Prominent Sports Executive Joins Athlete Network to Help Build and Empower Athletes Transitioning Post-College
LENEXA, KS (PRWEB) MAY 10, 2016
Athlete Network today announced that David Meltzer, ESQ, current CEO of Sports 1 Marketing, a firm he co-founded with Hall of Fame Quarterback Warren Moon, has joined their Board of Directors. Meltzer brings more than 25 years of experience as an entrepreneur and executive in the legal, technology, sports and entertainment fields. With expertise across many industry verticals, Meltzer’s background has uniquely positioned him to become a world-renowned thought leader.
“Dave brings a wealth of entrepreneurial, technology and sports industry experience from his successful career at Sports 1 and time as CEO of Leigh Steinberg Sports & Entertainment,” said Chris Smith, Athlete Network’s Founder & CEO. “I am thrilled to welcome him to Athlete Network’s Board of Directors and I look forward to working with him.”
“I am passionate about positively influencing, and empowering, the lives of others, especially athletes, and Athlete Network gives athletes the tools to keep competing in life,” said Meltzer. “I am delighted to join the Athlete Network Board and look forward to contributing to its continued success.”
In addition to serving as CEO of Sports 1 Marketing, Meltzer is an entrepreneur, life coach, motivational speaker, author, student, and philanthropist. He was recently named Variety Magazine Sports Humanitarian of the Year and listed on Forbes Top ten “Must Hire Keynote Speaker in 2016”. Meltzer currently lives in Orange County, CA with his wife and four children.
About Athlete Network:
Athlete Network was founded with a simple mission – create an online community where athletes can fuel their driven lifestyles. Athlete Network works to keep athletes competing in every aspect of their lives by uniting them in one network. They provide athletes with online tools to connect with fellow athletes in addition to the most efficient access to employers that embrace their competitive mindset and push it to higher levels. Visit http://www.athletenetwork.com for more information and to sign up for a free profile to start connecting with elite athletes.
About Sports 1 Marketing:
Sports 1 Marketing is a sports and entertainment marketing agency that leverages the relationship capital that founders David Meltzer and Warren Moon built over 36 years. Since 2010, they have utilized their situational knowledge to be statistically successful in everything they do. Sports 1 Marketing is able to bring the right people to their projects to attract more of the right people to elevate the awareness and exposure of projects.