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TACKLE WHAT'S NEXT VIRTUAL SUMMIT SERIES

Athlete Entrepreneurship Summit

October 21 & 22, 2021

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Join us online for our next event in our 2021 summit series.

Our third summit on October 21-22 will be on athlete entrepreneurship. 

The ingenuity and determination that you learn as an athlete are valuable. The ability to visualize the future, set a goal out in front of you and attack it is an important skill that you've been honing over the entirety of your athletic career. These very same skills are the keys to success in entrepreneurship. The opportunity to work towards goals, to build the team you want and to create something you love - you can do that. And maybe you already are!

Our Athlete Entrepreneurship Summit is here to celebrate all the athletes turned entrepreneurs that are creating amazing solutions to solve the worlds problems. And we want to encourage future side hustlers, entrepreneurs and consultants to pursue their entrepreneurial dreams.

So whether you're building something big, just dreaming about it, or you've been there- we want you to join us.

ATHLETE ENTREPRENEURSHIP SUMMIT

October [email protected] 2:00pm - 5:30pm ET

October 22 @ 12:00pm - 4:00pm ET

REGISTER
PITCH YOUR BIG IDEA

October 21: 

2:00pm ET - Welcome

2:05pm ET - Panel: What Makes a Great Entrepreneur? 

3:05pm ET - Panel: How to Navigate Entrepreneurship - Managing Your Mentals

4:00pm ET - Panel: What Kind of Business Will you Build? 

5:00pm ET - Networking

October 22: 

12:00pm ET - Welcome

12:05pm ET - Panel: The Financials - Paying Yourself, Paying the Bills and Funding 

12:55pm ET - Using Texting as a Tool to Build Community & Drive Revenue 

 1:15pm ET - Panel: Branding You & Your Business

2:00pm ET - Panel: The ABC's of Getting Funding  

3:00pm ET - Networking & Pitch Opportunity

Topics We'll Cover

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Athlete to Entrepreneur - What Skills Transfer?

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Mental Health - Managing Your Mentals

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Building the Right Business For You

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Branding You & Your Business

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Budgeting - Paying Yourself & Paying the Bills

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Funding & Financing

Pitch to the Pros (ONLY 2 SPACES LEFT!)

$47

Purchase includes:

  • 8 minute pitch
  • 10 minutes of feedback time from REAL investors
  • Exposure for you and your business idea
  • Complimentary Ticket to join the event
  • 15% discount for 3 months of the TWN Champion membership to put your ideas in action
RESERVE MY SESSION
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FEATURED SPEAKERS INCLUDE:

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AMANDA McGREW

Founder, Playoff Dating App 
Former NCAA DI Basketball Player

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STEVE BUMBRY

Founder, Bee Well Living
Former Professional Baseball Player

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NATALIE ALLPORT

Founder, 93 Agency
Former Canadian National Team Snowboarder

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SIVONNIA DeBARROS

Protector of Athletes
Sports & Entertainment Lawyer
Former NCAA Track & Field Athlete

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BRENDAN HARRIS

Director of Athlete Development, X10 Capital Former Professional Baseball Player

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BRIAN ZWERNER

Co-Founder, Beyond The Game Network

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ERIKA FAY

LMFT President / Founder, Maximum Achievement Coaching
Former Swimmer & NCAA Water Polo Player

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JONATHAN JONES

2x TEDx Speaker, Best-Selling Author
Founder, Podcasting for Players
Former NCAA Basketball Player

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JARROD BARNES

Investor, Emerson Collective

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KRYSTAL BEACHUM

Founder & CEO, Student Athletes Unite
Former NCAA Basketball Player

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TAJ DASHAUN

Athlete Transition Coach
Author, “Athlete to Entrepreneur”
Host, Thrive After Sports podcast
Former NCAA Football Player

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DANNY HARRIS

Founder & CEO, GMDY

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LAVONNE IDLETTE

Reddish Bull Finance
US Olympic Track & Field Athlete

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MICHAEL WILLETT

Founder & CEO, WalkOn Nation
Former NCAA Football Player

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TARYN BUSHROD

Money Mindset Coach
The Money PlayBook

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CORY CAMP

Personal Performance Coach, Forever Athlete
Host, Forever Athlete Radio
Former NCAA Swimmer

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CHRISSI SANDERS

Real Estate Entrepreneur

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ADAM SHAPIRO

Sports Business Development Lead, Subtext

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COREY JACKSON

Founder, Qwerkz
Former NFL Player

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WILL BAGGETT

Founder, Emergent Executives LLC

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BEN TROUPE

Motivational Speaker, Author, Philanthropist, ESPN Radio Host Former NFL Player

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EVAN BURK

Founder, Highest Level
Podcast Host, The Highest Level with Evan Burk 
Professional Speaker

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MATT MORIZIO

Financial Advisor, Beck Bode
Former Minor League Baseball Player

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YOAN NOGUIER

Co-Founder, Yunus Sports Hub

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PATRICK BROWN

Investment Advisor
Director of Insurance & Risk Management
Founder, Financial Literacy for Student Athletes
Former D1 Student Athlete

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KIMBERLY HAYNES

Founder and CEO, OMBI Group LLC
Principal, Haynes Johnson LLC

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RANDY OSEI

Founder & Executive Director, Athlete Technology Group

PARTNERS:

SUMMIT RESOURCES: 

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Athlete to Entrepreneur: Powerful Stories of Transition from Players to Professionals

Check out Athlete to Entrepreneur by Taj Dashaun. He highlights stories of former athletes to give a behind-the-scenes view of their journeys. May each of these stories educate, impact, and inspire you to use the skills you have learned as an athlete to become change agents for your communities as you transition from players to professionals.

CHECK IT OUT HERE
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The Training Ground App

Training Ground is an all encompassing, self-development education app by athletes, for athletes. Many athletes at all levels struggle with the transition to life after sport yet each of them have intangible skills that can be used to find success off the playing field. Whether it’s entrepreneurship, financial literacy, investment, personal growth or technology literacy, Training Ground is aiming to bring the ownership back to athletes through education, resource guides and mentorship.

DOWNLOAD THE TRAINING GROUND APP

What is the Tackle What's Next Summit Series? 

Are you an athlete searching for what’s next in your life? Don’t know where to turn or how to figure out your next career after sports?
The transition from sport to what’s next can be isolating and challenging for everyone. You may struggle with things as simple as finding a new routine or grapple with how to find your next passion.

Do you work with athletes?
You may have athlete clients, co-workers or friends that don’t know where to turn, or you may want to be a positive support system for them during their transition.

Are you a company looking for employees with the built-in skillsets to make your team better?
Athletes have valuable attributes that businesses need to grow, like leadership, adaptability, determination and teamwork.

Start here.
The Tackle What’s Next Summit is a must-attend event for athletes, sports executives, and corporations to learn more about how to successfully navigate the opportunities and challenges of athlete career transition.

  • Learn how to find your next passion outside of sports.
  • Network with key influencers and executives that can help get you where you want to go.
  • Identify your skills that are valuable to a business or a community organization.
  • Understand the opportunities that are available to you.
  • Grow and build your next career.

 

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