CHICAGO, IL —670 The Score and WBBM Newsradio will be hosting the Comcast Business Class Newsmakers Business of Sports: Life after the Game panel presented by MB Financial on Thursday, September 20th, at the House of Blues in downtown Chicago. The event will consist of the biggest names in Chicago sports, discussing their success in the business world after playing.
The panel will include: multi-sport star Bo Jackson, Chicago football great Gary Fencik, and Miracle on Ice star and former professional hockey player, Jack O’Callahan. More guests will be added as the event draws near. The Business of Sports panel will be hosted by 670 The Score’s morning show hosts, Mike Mulligan and Brian Hanley.
“We are looking forward to hosting what will be an all-star event. I think the Chicagoland consumer, specifically people interested in Sports Business, will enjoy the all-star panel we have put together,” said Mitch Rosen, Program Director of WSCR 670 The Score. “With Bo Jackson headlining this event, it will be a great opportunity to hear his business ideas and philosophies. Bo is one of the greatest stories in the sports industry and has numerous accomplishments as a two-sport professional athlete. For sports fans and business people alike, this will be a can’t-miss event.”
Tickets go on sale Wednesday, August 15 at 12:00 pm. The Business of Sports panel will take place on September 20th and 5:30pm. Ticket price is $25.00 per person, which includes hors d’oeuvres, the presentation by the panelists, and question and answer session.