Speaker Series

Speaker Series

The R.I.S.E. Speaker Series gives students first-person access to experts in sports marketing and media. Students can tune in to LIVE interviews on our YouTube channel as industry leaders share valuable advice on starting out and finding success in sports marketing and media. Our Speaker Series events are always available on our YouTube channel as an ever-growing library of content for our students and the community at large.
These are just a few of our featured speakers: ...

These are just a few of our featured speakers:

Subscribe to the R.I.S.E. YouTube channel for access to all Speaker Series events! R.I.S.E. YOUTUBE CHANNEL 

 

  • Muhsin Muhammad, Former Panthers Wide Receiver
  • Sam Hartman, Wake Forest University Quarterback
  • Joe Michaels, Former Today Show Director
  • Ashley Shahahmadi, Charlotte Hornets Live Host, Sideline Reporter, Braves Live Studio Host
  • Joe Davis, L.A. Dodgers Play-By-Play Announcer & FOX Sports Announcer

Women Who Changed the Game Panel 1 R.I.S.E.

Muhsin Muhammad R.I.S.E.

Sam Hartman R.I.S.E.

Joe Davis R.I.S.E.

Ashley Shahamadi R.I.S.E.

Joe Michaels R.I.S.E.

Jason Benetti R.I.S.E.

Barry Rice R.I.S.E.

These are just a few of our featured speakers: ...

These are just a few of our featured speakers:

Subscribe to the R.I.S.E. YouTube channel for access to all Speaker Series events! R.I.S.E. YOUTUBE CHANNEL 

 

  • Muhsin Muhammad, Former Panthers Wide Receiver
  • Sam Hartman, Wake Forest University Quarterback
  • Joe Michaels, Former Today Show Director
  • Ashley Shahahmadi, Charlotte Hornets Live Host, Sideline Reporter, Braves Live Studio Host
  • Joe Davis, L.A. Dodgers Play-By-Play Announcer & FOX Sports Announcer

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HOW YOU CAN HELP

As a nonprofit organization, we rely on support from donors, sponsors, and volunteers to provide the R.I.S.E. program to all students at no cost and ensure a level playing field where socioeconomic status is not a barrier to experience and opportunity.

There are many ways to help R.I.S.E. enhance educational opportunities for students interested in working in the sports industry and provide economic mobility to under-resourced students:

DONATE

DONATE

Your donation will help cover costs of equipment needed for students, as well as, running and staffing the R.I.S.E. program.

VOLUNTEER

VOLUNTEER

We welcome volunteers from all backgrounds to help us make R.I.S.E. a success!

SPONSOR

SPONSOR

When your business supports R.I.S.E., you not only help develop the next generation of sports industry leaders; you also show the community how much you care.

Please contact R.I.S.E. to learn how to DONATE, VOLUNTEER and LEARN ABOUT SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES.