Sports Business Classroom is excited to announce that Dennis Rogers, Director of Basketball Communications for the Los Angeles Clippers, will be a featured presenter for the 2018 SBC session.
As a featured speaker at the 2018 Sports Business Classroom, Rogers will be part of an all-star lineup of sports business executives that are teachers and presenters. Previous years at SBC have featured NBA Commissioner Adam Silver, Washington Wizards Head Coach Scott Brooks, ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski, Ned Cohen of the Philadelphia 76ers, Toronto Raptors GM Masai Ujiri, and the Vegas Summer League’s very own Warren LeGarie.
SBC Speaker Bio: Dennis Rogers
Dennis Rogers is in his fifth season with the Clippers, his fourth as the Director of Basketball Communications. In the past, he also served as the Director of Digital Media for the Clippers. Rogers came to the Clippers in December of 2012 after serving nine-plus seasons for the New Orleans Hornets as the Director of Basketball Communications. He started with the Hornets in July, 2003 as an intern and moved up the ranks serving every role in the department towards his final five-plus seasons as the director. With the Clippers, Rogers coordinates all player interview requests for local and national media members, writes news releases, helps compile statistical needs and research for the coaching staff and travels with the team. Rogers has also worked for the NBA Summer League since its inception in 2004, the Dallas Cowboys, Momentum Sports Agency and Mississippi State University Men’sBasketball. He is a graduate of SMU in Dallas, TX.
About Sports Business Classroom
Immersed in the Las Vegas Summer League, Sports Business Classroom 2018 will play host to two training and educational programs: The Business of Basketball and The Executive Session focused on the league salary cap.
Designed for those looking to break into the sports business world, the six-day Business of Basketball program will give attendees the opportunity to learn from and interact with top executives while performing real exercises in scouting, video, analytics, social media, digital branding, broadcasting, and the league salary cap.
Designed for league and team personnel, agents and accredited media, the Executive Session will provide a deep dive and advanced analysis focused on the league salary cap. Participants in the Business of Basketball program who are majoring in the league salary cap will learn shoulder-to-shoulder with industry personnel enrolled in the Executive Session.