Sports Management Worldwide offers Revolutionary Education Opportunities

April 07, 2005 (PRLEAP.COM) Education News


Dr. Lynn Lashbrook
Sports Management Worldwide
1100 NW Glisan 2B
Portland, Oregon, USA
Phone: 503-445-7105
Fax: 503-445-9392

What do these sports professionals all have in common?

Dr. G. Lynn Lashbrook; Sports Management adjunct professor at EOU and WOU. NFL Sports Agent having represented over 20 clients in the NFL. President of the Oregon Baseball Campaign. President and Founder of Sports Management Worldwide.

Rob Neyer, ESPN Baseball Analyst

Mark Warkentien, Cleveland Cavaliers Director of Personnel

Matt Brock; 8 year NFL veteran with the Green Bay Packers and the New York Jets, and former U of O football player.

Sally Sullivan, JD, former Sports Agent to Serena and Venus Williams, Katy Stedding, NFL and MLB players and Olympic Athletes.

Bret Polvorosa, Grip Inc President and Sports Marketing Consultant

KC Callero, Overseas Basketball Sports Agent representing over 20 players in 10 countries

Tom Leip, Portland State Asst. Athletic Director

Rich Burke, Voice of the Portland, Oregon Triple A Beavers

Fred Schreyer, Professional Bowling Commissioner and former Sports Agent to Troy Aikman, Jason Williams, Gary Payton, Richard Jefferson, Natalie Williams and Tiffeny Milbrett.

The answer:

Sports Management Worldwide, an International Online Sports Education Company and Sports Agency headquartered in Portland, Oregon. With over 20 online sports education classes and an international sports agency, they are the front porch to entering the wild world of Sports Management. SMWW offers College Accredited Training Courses that are not offered on college campuses that catapult students into the Sports Business World.

8 Week courses include topics like:

Athlete Management 400, (Become a Sports Agent)
Baseball General Manager and Scouting, (Work in MLB)
Basketball General Manager and Scouting (Work in the NBA)
Sports Revenue Management (Break into sports via ticket sales and sponsorship)
New Era High School Athletic Director (dealing with the nationwide funding crisis)
Sports Broadcasting via the Internet
Sports Salary Capology

Who takes these courses?
• College students needing college credit
• students who want a Masters, Doctorate or MBA in Sports Management
• Sports Professionals who want to learn more about their field.
• Individuals interested in career in sports
Most students are located in the US and Canada, but international students include Honduras, Mexico, Africa, Europe, Kuwait, Barbados, China, Australia, and even soldiers overseas.

What makes these courses unique?
The opportunity to learn from instructors/facilitators (see list above), who have been or are in the trenches of today’s competitive billion dollar sports industry. All courses include an audio online chat that the students use to discuss issues, network and visit with the instructors.

What makes an article about Sports Management Worldwide newsworthy?
• Faculty includes well know sports executives who are veterans in sports
• Online education is one of the fastest growing markets
• Sports Business is one of the fastest growing markets
• Last year, the first full year SMWW was in operation, they serviced almost 1000 students, this year they will service an additional 1000. That is the size of a small university. All about sports. Right in downtown Portland, Oregon Pearl District.