Diversity

Minor League Baseball Bringing More Women To Winter Meetings

Since 2008, Minor League Baseball has hosted the annual Women in Baseball Leadership Event in December during the league’s Winter Baseball Meetings. Throughout the years though, the event proved to […]

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MLS’s Diversity Hiring Grades Dip In 2019

In 2019, Major League Soccer showed signs of strides, as well as setbacks, when it comes to embracing gender and racial diversity in the workplace. According to the 2019 MLS […]

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Shot Callers: Oris Stuart, Chief Diversity and Inclusion Officer, NBA

The NBA believes that diversity and inclusion can be a driving force behind innovation and can greatly help in improving the business of basketball. FOS Senior Writer Michael McCarthy chats […]

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Behrens, Brooks At Forefront Of NBA’s Push For Gender Diversity

For two of the NBA’s leading female executives, their path to the league couldn’t have been more different. While Kathy Behrens was a multi-sport athlete at the University of Hartford […]

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Women In Sports Roundtable: Big Sky Athletic Directors

As the Big Sky Conference hits the 2019-20 season, there are now five female athletic directors in the conference – the highest number of any NCAA conference. FOS asked each […]

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Berman Joins NLL As League Prepares For Growth

After more than 13 years of working in the NHL league office, Jessica Berman felt that she reached a point in her career that if an opportunity came about that […]

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Shot Callers: Amy Huchthausen, America East Conference

The America East Conference has seen several great successes in recent years, from UMBC men’s basketball’s upset over Virginia to postseason success in men’s and women’s lacrosse. The league has […]

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MiLB’s FIELD Program Aims To Diversify Baseball Leadership

In its fourth year, Minor League Baseball’s FIELD Program welcomes 32 participants to its immersive week of professional development.

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Meet the Rising 25: Samantha Timmons of the USTA

A recent graduate of the University of North Carolina at Charlotte, Timmons has experience connecting with audiences of all kinds.

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Adam Silver Wants More Gender Diversity

The NBA commissioner states his desire to get more women into the sports industry. The NBA currently has a 31.6 percent ratio of women in team management.

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