Sports Business Summit

If you are a student who wants to work in sports this is an event you won't want to miss!

The Sports Business Summit is our biggest event of the year and takes place in the middle of the Spring semester. It was awarded best College of Business organization hosted event of the year in 2015 and every year we strive to make it bigger and better!

4th Annual Sports Business Summit


-Hosted by SBI on Saturday, April 14 from 1pm-4pm at PETCO Park 

-Half-day event for students, local sports industry representatives, and community members to get to hear from and interact with successful executives and leaders in the industry

-Attire: Business Professional

-Consists of: introduction to jobs/career paths within the sports industry, all-star panel, networking breaks, keynote, opportunity drawing, and a Padres game

-Badge Pick-Up: Before event @12:15pm

-Guest speakers listed below with more to be announced, follow @sbisdsu on instagram for updates



Jake Kelfer - Founder, Professional Basketball Combine

Blain Skinner - Executive Director, Corporate Partnerships, Los Angeles Lakers

Alex Ortiz - Sports Marketing Manager, Ethika

Melissa Werman Manager, Community Relations, San Diego Gulls

Sheri Mendon Director of Marketing and Fan Development, San Diego Seals

Eric McKenzie - Vice President, Ticket Sales & Membership Services, San Diego Padres


Get your tickets Here


*Limited Amount of tickets available, tickets on sale until March 1st




For all other inquiries or if you are a local company/organization and would like to be involved in the opportunity drawing or table for job/internship offerings, please contact


Opportunity Drawing INFORMATION:


FOLLOWING THE SPEAKER GUEST PANEL, SBI is excited to host an opportunity drawing with prizes donated by our speakers and guests. All proceeds raised from tickets will go to the non-profit organization (CAF) that provides support to people with physical challenges so they can pursue active lifestyles through physical fitness and competitive athletics.