Globalization of sports • Intro
September 12, 2017
Filling Sponsorship Funnels
Fall is the final countdown to get into next years budgets.
September 06, 2017
Step Up Your Social Media Game
Gain the exposure you desire if your commit to upping your social media game.
September 05, 2017
Make It Matter Monday
80/20 life's joys and challenges.
August 28, 2017
Free Webinar
Landing a job in social media and building your client base using social media and the tips, tools and hacks to drive attention and traffic to your platforms.
August 25, 2017
Relationships Matter
Your career will be determined by not only your skill set and work ethic but your relationships.
August 23, 2017
Social Media SportsJobs Up 40%
Free webinar on sports social media jobs sept 18th to sign up.
August 22, 2017
Monday 8/20 Jobs & Investments
Rant about new jobs posted, connecting investors with start ups
August 21, 2017
Free Social Media Webinar
A free 60 minute webinar on the tips, tools and hacks and building professional social media skills
August 19, 2017
Friday 8/17 Did You Win?
Did you close any business this week? How's your calendar look for next week?
August 18, 2017
Super Agent Leigh Steinberg
A great conversation with legendary Agent Leigh Steinberg
August 17, 2017
Throw Back Thursday
I'll answer your questions on air email me
August 17, 2017
Get Comfortable Being Uncomfy
Rant about get comfortable with being uncomfortable at work with tasks you hate to do.
August 16, 2017
Get Under It
When you hit a road block get under it if you can't get over it.
August 15, 2017
Graditude For Working In Sports
Monday rant
August 14, 2017
Horse Racing Not Just 4 Old Guys
Horse Racing in The historic Saratoga Springs New York. It's not just for the old guys. Dress classy and sit at a table or Tailgate and drag in a cooler. Bars, Bands and a great time for sports fans
August 13, 2017
Two Minute Call Sat 8/12
Use the leave a message options on anchor to ask questions and your message will be live on the podcast or email me your questions
August 12, 2017
August 11, 2017
Facebook Watch.
August 11, 2017
Facebook Watch!
It's going to get interesting for YouTube.
August 10, 2017
August 9, 2017
Start a podcast today using anchor and push out daily content.
August 10, 2017
Tuesday Prospecting Clients!
Prospecting clients using social media.
August 08, 2017
August 7, 2017
Using podcasts to gain attention
August 07, 2017
Huge Podcast Guest Update!
Sunday Funday announcing podcast guest super agent Leigh Steinberg!
August 06, 2017
August 5, 2017
Great night last night, prospecting new contacts and following new leads.
August 05, 2017
August 4, 2017
Friday Updates and Super Agent Quest!
August 04, 2017
August 3, 2017
Tacking Fear
August 03, 2017
August 2, 2017
Rant on new business development and fundraising or Friendraising"
August 03, 2017
August 1, 2017
LA 2028 Rant and GRIT beats talent everyday morning moment.
August 01, 2017
July 29, 2017
Intro Grassroots Sports Network
July 29, 2017