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OHIO Darren Butler Sports Business Forum

Thursday, September 21 2017 04:00pm

Join Ohio University for Darren Butler Sports Business Forum on Thursday, September 21 and Friday, September 22, 2017.

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The College of Business looks forward to showcasing the strong participation and professionalism of its sports management students at the Darren Butler Sports Business Forum. The event will deliver a streamlined recruiting experience for sports industry employers.

Recruiters are encouraged to connect with students at both the Employer Expo and Networking Reception on Thursday, September 21 and have the option to conduct interviews in dedicated space on Friday, September 22.

Students are encouraged to learn about opportunities in their respective fields through an Alumni Speaker Series on Friday.

Thursday, September 21

Employer Expo and Networking Reception

4:00pm – 8:00pm

Employers will host tables at a career fair in the Baker University Center Ballroom, Fourth Floor. Set up for employers will begin at 2:00pm. Students will arrive beginning at 4:00pm, with the event transitioning to a networking reception on the balcony at approximately 6:30pm. We welcome all employers, students, alumni and faculty to join the College of Business at the networking reception directly outside of the Ballroom for non-alcoholic beverages and light hors d’oeuvres. The event will conclude at approximately 8:00pm. 

Friday, September 22


9:00am – 4:00pm

Dedicated interview space will be available on Friday for employers participating in Thursday’s employer expo and networking reception. Additional reservation for space is required.

Alumni Speaker Series

9:00am – 12:00pm

Alumni guests will speak on panels exploring career tracks and industry topics.